Entertainment

An example of a child’s artwork during the COVID-19 pandemic is shown in a handout. Many of the children’s drawings show people alone, haunted by shadowy spectres, or worse, their own thoughts.The researcher behind the childart.ca project says the virtual gallery of illustrations by Canadian kids and teenagers showcases a wide variety of visions of the pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-childart.ca

‘This is too much’: Art shows children’s struggles during pandemic, says researcher

Recurring themes include confined figures, screaming faces and gory imagery

An example of a child’s artwork during the COVID-19 pandemic is shown in a handout. Many of the children’s drawings show people alone, haunted by shadowy spectres, or worse, their own thoughts.The researcher behind the childart.ca project says the virtual gallery of illustrations by Canadian kids and teenagers showcases a wide variety of visions of the pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-childart.ca

B.C. tree that inspired award-winning author Joy Kogawa damaged by windstorm

B.C. tree that inspired award-winning author Joy Kogawa damaged by windstorm

FILE - Tyler Perry poses at the grand opening of Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta on Oct. 5, 2019. Perry and the Motion Picture and Television Fund are being honored with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Thursday. Perry and the MPTF will receive their Oscar statuettes at the 93rd Academy Awards on April 25. (Photo by Elijah Nouvelage/Invision/AP, File)

Tyler Perry and MPTF to get humanitarian award at Oscars

Filmmaker Tyler Perry and the Motion Picture and Television Fund are being…

FILE - Tyler Perry poses at the grand opening of Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta on Oct. 5, 2019. Perry and the Motion Picture and Television Fund are being honored with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Thursday. Perry and the MPTF will receive their Oscar statuettes at the 93rd Academy Awards on April 25. (Photo by Elijah Nouvelage/Invision/AP, File)
Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Sheldon Keefe draws a play for Jimmy Vesey (26) and John Tavares (left) during first period NHL scrimmage action in Toronto on January 9, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Sheldon Keefe draws a play for Jimmy Vesey (26) and John Tavares (left) during first period NHL scrimmage action in Toronto on January 9, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
In this combination photo, Mayim Bialik, from left, attends the Israeli Consulate Celebration of the 70th Anniversary of Israel on June 10, 2018, in Los Angeles, Katie Couric arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party on Feb. 9, 2020, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo)

Katie Couric, Mayim Bialik to be ‘Jeopardy!’ guest hosts

Couric to be the first woman ever to host show

  • Jan 14, 2021
In this combination photo, Mayim Bialik, from left, attends the Israeli Consulate Celebration of the 70th Anniversary of Israel on June 10, 2018, in Los Angeles, Katie Couric arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party on Feb. 9, 2020, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo)
The Chinese inked on paper original of the comic character Tintin and his dog snowy as a pirate made for an advertising and drawn by Belgian creator Herge, is displayed at the Artcurial auction house in Paris, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. The art work with an estimates value of 2.2 to 2.8 million euros (US $ 3650 to 6080), is going on sale Thursday. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

Rare Tintin comic book art set to sell for millions in Paris

Rare Tintin comic book art set to sell for millions in Paris

The Chinese inked on paper original of the comic character Tintin and his dog snowy as a pirate made for an advertising and drawn by Belgian creator Herge, is displayed at the Artcurial auction house in Paris, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. The art work with an estimates value of 2.2 to 2.8 million euros (US $ 3650 to 6080), is going on sale Thursday. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Shingoose, left, and Duke Redbird, perform in this undated handout photo. Folk musician and Indigenous rights activist Curtis Jonnie, known as performer Shingoose, has died after testing positive for COVID-19. He was 74. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO - Light In The Attic Records, Duke Redbird

Ojibway musician Curtis Jonnie, known as Shingoose, dies at 74

Ojibway musician Curtis Jonnie, known as Shingoose, dies at 74

Shingoose, left, and Duke Redbird, perform in this undated handout photo. Folk musician and Indigenous rights activist Curtis Jonnie, known as performer Shingoose, has died after testing positive for COVID-19. He was 74. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO - Light In The Attic Records, Duke Redbird
This image released by HBO Max shows Chef Pauline in a scene from the four-part documentary series, “The Event,” which shows the intense planning and details that go into high-profile catering. The series premieres on HBO Max on Jan. 14. (Jessica Brooks/HBO Max via AP)

‘It was so frenetic:’ HBO Max follows Wolfgang Puck Catering

‘It was so frenetic:’ HBO Max follows Wolfgang Puck Catering

This image released by HBO Max shows Chef Pauline in a scene from the four-part documentary series, “The Event,” which shows the intense planning and details that go into high-profile catering. The series premieres on HBO Max on Jan. 14. (Jessica Brooks/HBO Max via AP)
Corb Lund is a popular performer with Cowichan Valley country music fans. (Lexi Bainas/Citizen)

Alberta musician Corb Lund comes out against proposed coal mines in Rocky Mountains

An Alberta musician is coming out against proposed coal mines for the…

Corb Lund is a popular performer with Cowichan Valley country music fans. (Lexi Bainas/Citizen)
FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2010, file photo, actor Chuck Norris stands following a ceremony in Garland, Texas. Norris’ manager says the “Walker, Texas Ranger” star was not present at last week’s deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol. A photo of a man resembling Norris apparently with a member of the mob began trending online. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

Chuck Norris manager says actor was not at U.S. Capitol riot

‘This is not Chuck Norris’

  • Jan 13, 2021
FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2010, file photo, actor Chuck Norris stands following a ceremony in Garland, Texas. Norris’ manager says the “Walker, Texas Ranger” star was not present at last week’s deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol. A photo of a man resembling Norris apparently with a member of the mob began trending online. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)
FILE - Billie Eilish arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. The Grammy-winning star is releasing a collection of hundreds of rarely seen photos in May. Grand Central Publishing announced Tuesday that the book is called “Billie Eilish.” The publisher says it will capture Eilish’s essence inside and out and offer readers personal glimpses into her childhood, her life on tour, and more. “Billie Eilish” includes text but will mostly consist of photos. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

Her past: Billie Eilish photo book coming in May

Hundreds of rarely seen photos

  • Jan 13, 2021
FILE - Billie Eilish arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. The Grammy-winning star is releasing a collection of hundreds of rarely seen photos in May. Grand Central Publishing announced Tuesday that the book is called “Billie Eilish.” The publisher says it will capture Eilish’s essence inside and out and offer readers personal glimpses into her childhood, her life on tour, and more. “Billie Eilish” includes text but will mostly consist of photos. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

‘We are not enemies’: Neil Young calls for empathy after U.S. Capitol riot

‘We are not enemies’: Neil Young calls for empathy after U.S. Capitol riot

This image released by IFC Films shows a scene from "MLK/FBI," new documentary that shows how FBI director J. Edgar Hoover used the full force of his federal law enforcement agency to attack King and his progressive, nonviolent cause. That included wiretaps, blackmail and informers, trying to find dirt on King. (IFC Films via AP)

Review: ‘MLK/FBI’ explores the roots of an American ill will

Review: ‘MLK/FBI’ explores the roots of an American ill will

This image released by IFC Films shows a scene from "MLK/FBI," new documentary that shows how FBI director J. Edgar Hoover used the full force of his federal law enforcement agency to attack King and his progressive, nonviolent cause. That included wiretaps, blackmail and informers, trying to find dirt on King. (IFC Films via AP)
(Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Five musicians recognized at inaugural SiriusXM Black Canadian Music Awards

Tobi, rapper Naya Ali, and R&B singer-songwriters Raahiim, Hunnah and Dylan Sinclair win

(Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
A crew works on the set of the television show “Heartland,” in a handout photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-CBC-Michelle Faye Fraser
A crew works on the set of the television show “Heartland,” in a handout photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-CBC-Michelle Faye Fraser
In this March 1, 2020 file photo, a model wears a creation for the Valentino fashion collection during Women's fashion week Fall/Winter 2020/21 presented in Paris. Ending the confusion over the fate of Paris Fashion Week, French fashion's regulatory body has said that this month's Paris men's and haute couture fashion shows will be strictly audience-free over coronavirus fears. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

This month’s Paris Fashion Week goes totally digital

PARIS — Ending the confusion over the fate of Paris Fashion Week,…

In this March 1, 2020 file photo, a model wears a creation for the Valentino fashion collection during Women's fashion week Fall/Winter 2020/21 presented in Paris. Ending the confusion over the fate of Paris Fashion Week, French fashion's regulatory body has said that this month's Paris men's and haute couture fashion shows will be strictly audience-free over coronavirus fears. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)
FILE - This image released by Jeopardy! shows Alex Trebek, host of the game show "Jeopardy!" Trebek’s final week of episodes will air Monday, Jan. 4 through Friday, Jan. 8, 2021. All five episodes were taped in late October. (Jeopardy! via AP)

Sentimental video tribute closes Trebek’s final “Jeopardy!”

More than two months after Alex Trebek’s death, fans of “Jeopardy!” finally…

FILE - This image released by Jeopardy! shows Alex Trebek, host of the game show "Jeopardy!" Trebek’s final week of episodes will air Monday, Jan. 4 through Friday, Jan. 8, 2021. All five episodes were taped in late October. (Jeopardy! via AP)
People cross the Millennium Bridge with St. Paul's Cathedral in the background in London, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021 during England's third national lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus. (AP Photo/Tony Hicks)

Queen Elizabeth II and husband receive COVID-19 vaccinations

LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, Prince Philip, have received…

People cross the Millennium Bridge with St. Paul's Cathedral in the background in London, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021 during England's third national lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus. (AP Photo/Tony Hicks)
FILE - Journalist Neil Sheehan is shown in New York, Nov. 29, 1988. Sheehan, a reporter and Pulitzer Prize-winning author who broke the story of the Pentagon Papers for The New York Times and who chronicled the deception at the heart of the Vietnam War in his epic book about the war, has died. He was 84. (AP Photo/Ed Bailey)

Neil Sheehan, Pentagon Papers reporter, Vietnam author, dies

WASHINGTON — Neil Sheehan, a reporter and Pulitzer Prize-winning author who broke…

FILE - Journalist Neil Sheehan is shown in New York, Nov. 29, 1988. Sheehan, a reporter and Pulitzer Prize-winning author who broke the story of the Pentagon Papers for The New York Times and who chronicled the deception at the heart of the Vietnam War in his epic book about the war, has died. He was 84. (AP Photo/Ed Bailey)
This March 10, 2020 photo shows Venezuelan conductor Rafael Payare who has been hired as music director of the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal starting with the 2022-23 season. (Gerard Collett via AP)

Rafael Payare to head Montreal Symphony starting in 2022-23

Conductor Rafael Payare was hired Thursday as music director of the Orchestre…

This March 10, 2020 photo shows Venezuelan conductor Rafael Payare who has been hired as music director of the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal starting with the 2022-23 season. (Gerard Collett via AP)