In the third episode of The GATE’s Media Box podcast: Billy Crystal talks about the new Disney Pixar film, Monsters University; highlights from back stage at the MuchMusic Video Awards with Ed Sheeran, Avril Lavigne, and Classified; interviewing the stars of CTV’s new home-grown comedy, Satisfaction; and a Blu-ray review of Jack the Giant Slayer.
Let’s look back, little monsters, on the night that was the 2011 MuchMusic Video Awards. This is what I’d call a capsule review of my evening, and it was filled with Lady Gaga, a little Selena Gomez, and a hint of self-loathing.
Stay tuned tonight for one of the biggest parties of the year as MuchMusic hosts the annual MuchMusic Video Awards at the corner of Queen and John in downtown Toronto.
There are possibly only three good things about this video: Avril, Avril in her underwear, and oh, I don’t know, Avril’s vampire fangs (what can I say, they’re kind of cute). The point is, this is one of those weeks where I feel more inclined to spotlight a new train wreck of a video that’s worth at least watching for kicks than taking the time to hunt for something older and obviously far superior.
The corner of Queen & John got pretty steamy last night and it had very little to do with the sun, and a lot more to do with the thousands of fans who showed up to catch a glimpse of their favorite stars at the 2007 MuchMusic Video Awards. From Canada’s own Avril Lavigne and Billy Talent to International stars like Joss Stone, Hilary Duff, and Tara Reid, there was no shortage of celebrities on hand to wow the crowd, or the fans watching at home.
Avril Lavigne @ the 2007 MMVAs The MuchMusic Video Awards have come and gone, but the thousand plus photos I shot will always be around. Yep, it was a great…
People talk about the power of the press. I’m not so convinced. I can say on Sunday June 20th, I experienced first hand not so much the power of the press but the power of the press pass. There is a world of difference I have learned between a blue wristband and a gold wristband.