Mallory Carra is an award-winning journalist and screenwriter based in Los Angeles. Bustle Contributing Entertainment Editor. NYU & USC alum. Foodie @ couchpotatocook.com. NYC native.

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Nick & Vanessa Had A Sweet Post-'Bachelor' Date

Say what you want about Nick Viall and Vanessa Grimaldi, but The Bachelor lovebirds seem to be enjoying their newly public engagement. According to an According to social media, Nick and Vanessa went to a post-Bachelor date to a basketball game on Friday in Milwaukee, which is his hometown. According to E! News, Nick and Vanessa attended a Milawaukee Bucks NBA game at the BMO Harris Bradley Center, which also held a "A Night With Nick Viall" event where fans could meet the new Bachelor couple in…

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Aaron Sorkin Finally Gets Woke To Hollywood's Diversity Issue

Aaron Sorkin is one of the most famous and decorated screenwriters in Hollywood. The Oscar winner gave us The West Wing, The Social Network, and the often-quoted "You can't handle the truth" line from A Few Good Men. But at the Writers Guild Festival in Los Angeles on Saturday, Aaron Sorkin finally learned that Hollywood's diversity issue exists, according to Variety. No, really. This is not a joke. One of the greatest screenwriters alive right now seemed to have no idea that women and people of…

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The 'Pretty Little Liars' Ending Could Be Divisive

It's almost time for the final episodes of Freeform's Pretty Little Liars, which will premiere on April 18. As fans get ready to say goodbye to Rosewood, the cast and executive producer revealed at a PaleyFest panel on Saturday that the Pretty Little Liars series finale will be divisive, according to Entertainment Weekly. The cast and exec producer I. Marlene King discussed Season 7B and the finale during the Los Angeles event — and it sounds like fans will be totally mixed over the final episod…

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'Grace & Frankie' Is Changing The Conversation About Women's Desires

Grace and Frankie Season 3 premiered on Netflix on March 24 with legendary actors Jane Fonda (Grace) and Lily Tomlin (Frankie) together once again on-screen. The titular characters have been through a lot on the show — divorce, dating, making Yam lube — and Grace and Frankie Season 3 unapologetically portrays women's sexuality. The new season of the comedy series shows the two women in their 70s having active sex lives, embracing masturbation, and starting a business making sex toys aimed at old…

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Dave Chappelle's Bill Cosby Jokes Are Brutally Honest

No topic seems to be off-limits in Dave Chappelle's latest comedy specials, which premiered on Netflix on March 21. The first special, The Age of Spin, included commentary on everything from Caitlyn Jenner to Care Bears, but what really stands out are Chappelle's comments on the sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby. The comedian both defends Cosby's groundbreaking accomplishments and painfully acknowledges the allegations, showing how he struggled to reconcile Cosby's image in the past …

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Suri Curise Is Totally Mom Katie Holmes' Twin

It feels like just yesterday that Suri Cruise was the fashionable toddler on the block. Now, the daughter of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes is 10 years old. In recent photos taken by her mom on social media, Suri Cruise looks just like Katie Holmes as she hangs out with her cousins in Los Angeles, reported People. In the Instagram snap by Holmes, Suri posts with her two male cousins in front of the LA night skyline and she looks like she's having the best time. Holmes captioned the photo: "Love the…

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Could Demi Lovato Be Engaged?

In a recent Snapchat post, Demi Lovato is sporting a gorgeous ring...or is it an engagement ring? The recent snap definitely has fans wondering if the ring is something more than just a new piece of jewelry. So is Demi Lovato engaged to Guilherme Vasconcelos? The actor and singer hasn't officially confirmed any change in her relationship status as of yet. For now, her new sparkling ring seems to be just a gorgeous piece of jewelry as fans wonder if it really means something more — like wedding …

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Why Bette Davis' Other Daughter Wasn't Around

In last week's episode of Feud, Bette Davis (played by Susan Sarandon) had a confrontation with her young daughter B.D. Hyman on the dramatized set of What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? But B.D. wasn't the legendary actor's only daughter. In real life, Bette Davis' other daughter, Margot Merrill, stayed out of the spotlight. Margot Mosher Merrill was the adopted daughter of Davis and husband Gary Merrill. She was diagnosed with brain damage at age 3. Afterward, Margot received specialized at the…

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Joan Crawford & Her Daughter Had A Tense Relationship

In FX's Feud, Joan Crawford (played by Jessica Lange) was a legendary actor trying to keep her career going in Hollywood. In her personal life, the real-life Crawford allegedly had an intense family life, according to the accusations in Mommie Dearest by Crawford's daughter Christina. The 1978 memoir claimed that the elder Crawford was allegedly an abusive parent, an alcoholic, a narcissist, and a controlling, violent person. Joan died in 1977 before the book was published, but Charlotte Chandle…

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Baby Luna Is The Best At Traveling With Chrissy Teigen & John Legend

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend's daughter Luna is not even a year old yet and she's already quite accomplished. Earlier this year, Teigen awarded Luna her Oscar for Baby of the Year (adorable) and the little one even took a ride in a private jet (so cute). And now there's a new, precious addition to that list: Teigen and Legend's daughter Luna traveled to Morocco with her parents during the weekend, according to E! News and social media posts by Teigen. The young one already looks like such an a…

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