Interesting People

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Andrew Phung: Do What You Love
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Since premiering in 2016, CBC hit comedy Kim’s Convenience has become a global success. The groundbreaking series is Canada’s first Asian-led TV sitcom and has earned loads of acclaim from fans and international media with outlets like NPR praising the...
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Luke Willson: Agility Is Key
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During his time in the NFL, Canadian tight end Luke Willson has learned the importance of being agile and mastered the ability to quickly pivot both on and off the field. Earlier this year, after six seasons in the league...
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Gerry Dee: There Are No Shortcuts
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Gerry Dee is a popular comedian, best-selling author and the star and co-creator of the award-winning TV show Mr. D. He now has a new job title to add to his impressive resume – game show host. Dee will be...
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Ziya Tong: Stay Curious
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Best known as the long-time host of the TV show Daily Planet, Ziya Tong is one of Canada’s most highly-regarded science journalists, a best-selling author and the Vice Chair of WWF Canada. When she was 21, she got a question...
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Collective Soul: Finding the Right People to Work With
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This year sees multi-platinum selling rock band Collective Soul celebrating their 25th anniversary. Over the course of their career, the American act – who are best-known for popular ‘90s radio staples like “Shine,” “The World I Know” and “Gel” –...
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Dwight Powell: Give Everything You Have
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The Dallas Mavericks’ Dwight Powell continues to make his mark on and off the basketball court. The Toronto-born baller was drafted into the NBA in 2014 and throughout his career has been praised for his relentless work ethic and community...
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Kate Drummond: There’s Always More to Learn
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Kate Drummond is an award-winning Canadian actor with an incredibly inspiring backstory. Drummond spent twelve years as an elementary school teacher. One day she was teaching a lesson on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s iconic “I have a dream” speech....
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Ron MacLean: Elevate Others
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One of the country’s most-beloved and iconic sportscasters, Ron MacLean has been a winter staple in most Canadian households since becoming a member of the Hockey Night in Canada broadcast team in 1987. Along with his duties on HNIC, his...
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Paul Scheer: Creating Your Own Opportunities
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Paul Scheer is definitely someone that wears many hats. An award-winning American actor best known for his roles on hit shows such as Black Monday, The League, Fresh Off the Boat and Veep, Scheer is also a comedian, producer, director,...
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Brooke Lynn Hytes: Next Leg of the Race
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One of the world’s most popular reality TV shows, RuPaul's Drag Race is a cultural phenomenon that has turned many of its competing drag queens into global stars. The program’s eleventh season aired earlier this year and garnered a remarkable...
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