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Rush frontman Geddy Lee began his acceptance speech at the exclusive Artists For Peace and Justice gala in Toronto on Saturday night (Sept. 11) by cracking a few jokes and being characteristically...
The National Independent Venues Foundation (NIVF) will be the beneficiary of music memorabilia items auctioned through a new AXS TV series called Rock My Collection. The show, co-hosted by...
A one-hour CBC TV and online special, Terry Fox: The Power of One, will air on Monday, Aug. 9, featuring an array of noted Canadians such as Sidney Crosby, Catherine O’Hara, Darryl Sittler...
Items in the inaugural Stage & Screen Auction attracted impressive bids on April 28, with proceeds benefitting The Actors Fund and the Costume Industry Coalition (CIC). The total for the auction...
An online auction to benefit The Actors Fund, which has provided more than U.S.$20 million in emergency financial assistance to more than 15,800 people who work in...
Long-running television quiz show Jeopardy! and the family of its late host Alex Trebek have donated a significant portion of his wardrobe to The Doe Fund, an organization that provides paid work...
NB. This interview for Samaritanmag first ran in March 2014, and has been republished following his death Jan. 23, 2021 after being admitted to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles with...
"Footloose" hitmaker Kenny Loggins will treat patients at Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego — along with viewers from around the globe — with the debut of “The...
The 16th Annual Andy Kim Christmas Special, which aired for the first time on national television Dec. 19 and 24 on Citytv, raised over $190,000 for Crew Nation, CAMH Gift of...
Saturday Night Live’s Pete Davidson has the lead role as George Bailey in a virtual table read of the 1946 classic film It’s a Wonderful Life, which will stream Dec.13 on Zoom at 8 p...

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