"Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2."

Baby Groot the star of 'GOTG2' trailer

While Chris Pratt will undeniably be the star of the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, it's Baby Groot that takes centre stage in the new teaser trailer for the film.

LEGO's Death Star.

Gifts for every Star Wars fan

When I was a but a youngling, my parents searched far and wide to find me a Kenner X-Wing fighter for Christmas. It had wings that would pop open by pressing on R2-D2’s head, it made laser blast sounds at the touch of a button, and my Luke Skywalker action figure fit perfectly in the cockpit.

Holy Mo! A Christmas Show. (Handout)

An alternative Christmas theatre guide

Is the sugary coating of traditional Christmas activities already causing cavities? Amidst the traditional festive fare offered throughout the city this December, a number of unusual, avant-garde and downright cheeky shows offer an alternative way to celebrate the season.

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24 Seconds with Paul Lambert

With his debut solo ‘Sweet Relief’ available on iTunes later this month, Paul Lambert continues to forge new musical ground embarking as a solo artist. Prior to his appearance with City Walls, Friday, Dec. 2 at the Backstage Lounge, he caught up and spent 24 Seconds with Joe Leary.

Devon Terrell stars in Netflix's Barry, about a young President Barack Obama. NETFLIX

STREAMING CHEAT SHEET: December delights!

The weather’s getting chillier, so it’s the perfect time to throw on your comfiest pair of track pants, cook up a huge bucket of microwave popcorn and throw on your favourite streaming service.

Fire up the candles, The Bachelor Canada is returning to airwaves on W Network. CORUS

Bachelor Canada gets greenlight

Bachelor Canada a go. Get ready for more romance! W Network has confirmed that it will be airing a season of The Bachelor Canada in Fall 2017, following its inaugural season of The Bachelorette Canada. Casting opens on Dec. 1, and production will begin in the spring.

Cheryl and Liam Payne attend the Fayre Of St James' charity Christmas concert presented by Quintessentially Foundation on Nov. 29. (WENN.com)

Another One Direction baby?

British singer Cheryl has given the clearest sign yet she is expecting boyfriend Liam Payne’s baby after stepping out in a figure-hugging gown, clearly displaying her bulging belly.


10 worst songs of 2016

Justin Timberlake’s summer anthem Can’t Stop The Feeling is Time magazine editors’ choice for the year’s worst song.