Entertainment

Disney will launch streaming service late this year

The service, called Disney Plus, has no pricing yet

Johnny Depp sues ex-wife for $50 million in defamation suit

Depp filed the lawsuit over a Washington Post op-ed she wrote about domestic violence

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Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court
Raccoon scales tall building
Wedding a chance to focus on something 'positive': Island Royal watcher
Howie Mandel on Meghan Markle, Just For Laughs

Full lineup in place for 2019 JazzFest; ticket sales launch Friday

Excitement builds for this year’s 36th annual TD Victoria International Jazz Festival

Mariah Carey to receive Icon Award at Billboard Music Awards

Kelly Clarkson will host the Billboard Awards, and Panic at the Disco, Sam Smith and Normani will perform

Olympic champions Virtue and Moir announce rock-themed ice show

Cross-Canada figure skating show Rock the Rink starts at Abbotsford Centre on Oct. 5

Nude dance ‘Serpentine’ will be performed for Nanaimo audience

Choreographer Daina Ashbee returns to hometown from Montreal for provocative show

VIDEO: Huge cedar log arrives, now Luke Marston’s Cowichan canoe project can begin

Under carver’s direction, the 15,000-pound cedar log will become an ocean-going canoe

Worker dies in fall while setting up Coachella Festival

The six-day festival is set to begin on Friday in California

‘The Foreigner’ returns to Chemainus Theatre

More than 20 years later, enduring farce back hoping to bring laughter with it

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‘Chesapeake Shores’ helps build film crews, business and tourism in mid-Island area

Original series among most-watched in Hallmark Channel’s history.

  • Apr 8, 2019

Tom Selleck, star of TV and films, is writing memoir

Actor says his book will ‘illuminate’ the last half-century of Hollywood and America

‘Shazam!’ debuts with $53.5M, handing DC Comics another win

One of the oldest characters in DC’s superhero stable, “Shazam!” doesn’t boast the name-recognition

Jeff Bridges’ climate documentary to screen in Vancouver this week

Film will screen this week as part of Elements Film Festival at Vancouver’s Telus World of Science

R. Kelly gives 28-second performance at Illinois club

TV stations report that some fans said it wasn’t worth the $100

B.C. costume designer sews up future in film industry

B.C. woman Flo Barrett lands gig on Lifetime TV film; Harry and Meghan: Becoming Royal out May 27

Vancouver Island author-historian continues story of historic labour strike

Michael Dupuis’s second book on the Winnipeg General Strike of 1919 tells tales of average workers

Vancouver Island chalk artist shares his story

Seen most days, weather permitting, on Government Street in Victoria

Fans mourn grunge rock icon Kurt Cobain 25 years after death

Cobain was 27 when he died in 1994 in his home near Lake Washington

Avicii’s first posthumous single and album to be released

The album, titled ‘TIM,’ will be released on June 6