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MPs hit the red carpet at Canadian Screen Awards in Toronto

By Shruti Shekar      

Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett and her film-producer husband were among the VIPs who saw the movie Maudie win big, taking home seven awards.

Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett, left, was spotted with NDP culture and heritage critic Pierre Nantel, and Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly at the Canadian Screen Awards hosted in Toronto on March 11. The Hill Times photograph by Shruti Shekar
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TORONTO—Eight Members of Parliament and ministers donned their best tuxedo or gown on March 11 to walk the red carpet at the Canadian Screen Awards. Toronto-area MPs were out in full force at the star-studded gala held this year at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts in downtown Toronto on Sunday. It was perfect timing, given that MPs were already in their ridings at the midpoint between two break weeks. The night started off with a red-carpet

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