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Aziz Ansari tackles Trump, Islamophobia and 'casual white supremacy' on SNL
There was no impersonation of Donald Trump by actor Alec Baldwin on Saturday Night Live this week but guest host Aziz Ansari gave his own two cents about the new president.
Ryan Gosling, Denis Villeneuve among Canadians likely to get Oscar nominations
When this year's Oscar nominations are announced on Tuesday, there's a good chance some Canadians will be prominently in the mix, most notably Quebec director Denis Villeneuve and London, Ont.-born actor Ryan Gosling.
Madonna, Scarlett Johansson, Miley Cyrus among celebs at women's marches
Scores of Hollywood A-listers showed up at huge women's marches in Washington and other cities to show support for feminism, equality and human rights.
Cyberattack on Sundance film fest briefly shuts down box office
Representatives for the Sundance Film Festival say that their network systems were subject to a cyberattack that caused its box offices to shut down briefly Saturday afternoon.
With Oscars in sight, Amazon, Netflix look to Sundance to secure streaming rights
After revolutionizing television with bold, award-winning original content, streaming networks are on the cusp of their first potential Oscar wins, and are back at the Sundance film festival looking for more awards-worthy fare.
String theory + a capella = A Montrealer's formula for online fame
Montrealer Tim Blais, better known as A Capella Science, defies all stereotypes of what it means to be a physicist.
A Dog's Purpose Hollywood premiere, Canadian preview screenings cancelled
The Hollywood premiere of A Dog's Purpose has been cancelled amid growing concern and calls to boycott the shot-in-Canada film, following the release of a video — purportedly from the movie set — showing a distressed German shepherd being forced into turbulent water.
Jackie Evancho, Mormon Tabernacle Choir perform at inauguration, but A-listers gather at unofficial events
Teen singer Jackie Evancho delivered a soft-voiced rendition of the U.S. national anthem at Donald Trump's swearing-in ceremony on Friday, but the inauguration performances have exposed the obvious divisions in the country following Trump's election, with star-power turning up for unofficial, alternate programming, from the Peace Ball to protests in New York to the Women's March on Washington.
CBC BOOKS Mark Twain fairy tale The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine coming this fall
More than a century after Mark Twain's death, a fairy tale based on notes he wrote in 1879 is being published this fall.
E-book publishers and Apple reach new deal with Competition Bureau over pricing
Three major book publishers have signed an agreement with Canadian competition authorities that will permit retailers to sell those publishers' e-books at a discount — something they couldn't do before.