A month earlier, Grammy viewership slipped below the 20 million mark, down 24 per cent from 2017 and the music awards show’s smallest audience since 2009. Oscars 2018: The Shape of Water crowned best picture “The average American doesn’t know who [acting award winners] Frances McDormand and Sam Rockwell are,” O’Neil said. The 2018 Grammy Awards, […]

Vincent, and Montreal’s Chromeo. Other big names gracing the summertime stage include Yeah Yeah Yeahs, James Blake, Rae Sremmurd, Khalid, Anderson.Paak, St. There was a fair amount of local talent represented this year with Milk and Bone, Paupière, Essaie Pas and A-Trak. (Frank Opolko/CBC) In 2017, the festival announced it would introduce new measures to protect concert-goers after several people came […]

“The Citadel belongs to everyone.” Citadel Theatre apologizes for cancelling Jordan Peterson’s rental request Edmonton’s Citadel Theatre issued an apology Tuesday for any harassment artists and staff endured after several allegations were brought forward. The code of conduct was reviewed and a “dialogue process” was brought in to allow artists to share their stories about the […]

Levine to continue to work at the Met.” NY Met Opera suspends famed conductor Nézet-Séguin fast-tracked as Met’s new music director The 74-year-old Levine had been a towering figure in the company’s history, ruling over its repertoire, orchestra and singers as music or artistic director from 1976 until he stepped down under pressure two years […]

Students learn that the location of Alexandria was inspired by a verse in Homer’s Odyssey: “There is, in front of Egypt, in the sea with many swells, an island called Pharos.’ (Ubisoft) The environment reflects Assassin’s Creed’s fascination with history — in previous titles, the video game franchise immersed players in Imperial China, the French Revolution and […]

The Paris-based House of Givenchy paid homage to its founder, saying in a statement that he was “a major personality of the world of French haute couture and a gentleman who symbolized Parisian chic and elegance for more than half a century.” “He revolutionized international fashion with the timelessly stylish looks he created for Audrey […]

Originally, the group was only going to stand together onstage for the honour. Michael Bublé will host the 2018 Juno Awards in Vancouver. “Playing music together on a stage — easy.” ‘We’re gonna have to hit the garage and start practicing soon:’ Jerry Cans to play Juno Awards1:14 The group — which currently includes Stewart, […]

A tweet Sunday from the ScientologyTV account says, “It’s time for us to tell our story.” Scientology has been the subject of a handful of high-profile projects investigating its alleged abuses of former members including Leah Remini’s A&E docuseries Scientology and the Aftermath and Alex Gibney’s Emmy-winning documentary, Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief. […]

“I feel bad with what’s going on with them and if it actually is true, I’ll feel even worse, but I don’t believe half of it so I bought tickets in support.” Cities across southwestern Ontario have cancelled Hedley shows since allegations of sexual misconduct against main singer, Jacob Hoggard, surfaced.  Full house #Kitchener for […]

(Matt Sayles/Invision/The Associated Press) What ABC wants is more predictable: Ratings proof that it made the right decision in reviving American Idol, which first debuted in 2002 with judges Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson. “The voices in my head want to sing on American Idol,” a patient confides to his shrink in a 2006 Leo […]

Special awards to Atwood, Mansbridge Margaret Atwood, author of Wondering Wendy and Alias Grace, both of which had Canadian TV adaptations in 2017, will be presented with the Academy Board of Directors’ Tribute in recognition of her commitment to the growth of Canadian media. He’s ending his Rick Mercer Report after 15 seasons. The stars of […]

(Don Marce) “I stand by them [the instructors who stepped down]. They have integrity, intelligence. A Vancouver-based actor, filmmaker and director who stepped down last month from the arts school he co-founded, amid allegations of sexual harassment that he says are 10 years old, is denying any wrongdoing and said he’s consulting with a defamation lawyer. The first, […]

Jenkins said in her post that she “can’t wait to finally work with one of my favourites” and is very excited by what they have planned. Director Patty Jenkins announced on Twitter Friday that Wiig will star as Wonder Woman rival Cheetah in the superhero sequel. Yes! Star Gal Gadot welcomed Wiig to the cast […]