Global Information Lookup Global Information

Jian Ghomeshi information


Jian Ghomeshi
Jian Ghomeshi in Vancouver 2009.jpg
Ghomeshi hosting his radio show Q in 2009
Born (1967-06-09) June 9, 1967 (age 55)
London, England, UK
NationalityCanadian
Other namesJean Ghomeshi[1]
EducationBA in Political Science
Double Minor in History & Women's Studies
Alma materYork University
OccupationBroadcaster
Writer
Musician
Producer
Years active1989–present
RelativesJila Ghomeshi
Websiteroqemedia.com

Jian Ghomeshi (born June 9, 1967) is a British-born Persian-Canadian broadcaster, writer, musician, producer and former CBC personality. From 1990 to 2000, he was a vocalist and drummer in the Thornhill-based folk-pop band Moxy Früvous. In the 2000s, he became a television and radio broadcaster. He hosted, among others, the CBC Newsworld program Play (2002–2005), the CBC Radio One program The National Playlist (2005–2006), and the CBC Radio One program Q, which he co-created and hosted from 2007 to 2014, until he was fired by the CBC. Q, which featured interviews with prominent cultural and entertainment figures, became the highest rated show in its timeslot in CBC history.

In 2014 and 2015, Ghomeshi was the subject of allegations of sexual assault and sexual harassment; he was eventually arrested. In late 2015, Ghomeshi pleaded not guilty to the charges and his trial began in early 2016. That March he was acquitted of five of the charges, and in May the Crown withdrew the last remaining charge after Ghomeshi signed a peace bond and apologized to his accuser. In April 2017, Ghomeshi launched a new online venture, The Ideation Project. In 2018, Ghomeshi's essay "Reflections from a Hashtag" was published in The New York Review of Books, which led to widespread criticism of the magazine.

  1. ^ Cite error: The named reference macleans1 was invoked but never defined (see the help page).

and 21 Related for: Jian Ghomeshi information

Request time (Page generated in 0.7339 seconds.)

Jian Ghomeshi

Last Update:

Jian Ghomeshi (born June 9, 1967) is a British-born Persian-Canadian broadcaster, writer, musician, producer and former CBC personality. From 1990 to...

Word Count : 4922

Trial of Jian Ghomeshi

Last Update:

In late 2014, Canadian radio host Jian Ghomeshi was arrested and charged with four counts of sexual assault, and one count of overcoming resistance by...

Word Count : 4266

Lucy DeCoutere

Last Update:

Opens Up To CBC's 'The Current' About Jian Ghomeshi". The Huffington Post. Retrieved 1 November 2014. "Jian Ghomeshi trial: Lucy DeCoutere alleges he took...

Word Count : 578

Elizabeth May

Last Update:

later said. In October 2014, May sent out a series of tweets defending Jian Ghomeshi, who faced allegations from three women that the radio host was physically...

Word Count : 7354

Kathryn Borel

Last Update:

touching," she said. "Jian Ghomeshi is guilty of having done the things that I've outlined today ... And that is what Jian Ghomeshi just apologized for:...

Word Count : 1165

Jila Ghomeshi

Last Update:

determiners. Ghomeshi is the sister of Jian Ghomeshi, former CBC broadcaster. Canadian Linguistic Association National Achievement Award, 2014 Ghomeshi, J.and...

Word Count : 473

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Last Update:

the CBC knew about Jian Ghomeshi's abusive behaviour at work, but did nothing to stop it. Fraser, Laura (May 11, 2016). "Jian Ghomeshi trial: Former CBC...

Word Count : 13133

Marie Henein

Last Update:

media': Who is Jian Ghomeshi's lawyer Marie Henein?", National Post. McDonald, Marci (20 October 2015), "Meet Marie Henein, Jian Ghomeshi's lawyer", Toronto...

Word Count : 1048

Run Towards the Danger

Last Update:

book also revealed for the first time that Polley had been a victim of Jian Ghomeshi who sexually and physically assaulted her when she was 16 and he was...

Word Count : 267

Maury Chaykin

Last Update:

quite get it right with his family," Chaykin told Q radio interviewer Jian Ghomeshi in April 2010. "He's full of love but he can't express it. But what...

Word Count : 1470

Joni Mitchell

Last Update:

lyrics on Dylan's 2006 album Modern Times. In a 2013 interview with Jian Ghomeshi, she was asked about the comments and responded by denying that she...

Word Count : 13854

Sarah Polley

Last Update:

together. In 2022, Polley said that she had been sexually assaulted by Jian Ghomeshi while on a date together when she was 16 and he was 28. She was dissuaded...

Word Count : 3881

Jake Gyllenhaal

Last Update:

light in the darkness of Nightcrawler". Q (Interview). Interviewed by Jian Ghomeshi. Toronto. Archived from the original on December 28, 2014. Retrieved...

Word Count : 8544

The Queen of Versailles

Last Update:

2013) Interview on WNYC Leonard Lopate show July 16, 2012 with director Interview of Lauren Greenfield by Jian Ghomeshi for CBC Radio, Aug. 13, 2012...

Word Count : 1561

Mark Twitchell

Last Update:

Michael C. Hall, the actor who played Dexter Morgan, was interviewed by Jian Ghomeshi on the Canadian radio show Q. Hall stated that he did not think Dexter...

Word Count : 2519

Southland Tales

Last Update:

One program Q in the background of an opening monologue given by host Jian Ghomeshi. Southland Tales was initially planned to be a nine-part "interactive...

Word Count : 3933

Missing stair

Last Update:

Yes Means Yes compared disgraced former broadcaster and pop musician Jian Ghomeshi to a missing stair, and urged the BDSM community to distance themselves...

Word Count : 1331

Feminism

Last Update:

the Bill Cosby allegations, 2014 Isla Vista killings, 2016 trial of Jian Ghomeshi, 2017 Harvey Weinstein allegations and subsequent Weinstein effect,...

Word Count : 19740

Billy Bob Thornton

Last Update:

host Jian Ghomeshi. Thornton eventually explained he had "instructed" the show's producers to not ask questions about his movie career. Ghomeshi had mentioned...

Word Count : 3335

Oscar the Grouch

Last Update:

October 11, 2009, Oscar appeared on the CBC Radio One show Q, hosted by Jian Ghomeshi. Beyond talking about his time on Sesame Street, his love for trash...

Word Count : 2524

Alan Alda

Last Update:

Times Reporter. Alan Alda, interviewed by Jian Ghomeshi, CBC Radio, March 28, 2013. In response to Ghomeshi's comment that Alda had grown up in the Bronx...

Word Count : 5251

PDF Search Engine © AllGlobal.net