Pop Goes The News — Former Saturday Night Live star Victoria Jackson has revealed she is battling cancer.

The 56-year-old comedian says she underwent a double mastectomy and will soon be starting chemotherapy.

Pop Goes The News — A new ABC drama series will be filmed in Toronto next year, giving another boost to the city’s production industry.

Probable Cause, originally known as Sex, Lies and Handwriting, is scheduled to go into production in July.

Pop Goes The News — Global confirmed Thursday that it has pulled the plug on ET Canada’s New Year’s Eve at Niagara Falls after six years.

Pop Goes The News reported in September that Global’s parent company Shaw Media decided to scrap the special due to high production costs.

Pop Goes The News — Production is currently underway in Canada and the UK on an ambitious Discovery Canada series starring Jason Momoa.

Six episodes of the hour-long drama Frontier will be shot in St. John’s, NL, Morrisburg, Ont. and Louisbourg, NS as well as in Cornwall, UK.

Pop Goes The News — Actor Ian McShane has revealed a little bit about the character he plays in the upcoming sixth season of Game of Thrones.

“I’ll give you one hint,” McShane  told Pop Goes The News on Thursday in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

Pop Goes The News — Canadian actor Jean-Luc Bilodeau, one of the stars of the TV series Baby Daddy, suffered burns to his arms and legs Saturday.

The 24-year-old Vancouver native was wearing an alpaca costume at a Halloween party at the home of co-star Tahj Mowry when he backed into a Tiki torch.