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Theatre director Mumbi Tindyebwa Otu on seeing her own story reflected in Claudia Dey's play Trout Stanley

Award-winning theatre director Mumbi Tindyebwa Otu is putting her own spin on Claudia Dey's play Trout Stanley for a new production that's on now at Toronto's Factory Theatre.

'I put a lot of my own awkwardness into this guy': Nicholas Braun on playing Cousin Greg on HBO's Succession

Nicholas Braun plays Cousin Greg on HBO's hit show Succession. He joined q's Tom Power live in studio to talk about what it's like to be on one of the biggest shows on TV.

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020: Lady A, Mumbi Tindyebwa Otu, Nicholas Braun

Today on q: Lady A, Mumbi Tindyebwa Otu, Nicholas Braun

Author Jenny Han on the Netflix adaptation of To All The Boys I've Loved Before

Jenny Han talks about the new film adaptation of her New York Times best-selling novel To All The Boys I've Loved Before, and shares why she feels representation on screen is important.

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020: Stephenie Meyer, Dizzy, Jenny Han

Today on q: Author Stephenie Meyer, the band Dizzy, author Jenny Han.

Monday, Aug. 3, 2020: Elton John, Carly Rae Jepsen and more

Today on q: music icon Elton John, award-winning poet Reginald Dwayne Betts, pop singer Carly Rae Jepsen.

Friday, July 31, 2020: François Clemmons, Dalton Higgins and more

Today on q: singer François Clemmons, journalist and author Dalton Higgins, singer iskwē, singer Judy Collins.

q's Thursday Headliner: Artist, creator and musician iskwē

Canadian musician iskwē drops by the q studio to perform some songs from her new album, acākosīk.

Folk icon Judy Collins on her long career, why 80 is the new 20 and her new album Winter Stories

At age 80, folk icon Judy Collins is still actively releasing new music, touring and shining a light on unsung talent. She joined q's Tom Power to reflect on her nearly six-decade career and her latest record, Winter Stories.

Thursday, July 30, 2020: Judy Blume, Bob Wiseman, Lesley Hampton

Today on q: author Judy Blume, musician and author Bob Wiseman, fashion designer Lesley Hampton.

Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret at 50: author Judy Blume on the taboo-busting teen book

Because it tackles puberty and teen sexuality, the book is also one of the most challenged and banned.

This Indigenous designer's gowns are turning heads on the red carpet — and busting down barriers

Meet Lesley Hampton, the 25-year-old Canadian designer whose gown made major waves on the Golden Globes red carpet this year.

q's Thursday Headliner: Toronto R&B singer-songwriter Liza

This week's q Thursday headliner is Liza. She performs songs from her forthcoming EP and talks about her musical influences and the moment she realized she wanted to be a musician.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020: Jarvis Cocker, Alexandria Maillot and more

Today on q: musician and actor Jarvis Cocker, q book columnist Jael Richardson and author Whitney French, singer-songwriter Alexandria Maillot, Queer Eye’s food and drink expert Antoni Porowski.

Queer Eye's Antoni Porowski on food, fame and growing up in Canada

Queer Eye's food and drink expert, Antoni Porowski, joins Tom Power in the q studio to dish on the important role food has played in his life.

q's Thursday Headliner: Vancouver 'swoon rock' artist Alexandria Maillot

Alexandria Maillot drops by the q studio to perform a few new songs from her upcoming sophomore album, Benevolence.

Tuesday, July 28, 2020: Josh Hartnett, Courtney Marie Andrews and more

Today on q: actor Josh Hartnett, singer-songwriter Courtney Marie Andrews, singer-songwriter Harry Styles.

'A big turning point': Harry Styles comes back on his own terms

The One Direction breakout star decided to stop playing it safe, and made the album he wanted.

Monday, July 27, 2020: Tracee Ellis Ross, Dermot Kennedy and more

Today on q: actress Tracee Ellis Ross, singer-songwriter Dermot Kennedy, actor Simu Liu.

Friday, July 24, 2020: Samra Habib and Amanda Brugel, Elizabeth Acevedo and more

Today on q: Canada Reads winner Samra Habib and defender Amanda Brugel, Coronation Street series producer Iain MacLeod, q This music panel with A. Harmony and Lisa Christiansen, actor Ralph Macchio, poet and author Elizabeth Acevedo.

In Cobra Kai, the Karate Kid is all grown-up and owns a car dealership

Ralph Macchio, the original Karate Kid, is back as a grown-up version of Danny LaRusso in the new series Cobra Kai.

Amanda Brugel, defending We Have Always Been Here by Samra Habib, wins Canada Reads 2020

The votes are in and Samra Habib's debut book, the memoir We Have Always Been Here defended by actor Amanda Brugel, is the Canada Reads 2020 winner.

Thursday, July 23, 2020: Run The Jewels, Laurieann Gibson

Today on q: rapper Killer Mike of Run The Jewels, choreographer and artistic director Laurieann Gibson.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020: Haim, Mosha Lundström Halbert and more

Today on q: pop rock band Haim, q fashion columnist Mosha Lundström Halbert, medical students/musicians Braedon Paul and Andrew McDonald.

'A Confederate statue on stage': Ishmael Reed explains why people should rethink their love of Hamilton

The acclaimed author says 'I don't think people are comfortable with slave holders being honoured on Broadway.'

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