Entertainment Today for Wednesday, July 20

Gig City rounds up the top headlines from across the world of entertainment. Check back for updates twice daily!

Pal: J.Lo split long time coming – Boston Herald [New Window]
ABC NewsPal: J.Lo split long time comingBoston Herald“American Idol” diva Jennifer Lopez’ split with Hubby No. 3 Marc Anthony came as no surprise to one local Hollywood type who saw the celebrity couple’s tempestuous tete-a-tetes firsthand a few years back …JLo, Anthony’s clothing line to go aheadNDTV.comWhat’s Next for Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony? Reality TV!Vancouver SunWho Will Get Max and Emme: Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony—or the Nannies?E! Online (blog)CBC.ca -People Magazine -Toronto Sunall 2,007 news articles »
Wed, 20 Jul 2011 00:20:02

Cheap Trick replaces equipment damaged at Bluesfest – Ottawa Citizen [New Window]
Globe and MailCheap Trick replaces equipment damaged at BluesfestOttawa CitizenWork crews remove loose items left on the collapsed Bluesfest main stage, as clean-up begins, on July 19, 2011, in Ottawa, Ont. A worker hands off a keyboard was retrieved with the help of a …Collapsed Bluesfest stage dismantlement beginsCBC.caClose call for mayor during Bluesfest stormVancouver SunCheap Trick Manager: ‘I Can’t Believe We’re Alive’RollingStone.comCANOE -Globe and Mail -Toronto Sunall 1,192 news articles »
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 21:18:24

Harry Potter cast: What next? – Entertainment Weekly [New Window]
CTV.caHarry Potter cast: What next?Entertainment WeeklyNow that Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 2 has hit theaters and broken records, it’s truly time to move forward. We know what’s next for the main trio: Daniel Radcliffe continues his run in Broadway’s How to Succeed in …Harry Potter Series Has Generated More Than $1.6B in Disc Sales, Report ClaimsReutersWill ‘Harry Potter’ be nominated for best picture at Oscars? [Poll]Los Angeles TimesReview: Harry Potter 7 Part 11Daily AztecVictoria Times Colonist -Hollywood Reporter -The Star-Ledger – NJ.comall 8,084 news articles »
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 19:57:31

Piers Morgan denies lawmaker’s allegations on phone hacking [New Window]
Piers Morgan, host of CNN’s “Piers Morgan Tonight” and a former editor of two British tabloid newspapers, on Tuesday called a British lawmaker’s allegations that he participated in phone hacking “nonsense.”
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 18:50:14

Theatre Review: Titus Andronicus at Stratford – National Post (blog) [New Window]
Theatre Review: Titus Andronicus at StratfordNational Post (blog)And he’s one of the likable characters! John Vickery in the title role of Titus Andronicus There are 24 named characters in the standard texts of Titus Andronicus, and by the end of the play 14 of them are either dead or under sentence of same. …Brilliance and barbarity mingle in Stratford’s July openingsCanada.comTresnjak gets a friendly welcome in CanadaSignOnSanDiego.comall 3 news articles »
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 17:15:32

Star Wars legend gives a little of herself in one-woman show – Toronto Sun [New Window]
Globe and MailStar Wars legend gives a little of herself in one-woman showToronto SunCarrie Fisher in her one-woman show, Wishful Drinking, on at the Royal Alexandra Theatre. Carrie Fisher opens her performances of Wishful Drinking — the cleverly titled one-woman show she brought to the Royal Alexandra …Carrie Fisher’s hard-won pearls of wisdomGlobe and MailWishful Drinking Royal Alexandra Theatre, TorontoNational PostReview: Wishful DrinkingShalom LifeblogTO (blog)all 7 news articles »
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 16:13:11

Pitbull talks music, brand, and immigration [New Window]
It’s Press Day at the swanky Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood. While a growing lineup of journalists waits in the green room, Pitbull gets down to business in a hotel room next door. He rattles off one perfect soundbite after another. He laughs. He mugs for the camera.
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 16:11:30

Garry Shandling to get comedy award in Montreal – Vancouver Sun [New Window]
CBC.caGarry Shandling to get comedy award in MontrealVancouver SunGarry Shandling, perhaps better known for his HBO alter ego, Larry Sanders, will receive a lifetime achievement award at the fourth annual Just for Laughs Comedy Conference, the Montreal festival revealed Tuesday. Garry Shandling, perhaps better known …Garry Shandling to get Just for Laughs honourCBC.caGarry Shandling to be honoured at Just for LaughsCTV.caGarry Shandling to Receive Lifetime Achievement TributeBack StageNational Post (blog) -Variety -Chortleall 23 news articles »
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 15:37:57

Alberta music festivals look closely at safety – CBC.ca [New Window]
CTV.caAlberta music festivals look closely at safetyCBC.caBeginning of Story Content Thousands of people ehead to Prince’s Island Park for the Calgary Folk Festival every July.Thousands of people ehead to Prince’s Island Park for the Calgary Folk Festival every July. CBCThe collapse of an outdoor concert …Preps underway for Folk FestCTV.caCalgary Folk Fest brings the funkCalgary HeraldNewport Folk Festival sells outWestport-NewsBroadway World -660 Newsall 130 news articles »
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 13:46:13

‘Cash Cab’ kills pedestrian in Vancouver [New Window]
Tragedy befell the lighthearted game show “Cash Cab” Friday when a producer for the Canadian branch of the show struck and killed an elderly pedestrian in Vancouver.
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 10:22:20