Fabulous Feminist Liz Plank!

Known for her epic eye rolls on MSNBC, feminist and journalist Liz Plank creates viral content that makes headlines. Her brilliant Christmas gift to women everywhere; an apology from Donald Trump, was viewed over 8 million times. Her Vox Media … Continue reading

Dedicated Survivor: George Tchortov

When I first meet actor George Tchortov, antagonist of both Molly’s Game and Designated Survivor, it’s a freezing cold Montreal afternoon in December. I am immediately warmed by his smile that illuminates Larry’s cafe. “I wore a cozy sweater, like the name … Continue reading

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

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

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