Michael Lerner, Actor in ‘Barton Fink,’ ‘Harlem Nights’ and ‘Eight Men Out,’ Dies at 81
Michael Lerner, the busy Oscar-nominated character actor who had memorable turns as bombastic types in Barton Fink, Harlem Nights, Eight Men Out and so much more, has died. He was 81. Lerner died Saturday night, according to an Instagram post from his nephew, Sam Lerner, who is also an actor (ABC’s The Goldbergs). The cause […]
Chord Overstreet on Bonding With Lindsay Lohan, His Acting Hiatus and the ‘Glee’ Legacy
Chord Overstreet is embracing the moment with his new Netflix holiday comedy Falling for Christmas, and he’s ready to make audiences laugh again after taking some time away from the acting spotlight. The actor, best known for playing Sam on the Fox phenomenon Glee, stars opposite Lindsay Lohan in director Janeen Damian’s film about an […]
‘Glee’ Streaming Rights Move to Disney+, Hulu
New Directions has a new streaming home. Ryan Murphy’s musical dramedy Glee, which departed Netflix last November, will arrive June 1 on Disney+ and Hulu. The LGBTQ-themed pop culture sensation comes to both streaming platforms just in time for Pride Month. The series about a ragtag group of high school misfits who battle the obstacles […]
Netflix: Movies and TV Shows Leaving in November
As the end of the year begins, Netflix is set to remove a number of TV shows and movies from its streaming service. Among the films that will disappear from Netflix queues is Ryan Coogler’s 2013 feature directorial debut Fruitvale Station, starring Michael B. Jordan and Octavia Spencer. Jack Black’s feel-good comedy School of Rock […]
‘Glee’ Cast Pay Tribute to Naya Rivera on One-Year Anniversary of Her Death: “Always a Light, Always With Us”
Naya Rivera’s Glee co-stars, family members and friends are paying tribute to the 33-year-old actress on the one-year anniversary of her death. Last July 8, Rivera disappeared while boating with her son Josey at Lake Piru in California. An extensive search ensued after the 4-year-old was found alone on the boat, and by July 13, […]
Naya Rivera’s Mother Reflects on Her Death One Year Later, Says Multi-Day Search Was “Hell on Earth”
Naya Rivera’s mother, Yolanda Previtire, is opening up about the loss of her daughter, exactly one year after the 33-year-old Glee alum was first reported missing. In an appearance on Thursday’s Good Morning America, Previtire sat alongside Rivera’s younger sister, Nickayla, and emotionally recounted her final time talking to her daughter, the “hell on earth” […]
‘Glee’ Cast Honors Naya Rivera: “Her Best Role Was Being a Mom”
During Thursday's GLAAD Media Awards, 16 stars from 'Glee' gathered to pay tribute to Rivera and her character Santana Lopez on the 10-year anniversary of Lopez coming out as lesbian on network TV.
GLAAD Media Awards: ‘Schitt’s Creek,’ ‘Happiest Season,’ Sam Smith Take Top Prizes
The 32nd annual awards event, held virtually Thursday and hosted by Niecy Nash, also saw awards go to Netflix's 'The Boys in the Band' and 'Disclosure' as well as the Paramount+ series 'Star Trek: Discovery.'
‘Glee’ Cast to Reunite at GLAAD Media Awards to Honor Naya Rivera’s Character
The musical series took home GLAAD Media Award trophies for outstanding comedy show in 2010 and 2011.
Heather Morris Honors Naya Rivera, LGBTQ ‘Glee’ Fans in Tearful Video
In an emotional tribute, Heather Morris on Sunday honored the relationship between her and former co-star Naya Rivera's characters on Glee, noting its impact on LGBTQ fans who may be grieving following Rivera's death.
‘Glee’ Creators Remember “Humor and Humanity” of Naya Rivera
'Glee' creators Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Ian Brennan paid tribute to star Naya Rivera, who was declared dead at the age of 33 Monday after a body was recovered at the lake where she went missing at last Wednesday while boating with her 4-year-old son.
How Naya Rivera Became an Icon for the LGBTQ Community (Guest Column)
Naya Rivera is being remembered in headlines as a "former Glee star," but to countless queer women across the globe, including guest columnist Dorothy Snarker, she has been and will always be so much more.