Next Week on CANADA AM – Toronto International Film Festival®, Julianne Moore, Denzel Washington, and more…

— September 5, 2014

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Watch Beverly Thomson, MarciIen, and Jeff Hutcheson on CANADA AM, weekdays beginning at 6 a.m. ET on CTV, CTVNews Channel, the CTV GO app, the CTVNews GOapp, and on the CTVMobilechannel on Bell Mobile TV. Visit CANADA AM online atwww.canadaam.ctvnews.caforfull episodes, top stories, CANADA AM extras, daily show info,featured recipes, book reviews, and contributor gift ideas. Viewers can alsowatch the best of the week’s segments with a specialSaturday episode, airingat 8 a.m. ET.


Monday,September 8

·       TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILMFESTIVAL®:CANADA AM spends theweek covering all theglitz and glamour of this year’s TIFF festivities, from the red carpet interviews andstand-out premieres to celebrity fashion and lavish parties.

·       BEV ON THE RED CARPET: Bev takes to the TIFF red carpet to speak withcelebrity photographer George Pimentel about a few of his prized pictures,director Gabe Polsky about his new hockey film RedArmy, and BrettRatner and Mark Hartley about their new film Electric Boogaloo: The Wild UntoldStory of Cannon Films.

·       THE GOOD LIE: Canadian director PhillipeFalardeau isjoined by stars Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany, Emmanuel Jal, and newcomer Kuoth Weilto talk about their film showing at TIFF.


Tuesday,September 9

·       FAN FAVOURITE: Marci speaks with four-time Oscar®-nominated actressand L’Oréal ambassador JulianneMoore abouther new films Still Alice and Maps to theStars, bothscreening at TIFF.

·       SECOND WORLD WAR ARCHIVES: CANADAAM marks the75th anniversary of the Second World War by sharing Canadian Army Film Unitnewsreels from Library and Archives Canada, to be made available on the LACYouTube channel.

·       KATHY REICHS: The author, forensic anthropologist, and producerof the popular TV drama BONES talks to CANADAAM about her new novel Bones NeverLie.


Wednesday,September 10

·       CHRISTINE SINCLAIR: The Olympic bronze-medallist and captain of theCanadian women’s soccer team talks to CANADAAM about the importance of allowing children to play on a team and howit helped her achieve international acclaim.

·       TANYA KIM: TheETALKanchor joins CANADA AMlive from the red carpet to chat about the latest news fromTIFF.


Thursday,September 11

·       DENZELWASHINGTON: Marci talks to the A-list, Oscar®-winningactor about his new film The Equalizer,premiering at TIFF.

·       CANDID CANADIAN COMIC: The always hilarious RussellPeters visitsCANADA AM to promote hisupcoming national tour, which kicks off Saturday, Sept. 13 inSaskatoon.

·       THOMASKING:The author of the award-winning best-seller TheInconvenient Indian talks to CANADA AM about his firstnovel in 15 years, The Back of theTurtle.


Friday,September 12

·       LORENCHRISTIE:CANADA AM’s resident travel expert spends 24 hours in thebadlands of Alberta where he digs for dinosaur fossils, tries his hand atpottery, and gets a taste of famous Albertabeef.



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