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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 […]

Anonymous Content, Nick Antosca’s Eat the Cat Partner for Horror and Genre Movie Joint Venture Anonymous Cat (Exclusive)

As scary movies continue to rule the fall box office, production/management firm Anonymous Content has partnered with Eat the Cat, the banner run by Nick Antosca, the prolific creator and series showrunner behind The Act and A Friend of the Family, and partner Alex Hedlund, on a new joint venture to make horror and genre […]

‘A Friend of the Family’ Review: Jake Lacy and Anna Paquin in Peacock’s Sensitive but Bloated True Crime Adaptation

The harrowing story of Jan Broberg, already told in the Netflix documentary 'Abducted at Plain Sight,' becomes a nine-hour limited series.

Events of the Week: ‘Hocus Pocus 2,’ ‘A Friend of the Family’ and More

Here’s a look at this week’s biggest premieres, parties and openings in Los Angeles and New York, including red carpets for Hocus Pocus 2, A Friend of the Family, Entergalactic and the Clooney Foundation for Justice’s Albie Awards. Hocus Pocus 2 premiere Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy premiered their highly anticipated Disney+ […]

Anna Paquin, Jake Lacy, Colin Hanks, Lio Tipton to Lead True-Crime Drama at Peacock

Peacock is joining the true-crime fray. The NBCUniversal-backed streamer has handed out a straight-to-series order for A Friend of the Family, a scripted drama based on the harrowing story of the Broberg family, whose daughter was kidnapped multiple times. The series hails from Nick Antosca (The Act), who serves as showrunner, writer and exec producer […]