Pop Goes The News — Montreal’s Just For Laughs festival announced Tuesday it will host an evening with the cast of Veep — including star Julia Louis-Dreyfus.
The Emmy-winning actress, who is also well known for her role on Seinfeld, will be joined by Veep co-stars Tony Hale and Timothy Simons and showrunner David Mandel at Place Des Arts on July 27.
Editor’s Note: This blog is not bound by the injunction in England and Wales.
UPDATE: The UK Supreme Court has ruled to uphold the injunction.
UPDATE: On April 18, Court of Appeal judges ruled that the injunction in England and Wales will be lifted on Wednesday, April 20, pending an appeal by Elton John and David Furnish.
Pop Goes The News — Do Elton John and his Canadian husband David Furnish have an open relationship — or has Furnish been cheating on the music icon?
The front page of the April 18 edition of the National Enquirer, now on newsstands, declares: “Elton John Betrayed by Cheating Husband!”
Pop Goes The News — Canadian actor Frank McAnulty died Sunday, according to friends. He was 60.
The Second City veteran had small roles in TV series like Schitt’s Creek and Covert Affairs and appeared in made-in-Toronto films like 2008’s Kit Kittredge: An American Girl.
Pop Goes The News — Canadian comedian Tom Green isn’t laughing about Donald Trump’s campaign for the Republican nomination — or the media that is covering it.
Green, who was born and raised in Ontario, is using social media to slam Trump and his supporters as well as media outlets like CNN.
Pop Goes The News — Canadian comedian Mike Ward didn’t shy away Monday night from joking about a disabled teenager who’s seeking compensation for being the butt of his jokes.
Opening for Tom Green at the Salle André-Mathieu in Laval, Ward wasted little time addressing the controversy.
Pop Goes The News — A stage musical about an Ontario teen’s fight to bring his boyfriend to prom will premiere in October at Montreal’s Segal Centre for Performing Arts.
Prom Queen: The Musical will be part of the Segal Centre’s 2016-17 season line-up which is set to be unveiled on March 29 (UPDATE: Date has changed to April 27).