Black filmmakers call out racism, inequity in the film industry

Prominent Black Canadian filmmakers are calling out anti-Black racism in Canada’s film and...

Beyoncé fans and followers unpack Black is King

Beyoncé superfan Andre Matthew Gordon has had the fortune of seeing his queen perform in concert twice. He says she has "a stage presence that is second to none." Beyoncé...

Toronto Caribbean Carnival keeps spirit of celebration, community solidarity alive in face of pandemic

"Being in here and it's empty is just heartbreaking. There would be a lot of energy going on right now," Candice Dixon says as she and her husband,...

Schitt's Creek actor helps ramp up donations for Yellowknife organizations

An actor best known for his part in Schitt's Creek shocked several Yellowknife organizations this week, after they received a sudden influx of donations. Dustin Milligan, who plays the...

Supreme Court of Canada will hear Quebec comedian Mike Ward's appeal

The Supreme Court of Canada announced Thursday that it will hear comedian Mike Ward's appeal of a 2019 ruling that he must pay $35,000 to a disabled child singer that he mocked for...

George Elroy Boyd, Canada's first Black national news anchor, dies at 68

Canada's first Black national news anchor, George Elroy Boyd, has died at age 68 at a hospice in Montreal. Boyd, who was born in Halifax, was one of the...

Schitt's Creek lands major comedy Emmy Award nominations

Watchmen, cloaked in super hero mythology and grounded in real-world racism, received a leading 26 nominations Tuesday for the prime-time Emmy Awards, while all four leads in the Canadian...

'The situation is grim': Toronto concert venues look to government funding for survival

As music lovers flock to drive-in concerts across the country to get their concert fixes during COVID-19, their favourite indoor venues remain closed — at risk of staying closed permanently. ...

Tabloid lawyer claims Johnny Depp was misogynistic abuser in closing arguments

A lawyer for British tabloid The Sun claimed Monday that Johnny Depp abused Amber Heard during their relationship, committing acts of violence fuelled by misogyny and unleashed by addiction...

Fleetwood Mac guitarist Peter Green dies at 73

Peter Green, the dexterous blues guitarist who led the first incarnation of Fleetwood Mac in a career shortened by psychedelic drugs and mental illness, has died at 73. ...