Alexis Rhiannon
Alexis is a writer and comedian living in New York City. She is a performer at Upright Citizens Brigade Theater's Lloyd Night, on the team Horse Girl, loves bar trivia, and ran the NYC Marathon in 2013 solely as an excuse to carbo-load.

Emmy Co-Host Colin Jost Said He Doesn't Like Award Shows & Twitter Reacted Accordingly

Many fans were excited by the news that this Saturday Night Live cast member would be co-hosting the upcoming Emmys. But after Colin Jost slamed award shows this week, it left some wondering whether the comedian was even looking forward to the…
By Alexis Rhiannon

‘Late Night’ Replaced Problematic Men In TV With Comedian Amber Ruffin & It’s Pure Gold

Struggling with how to enjoy your favorite media since its stars have been outed as serial harassers or abusers? Well you're in luck. Writer and comedian Amber Ruffin at Late Night tackled the art vs. artist debate with a brilliant bit in which she…
By Alexis Rhiannon

Here's Why People Are Frustrated With Disney Over The Casting Of Its First Major Gay Character

In a milestone that defines the term bittersweet, Disney cast a straight actor as its first openly gay character in Jungle Cruise, according to a new report. As reported by The Sun, British comedian Jack Whitehall has been cast to play an openly gay…
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The Backlash To Ruby Rose's Batwoman Casting Was So Bad, It Might Have Driven Her Off Twitter

It feels like just a week ago the internet was rejoicing at the casting of an actor who identifies as LGBTQ for the role of the gay superhero, Batwoman, but now the backlash to Ruby Rose playing Batwoman has reportedly caused the actor to leave…
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This Oscar-Nominated Cinematographer's Statement On Working While Pregnant Is Must-Read

She's already broken down a hugely significant barrier in her career, but this trailblazer shows no signs of slowly down. Now cinematographer Rachel Morrison got real about working while pregnant in an Instagram post sure to dispel misconceptions…
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Ashley I. Responded To Kevin's 'Bachelor In Paradise' Accusation That She Cheated On Him

An important part of moving forward is being able to acknowledge your past, so it bodes well for her future that Bachelor Nation's Ashley Iaconetti admitted to cheating on Kevin Wendt with Jared Haibon. Or at least, she admits that most people would…
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Adam Rippon Made A Kardashian Family History Video & TBH It's Actually Pretty Impressive

The Kardashian family — it's a complicated family tree, with new branches sprouting out all the time, but if you want to understand it, look no further than Adam Rippon explaining the Kardashian-Jenner Family History. Or, as he calls it, the…
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Khloe’s Response To Criticism Of That Kim Kardashian “Skinny” Video Is Pretty Disappointing

With their platform, the most casual comments from the Kardashian-Jenner clan can sometimes cause huge ripples. And Khloé Kardashian's defense of those "skinny" videos is proof that the reality TV family hasn't totally figured out how to navigate…
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How Seth Rogen Prepped For 'The Lion King' Is So Relatable, It Hurts

The most hotly-anticipated film of 2019 doesn't even have a trailer yet, but already it's proving to be the stuff that dreams are made on. The way that Seth Rogen prepared for The Lion King is not only adorable, but it's already bringing him and his…
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NBC Is Bringing Chris Hardwick Back To Host Shows After The Allegations Against Him

Following an "assessment" of the allegations against him, Chris Hardwick will return to NBC, the network confirmed on Tuesday, July 31. The comedian had been under "assessment" by the network in the wake of a June 14 Medium essay published by his…
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Here's When The Final Season Of Anthony Bourdain’s ‘Parts Unknown’ Will Air On CNN

Fans still grappling with the death of a culinary icon will get one final chance to say goodbye — Anthony Bourdain's Parts Unknown will air its final season on CNN this fall, following the beloved chef's death. Although they did not offer a more…
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Bachelor Nation's Ashley I. Went Wedding Dress Shopping & The Photos Are Stunning

Just when you thought you were over your whiplash from how quickly this relationship went from zero-to-sixty, Ashley Iaconetti went wedding dress shopping this weekend. Her engagement to Jared Haibon is just weeks old, and the earliest their romance…
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The Thing That Almost Made Colton Lose His Cool At The 'Bachelorette' "Men Tell All" Is Not OK

After all the heat he's taken this season, you'd think the other contestants could lay off for one night, but apparently Colton Underwood was bullied for his virginity on "The Men Tell All" special of The Bachelorette. In a clip from the July 30…
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Lindsay Lohan Announced Her New MTV Reality Show With A Dreamy Promo You Need To See

Her road leading up to today has been a winding one, but the promo for Lindsay Lohan's new reality show Lohan Beach Club is here, and things are looking pretty dang good for the actor. Lohan Beach Club will air on MTV, and picks up at a totally new…
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Priyanka Chopra & Nick Jonas Aren't The Only Couple To Have Had A Speedy Engagement

With the news of their reported engagement breaking on Friday, Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra have officially become the third Hollywood couple in a matter of weeks to take the next step after a very brief courtship. Justin Bieber and Hailey…
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John Krasinski Wants An 'Office' Reunion Because He's Worried About Jim & Now, So Are You

There are plenty of reasons to want a reboot of one of the best comedies to ever hit television, but one actor might have the best one: John Krasinski wants an Office reunion because he's worried about Jim, according to a new interview with…
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This 'Queer Eye' Alum Wants To Go To The Emmys & Already Has The BEST Outfit Planned Out

Every episode of Queer Eye is inevitably a gem, but some contestants' stories just keep on giving. It turns out that Queer Eye's William could be Jonathan's Emmys guest, and his choice of attire will have fans crossing their fingers that this…
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The Nostalgic Movies Leaving Netflix Include The One That Inspired Your Patrick Dempsey Crush

In a true example of art imitating life, the nostalgic movies leaving Netflix in August 2018 are going to be just as hard to say goodbye to as the summer. Right now the weather is warm, the days are long, and any time you want to cancel your Friday…
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This Heartbreaking Classic Is Coming To Netflix In August, So Get Your Tissues Ready

Make sure you clear your schedule and keep a jumbo box of Kleenex handy, because Steel Magnolias is coming to Netflix in August, and you’ll need every moment of preparation you can get. The female-centric classic is based on a true story and hails…
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'Supergirl' Casts TV's First Transgender Superhero & That's Not Even The Coolest Part

This year, history was made at the Supergirl San Diego Comic-Con panel on Saturday, when it was announced that Supergirl cast a transgender superhero for Season 4. Not only will this transgender superhero be the first on the series, but on…
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