Thursday, February 21, 2019

Ring King: Biopic of N.S. wrestler Rocky Johnson, father of The Rock, in works

The remarkable story of Rocky Johnson, the African-Nova Scotian professional wrestler who fathered one of Hollywood's biggest stars, may be coming to...

North Korean charged in Sony hack, WannaCry attack and digital Bangladesh bank heist

The U.S. Justice Department has charged a computer programmer allegedly working on behalf of the North Korean government with the hack of...

Cranberries singer drowned in bathtub after excessive drinking, inquest reveals

Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan accidentally drowned in a bathtub in a London hotel after drinking excessively, a coroner's inquest concluded Thursday. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/cranberries-o-riordan-inquest-drowning-excessive-drinking-1.4812523?cmp=rss

Scarborough talent is centre stage at TIFF this year

From co-hosting a television series on TVO to walking the red carpet at TIFF, Lamar Johnson's star power is only getting bigger....

Roy Moore suing Sacha Baron Cohen for defamation over TV sketch mocking him

Roy Moore, the former U.S. Senate candidate from Alabama, has filed a $95 million US lawsuit, accusing Sacha Baron Cohen of defamation...

Kardashian back at the White House for prison reform

Reality television star Kim Kardashian West, who successfully pushed U.S. President Donald Trump to grant a pardon for a drug offender earlier...

Prince’s estate files copyright infringement suit against alleged piracy network

Prince's estate is suing what it says is a European piracy network that is selling his music around the world, including his...

Woman regrets taking photo of former Cosby actor working at grocery checkout

The woman who took a photo of a former regular on The Cosby Show while he worked at a New Jersey grocery...

TIFF, where Weinstein films once premiered, stresses zero tolerance policy in #MeToo era

With initiatives including the Share Her Journey women's rally, a newly created hotline and an emphasis on its code of conduct, TIFF,...

Kevin Spacey, Steven Seagal won’t be prosecuted for alleged sex assaults

Los Angeles prosecutors have cited the statute of limitations while saying they won't file sexual assault cases against actors Kevin Spacey and...