Monday, June 17, 2019

#RIP TONY ROSATO – A message from The Characters Talent Agency

It is with shock and great sadness that The Characters announces the passing of longtime client TONY ROSATO. He was just 62 years old. Tony...

TRAILBLAZING VANCOUVER-BORN AUTHOR WAYSON CHOY DIES

A Canadian literary giant has died eight days after his 80th birthday.

Tributes pour in for Canadian stand-up comedy legend and icon Mike MacDonald

Mike MacDonald (June 21, 1954 - March 17, 2018) was a Canadian stand-up comedian and actor. He wrote and starred in many movies, including Mr....

Kim Cattrall’s brother, Christopher, found dead on Alberta property

The actress tweeted Sunday afternoon that she and her family were announcing Christopher’s “unexpected passing” — less than 24 hours after she took to Instagram to ask for help in searching for her brother.

Former Rogers Media Television CEO and wife killed in car crash in Mexico

Leslie Sole, a Canadian broadcasting veteran who helped lead Rogers Media’s television division, and his wife, popular former radio DJ Terri Michael, were killed in a head-on car crash Monday in Mexico.

Canadian Film and Television icon Harvey Atkin passed away at age 74

"It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved friend, husband, father and grandfather, Harvey passed away peacefully last night following his battle with cancer," stated Larry Goldhar, The Characters Talent Agency.

Award-winning ‘Corner Gas’ star Janet Wright dead at 71

Award-winning stage and screen actress Janet Wright, best known for her portrayal of the long-suffering matriarch on "Corner Gas," has died, according to CTV,...

VENTURE PUBLISHING FOLDS FOLLOWING FOUNDER’S DEATH

An Alberta publishing empire is folding following the death of its founder, Ruth Kelly.

W.P. Kinsella, Canadian Author Who Inspired ‘Field of Dreams,’ Dies at 81 by a...

W.P. Kinsella, the Canadian novelist whose writing about baseball was the basis for the 1989 film “Field of Dreams,” died Friday at 81 with...

Canadian TV loses a champion in Denis McGrath: Menon

Besides his own work for shows like Less Than Kind and Bitten, McGrath supported other Canadian writers.

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