Vivian Rashotte

Vivian Rashotte is a digital producer, writer and photographer for Q with Tom Power. She's also a visual artist. You can reach her at vivian.rashotte@cbc.ca.

Latest from Vivian Rashotte

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Nemahsis says her label dropped her for her pro-Palestinian stance

In a Q interview, Nemah Hasan, a.k.a. Nemahsis, recalls how her label dropped her as an artist in the days following Oct. 7 for speaking up against Israel’s occupation of Palestinian territories.
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Why Tom Green says he's 'glad' he got testicular cancer at 28

The Canadian comedian was recently honoured with the prestigious Sir Peter Ustinov Comedy Award from the Banff World Media Festival. He joins Q’s Tom Power for a career-spanning interview.
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Karan Aujla on overcoming tragedy to become a history-making global superstar

Ten years after immigrating to Canada from India, Aujla made history as the first Punjabi artist to ever win a Juno Award. But he was a global superstar well before then. He joins Q’s Tom Power to share his incredible story.
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Singer Gracie Abrams on overcoming her 'hard-core' stage fright

The Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter sits down with Q’s Tom Power to talk about her newly-released sophomore album, The Secret of Us.
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For Dr. Shirley Cheechoo, overcoming the residential school legacy is the job of warriors

Ahead of the Weengushk International Film Festival, the Canadian Cree actor and filmmaker joins Q’s Tom Power to talk about giving back to her community and finding healing through art.
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Lily Gladstone on why Killers of the Flower Moon and Fancy Dance should be seen together

In a Q interview, the actor explains how Killers of the Flower Moon opened the door for her film Fancy Dance in a major way.
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'I had almost given up on acting': Reservation Dogs star Devery Jacobs on her path to success

The Canadian actor, director and producer was recently honoured with the Radius Award from the Canadian Screen Awards. She joins Q’s Tom Power to reflect on her journey to this moment.
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Dan Brown on his journey from failed musician to bestselling author of The Da Vinci Code

Before he became known as a writer, Brown dreamed of being a singer-songwriter. Now, music is back in his life as he prepares to perform with a youth orchestra in New Brunswick later this month.
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Legendary stylist Patricia Field explains her problem with everyone wearing jeans and a T-shirt

The visionary costume designer and stylist is the subject of a new documentary, Happy Clothes: A Film About Patricia Field. In an interview with Q’s Tom Power, she shares her honest opinion on fashion these days.
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From horniness to amniocentesis, Ilana Glazer shares her most surprising observations about motherhood

The actor and comedian sits down with Q’s Tom Power to talk about her latest comedy film, Babes, which tackles the messy reality of parenthood.