Friday, March 22, 2019

Octavia Spencer to star as hair care mogul Madam Walker

Octavia Spencer is bringing the story of hair care mogul Madam C.J. Walker to television. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/spencer-series-madam-walker-1.4766292?cmp=rss

Harvey Weinstein’s insurers fight to avoid paying his legal bills

Harvey Weinstein is locked in a messy battle with insurance companies over his steadily mounting legal bills. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/weinstein-insurers-legal-bills-1.4766269?cmp=rss

Kendrick Lamar to guest star on acclaimed drama Power

Kendrick Lamar is appearing Sunday on the series Power, his first role on a scripted series. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/lamar-guest-appearance-power-1.4766123?cmp=rss

S’mores Pie

Love s'mores but don't have a campfire? Make this ooey, gooey chocolatey s'mores pie instead! It's waiting for your next summertime gathering. Warm weather conjures...

Seth Rogen on his Vancouver transit voice: ‘It’s more a friendly, instructive tone’

Canadian actor-writer Seth Rogen says he's very proud to be a Vancouver native, which is part of the reason he jumped at...

Gimli Film Festival honours Guy Maddin’s career in cinema

Lifelong Winnipegger Guy Maddin has been travelling to Gimli his whole life, and says he once dreamed of having a film festival...

Foil Packs with Sausage, Corn, Zucchini and Potatoes

Foil packs on the grill are so easy! Just toss together veggies and some sausage, and close them up in foil before tossing on...

Meet the Canadian who is helping fashion get over its size obsession

Alexandra Waldman knows what larger-sized women want when it comes to fashion: quality, choice and a shopping experience that doesn't make them...

CBS investigating sexual misconduct claims against CEO Les Moonves

The New Yorker is reporting that six women who had professional dealings with the CEO of CBS, Les Moonves, say he sexually...

Next Star Wars film to use unreleased Carrie Fisher footage

J.J. Abrams says he will use unreleased footage of Carrie Fisher in the next Star Wars film to give the latest trilogy...