January 2018

(Amr Nabil/Associated Press) The 2011 law is one of a number of measures Israel has taken in recent years to combat an international grassroots movement advocating for boycotts, divestment and sanctions against the Jewish state. A man shouts anti-Israeli slogans in front of banners with the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) logo in Cairo. Thank […]

Mueller’s hiring comes as the #MeToo movement draws attention to sexual assault and harassment. Neither party has responded to the newspaper’s requests for comment. The man fired from his radio DJ job for groping superstar Taylor Swift has been hired by a Mississippi radio station. ‘Silence Breakers’ behind #MeToo movement named Time’s Person of the […]

Mahour Jabbari, who stars in Ava, is a CSA nominee for best performance by an actress in a leading role. Sadaf Foroughi’s Ava is the winner of this year’s Canadian Screen Award for best first feature film. (TIFF) © The Canadian Press, 2018 Ava, a Canadian co-production with Iran and Qatar, stars Mahour Jabbari as the titular […]

It may be too soon to know whether Marchesa will eventually benefit from a “sympathy bump” or remain off limits on red carpets among past patrons now unwilling to talk about the brand. Adamson agreed with Wang on one thing: In the case of Marchesa and other red carpet dressers, access is as important as […]

Do you recognize these actors? “Why not?” he asked. “I grew up in Amherstburg so whenever I think of locations that I need the quickest thing that goes through my brain is Windsor and Amherstburg and Essex County.” The actors and costumes were also locally-sourced, something Booth said made the big video debut even more meaningful. The […]

The thriller is also produced by Momoa, along with his partner Brian Mendoza, through their Pride of Gypsies banner. Lin Oeding is a TV and film director who has worked on projects such as Walker, Texas Ranger, Straight Outta Compton and The Equalizer. Oeding got his start in the industry on Walker, Texas Ranger, and worked on the movies The Equalizer […]

“Amongst Jay’s many qualities was his unwavering support to women in an industry which has often turned a blind eye,” said Catherine Tait, Hollywood Suite co-founder and director. “Jay defined friendship, loyalty, fairness, selflessness, and basic human decency,” Jeff Sackman, Hollywood Suite co-founder and chair of the board of directors, said in a statement. I’m […]

pic.twitter.com/BI861sjSZ4— @Pink DemiKellyKeshaSZARapsodySt. All I know is that I never saw that.” ‘When I became a conductor, all the sudden I was in a male-dominated field and I started getting all these questions about my gender,’ says soprano and conductor Barbara Hannigan, who won a Grammy on Sunday. the team that wouldn’t let Album of […]

John’s writer Sharon Bala. CBC Books unveiled early on Tuesday the five titles selected for this year’s theme — One Book to Open Your Eyes — as well as the respective panellists set to defend each one. The debates will be livestreamed on CBC Books and broadcast on CBC Radio and CBC-TV. Storm-chaser Greg Johnson, defending  Precious […]

A singer-songwriter as well as an actor, he released two albums: Smoke Signals in 2008 and Pipe Dreams in 2010. Jan 30, 2018 2:53 PM ET © The Associated Press, 2018 “Mark was a gentle and loving person, a person of great creativity, who was doing his best to atone for some serious mistakes and errors of […]

“I was facing the orchestra while we were recording,” she said. “I’m having a glass of wine. There was “a microphone in front of me … “For them to be with me — and that we win this Grammy together — it’s very special,” she said. (Eloy Alonso/Reuters) He previously won for his contribution to […]

29, $1 from every ticket sold to shows at Budweiser Gardens, Centennial Hall and the London Music Hall will go toward MusiCounts, a music education charity that provides musical instruments to children. (Colin Butler/CBC News) London tourism officials also announced that starting Jan. Host cities benefit from about $10 million in direct and in-direct spinoff revenue, according […]

CBS unveiled the cast of the reality show’s upcoming season Sunday with a commercial that aired during the Grammy Awards. Omarosa Manigault Newman is following up her year in the White House with a stint on Celebrity Big Brother. Manigault Newman previously appeared on The Apprentice, with real estate mogul Donald Trump. You’ve been asking, […]

Increasing the prize money for the shortlisted artists to $25,000 each (from $10,000).  Increasing the prize money for the longlisted artists to $2,000 each (from $1,000). Two further international residencies — to be designed by the National Gallery of Canada (which administers the Sobey Award) — are also in the works, with more details to […]