It took only a single take for the Calgary-born artist to explode onto the music scene. The video for Hideaway went viral—now with 10.4 million views on YouTube and counting—as an overalls-clad Kiesza danced her way through more than four minutes of choreography without a cut in filming.By ARRON HUTCHINS5 min
The Daily Show alumnus breathed life into a threadbare late-night comedy formula, proving an un-posh Englishman can draw laughs and viewers. His HBO show, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, features rants that run as long as 16 minutes—16 times the presumed attention span of the average American viewer.By CHARLIE GILLIS5 min
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