CBC NewsThe Book of Negroes ' is better than Roots and 12 Years a Slave,' says miniseries actor Lou Gossett Jr.Nov 18, 2014 | 2:15The Book of Negroes star, Lou Gossett Jr., says the miniseries is about more than slavery: it's a 'triumphant' portrait of life, based on the best-selling book by Lawrence Hill.
The NationalStars record Band Aid single to help fight EbolaNov 15, 2014 | 2:14New version of Band Aid charity song 'Do they know it's Christmas? 'recorded Saturday to raise money to combat deadly virus in Africa
MoviesFinding support for A Better ManNov 14, 2014 | 2:03Canadian filmmaker Attiya Khan talks to CBC News about her celebrity-backed crowdfunding campaign for A Better Man, a documentary about violence against women
BooksWattpad a launchpad for literary fame?Nov 10, 2014 | 2:10One Direction fan, Anna Todd, scored a book deal after wooing one billion readers on Wattpad. CBC's Deana Sumanac-Johnson with what the Toronto-based platform means for traditional publishing.
CelebritiesMartin Short's incredible conversation with Katharine HepburnNov 7, 2014 | 1:53Comedian Martin Short describes meeting screen legend Katharine Hepburn in his memoir, I Must Say: My Life as a Humble Comedy Legend.
CBC NewsBig Hero 6 actor, Scott Adsit, on giving Baymax a voiceNov 7, 2014 | 1:36Comedian Scott Adsit, describes how he found the perfect voice for the huggable robot Baymax in Disney's new animated movie: Big Hero 6.