Actress Celina Jade: Warrior and Wise Woman

At 15 Celina Jade entered a singing competition and won a record deal with Japan’s biggest music producer. She was asked to give up her education to focus on a career in entertainment. After discussing her options with her parents, … Continue reading

Orny Adams is More Than Loud.

“Uh-oh” says Orny Adams. He has spotted my tape recorder. “Does that make you nervous?” I ask. “Just forget about it” I try. He doesn’t seem convinced, but quickly adjusts. We are sitting outside on a gorgeous July morning at … Continue reading

A chat with Grey’s Anatomy’s Giacomo Gianniotti

When I told my sister-in-law that I was interviewing 27-year-old Giacomo Gianniotti, aka intern Andrew Deluca of Grey’s Anatomy, the first thing she said was “Ask him if Alex is leaving the show!” Loyal Grey’s fans will hopefully find out … Continue reading

The Arrival of Mark O’Brien.

Watching Arrival is a physical experience. At times not only did I have shivers, but I felt a wave of nausea come over me as I figured out the reveal. Linguist Louise Banks (Amy Adams) is brought in by the US government to communicate with … Continue reading

Martin Villeneuve: The Dreammaker

Do you know Martin Villeneuve’s amazing story? From film student to TED talk phenomenon, to Hollywood. Over a million people have been inspired by his mantra “Give the Space to Dream.” For you sci-fi lovers, film lovers, and to every … Continue reading

Paris j’adore ! Part III: The Movies

Top 10 movies set in Paris . 10 – Funny Face No list would be complete without mentioning the lovely Audrey Hepburn who stars in this movie that imprinted the legend of Parisien couture on my young mind. I am a … Continue reading

Actress Anna Hopkins: defying fear and making it happen.

(Photo credit Sabrina Lantos.) I first became aware of Montreal actress Anna Hopkins when she scored the break out role as Barney’s daughter in Barney’s Version starring Paul Giamatti in 2010. Their memorable relationship felt genuine. In 2013 she got the part of Berlin on … Continue reading