Cedric the Entertainer mines racial tensions for laughs on ‘The Neighborhood’

Racial tension — particularly in America — is no laughing matter. But on The Neighborhood, debuting Monday night on Global and CBS, Cedric the Entertainer is hoping people can find some humour in his sitcom that focuses on what happens when a white family moves into a predominantly black neighbourhood. Max Greenfield (New Girl) and […]

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Bradley Cooper on why he made ‘A Star Is Born’: ‘I knew I wanted to tell a love story’

Bradley Cooper always knew he wanted to direct. A lifelong fan of film, ever since he was a kid, the four-time Oscar nominee envisioned a career both behind and in front of the camera. “I just don’t think I had the confidence to admit it to myself until I was maybe in my 30s,” says […]

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SUNSHINE GIRL SECRETS: ‘I want to be on SURVIVOR & BIG BROTHER CANADA!’

SUNshine Girls are just like us! Like most Canadians, Tiffany wants to audition for reality TV competition shows! Tiffany tells our videographer/photog Craig Robertson that she’s a huge Big Brother Canada and Survivor fan. And she has a shot at being cast on both — especially now after Survivor host Jeff Probst announced that for […]

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Ex-jailbird O.J. Simpson warns Bill Cosby: ‘Rapists are frowned upon’

Onetime jailbird O.J. Simpson is warning disgraced comic Bill Cosby that “rapists are frowned upon in prison.” The 71-year-old former Buffalo Bills star made his comments to TMZ while hitting a golf course outside Las Vegas on Wednesday. Simpson spent nine years in prison for a botched kidnapping and armed robbery. “I’m sure there will […]

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‘Crazy Rich Asians’ star Ken Jeong: ‘I’ve never experienced anything like this in my career’

Considering he’s just come off a summer that saw him co-starring in one of 2018’s biggest box-office hits, you’d be forgiven for thinking funnyman Ken Jeong’s year had peaked with Crazy Rich Asians. The film, based on Kevin Kwan’s 2013 bestseller of the same name, made a dent both culturally — it was the first Hollywood […]

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REALITY TV EXPLOSIONS: Big Brother ends its best season in ages as Survivor tackles David VS. Goliath in its premiere!

If you’re a reality TV fan, and most of Canada is if you look at the ratings, you’re in for a super-sized dose of betrayal, strategy and shocking revelations. BUT first up at 8 p.m. on Global is the premiere of Survivor’s 37th season. For 39 days, twenty men and women compete for one million dollars […]

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Gene Simmons on turning 70 during KISS farewell tour: ‘I don’t care. Get over it!’

It may be The End of the Road for veteran rockers KISS — who just announced their two-year farewell tour of the same name after 45 years as a band — but singer-bassist Gene Simmons says he’s going out on top. “I feel great!’ said rock and roll’s God of Thunder. “I feel blessed. I’m […]

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Marilyn Monroe’s black ’57 Thunderbird up for auction

Want to ride like Marilyn? Screen goddess Marilyn Monroe’s beloved 1956 raven black Ford Thunderbird is up for auction. But it will set you back between $300,000 and $500,000. The tragic actress — who killed herself in 1962 at age 36 — owned the stunning vehicle from 1955 until her demise. The T-Bird has never […]

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Margot Robbie’s ‘Birds of Prey’ gets 2020 release date

Margot Robbie’s return as the supervillain Harley Quinn is set in stone. The Oscar nominee will be back as in DC’s Birds of Prey when it rolls into theatres Feb. 7, 2020. The Australian actress previously played the role in 2016’s Suicide Squad.  Sundance winning filmmaker Cathy Yan will direct the hotly anticipated movie, which […]

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BOX OFFICE BOMB: Michael Moore’s anti-Trump tome tanks

Dude, where’s my box office? That could be the title of the next documentary from portly provocateur Michael Moore if receipts from his latest, Fahrenheit 11/9, are any indication. The movie tanked at the box office this past weekend with a $3.1 million take from 1,719 screens. His 2004 blockbuster, Fahrenheit 9/11, that pulled back […]

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