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Friday, September 25, 2020 5:23 AM ET

CBC News - Entertainment

BAFTA vows to change rules for nominations after celebs call out lack of diversity - The British Academy of Film and Television Arts promised to change after contenders for the 2020 awards were announced last January. No women were nominated as best director for the seventh year running, and all 20 nominees in the lead and supporting performer categories were white. Jill Lawless - Entertainment - | September 24

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Sandro Botticelli painting could auction for more than $80M, despite pandemic -- Mark Kennedy -- |

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Chantal Kreviazuk, Neon Dreams unveil multi-provincial tour dates amid pandemic -- David Friend -- |

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'It's all kind of numbing:' Celebrities react to ruling on Breonna Taylor's death - Entertainment - | September 24

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Friends mourn death of N.S. poet Don Domanski - Don Domanski, a Governor General's Award winner, died of a heart attack on Sept. 7 at the age of 70. Danielle Edwards - Canada - Nova Scotia - | September 24

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Meet Mattmac, the blind Oji-Cree artist who writes, raps and produces his own music - Matthew Monias, who was born blind, grew up in the Oji-Cree community of Garden Hill, about 475 kilometres north of Winnipeg, and produces and performs his own music. Lenard Monkman - Indigenous - | September 24

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Beverley McLachlin wins $25K Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing for memoir Truth Be Told - Truth Be Told shares McLachlin's journey from growing up in rural Alberta to spending 28 years on the Supreme Court. CBC Books - Books - | September 24 - |

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Leading CCMA Awards nominee Tenille Townes on 'silver lining' of a strange year -- Canada -- - -- Edmonton -- |

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Black Widow, West Side Story among list of films Disney has further postponed -- Jake Coyle -- |

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The Metropolitan Opera keeps its doors closed for another year, expects return next September -- Ronald Blum -- |

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Prince Harry and wife Meghan call on Americans to vote in upcoming U.S. election -- |

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Tommy DeVito, founding member of Four Seasons band, dies at 92 -- |

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Documentarian with Sask. roots works to reclaim myth of John Ware, the Black Prairie cowboy -- Omayra Issa -- Canada -- - -- Saskatchewan

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Singer-songwriter Shawn Mendes sets new record with 5 trophy win at SOCAN Awards -- David Friend -- |

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Drake, Shawn Mendes and The Weeknd all score nominations for 2020 Billboard Music Awards -- Mesfin Fekadu -- |

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What the Schitt's Creek cast is working on now -- Jackson Weaver -- |

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Emmys 2020: A glitch-free technical triumph and a thrilling comedy sweep for Schitt's Creek -- Jackson Weaver -- Entertainment -- |

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Gord Downie's final solo album, Away is Mine, set for October release

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Drew Hayden Taylor & Alicia Elliott among finalists for $3K PMC Indigenous Literature Award

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Ellen DeGeneres apologizes on air over toxic workplace allegations, vows 'new chapter'

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Video -- CBC's Schitt's Creek storms Emmys with historic comedy sweep -- Entertainment -- |

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Nomadland wins People's Choice Award at Toronto International Film Festival -- Entertainment -- |

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Regina-born actress Tatiana Maslany cast as lead role in Disney Plus series, She-Hulk -- Jennifer Francis -- Canada -- - -- Saskatchewan

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4 things to watch for as the Emmys gear up to be first live major awards show during COVID-19 -- Jackson Weaver -- Entertainment -- |

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What worked and what wowed the mostly virtual TIFF 2020 film fest -- Eli Glasner and Jackson Weaver -- Entertainment -- |

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Saskatoon man gets vintage typewriter as gift from Tom Hanks -- Canada -- - -- Saskatoon -- |

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Nintendo brings classic Super Mario games out of its vault — but only for a limited time -- Radio -- - -- Day 6

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TIFF trailblazer Michelle Latimer leads group of Indigenous filmmakers telling their own stories -- Eli Glasner -- Entertainment

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