#SPOTTED: TONY JAA IN TORONTO FOR “XXX: THE RETURN OF XANDER CAGE”
Now this one we're super-stoked about! In 2003, Ong-Bak would revolutionize the way we looked at Martial Arts Films. Thai star Tony Jaa would become a breakout star not only in Asia, gaining legions of fans internationally with the Film being subtitled and released abroad. Since then he has appeared in Hollywood Blockbusters like Furious 7 and Skin Trade.
After growing-up watching the likes of Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan and Jet Li on the big screen, who would've known he'd go on to be as ...
#SPOTTED: ALEX TREBEK IN TORONTO FOR FAMOUS PEOPLE PLAYERS FUNDRAISER
Toronto got a hero's welcome home as famed Television personality and host of long-running (1964 to be exact) game show Jeopardy!, Alex Trebek, came home to do some good.
Although we know Trebek for his outstanding Emmy Award-winning work on that Program, many don't know that he is an ardent supporter of Famous PEOPLE Players in Etobicoke. The organization aims to help individuals with physical and learning disabilities the proper experience and training to go out into the world as fully- ...
#SPOTTED: ÉVELYNE BROCHU + DUSTIN MILLIGAN IN TORONTO FOR “X COMPANY” SEASON TWO
After a successful first season which just saw multiple Canadian Screen Award nominations, CBC series X COMPANY begins its second season tonight. Stars Évelyne Brochu (Orphan Black) and Dustin Milligan (90210, Schitt's Creek) are in Toronto right now promoting the Series which promises to be darker and gritter than its first installment. The Series centers around five secret agents who receive special training near Lake Ontario during World War II.
We caught up with stars Milligan and ...
#SPOTTED: HOLLIDAY GRAINGER IN TORONTO FOR “THE FINEST HOURS”
Manchester native Holliday Grainger makes a return to Toronto today in support of her latest Film, The Finest Hours. The acclaimed Actress is known best for her work on series like Lady Chatterley's Lover, Bonnie & Clyde, The Borgias and Films including recent adaptations of Great Expectations, Cinderella and Jane Eyre.
Despite having been listed here for TIFF a few times including 2012 and 2014, Grainger always has managed to escape us! And we've totally been wanting to meet ...
#SPOTTED: BROOKE BURKE IN TORONTO FOR POISE
Stunning TV Presenter/Model/Actress Brooke Burke-Charvet made her way to the city for the first time ever this week. Known best for winning season seven of ABC's Dancing With the Stars before going-on to co-host from 2010-2013, Burke then would land gigs on CBS' Hidden Heroes and Feeln's Breaking Bread.
Working together with light bladder leakage protector Poise, Burke-Charvet did three days of press promoting the products, fitness and positive self-talk.
Burke-Charvet met an array of ...
#SPOTTED: DOMINIC MONAGHAN IN TORONTO FOR “WILD THINGS WITH DOMINIC MONAGHAN”
So we were just minding out business over lunch today working on our recap of the Canadian Screen Award nominations and standing right before us was HIM. The English Actor, best known as Meriadoc Brandybuck in the Lord of the Rings Trilogy and Charlie Pace in beloved series LOST, is in Toronto today promoting Season 3 of WILD THINGS WITH DOMINIC MONAGHAN on OLN.
The Series which just premiered earlier this month sees Monaghan venturing in dangerous situations thus far taking him to Belize and ...
#SPOTTED: CONNOR JESSUP IN TORONTO FOR “CLOSET MONSTER”
21-year-old Toronto talent Connor Jessup quickly is seeing his star rise. The Actor may be a bit "who is that again?" to you but he certainly is making all the right choices. After starring in TNT Series Falling Skies a few years back in the City, he has gone on to star in acclaimed Films like Blackbird and a major role in season two of Golden Globe-nominated American Crime.
Jessup after getting much acclaim for his work in TIFF 15 Selection Closet Monster, is back in his hometown again. He ...
#SPOTTED: PABLO SCHREIBER IN TORONTO FOR “13 HOURS: THE SECRET SOLDIERS OF BENGHAZI”
We know and love him most as George "Pornstache" Mendez in acclaimed Netflix Series Orange is the new Black, but would you recognize the handsome star of the screen and stage if he walked by you? We almost didn't!
Vancouver-born Pablo Schreiber makes it back to his land of birth, in Toronto today promoting Michael Bay's latest effort 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi. The Drama based on true events is set one year after 9/11, centering on six soldiers who attempt to make sense of the ...
#SPOTTED: JOJO IN TORONTO FOR THE MOD CLUB SHOW
There are several mysteries in life... like how they get the caramel into the Caramilk bar and also how that voice came out of JoJo, an unassuming pre-teen girl who stormed our airwaves with a multitude of hits beginning 2004. If you listened to Top 40 back when people listened to the radio, you'll remember her smashes Leave (Get Out) and Too Little Too Late. After a draining dispute with her former record label which kept JoJo out of the spotlight for most of the past decade, she's ...
#INTERVIEW: WILL FERRELL ON “DADDY’S HOME”
Master of wit. Member of the original Frat Pack. Will Ferrell for many of us is a household name we've grown-up with, whether it be his phenomenal run on NBC staple Saturday Night Live, timeless classics like Elf or what's to come next - that eagerly-awaited sequel to Zoolander which already has 'broken the internet' with a record-setting 52.5 million views in its first week.
Although this wasn't Ferrell's first visit to the City, with the Toronto International Film Festival, Semi-Pro ...