Cheryl Brown

Senior Writer, CBC Arts

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Can I host a kids party in my backyard? Your COVID-19 questions answered

We're answering your questions about the pandemic. Send yours to COVID@cbc.ca and we’ll answer as many as we can. We’ll publish a selection of answers every weekday online, and also put some questions to the experts during The National and on CBC News Network.

Why can I go grocery shopping but not see my friends? Your COVID-19 questions answered

We're answering your questions about the pandemic. Send yours to COVID@cbc.ca and we’ll answer as many as we can. We’ll publish a selection of answers every weekday online and also put some questions to the experts during The National and on CBC News Network.

Masks: Everything you need to know but might be too afraid to ask

We’ve received more than 1,000 questions about masks from Canadians, and some inquiries show that many of you are just straight-up confused about wearing them. We took your most common and curious questions to the experts.

Is it safe to borrow library books? Your COVID-19 questions answered

We're answering your questions about the pandemic. Send yours to COVID@cbc.ca and we’ll answer as many as we can. We’ll publish a selection of answers every weekday online, and also put some questions to the experts during The National and on CBC News Network.
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Fantastic Beasts and the all-too-real pressure of following Harry Potter

The stars of J.K. Rowling's new Harry Potter spinoff, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, talk about following in the boy wizard's footsteps at a red carpet event Tuesday in Toronto.

'I'm so sorry, Canadians:' Sick Amy Schumer cancels upcoming shows

Comedian Amy Schumer has cancelled three shows in Canada this week because she feels awful and has lost her voice.
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Comedy: The real winner of the U.S. election campaign

With U.S. voters about to pump the brakes on what's been a wild political ride, here are some of the most memorable comedic moments of the campaign.
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Doctor Strange: No love story but lots of respect for Benedict Cumberbatch

Fans won't see romance in the new Marvel movie but that doesn't mean there's no love between co-stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Rachel McAdams.

'It's bulls--t': Mila Kunis calls out sexism in Hollywood

Actress Mila Kunis describes being insulted, paid less and creatively ignored while working in the U.S. entertainment industry in an essay published Wednesday.

Taylor Swift secretly wrote a country song for Little Big Town, band reveals

Word of the country music collaboration has some fans wondering if the Nashville —based artist would make a surprise appearance at Wednesday's CMA Awards.

'Here's a ticket': Bill Murray offers Game 6 seat to random Cubs fan

Karen Michel was just a hurting Cubs fan without a ticket until comic actor Bill Murray invited her to join him for Tuesday's Game 6 of the World Series in Cleveland.

Trump or Clinton: Consult our celebrity scorecard to see who backs whom

With the U.S. presidential campaign coming to a conclusion, it’s time to take stock of which star stands where in the race for the White House.
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Low-key lifestyle is 'everything' for Rachel McAdams

The London, Ont.-born actress, and Doctor Strange co-star, describes how living a balanced life in Toronto is key to her successful career.

6 seconds of fame: Canadians who owe their celebrity to Vine

Twitter announced Thursday that it's killing off Vine 'in the coming months,' but the news isn't likely to stop those who launched their careers on the short-video platform.
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Barry Jenkins's Moonlight casts gritty story in loving light

The critically acclaimed drama about growing up black and gay in American opens in theatres Friday.

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