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Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020: Tayla Parx, Alan Doyle and more
Today on q: singer-songwriter Tayla Parx, singer-songwriter Alan Doyle, filmmaker John Wilson.
How Sound of Metal director Darius Marder explores deafness through sound design
Darius Marder joined q host Tom Power to discuss his new film, Sound of Metal, about a drummer whose life is upended when he loses his hearing.
Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020: Rumaan Alam, Christi Belcourt and more
Today on q: author Rumaan Alam, artist Christi Belcourt, director Edoardo Ponti.
In Christi Belcourt's studio, art is a tool for activism
Renowned visual artist Christi Belcourt talked to q's Tom Power about her first-ever career retrospective, Uprising: The Power of Mother Earth, at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Monday, Nov. 23, 2020: Shaggy, Michaela Coel and more
Today on q: reggae artist Shaggy, q screen panel with Ishani Nath and John Semley, actress Michaela Coel.
Michaela Coel survived a drugging and sexual assault, then turned it into a hit TV series
I May Destroy You, which contains many elements from director and star Michaela Coel's life, centres around Arabella, a millennial Twitter star and novelist. When she is drugged and sexually assaulted, she is forced to rebuild every aspect of her life.
Friday, Nov. 20, 2020: Anne Murray, Darius Marder and more
Today on q: singer Anne Murray, writer and director Darius Marder, singer-songwriter Jewel.
How Jewel overcame homelessness and sexism to release one of the bestselling albums ever
The chart-topping singer presents a q oral history of her debut album, Pieces of You, to mark its 25th anniversary.
'I absorbed everything': How growing up in a family of 12 kids turned Dolly Parton into a country icon
In her new book Songteller, Parton recounts the stories behind 150 of her best-loved songs.
'I'm out of the lemonade business': Michael J. Fox on the day his optimism ran out
In a new memoir, the famously upbeat actor describes battling back from a brutal year.
Margaret Atwood on alien invasions, rare curse words, and why reading poetry isn't like eating Cracker Jack
In an unforgettable interview with q host Tom Power, Atwood also discusses her new poetry collection, Dearly.
Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020: Dolly Parton, Neon Dreams and more
Today on q: country music icon Dolly Parton, pop duo Neon Dreams, playwright and director David E. Talbert.
Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020: David Cross, Brian Eno and more
Today on q: actor and comedian David Cross, q books columnist Jael Richardson, actor Kate Winslet, musician and producer Brian Eno.
Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020: Michael J. Fox, Anique Jordan
Today on q: actor Michael J. Fox, artist and curator Anique Jordan.
Monday, Nov. 16, 2020: Narcy, Jaleel White and more
Today on q: musician, artist, poet and professor Narcy, q screen panel with Teri Hart and Jason Gorber, actor Jaleel White.
Jaleel White on owning his legacy as Steve Urkel, growing up a child star and reconnecting with his mom
You might remember Jaleel White best as Steve Urkel, the lovable nerd on the '90s sitcom Family Matters, but this summer, he's taking on something different: a new reality TV show called 50 Ways To Kill Your Mum.
Friday, Nov. 13, 2020: AC/DC, Lindy West and more
Today on q: AC/DC lead singer Brian Johnson, q This music panel with A. Harmony and Lisa Christiansen, musicologist Nate Sloan, writer Lindy West.
Why Mariah Carey's All I Want For Christmas Is You is such a classic, nostalgic holiday hit
On the 25th anniversary of All I Want For Christmas Is You, musicologist Nate Sloan breaks down what makes the song so enduring and why it's emerged as a rare newcomer into the canon of classic Christmas songs.
Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020: Gillian Anderson, Marcus Samuelsson and more
Today on q: actress Gillian Anderson, chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson, actress Sunita Mani.
Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020: Yusuf/Cat Stevens, Sandra Oh and more
Today on q: singer-songwriter Yusuf/Cat Stevens, actress Sandra Oh, documentary filmmaker Doug Knutson, chef Jeremy Charles.
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020: Margaret Atwood, Souvankham Thammavongsa and more
Today on q: Giller Prize winner Souvankham Thammavongsa, author and poet Margaret Atwood, special effects makeup artist Kazuhiro Tsuji.
How Kazuhiro Tsuji transformed Gary Oldman into Winston Churchill for The Darkest Hour
Special effects makeup artist Kazuhiro Tsuji joined q's Tom Power to describe what it took to turn Gary Oldman into Winston Churchill on screen.
Monday, Nov. 9, 2020: Alex Trebek tribute, The OBGMs and more
Today on q: former Jeopardy! contestants Dhruv Gaur and Reem Fattouh pay tribute to Alex Trebek, q screen panel with Kathleen Newman-Bremang and John Semley, actor and host of the 2020 Scotiabank Giller Prize Eric McCormack, Densil McFarlane of the Canadian punk rock band The OBGMs.
Friday, Nov. 6, 2020: Heidi Schreck, Donovan Woods and more
Today on q: writer and actress Heidi Schreck, q This music panel with A. Harmony and Lisa Christiansen, singer-songwriter Donovan Woods.
Donovan Woods's new album Without People ponders how relationship songs take on new meaning amid COVID-19
Juno Award-winning singer-songwriter Donovan Woods joins q host Tom Power to chat about his new album, Without People, and perform a few songs.