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FEATURE: Alicia Bunyan-Sampson talks Filmmaking to Gyalcast

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It isn’t always easy being a content creator in Toronto. After the success of her independent film, Happy One Year, (in collaboration with CityLife Film Project) Alicia Bunyan-Sampson’s film received recognition from a multitude of festivals including the Toronto Black Film Festival, Regent Park Film Festival and the CBC, to name a few. But for the big-hearted, quirky, and compassionate …

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FEATURE: Actor Dwain Murphy – Past & Present

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Dwain Murphy was born on the small Caribbean Island of Dominica.  After coming to Canada with his parents at the age of four, Murphy was persuaded to start acting and graduated from the Humber College Acting for Film and Television program.  He is probably best known for playing the character Bishop in “How She Move,” and a supporting roles as Flipper in “Poor Boy’s Game” …

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Highlights From The Joe Carter Classic After Party

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Major League Baseball All-Star and World Series legend Joe Carter was back in Toronto for the Seventh Annual Joe Carter Classic Golf Tournament. The tournament pairs avid golfers with top name celebrities from the worlds of sport and entertainment. To date, the celebrity charity event has raised over $1.5 million to benefit the Children’s Aid Foundation as well as other local children’s …

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Our Picks: Best Looks From IHeart Radio MMVAs

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Another one in the books. THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MUCH MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS rocked Toronto this weekend. The big winner this year was Drake, who according to instagram, was apparently on vacay and absent from this year’s show. Drake collected hardware for Video Of The Year, Best Hip Hop Video, Most Buzzworthy Canadian, Best Director (“Hotline Bling”, Director X), and, along …

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Award Winner Shailyn Pierre-Dixon Doing It All

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As one of the youngest, brightest and most gifted talents to come out of the Greater Toronto Area, Shailyn-Pierre Dixon is doing it all. A natural born actress with a knack for evoking emotion on set, the child actress recently won Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Series at the Canadian …

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FEATURE: Mouna Traore On Success & Her Thoughts On The Brown Girl Movement

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Born and raised in downtown Toronto, Mouna’s passion for acting began at a young age when she began classes at Young Peoples Theatre. As her love for performance grew, she went on to spend her summers at Interlochen Arts Camp in Michigan before attending the prestigious Etobicoke School of the Arts, where she wrote and starred in several theatrical productions. …

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Winne Harlow, The Weeknd Featured In Lemonade

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So have you come down now from the Lemonade frenzy? We’re still buzzing!! But we had to take some time out to officially big up two Canadians featured in Beyonce’s new masterpiece Lemonade. As you must know by now, Beyonce released the hour-long project, on Saturday on HBO, with the album initially only available on TIDAL. Lemonade focuses on many …

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On The Media Circuit w/ Vivica Fox

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Time for another look at urban celebs hitting up media outlets today. First up…Vivica A. Fox. The actrepreneur (yes we just made that up) is back in Toronto promoting her lingerie line with Curvy Couture. What started as a holiday collection with the company has turned into a full blown collaboration. See where she turned up today. This woman gives …

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Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq Makes Its Canadian Debut

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Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq made its Canadian debut today at the Tiff Bell Lightbox. The thought provoking film is based on a classic greek comedy and boldly addresses the issue of gun violence in Chicago. As we’ve come to expect from Lee, the film is unapologetic and beautifully raw. We can’t wait to see it! The iconic director, who is no …

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Our Fave Looks From Canadian Screen Awards

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A week of celebrating Canadian talent came to a thrilling end last night with the Canadian Screen Awards. This was the televised portion of Canadian Screen awards week. Canadian celebs like Lyriq Bent, Patrice Goodman and Maestro Fresh Wes hit the red carpet. Here are our favourite looks from last night’s gala and we’re loving all the diversity! Embed from …

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