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Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner evacuate BC after tsunami warning

The Twilight cast have apparently gone to higher ground. Following the Japanese earthquake and subsequent tsunami warning for coastal BC,  Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner and other actors...

Vancouver's Kacey Rohl to star with Amanda Seyfried in 'Red Riding Hood'

Vibrant Vancouver actor, Kacey Rohl, is adding another impressive credit to her ever-exanding resume, with a role alongside Amanda Seyfried (Mamma Mia, Chloe) in the upcoming feature film ‘Red Riding...

Eric Clapton and Robert Plant coming to Vancouver

Eric Clapton will rock Rogers Arena February 25 with Los Lobos opening the show. Tickets will go fast for this event. Clapton has been heralded as the greatest living guitar legend and just keeps...

My top 15 South Asian role models

Did your role models make my list?

Vancouver director takes Love Birds to Sundance

"I thought it would be funny to have naked people dancing and running around. I just wanted to see a film where we had humans acting like animals," said Brian Lye.

Crispin Glover at the Cinematheque

Multitalented actor, director, writer, Crispin Glover (River's Edge, Back to the Future, The Doors, The People vs Larry Flynt, Hot Tub Time Machine, Charlie's Angels) will be at the Pacific...

Justin Bieber makes them proud. But why?

Yes, why ARE people proud of Canadian child star Justin Bieber? Because they Beliebe? VO looks at why #proudofBieber became a top trending topic on Twitter today.

Vancouver goes Blonde

This show will take you from the sorority house to the halls of justice with Broadway's brightest new heroine (and of course, her chihuahua, Bruiser). The verdict? This much fun shouldn't be legal!

Justin Bieber won't be charged with assault in Richmond

Canadian teen pop sensation Justin Bieber has avoided criminal charges after a 12-year-old boy accused him of punching him in the face at a Richmond Laser Tag Park, according to RadarOnline. "This...

Peter Mansbridge in town to support the Vancouver Food Bank

"When you hear the stories of people who have jobs and need the help of the food bank, you want to help", says Peter Mansbridge.