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August 27: Why Saturday Night Live was a double-edged sword for Sasheer Zamata: 'The title won't leave me'
Actor and comedian Sasheer Zamata opens up about her time on Saturday Night Live, how that has affected her career, and why she's excited to show more range in her first movie-starring role.
The q screen panel discusses the end of The Big Bang Theory and a new disturbing dance movie from director Luca Guadagnino.
August 27: How Panos Cosmatos' horror-free childhood fuelled his creativity and inspired his latest thriller Mandy
Director Panos Cosmatos talks about Mandy - his new, wild, gruesome, psychedelic thriller starring Nicolas Cage - and tells guest host Ali Hassan how making the film helped him process his grief over the loss of his parents.
John Cho talks about the challenges of acting for a webcam, how his approach to acting has changed since his memorable cameo in American Pie, and whether or not he sees himself as a leading man.
Full episode: Rose Byrne, Lisa Christiansen and Tabassum Siddiqui, Didi Conn, Pierre Kwenders 24/08/2018
Actor Rose Byrne talks about Juliet, Naked, her move from drama to comedy and the unexpected success of Bridesmaids. The q music panel discusses Drake's turbulent homecoming after the star repeatedly postponed his Aubrey & The Three Migos Tour in Toronto. Actor Didi Conn of Grease presents an oral history of the classic musical film. Congolese-Canadian musician Pierre Kwenders ?talks about his album Makanda at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time.
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Grease, actor Didi Conn, who played Frenchy, reminisces about all the great times she had on set with her fellow castmates.
Congolese-Canadian musician Pierre Kwenders talks about his latest album Makanda at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time, and why we need to stop using the term 'world music.'
The q music panel fills us in on Drake's turbulent homecoming after the star repeatedly postponed his Aubrey & The Three Migos Tour in Toronto.
Rose Byrne talks to Tom Power about her new film Juliet, Naked, fandom and the unexpected success of Bridesmaids.
Full episode: Alison Herman, Elamin Abdelmahmoud and Angela Watercutter, Tim Fletcher, Mike Small and Tyler Kyte, Jake Tapper 23/03/2018
Pop culture writer Alison Herman discusses whether or not Netflix can succeed in the late-night television format. Our online culture panel talks about a feud, a fight and a gamer. Three former indie-rock darlings share how they went from being the 'next big thing' to enjoying a second life in cover bands. Journalist and novelist Jake Tapper talks about everything from McCarthyism to his Canadian roots.
August 23: The Hellfire Club: 10 things we learned about Jake Tapper's politically fuelled new novel
Journalist and novelist Jake Tapper talks about everything from McCarthyism to his Canadian roots.
Tim Fletcher, Mike Small and Tyler Kyte each share how they went from being the 'next big thing' to playing in cover bands.
Our online culture panel talks about a feud, a fight and a gamer.
Pop culture writer Alison Herman joins us to discuss whether or not Netflix can succeed in the comedic talk show format.
Actor Hayden Christensen talks about Star Wars and his latest film Little Italy. Quebecois musician Hubert Lenoir discusses his new album Darlène and explains why it doesn't matter how he identifies. BoJack Horseman illustrator Lisa Hanawalt takes us inside her new graphic novel Coyote Doggirl. Former Vanity Fair editor Tina Brown reflects on her many years in media and journalism.
Former Vanity Fair and The New Yorker editor Tina Brown reflects on her many years in media and journalism in her revealing new book, The Vanity Fair Diaries.
As a kid, Lisa Hanawalt was obsessed with horses. Years after declaring 'I want to be famous for drawing horses,' her wish came true. Hanawalt is a producer and production designer on BoJack Horseman as well as the author of a new graphic novel, Coyote Doggirl.
Quebecois musician Hubert Lenoir stopped by the q studio for a performance and chat with guest host Laurie Brown.
August 22: Hayden Christensen worked in a Toronto pizza shop to prepare for his latest film Little Italy
Hayden Christensen joins guest host Laurie Brown live in the q studio to talk about his long career in action films and why he decided to venture into romantic comedy.
Veteran TV writer Nell Scovell talks about what it's like being the only woman in the writers' room. Inuk folk-pop singer-songwriter Elisapie performs live in the q studio. Canadian playwright, screenwriter and actor Daniel MacIvor shares a playlist dedicated to Sydney, N.S. Voiceover artist Redd Pepper discusses his decade spanning career and why the classic movie trailer phrase, 'In a world...' will never get old.