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​Canadians Frank Gehry and Lorne Michaels are among the newest recipients of America’s highest civilian honour: the Presidential Medal of Freedom. (FilmMagic) The awards will be presented at the White House on Nov. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images) Gehry is a world-renowned architect whose best-known buildings include the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, the Dancing […]

Two Canadian actors are travelling to Attawapiskat, Ont., next month to inspire youth and deliver gift-filled shoe boxes. I Love First Peoples has been working in communities for four years doing back-to-school celebrations, and supporting teachers to give merits and incentives to the youth so they can achieve their academic goals.  Lusignan said it is not […]

The four-storey Robillard Building at 974 St-Laurent Blvd. A major fire today in Montreal’s Chinatown has gutted a historic building famed for hosting the first film screening in Canada. Montreal police are now investigating the cause of the fire, which was reported at 11:19 a.m. ET Thursday. at the corner of Viger Street West dates to the late 1800s and was vacant at the time of […]

Less than an hour after tickets for the show sold out, some started appearing for sale on the buy and sell website Kijiji. Graham said she hopes anyone who profits off the tickets donates to Downie’s project. By the time some fans were finally able to get through about 20 minutes later, all of the tickets were […]

They told viewers it was a family decision to make this season the final chapter. Their announcement was paired with Wednesday’s debut episode of the show’s 11th season. Duck Dynasty, one of reality TV’s biggest hits, starred a successful Louisiana duck call-making family, the Robertsons. The Duck Dynasty family says its A&E series will end after this […]

As Welch-Ovcharov launched Vincent van Gogh: The Lost Arles Sketchbook on Tuesday, the Van Gogh Museum published a statement calling the drawings within ‘imitations.’ (Abrams Books) Bogomila Welsh-Ovcharov, considered among the world’s top authorities on van Gogh, issued a rebuttal on Thursday to a lengthy statement the Amsterdam museum put out as she publicly launched her new book […]

The state Justice Department asked the 7th U.S. Brendan Dassey was convicted in 2007 of raping and killing Teresa Halbach and sentenced to life in prison. A federal appeals court has ruled that a Wisconsin inmate featured in the Netflix series Making a Murderer must remain behind bars even though his conviction has been overturned. State […]

All are included in a multimedia project featuring Time magazine’s most influential images of all time, released Thursday through a new book, videos and a website. Brady/George Eastman House/Associated Press) Many of the photos or frames from films are familiar, engrained in the collective conscious, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning Falling Man, taken on 9/11 by Richard […]

“Marc, you are a living legend who has laid bare your heart and soul on your musical journey,” Lopez said in Spanish. The late Mexican composer Juan Gabriel won three Latin Grammys. Performances were as common as prizes during the ceremony. Considered one of Mexico’s greatest singers and composers, Gabriel died in August at age […]