Strombo’s Vancouver guests announced

From a media release:


  • Local Vancouver tapings of Canada’s Late-Night Talk Show happening April 3-5

A mix of diverse and compelling guests have been confirmed for next week’s sold-out Vancouver tapings of CBC Television’s flagship late-night program, GEORGE STROUMBOULOPOULOS TONIGHT. Between Tuesday, April 3 and Thursday, April 5, GEORGE STROUMBOULOPOULOS TONIGHT will be taped at the CBC Vancouver Broadcast Centre.

Scheduled live guests include: Grey’s Anatomy star and award-winning Canadian film actress Sandra Oh; Hollywood actress – and social activist – Daryl Hannah; Canadian business magnate and denizen of CBC’s DRAGONS’ DEN Jim Treliving; Canadian Forces veteran, motivational speaker and advocate for wounded soldiers Paul Franklin; and Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson.

In addition, a host of special features starring comedian Brent Butt; former prime minister Kim Campbell; CBC Radio 3’s Grant Lawrence; actor Cameron Bright; Director of the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, Dr. Julio Montaner; primatologist, anthropologist, and UN Messenger of Peace, Jane Goodall; CBC News correspondent Ian Hanomansing; Canucks’ anthem singer Mark Donnelly; and the infamous The Green Men will air throughout the week.

Viewers will also experience music from Mother Mother and Nick Gilder (of Sweeny Todd), who will perform his Canadian Classic “Roxy Roller”.  Vancouverites will also be able to hear Stroumboulopoulos on CBC Radio One, by tuning into:

  • CBC Radio One’s On The Coast with Stephen Quinn – 88.1FM/690 AM on Friday, March 30 at 4 p.m. PST
  •  CBC Radio One’s The Early Edition with Rick Cluff – 88.1FM/690 AM on Monday, April 2 at 8 a.m. PST. 

Fans of GEORGE STROUMBOULOPOULOS TONIGHT can follow Stroumboulopoulos’ week on the West Coast on Twitter @Strombo, using the hashtag #gtonight. All episodes will be available online at