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The Stroumboulopouli

The place to get the latest news on what’s coming up on #Gtonight. Find out what Canada’s boyfriend is up to. Share stories, pictures, favourite tv and radio episodes.

CBC TV & Radio shows plus HNIC

His work with Artists for Peace and Justice

UN Ambassadorship for The World Food Programme

Friday, August 31, 2012

Sign up for the TIFF interviews!

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight is sending out emails to those who have signed up to get information about booking tickets for interviews with the fascinating and the famous people involved in the Toronto International Film Festival. September 6th - 16th. This is the only time of year GST will tape on mornings and weekends. Normal weekday afternoon tapings are also available for booking at this time. Click on the title to take you to the page that will let you book the magic.

Sunday, August 26, 2012

Strombo for the week of Aug 27-31

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week
More best of shows all week!
Sign up for ticket info on

Monday Aug 27
The Legend Tony Bennett 
Comedic actor Eugene Levy 
Pianist Lang Lang 
Musical performance by Whosarmy

Tuesday August 28
Host of HNIC Ron Maclean 
Actress Kim Cattrall 
Musician Sebastian Bach 
Musical performance by Ohbijou

Wednesday Aug 29
Actor, director Mark Ruffalo 
Actress Kathleen Turner
Legend Charlie Pride
Musical performance by Cadence Weapon

Thursday Aug 30
Country music host Tommy Hunter 
Chef Jamie Oliver 
Actor Jason Segel 
Musical performance by Blitzen Trapper

Friday Aug 31
Singer, actor Alan Doyle
Dominic Monaghan 
Actress Olympia Dukakis 
Musical performance by Wintersleep

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

George is back in town!

On Thursday Aug 23rd,

Olympian Karen Cockburn, CBC's Strombo set for Hockey Night in Stouffville

Olympian Karen Cockburn will drop the puck to open Hockey Night in Stouffville Thursday. Oak Ridges-Markham MP Paul Calandra is hosting the second annual event in support of Markham Stouffville Hospital and the Whitchurch-Stouffville Minor Hockey Association
Organizers are expecting a crowd of about 1,000.
The puck drops at 7 p.m. at the Stouffville Arena.
A Stouffville resident, Ms Cockburn is a three-time Olympic medallist. She finished fourth in the trampoline competition at the London Games this summer.
Added to the lineup of players is CBC TV’s George Stroumboulopoulos, the host of George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight.  Read more

Saturday, August 18, 2012

Strombo for the week of Aug 20-24

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week
Back to back Best Of The Week all week.
Less than a month until the start of season nine...if you want tickets to the marathon tapings of TIFF interviews sign up on under tickets to get on the email list. The pre-season taping begins Sept 6 to the 16 and may include up to 40 interviews. 

Monday Aug 20
Dragon Arlene Dickinson 
Actress Ashley Judd 
Author George R.R. Martin 
Musical performance by Plants And Animals

Tuesday Aug 21
Actor Seth Rogan 
Actor of stage and screen Hugh Jackman
Musical performance by The Sheepdogs

Wednesday Aug 22
In character The Dictator 
Medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta 
Author John Irving 
Musical performance by Danielle Duval

Thursday Aug 23
Journalist Kevin Newman 
Musical legend Rick Springfield 
Actress Cobie Smulders 
Musical performance by Measha Brueggergosman 

Friday Aug 24
Actor, filmmaker Adrian Grenier and Tiffany Sudela-Junker
Hockey star P.K. Subban 
Actor Enrico Colantoni
Musical performance by Mother Mother

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Happy birthday Strombo! Aug 13-17

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week
Every day this week is like a Friday! 
Happy birthday week George Stroumboulopoulos!

Monday Aug 13
Actress and singer Juliette Lewis
The right honourable Bob Ray
Actor, writer, filmmaker Terry Jones
Musical performance by Down With Webster

Tuesday Aug 14
Best selling author Anne Rice
Actors in love Jay Baruchel with Alison Pill
Actress Wendy Crewson
Musical performance by Young Empires

Wednesday Aug 15
Haiti Special

Thursday Aug 16 (also known as George's birthday)
Actor Ewan McGregor
Actress and activist Olivia Wilde
Actor and model Taylor Kitsch
Musical performance by Eight And A Half

Friday Aug 17
Crooner Paul Anka
Don Ferguson of the Royal Canadian Air Farce
Musical performance by Laura Marling

The Strombo Show on CBC Radio 2 Sunday nights continues to be rebroadcasts. Still worth tuning in online with CBC Music or on your local CBC Radio 2 station.

Monday, August 06, 2012

Strombo Tonight week of Aug 6-10

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week

Monday Aug 6
The Blondes
Gerry Dee
Samantha Bee
Coeur de Pirate

Tuesday Aug 7
The Legends
Eugene Levy
Martin Short
The band Fucked Up

Wednesday Aug 8
The Family
Alan Thicke
Ron James
The Sheepdogs

Thursday Aug 9
The Americans
Jason Segel
Jeff Ross
Trombone Shorty

Friday Aug 10 
The Crew
Russell Peters
Angelo Tsarouchas