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Tom Cruise injury halts Mission: Impossible 6 production

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:19:14 EDT


Production has shut down on Mission: Impossible 6 due to star Tom Cruise's broken ankle. Paramount Pictures said Wednesday that production will go on hiatus while Cruise makes a full recovery.

Cosmic gig: Bonnie Tyler will perform Total Eclipse of the Heart during solar eclipse

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:39:08 EDT


In a pop culture pairing that's positively celestial, Bonnie Tyler is set to perform her iconic track Total Eclipse of the Heart during next week's total solar eclipse.

Stranger Things have happened to illustrator Mike Feehan

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:00:00 EDT


A St. John's illustrator and graphic designer was asked to create a series of animated illustrations for the Netflix show's Instagram page.

Noel Gallagher to reopen Manchester Arena post-Ariana Grande bombing

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:38:32 EDT


Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds will headline We Are Manchester, a special benefit concert on Sept. 9 to reopen the Manchester Arena, alongside fellow British acts Rick Astley, Courteeners and Blossoms.

Game of Thrones episode shown in Spain apparently by mistake

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:37:58 EDT


HBO in Spain has aired, apparently by mistake, the sixth episode of Games of Thrones' seventh season — nearly one week ahead of schedule.

Michael Moore leads audience of Broadway play to Trump Tower protest

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:44:58 EDT


Michael Moore led the audience of his Broadway play to Trump Tower Tuesday to protest President Donald Trump's comments about the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Va.

Daniel Craig to return as James Bond

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:34:01 EDT


Daniel Craig has delayed the spectre of retirement as 007.

Google knows what you're laughing at: Canadian data reveals favourite regional jokes

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:29:39 EDT


Many people in Quebec like to Google corny jokes, and those in Newfoundland and Labrador tend to look for puns, according to data on the most search-for jokes that was released Wednesday to mark International Tell a Joke Day.

'It's been very challenging': movie productions vying for space and staff in Vancouver

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:30:00 EDT


70 film, TV and commercial productions are shooting in Vancouver this month, squeezing resources.

From erasers to prints, Maud Lewis merchandise snapped up at Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:10:36 EDT


The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia says renewed interest in folk art icon Maud Lewis has doubled visitation and led to a huge spike in merchandise sales this summer.

'I don't want to even go to Memphis anymore:' Elvis fans divided over new Graceland charge

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:05:25 EDT


For nearly four decades, fans of the late singer Elvis Presley have made a solemn procession past his grave at his Graceland mansion during the annual candlelight vigil commemorating his death, without paying a penny.

Johnny Depp meets Vancouver patients dressed as Capt. Jack Sparrow

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:27:39 EDT


Hollywood actor Johnny Depp sailed into B.C. Children's Hospital on Monday, delighting patients who met him dressed as one of his iconic characters from the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise.

'Leading the pack': Stuntwoman SJ Harris mourned after fatal Deadpool 2 crash

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:20:17 EDT


The stunt rider who died Monday while shooting an action sequence for the film Deadpool 2 has been identified as SJ Harris.

100 to 0: Drake's record-setting streak on Billboard chart ends after 9 years

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:55:30 EDT


After 431 consecutive weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart, Drake's record-breaking reign is over.

Indian police arrest 4 after Game of Thrones leak

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:56:02 EDT


Indian police have arrested four people on suspicion of leaking an unaired episode of HBO's hit series Game of Thrones, police in the city of Mumbai said on Tuesday.

TIFF 2017: Aaron Sorkin, Brie Larson, Louis C.K. films added

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:54:27 EDT


New movies from Aaron Sorkin, Brie Larson, John Woo, Louis C.K. and a restored, 3D version Michael Jackson's Thriller have been added to the Toronto International Film Festival lineup.

Taylor Swift wins in groping lawsuit against radio DJ

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 09:52:36 EDT


Taylor Swift has won long-awaited vindication after a jury decided that a radio host groped her during a pre-concert photo op four years ago.

Venture Publishing folds following founder's death

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:03:34 EDT


An Alberta publishing empire is folding following the death of its founder, Ruth Kelly.

Heritage minister orders CRTC to review decision lowering Canadian content

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 21:02:58 EDT


Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly has asked Canada’s broadcast regulator to review its decision earlier this year allowing some Canadian broadcasters to cut spending on the creation of Canadian content.

Fashion designer with Down syndrome heading to Hollywood gift lounge

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 06:00:00 EDT


Coming off a tough health battle this winter, Nova Scotia's Marie Webb is ready to travel to see the stars in the City of Angels.