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‘Simpsons’ writer on mining Ontario roots for ’80s film, running afoul of Morrissey

July 28, 2021 3:01 am TORONTO — Before he moved to the United States to become a comedy writer on late-night talk shows and "The Simpsons," Tim Long was a...

It’s Showtime! Ontario and Manitoba cinemas flicker back to life as reopening expands

July 16, 2021 3:31 pm TORONTO — Ontario and Manitoba head back to the movies this weekend, joining the rest of the country for a summer season delayed by starkly...

‘Never Have I Ever’ star on navigating pandemic-era stardom from a distance in Canada

July 12, 2021 11:06 am TORONTO — "Never Have I Ever" star Maitreyi Ramakrishnan is on Zoom from her family home in Mississauga, Ont., talking about plans to visit a...

Ontario movie theatres facing ‘unreasonable’ reopening restrictions: industry group

July 12, 2021 11:01 am TORONTO — Ontario movie theatres will be back in business on Friday as the province moves into Step 3 of reopening in the heat of...

Ontario movie theatres facing ‘arbitrary and unreasonable’ reopening restrictions

July 10, 2021 9:01 am TORONTO — Ontario movie theatres will be back in business on Friday as the province moves into Step 3 of reopening in the heat of...

What to stream in July: Hawaii satire ‘White Lotus,’ nail-biter ‘A Quiet Place 2’

July 1, 2021 8:01 am TORONTO — Monsters lurk among us in July's streaming highlights. From a hotel drama stacked with terrible rich folks, to a nail-biting sequel where the slightest...

Toronto film fest returning to more theatres; Alanis Morissette doc, ‘Dune’ in lineup

June 23, 2021 9:16 am TORONTO — An Alanis Morissette documentary and a special IMAX event for Denis Villeneuve's "Dune" are among the offerings in the upcoming Toronto International Film...

Canadian comic Mae Martin on mining their past for hit Netflix series ‘Feel Good’

June 22, 2021 11:41 am TORONTO — After a whirlwind year of critical kudos and celebrity fans including Victoria Beckham, London-based Canadian comedy star Mae Martin is set to celebrate...

‘Luca’ star Jacob Tremblay on the ‘relief’ of getting first COVID-19 vaccine shot

June 16, 2021 10:51 am TORONTO — Like his adorable sea-monster character in Disney and Pixar's new animated film "Luca," actor Jacob Tremblay is set for some summertime fun.  And the...

‘Big Brother Canada,’ big lineup: Corus reveals packed schedule after pandemic delays

June 9, 2021 1:36 pm TORONTO — "Big Brother Canada" will return for a 10th season as part of a Corus Entertainment lineup executives say is "flush with shows" after...

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Union: NLRB officer recommends new vote for Amazon workers

August 2, 2021 7:41 pm The union that tried — and failed — to organize Amazon warehouse workers in Bessemer, Alabama may get a do-over....

‘I’m back’: Ex-con Blagojevich sues for right to run again

August 2, 2021 7:26 pm CHICAGO (AP) — Ex-con and former Gov. Rod Blagojevich sued his home state Monday for booting him from the governor’s...

Children stopped at border likely hit record-high in July

August 2, 2021 7:26 pm SAN DIEGO (AP) — The number of children traveling alone who were picked up at the Mexican border by U.S....