Arts and Entertainment

Come From Away scores outstanding new Broadway musical nod from Outer Critics Circle

New Homegrown 9/11-inspired play is nominated for 7 Outer Critics Circle awards The Canadian Press Posted: Apr 25, 2017 3:34 PM ET Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017 3:34 PM ET Related Stories There’s another reason to celebrate the knockout Canadian musical Come From Away — the Broadway show just scored seven nominations for the prestigious Outer Critics Circle awards. Among the nods, ...

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Bachelor star Chris Soules jailed after deadly Iowa crash

Chris Soules, an Iowa farmer who starred on The Bachelor two years ago, was arrested Tuesday on a charge of causing a deadly accident and leaving the scene. Soules, who competed for the affections of dozens of women on season 19 of the ABC reality show, was behind the wheel of a pickup truck that allegedly rear-ended a tractor near Aurora, Iowa ...

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Netflix strikes licensing deal in China

New Agreement allows streaming giant to make 1st big inroads in highly censored market CBC News Posted: Apr 25, 2017 2:33 PM ET Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017 2:38 PM ET Related Stories Netflix is making its first big inroads in China through a licensing agreement with local streaming giant iQiyi. The company confirmed the deal to CBC News. It will ...

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Lady Gaga, Pokemon Go, Steve Buscemi among 407 Webby Award winners

Lady Gaga, Pokemon Go and Steve Buscemi are among the winners of this year’s Webby Awards. The annual honour, now in its 21st year, celebrates the best of the internet and web culture. Gaga won a pair of Webbys for her high-tech tribute to David Bowie at last year’s Grammys, which was produced in partnership with Intel. Pokemon Go was picked as best game ...

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Bidding tops $125K for Maud Lewis painting found in thrift shop

The auction for a Maud Lewis painting found in a New Hamburg thrift shop is less than a week old, but with 26 bids recorded, it’s already reached $125,208. The painting, entitled Portrait of Eddie Barnes and Ed Murphy, Lobster Fisherman, Bay View, N.S., is valued at $16,000. Lewis, a folk artist, lived in poverty for most of her life and sold ...

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‘Has it affected him?’ Woman confronts her abuser in documentary ‘A Better Man’

Tuesday April 25, 2017 more stories from this episode Read story transcript The trauma of an abusive relationship with an ex-partner has haunted Attiya Khan for two decades. Khan was physically abused by her then boyfriend Steve for almost every day during their 2-year relationship in high school. In the documentary, A Better Man, co-directors Lawrence Jackman and Khan reach ...

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‘Completely stunned’: Faye Dunaway breaks silence on Oscar envelope snafu

Actress breaks silence on Oscar envelope snafu The Associated Press Posted: Apr 25, 2017 11:59 AM ET Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017 11:59 AM ET Related Stories Actress Faye Dunaway says she thought co-presenter Warren Beatty was joking when he paused before showing her the envelope that should have contained the Oscar’s best picture winner, thinking he was stalling for effect. ...

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Divorcing co-hosts of HGTV’s Flip or Flop to return for show’s 7th season

New Tarek and Christina El Moussa will be back for 20-episode run in December The Associated Press Posted: Apr 25, 2017 11:34 AM ET Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017 11:34 AM ET Related Stories The divorcing co-hosts of HGTV’s Flip or Flop are returning to the show for a seventh season. HGTV announced late Monday that Tarek and Christina El Moussa ...

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Drake to host 1st-ever NBA awards show

Canadian rapper will preside over ceremony in New York City on June 26 The Associated Press Posted: Apr 25, 2017 10:33 AM ET Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017 12:07 PM ET Related Stories Drake will host the NBA’s first-ever awards show this June. The Canadian rapper will preside over the June 26 ceremony in New York, which will be televised ...

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Scott Baio explains ‘if you do drugs or drink, you’re going to die’ remarks after Erin Moran’s death

New Moran likely died from cancer at her home, authorities say The Associated Press Posted: Apr 25, 2017 10:19 AM ET Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017 10:19 AM ET Related Stories Scott Baio says he was responding to media reports when he suggested the death of his former Happy Days and Joanie Loves Chachi co-star, Erin Moran, may have been due to ...

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