It’s the end of an era as powerhouse comedic duo Aidy Bryant and Kate McKinnon depart ‘Saturday Night Live’. Bryant and McKinnon are joined by Pete Davidson and Kyle Mooney, who will also be leaving the long-running sketch comedy series. A large group goodbye segment is set for tonight’s season finale, hosted by Natasha Lyonne.
Atlanta writer/executive producer Stefani Robinson breaks down Van’s existential crisis, and Alexander Skarsgard’s 2000s R&B playlist. By Frazier Tharpe May 20, 2022 Adriyan Rae, Zazie Beetz, Shanice Castro, and Xosha Roquemore in Atlanta.Courtesy of Roger Do Minh for FX. The third season of Atlanta found Donald Glover’s Earn, his cousin Alfred (whose rap career Earn
Rihanna and A$AP Rocky became parents on May 13—and now that the news is out that their baby boy is here, sources gave Entertainment Tonight and People intel on how the couple is adjusting to life as a family of three. A source close to the couple told People that Rocky and Rihanna are at
Taylor Swift has Grammys galore and now she has a new title — “doctor.” The superstar received an honorary doctorate of fine arts from New York University on Wednesday, blowing kisses as the crowd roared when she walked toward the stage at a packed Yankee Stadium. Sporting her signature red lipstick and newly awarded honorary
The record-setting sale for the painting by Black artist Ernie Barnes, featured in the credits of Good Times, was anything but normal, as poker pro and energy trader Bill Perkins faced off in single combat against a mystery buyer—who might have been Mellody Hobson, wife of George Lucas. By Nate Freeman May 20, 2022
Netflix’s Heartstopper, which centers on young queer people navigating their lives and relationships, has been renewed for not one but two more seasons. The show proved a huge success since its April 22 launch; according to Variety, Heartstopper reached Netflix’s Top Ten list in 54 countries. The property, adapted from the bestselling graphic novels by
To hear actor Ellen Barkin tell it, Johnny Depp was a controlling, jealous and angry man even back in the 1990s, when the two dated. “Where are you going?” Barkin said Depp would ask her. “Who are you going with? What did you do last night?” Barkin added: “I had a scratch on my back
Over the years, working alongside the French beauty house Guerlain, Angelina Jolie has found herself a perpetual student of bees. Last year, in a radical gesture of being one with nature, she posed, bare-faced and stoic, for a National Geographic video as a lazy cloud of bees tiptoed across her body. But a simpler visual
Twenty-five years after his groundbreaking role in Wong Kar-wai’s queer classic Happy Together, the Hong Kong actor and flamboyant, ahead-of-his-time pop star continues to inspire a new generation of artists. By Raymond Ang May 19, 2022 Leslie Cheung during his Shanghai concert in 2000.Zhang chunhai Hong Kong was just about to be handed back to
Marnie Schulenburg, a soap-opera actor who starred on As the World Turns and One Life to Live, has died after two years of living with metastatic breast cancer. She was 37. Schulenburg was known for her roles as Jo Sullivan on the One Life to Live reboot and Alison Steward on As the World Turns.
Rihanna and A$AP Rocky may very well have Love on The Brain as they welcome the birth of their first child. People magazine confirmed singer and beauty mogul Rihanna, 34, gave birth on Thursday to a baby boy, fathered by boyfriend and popular rapper A$AP Rocky, 33. According to People, Rihanna is doing well and
While it may seem like world-famous supermodel Gisele Bündchen and seven-time Super Bowl winner Tom Brady lead an extremely charmed life, she insists that their relationship is a far cry from the “fairy tale” the public assumes it to be. In a cover story for British Vogue‘s June 2022 issue, Bündchen explained that it takes
“I still go to Craig’s group classes when I’m not working. I joke and call it my church but, jokes aside, I have often considered religion and art to have parallels. Like church, Craig’s classes are a community of practitioners who hold a reverence for the mysteries and wonder of the human experience. Who search
Scott Disick wasn’t aware that his ex-girlfriend Kourtney Kardashian was getting legally married to Travis Barker this past weekend—and the way he learned they tied the knot was hurtful to him, a source told Entertainment Tonight. “Scott is very upset and didn’t know about the Santa Barbara wedding ahead of time,” the source said. “To
Amber Heard’s sister testified Wednesday that she found herself in the middle of fights — literally and figuratively — between her sister and Johnny Depp during their troubled relationship. Whitney Heard Henriquez is the first witness to testify at the five-week civil trial to say she personally witnessed Depp hitting Heard. Depp has testified he never struck Heard.
For me, the saddest location-casuality of the COVID-19 pandemic was One Piece Tower: an indoor theme park dedicated to the series nestled within the lower floors of Tokyo Tower. Nothing except another One Piece theme park could replace this hole in my heart. (Yes, there’s a One Piece seasonal roller coaster at Universal Studios Japan,
Rock hosting the first Oscar ceremony post-slap would obviously be a huge moment, and ABC executives are open to the idea. By Grant Rindner May 17, 2022 Chris Rock is seen backstage during the 94th Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on March 27, 2022 in Hollywood, California.Courtesy of Al Seib/A.M.P.A.S. via Getty Images Every
Ukrainian band Kalush Orchestra won the Eurovision Song Contest, a clear show of popular support for the group’s war-ravaged nation that went beyond music. The band and its song “Stefania” beat 24 other performers early Sunday in the grand final of the competition. The public vote from home, via text message or the Eurovision app,
The pop icon advised the graduates to embrace earnestness and the inevitable missteps: “My experience has been that my mistakes led to the best things in my life … getting cancelled on the internet and nearly losing my career gave me an excellent knowledge of all the types of wine.” By Delia Cai May 18,
After revealing her pregnancy last month, superstar Britney Spears told her social media followers she had a miscarriage and lost her “miracle baby.” Spears, 40, and her fiancé Sam Asghari, 27, shared the news in an Instagram post on Saturday. Story continues below advertisement “It is with our deepest sadness we have to announce that
It may technically still be spring, but summer fashion season has begun. Case in point: Selena Gomez leaned into sunny pastels at ABC’s Upfronts in New York City today, pairing a yellow short-sleeved blazer with a matching mini skirt. She wore her hair up and had peachy makeup on for the event. Gomez was promoting
A painting by Nova Scotian folk artist Maud Lewis smashed a record selling price at an auction on Saturday. Listed by Miller and Miller Auctions, the Black Truck was estimated to be worth around $30,000 to 35,000 in value, but sold for a whopping $350,000. The auction house described the artwork as “a springtime painting
*** Spoilers for the events of House of the Dragon ahead. These have all been mentioned before, both in the A Song of Ice and Fire books and in Game of Thrones, as well as in the companion anthology The World of Ice and Fire, but proceed at your own discretion.*** Raise your hand if
Netflix on Tuesday said it has laid off about 150 people, mostly in the United States, as the streaming service company faces slowing growth. The layoffs represent approximately two per cent of the company’s workforce in the United States and Canada. “These changes are primarily driven by business needs rather than individual performance, which makes
When Kim Kardashian decided to wear Marilyn Monroe’s iconic naked dress to the Met Gala earlier this month, she faced a whole lot of criticism over her choice to take such a historically significant garment out for a night. But perhaps none was as sharply worded as that from Bob Mackie, one of the original
We asked a semi-random assortment of smart and funny people who were alive in 2009—from Broti Gupta to Brandon Wardell to Marianne Williamson—if they could recall the plot of the highest-grossing movie ever. By Gabriella Paiella May 17, 2022 ??????Photograph: Everett Collection It’s December 2009. The world is in the midst of a pandemic (swine
Amber Heard took the stand once again Tuesday to continue facing the intense cross-examination about her relationship with her former husband, actor Johnny Depp. Heard faced the first hours of her cross-examination Monday, as Depp’s lawyers tried to poke holes in her earlier claims about alleged physical and sexual abuse at the hands of Depp.
Nothing was complicated when it came to showing appreciation for Avril Lavigne at this year’s Juno Awards. After Canada’s biggest night in music pivoted to a virtual ceremony for the past two years, the celebration welcomed back its live audience with open arms and plenty of love for Canada’s pop princess from Napanee, Ont. Lavigne
The first song on Nick Phoenix’s second album Wide World, “Wide World”, is an excellent introduction for listeners encountering the Los Angeles-based \singer/songwriter for the first time. It has some differences with many of the album’s remaining tracks this review will address later, but the title song boasts many of the qualities that have served
Kent NishimuraGetty Images An 18-year-old gunman opened fire at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, on Saturday, killing 10 people and injuring three more people, most of them Black, in what President Biden is calling an act of “hate-filled domestic terrorism.” The mass shooting is one of the deadliest racially-motivated massacres in recent American history,