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FILE - Actor James Hong arrives at the Huading Film Awards in Los Angeles on June 1, 2014. The 91-year-old actor, with more than 600 acting and voice-over credits to his name, will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, thanks to actor Daniel Dae Kim, who launched a campaign to raise the money needed to create and install a star. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Actor James Hong back in spotlight with Hollywood star push

James Hong is learning to do his first Zoom video chat at…

  • Aug 20, 2020
FILE - Actor James Hong arrives at the Huading Film Awards in Los Angeles on June 1, 2014. The 91-year-old actor, with more than 600 acting and voice-over credits to his name, will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, thanks to actor Daniel Dae Kim, who launched a campaign to raise the money needed to create and install a star. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
In this July 1, 2020 photo, Brooke Lynn Hytes, Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman, and Stacey McKenzie hope the series serves as an important “educational experience” that isn’t taken for granted. CP photo

Canada’s drag queens on staying fierce after COVID-19 sidelined a big year

TORONTO — Kevin Levesque rarely hesitates to get his hands dirty working…

In this July 1, 2020 photo, Brooke Lynn Hytes, Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman, and Stacey McKenzie hope the series serves as an important “educational experience” that isn’t taken for granted. CP photo
Ellen DeGeneres appears during a commercial break at a taping of “The Ellen Show” in Burbank, Calif. File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

3 producers exit DeGeneres’ show amid workplace complaints

LOS ANGELES — Three producers of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” have exited…

  • Aug 18, 2020
Ellen DeGeneres appears during a commercial break at a taping of “The Ellen Show” in Burbank, Calif. File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Sumner Redstone, who built media empire including CBS, dies

Sumner Redstone, who built media empire including CBS, dies

Sumner Redstone, who built media empire including CBS, dies

Sumner Redstone, who built media empire including CBS, dies
Don Cheadle was nominated for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series for “Black Monday,” in a July 28, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Stars react to nominations for the 72nd Emmy Awards

LOS ANGELES — Stars such as Kerry Washington, Christina Applegate and Rachel…

  • Jul 29, 2020
Don Cheadle was nominated for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series for “Black Monday,” in a July 28, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Pharrell Williams is among the musicians with the chance at winning an Emmy, in a July 28, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Pharrell, Beastie Boys, RZA, halftime show score Emmy nods

NEW YORK — Grammy-winners including Pharrell Williams, the Beastie Boys and Nine…

  • Jul 29, 2020
Pharrell Williams is among the musicians with the chance at winning an Emmy, in a July 28, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
“The Morning Show” is hoping for an Emmy nomination when nominations are announced on July 28, 2020. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Fresh comedy faces, ‘Modern Family’ farewell seek Emmy nods

LOS ANGELES — “The Morning Show” and “Ramy” are among the series…

  • Jul 28, 2020
“The Morning Show” is hoping for an Emmy nomination when nominations are announced on July 28, 2020. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Olivia De Havilland was the last surviving lead from “Gone With the Wind,” in a July 27, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104

PARIS — Olivia de Havilland, the doe-eyed actress beloved to millions as…

  • Jul 27, 2020
Olivia De Havilland was the last surviving lead from “Gone With the Wind,” in a July 27, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Jessie Reyez music video director wins Prism Prize for ‘Far Away’

Jessie Reyez music video director wins Prism Prize for ‘Far Away’

Music Review: Taylor Swift’s new album is strikingly heroic

Music Review: Taylor Swift’s new album is strikingly heroic

Music Review: Taylor Swift’s new album is strikingly heroic

Music Review: Taylor Swift’s new album is strikingly heroic
Amber Heard was in court because Johnny Depp, 57, is suing News Group Newspapers over an April 2018 article that said the actor physically abused his wife, in a July 22, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Amber Heard wraps up testimony in Johnny Depp libel trial

LONDON — Amber Heard insisted Thursday that she never wanted to let…

  • Jul 23, 2020
Amber Heard was in court because Johnny Depp, 57, is suing News Group Newspapers over an April 2018 article that said the actor physically abused his wife, in a July 22, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
The new film, “White Lie” takes a look at online deception, in a July 23, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

‘White Lie’ directors on the real scams behind their film about fake cancer

TORONTO — Canadian filmmaking duo Yonah Lewis and Calvin Thomas say their…

The new film, “White Lie” takes a look at online deception, in a July 23, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
A group of ocean advocates and movie buffs is turning an old lobster fishing vessel into a replica of the Orca, the boat captained by the grizzled shark hunter Quint in “Jaws,” in a July 21, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Going in the water again: ‘Jaws’ boat clone supports sharks

The Orca is headed back to the waters of New England, but…

A group of ocean advocates and movie buffs is turning an old lobster fishing vessel into a replica of the Orca, the boat captained by the grizzled shark hunter Quint in “Jaws,” in a July 21, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Amber Heard denies fabricating injuries in Depp libel trial

Amber Heard denies fabricating injuries in Depp libel trial

Amber Heard denies fabricating injuries in Depp libel trial

Amber Heard denies fabricating injuries in Depp libel trial
Singer, songwriter, activist Baez named Guthrie recipient

Singer, songwriter, activist Baez named Guthrie recipient

Singer, songwriter, activist Baez named Guthrie recipient

Singer, songwriter, activist Baez named Guthrie recipient
Nicki Minaj has announced she is pregnant, in a July 20, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Nicki Minaj announces she’s pregnant with 1st child

NEW YORK — Nicki Minaj has a new release coming soon: her…

  • Jul 21, 2020
Nicki Minaj has announced she is pregnant, in a July 20, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek, who lives in Los Angeles, announced his cancer diagnosis in March 2019, in a July 20, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Alex Trebek says if current cancer treatment doesn’t work, it might be his last

TORONTO — “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek says if his current treatment for…

“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek, who lives in Los Angeles, announced his cancer diagnosis in March 2019, in a July 20, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Amber Heard was giving testimony against ex-husband Johnny Depp on July 20, 2020. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Amber Heard accuses Johnny Depp of abuse during relationship

LONDON — Amber Heard began giving testimony at Britain’s High Court on…

  • Jul 20, 2020
Amber Heard was giving testimony against ex-husband Johnny Depp on July 20, 2020. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Kate Winslet will receive a TIFF Tribute Award, in a July 16, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Kate Winslet to receive TIFF Tribute Award during Toronto film festival

TORONTO — Kate Winslet will be honoured by this year’s Toronto International…

  • Jul 17, 2020
Kate Winslet will receive a TIFF Tribute Award, in a July 16, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Princess Beatrice married Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi on July 17, 2020. (File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Princess Beatrice marries in private ceremony at Windsor

LONDON — Princess Beatrice got married in a private ceremony Friday, with…

  • Jul 17, 2020
Princess Beatrice married Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi on July 17, 2020. (File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)