Entertainment

Canadian Weinstein accuser draws strength from #MeToo community, regardless of verdict

For years, Montreal actor Erika Rosenbaum says, she was harbouring a “secret”…

‘Schitt’s Creek,’ ‘Anne with an E’ lead Canadian Screen Awards pack

TORONTO — It will be a celebrated ending for “Schitt’s Creek” and…

Catherine Reitman says there’s a ‘real hunger’ for shows like ‘Workin’ Moms’

TORONTO — Some six years ago, when Catherine Reitman was creating her…

Catherine Reitman says there’s a ‘real hunger’ for shows like ‘Workin’ Moms’

TORONTO — Some six years ago, when Catherine Reitman was creating her…

Museum’s Rembrandt knockoff turns out to be the real thing

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — Thanks to modern technology and some expert detective work,…

  • Feb 17, 2020

‘Sonic’ speeds to $57M debut; ‘Parasite’ sees big Oscar bump

NEW YORK — The redesigned “Sonic the Hedgehog” showed plenty of teeth…

Justin Timberlake on ‘trauma’ of being pelted with bottles at SARS concert

TORONTO — Justin Timberlake is still haunted by being pelted with what…

Writer AE Hotchner, friend to Hemingway, Newman, dead at 102

A.E. Hotchner, a well-travelled author, playwright and gadabout whose street smarts and…

Bansky’s Valentine’s Day mural covered after it was defaced

LONDON — The family who owns a house in southwest England where…

Full board of France’s Cesar film awards steps down

PARIS — The entire leadership of the Cesar Awards, France’s version of…

Ballet based on Atwood’s ‘MaddAddam’ trilogy headed to National Ballet of Canada

TORONTO — The world premiere of a new full-length ballet based on…

Canadian poet M. NourbeSe Philip to receive PEN America writing award

NEW YORK — Canadian poet and fiction writer M. NourbeSe Philip and…

  • Feb 13, 2020

Peladeau calls Bell a ‘public danger’ at CRTC hearing over Groupe V acquisition

MONTREAL — The president and chief executive officer of Quebecor Inc. described…

Tragically Hip’s Gord Sinclair on losing Gord Downie, finding a solo voice

TORONTO — As the Tragically Hip’s bassist, Gord Sinclair wasn’t seeking a…

Universal will release controversial ‘Hunt’ film in March

LOS ANGELES — Universal Pictures said Tuesday that it will release the…

  • Feb 12, 2020

Canadian virtuoso Angela Hewitt mourns destruction of prized Fazioli piano

Canadian classical musician Angela Hewitt says she’s devastated after her prized Fazioli…

Oscars viewership plunges to record low

NEW YORK — Without a host or a great deal of pizzazz,…

  • Feb 11, 2020

Live episode of ‘The Conners’ takes on New Hampshire primary

LOS ANGELES — Veteran TV producer Bruce Helford knows how unpredictable a…

  • Feb 11, 2020

Final list of Academy Award winners

LOS ANGELES — The winners at the 92nd Academy Awards, which were…

  • Feb 10, 2020

Oscar parties: Pitt goes right in, Phoenix engraves-and-runs

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Brad Pitt, tux still on but tie gone…

  • Feb 10, 2020