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November 20, 2018 3:44 PM Guzzo Cinemas eyes expansion and possible Vancouver and Calgary theatre openings

Guzzo Cinemas president Vince Guzzo says he’s hoping the expansion will allow him to take advantage of opportunities in other cities and find new synergies for his business, which also includes a construction company and Giulietta Pizzeria restaurants. Despite the struggles theatre businesses have faced in recent years with the growth of streaming services 6

November 17, 2018 12:00 AM Ford government moves ahead with plans to redevelop Ontario place

“And let us be clear: a casino at Ontario Place does not represent the responsible use of valued public lands. No good can come from it,” Layton and Cressy said. John Tory, who authored a report on Ontario Place before becoming Toronto mayor in 2014, has not yet been consulted by the Ford goverment on the site’s future, his spokesperson, Don Peat, said Friday 9

November 15, 2018 4:40 PM Rupert Murdoch, sons begin their goodbyes to 21st Century Fox

Now, Rupert Murdoch is midway through a dramatic downsizing of his corporate dominion. He orchestrated the sale to Disney because he feared that Fox lacked the scale to successfully compete against such technology giants as Google, Facebook and Netflix. As his son spoke, Rupert Murdoch quietly studied a briefing book atop a long rectangular table —draped 4

November 13, 2018 7:09 PM Campbell-Pascall, Chipman added to Hockey Hall of Fame selection committee

TORONTO — Former women’s hockey star Cassie Campbell-Pascall and executive Mark Chipman have been added to the Hockey Hall of Fame selection committee. The Hockey Hall of Fame said in a release Tuesday that Campbell-Pascall and Chipman will start their duties starting with the 2019 nomination and election proceedings. Campbell-Pascall was captain of the Canadian 8

November 13, 2018 2:02 PM DHX Media Ltd. reports first-quarter loss, revenue up from year ago

HALIFAX—DHX Media Ltd. reported a loss in its latest quarter compared with a profit a year ago as its revenue rose 5.5 per cent. The children’s entertainment company says it lost $2.4 million compared with a profit of $8.1 million a year ago, due to a larger noncontrolling interest in Peanuts and a non-cash writedown in deferred financing charges 9

October 23, 2018 6:42 PM MoviePass owner is planning to off-load the troubled business

The new company will include the common stock of MoviePass, the service’s members and Moviefone, which was acquired from Verizon Communications Inc. earlier this year. Helios & Matheson plans to distribute a minority of the outstanding shares of MoviePass Entertainment as a dividend to its investors, assuming such a move is permitted under Delaware law. The question 20

October 19, 2018 3:57 PM Rihanna reportedly turned down Super Bowl halftime show in support of Colin Kaepernick

Last month, word broke that the NFL had tabbed Maroon 5 to perform at halftime of next year’s Super Bowl LIII. It was a perfectly safe choice for a league that tries not to wander off the beaten path, entertainment-wise. But was it the first choice? Or even the second choice? According to Us Weekly, the NFL and CBS — which is broadcasting the game — first 15

October 1, 2018 5:58 PM Sharon and Bram keep it fresh in their farewell show

Since their first concert at Young People’s Theatre in 1978, the trio sang their way around the world, on to the CBC with The Elephant Show, and into the hearts of generations of kids growing up in the 1980s and ’90s. They returned to YPT this week with Sharon, Bram & Friends, an hour-long concert of old hits and a few new tunes to be released on an upcoming 15

September 26, 2018 4:47 PM CBS plans production hub in Canada to satisfy demands of peak TV

U.S. entertainment company CBS Television Studios will open a television and film production hub just outside Toronto next year. The company says the hub will include six sound stages, production offices and other support facilities. CBS says the 260,000 square-foot facility will be located in Mississauga and is due to open in mid-2019. The company is promising 21

September 22, 2018 2:59 AM John Tavares scores two as Leafs beat Sabres

The Leafs retook the lead at 10:55 when Mueller plowed forward off a faceoff in the Sabres end before picking the pocket of the Buffalo defender and stuffing the puck past Ullmark. Tavares and Marner lost their regular winger early in the second when Zach Hyman left with a bone bruise after taking an innocent-looking shot by teammate Rasmus Sandin off the skate 30