Category: Canadian Entertainment

Sean Spicer gets the Emmy Awards’ top prize — redemption: Menon

Sean Spicer must be thrilled to discover you can sell your soul and not pay a thing. At the Emmy Awards on Sunday night, Donald Trump’s former press secretary made a surprise cameo and added new scenes to his ongoing redemption tale. The reaction shots inside the Microsoft Theater mirrored the facial expressions of viewers…

Famous actors, directors mourn death of Harry Dean Stanton

LOS ANGELES—Hollywood was in mourning over the weekend at the news that actor and cult hero Harry Dean Stanton had died at 91. For more than 60 years, Stanton played crooks and codgers, eccentrics and losers. He endowed them with pathos and compassion and animated them with his gaunt, unforgettable presence, making would-be fringe figures…

American Assassin a paint-by-numbers payback tale: review

American Assassin Starring Dylan O’Brien, Michael Keaton, Sanaa Lathan, Scott Adkins, David Suchet and Taylor Kitsch. Directed by Michael Cuesta. Opens Friday at GTA theatres. 112 minutes. 14A Michael Keaton’s spy-coach character in American Assassin neatly sums up the plot. “Some bad people are planning to do bad things,” he tells a new CIA recruit.…