Jordan Gavaris, the 25-year-old Canadian actor, cut his teeth on indie films and local TV, but found himself floundering after "Unnatural History," a 2010 live-action series on the Cartoon Network…
Canada's largest movie exhibitor is launching a new "sensory friendly" screening series that caters to people with autism spectrum disorder and their families. Cineplex Entertainment began the pilot…
Toronto singer Francesco Yates leaves an immediate impression with his style-defining Afro and a shockingly vibrant falsetto that has drawn the praises of Justin Timberlake (on Yates' new single…
TORONTO ROOTS: Born Alexandra Hughes, the singer toiled away in numerous Toronto bands before moving to Los Angeles for a songwriter gig last summer. While writing tracks with fellow Canadians Cirkut…
After three seasons of playing a chronic slacker on "Workaholics," Adam DeVine was hesitant about joining the cast of a cappella comedy "Pitch Perfect."
With Canadian sketch comedy troupe Picnicface on the backburner, one of its members is coming into his own.
All Oscar Faura asked for were sunny days on the set of "The Impossible" in Thailand. But when the rain poured down on what were supposed to be dry and muggy locations, the d.p. moved quick to create…
Under new programmer, sprocket opera mixes awards season fare with challenging indies.
TORONTO -- Canadian exhibitor Cineplex Entertainment is rolling out the second wave of its TimePlay gaming application as it finds news ways to generate revenue by marrying smartphones with bigscreen…
Canadian film distributors are standing on the sidelines this year as their U.S. peers ramp up the selection of early-release VOD titles and reap the benefits.
Three big production hubs add to their country's incentives package