The series Celia, a Spanish telenovela that began in 2015 and that’s based on the life of late Cuban singer Celia Cruz, tells the story of her musical roots and leaving her homeland to establish a successful international career. Her story will be revived by Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence, who is set to play Lorenz in the upcoming Sony […]

The song Rockin’ carries a bouncy beat that would fit perfectly in an early 1990s house mix. After he tinkered around with Daft Punk this summer and shed his trademark dreadlocks a couple of months ago, the Toronto performer’s third studio album dropped Friday. (Matt Sayles/Invision/Associated Press) Getting personal The lyrics might offer added insight […]

“Reading aloud to adults is something everyone would love. It dawned on her that after childhood, we don’t often get to hearing a story read aloud to us, so wouldn’t it be a treat to offer a special dramatic reading for adults? More than 25 years after Judy Maddren staged her first charity reading of […]

ski resorts open, or opening soon With files from the CBC’s Evelyne Asselin The Adrian Stimson painting features two bison on a modern Prairie landscape. Buffalo Boy is a key fixture in Adrian Stimson’s performance art. Alberta, B.C. He calls the off-grid initiative a form of environmental “activism.”   “Oil extraction, potash extraction, even agriculture […]

government. Seagal also has vocally defended the Russian leader’s policies and criticized the U.S. action film star Steven Seagal, calling it a sign of a thaw in relations with the United States. The 64-year old actor has been a regular visitor to Russia in recent years and has accompanied Putin to several martial arts events. […]

As the character usually did, Christopher’s appearance will be a bit contentious, Sutcliffe hinted. Seven years after the show’s original run ended, Sutcliffe says the Netflix reboot gives Gilmore Girls a chance to be more relaxed and provides the writers more creative freedom since they don’t have to work around commercial breaks. “I’m consistently reminded […]

A Trailer Park Boys line of marijuana products will be developed in partnership Organigram Onc.and TPB Productions in preparation for the legalization of recreational marijuana. “There’s a certain stigma that comes with the product right now, but I think that part of our job is normalizing that.”  “I think it will be fun, i think we have to […]

Like much of the film, the moment is sparse and searing. While there is a similarity in this self-defeated slacker to some of Affleck’s previous roles, Lonergan allows his star to create a portrait of pain unencumbered by the usual redemptive clichés.  With a sad, glazed expression in his eyes, there’s an aura of self-loathing […]

Beloved TV mom Florence Henderson, who portrayed Carol Brady on the blended family sitcom The Brady Bunch, has died at 82. After the show’s main run ended, Henderson was a frequent guest on game shows and acted in guest appearances on shows such as The Love Boat, Murder, She Wrote, Ally McBeal and 30 Rock. […]

One boasted of their fishing skills while Robertson countered with his ability to start a fire with sticks. Luckily, the heist fell apart at the last minute. She hit the floor and did the splits. (Courtesy Of MGM Media Licensing/© 1978 The Last Waltz Productions, Inc., All Rights Reserved.) While there’s plenty of serious anecdotes […]

Celebrated documentary-maker Alanis Obomsawin has won the Clyde Gilmour Award, which allows the recipient to bestow $50,000 in Technicolor services to a filmmaker of her choice. 10, 2017. The group will announce the bulk of its awards on Dec. Obomsawin’s lengthy career includes more than 45 films, most of them point-of-view documentaries focused on Indigenous […]

CBC is expanding a successful pilot project to make its radio programming more accessible to those who are deaf or hard-of-hearing, with As It Happens to now join The Current in posting daily show transcripts online to read, print and share. “Transcribed interviews make our programs available to people with hearing disabilities and also to those who might have a […]