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“I think we’ve got a film in us. A Downton Abbey movie is in the works, with production likely to begin in 2018, an NBCUniversal executive said Wednesday. It’s been in the works for some time,” Edelstein said in Singapore at a red-carpet event for Downton Abbey: The Exhibition, which features costumes, locations and never-before-seen footage […]

‘Try him again’: Celebrities react to Bill Cosby mistrial​ Prosecutors will retry Bill Cosby after judge declares mistrial in sex assault case Lawyers for news outlets had argued that jurors’ names should be public to ensure transparency in the judicial process. Prosecutors and defence lawyers had argued they should remain secret, saying releasing them would make […]

While the Liberal party’s election platform promised “merit-based and independent appointments,” the heritage minister will ultimately make the final choices of new board members from the advisory panel’s list of recommended candidates. The advocacy organization Friends of Canadian Broadcasting launched a social media campaign a year ago, calling for an overhaul of the board selection […]

© The Associated Press, 2017 A five-time Academy Award nominee, Day-Lewis is the only one to ever win best actor three times. “I don’t dismember a character into its component parts and then kind of bolt it all together, and off you go,” Day-Lewis told the Associated Press in 2012, discussing Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln. “I tend to […]

‘Try him again’: Celebrities react to Bill Cosby mistrial​ Prosecutors will retry Bill Cosby after judge declares mistrial in sex assault case “This is a critical part of the justice system,” Segal argued. Judge Steven O’Neill fears there would be a chilling effect on jurors needed for Cosby’s retrial if the first jury discusses the […]

Alito also said trademarks are not immune from First Amendment protection as part of a government program or subsidy. Patent and Trademark Office denied the request on the ground that it disparages Asians. Should the sports world ban indigenous names and logos? OPINION: We are not your mascots, we are human beings Slants founder Simon […]

This year’s guest curator is Flying Lotus, who many of our listeners will not know anything about. A: He submitted a wishlist of artists to us and we were able to bring 11 musical acts he chose that are going to be scattered through the programming of the festival. There’s lots of ways to kind […]

on Parliament Hill, near Macdonald’s statue.  New version of Louis Riel opera emphasizes Indigenous roles and languages Dozens of people gathered around the statue to watch the performance, which also featured traditional drumming. Canada Scene runs until July 23. His 25-minute performance Monday was part of the National Arts Centre’s Canada Scene festival, and took place at 5:30 p.m. who […]

But he leaves with a tip for future northern photographers. (Royal Canadian Mint) “Well of course the coin is usually the most talked about one,” said Hill, whose aurora photo is featured on an exclusive $10 coin for Canada 150 celebrations. (Submitted by Adam Hill) Hill said that leaving Hay River was inevitable, as “East coasters always have […]

Truth and Reconciliation offers 94 ‘calls to action’ Beyond Secret Path: 6 Indigenous artists making powerful work about reconciliation “Education must remedy the gaps in historical knowledge that perpetuate ignorance and racism,” the report reads in part. The National Film Board says it is “redefining” its relationship with Indigenous people by hiring more Indigenous staff and investing […]

Tony Bennett, the beloved and durable interpreter of American standards whose chart-topping career spans seven decades, has been honoured with this year’s Gershwin Prize for popular song. The Library of Congress announced the award Tuesday. Martin Luther King, Jr. 1 on the Billboard charts. (Eric Risberg/Associated Press) Bennett recalled that one of his earliest recordings was […]

Or if Classic Cool Ken doesn’t have enough meat on his bones, consider his huskier alter ego, Super Stripes Ken. “The Barbie brand has always reflected the times, so modernizing Ken is the next step in the brand’s evolution to offer more diverse products,” the California-based company said in a release. His long-term partner gets […]

Warner hasn’t detailed the allegations reportedly made by a witness to the show’s fourth-season taping in Mexico earlier this month. Other spinoffs included Bachelor Pad, which was cancelled in 2013. Her publicist, Stan Rosenfield, also didn’t immediately reply to a request for comment. (ABC) Bachelor in Paradise first debuted in 2014, bringing together former contestants on The […]