May 16, 2014 5:02 am
Updated: May 28, 2015 10:51 am

Friday, May 16, 2014 on The Morning Show

Godzilla director Gareth Edwards at the Toronto premiere on May 15, 2014.

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DAN KANTER – Musician Dan Kanter joins the conversation on the national edition of The Morning Show. He is best known as Justin Bieber’s lead guitarist and musical director. He has signed on as a judge for the 7th season of YTV’s The Next Star. Toronto auditions will take place this weekend at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

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NIKKI YANOFSKY – Canadian jazz singer Nikki Yanofsky discusses her latest album titled Little Secret and working with recording music legend Quincy Jones. She is best known as the vocalist of the Canadian theme song for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, “I Believe”.

GARETH EDWARDS – British film director Gareth Edwards talks about the launch of his first major Hollywood feature Godzilla. Edwards says his three influences for film-making are George Lucas, Steven Spielberg and Quentin Tarantino.

ONTARIO ELECTION WEEKLY WRAP – How did Kathleen Wynne, Tim Hudak and Andrea Horwath do this week on the Ontario election campaign trail? Queen’s Park reporter Alan Carter breaks down this week’s highs and lows and who came out on top. TORONTO SHOW ONLY

BUY IT FIX IT SELL IT – A trio of top professional ‘fixers’ battle for the best junk at auction, then transform it and try to sell it for big profits. That’s the premise behind the HGTV television series Buy It! Fix it! Sell It! Designer Tiffany Pratt will explain why even a yard sale can yield treasures. TORONTO SHOW ONLY

YARD SALE FOR THE CURE – Kelly Mack, operations manager for 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, discusses the annual Yard Sale for the Cure. It is a six hour fundraising blitz for the Canadian Cancer Foundation. Last year, the event raised over $35,000. TORONTO SHOW ONLY

VIRAL VIDEO – Extreme sports are all so common these days. But how about extreme pogosticking?

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