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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'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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Ed Sheeran Will Guest Star On 'Game Of Thrones' S7

There's going to be a new, but familiar famous face in Westeros soon — and here's hoping that he brings his trademark guitar. Ed Sheeran will guest star on Game of Thrones Season 7, which was announced by showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss at the South by Southwest Film Festival on Sunday as reported by Entertainment Weekly. There's no official word on who the "Shape of You" singer will play, how long fans could expect to see him on screen, if he'll sing, or if he'll be recognizable, but it…

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These 13 Shows Will Be Your New Netflix Obsessions

In 2017, TV fans are super lucky, because there are more original shows available to watch than ever, thanks to screening services like Netflix and Hulu. It's easier than ever to find a show that suits you and marathon the new Netflix series the internet will be obsessed with this year. Last year, viewers marathoned — and loved — Stranger Things, the Gilmore Girls revival, and Fuller House. But what will be the hottest shows to stream in 2017? I'm so glad you asked. The new seasons of ol' Netfli…

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Why Emma Watson Didn't Do 'La La Land'

As the movie La La Land won hearts and hardware during Award Season, a fun fact had surfaced: Emma Watson and Miles Teller were originally going to star in director Damien Chezelle's Oscar-winning musical. The final film would star Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. During an Entertainment Weekly Sirius XM town hall interview, Emma Watson said she chose Beauty & The Beast over La La Land due to her commitment to playing Belle, which shows just how all-in the actor is about playing the feminist Disney …

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