The 'Momo challenge' explained — and why we're so quick to believe internet hoaxes

Our online columnist Elamin Abdelmahmoud discusses a new urban legend for the digital age, the Momo Challenge.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019: John Cleese, Amanda Brugel and more

Today on q: actor and comedian John Cleese, q screen panel with John Semley and Tina Hassannia, actor Amanda Brugel

Toy Story 4 trailer reveals Keanu Reeves' new Canadian character

The actor will voice a Canadian motorcycle stunt rider named Duke Caboom.

John Cleese on Monty Python, Life of Brian and why he's now taking aim at the failings of world leaders

The British comedy legend reflects on his career and discusses his latest stage show, Why There Is No Hope, in which he examines what he sees as the failings of the world's leaders.

Do fan campaigns to save TV shows actually work?

When it comes to the practicality of fan campaigns, do they actually work? Or is there more at play behind the scenes?

Amanda Brugel on The Handmaid's Tale, fighting for good roles and rejecting stereotypes

From Kim's Convenience to Orphan Black, Amanda Brugel has had parts in multiple Canadian productions, but she says we still have far to go when it comes to recognizing Canadian film industry talent.

10 fascinating facts about Dick Dale, 'King of the Surf Guitar'

The surf legend has died at 81, but he lived a colourful life on his own terms

Friday, March 15, 2019: q Live at the Junos

q Live at the Junos, with Tom Power: musician Bahamas, author Emma Donoghue, musician Kaia Kater, musician Jim Cuddy and Olympic champion Natalie Spooner, musician Donovan Woods, comedian Chanty Marostica and more.

'Urban Iroquois' photographer Jeff Thomas feels he's finally kept the promise he made 40 years ago

'If I was able to walk out, I would dedicate myself to producing something relevant to the Indigenous community,' the photographer vowed 40 years ago from his hospital bed.

Monday, March 18, 2019: Johnny Marr, Jeff Thomas and more

Today on q: Juno Awards panel with q This' Tabassum Siddiqui and A. Harmony, guitar legend Johnny Marr, and award-winning photographer Jeff Thomas.

Junos 2019: Highlights from the biggest night in Canadian music

Shawn Mendes, Arkells and Jessie Reyez all picked up prizes, while Sarah McLachlan and Corey Hart brought the house down with their electric performances.

How Brexit and Trump's election inspired Johnny Marr to create his latest album

On his new album, Call the Comet, Marr imagines an alternate reality. He talks about his relationship with Morrissey and how music can become an ideal escape.

Is Chanty Marostica Justin Bieber's twin aunt?

Chanty Marostica explains why they get mistaken for Justin Bieber and describes the difference between going to a bar with women versus men.

Emma Donaghue on Brie Larson, Room and living in London | q Live at the Junos

Author Emma Donaghue joins Tom Power on stage during q Live at the Junos for a chat that spans working with Brie Larson on Room, her inspiration for a lot of her writing (spoiler: her kids), and the joys of London, Ont.

Chanty Marostica reveals the biggest moment of this year | q Live at the Junos

Comedian Chanty Marostica reveals their biggest moment from the last 12 months and what it means to have comedy be a part of the Junos.

Jim Cuddy and Natalie Spooner | q Live at the Junos

Jim Cuddy and Natalie Spooner sit down with Tom Power ahead of the 2019 Juno Cup.

How Kaia Kater's father inspired her new album

Kaia Kater talks about how her father inspired her new album and how she always wanted to be a "real" Canadian.

Kaia Kater | Meridian Ground | q Live at the Junos

Kaia Kater performs "Meridian Ground" during q Live at the Junos.

Bahamas on songwriting and Shawn Mendes | q Live at the Junos

2019 Juno-nominated Bahamas chats with Tom Power during q Live at the Junos.

How do Donovan Woods, Raina Douris, and Tom party during the Junos?

Donovan Woods reveals his true feelings towards Shawn Mendes and how he balances song-writing with a new baby.

Donovan Woods | Another Way | q Live at the Junos

Donovan Woods performs Another Way at our q LIVE show at the Junos.

Snotty Nose Rez Kids | Broke Boy Ambitions | q Live at the Junos

Snotty Nose Rez Kids perform Broke Boy Ambitions during our q LIVE at the Junos show in London!

Bahamas | No Wrong | q Live at the Junos

Bahamas performs No Wrong at our q LIVE at the Junos show!

Bahamas | No Expectations | q Live at the Junos

Bahamas performs No Expectations at our q LIVE at the Junos show!

Thursday, March 14, 2019: Michael Bublé, Emmanuel Jal and more

Today on q: Grammy and Juno-winning singer-songwriter Michael Bublé, pianist and composer Kris Bowers, Juno-nominated musician Emmanuel Jal.