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In the news: Vancouver actors win at Geminis

From Glen Schaefer of The Province:

  • Geminis come calling for local actors
    “Two of the three winning Vancouver actresses weren’t in Toronto last week when their names were called at the Gemini awards for Canadian TV. And that’s not a bad thing — singer-actress Alexz Johnson (best actress in a children’s series for Instant Star) was criss-crossing North America as her recording career heats up, and Katharine Isabelle (best supporting actress in a miniseries, The Englishman’s Boy) was getting shot in a horror movie.” Read more.

Instant Star series finale tonight

From CTV:

Sunday, Aug. 31 at 7 pm ET
Series Finale

Jude is offered a once-in-a-lifetime recording contract in London, England. At the same time, Jude and Tommy are falling for each other all over again. Tommy offers to move to London with her and make their relationship legit.


In the news: Instant Star addiction

From Ben Rayner of the Toronto Star:

  • Ben Rayner’s Reasons to Live
    “Instant Star. Gah! I hate myself for it, but CTV’s Idol-themed teen melodrama has a Melrose-like addiction factor of 10. Where once it was just bad, Instant Star’s grossly inaccurate “behind the scenes” portrayal of the music industry is now sufficiently dreadful after four seasons to have transcended dreadful. Plus, Jude looks totally smokin’ with that new hairdo.” Read more.