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Singer and teacher behind Mi'kmaq Blackbird meet Paul McCartney in Vancouver

Here's how it happened, and how it went.

When Harry Met Sally: 13 things about the legendary romantic comedy

Starring Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal — and a Katz's Deli table — the Rob Reiner classic turns 30 this month.

Do The Right Thing at 30: fascinating facts about the groundbreaking Spike Lee film

The legendary film explored racial tensions in a Brooklyn neighbourhood during a blistering heat wave.

Taylor Swift takes on LGBTQ haters in star-studded new video: watch

Katy Perry, Ellen DeGeneres, RuPaul, Adam Lambert, Ryan Reynolds, more appear in LGBTQ icon-heavy clip.

True North: NFB series explores how the Toronto Raptors changed the game for young Toronto basketball players

The series explores the city's red-hot youth basketball culture, history and immigrant roots.

Meet the Toronto trans artist who stars in the stereotype-busting new Gillette ad

The commercial features a father teaching his trans son to shave for the first time.

Mi'kmaq Blackbird singer gets huge shoutout from Paul McCartney

A dream has come true for Cape Breton teen Emma Stevens and her music teacher.

From Spider-Man to Shaft to The Dead Don't Die: the best movies to watch this summer

What flicks should you check out when you come in from the sun? Here's your summer preview.

From Drake to Blur, the Toronto Raptors DJ's pump-up playlist

4Korners has been the official Raptors DJ for 14 years. Here are the songs he uses to get the crowd jumping.

Tarantino pays homage to himself in new trailer for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

"In this town, it can all change like that," DiCaprio's character says as the trailer turns its gaze to the Manson family.

Women still getting left behind in Canadian film and TV biz: study

Women are making strides in some areas, but Indigenous women and women of colour are woefully underrepresented.

'It's nothing to be ashamed of': Common writes about being sexually abused as a child in new memoir

The rapper/actor says he was nine or 10 when the incident happened, a memory that was 'buried' until now.

Orchestra seeks child who shouted wonder-filled 'Wow!' at end of concert

They want to reward the child whose enthusiasm for Mozart charmed the entire hall.

Coffee cups, fake babies and medieval cars: 12 of the most cringe-worthy continuity fails

A coffee cup made it into a Game of Thrones scene, but continuity mistakes are common — and often very funny.

Game of Thrones leaves takeout coffee cup in a scene, sparks hilarious internet deluge

Some believe the caffeine-heavy gaffe was intentional, others have dubbed Daenerys 'Drinker of Pumpkin Spice.'

Game of Thrones visual effects team on darkness and bringing dragons to life

"If you believe the fire, you'll believe the dragon": Steve Kullback and Joe Bauer say of their approach.

Cape Breton student sings beautiful Mi'kmaq rendition of the Beatles' Blackbird: watch

Students at the Eskasoni high school recorded the track to mark the International Year of Indigenous Languages

'A giant among us': celebrities remember director John Singleton

Writer and director John Singleton, who has died at the age of 51, made an indelible mark on the industry, beginning in 1991 with his debut film, Boyz N the Hood.

Avengers: Endgame executive producer on its 1st openly gay character and a more diverse future

Avengers: Endgame features the first openly gay character in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, a move that is "incredibly important" to the franchise, says one of its executive producers.

Leonard Cohen on how a 'sleazy' Toronto hotel helps him write poetry

In this 1963 interview from CBC Radio's Assignment, Cohen shares his writing process.

Watch Margaret Atwood read a poem about the Boston Strangler from 1967

In this archival CBC footage, Atwood reads her poems The Green Man and It is Dangerous to Read Newspapers

The Grizzlies: 15 things about the groundbreaking new Canadian film

In a tiny Inuit community, teen suicide was widespread — until a teacher showed students how to play lacrosse.

Why Lil Nas X is putting the Old Town Road Billboard controversy behind him

"I didn't want it to get to that point where it was more popular because of controversy than the song itself," the 20-year-old rapper said in his first Canadian interview.

How will Game of Thrones end? 4 of the wildest, most convincing fan theories

From Daenerys as Ice Queen to Tyrion being a Targaryen, these theories offer some compelling ways for the series to end.

Watch the epic trailer for Beyoncé's new Netflix documentary

Homecoming features the star’s powerhouse 2018 Coachella show as well as intimate behind-the-scenes footage