TIFF ’11 Gallery: Opening night gala party

Erin Karpluk

Liberty Grand
Liberty Grand

The Liberty Grand played host once again to the opening night gala party for the 36th annual Toronto International Film Festival, bringing a number of stars from television and film to mingle at the gigantic venue.

Some of the celebrities walking the red carpet were: Kardinal Offishall, Chantal Kreviazuk, Allan Hawco, Matt Dusk, Hugh Dillon, Erin Karpluk, and the four TIFF Rising Stars, Sarah Allen, Katie Boland, Sarah Gadon and Keon Mohajeri.


W. Andrew Powell lives, sleeps, eats, and breaths movies and entertainment. Since launching The GATE in 1999 Andrew has enjoyed being a pest to any publicist who would return his calls. In his "spare time," Andrew is also an avid photographer, and writes about leisure travel and hotels around the world.