Entertainment

Television’s ‘Survivor’ dealing with #MeToo-era issues

NEW YORK — The CBS game “Survivor” ends its 39th edition this…

  • Dec 18, 2019

Andrew Lloyd Webber beams as ‘Cats’ film has its premiere

NEW YORK — It was a special night for Sir Andrew Lloyd…

Cree artist reframes history with commission to hang in the Met’s main entrance

NEW YORK — Canadian Cree artist Kent Monkman is unveiling two paintings…

Canada’s ‘Antigone’ not in the Oscar race for best international feature

Canada is no longer in the running for best international feature at…

Bryan Adams among performers set for CBC New Year’s Eve broadcast

TORONTO — Bryan Adams will be among the performers on the CBC’s…

Adam Sandler on plunging into the Safdies’ ‘Uncut Gems’

TORONTO — Adam Sandler was waiting to be thrown into a midtown…

Harvey Weinstein whines he’s been ‘forgotten.’ 23 women assure him quite the opposite

Former movie mogul Harvey Weinstein has developed a reputation as one of…

  • Dec 16, 2019

Cineworld to buy Cineplex in $2.8B deal for Canada’s largest theatre chain

TORONTO — Cineplex Inc. shares jumped to their highest level in a…

Netflix details Canadian revenue and subscriber numbers in regulatory filing

TORONTO — Netflix pulled back the curtain on new financial details Monday…

‘Jumanji’ ends ‘Frozen 2’ hot streak to claim top spot

LOS ANGELES — “Jumanji: The Next Level” puts “Frozen 2” on second-place…

  • Dec 16, 2019

Cineworld to buy Cineplex in $2.8B deal for Canada’s largest theatre chain

TORONTO — Cineplex Inc. has agreed to a friendly takeover deal that…

Oscar winner Colin Firth and wife split after 22 years

LONDON — Oscar-winning British actor Colin Firth has split from his Italian…

Former Rolling Stones manager headlines rock dreams course at B.C. university

VICTORIA — Andrew Loog Oldham was 19 years old when he joined…

Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86

NEW YORK — Danny Aiello, the blue-collar character actor whose long career…

Taylor Swift calls out Scooter Braun during Billboard speech

LOS ANGELES — Taylor Swift used the Billboard Women in Music stage…

  • Dec 13, 2019

Locals face legal costs after losing land dispute to McCain heiress

HALIFAX — A dispute over access to a strip of Nova Scotia…

Eastwood on ‘Richard Jewell,’ criticism and finding stories

LOS ANGELES — For his film “Richard Jewell,” Clint Eastwood takes aim…

  • Dec 12, 2019

Ryan Reynolds says he related to Peloton actress’ plight

NEW YORK — Ryan Reynolds says he relates to the social media…

  • Dec 12, 2019

‘Antigone’ among features on TIFF’s annual top 10 list of Canadian films

TORONTO — The organization behind the Toronto International Film Festival has released…