#SPOTTED: AVAN JOGIA IN TORONTO FOR “MIXED FEELINGS”
Vancouver-born Avan Jogia, star of Victorious, Shaft and Twisted, returned home to Canada this weekend, but not for his acting! Hosted by Indigo Bay-Bloor, Jogia visited Toronto for a signing of his Poetry Book, Mixed Feelings.
The Book which among other things, speaks to his identity being bi-racial. His right-hand man and brother Ketan Jogia joins him on the tour, which saw his family come out to support him as he read selections from the publication. The brothers also are known as Music ...
#SPOTTED: SALLY FIELD IN TORONTO FOR MEMOIR “IN PIECES”
Two-time Academy Award winner and Film/Television icon Sally Field made a rare visit to Toronto tonight. While she undisputedly is a star of the screen having starred in classics like Steel Magnolias, Mrs. Doubtfire, Matters of the Heart and Norma Jean, she visits to promote her Memoir, IN PIECES. The Book is a culmination of seven years' worth of writing without the intention of her words ever been seen. Field appeared before an intimate audience at Indigo Manulife Centre in a conversation ...
#SPOTTED: MARCIA GAY HARDEN IN TORONTO FOR MEMOIR “THE SEASONS OF MY MOTHER: A MEMOIR OF LOVE, FAMILY, AND FLOWERS”
I think I speak for many of us when I say that we have in some shape, way or form been touched by the work of Marcia Gay Harden. Normally when you speak about an Actor or Actress you refer to the work they are best known for, but the Academy Award-winning Actress is known for so many years of incredible work. There's of course her brilliant performance in Pollock and of course Mystic River. But what about Mona Lisa Smile, the Fifty Shades of Grey Trilogy, Damages, How to Get Away with Murder, ...
#SPOTTED: ANDRÉ ACIMAN IN TORONTO FOR “CALL ME BY YOUR NAME”
Hot off its four Oscar nominations today including Best Picture, Luca Guadagnino's Call Me By Your Name continues to be a fan favourite for many including ours, and we were fortunate to have it Premiere here at TIFF '17. Right in time for that important announcement Author and Professor André Aciman who wrote the Novel on which the Film is based, is in Toronto.
Appearing last night at a Book signing preceded by an In-Conversation-With at TIFF Bell Lightbox, Aciman did the rounds earlier ...
#SPOTTED: KEVIN KWAN IN TORONTO FOR “RICH PEOPLE PROBLEMS”
International best-selling author Kevin Kwan shot to fame quickly in 2013 with what would go on to be the first in his Crazy Rich Trilogy, Crazy Rich Asians. Based on his childhood in Singapore and all the extravagances he witnessed, the story centers around the most-talked-about event of the year, a super high-profile wedding. Warner Bros. currently has its film adaptation in production and we cannot wait anymore!
The second book in the Trilogy, China Rich Girlfriend also was a bestseller ...
#SPOTTED: ALEC BALDWIN IN TORONTO FOR MEMOIR “NEVERTHELESS”
His acclaimed work has won him accolades over the past three decades, winning him Emmys, Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild Awards. With a #1 Film at the Box Office two consecutive weeks in The Boss Baby, dethroning Beauty and the Beast, Alec Baldwin has been at the forefront of collective consciousness of late with his running impression on Saturday Night Live of President Donald Trump.
Baldwin reflects upon his success in brand new HarperCollins memoir NEVERTHELESS and the book ...
#SPOTTED: LILLY SINGH BACK IN TORONTO FOR “HOW TO BE A BAWSE”
No rise has been quite as stratospheric as that of Lilly Singh, known online for her moniker IISuperwomanII, entertaining millions around the world on YouTube with her humorous short films, garnering several famous fans including Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Hailing from Scarborough, but now residing in Los Angeles, Singh at age 28 came out of nowhere and kept rising to be known as the world’s highest-paid female YouTube Filmmaker, also ranking as the world’s third highest-paid YouTube ...
#SPOTTED: BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN IN TORONTO FOR MEMOIR “BORN TO RUN”
Rock icon Bruce Springsteen was in Toronto today for a super-rare appearance, treating 600 fans to chance to meet him at Indigo Manulife Centre in celebration of his new memoir, BORN TO RUN.
Released in September, the book recalls his journey as an aspiring musician after seeing Elvis perform on the Ed Sullivan Show. Springsteen, known best for the book's titular hit, Born in the U.S.A., I'm on Fire, Dancing in the Dark and Glory Days, began writing the Memoir after his appearance with the E ...
#SPOTTED: ALAN CUMMING IN TORONTO FOR “YOU GOTTA GET BIGGER DREAMS”
Here he comes again! Scottish-American star of stage, screen and best-selling Author Alan Cumming returns to Toronto to promote his latest literary endeavour, You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams. After doing some press earlier today for Book, the fan favourite star of The Good Wife met Fans at Indigo Manulife Centre. The Book recalls many of his life adventures in 45 photo essays from bonding with Elizabeth Taylor to his travels in Syria. Cumming says, "They aren't the scary people, they are escaping ...
#SPOTTED: MARA WILSON IN TORONTO FOR “WHERE AM I NOW?”
Having starred in classics like Mrs. Doubtfire and Matilda, former Child Actor Mara Wilson's effervescent smile defined the youth of several Millennials. While having "broken-up" with Hollywood living a low-key existence, the Actress-turned-Writer has gone on to do several great things including graduating from New York's Tisch School of the Arts, her advocacy of mental health, being an accomplished Playwright, a few turns on Series like BoJack Horseman and Broad City and now her latest a ...