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Robert Redford on success of Sundance Film Festival

Robert Redford on success of Sundance Film Festival

| Steve Mylemans

Robert Redford is the mastermind of the Sundance Film Festival. He sat down with CNN correspondent Stephanie Elam to talk about the success of the event.

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Toronto News Quiz: Extreme cold weather, Blue Jays and Ghostbusters

| Justin Piercy

The questions are based on news from Jan. 24-30, 2015.

Poutine with smoked chicken and dark ale beer gravy. SOURCE: Facebook/CutheCheeseTO

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5 things to do this weekend: Drink tea, eat poutine, watch Super Bowl

| Patricia D'Cunha

Events happening in the city from Jan. 30 to Feb. 1, 2015.

680News' Leslie James movie reviews: American Sniper, Blackhat

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‘American Sniper’ continues as box office juggernaut

| Reuters

The film is directed by Clint Eastwood and stars Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper as a Navy Seal sharpshooter. Video

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Toronto News Quiz: IKEA monkey ‘mom,’ Leafs jersey tossing & a lottery win

| Justin Piercy

The questions are based on news from Jan. 17-23, 2015.

A picture shows Haggis during the World Haggis Eating Championship at the 150th Birnam Highland Games in Perthshire, Scotland, on August 30, 2014. The Birnam Highland Games are a traditional Scottish Highland Games and have been held annually since 1864. AFP PHOTO/ANDY BUCHANAN        (Photo credit should read Andy Buchanan/AFP/Getty Images)

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5 things to do this weekend: Say goodbye to The Guvernment and hello to Burns Night haggis

| Sarah-Joyce Battersby

Events happening in the city from Jan. 23-25, 2015.

MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Canada Chanel Beckenlehner participtaes in  the 63rd Annual Miss Universe Preliminary Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Larry Marano/Getty Images)

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Miss Universe Canada scores big buzz online with outlandish hockey costume

| The Canadian Press

The 26-year-old capped off the towering ensemble with an electronic scoreboard and a goaltender stick.

Wayne Gretzky and Paulina Gretzky at the UNICEF Snowflake Ball, Beverly Hills, 10 Dec 2009. Photo by BDG / Rex Features.

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Wayne Gretzky’s daughter has baby boy

| The Associated Press

Paulina Gretzky's son was born Monday morning.

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Toronto News Quiz: Charlie Hebdo, Target and the Order of Canada

| Justin Piercy

The questions are based on news from Jan. 10-16, 2015.

“Axe Throwing: like darts, but not” takes place at Batl in Toronto on Jan. 16, 2015. FACEBOOK

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5 things to do this weekend: Flamenco, axe-throwing and Union Station transformed

| Marcia Chen

Events happening in the city from Jan. 16-18, 2015.

Striking Hollywood Writers Get Look At Proposed Deal That Could Save Oscars

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INFOGRAPHIC: Women, minorities underrepresented in Hollywood

| Showwei Chu

Oscar nominations came out Thursday, but neither female directors, screenwriters and cinematographers nor actors of colour got a nod from voters. (2)

Entertainment City: Oscars 2013 preview

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VIDEO: Interviews with Oscar nominated actors & actresses at TIFF 2014

| Toronto Staff

Cameron Bailey, Artistic Director, Toronto International Film Festival joins Melanie Ng to give his thoughts on some of the movies that were shown at TIFF in September that are nominated for Academy Awards this year.

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Three Canuck filmmakers cheering Oscar nods for animated films

| The Canadian Press

Birdman, Boyhood, Selma, The Grand Budapest Hotel are among the Best Picture nominees.

In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from "Birdman." THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/Fox Searchlight, Atsushi Nishijima

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‘Boyhood’, ‘Birdman’ among top contenders for Oscar noms

| Reuters

Nominations for the Academy Awards will be announced Thursday, January 15.

Risotto from Il Fornello Danforth. HANDOUT/Winterlicious

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Reservations for Winterlicous open Thursday

| Toronto staff

Winterlicious runs from Jan. 30 to Feb. 12.

The Inside Story with Avery Haines

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CityNews’ Avery Haines & BT’s Kevin Frankish nominated for Canadian Screen Awards

| Toronto Staff

The Canadian Screen Awards recognize the best in Canadian film and television.

Director Wes Anderson with members of the cast of  "The Grand Budapest Hotel" accepting the Golden Globe award for Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical at the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Jan. 11, 2015 (Photo by: Paul Drinkwater/NBC)

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Boyhood, Grand Budapest Hotel take top Golden Globes

| Reuters

The Grand Budapest Hotel was the big surprise of the night as best comedy or musical, although it only took home that one award.

Hollywood preps red carpet for Golden Globes

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LIVE BLOG TRANSCRIPT: Stars come out for Golden Globe Awards

| Toronto staff

Comedians Tina Fey and Amy Poehler once again hosted the Golden Globe Awards Ceremony.

A Bill Cosby supporter (centre) marches among protesters demonstrating outside of the Hamilton Place Theatre ahead of a performance by Cosby in Hamilton on Jan. 9, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Aaron Lynett

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Cosby’s Canadian fans believe comedian innocent until charged

| Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press

Bill Cosby performed in Ontario this week amidst a barrage of sexual assault allegations that have plagued him for weeks. Video (16)

Bill Cosby Settles Civil Suit With Woman Who Claims He Sexually Assaulted Her

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Celebrities among dozens who accuse Cosby of sexual assault

| Toronto staff

Cosby’s final show is in Hamilton on Friday evening.

Thousands attend Canada's Bridal Show

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5 things to do this weekend: Bridal show, Seussical & exploring Michelangelo

| Christine Chubb

As our regular CityNews.ca series continues, we look at events happening in Toronto for a variety of ages and interests.