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Full episode: Rose Byrne, Lisa Christiansen and Tabassum Siddiqui, Didi Conn, Pierre Kwenders 24/08/2018

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 12:00pm
Actor Rose Byrne talks about Juliet, Naked, her move from drama to comedy and the unexpected success of Bridesmaids. The q music panel discusses Drake's turbulent homecoming after the star repeatedly postponed his Aubrey & The Three Migos Tour in Toronto. Actor Didi Conn of Grease presents an oral history of the classic musical film. Congolese-Canadian musician Pierre Kwenders ?talks about his album Makanda at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time.
Categories: Syndicated

August 24: Grease at 40: Didi Conn presents an oral history of the classic musical film

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 12:00pm
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Grease, actor Didi Conn, who played Frenchy, reminisces about all the great times she had on set with her fellow castmates.
Categories: Syndicated

August 24: Pierre Kwenders is building a musical bridge between Africa and the rest of the world

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 12:00pm
Congolese-Canadian musician Pierre Kwenders talks about his latest album Makanda at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time, and why we need to stop using the term 'world music.'
Categories: Syndicated

August 24: Drake angers fans after postponing Toronto shows

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 12:00pm
The q music panel fills us in on Drake's turbulent homecoming after the star repeatedly postponed his Aubrey & The Three Migos Tour in Toronto.
Categories: Syndicated

August 24: Rose Byrne on Juliet, Naked, and her move from drama to comedy

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 12:00pm
Rose Byrne talks to Tom Power about her new film Juliet, Naked, fandom and the unexpected success of Bridesmaids.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Alison Herman, Elamin Abdelmahmoud and Angela Watercutter, Tim Fletcher, Mike Small and Tyler Kyte, Jake Tapper 23/03/2018

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 12:00pm
Pop culture writer Alison Herman discusses whether or not Netflix can succeed in the late-night television format. Our online culture panel talks about a feud, a fight and a gamer. Three former indie-rock darlings share how they went from being the 'next big thing' to enjoying a second life in cover bands. Journalist and novelist Jake Tapper talks about everything from McCarthyism to his Canadian roots.
Categories: Syndicated

August 23: The Hellfire Club: 10 things we learned about Jake Tapper's politically fuelled new novel

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 12:00pm
Journalist and novelist Jake Tapper talks about everything from McCarthyism to his Canadian roots.
Categories: Syndicated

August 23: Three former indie-rock darlings enjoy a second life playing in cover bands

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 12:00pm
Tim Fletcher, Mike Small and Tyler Kyte each share how they went from being the 'next big thing' to playing in cover bands.
Categories: Syndicated

August 23: Will the KSI vs. Logan Paul fight be the biggest event in YouTube's history?

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 12:00pm
Our online culture panel talks about a feud, a fight and a gamer.
Categories: Syndicated

August 23: Can Netflix crack late-night TV?

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 12:00pm
Pop culture writer Alison Herman joins us to discuss whether or not Netflix can succeed in the comedic talk show format.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Hayden Christensen, Hubert Lenoir, Lisa Hanawalt, Tina Brown 22/08/2018

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 12:00pm
Actor Hayden Christensen talks about Star Wars and his latest film Little Italy. Quebecois musician Hubert Lenoir discusses his new album Darlène and explains why it doesn't matter how he identifies. BoJack Horseman illustrator Lisa Hanawalt takes us inside her new graphic novel Coyote Doggirl. Former Vanity Fair editor Tina Brown reflects on her many years in media and journalism.
Categories: Syndicated

August 22: Former Vanity Fair editor Tina Brown on Donald Trump's past and the future of magazines

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 12:00pm
Former Vanity Fair and The New Yorker editor Tina Brown reflects on her many years in media and journalism in her revealing new book, The Vanity Fair Diaries.
Categories: Syndicated

August 22: Inside the surprisingly human art of BoJack Horseman illustrator Lisa Hanawalt

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 12:00pm
As a kid, Lisa Hanawalt was obsessed with horses. Years after declaring 'I want to be famous for drawing horses,' her wish came true. Hanawalt is a producer and production designer on BoJack Horseman as well as the author of a new graphic novel, Coyote Doggirl.
Categories: Syndicated

August 22: Hubert Lenoir on Darlène and why it doesn't matter how he identifies

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 12:00pm
Quebecois musician Hubert Lenoir stopped by the q studio for a performance and chat with guest host Laurie Brown.
Categories: Syndicated

August 22: Hayden Christensen worked in a Toronto pizza shop to prepare for his latest film Little Italy

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 12:00pm
Hayden Christensen joins guest host Laurie Brown live in the q studio to talk about his long career in action films and why he decided to venture into romantic comedy.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Nell Scovell, Elisapie, Daniel MacIvor, Redd Pepper 21/08/2018

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 12:00pm
Veteran TV writer Nell Scovell talks about what it's like being the only woman in the writers' room. Inuk folk-pop singer-songwriter Elisapie performs live in the q studio. Canadian playwright, screenwriter and actor Daniel MacIvor shares a playlist dedicated to Sydney, N.S. Voiceover artist Redd Pepper discusses his decade spanning career and why the classic movie trailer phrase, 'In a world...' will never get old.
Categories: Syndicated

August 21: Veteran TV writer Nell Scovell on staying sharp in the Hollywood boys' club

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 12:00pm
Scovell's credits include The Simpsons, Murphy Brown and Late Night with David Letterman. She talks about what it's like being the only woman in the writers' room.
Categories: Syndicated

August 21: Daniel MacIvor's musical tribute to Sydney, Nova Scotia

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 12:00pm
This playwright, screenwriter and actor gives us a playlist of songs that remind him of his hometown of Sydney, Nova Scotia.
Categories: Syndicated

August 21: Meet Redd Pepper, the voice over artist behind some of the biggest movie trailers

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 12:00pm
Voice over artist Redd Pepper talks about his decade spanning career and why the classic movie trailer phrase, 'In a world...' will never get old.
Categories: Syndicated

August 21: Elisapie thanks Inuk folk-singer Willie Thrasher for inspiration on new album The Ballad of the Runaway Girl

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 12:00pm
Inuk folk-pop singer-songwriter Elisapie joins guest host Laurie Brown live in the q studio to perform a few songs off her new record and talk about how she worked through her creative block.
Categories: Syndicated