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

Behind the scenes of Just For Laughs with leader Bruce Hills!

Bruce Hills with Jimmy Fallon. Taken with Bruce’s phone. The 2013 UK edition of GQ magazine hailed Just For Laughs Chief Operating Officer Bruce Hills “the most powerful man in international comedy”. I sat down with him last week to find out what … 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

Talking acting, travel and music with C.R.A.Z.Y. talent Marc-André Grondin.

Marc-André Grondin (la presse) Do you remember when you were a teenager and had all the time in the world to listen to music and dance in your room, away from the judgment of the world? In the acclaimed movie … Continue reading

10 reasons to love Lena Dunham !

Her NEW newsletter LENNY is here! The newsletter begins in the Fall.  Subscribe here. Outspoken, honest, and effervescent, at 28 feminist and role model Lena Dunham already has a long list of accomplishments. She has been on the cover of Vogue, been called the … Continue reading

Quick Round-Up: 2 movies, 2 television series, and 2 restaurants I am loving right now!

Movies ! La Grande Bellezza Why should you watch this? This film is visually stunning, filled with fantastic symbolism, and is deeply moving. It gets you thinking profoundly about life, and the definitions of love and art in the modern … Continue reading