Entertainment and Arts

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Meghan Markle, actress and girlfriend of Prince Harry, might have inspired a new sitcom being developed by her ex-husband.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 5:31 pm
Colin Firth

British actor Colin Firth says he has taken Italian citizenship as a "sensible" move amid global political uncertainty.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 1:06 pm

Soul singer Charles Bradley has died, according to a tweet from his official account. He was 68.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 12:35 pm

When the reggaeton star went on social media to ask fans to help victims of Hurricane Maria in his native Puerto Rico and the earthquake in Mexico, his fans delivered with an avalanche of donations.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 10:26 am
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Shawn Mendes has launched an online fundraiser to help those affected by the Mexican earthquake just days after he escaped safely from the quake ahead of a planned show in Mexico City, an incident he called "pretty scary."

Posted: September 23, 2017, 9:51 am
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Churchill's saying about a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma? He could have been talking about Grace Marks, the woman at the centre of Alias Grace.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 4:00 am
Samantha Thompson PEACE Project

The PEACE Project weaves together the experiences of palliative care patients and their families in a theatre production, with every line a direct quote from a patient or caregiver. "It is not just about death," Dr. Brenda Sabo says. "It's about quality of life."

Posted: September 23, 2017, 4:00 am

Showtime has won a bidding war to develop former U.S. president Bill Clinton and powerhouse author James Patterson's upcoming thriller, The President is Missing, into a television series.

Posted: September 22, 2017, 10:24 am
Jimmy Kimmel Live

Jimmy Kimmel's withering attacks this week have transformed the debate over the latest Republican health care bill and, in the process, illustrated how thoroughly late-night talk shows have changed and become homes for potent points of view.

Posted: September 22, 2017, 9:50 am
Stronger, 2017 film starring Jake Gyllenhaal

How does it feel to have Jake Gyllenhaal play you in a major Hollywood movie? 'It was surreal,' says Jeff Bauman, the real-life inspiration for Stronger, a biographical drama about his recovery after losing his legs in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.

Posted: September 22, 2017, 7:14 am
K.J. Apa

K.J. Apa, 20, who plays Archie on the CW show Riverdale, was involved in a car crash last Thursday after working a 14-hour day on set.

Posted: September 21, 2017, 6:25 pm
Bloody Montreal post ballet les grands ballets

Montreal's transit authority is refusing to let Les Grands Ballets Canadiens put up an advertisement in the city's Metro system for its upcoming show, saying the ad's image could incite violence.

Posted: September 21, 2017, 4:19 pm
FILM Blade Runner Montreal Fest 20170921

Quebec director Denis Villeneuve's highly anticipated Blade Runner sequel will open Montreal's Festival du nouveau cinéma.

Posted: September 21, 2017, 12:50 pm
John Lemon - Yoko Ono

It wasn't exactly instant karma when Beatle John Lennon's widow, Yoko Ono, heard about a Polish beverage company's new drink called John Lemon.

Posted: September 21, 2017, 10:27 am
Obit Bernie Casey

Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned poet, painter and actor known for parts in films such as Revenge of the Nerds and I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, has died. He was 78.

Posted: September 21, 2017, 9:05 am
TV Americas Got Talent

A 12-year-old girl is getting a $1 million US prize and her own Las Vegas show after taking the America's Got Talent crown on the season 12 finale of the NBC reality competition.

Posted: September 21, 2017, 8:51 am

After a lifetime of anticipation, and two years of sweat-soaked auditions, Katie Forss has earned a place in Radio City Rockettes kick-line.

Posted: September 20, 2017, 2:57 pm

Alvvways frontwoman Molly Rankin was left stunned during a recent show when a male fan bolted onto the stage and attempted to kiss her.

Posted: September 20, 2017, 1:17 pm

Toronto artist Viktor Mitic says he was contacted by the thief who stole his bullet-riddled portrait of Justin Bieber from a Toronto gallery, supposedly on a drunken dare.

Posted: September 20, 2017, 10:44 am

Linda Hamilton is returning to the Terminator franchise for the first time since 1991's Terminator 2: Judgment Day.

Posted: September 20, 2017, 9:41 am