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Amazon Nabs SXSW’s ‘The Kids in the Hall: Comedy Punks’ Doc

Amazon Prime has picked up The Kids in the Hall: Comedy Punks, a two-part documentary series about Canadian sketch-comedy troupe The Kids in the Hall, ahead of its world premiere at SXSW. The docuseries from Blue Ant Studios promises never-before-seen archival footage from the earliest years of the troupe and interviews with members Dave Foley, […]

‘Don’t Talk to Irene’: Film Review | TIFF 2017

Canadian writer-director Pat Mills follows up his well-received debut with 'Don't Talk to Irene,' another high school comedy, set mostly in a retirement home and featuring supporting turns from Geena Davis and Scott Thompson.

Rick Moranis and Dave Thomas to Reunite as McKenzie Brothers

The pair, who played beer-loving Canadian bumpkins in an imaginary talk show, will perform at a benefit concert next month alongside Martin Short, Dan Aykroyd and Eugene Levy.

Geena Davis to Star in Indie Comedy ‘Don’t Talk to Irene’ (Exclusive)

The Oscar winner returns to the big screen after a multiple-episode arc on ABC's 'Grey's Anatomy.'

Yahoo Claims ‘Cause’ in CEO Scott Thompson Departure (Report)

The executive resigned Sunday amid controversy over the fake computer science degree on his resume.

Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson Resigns Amid Bio Controversy

UPDATED: Fred Amoroso becomes chairman and Ross Levinsohn interim CEO as the company reaches an agreement with a dissident shareholder.

Yahoo CEO Apologizes for Bio Controversy as Board Meets

“I want you to know how deeply I regret how this issue has affected the company and all of you," Scott Thompson wrote in a staff memo.

Yahoo: CEO Scott Thompson’s Resume Included ‘Inadvertent Error’

An activist investor had said that his bio seemed to be "embellished" by citing a degree in computer science instead of business administration.

Hedge Fund Demands Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson Fired Over Resume Inaccuracies

Third Point, which is engaging in a proxy battle with the Internet company, wants Thompson and another director to be gone by Monday.

Activist Yahoo Investor Pushes for Answers on Tuesday Earnings Call

Hedge fund Third Point looked to keep up the pressure on new CEO Scott Thompson and the online firm's board.

Yahoo CEO Outlines New Structure, Commerce Focus

After a major round of layoffs last week, Scott Thompson shared with staff some details on his plans to turn around the online company.

Dissident Yahoo Investor: Company Layoffs Came Without Detailed Vision

Hedge fund Third Point says that "while this action was unfortunately necessary...this round of cuts occurred before CEO Scott Thompson has articulated his strategic plan for the company." ??