‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ review: Tom Cruise delivers best ‘M:I’ movie so far

RATING: **** out of four Director: Christopher McQuarrie Cast: Tom Cruise, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames, Alec Baldwin, Rebecca Ferguson, Angela Bassett, Henry Cavill, Sean Harris Screenplay: Christopher McQuarrie Running time: 147 minutes As far as movie sequels go, the rule of thumb is: they’re usually no good. Whatever it was we liked about the original, […]

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Hedley singer Jacob Hoggard’s sex charges case in court

TORONTO — A lawyer for the frontman of the band Hedley is scheduled to appear in a Toronto courtroom today, as the rock star faces three sex-related charges. Jacob Hoggard, 34, was arrested Monday and charged with one count of sexual interference and two counts of sexual assault causing bodily harm. Toronto Police say the […]

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‘We might be too old’: Simon Pegg says current cast may not appear in Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Star Trek’

Simon Pegg is getting ready to beam himself back up for more Star Trek movies. After a series of delays, the fourth film in the rebooted series that features new actors playing the classic characters of Kirk (Chris Pine), Spock (Zachary Quinto), Bones (Karl Urban), Scotty (Pegg), Sulu (John Cho), Chekov (the late Anton Yelchin) […]

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Meet music’s most in demand man: Ty Dolla $ign

If there’s a busier artist in the music business, Ty Dolla $ign has yet to meet him. The multi-hyphenate L.A.-based musician is straddling the worlds of R&B, pop and rap with guest appearances on Beyonce and Jay-Z’s surprise album Love Is Everything, Drake’s chart-topping Scorpion, Kanye West’s Ye, Kanye and Kid Cudi’s Kids See Ghosts, […]

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TIFF 2018: Bradley Cooper’s ‘A Star Is Born’, Ryan Gosling’s ‘First Man’ coming to Toronto

The stars will shine bright at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival. The first wave of Galas and Special Presentations headed to Hogtown’s annual celebration of cinema has been announced and it includes films from four-time Oscar-nominated actor Bradley Cooper and Oscar-winner Damien Chazelle. Toronto audiences will be among the first to see Cooper’s remake […]

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‘I look forward to cheering him on’: Big Brother’s Winston ready to root for Brett

The bromance is broken. During a heated week inside the Big Brother house, ultimate bros Winston Hines and Brett Robinson were placed under immense stress when they found themselves pinned against each other on the block, after sitting comfortable through the majority of the game. And on eviction night, 28-year-old Kentucky-based medical sales rep Winston […]

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TIFF 2018: Bradley Cooper’s ‘A Star Is Born’ and five other films we hope come to Toronto

Get your popcorn ready. The Toronto International Film Festival is set to announce part of its lineup Tuesday. The 10-day affair is known for premiering Oscar favourites, like last year’s Best Picture winner The Shape of Water. In fact, over the past 10 years, the Oscars’ biggest trophy has gone to nine movies that first […]

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The Bachelorette: Becca Kufrin sacks Colton Underwood, defends Tia Booth

Here’s a look back at this week’s biggest reality-TV highlights: The Bachelorette Hometown dates are supposed to be a time for The Bachelorette to get to know her suitors’ families, but unfortunately for Becca Kufrin, a surprise admission ruined her wholesome week with her Final Four. After the 28-year-old brunette beauty returned from her national […]

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‘Orange is the New Black’ tops this week’s TV must-sees

Orange is the New Black Season 6 The polarizing fifth season of the fan-favourite Netflix original series took place over the course of three days and ended in a vicious Litchfield riot. While most prisoners were spread out and shipped off to different penitentiaries, other inmates like Piper, Alex, Nicky, Gloria, Taystee and Red were […]

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‘I used to make a lot of offensive jokes’: James Gunn fired from ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3’

The Marvel Cinematic Universe just got a huge shakeup. Guardians of the Galaxy writer-director James Gunn has been fired after old controversial tweets from the filmmaker resurfaced. In a statement given to The Hollywood Reporter, Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn said: “The offensive attitudes and statements discovered on James’ Twitter feed are indefensible and […]

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