It was to be featured in a tour of the street art on Saturday.  Bowness mobilizes to remove racist vandalism on mural Tuesday morning, the mural had been vandalized with the words “anti white” painted on it in red. A mural in the Montreal neighbourhood of Saint-Henri denouncing white supremacy was vandalized, just days after its inauguration, […]

Campanelli and was adapted to the screen by writer Dennis Foon (On the Farm). “I am truly honoured to bring Richard Wagamese’s moving novel to the screen,” Campanelli said in a statement. The film synopsis on TIFF’s website describes Saul as a character “torn apart by the betrayals that have shaped him, but determined to never […]

“I’ve written 30, 31 books and I would like to do something else. Richards and other New Brunswick senators to support families, grow the economy and move New Brunswick forward.” A tweet from the Giller Prize’s Twitter account also congratulated Richards on the appointment. Richards will represent New Brunswick in the Red Chamber. “Most of […]

Tom Clancy died in 2013. News media outlets report that Alexandra Clancy’s lawsuit says that the author’s estate should be the sole beneficiary of any posthumous books featuring the character who was first introduced in The Hunt for Red October. (Reuters) © The Associated Press, 2017 The lawsuit says: “Tom Clancy made Jack Ryan; and […]

The comedy album of the year will be presented during the Juno gala dinner and awards on March 24, 2018 in Vancouver. © The Canadian Press, 2017 Standup, sketch, improv and musical comedy albums will be eligible for submission, and there are no sales qualifications for the category. CARAS says the return of the award […]

The estate of Chicago photographer Vivian Maier, whose vivid street scenes have won her posthumous plaudits, is asking a Canadian court to prohibit a Toronto gallery from showing or selling her work. Three years ago he sold some 17,000 black-and-white negatives and slides to Stephen Bulger, who runs a gallery on Toronto’s Queen Street West. The […]

1, television service providers must: Provide customers with a summary and a copy of their contract agreement, which includes the channels or packages they subscribe to, their monthly fees, the length of their contract and how to file a complaint. All they have to do is fill out an online complaints form. Television providers will also have […]

At every point his enormous talent and originality shone like a beacon.” The festival will honour McCormack on Sept. Ahead of his TV sitcom return this fall in the Will & Grace revival, Emmy-winning Canadian actor Eric McCormack will be honoured by the Stratford Festival as the latest recipient of its Legacy Award. He has performed […]

One lousy steamroller, ten unpublished novels and look at all the trouble I’m in…! Many thanks to @steamfair. Pratchett, one of Britain’s best-loved authors who created the Discworld series and wrote some 70 books, died in 2015 at the age of 66. The manager of Terry Pratchett’s estate says he’s honoured the late fantasy author’s wishes […]

(Getty Images) Despacito has been played on MTV Tres, the company’s Latin channel, but MTV didn’t explain why it wasn’t playing the video on MTV or MTV2. Feeling very blessed right now,” Fonsi said in a statement to The Associated Press on Monday. Despacito has a chance to log 17 weeks at No. The ubiquitous hit song […]

An artist who created a cartoon frog that was appropriated by white racists has forced a Texas man to quit distributing a children’s book based on the character. A Texas school district removed Hauser as an assistant principal after he published the book this summer. Hauser’s lawyer declined comment. Attorneys for artist Matt Furie say […]

He is a man who finds safe haven in a London hospital after spending much of his life in second-rate carnivals as a freak attraction — and then blossoms into the confidante of celebrated actresses, statesmen and even royalty. On Broadway, such diverse performers as David Bowie and Mark Hamill eventually followed the mesmerizing Philip […]

Barbera said VR, until recently considered a gimmick, looked set to “become one of the most colossal investments” for the cultural industry. Chinese artist Ai Weiwei’s documentary Human Flow travels to 23 countries as it tries to put a human face on the vast migrations unfolding around the world. The Venice competition brims with films that […]

Watt, are among the latest to step forward to aid those affected by Tropical Storm Harvey. With files from the Associated Press A host of high-profile figures, including singer Beyoncé Knowles, reality TV family The Kardashians and professional football player J.J. $1.5 MILLION!New Goal: $2 Million— @JJWatt Others who are supporting hurricane victims and urging friends and […]