Life is one never-ending, exclusive party in Charles Khabouthâ€™s 17 faddish restaurants and nightclubs. By Robert Hough | Photograph by Raina and Wilson For those of you who have never been to Uniun, the latest addition to Torontoâ€™s dance club scene, here are some of the things you will notice should you go. Though Uniunâ€™s… Read more »
Illustrations by Jack Dylan The cuisine is supremely so-so, but the glitzy atmosphere and A-plus people-watching at La SociĂ©tĂ©â€”the crown jewel of Torontoâ€™s see-and-be-seen sceneâ€”more than make up for it. Here, the inside scoop on who sits where.
Unless someone is shooting a movie or revisiting a favourite Toronto haunt, weâ€™re typically limited to boldface Hollywood types on our less-glistening Toronto streets during TIFF. At least that was the case before we heard that Dirk Diggler Mark Wahlberg is scouting property in the Yorkville area. Shinan Govani reports that the actor was heard… Read more »
We’ve been hitting the shows all week, and along the way have spied some familiar faces sitting in the front row. Find out who we’ve spotted so far (and see what they wore) in our slide show >>
Thereâ€™s something to be said for watching perfect strangers (or, even better, pseudo-celebrities) make fools of themselves in front of the camera. And this fallâ€™s reality TV lineupâ€”whether it features hockey brutes attempting camel spins or dinner guests puking in the powder roomâ€”promises no shortage of wince-inducing entertainment. After all, you canâ€™t have too much… Read more »
Hollywood is fraught with uncertainty, but one thing we can all count on is that somewhere in Tinseltown, a Fonda has an opinion on politics. On Sunday, Peter Fonda, the 70-year-old star of Easy Rider, showed heâ€™s still as passionate about protecting the worldâ€™s oceans as he was in his radical Greenpeace days. The actor… Read more »
While our dream of pairing Sidney Crosby and Olympic champ Tessa Virtue won’t become reality for this year’s Battle of the Blades, and Tie Domi has declined an encore performance, the list of participants for CBC’s smash hit provides ample reason to tune in for another Kurt Browning-hosted season of awkward NHL/silver blade skate-offs. The… Read more »
What does it say about sports in this city when one of our biggest names doesnâ€™t even play on a professional team? Or play at all? For doctor Anthony Galea, itâ€™s the contents of his little black bag and his little black book that are winning him major mediaâ€”and policeâ€”playtime. According to the Globe, the… Read more »