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The Damaging Side Effect Of Our True Crime Obsession

By Jordan Lauf

Tom Hanks’ Tweet About Penny Marshall Is Such A Moving Tribute

There may be no crying in baseball, but there sure is crying at heartfelt social media posts. Tom Hanks's tweet about Penny Marshall in the wake of her devastating passing is a tremendously sweet note, a heartbreaking message for someone who played…
By Kristie Rohwedder

See If You Caught Every Reference To The Original In ‘Mary Poppins Returns’

One of the most anticipated films of the holiday season is Mary Poppins Returns, a sequel to the original 1964 musical film starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke. In this outing, out Dec. 19, Emily Blunt brilliantly takes on the role of Mary,…
By Casey Cipriani

How Penny Marshall Broke Ground For Women In Comedy As An Actor In 'Laverne & Shirley'

On Tuesday, Dec. 18, The Daily News reported that Penny Marshall died at the age of 75. Throughout the timeline of her esteemed career, which includes becoming the first woman to direct a film grossing more than $100 million, Marshall crushed…
By Nina Bradley

Here’s Where You Can Watch Penny Marshall’s Movies, From 'Big' To 'A League Of Their Own'

Penny Marshall, history-making film director and beloved sitcom star, died on Monday, Dec. 17. There are a number of places where you can watch Penny Marshall’s movies, and if there was ever a time to do just that, it's now. (OK, it's always a good…
By Kristie Rohwedder

Why ‘Aquaman’ Star Amber Heard Hates It When You Pit Mera Against Wonder Woman

The DC Extended Universe needs more women representing onscreen, and they're working on it. Aquaman proves that, as Mera (Amber Heard) is not only the second lead, but a complicated hero well up to the challenge of saving the world. The actor is all…
By Leah Thomas

How The 'Runaways' Cast Feels About Being In The Avengers Universe

The heroes of Marvel's Runaways have plenty of threats of their own to deal with in Season 2 of the Hulu series, but it's pretty fun to consider what other hijinks could ensue given the fact that they technically exist in the same cinematic universe…
By Leah Thomas

Saoirse Ronan Breaks Down Her Thrillingly Progressive ‘Mary Queen Of Scots’ Sex Scene

As more and more women hop behind the camera, we can almost certainly look forward to seeing more and more depictions of women enjoying sex — scenes that understand that sex is something complex, sensual, and not something that happens the instant a…
By Kelsea Stahler

The One Thing You NEVER Noticed In 'The Muppet Christmas Carol'

Modern holiday films like Love, Actually and The Holiday may get all the attention these days, but when it comes to capturing the magic of Christmas no movie does it better than The Muppet Christmas Carol, starring Michael Caine as the miserable old…
By Kelly Schremph

Meghan Markle's Instagram Was Temporarily Reactivated & You Bet Twitter Had Thoughts

If you logged onto Instagram on Tuesday morning, you may have been in for quite the surprise upon seeing Meghan Markle's Instagram reactivated. Before you get too excited, it was only temporarily. That's right, Markle's Instagram was once again…
By Allyson Koerner

Not Only Is Kylie Jenner One Of The Wealthiest Celebs, But She's The Youngest On The List

Kylie Jenner is not your average 21-year-old woman — not by a long shot. In fact, Jenner made Forbes' 2018 list of the wealthiest American celebrities, as revealed on Tuesday, Dec. 18. She didn't top the list (yet), but the Kylie Cosmetics founder…
By Marenah Dobin

Angela Bassett’s Goal With Her Unexpected New Role Was To “Have As Much Fun” As Possible

In her three-decade-spanning career, Angela Bassett has tackled every kind of role you can imagine, including inspiring rom com heroine Stella in How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Wakanda matriarch Ramonda in Black Panther, and, of course, her many…
By Tatiana Tenreyro

Julie Andrews Didn’t Want To Be In ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ For The Most Respectful Reason

The new Mary Poppins sequel, Mary Poppins Returns, has some die-hard fans of the first movie feeling a little bit conflicted. The new film, which comes to theaters on Dec. 19, will answer the question of whether there can be another Mary Poppins to…
By Angelica Florio

These Celebrity Tweets About Penny Marshall Highlight Her Major Legacy As A Female Director

On Tuesday, Dec. 18, The Daily News reported Penny Marshall died at the age of 75. As you can imagine, there are many celebrity tweets about Penny Marshall's death honoring the legendary actor and director who paved the way for so many women.…
By Allyson Koerner

Penny Marshall, Director Of 'A League Of Their Own,' Has Died

It won't be easy saying goodbye to Laverne. The director and actor best known for Laverne & Shirley, Penny Marshall died on Monday night (Dec. 17). Marshall, who helmed A League of Their Own and Big, was 75 years old. In a statement to The Daily…
By Shannon Carlin

This ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ Callback Will Make You Want To Call Your Parents

One of the overarching themes of Mary Poppins Returns is that grown ups always forget. The magic and imagination of childhood seem to shrink as we age, and our ability to daydream, play, and have fun can wither away as we get bogged down with the…
By Casey Cipriani

Adrienne Bailon Reflected On Her Relationship With Rob Kardashian & Why It’s Such Old News

If you're a longtime fan of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, you'll likely remember back when Rob Kardashian dated Adrienne Bailon more than a decade ago. In a recent interview with Us Weekly, Adrienne Bailon talked about her old relationship with…
By Stephanie Downs

'Fresh Prince' Star Alfonso Ribiero Accuses Fortnite Of Stealing His Signature "Carlton" Dance

Former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star Alfonso Ribiero is suing the creators of Fortnite for allegedly using his signature “Carlton” dance move without his permission, according to Buzzfeed News. The actor filed a lawsuit on Monday against Epic Games…
By Kelly Schremph

'Mary Queen Of Scots’ Star Gemma Chan Was Told She’d Never Be In A Period Drama

There was a time when Gemma Chan believed that certain roles were simply not an option for her. But that time is, thankfully, long gone. Now, the actor is playing Bess of Hardwick, a confidant of Queen Elizabeth I, in Josie Rourke’s Mary Queen of…
By Kelsea Stahler

‘Aquaman’ Will Probably Get A Sequel, So Take That, ‘Entourage’

It wasn't that long ago when the idea of an Aquaman movie was a joke in Hollywood; something so absurd it was a story arc on Entourage. But now society has progressed to the point where an Aquaman movie is not only acceptable, but something people…
By Johnny Brayson

You'll Love Miley Cyrus' Cover Of "No Tears Left To Cry" Just As Much As Ariana Grande Does

Ariana Grande said that she has "no tears left to cry" but perhaps you can scrounge up a few more for this cover of that Sweetener song. On Tuesday Dec. 18, Miley Cyrus covered Grande's "No Tears Left To Cry" with a little help from Mark Ronson for…
By Shannon Carlin