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Author E.L. James — who's best known for her wildly popular Fifty Shades novels — discusses her latest release, Freed, which she says may be the final work in the series. For the 30-year anniversary of the Juno rap category, former Rascalz manager and music executive Sol Guy reflects on his legacy, and shares his thoughts on where Canadian hip hop is at in 2021. Film critic Eddie Harrison explains why he knocked down Paddington 2's perfect score on Rotten Tomatoes with a negative review. Comedian Loyiso Gola discusses his new Netflix special, Unlearning, which sees him trying to look at the world differently to avoid getting stuck in the same old mindsets. Writer and photographer Caleb Azumah Nelson reads an excerpt from his acclaimed debut novel, Open Water (find our full interview with Azumah Nelson on Friday, May 21's episode).