Monday, October 15, 2018

Jon Kaplan was all heart, no ego

My friend and fellow theatre critic wasn't territorial about shows, and he was always more concerned with others than himself

Voice Talent Nick Michaels Dies Over Memorial Day Weekend

Noted voiceover talent and host of the syndicated “The Deep End” program Nick Michaels died over Memorial Day weekend after suffering a heart attack at his home in Miami. He was 67.

In Tribute to Gord Downie, CTV Advances World TV Premiere of LONG TIME RUNNING...

In celebration of the life of the unforgettable Gord Downie, CTV announced today it will now present the acclaimed film about The Tragically Hip, LONG TIME RUNNING, in a special advance, commercial-free world television premiere event this Friday, October 20 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

Tony Rosato, veteran of SCTV and Saturday Night Live, dead at 62

Toronto comic actor Tony Rosato, veteran of SCTV, Saturday Night Live and more, has died. The 62-year-old’s death on the evening of Jan. 10 was...

Gord Downie’s Secret Path in Concert to premiere Sunday, October 22 on CBC

The special will premiere on the 51st anniversary of Chanie Wenjack's death

Journalist and broadcaster Betty Kennedy dies at 91

The veteran journalist and broadcaster was for decades one of the country’s most recognized voices and faces.

Longtime Vancouver filmmaker Arvi Liimatainen, producer of Da Vinci’s Inquest and Bye Bye Blues,...

B.C. and Alberta screen industries are mourning the loss of a longtime local filmmaker who worked on some of Western Canada's most prominent films and TV series.

CARMEN CAMPAGNE, CANADIAN SINGER-SONGWRITER, DIES OF CANCER AT 58

Children's performer honoured with multiple awards, including Order of Canada

MARY PRATT, FAMED CANADIAN PAINTER, DEAD AT 83

Mary Pratt, a painter who turned the ordinary objects of her kitchen, garden and daily life into extraordinary works of beauty and colour, has died in St. John's.

RIP DENNIS MCGRATH

We mourn the passing of longstanding WGC councillor, screenwriter, and friend, Denis McGrath

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