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Peter Doig on Q: A visual companion guide

Figurative painter Peter Doig is among the world’s top-selling living artists. He spoke with Q's Tom Power about his work, his upbringing in Canada and the underbelly of the art market.

Denzel Washington on playing Macbeth and the legacy of Sidney Poitier

Denzel Washington takes on the part of Lord Macbeth in Joel Coen’s new Shakespearean project The Tragedy of Macbeth.
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Friday, Jan. 14, 2022: Neve Campbell, The Lumineers and more

Today on Q with Tom Power: actor Neve Campbell, competitive speedrunner Mitchflowerpower, singer Wesley Schultz of The Lumineers.
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Neve Campbell on returning to the Scream franchise

The Canadian star of Scream spoke with Tom Power about reprising her iconic role as Sidney Prescott in the latest film in the series.
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Mitchflowerpower gives us an inside look into the art of speedrunning video games

The Canadian speedrunner is participating in the semiannual video game fundraiser Awesome Games Done Quick, which sees competitors finish games as quickly as possible to raise money for cancer research.
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Wesley Schultz of The Lumineers on the inspiration behind the band's new album

The Lumineers have been able to keep the spirit and tradition of folk music fresh for fans both new and old.
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Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022: Peter Doig, Sophie Nélisse

Today on Q with Tom Power: artist Peter Doig, actor Sophie Nélisse.
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Sophie Nélisse on the success of Yellowjackets — a survival drama set in the Ontario wilderness

The Canadian star of Showtime's Yellowjackets spoke with Tom Power about honing her survival skills and why she thinks the show is resonating right now.
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Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022: Denzel Washington, Kurt Smeaton and more

Today on Q with Tom Power: actor Denzel Washington, TV writer and producer Kurt Smeaton, neuroscientist, author and musician Daniel Levitin, violinist Jennifer Koh.
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Denzel Washington on The Tragedy of Macbeth and the brilliance of Sidney Poitier

The actor spoke with Tom Power about his turn as Lord Macbeth in the new film The Tragedy of Macbeth, and what the legacy of the late Sidney Poitier means to him.
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Children Ruin Everything creator Kurt Smeaton on how being a father informs his funniest work

The TV writer and producer best known for his work on Schitt's Creek and Kim's Convenience spoke with Tom Power about his latest sitcom, Children Ruin Everything.
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After encouragement from Joni Mitchell, neuroscientist Daniel Levitin is focusing on his music

The neuroscientist, bestselling author and musician joined Tom Power to discuss his new album, Sex & Math, and his close friendship with Joni Mitchell.
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How Jennifer Koh gave young composers a leg up with her new project Alone Together

The violinist's latest album, Alone Together, is based on a project of the same name she launched during the pandemic to help emerging composers. Koh joined Tom Power to tell us more.
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Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022: Malcolm McDowell, Bob Saget and more

Today on Q with Tom Power: actor Malcolm McDowell, actor and comedian Bob Saget, celebrity chef and emcee Roger Mooking.

Malcolm McDowell on his early career — and why advice from veteran actors is overrated

Q’s Tom Power caught up with the British actor to discuss his illustrious career on stage and screen, plus his latest role on CBC’s new comedy series Son of a Critch.

After the pandemic started, the late Bob Saget created a podcast inviting anyone to call in

In 2020, the actor and comedian spoke with Q's Tom Power about his new podcast and how it allowed him to connect with fans on a deeper level.
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'Every hobby I turn into my life': Roger Mooking on his journey from Juno-winning emcee to celebrity chef

Roger Mooking joined Tom Power to reflect on how his love of cooking and music helped make him the artist he is today.
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Monday, Jan. 10, 2022: Sidney Poitier tribute, Kelly Marie Tran and more

Today on Q with guest host Talia Schlanger: screen panel with Cameron Bailey and Eli Glasner, writer and producer Rodney Barnes, actor Kelly Marie Tran.
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How the late Sidney Poitier broke new ground as a Black actor

Q's screen panellists, TIFF CEO Cameron Bailey and CBC entertainment reporter Eli Glasner, paid tribute to Sidney Poitier, who died last week at 94.
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Killadelphia writer Rodney Barnes on intertwining vampires, American history, race relations and horror

Barnes's graphic novel series is about a vampire who was once a U.S. president. He joined Q guest host Talia Schlanger to tell us more.
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Kelly Marie Tran on playing Disney's first Southeast Asian princess

Actor Kelly Marie Tran joined Q guest host Talia Schlanger to talk about her role as a fierce and independent warrior princess in Disney's Raya and the Last Dragon.
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Friday, Jan. 7, 2022: Robert Weide, Melanie Doane and more

Today on Q with Tom Power: filmmaker Robert Weide, Q This music panel with A. Harmony and Mastermind, Ukulele U co-creator and host Melanie Doane, actor Hamza Haq.
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Robert Weide on his long-awaited Kurt Vonnegut documentary — and why it took nearly 40 years to finish

The award-winning filmmaker spoke with Tom Power about his new documentary, Kurt Vonnegut: Unstuck in Time, and his decades-long friendship with the celebrated writer.
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New music release: A look at the Weeknd's Dawn FM

On this week's Q This music panel, A. Harmony and Mastermind share their reviews of the Weeknd's surprise new album, Dawn FM, which dropped last night.
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How Ukulele U's Melanie Doane is carrying on a family tradition of kids music education

The Canadian singer-songwriter best known for her hit '90s song Adam's Rib spoke with Tom Power about her new CBC Kids show, Ukulele U.

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