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  • Scientology is launching a TV network: ‘Time for us to tell our story’

    March 12, 2018 3:49 PM 16

    The church announced on its official Twitter account that the Scientology Network will debut Monday. According to a description in the iTunes store, the Scientology Network’s app will allow users to watch the original series Meet A Scientologist and Voices for Humanity. A program titled L. Ron Hubbard: In His Own Voice and Scientology Principles films

  • Nun involved in lawsuit with Katy Perry over L.A. convent dies

    March 10, 2018 6:00 PM 12

    Hours before her death, Sister Catherine Rose Holzman spoke to KTTV, speaking out against a judge’s ruling that cleared the way for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles to sell a convent in the Los Feliz neighbourhood to Perry. LOS ANGELES—A nun involved in a lawsuit with pop star Katy Perry over the sale of a convent in Los Angeles died after collapsing during

  • Language barrier: Why some of Canada's diverse filmmakers are shut out of funding

    March 10, 2018 9:00 AM 30

    Ava won prize for best 1st feature film but wasn't eligible for financing because it's in Farsi A small film called Ava — the story of a teenage Iranian girl facing pressures from family and society — is the biggest movie at this year's Canadian Screen Awards. It has eight nominations and one special win already: it was announced in late January that Ava had won the Best First

  • Come From Away adds standing-room-only tickets

    March 9, 2018 7:48 PM 21

    The 16 tickets per show will only be available in person at the Royal Alexandra Theatre on the day of the performance. Beginning Tuesday, March 13, the homegrown hit musical Come From Away will offer standing-room-only tickets for those seeking last-minute entry to the high-demand show. Sixteen tickets per performance will grant theatregoers a space

  • Bill Cosby's TV show daughter recalls his 'sinister' energy

    March 9, 2018 7:41 PM 24

    Lisa Bonet played Denis Huxtable on The Cosby Show Lisa Bonet has broken her silence about her former TV father Bill Cosby, saying she isn't surprised he's facing sexual misconduct allegations and claiming he gave off a "sinister" energy. Bonet says in an interview with Net-a-Porter's Porter magazine that she wasn't aware of any inappropriate behaviour

  • Barack and Michelle Obama reported to be in talks for Netflix show

    March 9, 2018 7:05 PM 30

    New York Times reports plan for show s not yet finalized but Netflix stock soars Barack Obama and Netflix reportedly are negotiating a deal for the former president and his wife, Michelle, to produce shows exclusively for the streaming service. The proposed deal was reported Friday by The New York Times, which cited people familiar with the discussions

  • Norm Macdonald is getting his own Netflix talk show

    March 9, 2018 6:28 PM 21

    Streaming services promises unexpected conversation, jokes and a behind-the-scenes look at Canadian comedian’s world in Norm Macdonald Has a Show. Canadian comedy star Norm Macdonald is getting a talk show on Netflix. The streaming service says it’s ordered 10 episodes of Norm Macdonald Has a Show. The program will feature one celebrity guest per episode

  • Jon Favreau to write, produce live-action Star Wars series for Disney streaming service

    March 9, 2018 4:26 PM 19

    “If you told me at 11 years old that I would be getting to tell stories in the Star Wars universe, I wouldn’t have believed you,” Favreau said in Thursday’s statement. “I can’t wait to embark upon this exciting adventure.” This is Favreau’s latest project in Disney’s expansive empire. He directed Iron Man, the first film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

  • Black Panther star says he'll adopt inclusion riders

    March 9, 2018 1:55 PM 29

    Frances McDormand made Oscar night appeal for movie contracts that mandate diversity Black Panther star Michael B. Jordan says that he will adopt inclusion riders for all projects produced by his production company. In a message on Instagram on Wednesday, Jordan pledged to support "the women and men who are leading this fight." His announcement followed

  • Bach to basics: legendary composer still earns appreciation 300 years later

    March 9, 2018 5:00 AM 14

    Upcoming concert and albums bring out the artist’s magic through simplicity. All three artists are sharing their love of Bach in the most straightforward, unadorned way they can think of, using means that take us right to the heart of music three centuries old. What is it that makes the music of J.S. Bach so irresistible, despite the fact that it often