In accepting the award, Bainbridge gave a shout out to “all the Indigenous experts and historians and musicians involved in making this film.” “It was not just us,” Bainbridge said. Wray was a Shawnee Native American but few people were aware of his background. Montreal filmmakers’ doc Rumble exposes unheralded influence of Indigenous musicians © […]— @Bourdain Asked if he would share a meal with U.S. Everybody else, the Secret Service, everybody else had to be in another room. I don’t think he likes food. Chef Anthony Bourdain fondly remembers his dinner in Hanoi, Vietnam, with Barack Obama in May 2016 “The Secret Service were not thrilled with our choice of venue because […]

The motion picture academy calls the possible visa ban of Iranian director Asghar Farhadi  “extremely troubling” — Farhadi’s feature film The Salesman is nominated for a best foreign language Oscar. She stars in the Oscar-nominated The Salesman. In a statement released Saturday, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences expressed concern that Farhadi and his cast and […]

She asks him to write her exams lest she flunk out of high school. Players could choose skip it if they wanted, but “even after multiple revisions, clearly a lot of players were extremely uncomfortable with its presence,” Love wrote on her blog. This is where Ladykiller in a Bind is different. Intimate video game […]

Proceeds from the match will go toward Echoes of Hope, an organization that works with at-risk and foster youth. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images) Celebrity hockey fans present awards Mad Men star Jon Hamm, a longtime St. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) Love Me Now singer-songwriter John Legend and Five for Fighting’s John Ondrasik both performed onstage. Fox and Alex Trebek. Louis Blues fan, hosted the […]

“No one is surprised but everyone is disappointed, especially with the height of hope with [Barack] Obama,” said Khalid al-Baih, a 36-year-old political cartoonist from Sudan. “Trump just made it official.” U.S.-bound airline passengers turned back  Canada’s WestJet Airlines said it turned back a passenger bound for the U.S. national interest. (Jason Merritt/Getty Images) “Trump’s visa ban […]

Tim McGraw has also tried his hand at acting, appearing in a host of movies, including Tomorrowland, The Blind Side, Friday Night Lights, Flicka and Country Strong. Their half-brother, Brody Jenner, is also a model and appeared on the reality show The Hills.    All three are the offspring of Caitlyn Jenner, who as Bruce Jenner won gold […]

Kennedy. Hurt, who had starred in more than 200 films and television series over a career spanning six decades, revealed in 2015 that he was suffering from the early stages of pancreatic cancer and that he was receiving treatment. (Steve Parsons/Reuters ) Hurt also played a key role in the original 1979 sci-fi thriller Alien. […]

The youngest of six children, Pinsent charmed his way into many odd jobs before embarking on a storied acting career in dozens of film and TV projects — from Due South to The Red Green Show and The Shipping News. “Basically what I need now, I think, would be one marvellous turning-point character,” he said. He was […]

“Trans people make significant contributions both behind and in front of the camera and they need to be seen and heard.” Limina is scheduled to screen at the Portland Kids’ Film Festival on Feb. In Limina — completed in December and heading to film festivals in Portland, Ore.,  and Kamloops, B.C., — Carroll stars as a curious, gender-fluid child named […]

#TheVoice -Céline ✌— @celinedion She’ll be an adviser for fellow pop star Gwen Stefani’s team during the battle rounds for season 12 of the NBC singing competition, which airs on CTV in Canada. Very excited to join @gwenstefani on @NBCTheVoice as #TeamGwen’s advisor for Battles! Both Dion and Stefani appeared in the pre-taped Today show […]

(Hyundai Motor American/Associated Press) Traditionally, ads that air before or after the Super Bowl itself aren’t very successful at drawing eyeballs. Shooting on the fly In perhaps the biggest gamble, Hyundai is teaming with director Peter Berg (Deepwater Horizon) to actually film a 90-second ad while the Super Bowl is underway. And with more than […]