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'Good Times' Ja'Net DuBois dies; co-wrote 'Jeffersons' theme

'Good Times' Ja'Net DuBois dies; co-wrote 'Jeffersons' theme

LOS ANGELES — Ja’Net DuBois, who played the vivacious neighbour Willona Woods on “Good Times” and composed and sang the theme song for “The Jeffersons,” has died.
'Good Times' Ja'Net DuBois dies; co-wrote 'Jeffersons' theme

'Good Times' Ja'Net DuBois dies; co-wrote 'Jeffersons' theme

LOS ANGELES — Ja’Net DuBois, who played the vivacious neighbour Willona Woods on “Good Times” and composed and sang the theme song for “The Jeffersons,” has died.
Rapper cites Meghan at UK music awards, wins album of year

Rapper cites Meghan at UK music awards, wins album of year

LONDON — Soulful London rapper Dave brought a political edge to the U.K.

Brazilian horror filmmaker and actor Marins dies at age 83

SAO PAULO — José Mojica Marins, a prolific Brazilian horror filmmaker and actor known as Coffin Joe, died on Wednesday, his daughter said. He was 83. Marins had been hospitalized with pneumonia for 20 days.
Rising classical star Alexandra Streliski to perform with Dallas Green at Junos

Rising classical star Alexandra Streliski to perform with Dallas Green at Junos

TORONTO — Breakout neo-classical pianist Alexandra Streliski will join City and Colour's Dallas Green in a performance at this year's Juno Awards in Saskatoon.
Review: A CGI canine yearns to be free in 'Call of the Wild'

Review: A CGI canine yearns to be free in 'Call of the Wild'

Does the dog movie have any new tricks? Do we want it to? For the most part, we want our dog movies like our pooches: comforting, obedient and slightly slobbery.
Review: A CGI canine yearns to be free in 'Call of the Wild'

Review: A CGI canine yearns to be free in 'Call of the Wild'

Does the dog movie have any new tricks? Do we want it to? For the most part, we want our dog movies like our pooches: comforting, obedient and slightly slobbery.
Understanding Weinstein’s charges and potential punishment

Understanding Weinstein’s charges and potential punishment

NEW YORK — A look at the charges against Harvey Weinstein and the punishment the former Hollywood producer could face if convicted at his New York City rape trial.
Review: Austen's 'Emma,' humanized but not modernized

Review: Austen's 'Emma,' humanized but not modernized

There's beauty to spare in the new screen adaptation of Jane Austen's “Emma,” from its palatial country estates with their art-filled galleries and manicured lawns, to the exquisitely detailed costumes (those feathered bonnets!), to star Anya Taylor-
Deliberating a 2nd day, Weinstein jury revisits '06 account

Deliberating a 2nd day, Weinstein jury revisits '06 account

NEW YORK — Jurors at Harvey Weinstein's rape trial spent much of their second day of deliberations Wednesday revisiting a former film and TV production assistant's allegation that he sexually assaulted her in July 2006.