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Actress Serinda Swan walks us through her approach to playing Dr. Jenny Cooper on the CBC crime drama Coroner, explaining what she did to accurately represent panic attacks on screen. In light of a recent wave of anti-Asian violence, Gran Torino star Bee Vang comes forward more than a decade after the film's release to talk about the damage caused by its racist dialogue. Thunder Bay, Ont., native Paul Shaffer of Late Show with David Letterman fame discusses his role co-writing the iconic 1983 disco hit It's Raining Men by The Weather Girls. Singer-songwriter Julien Baker opens up about her vulnerable new album Little Oblivions, her struggle with substance abuse and why sharing her sobriety comes with pressure.