I should fire him.” “Wait, so, did I get him?” #SNLLiveCoastToCoast— @nbcsnl  “But that’s obstruction of justice,” Che/Holt says. “Sure, OK.” “Wait, so did I get him? Absolutely nothing matters anymore?” Next week’s SNL marks the season finale and will be hosted by Dwayne Johnson with musical guest Katy Perry. (Will Heath/NBC/The Associated Press) “Have […]

Bravo Portugal,” Costa posted in Portuguese. But Sobral was the man of the hour on Sunday, after the Lisbon native with a heart condition put an end to the southern European country’s long misery in the famed Eurovision contest, which he took in a landslide. “Yay Portugal!” Rowling wrote. “We aren’t the only winners this […]

He said it was his decision to leave: “I don’t blame anyone for forcing me into it.” With files from the Associated Press Cultural appropriation vs. I’ve done something that’s going to make the twitterverse *very* pleased….— @jonkay The announcement comes days after Kay wrote an opinion piece published in the National Post about the […]

Extremely long lines to get into the sold-out show at BC Place meant many fans missed opening act, Mumford and Sons. The verification system requested by U2 required concert-goers to present the credit card they used to purchase the tickets. However, on Twitter, BC Place reassured fans just before U2 was set to take the stage that they wouldn’t […]

McFadden’s co-stars Marina Sirtis (Troi) and Jonathan Frakes (Riker) shared similar experiences when they were both in Ottawa for  ComicCon in 2015. (Denise Irschik) McFadden returned the small screen as Dr. McFadden is in town for Ottawa ComicCon and meeting Star Trek fans over the weekend. It could be threatening to someone.” Star replaced by other actress For the second season of Star Trek: […]

In 2009, the EBU nixed the Georgian entry We Don’t Wanna Put In, a dig at Russian President Vladimir Putin. “Music is not fireworks, music is feeling,” Sobral said after his win for Amar Pelos Dois (Love For Both) was announced. Kristian Kostov from Bulgaria, centre, was second in the Eurovision final with his power ballad Beautiful Mess. But […]

‘It’s not like people want to be angry all the time. It’s really, really tiring’ – Alicia Elliott, Indigenous writer  “We’re in this moment where there’s this incredible fear around a particular kind of cultural politics,” she said. The latest controversy to spark an outcry online: An editorial written in an obscure literary publication that most people […]

She admits, this time, getting to hear The Joshua Tree from start to finish, was special. ‘With or Without You:’ U2’s 1987 Joshua Tree Vancouver show1:00 Long lines for Vancouver U2 show mar experience for some U2 fans hope to find what they’re looking for tonight in Vancouver U2 rehearsals delighting downtown Vancouverites .@U2 mixes Miss […]

And that does make it a sensitive story to tell and we try to tell it sensitively.” The play, which officially opened May 11, doesn’t include Walker as a character. “There was no satisfying or correct way to show Walker, to have Walker represented by an able-bodied actor,” Abraham said.  ‘You don’t simply cure your disability’ Neither […]

If there is an Oscar for best sneer, Law has it on lock. Add to this a problematic plot about kidnapping and a boatload of South American cliches, and you’d be better off staying home and renting Overboard.  Rating: 2 and a half stars out of 5  Imagine an Iron Maiden album cover that has come to […]

We’ve had many exchanges and exhibitions featuring Inuit artists over the years,” St-Laurent said. The SAW Gallery in Ottawa is starting an artist exchange program with Nunavut in a space that will include an artist studio named for Annie Pootoogook. Inuk artist Annie Pootoogook found dead in Ottawa “Upon her passing we were all in agreement […]

So don’t be knocking on his dressing room door. He infamously botched announcing who won the Miss Universe beauty pageant back in 2015. Harvey’s directive, obtained and posted by Chicago media blogger Robert Feder, also cautions his minions not to approach him in the makeup chair or “ambush” him in a hallway. Gobsmacked.— @SopanDeb Harvey […]

The 20-minute live-action film Horizon has been completed using new 360-degree technology that projects it onto a dome surface. Copyright and intellectual-property rights for the Sesqui Inc.-developed film-and-projection technology remain with the non-profit, which was established for the sesquicentennial project only. (The originally planned national touring dome would have seated up to 160 people, and appeared in […]