But the Master of the Macabre might want to keep an eye out behind him, because scientists have just unleashed a nightmare machine on a mission to churn out its own bone-chilling tales. “We would still not have enough data.” Yanardag and Cebrian are themselves aspiring horror fiction writers. Shelley takes a couple of seconds […]

© The Associated Press, 2017 The institute said its role was not to moralize.   La Cinematheque Francaise maintained its program despite criticism in the wake of allegations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. An online petition calling on the institute to cancel the retrospective, calling it “an insult to all women” mobilized under the #MeToo […]

On Monday, NBC fired political journalist Mark Halperin after multiple allegations of sexual harassment, and The New Republic said it had launched an investigation after publisher and president Hamilton Fish was accused of harassing women. Billy Eichner also blasted the move: “Kevin Spacey has just invented something that has never existed before: a bad time […]

‘I trust him’ Destrooper, who had Monk as a teacher many years ago at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, said he knows he’ll face backlash for allowing Monk to be involved in Ballet Victoria. At the time, Manitoba Justice said the Crown reviewed the case and recommended against charges because a conviction was unlikely. He declined […]

Palmer is followed by Charles Schulz. 6 on the list with $20 million in earnings, mostly from while he was still alive, touring and earning more than $1 million a night. Tom Petty, who died Oct. Bob Marley was the fifth highest-paid dead celebrity with $23 million, according to Forbes magazine. Michael Jackson died eight […]

What a load of HORSESHIT.— @rosemcgowan FACT https://t.co/Gc95snwwge— @rosemcgowan McGowan has been one of the leading voices against sexual harassment in Hollywood, and tweeted earlier this month that she was raped by a man with the initials “HW.” The Hollywood Reporter said McGowan confirmed she was referring to disgraced media mogul Harvey Weinstein. An arrest […]

‘Next step to reconciliation’  Koshuan souvenirs are made in Canada and labelled “Genuine Native Indian craft,” but owner Daniel Rivard confirmed they are not made by Indigenous people. Cultural appropriation defined Solen Roth, an anthropologist specializing in cultural appropriation, said that cultural exchanges are universal and happen all the time. Walmart Canada decided to pull certain costumes deemed culturally […]

According to the NPD Group, Breath of the Wild was the second-best-selling game year-to-date ending this August, behind only Ubisoft’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands. After the rocky launch of Super Mario Run, Nintendo found success with Fire Emblem Heroes, which regularly tops the highest-grossing apps lists on iOS and Google Play. “In the entertainment business, predicting demand […]

They used to dance when they were small but they kind of grew out of that,” she notes. Fox-Assinewei brought three of her sons to the project, including McLaughlin-Assinewai, and is happy to see interest in their heritage grow. “They take the culture more seriously as they’re getting older. “Being in the city, you kind […]

(Richard Shotwell/Invision/Associated Press) After sexual harassment accusations, Hollywood asks: Is Harvey Weinstein done? actors union to host sexual harassment forum © The Canadian Press, 2017 ‘Almost everybody has a story’: B.C. Canadian film and T.V. leaders are acknowledging that sexual harassment has also been a “prevalent” part of the entertainment industry north of the border. ‘It’s […]

​Toronto’s Soulpepper Theatre Company has revealed it severed ties with longtime guest artist Laszlo Marton after allegations of sexual harassment surfaced against him in late 2015. In a newly released statement, the theatre company says a member of its community went to Soulpepper with the allegations. The theatre company said it has anti-harassment policies and […]

11, claiming “a man sexually assaulted a woman in the late 1980s in west London.” Since then, police have received more claims about the same man alleging sexual assault in London. © The Associated Press, 2017 NYC, London police taking fresh look at Weinstein claims London police receive new assault claims against Harvey Weinstein Weinstein denies […]