THEATRICAL PREMIERE KICKS OFF WITH RANDY BACHMAN Q&A ON MAY 17 AT CINEPLEX THEATRE
TORONTO, ON – May 14, 2013 – You still ain't seen nothing yet! Randy Bachman and Fred Turner's first-ever concert special Live at the Roseland Ballroom, NYC has been certified Platinum in Canada. Fans are invited to join Randy Bachman for an exclusive showing of the film on one of the biggest screen in the country on Friday, May 17th, 2012 at Yonge & Dundas Cineplex starting at 6:30pm with a rock-filled evening, including trivia for prizes, and a Q&A session with Randy Bachman.
On this rare New York appearance, the duo Bachman & Turner, along with their whip-tight band welcomed special guest and fellow Canadian icon Paul Shaffer, performing both chart-topping hits and fan favourites including "Takin' Care Of Business," "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet," "Hey You" and many more.
"I'm proud of this concert special that features our old friend Paul Schaffer, it was a milestone for Fred and I," said Randy Bachman. "Getting it to see it on the big screen is another check off my bucket list. Rock n' roll has never felt so good."
Over the course of their original four-year run, Bachman-Turner Overdrive sold in excess of 30 million records, earning a staggering 120 platinum, gold and silver discs, and notching up hits in more than 20 countries.
Event Details for May 17 @ Yonge & Dundas Cineplex
- 7:00 pm Doors open for walk in
- 7:20 pm Introduction
- 7:25 pm Prize giveaways to audience in Trivia Contests
- 7:30 pm Intro of Randy Bachman and Interviewer Ralph Chapman
- 7:45 pm Bachman & Turner Live At The Roseland Ballroom, NYC shown
- 9:00 pm Q107 intro's Ralph Chapman who sets the stage for the event and welcomes Randy.
- 9:10 pm Q&A start
- 9:40 pm Ralph opens up to Audience Questions
- 10:00 pm – 10:15 wrap.
Advance tickets will be available www.cineplex.com/TheEventScreen.
Documentary filmmaker Sonia Godding Togobos explores the inspiring and heart-warming journey of a Haitian orphan with her latest documentary Adopted ID. The story follows Judith Craig, a Haitian woman adopted by a white Canadian family who returns to Haiti in order to find her biological parents. The film will be premiering at the Hot Docs Bloor Cinema (506 Bloor Street West) on July 19, 2012 at 6:30 PM. Tickets can be pre-purchased for $12 at www.adoptedID.com.
The City of Mississauga's Culture Division has presented a report entitled "2011 International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards - Mississauga Buzz Events" outlining the City's partnership with IIFA, and plans to participate in IIFA Buzz events in May and June.
John White's entry into the world of acting was a fluke. The Mississauga native was hanging out with friends in downtown Toronto when he was approached by a talent scout.
"Some guy just came up to us out of the blue and asked me if I had ever thought about getting into acting," White said. "He told me to come by and meet with him and that I might have a shot at breaking into the industry."
Winners to walk the 'green carpet' and attend exclusive IIFA Weekend events in Toronto, June 23rd to 25th
TORONTO, March 2 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) today announced an exciting opportunity to join Bollywood's hottest stars at the 2011 International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards in Toronto this June. The CIBC IIFA Golden Ticket Contest will give lucky Canadians a VIP experience at one of the world's most watched awards show.
Three-Day Festival Includes Global Business Forum
Premier Dalton McGuinty joined Bollywood stars Preity Zinta and Anil Kapoor to announce details of the 2011 International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards.
Mississauga Independent Film Festival Supports Canadian Filmmakers
MISSISSAUGA, Ont.: Hollywood’s visionary directors such as Soderbergh, Carnahan and Tarantino emerged from the world of independent film. With that mission in mind, the Mississauga Independent Film Festival provides Canadians a platform to showcase their talent among industry professionals. MIFF features over 30 indie films, including opening night’s Defendor starring Woody Harrelson (No Country for Old Men, Natural Born Killers). This marks the event’s third year; it runs July 7 to 11 at CinéStarz theatre in Mississauga.
BANFF, AB, June 14 /CNW/ - Astral's The Movie Network (Eastern Canada) and Corus Entertainment's Movie Central (Western Canada) today announced that eight Canadian original projects have been greenlit for production. Showcasing some of this country's best talent both in front of and behind the camera, titles include: new seasons of the comedy series Call Me Fitz, Less Than Kind and Living In Your Car; the six-part stand-up comedy series Just For Laughs: Funny As Hell (working title); Skins, a new Canadian content series based on the popular UK version; the mockumentary series The Yard; and original films Sleepyhead and Scaredycat.
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