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‘Barry’: Anthony Carrigan on NoHo Hank’s Rescue Mission in the Season 3 Finale

[This story contains spoilers for the season three finale of HBO’s Barry, “starting now.”] Well, season three of Barry has come to a close, and somehow, again, miraculously, co-creators Bill Hader and Alec Berg have managed to keep all the main characters above ground. Perhaps none of the series regulars has more reason to be […]

‘Barry’: Stephen Root on Fuches’ Return: “I Don’t Think He’s Planned S—”

[This story contains spoilers for the May 15 episode of HBO’s Barry, “all the sauces.”] When, three years ago this week, we left Stephen Root’s Monroe Fuches at the end of season two of HBO’s Vantablack comedy Barry, he’d recently delivered a self-reflective monologue that prevented a gang war between the Bolivians, the Burmese and […]

Marshawn Lynch on ‘Murderville,’ ‘Westworld’ and Acting Ambitions: “I Want to Blow S*** Up”

To say Marshawn Lynch has stayed “pretty” busy since retiring from the NFL is like saying his “Beast Quake” run — where the reaction from Seattle Seahawks fans famously registered on a seismograph — was “pretty” good. The Super Bowl-winning running back, who also happens to be one of the most charismatic people to ever […]

‘Wheel of Time’ Showrunner Rafe Judkins on That Shocking First Episode Death

[This story contains spoilers for the first three episodes of Wheel of Time.] Readers of The Eye of the World — the first book in Robert Jordan’s sprawling fantasy series The Wheel of Time — will no doubt note several prominent changes in Amazon’s ambitious series adaptation, the first three episodes of which premiered on […]

‘Final Fantasy VII Remake’: Major Tweaks, Nostalgic Nods Abound in Hands-On Demo

THR's gaming editor Patrick Shanley and copy chief Pete Keeley discuss their brief time with the new take on Square Enix's classic role-playing adventure, 'Final Fantasy VII.'

The Best Games of the Decade

From the farthest reaches of space to the snowy realms of Skyrim to the kingdom of Hyrule, the 2010s were blessed with many groundbreaking titles.

Bill Hader, Kit Harington, Jharrel Jerome and 15 Other Emmy-Nominated Actors Reveal Favorite Scenes and On-Set Rituals

Don Cheadle, Ted Danson, Benicio Del Toro, Eugene Levy, Bob Odenkirk, Milo Ventimiglia and more leading men pull back the curtain to show how they came to understand their character and share what they’ve learned along the way.

‘Barry’ Creator on Writing Process With Bill Hader, Hopes for Season 3

Alec Berg reveals how the darker second season of HBO’s hitman hit aimed to anticipate the audience’s expectations "so we can subvert them."

Big Little Lions: Disney’s New ‘Lion King’ Dodges the ‘Kimba’ Similarity Issue

Amid Disney’s worldwide rollout of its Lion King remake, a controversy that erupted in the wake of the 1994 classic’s release has largely failed to resurface: namely, that the animated film’s designation as “the studio’s first to be based on an original story” was not entirely deserved. Now, with Disney having already amassed $531 million […]

E3 2019: The Best of the Convention

A look at the best games out of this year's E3 convention in Los Angeles.

Why ‘Deadwood’ “Was a Bit of an Unfinished Symphony”

'Deadwood,' David? Milch’s revered HBO Western, finally gets its ending 13 years later with a movie.

Opinion: My Kids Are Going to Love ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’

Like many online Americans, I was consumed with equal parts horror and fascination watching the first trailer for Paramount's Sonic the Hedgehog on Tuesday morning.