October 1st, 2020


Entertainment News

  • Eden Robinson says she couldn’t unsee ‘Trickster’ cast while writing third book

    TORONTO – Eden Robinson says the actors in CBC’s upcoming mystical-thriller “Trickster” have winnowed their way into her imagination. The “Son of a Trickster” author, who’s from the Haisla and Heiltsuk First Nations, found that once she saw who was cast in the adaptation, she couldn’t unsee the actors as the characters she created. That [...] Read More »

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  • Chloe holds an immersive Paris Fashion Week show

    PARIS – Chloe took over the esplanade of the Palais de Tokyo on Thursday for an immersive runway show that used huge plasma screens to broadcast the collection live as the models wove in between guests. Like Milan before it, Paris is undertaking an unusual fashion season for spring-summer 2021. For its nine-day duration, the [...] Read More »

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  • Broadway stars and drag queens to unite for voter drive show

    NEW YORK – Broadway and the world of drag will combine later this month for a streaming variety show to promote voter participation that promises plenty of show tunes and a lot of fierce lipstick. “Divas For Democracy: United We Slay” will feature Broadway stars such as Chita Rivera and Stephanie J. Block singing theatre [...] Read More »

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  • Chrissy Teigen and John Legend grieve their miscarriage

    Chrissy Teigen said she and John Legend are in “deep pain” following her miscarriage, which she announced on social media early Thursday. Teigen wrote that they were “driving home from the hospital with no baby. This is unreal.” “We are shocked and in the kind of deep pain you only hear about, the kind of [...] Read More »

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  • Rihanna on new album: ‘I just want to have fun with music’

    NEW YORK – It’s been four years since Rihanna released an album but the singer is working hard on recording new music. The pop star, 32, told The Associated Press for her new album she’s already held “tons of writing camps” – where songwriters are put into groups to create original tracks for artists. Now, [...] Read More »

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Local Entertainment

  • Arkells’ ‘Campfire Chords’ offers a warm hug in 2020

    Canadian band releases acoustic set of their most popular songs Stan Ashbee ALBERTA NEWSPAPER GROUP Summer 2020, like the rest of the year, was a dive into uncharted territory, as Canadians from coast to coast tried to make sense of a changed world due to an unrelenting global pandemic. But often through bad times comes [...] Read More »

    4 weeks ago
  • ‘Mythical Beasts’ unite in trying times

    Inter-tainers Rhett and Link only thinking of Canadian viewers Stan Ashbee Alberta Newspaper Group Rhett and Link are the unsung heroes of Inter-tainment, that’s the Internet and entertainment, for the uninitiated. In a time when laughter is indeed the best medicine, “Good Mythical Morning” is both an anecdote and an unofficial antidote to society’s most [...] Read More »

    6 months ago
  • ‘Tiger King’ the cat’s meow

    LEAVE IT TO BEEBERAl BeeberLethbridge Heraldabeeber@lethbridgeherald.comI’m doing everything I can to stay safe, keeping my distance from people as much as is humanly possible.We live in a scary world right now and we owe it to each other to exercise as much due diligence as we can until the COVID-19 crisis fades away into history [...] Read More »

    6 months ago
  • The Herald knows how to sell vehicles

    LEAVE IT TO BEEBER Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com City auto dealers are feeling the effects of the COVID-19 crisis like everyone else in our community, our province and our country. They’ve been forced to lay off staff and take extraordinary precautions to protect staff and customers from the evil that is the coronavirus. They’re [...] Read More »

    6 months ago
  • Many among us are heroes

    LEAVE IT TO BEEBER Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com Not all heroes wear capes, as the worn-out cliche goes. Just look around and you will clearly see our heroes during the COVID-19 pandemic. Those heroes are our front-line health-care workers — the doctors, nurses and nursing home aides who risk their lives every day to [...] Read More »

    6 months ago