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.

Pop Goes The News — Scottish comedian Billy Connolly was spotted Thursday out and about in Montreal only hours before performing in the city.

Connolly, 72, brings his High Horse Tour to Theatre Maisonneuve after a series of shows in Toronto and Halifax.

Pop Goes The News — Canadian actress Anna Silk, best known for her lead role in Lost Girl, is expecting her second child.

The 41-year-old Fredericton, N.B. native and her husband, TV writer Seth Cooperman, are already parents to 2-year-old son Samuel.