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Harrison Ford and Helen Mirren Fiercely Defend Their Home in Official ‘1923’ Trailer

The 'Yellowstone' prequel will explore the "early 20th century when pandemics, historic drought, the end of Prohibition and the Great Depression all plague the mountain west, and the Duttons who call it home."

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McKenna Grace on ‘Handmaid’s Tale,’ ‘Friend of the Family’ Roles and Sharing Her Scoliosis Story

[This story contains mild spoilers for Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale season five and Peacock’s A Friend of the Family.] The day The Handmaid’s Tale released its season five finale, Mckenna Grace, who stars in the Hulu series as Esther Keys, decided to share something personal. Along with a video of herself in recovery from a […]

How Velma’s Nerdy Relatability Is Expanding Inclusion in the ‘Scooby-Doo’ Universe

In early October, two weeks ahead of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Oct. 18 physical release of Scooby-Doo Trick or Treat!, the animated feature had already drummed up a wave of online attention. While watching the direct-to-video’s digital debut, eager fans learned the movie had done something only a few previous creators in the Scooby-Doo universe […]

Kid Cudi Breaks Down the Pop Culture Influences in His Animated ‘Entergalactic’ World

On Sept. 30, musician and actor Scott “Kid Cudi” Mescudi dropped two big projects that shared a single title: Entergalactic. His eighth studio album and a corresponding Netflix animated special — originally conceived as a TV series with producer Kenya Barris, then redeveloped as a 90-minute feature told in chapters — Mescudi’s Entergalactic is an […]

‘Andor’ Revealed a Path Forward for ‘Star Wars’

[This story contains spoilers for the season finale of Andor.] When Andor was announced in 2018 , it was just one of a number of Star Wars series in the works for fledgling streaming service Disney+. Four years later, in an age of multiple Star Wars series arriving annually, season one of Andor managed to […]

‘Friend of the Family’ Star Jake Lacy on the “Nearly Unbelievable” Story of Jan Broberg, Who Was Kidnapped Twice as a Teen

In Peacock’s A Friend of the Family, Jake Lacy plays Bob “B” Berchtold, a man who befriends a Midwestern Mormon family in the 1970s, only to kidnap their young daughter Jan not just once, but twice. It would be an unbelievable story if it weren’t true: Jan Broberg’s story was previously chronicled in the 2017 […]

TV Ratings: NFL Thanksgiving Games Set Records

The Thanksgiving NFL slate provided a feast for the league and its TV partners, with both afternoon games setting ratings records. NBC also got big numbers with its primetime game, and hit a multi-year high earlier in the day with its annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade telecast. Fox’s late afternoon NFL telecast of the Dallas […]

8 Standout Performances of Post-Emmys TV

Mo Amer MO (NETFLIX) Amer’s natural, seemingly effortless knack for connection long has been one of his clearest strengths, whether in his stand-up comedy or in his recurring role on Ramy. In Mo, he proves equally able to dig into the darker, sharper corners. His easy smiles and rambling jokes take on layers of anxiety […]

Marvel Has Found an Answer to So-Called “Fatigue”

Marvel Studios is here to ring in another holiday with The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special. It marks the second of Marvel Studios’ newly minted “Marvel Special Presentation” line, following the release of Michael Giacchino’s Werewolf by Night in October. The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special, written and directed by James Gunn, once […]

Is Critical Coverage Hurting World Cup Ratings?

Controversy has swirled around this year’s soccer World Cup in Qatar. From accusations of bribery and fraud in granting the tournament to the tiny, wealthy Mid-East nation, to criticism of Qatar’s persecution of its LGBTQ+ community and its treatment of migrant workers But, judging by viewership figures after the first week of matches, the critical […]

Hollywood Flashback: Tatiana Maslany Made ‘Orphan Black’ a Smash

Tatiana Maslany, who is coming off the first season of Disney+’s She-Hulk: Attorney at Law, is no stranger to kicking butt on the small screen. As part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, she plays lawyer Jennifer Walters, who “inherits” the superhuman qualities of her cousin Bruce Banner (Mark Ruffalo) after a freak accident, and starts […]

‘A League of Their Own,’ ‘Interview With the Vampire’ Showrunners on Adapting Source Material for TV

The writers behind 'Irma Vep,' 'The Sandman' and 'Tell Me Lies' also explain how they expanded the IP for narrative TV.

Al Roker Misses First Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Amid Recovery From Hospitalization

Though the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade took place on Thursday morning in New York City, there was one notable missing familiar face from the celebration: Al Roker. Hoda Kotb and Savannah Guthrie took a moment during the NBC telecast to acknowledge the weatherman and anchor’s absence amid his recent hospitalization for multiple blood clots in his […]