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.
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Women Make Up About 3% Of Movie Composers — But 'Captain Marvel' Just Hired One

Lest you think there's no more work to be done for women in Hollywood, Captain Marvel just got a female composer, and it's literally an industry breakthrough. Variety reports that composer Pinar Toprak has signed on to score the upcoming project, and…
By Alexis Rhiannon

Feminist Lyrics On Christina Aguilera's New Album Will Help You Embrace Your Inner "Fighter"

Not only is she back, but she's back with a bang — the feminist lyrics on Christina Aguilera's Liberation are everything fans could have asked for and more. The singer's eighth studio album was released on Friday, and it's chock-full of that trademar…
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'Bachelorette' Star Lincoln Adim Has Been Convicted Of Indecent Assault

The franchise has seen its share of controversy in the past, but reports that The Bachelorette's Lincoln Adim was convicted of assault take things to an unprecedented level. The news was first broken on Wednesday by blogger Reality Steve, and the all…
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The 'One Tree Hill' Reunion Was Actually For A New Movie & You're Gonna LOVE It

After days of speculation, it has finally been confirmed that a handful of cast members from the classic teen drama One Tree Hill are reuniting on screen, but it's not exactly what you might think. Four former One Tree Hill cast members will star in …
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The New 'Wonder Woman 1984' Photos Show Steve Trevor Is Alive, But Is It Really Him?

The day had barely started on Wednesday, June 13, when Patty Jenkins sent the world into a tailspin. The Wonder Woman director posted the first photo from the Wonder Woman sequel that has fans asking — how is Steve Trevor alive in Wonder Woman 2? Not…
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The Ex-Showrunner For 'Roseanne' Just Made A VERY Compelling Argument Against A Spinoff

Her connection with the show may have ended months ago, but the past is just starting to catch up to with one Roseanne reboot executive producer. Whitney Cummings is against a Roseanne spinoff, as fans discovered when a Hollywood Reporter roundtable …
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RuPaul Told 'Drag Race' Contestants To Hop On The "Bipolar Express" & Fans Are *Not* Happy

The reality show is groundbreaking in many ways, but that doesn't mean it's free from controversy. Recently RuPaul's Drag Race used the word "bipolar" in a context that has many shaking their heads. During a taped clip from the June 7 episode, the se…
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Anthony Bourdain’s Support Of The #MeToo Movement Was So Much More Than A Hashtag

While there's a lot to remember about the groundbreaking chef and travel host in the wake of his death, here's one area in particular where no contributions should be overlooked: Anthony Bourdain's support of the #MeToo movement. The celebrity chef a…
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Celebs Are Remembering Anthony Bourdain With Heartfelt Messages & Memories On Social Media

The world was stunned on Friday, June 8, by the loss of a beloved chef and CNN host. Celebrity reactions to Anthony Bourdain's death are particularly telling. Mere hours after the news broke that Bourdain reportedly died by suicide, famous faces from…
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You Seriously Won't Even Recognize Lady Gaga In This 'A Star Is Born' Trailer

There's a lot to be blindsided by in the new trailer, but the most surprising aspect? Lady Gaga is unrecognizable in A Star Is Born, if the newly released footage is any indication. The clip went live on Wednesday, and the pop icon looked so differen…
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'Marvelous Mrs. Maisel's Rachel Brosnahan Honored Her Aunt Kate Spade In A Beautiful Message

The world is still mourning the death of the iconic designer, but Rachel Brosnahan's tribute to Kate Spade will bring a little light back into the darkness. Many fans may not have been aware, but the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel actor is actually the niece …
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Amanda Has A New Boyfriend & Here's Everything 'Bachelor' Nation Needs To Know

Fans have followed her journey to find love within Bachelor Nation for years, but Amanda Stanton's new boyfriend actually hails from outside the franchise. His name is Bobby Jacobs, and he and Amanda have been cropping up on each other's social media…
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Kanye West's New Lyrics About Kim K Prove She Stays By His Side Through It All

It's been awhile since headlines about the rapper had anything to do with music, but Kanye West's lyrics about Kim Kardashian on his new album are a reminder of how he became famous in the first place — his music. The rapper repeatedly references his…
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AJ & Drey From 'Queer Eye' Are Officially Married & No, YOU'RE Crying

You might've thought you were safe from the tear-jerking moments, at least until Season 2 premieres, but think again. Queer Eye's AJ and Drey are married, according to a tweet from Netflix's See What's Next account, and there aren't enough Jonathan V…
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This New 'Star Wars' Data Proves That More Screen Time For Women Truly Pays Off

If anyone has the phone number for Lucasfilm, you might want to point them in the direction of an informal study that says female-focused Star Wars films do best in the box office. According to IndieWire, the three canon films with the most screen ti…
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Roseanne Barr's Conflicting Apology Tweets Make The Whole Situation Even More Confusing

In the wake of the cancellation of her show, Roseanne Barr apologized for her offensive tweet about Valerie Jarrett via an official statement shared by a BuzzFeed News reporter. But almost as soon as the apology was issued, the actor seemingly underm…
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Blake From 'The Bachelorette' Seems Determined To Stand Out Among The Other Guys

All the new names and faces to remember can be overwhelming at the beginning of a new season, but take a deep breath, because you've got this. Blake from The Bachelorette is one contestant who will be easy to remember, because — no spoilers — all sig…
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The 'Arrested Development' U.K. Press Tour Isn't Happening After All The Recent Cast Drama

In yet another reminder that social media is a powerful thing, Arrested Development has canceled its U.K. press tour, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The decision was announced Thursday night, and comes in the wake of an explosive social media r…
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Why 'Bachelor' Nation Owes Ashley A Major Apology For Misjudging Her Behavior Around Jared

Bachelor Nation exploded into excitement this week with the announcement of a new couple, but the fandom isn't off the hook that easy. Their first interview as a couple revealed that Jared Haibon actually gave Ashley Iaconetti mixed signals that he w…
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Here's Everything 'Bachelor' Nation Needs To Know About Ashley & Jared's Rekindled Romance

As excited as Bachelor Nation is about this recent relationship news, you might be feeling a bit of whiplash and wondering, when did Ashley I. and Jared get back together? That's Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon, of course, who announced on Wednesda…
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