Entertainment and Arts

Britain Royal Engagement

Canadian fashion designers are benefiting from the so-called Markle effect, the term used to describe an instant spike in demand for clothing, jewelry and other items Meghan Markle wears since she and Prince Harry announced their engagement last November.

Posted: February 22, 2018, 3:00 am
Arthur Black CBC

Arthur Black has died after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

Posted: February 22, 2018, 1:04 am
Sonja Bata

Collector and philanthropist Sonja Bata, whose collection of global footwear treasures formed the basis of the Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto, has died.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 3:47 pm
APTOPIX Pyeongchang Olympics Figure Skating Ice Dance

Five-time Olympic medallists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have insisted that their partnership has been purely athletic, but that hasn't stopped fan-fiction enthusiasts from writing their own versions of the duo's gold-medal love story.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 10:58 am
IMDb collage

A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday declared unconstitutional a California law requiring IMDb, the movie and television website, to remove actors' ages at their request.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 10:05 am
Black Panther special screening

The Black Panther movie, featuring and African superhero, is more than just an entertaining flick for some - it also offers some life lessons. 'Just because you come from a bad situation doesn't mean you have to end up bad. You could be different,' 12-year-old says after screening.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 10:00 am
Morgan Nordskog Feb. 20, 2018 Hedley show

Hedley still managed to draw an enthusiastic crowd in Ottawa Tuesday night amidst allegations of sexual misconduct that recently appeared anonymously on social media.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 5:45 am
Michael Coleman

A Vancouver-based actor well known for his role as "Happy" the dwarf in the hit TV series Once Upon A Time has stepped down from the private arts institute he co-owned after staff became aware of an allegation of sexual harassment dating back to 2009.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 3:00 am
Books--PEN Awards

Ursula Le Guin, the science fiction/fantasy author who died last month, was the recipient Tuesday night of the $10,000 US PEN Awards prize for best essay writing.

Posted: February 20, 2018, 11:20 pm
People-George Clooney

Oprah Winfrey, George Clooney and Steven Spielberg said on Tuesday they would each donate $500,000 US to the March for Our Lives rally in Washington in support of gun control following last week's shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 dead.

Posted: February 20, 2018, 5:56 pm

The Juno Awards will not be naming replacement nominees now that embattled rockers Hedley have withdrawn from consideration for group of the year, pop album of the year and the fan choice prize.

Posted: February 20, 2018, 3:10 pm
TV Veena Sud 20180220

A new Netflix crime drama explores the racial tensions resulting from police misconduct in the U.S. — and it was created by a Canadian.

Posted: February 20, 2018, 3:08 pm
APTOPIX Britain Royals

Queen Elizabeth II has made her first visit to London Fashion Week to present an award recognizing British design excellence.

Posted: February 20, 2018, 11:47 am
All Star Game Basketball

​Fergie is apologizing after trying something different with the U.S. national anthem at the NBA All-Star Game.

Posted: February 20, 2018, 9:08 am
Hedley in Barrie

The members of the embattled rock band Hedley say they have withdrawn from consideration for three awards at this year's Junos and plan to "talk about how we have let some people down, and what we intend to do about it."

Posted: February 19, 2018, 11:44 am
Black Panther Movie

Black Panther has not only taken the box office by storm during its opening weekend, but has inspired movements ranging from fashion to voting.

Posted: February 18, 2018, 12:54 pm
MUSIC Hedley 20180214

Allegations of sexual misconduct swirling around pop-rockers Hedley have put the spotlight on an industry long defined by the mantra of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll — but several music veterans believe a powerful change is already well underway.

Posted: February 18, 2018, 10:35 am
Cinematography Awards

Roger Deakins may be inching closer to making good on his 14th Oscar nomination after winning the American Society of Cinematographers' feature film award for Blade Runner 2049.

Posted: February 18, 2018, 9:48 am
Britain BAFTA Awards Room 2018

The unofficial dress code Sunday at the British Academy Film Awards was black as Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri took the top award of the night.

Posted: February 18, 2018, 8:50 am
Shooting Comic 20180217

"It gave me a little lump in my throat when the idea (for the cartoon) first kind of popped up."

Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:28 pm