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Wednesday, June 16, 2021: Cathy Yan, Emanuel and more

Today on Q: filmmaker Cathy Yan, books columnist Jael Richardson, YouTuber and singer Rebecca Black, R&B artist Emanuel.

Today on Q: Cathy Yan, Jael Richardson, Rebecca Black, Emanuel

Filmmaker Cathy Yan, books columnist Jael Richardson, YouTuber and singer Rebecca Black, R&B artist Emanuel. (Stephanie Diani, jaelrichardson.com, Jade DeRose, Norman Wong)

Today on Q, with guest host Ali Hassan:

  • With her debut feature Dead Pigs now hitting theatres for the first time, filmmaker Cathy Yan reflects on the huge impact the micro-budget satire had on her career.

  • Our books columnist Jael Richardson fills us in on her summer book pick: Angeline Boulley's debut novel, Firekeeper's Daughter.

    • Find our full interview with Boulley on Tuesday, May 4's episode.

  • YouTuber and singer Rebecca Black talks about reclaiming the narrative around her infamous 2011 song Friday, and reflects on how the viral hit changed her life.

  • Canadian R&B artist Emanuel discusses his debut album Alt Therapy, which was co-signed by Idris Elba and Kardinal Offishall before it was even released.

WATCH | Official trailer for Dead Pigs:

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