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Commotion with Elamin Abdelmahmoud
Commotion with Elamin Abdelmahmoud

Big laughs. Smart takes. Every day. Commotion is where you go for thoughtful and vibrant conversations about all things pop culture. Host... more

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Celebrating Céline Dion ahead of her upcoming documentary

With next week’s release of ‘I Am: Celine Dion,' guest host Amil Niazi is joined by Thomas Leblanc, Véronique LeVasseur... more

18 Jun 2024 · 26 minutes
Getting ready for summer theatre season, and Wu-Tang Clan's rare album finally sees the light

Theatre critic Aisling Murphy talks about the success of the Stratford Festival, its latest summer season and highlights upcoming shows... more

17 Jun 2024 · 25 minutes
Does Inside Out 2 make puberty fun? And the new action/comedy Hit Man

Film critic Rachel Ho, entertainment reporter Teri Hart, and media personality Matt Hart join the Commotion Group Chat to discuss... more

14 Jun 2024 · 25 minutes
Presumed Innocent and why everything seems to be getting a reboot

Film and TV critic Leila Latif joins guest host Amil Niazi to talk about the remake of “Presumed Innocent,” a... more

13 Jun 2024 · 22 minutes
Does the true crime genre do justice to the story of Reena Virk's murder?

Guest host Amil Niazi is joined by film/tv critic Rad Simonpillai, culture critic Aparita Bhandari and writer/journalist Angela Sterritt to... more

12 Jun 2024 · 31 minutes
How a lawsuit could change the future of reggaeton, and the new doc How Music Got Free

Commotion regulars Niko Stratis and Rollie Pemberton join guest host Amil Niazi to talk about the new documentary, “How Music... more

11 Jun 2024 · 25 minutes
Why are women still underplayed on Canadian radio? And Netflix's Dancing For the Devil

Sarah Berman and Ashley Ray join Commotion guest host Amil Niazi to talk about the new Netflix series "Dancing for... more

10 Jun 2024 · 25 minutes
New Alec Baldwin reality show and "Wah Gwan Drake?"

Elamin is joined by Ben Ozakawa, Kevin Bourne and Teri Hart with their takes on a new Alec Baldwin reality... more

07 Jun 2024 · 27 minutes
The fight to make orchestras and music schools safer for women

Elamin is joined by Globe and Mail reporter Josh O’Kane to talk about the Calgary Philharmonic’s decision to remove two... more

06 Jun 2024 · 24 minutes
What does the popularity of Tires on Netflix tell us about comedy?

What do we do with 'Tires'? The controversial comedian Shane Gillis leans in to his persona in his new hit... more

05 Jun 2024 · 25 minutes
Commotion with Elamin Abdelmahmoud
Celebrating Céline Dion ahead of her upcoming documentary
Commotion with Elamin Abdelmahmoud
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