Henry Louis Gates Jr., the host of “Finding Your Roots” on PBS, says the show “couldn’t have scripted” the discovery that actor, comedian Larry David and Senator Bernie Sanders are related. An episode where the two learn they’re distant relatives will air on the show’s upcoming fourth season, premiering Oct.
Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington was laid to rest in a private funeral in California over the weekend, while tributes continue to pour in for the late singer. A few hundred people attended a memorial service on Saturday that included a stage set up for musical tributes, according to TMZ. According to
French actress Jeanne Moreau, a smoky-voiced femme fatale who starred in Francois Truffaut’s love triangle film Jules and Jim and whose award-winning, seven-decade career included work with some of the world’s most acclaimed directors, has died. She was 89. The French president’s office announced her death in a statement Monday
Heritage Auctions says price ties record for highest amount paid for movie poster at public auction The Associated Press Posted: Jul 30, 2017 5:29 PM ET Last Updated: Jul 30, 2017 5:31 PM ET The only known surviving Italian issue poster for the classic movie Casablanca has sold for $478,000 US
If you frequent social media (especially Twitter) then you may have seen the hashtag “#NoConfederate” floating around on Friday, calling for an online protest during Sunday night’s episode of Game of Thrones on HBO. What is Confederate, and why are people planning on tweeting that hashtag during HBO’s biggest show
It’s been around 30 years since the country’s tainted blood scandal infected thousands with HIV and Hepatitis C. But only now is Robert C. Cooper ready to tell his story. Cooper contracted Hep C from tainted blood back in the 1980s and struggled with the disease for three decades. He was
Ottawa-born actress Vanessa Morgan, best known for her work in My Babysitter’s a Vampire and The Shannara Chronicles,‘ will join the cast of the Archie-comics-inspired series Riverdale in its upcoming season. Morgan, 25, will play Toni Topaz, who first appeared in the Archie comics in 2012. The character has pink hair,
New York City-based tattoo artist, Jonathan “JonBoy” Valena, made his first Canadian appearance at Yorkdale Shopping Centre’s CONCEPT space in Toronto on July 27 and 28. JonBoy is well-known for his high-profile clientele including stars such as Justin Bieber, Travis Barker, Kendall Jenner, Hailey Baldwin, Liam Payne and Zayn Malik.
The furor over Kathy Griffin’s controversial photo in which she’s holding the fake severed head of Donald Trump appears to be over, with the embattled comedian confirming on Twitter that she’s been “completely exonerated” and the federal investigation into her actions has concluded. On Friday, Griffin took to Twitter to
A Hamilton video game studio is working with doctors from St. Joseph’s Healthcare and McMaster University to buck one of gaming’s most notorious themes — the representation of psychosis and mental health issues in media. Those are common themes in modern video games, but they’re often sensationalized, and used for little more than