Q with Jian Ghomeshi
Why the ear-splitting sound of extreme metal is set to rock Concordia University. Canadian theater, film and TV actor Colm Feore on looking into the abyss to play King Lear in Stratford. The National returns to Q for a special Thursday Live session.
Journalist and attorney Jordan Fletcher on the researchers risking death to document the crisis in Syria. Actress Molly Ringwald on returning to her first love to launch a career singing jazz. Alan Thicke exposes all in his new TV show, Unusually Thicke.
Journalists Brendan Kelly and Marc Cassivi on what the Quebec elections reveals about the province's culture. Bob Saget on his memoir Dirty Daddy, and where tragedy meets comedy. 20 years after the Rwandan genocide, we explore portraits of reconciliation.
Journalist Paul Solotaroff on the uncertain fate of Iraqi and Afghan translators. Filmmaker Katerina Cizek on the latest chapter of Highrise, the NFB's award-winning multimedia series. Uber co-star Judy Greer on her hilarious collection of confessions.
Master songwriter Neil Finn performs! Food writer Mark Bittman makes the case for enjoying much-maligned butter. Lexicographer Jesse Sheidlower says the media should be explicit with expletives. Amateur record reviewer Sarah O'Holla spins the tables.
From the Best of Q: Should cellphones be allowed on planes? Mariel Hemingway opens up on her struggle with depression and her family's dark secrets. British singer-songwriter Alison Moyet on The Minutes and appreciating every moment.