Shannon Carlin
Since earning her master's degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Shannon has been writing a lot about music, TV, movies and books and getting paid for it. She would really love to talk to you about the "Gilmore Girls."

Midge Will Never Have It All On 'Mrs. Maisel' & That's The Point

“Do you really think you can go back to making Jell-O molds again?” Lenny Bruce (Luke Kirby) asks Midge (Rachel Brosnahan) halfway through Season 2 of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Seeing her out on a date with a man who isn’t Mr. Maisel, he questions…
By Shannon Carlin

Here's Where To Watch The Grammy Nominations, Which Are Coming REALLY Soon

Drake, Ariana Grande, and Cardi B. These are just a few of the artists who will be waiting with bated breath to see whether they made the final list of nominees for the 2019 Grammy Awards. For those diehard fans who want to follow along right with…
By Shannon Carlin

‘Black Panther’ Is The First Superhero Best Picture Nominee At The Golden Globes — Yes, Really

Wakanda has another thing to celebrate. Black Panther has already made history at the 2019 Golden Globes with its nomination for Best Motion Picture — Drama. Just like that, Black Panther is the first superhero movie to ever earn a Best Picture…
By Shannon Carlin

'The Good Place' Finally Got Love From The Golden Globes & Fans Are Forking Excited

It's about forking time. After being snubbed by the Emmys earlier this year, The Good Place earned two Golden Globe nominations. It kind of makes you wonder whether this is actually the good place. Though, if The Good Place ends up winning the…
By Shannon Carlin

Details About Jennifer Aniston & Reese Witherspoon's New TV Show Will Make You So Excited

Jennifer Aniston will be there for you when you need more info on her upcoming Apple TV show with Reese Witherspoon. In a recent interview, Aniston teased new details of her and Witherspoon's show which will tackle morning TV. And while Aniston…
By Shannon Carlin

Sandra Oh Hosting The 2019 Golden Globes Is Historic & About Time

Oh, what a difference a couple of months make! At this year's Emmys, Sandra Oh was hilariously presenting the award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series with Andy Samberg and making history as the first Asian woman to be nominated for Lead…
By Shannon Carlin

Colton Is Channeling The '40 Year-Old Virgin' In The New 'Bachelor' Promo & It's A Choice

The newest poster for the upcoming Bachelor season, returning January 7, has the latest Bachelor Colton Underwood channeling The 40-Year-Old Virgin. In fact, this poster for The Bachelor, which yes, is definitely official (and not fan-made), looks…
By Shannon Carlin

How Mahershala Ali Fought For His 'True Detective' Role, Which Was Originally Written As White

The upcoming season of True Detective is going to be different than the two that came before, and you can thank Mahershala Ali for that. That's because True Detective Season 3's lead role was originally written for a white actor, but Ali fought for…
By Shannon Carlin

These Photos From Nick Jonas & Priyanka Chopra’s Wedding Are Totally Swoon-Worthy

"And forever starts now." The caption to Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' new wedding photos is a celebration of the commitment the two made over the weekend. But, the photos from their Christian wedding ceremony and their Hindu one — both of which…
By Shannon Carlin

This Disney Marathon Of Classic Holiday Episodes Will Take You Right Back To The '00s

This is what dreams are made of: a non-stop YouTube marathon of classic Disney Channel holiday episodes. For the whole month of December, Disney Channel's YouTube will be a 24/7 throwback to some of your favorite Disney Channel Christmas and…
By Shannon Carlin

Nick Jonas & Priyanka Chopra's Heartfelt Wedding IG Posts Are All About Family

Just four months after getting engaged, Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra are officially married. The two tied the knot on Saturday (Dec. 1) at the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur in what sounds like an elegant affair. Unfortunately, fans are still…
By Shannon Carlin

This Lifetime Christmas Movie Stars A '7th Heaven' Alum & A Former Teenage Witch

Take Disney's Enchanted, but instead of a fairy princess make it a fashionable Nutcracker who comes to life, and instead of inspiring true love, make it helping a frenzied baker get through the holidays. Put that together, and you've got Lifetime's…
By Shannon Carlin

Hugh Jackman's New Project Is The Closest Fans Will Get To Seeing 'The Greatest Showman' Live

If you are one of the many people who love The Greatest Showman, well, you're in for a treat. Hugh Jackman's new one man show will bring The Greatest Showman live to a city, hopefully, near you next year. Clearly, this concert tour is just another…
By Shannon Carlin

Pete Davidson Isn’t The Focus Of Ariana Grande’s ‘Dangerous Woman Diaries’ Docuseries

Arianators, it's here — no, not Ariana Grande's video for "Thank U, Next," but something even more personal. Grande's four-part YouTube docuseries, Ariana Grande: Dangerous Woman Diaries is up. And let's be honest, there's one question we're all…
By Shannon Carlin

13 Horror TV Shows With A 90% + Rating On Rotten Tomatoes That'll Totally Spook You

When you're just not sure who to trust for recommendations on the best horror TV shows to watch, it's time to go to Rotten Tomatoes. It's there you'll find the freshest of the fresh, but you'll have to do some searching. Luckily, this handy dandy…
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This ‘Dawson's Creek' Cast Member Pretty Much Knew Katie Holmes Would Marry Tom Cruise

The world may have been shocked by TomKat's whirlwind romance, but Dawson's Creek's Mary Beth Peil kind of always knew Katie Holmes would marry Tom Cruise. After all, Peil says, the actor formerly known as Joey Potter was never shy about her crush…
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The New ‘Vox Lux’ Trailer Reveals Natalie Portman’s Very Impressive Singing Voice

A star is born, but this time it's not Lady Gaga's Ally. In the new trailer for Vox Lux, the world gets to hear Natalie Portman sing. And for those that didn't know Portman can really sing, well, you're in for a treat. In her new movie, she gets to…
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How You Can Watch The Upcoming ‘Game Of Thrones’ Reunion Special That *Won’t* Be On HBO

Winter is coming, but the final season of Game Of Thrones won't be back until the spring. With it will also come the mysterious Game Of Thrones reunion special, which luckily just got a little less mysterious. Finally, fans now know how to watch the…
By Shannon Carlin

The Real Reason Kim Cattrall Won't Do 'SATC 3' Has Reportedly Been Revealed

For all those who couldn't help but wonder the real reason Kim Cattrall wouldn't do Sex and The City 3, E! News just might have the answer. According to a source close to Sex and the City 3 who spoke with E! News, the reason the actor hesitated to…
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The '90s Sitcom-Inspired Teaser For Chrissy Teigen & John Legend's Christmas Special Is SO GOOD

Everywhere you look, there's Chrissy Teigen winning Twitter, but it's her latest tweet that takes the holiday cake and will have you dreaming of a '90s TV show-inspired Christmas. The teaser for A Legendary Christmas Special with John and Chrissy,…
By Shannon Carlin