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Could a TV Gig Be in Dr. Fauci’s Future?

On Monday, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, announced his intent to retire from government work in December. His first stop after announcing his decision? An exclusive interview with MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow. Maddow, asking about the increasingly distorted definition of “the truth,” asks Fauci what we can […]

Anthony Fauci Retiring in December After Five Decades of Service

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert who became a household name — and the subject of partisan attacks — during the COVID-19 pandemic, announced Monday he will leave the federal government in December after more than five decades. Fauci directs the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is chief medical adviser […]

Lara Logan Dropped by UTA After Comparing Anthony Fauci to Infamous Nazi Doctor

UTA no longer represents Lara Logan, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Following the TV personality comparing infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci to Nazi doctor Josef Mengele during an episode of Fox News Primetime that aired late last year, UTA cut ties with Logan several weeks ago, according to a representative for the talent agency. […]

Fauci: First U.S. Case of COVID-19 Omicron Variant Identified in California

A person in California who had been vaccinated against COVID-19 became the first in the U.S. to have an identified case of the omicron variant, the White House announced Wednesday as scientists continue to study the risks posed by the new virus strain. Dr. Anthony Fauci told reporters that the person was a traveler who […]

Jimmy Kimmel Takes Aim at Dr. Fauci Haters: “Even Trump Says He Liked Him”

Jimmy Kimmel spoke passionately about infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci on Tuesday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, using his monologue to call out those who have threatened the scientist, who is simply trying to keep people safe amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. “If you’ve been watching Fox News, you know that the real enemy […]

‘Fauci’ Directors Talk Pandemic Polarization and the Emotional Interview That “Caught All of Us By Surprise”

Though Dr. Anthony Fauci became a national icon during the COVID-19 pandemic, the first major, theatrically released documentary profiling the infectious disease specialist is the result of a conversation dating back nearly three years. Director Janet Tobias (No Place on Earth, Unseen Enemy) was working on an AIDS vaccine project when she initially approached the […]

‘Fauci’: Film Review | Telluride 2021

Directors John Hoffman and Janet Tobias began following Anthony Fauci early in the COVID-19 pandemic, and their National Geographic documentary juxtaposes these past 18 months with the early days of the fight against AIDS.

Dr. Anthony Fauci, amfAR to be Honored at the Elizabeth Taylor Ball

The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation is putting together its program for an in-person gala to be held on Sept. 17 in West Hollywood. Headlining the honoree’s list will be Dr. Anthony Fauci, a veteran HIV/AIDS researcher who serves as director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, amfAR (the Foundation for AIDS […]