Entertainment, Media & Sports

Covering all issues relating to the arts, music, sports, film and TV in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

B.C. Court of Appeal sides with park board in spat with Vancouver Aquarium

Dispute centres around whether the aquarium has the right to keep cetaceans in captivity

B.C. business leaders put spotlight on movie finance

Execs at Seaspan, Victory Square Technologies among those making film forays producing

What are we reading? February 14, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web. Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: An exceptionally illustrated and exhaustive look at a...

Titans push the start button on Vancouver e-sports market

Parties, merchandise sales, cross-marketing underway ahead of Saturday's season opener

What are we reading? February 7, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: We have heard it before: Failure teaches us more than...

Global demand for content weighs on B.C. producers

Thunderbird Entertainment expands workforce to nearly 1,000, plans to hire 200 more

Government seeks corporate sponsor to put brand on BC Place Stadium

Initiative comes seven years after the B.C. government rejected Telus’s $40-million proposal

Paragon Gaming sells stake in Parq Vancouver casino

Paragon Gaming announced February 1 that it has sold its stake in downtown Vancouver’s casino, hotel and dining resort Parq Vancouver, for an undisclosed amount to PBC Group. The announcement comes...

What are we reading? January 31, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: Fareed Zakaria takes us on a trip into the modern...

What are we reading? January 24, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web. Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: Harvard historian Jill Lepore elegantly writes on the...