THE CONVO: TransLink has dropped actor Morgan Freeman as its voice for bus and SkyTrain announcements, after CNN reports at least 8 women have come forward, accusing the 80-year-old actor of sexual harassment or inappropriate behaviour.
And on Twitter this morning, Vancouver-native Seth Rogan says TransLink should call him if it needs a replacement.
Also, Charlize Theron has been cast as Megyn Kelly in a film about Fox News! Awesome casting?
THE FLICK: Solo: A Star Wars Story – Another big Star Wars film hits theaters in a big way but this is an origin story of possibly the most iconic anti-hero turned hero of all time. After switching directors and rumors of unhappiness with the lead actor Alden Ehrenreich’s performance the expectations may be a bit lowered but Donald Glover AKA Childish Gambino as Lando Calrissian has Steve all excited.
THE BINGE: Steve Martin and Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life – Comedy icons Steve Martin and Martin Short team up for musical sketches and conversations about their legendary lives in show business and stand-up.