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Are Bert and Ernie a gay couple? Finally, the answer
Longtime Sesame Street writer Mark Saltzman revealed the truth — but it may not be the end of the debate.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018: Dan Fogelman, D'Arcy Carden and more
Today on q: television producer and screenwriter Dan Fogelman, musician Hozier, actor D'Arcy Carden.
This Is Us creator Dan Fogelman on writing emotional scenes, and how to get them right
Dan Fogelman sat down with Tom Power at TIFF to talk about his new film, creating art that makes people cry, and why sentimentality at the movies may not be such a bad thing in 2018.
'Music is political no matter what': Hozier on his new EP of protest songs
Irish blues-rock sensation Hozier talks about why he decided to follow up his massively successful debut album with an EP of fiery protest songs.
D'Arcy Carden on The Good Place and how it tackles moral philosophy
Actor and comedian D'Arcy Carden plays the mysterious Janet on the sitcom, The Good Place, starring Kristen Bell and Ted Danson. She talks about how the comedy tackles morality and ethics.
This marriage proposal at last night's Emmys is the sweetest thing you'll see all week
'You wonder why I don't like to call you my girlfriend?' said Glen Weiss. 'Because I want to call you my wife.'
Tuesday, September 18, 2018: Abhishek Bachchan, Jeremy Dutcher and more
Today on q: Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan, screen panel with John Semley and Ishani Nath, Baroness von Sketch’s Aurora Browne and Meredith MacNeill, Polaris Music Prize winner Jeremy Dutcher.
'I wasn't pushing myself': Abhishek Bachchan on fame and his return to Bollywood
Bollywood megastar Abhishek Bachchan sat down with Tom Power at TIFF to discuss the pressures of fame, the beauty of Indian cinema and his first film in two years, Husband Material.
The trailer for the final season of Anthony Bourdain's Parts Unknown will break your heart
"Everybody who had dreams of traveling with Tony, it's exactly as cool as you think it is," says comedian W. Kamau Bell, who traveled with Bourdain to Kenya.
Emmys 2018 recap: Big wins, surprises and snubs from last night's ceremony
John Semley and Ishani Nath recap the best and worst moments from last night's Emmy Awards ceremony.
Baroness von Sketch's Aurora Browne and Meredith MacNeill choose their own adventure
Baroness von Sketch's Aurora Browne and Meredith MacNeill join Tom Power live in the q studio for a rapid fire 'Choose Your Own Adventure' style interview, where they cover comedy, motherhood and everything in between.
'Canada, are you listening?': Jeremy Dutcher wins Polaris Prize for Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa
Jeremy Dutcher joins Tom Power live in the q studio to talk about his big win at last night's Polaris Music Prize ceremony.
Monday, September 17, 2018: Bill Hader, Sandra Oh and more
Today on q: actor, director and comedian Bill Hader, actor Sandra Oh, actor Tatiana Maslany, actor Brian Tyree Henry.
Bill Hader on how HBO's Barry mirrors his own life's journey to finding his passion
In HBO's Barry, Hader plays a hitman for hire who discovers his real passion is acting. He talks about his role and directorial debut.
Sandra Oh on the importance of 'being true to yourself' in Hollywood
Sandra Oh talks about her role in Killing Eve, which is entering its second season.
Tatiana Maslany prepares to say goodbye to her many characters on final season of Orphan Black
Tatiana Maslany talks to Tom Power about the final season of Orphan Black.
Atlanta star Brian Tyree Henry on the perils of fame
As his star continues to rise, the actor discusses the complicated nature of fame and celebrity.
How accurate is TIFF at predicting the best picture Oscar winner?
As one of the highest profile editions of the Toronto festival wraps, what film will take home this year's People's Choice award?
Friday, September 14, 2018: Issa Rae, Steven Page and more
Today on q: actor Issa Rae, q This music panel with Lisa Christiansen, Stuart Berman and Steven Page, Silvio Pietroluongo presents a brief history of the Billboard Hot 100, musician Steven Page.
Issa Rae says we need the 'young black female perspective' now more than ever
Insecure's Issa Rae discusses her new film The Hate U Give, which centres around a 16-year-old black girl and the issues she grapples with after witnessing her best friend being shot by a police officer.
'I can't vote, so I used a song instead': Steven Page on how living in the U.S. inspired his new album
Steven Page performs songs from his new record, Discipline: Heal Thyself, Pt. II, and opens up about what the last year has been like for him.
Paramore's decision to retire Misery Business from live shows leaves fans divided
On this very special edition of the q This music panel, Steven Page (formerly of the Barenaked Ladies) joins Lisa Christiansen, Stuart Berman and Tom Power to break down the latest in music news.
From jukeboxes to streaming: A brief history of the Billboard Hot 100 Chart
This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Billboard Hot 100 Chart. We tap Silvio Pietroluongo, senior vice president of charts and data development for Billboard, to walk us through how it's changed over its 60 year history.
Thursday, September 13, 2018: Thandie Newton, Michel Gondry and more
Today on q: actor Thandie Newton, Canadian rock band the Dirty Nil, fashion contributor Mosha Lundström Halbert, director Michel Gondry.
Thandie Newton on her 'upfront and uncompromising' approach to fame
Thandie Newton sat down with Tom Power at TIFF to talk about her new film The Death and Life of John F. Donovan.