Actress Shirley Douglas dead at 86

Actor Kiefer Sutherland announced his mother's death on Twitter, saying she succumbed to complications surrounding pneumonia on Sunday morning. Sutherland said his mother's illness was not related to COVID-19.

NAC cancels shows, events until April 5

The National Arts Centre is cancelling all performances and events until at least April 5 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Taylor swift political speech – Self aware?

The Taylor Swift undertaking boosts translucency and also gives credit to privacy — there is little that you do not know about her, and nevertheless, you don’t know her at all. For more than ten years this has been...

Artist finds muse in coronavirus quarantine

Raymond Lau created one cartoon image per day while in quarantine, first on the cruise ship Diamond Princess, then at the Nav Centre in Cornwall, Ont.

Whitney Houston biopic in the works

Whitney Houston is headed back to the big screen in a feature film about the singer's life, penned by the screenwriter of Bohemian Rhapsody.

CBC Music Festival cancelled for 2020

CBC Music and Live Nation have cancelled the 2020 CBC Music Festival due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Children’s author Jean Little dead at 88

Little had published over 50 books throughout her career, and they often featured children with physical disabilities or facing difficult personal circumstances.

Acting legend Max von Sydow dead at 90

Max von Sydow, the self-described "shy boy"-turned-actor known to art house audiences through his work with Swedish director Ingmar Bergman and later to moviegoers everywhere when he played the priest in the horror classic The Exorcist, has died...

Ottawa Bluesfest cancels 2020 event

Organizers are encouraging ticket holders to hang onto their passes for 2021.

Brian May reveals recent heart attack

Queen guitarist Brian May says he recently had three stents put in after experiencing 'a small heart attack.'