Sage is one of Bustle's Associate TV Editors and a former entertainment journalism freelancer. She loves the high-stakes drama of fan conventions, hosts pop culture trivia after-hours, and will always have faith in every X-Files revival.

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Yep, That Actor Is DEFINITELY Leaving ‘The Walking Dead’

Major spoilers for The Walking Dead Season 8 midseason finale! AMC's long-running zombie drama went into its midseason hiatus with its most heartbreaking reveal yet. Carl was bitten by a walker on The Walking Dead at some point this season and was ke…
By Sage Young

This Arie ‘Bachelor’ Contestant Will Be Right At Home On TV

The year is coming to a close, and Bachelor Nation fans know what that means. A whole new season of the franchise is about to begin, starring previous suitor Arie Luyendyk Jr. On Friday afternoon, People shared the list of the women who'll be vying f…
By Sage Young

‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Shows There’s No Wrong Way To Support A Friend’s Mental Health Journey

Over the past few episodes, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend has delved deeper into Rebecca Bunch's (Rachel Bloom) mental illness. But as the CW series has fearlessly followed its lead character as she hit rock bottom and begins to recover with a brand new border…
By Sage Young

How 'The Crown's Prince Philip Obsession Almost Ruins Season 2

In the first season of Netflix’s historical drama The Crown, Season 2 of which premieres on Dec. 8, Elizabeth (known as Lilibet by her friends and family) becomes Queen Elizabeth II, ruler of the United Kingdom. In addition to being a political and p…
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In The Bustle Booth With Lyrica Okano

When celebrities hang out with Bustle editors, we want to give them the chance to leave their mark. Literally. So we hand them a pen, a piece of paper, a few questions, and ask them to get creative. The rest is up to them. This time, Runaways star Ly…
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How A Dystopian Hacker Drama Remains One Of The Most Feminist Shows On TV

If you've ever added an unnecessary "sorry!" to soften a work email or gotten the third degree from your nosy aunt about putting career over starting a family, you know how it feels to be trapped in traditional expectations of womanhood. In USA's hac…
By Sage Young

Alert — ‘The Punisher’ Could Be Huge For Frank & Karen ’Shippers

You probably wouldn't call the Punisher a romantic hero — if you'd even call him a hero of any kind. But that didn't stop fans of his turn in Season 2 of Daredevil from 'shipping Frank Castle and Karen Page, the independently-minded journalist who le…
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In The Bustle Booth With Angela Kinsey

When celebrities hang out with Bustle editors, we want to give them the chance to leave their mark. Literally. So we hand them a pen, a piece of paper, a few questions, and ask them to get creative. The rest is up to them. This time, Haters Back Off …
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How 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' Is Teaching Stoic Dudes To Access Their Emotions

On Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, we see the world through the eyes of Rebecca Bunch (Rachel Bloom), a woman raised by musical theater, a self-centered single mom, and an abandonment complex. But the people who orbit Rebecca are just as warped by their circums…
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David Harbour Actually Ships Hopper & Joyce on 'Stranger Things' More Than You Do

If Stranger Things were just about monsters and alternate dimensions, chances are it wouldn't have the fandom that it does. But the Netflix series gives fans plenty of other stuff they really want: great hair, cute kids with potty mouths, and a varie…
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Why ‘Stranger Things’ Season 3 Could Be Even Deadlier For The People Of Hawkins

If you feel as if Season 2 of Stranger Things ended on a much more conclusive note than Season 1, the co-creators of the show succeeded. Spoilers ahead! On the Beyond Stranger Things after show, the Duffer brothers talked about purposely not starting…
By Sage Young

The ‘Stranger Things’ Cast & Creators Dropped Some Season 3 Clues & They’re Totally Wild

Stranger Things Season 1 came out of nowhere, pulling in fans like crazy and leaving them with a huge cliffhanger. If you've already finished Season 2, you're back in hiatus land and probably trying to figure out what Stranger Things Season 3 will be…
By Sage Young

Will’s Ending In ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2 Will Give You Hope For The Poor Kid

Life has not been very kind to young Will Byers. Spoilers for Stranger Things Season 2. In the second season of Netflix's monster madness series, the kid is put through the wringer again. But is Will OK at the end of Stranger Things Season 2? His fri…
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In The Bustle Booth With Crystal Reed

When celebrities hang out with Bustle editors, we want to give them the chance to leave their mark. Literally. So we hand them a pen, a piece of paper, a few questions, and ask them to get creative. The rest is up to them. This time, Gotham star Crys…
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This Female Director's Badass Advice Should Be Gospel For Any Ambitious Woman

Whether she likes it or not, writer and director Amy Heckerling is an icon. Her work defined more than one generation, in eras when women auteurs working for major studios were even more rare than they are now. But if you ask the Clueless, Fast Times…
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Jamie Chung's Experience With Racism In Hollywood Shows How Screwed Up The Industry Still Is

There are outsiders, and then there are X-Men. In The Gifted, Jamie Chung plays Blink, a mutant who prides herself on being a loner when she's reluctantly brought into an underground community of persecuted individuals. While all of them live outside…
By Sage Young

This New Superhero Series Puts A Girl In Charge & She’s Just The Hero We Need In 2017

Lauren Strucker doesn't have your average teenage girl's problems. But, even though Natalie Alyn Lind plays a mutant in The Gifted, her character serves as a reminder that there actually is no average teenage girl. The only constant is change, as the…
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Ivanka Trump Responds To The Las Vegas Mass Shooting With A "Broken Heart" But Twitter Wants Action

On Sunday, Oct. 1, as the Route 91 Harvest festival closed out on a late Las Vegas evening, a man identified by local police as a a 64-year-old Nevada resident opened fire, killing at least 50 people and sending at least 406 people to the hospital wi…
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Why 'Will & Grace' Is The Perfect Show For Anyone Who Has No Chill

I'm the kind of person who gets shushed. It's never been easy for me to tone down my reaction to the world, sometimes to the irritation of people around me. But when Will & Grace returns to TV on Sept. 28, I'll be reunited with the characters and the…
By Sage Young

This One Snapchat Clue Might Support Rumors Of Kylie Jenner’s Pregnancy

The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star has yet to confirm it herself, but on Friday, Sept. 22, TMZ reported that Kylie Jenner is expecting a baby with her boyfriend, Travis Scott. Bustle has reached out to both Jenner and Scott for comment, but has…
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