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How They Met: The origins of the great Ehm-pire

What happens when a yummy mummy joins forces with the league of rock.
January 20, 2014

How They Met: Gill Deacon and Grant Gordon

CBC Radio One’s Gill Deacon and her husband, Liberal politician Grant Gordon, actually met when they were kids, though little did they know — well, you get the rest. With strong, passionate ambitions of protecting the environment, raising their three kids and performing music together, their marriage has evolved into a truly unshakeable bond.
October 18, 2013

How They Met: Bob Rae and Arlene Perly Rae

In this month’s How They Met, Arlene Perly Rae recounts how she met her husband, now-famed Liberal politician Bob Rae (whom, mind you, she wound up marrying twice on the same day). More on that later. Arlene and Bob have been through a lot, but today their marriage is as strong as ever, and after a long history with the Liberal party, Arlene reflects on past memories, and tells us what the future holds for them both.
September 18, 2013

How They Met: Steve Hunter and Darragh Parsons, veterans of the Cats stage production

Cats  production stage manager, Darragh Parsons, and associate conductor, Steve Hunter, met 28 years ago on the Toronto set of Cats at the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre. It didn’t take long for sparks to fly after their first meeting, and now, after more than a quarter of a century, Steve and Darragh are still going strong. Here, the couple takes us behind the scenes (so to speak) and tells us how they met.
August 06, 2013

How They Met: Second City actors Sandy Jobin-Bevans and Kylee Evans

When Sandy Jobin-Bevans met Kylee Evans on Toronto’s Second City stage, it was the beginning of a new chapter in their lives. The duo stars in YTV’s Life With Boys, and both have made appearances on TV and onstage. As of today, Jobin-Bevans stars in Second City’s July debut of Slap Shot Live, a theatrical adaption of the sports movie classic. Here, the local funny man shares how he and his wife met.
July 02, 2013

How They Met: Lily Frost and José Miguel Contreras

Toronto-based musicians Lily Frost and José Miguel Contreras found each other through their love for music. The two balance writing, recording, performing and touring as separate artists on top of their love life, and, despite their hectic schedules, the indie singer and By Divine Right front man have managed to develop a lasting relationship as well as a beautiful family.
June 18, 2013

How They Met: award-winning playwright Ins Choi and his wife, Mari

As an actor and playwright, Ins Choi has performed in front of hundreds of people. He certainly isn’t camera shy or afraid of putting himself out there. But stage fright wouldn’t elude him the first time he met his then future wife, Mari. It took two chance meetings before he worked up the courage to talk to her.
May 23, 2013

How They Met: Hal Johnson and Joanne McLeod

During Body Break’s heyday, hosts Hal Johnson and Joanne McLeod kept their relationship status elusive. Canadians wondered if the fitness icons were a couple or just gym buddies. After having kept it a secret for years, Hal Johnson opens up about how they met.
April 20, 2013

Radio sweethearts share a love of tunes and travel

Beloved music critic Alan Cross met news anchor Mary Ellen Beninger in the radio booth
January 23, 2013

Sock it to me, baby! A romance full of passion and puppetry

Ed the Sock and his sidekick Red are back, stronger than ever and working on a new show
December 19, 2012

A newsroom romance worthy of the front page

Former Toronto news anchor delivers top story of true love
November 14, 2012

If music be the food of love…

Recently wed Rufus Wainwright and Jorn Weisbrodt fell in love over eggs and opera
October 03, 2012

Lights, camera, action! — true love blossoms on set

Breakfast Television host finds love behind the camera
August 29, 2012

The Flyin’ Hawaiian lands a love that lasts

Argonaut Chad Owens has been with Rena since grade school
July 25, 2012

True love waits for a very special first date

Local couple met twice before sparks flew at a romantic dinner
June 27, 2012

Love takes centre stage

Soulpepper co-founders go from playing star-crossed lovers to living real romance
November 09, 2011

Love is on the air

How newscasters Paul Cook and Stephanie Smyth created their own Brady Bunch
September 29, 2011

Lee, table for two?

How Susur Lee and Brenda Bent met and (finally) tied the knot
February 24, 2011

Rinkside romance

How Elvis Stojko fell head-over-toe-picks for skater Gladys Orozco
January 26, 2011

Junos and jazz hands

How local jazz chanteuse Sophie Milman met the man of her dreams
January 04, 2011