#SPOTTED: KHALID IN TORONTO AT REBEL
He's definitely the future. 19-year-old Texas-born Singer/Songwriter Khalid has developed an ardent fan base rapidly over the past year and he's showing no signs of stopping any time soon.
Touring in support of his U.S. Billboard Hot 200 Top Ten-charting debut disc AMERICAN TEEN, he consistently has sold-out venues, delivering his unique Alternative/Electronic twist on R&B, adorned with his smooth Texan-inflected Baritone.
He brought his American Teen tour to Toronto's trendy Rebel ...
#INTERVIEW: DANIELLE MACDONALD ON “PATTI CAKE$”
One of Sundance Film Festival's biggest revelations this year is Writer/Director Geremy Jasper's feature debut PATTI CAKE$. The 70-minute Rap-Comedy follows a New Jersey girl's path to achieving the unlikely dream of becoming a famous Rapper. The Film won not only a standing ovation at the Festival, but raves critically too en route quickly to a distribution deal with Fox Searchlight.
While based somewhat on events that took place in Jasper's own life growing-up in New Jersey, the titular ...
#SPOTTED: SOFIA BOUTELLA IN TORONTO FOR “FAHRENHEIT 451”
Few stars are rising faster than Sofia Boutella's. The Algerian-French Actress/Dancer has been in Toronto for just over a week and today began work on HBO's dystopian Ray Bradbury Novel Adaptation, FAHRENHEIT 451. The Film, which she tells us will be released next September, stars also Michael B. Jordan (who also produces) and Michael Shannon.
Seen recently in KINGSMAN: THE SECRET SERVICE, STAR TREK BEYOND, THE MUMMY and currently in ATOMIC BLONDE, Boutella's streak isn't stopping any time ...
#SPOTTED: MICHAEL B. JORDAN IN TORONTO FOR “FAHRENHEIT 451”
Production is well under way for HBO's FAHRENHEIT 451, based on the Ray Bradbury Novel set in a dystopian world where media is an opiate, history is outlawed and where Firemen burn books.
In addition to serving as Executive Producer, the Film stars Michael B. Jordan (Creed, Black Panther) in its lead role. The Film stars also Michael Shannon as his mentor, whom he is at odds with trying to find greater humanity. Toronto's Lilly Singh was just added to the Cast and Atomic Blonde star Sofia ...
#SPOTTED: STARS BACK IN TORONTO FROM COMIC CON AND TO BEGIN “FLATLINERS” RE-SHOOTS
It was a massively star-studded weekend at San Diego Comic Con but all good things must come to an end as several stars were spotted back in Toronto to continue work on their respective projects. Stars are just like us basically!
Among the titles to get a push at the fan extravaganza that are made here in Toronto are Star Trek: Discovery, Salvation and The Expanse. Meanwhile, reshoots for Sony Pictures' upcoming reboot of 1990's Flatliners begin also this week, meaning the City once ...
#SPOTTED: AL GORE IN TORONTO FOR “AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER”
American Vice President Al Gore after serving his country from 1993 to 2001, has continued his prominence as an Author, a Speaker and an Environmentalist. His 2006 Documentary An Inconvenient Truth went-on to Oscar glory and in many ways has been prophetic in warning us as citizens of the Earth about the imminent dangers of climate change.
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power picks-up where its predecessor left off, 11 years later. We witness great catastrophies from India to The ...
#SPOTTED: ANGOURIE RICE IN TORONTO FILMING “EVERY DAY”
Based on the Novel of the same name by David Levithan, Every Day currently is filming here in Toronto. Directed by Michael Sucsy, the Film centers on a 16-year-old girl named Rhiannon (Angourie Rice) who falls in love with a spirit who travels body to body, living a different life every day.
Sucsy is no stranger to filming in the City, his romantic drama The Vow made here back in 2010.
Every Day stars also Justice Smith (Paper Planes), Jacob Batalon (Spider-Man: Homecoming), Debby Ryan (The ...
#SPOTTED: ASHLEY GRAHAM IN TORONTO FOR ADDITION ELLE
Supermodel Ashley Graham is in Toronto today and fans have a chance to see her in-person! In town to promote her lingerie collaboration with Addition Elle, Purple Rain, Graham appears at the women's wear franchise's 181 Yonge Street location between 5 and 6 PM.
Graham has built a brand on body positivity, empowering women and the fashion industry to embrace shapes and figures of all sizes. She has graced top publications like Harper's Bazaar, Elle, Vogue and Sports Illustrated. She is ...
#INTERVIEW: EDGAR WRIGHT ON “BABY DRIVER”
After much acclaim at its debut at SXSW earlier this year, buzz musically-driven heist Film Baby Driver from Writer/Director Edgar Wright (Hot Fuzz, Shaun of the Dead) is shifting into high gear. By no means a stranger to Toronto, Wright's affinity for our city is well-documented, having made and premiered his cult hit Scott Pilgrim vs. The World here back in 2009 and 2010, the Film proudly set in the city.
Baby Driver boasts an A-List cast, fronted in the titular role by promising young ...
#SPOTTED: KUMAIL NANJIANI + EMILY V. GORDON IN TORONTO FOR “THE BIG SICK”
Real-life couple Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon have turned their love story into the Film known as The Big Sick, which was a huge hit at Sundance earlier this year. After getting a limited release in the U.S. this past weekend where it is getting huge raves including endorsements from the likes of Amy Schumer, the Film soon is set to open here in Canada.
The Film centers around Nanjiani, a Comedian, known best for his work on HBO's Silicon Valley, who meets Emily V. Gordon (played by ...