Entertainment

Returning to acting, Jagger plays a man of wealth and taste

NEW YORK — It’s been nearly 20 years since Mick Jagger last…

  • Mar 5, 2020

Trebek reaches 1-year mark in cancer fight with hope, candour

LOS ANGELES — Alex Trebek marked his one-year battle against pancreatic cancer…

  • Mar 5, 2020

Ronan Farrow dumps publisher for releasing Woody Allen’s memoir

Ronan Farrow has blasted the publisher of his blockbuster book “Catch and…

Folk musician Ron Hynes to be inducted to Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Acclaimed folk musician Ron Hynes will be inducted…

Lawyer says award-winning Iran filmmaker summoned to prison

TEHRAN, Iran — An Iranian filmmaker who just won the Berlin Film…

  • Mar 4, 2020

Juno-nominated rapper bbno$ on how TikTok boosted his breakout hit ‘Lalala’

TORONTO — Canadian rapper bbno$ (pronounced “baby no money”) can tell you…

Avril Lavigne postpones tour in Asia as musicians respond to COVID-19 outbreak

TORONTO — Avril Lavigne is among the latest musicians to postpone international…

Ottawa journalist and historian Mark Bourrie wins final RBC Taylor Prize

TORONTO — Mark Bourrie believed that “Bush Runner” would be his last…

Stray-dog story ‘Clebs’ among Canadian winners at Berlin film fest

A Canadian/Moroccan story of a stray-dog refuge, and a satirical biopic of…

First ride featuring Mickey Mouse debuts at Disney World

ORLANDO, Fla. — The Walt Disney Co. was built on the shoulders…

  • Mar 3, 2020

‘Inside the Actors Studio’ host James Lipton dies at 93

LOS ANGELES — James Lipton, an actor-turned-drama-school-dean who got hundreds of Hollywood…

Media faces challenges in covering coronavirus outbreak

NEW YORK — Covering the coronavirus story requires careful navigation and constant…

  • Mar 2, 2020

Ecology and kinetic styles grace Paris Fashion Week shows

PARIS — Models wearing animal outfits joined the finale of Stella McCartney’s…

  • Mar 2, 2020

Virus fears close down France’s famed Louvre Museum

PARIS — The spreading coronavirus epidemic shut down France’s Louvre Museum on…

Hilary Duff seeks new ‘Lizzie McGuire’ TV home on Hulu

LOS ANGELES — Hilary Duff is asking Disney to find a TV…

Virus fears lead K-pop superstars BTS to cancel Seoul shows

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — K-pop superstars BTS cancelled an upcoming concert…

  • Feb 28, 2020

The prince and the pop star work on charity single in London

LONDON — Prince Harry joined Jon Bon Jovi at Abbey Road Studios…

  • Feb 28, 2020

Lawyers: New evidence backs Loughlin, Giannulli’s innocence

BOSTON — Lawyers for “Full House” actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion…

  • Feb 27, 2020

Ryan Reynolds among 2020 Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards winners

This year’s Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards will be a star-studded affair,…

Call me Harry: Prince eschews royal label in Scotland speech

LONDON — Just call him Harry. The British prince who is preparing…

  • Feb 26, 2020