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Today on Q, with guest host Ali Hassan: Welsh singer Tom Jones looks back on his music and relationship with fame, the loss of his wife of 59 years, and why covering other artists' songs is like acting in a Shakespeare play. Ahead of the 93rd Academy Awards on Sunday, our screen panellists John Semley and Teri Hart hand out prizes to films in categories that don't exist. Canadian actor Hamza Haq discusses his starring role on the CTV medical drama Transplant, and shares how it feels to finally play a fully-formed character after years of getting one-note bit parts. Olympic ice dancing champions Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir talk about their book, Tessa and Scott: Our Journey from Childhood Dream to Gold, and break down their most iconic performances.