Chris Jancelewicz
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Always an entertainment enthusiast, Chris has interviewed thousands of celebrities. If it appears on a screen, he'll watch it, critique it, and obsess over it until the next big thing comes along.

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'Liquor Stories': SwearNet Celebrates Alcohol With Jim Lahey (VIDEO)

(0) Comments | Posted December 17, 2014 | 10:42 AM

We may have said goodbye to "Trailer Park Boys" (except on Netflix Canada, you can still catch them there), but local drunk Jim Lahey (played by John Dunsworth) seems to be getting some work on the Boys' latest venture, SwearNet.

Above is the...

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Alex Trebek Almost Quit 'Jeopardy'?

(1) Comments | Posted December 17, 2014 | 9:43 AM

We've always wondered if kids could handle the pressures of "Jeopardy," but we've never thought about longtime host Alex Trebek having any problem. Seems like it is possible -- enough to the point where the Canadian trivia master threatened to quit the show.

In

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Best Canadian TV Of 2014: Shows And Moments That Ruled The Small Screen

(13) Comments | Posted December 16, 2014 | 1:06 PM

Every Canadian knows it's true: our homegrown TV has a horrible reputation, both here and abroad. The first things that pop into people's minds are snow, period pieces, and low production values -- hardly the stuff of legendary entertainment.

But something has been happening over the past few years. Slowly,...

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Best Christmas Movies And TV Show Episodes On Netflix Canada

(3) Comments | Posted December 12, 2014 | 4:16 PM

'Twas the night before Christmas when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even your spouse.

Netflix Canada was switched on with care, with hopes for some top-notch holiday fare..."

OK, enough of that! Why bother engaging in this poetic exercise when you can go...

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Golden Globe Nominations 2015: Full List Of Movie And TV Show Award Nominees

(0) Comments | Posted December 11, 2014 | 8:59 AM

The Golden Globe Awards 2015 nominees were announced on Thursday morning by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association at the Beverly Hills Hilton Hotel. The Golden Globes honour the year's best in film and TV, split into the genres of comedy (or musical) and drama. Celebrity announcers were Kate...

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'Orphan Black' As The Last Supper: Fan Envisions TV Show Cast In Da Vinci Mural

(1) Comments | Posted December 10, 2014 | 3:37 PM

We might as well start calling it "Clonemas."

A die-hard "Orphan Black" fan on Tumblr has created a rendition of Leonardo da Vinci's The Last Supper, comprised solely of the cast of the sci-fi show.

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'Marco Polo' Is Not 'Game Of Thrones': EP Patrick MacManus And Star Olivia Cheng Talk Netflix Series

(1) Comments | Posted December 10, 2014 | 2:20 PM

Ever since Netflix announced its latest original series, "Marco Polo," the historical show has been consistently compared to HBO's "Game Of Thrones" by critics. Both shows are lush, with wide, sweeping cinematography, and they have dense casts and complex storylines.

But that's where the similarities...

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Ksenia Solo On Leaving 'Lost Girl,' Her Fans, And What She's Going To Do Next

(1) Comments | Posted December 9, 2014 | 1:24 PM

Ksenia Solo may be moving on from "Lost Girl," but she's not leaving without really taking stock of what the show has given her career -- and her life.

Solo joined the fantastical Canadian show when she was 21, and fans immediately took to the sarcastic,...

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'Continuum' Renewed For Fourth And Final Season On Showcase

(2) Comments | Posted December 8, 2014 | 8:00 PM

"Continuum" fans, your wish has come true!

In an "ET Canada" sit-down interview on Monday night, "Continuum" star Rachel Nichols confirmed the Canadian original action-drama is going to return for a fourth and final season of six episodes, airing in 2015 on Showcase.

"Continuum"s time-mending and...

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Russell Crowe In Gander, Newfoundland: A Party For One

(2) Comments | Posted December 8, 2014 | 11:58 AM

Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe had a party for one in Gander, Newfoundland this past weekend.

On his way home from Europe, Crowe made a stop on the east coast -- a place he's intimately familiar with after guest-starring on CBC comedy "Republic Of Doyle"...

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'Lost Girl' Season 5: Everything You Need To Know

(5) Comments | Posted December 5, 2014 | 9:23 AM

It's a rainy, rainy April day at Toronto's legendary Fairmont Royal York Hotel, and "Lost Girl" is shooting its Season 5 premiere. Dry ice billows out of the main ballroom, where the majority of the action is taking place.

Unfortunately, due to a strict embargo, I can't reveal...

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Ksenia Solo In AMC's 'Turn: Washington's Spies': Canadian Actress Like You've Never Seen Her Before (PHOTO)

(0) Comments | Posted December 1, 2014 | 11:30 AM

Ksenia Solo has certainly changed from her most-recognized role as Kenzi on "Lost Girl."

Gone are the Gothic threads and sarcastic smirk; in Season 2 of AMC's "Turn: Washington's Spies," Solo has a whole new look:

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Netflix Canada: What's Good In December?

(5) Comments | Posted November 28, 2014 | 8:28 AM

Winter is upon us, and it seems to be inundating us with snow earlier than we anticipated.

What better way to wile away the cold, bitter days than by watching the latest offerings from Netflix Canada?

In December, it's a veritable movie-lover's feast on Netflix Canada: from "The...

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Lucy DeCoutere Makes Statement After Jian Ghomeshi Court Appearance

(38) Comments | Posted November 26, 2014 | 1:50 PM

Lucy DeCoutere, the former "Trailer Park Boys" actress who made the first public accusations of sexual assault against disgraced CBC host Jian Ghomeshi, has issued a statement following his appearance Wednesday in court:

The past month has seen a major shift in the conversation...
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Roseanne Barr Jokes About 'Tussle' With Bill Cosby

(3) Comments | Posted November 26, 2014 | 10:51 AM

Leave it to fearless comedienne Roseanne Barr to make a joke at precisely the wrong time.

The 62-year-old actress and stand-up comic tweeted a photo of herself with a bloody, swollen face, with the text "Got in a tussle w bill cosby. U...

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Alfonso Ribeiro Wins 'Dancing With The Stars' (As If There Was Any Doubt)

(1) Comments | Posted November 26, 2014 | 8:55 AM

Was there ever any doubt?

Yes, Alfonso Ribeiro (a.k.a. Carlton from "The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air") took home the crown on "Dancing With The Stars" last night.

Overcoming reported groin and back injuries, Ribeiro and his dancing partner, Witney Carson, received three perfect scores to

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Retro Festive Gifts: Canadian Christmas Store Back For 2014 Season

(0) Comments | Posted November 21, 2014 | 4:11 PM

There's nothing like weird gifts on Christmas -- if given to the right person, it can literally make someone's holiday.

Retro Festive, a Canadian online retailer of quirky merchandise from Christmas culture and pop culture icons, is back for the 2014 Christmas season with a new website, more...

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'Lost Girl' Season 5 Trailer: Bo, Lauren, Dyson And The Gang Heat Things Up (VIDEO)

(1) Comments | Posted November 21, 2014 | 1:57 PM

Fae fans, it's been a while!

Get ready for Season 5 of "Lost Girl," which is set to start up on Sunday, December 7 at 9 p.m. ET on Showcase.

HuffPost Canada TV already brought you a primer about the two-part Season...

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'Big Brother Canada' Auditions: Toronto Season 3 Casting Ends Country-Wide Tour

(0) Comments | Posted November 20, 2014 | 3:54 PM

Your chance to be the focal point for the entire country has almost come to an end!

Shaw Media and Insight Productions wrap the "Big Brother Canada" national casting tour in Toronto on Sunday, November 23.

"Big Brother Canada" is looking for the biggest and boldest...

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'Bachelor Canada' Tim And April: Engaged Couple Talks Reality Show Love

(1) Comments | Posted November 20, 2014 | 11:32 AM

Arguably the biggest "new" couple in Canada, "Bachelor Canada" Tim Warmels and his fiancee, April Brockman, are floating on air.

Warmels proposed by the Tahitian ocean on the "Bachelor Canada" Season 2 finale, and Brockman did not hesitate with a big "Yes!" Throughout...

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