Posts Tagged ‘The Chi’


Richard speaks to “CTV News at Six” anchor Andria Case about the best movies and television to watch this weekend. This week we have a look at the on-line Toronto Jewish Film Festival (more details at, the Crave drama “The Night of Kings,” the VOD rock ‘n roll documentary “Rockfield: The Studio on the Farm,” and the Fourth Season of  he South Side of Chicago ensemble drama “The Chi” on Showtime.

Watch the whole thing HERE! (Starts at 23:35)

ICYMI POP LIFE: More than a moment: Lena Waithe on her mission

Lena Waithe, showrunner of “The Chi”: and the first African-American woman to win an Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series Emmy Award, speaks about her upbringing in Chicago, goals for her career and her mission for the entertainment industry.
Watch the whole thing HERE!

Film critic and pop culture historian Richard Crouse shares a toast with celebrity guests and entertainment pundits every week on CTV News Channel’s all-new talk show POP LIFE.

Featuring in-depth discussion and debate on pop culture and modern life, POP LIFE features sit-down interviews with celebrities from across the entertainment world, including superstar jazz musician Diana Krall, legendary rock star Meatloaf, stand-up comedian and CNN host W. Kamau Bell, actor and best-selling author Chris Colfer, celebrity chef Jeremiah Tower, and many more.

Watch all new shows every Saturday at 8:30 pm on Saturday or 2:30 pm on Sunday on the CTV NessChannel! (channel 1501 on Bell Fibe, 62 on Rogers) AND on CTV midnight on Saturday nights. Also, check your listings for airings on Bravo and Gusto.