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Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
A 12 episode documentary series following 5 startup companies competing in the 2013 San Francisco TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield as they fine tune their products and eventually present in front of a panel of judges in hopes of winning $50,000 in funding.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
Hank Azaria’s touching, humorous, and often enlightening journey from a man who is not even sure he wants to have kids, to a father going through the joys, trials and tribulations of being a dad.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
Earnings from corporate Canada and the latest reading on job creation will be the prime focus for investors this coming week. The Toronto stock market finished with a gain of 1.59 per cent last week, boosted by deal-making and positive earnings reports from the energy, industrial and technology sectors. The Dow industrials edged up 0.92 per cent. This week, traders will look to the telecom sector in particular, with earnings reports out from heavyweights BCE Inc. (TSX:BCE) and Telus Corp. (TSX:T). Luciano Orengo, portfolio manager at Manulife Asset Management, said he expects earnings from both telcos should be "at least in line with analyst expectations." But he noted that there are quite a few headwinds facing them. "There's more competition, there is at least for Rogers and BCE, losing cable subscribers, people are cutting their cable," he said. "Then there's government oversight. Ottawa wants to make the telecoms more competitive, they like to have an entrant to keep everybody more honest so between that, and in the case of BCE, losing the NHL playoff broadcasting rights. So you know, valuations got a little stretched." Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters expect earnings per share from Telus at 61 cents and 60 cents ex-items. A year ago, the Vancouver-based company posted earnings per share of 56 cents. Analysts look for BCE to post earnings per share of 76 cents per share, up from 73 cents a year ago. Investors will also consider earnings during the week from Tim Hortons (TSX:THI), Canadian Tire (TSX:CTC.A), auto parts giant Magna International (TSX:MG), pipeline company Enbridge (TSX:ENB) and oil company Talisman Energy (TSX:TLM). Meanwhile, the Canadian dollar could find some added lift from the latest reading on employment on Friday and trade data earlier in the week. The loonie gained about half a cent last week amid a generally positive run of economic data and a narrowing in price between Western Canadian Select crude, which is produced from the oilsands, and West Texas Intermediate, a lighter crude used as the U.S. benchmark. It should be difficult for the Canadian economy to beat the performance in March when 43,000 jobs were cranked out, even as job creation has been volatile and regularly missing economists' expectations.