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‘Ozark’ Reclaims No. 1 in Streaming Rankings With Final Episodes

The end of Ozark propelled the Netflix series back to the top spot in Nielsen’s streaming rankings. Grace and Frankie also jumped up the chart with the release of its final episodes. Ozark was far and away the No. 1 title on streaming for the week of April 25-May 1 — if not quite as […]

Marta Kauffman on the Inspiration of ‘Grace and Frankie’ and Her Hopes Amid a Shifting Industry

[This story contains spoilers to the series finale of Netflix’s Grace and Frankie.] “Now, what?” After spending seven seasons and 94 episodes with Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, viewers of Netflix’s Grace and Frankie may find that question — the final line of the series — to be ringing in their ears. The comedy became […]

Events of the Week: CinemaCon, ‘I Love That for You’ and More

As Hollywood events return to full force in New York and Los Angeles amid the coronavirus pandemic, here’s a look at this week’s biggest premieres, parties and openings, including four days of star-studded CinemaCon presentations and red carpets for I Love That for You, Grace and Frankie and Spring Awakening. Grace and Frankie season seven […]

‘Grace and Frankie’ Star June Diane Raphael Wrote Her Character a Spinoff Because “There’s Still a Stigma Around Women Who Don’t Have Children”

As of this week’s release of the second half of its final season, Grace and Frankie officially cements its place as the longest-running series on Netflix. In an environment where even popular, acclaimed shows are rarely given more than two or three seasons (see: the Bring Back The OA movement), the comedy’s tenure is particularly remarkable. “It’s […]

This Week in TV: ‘Ozark’ and ‘Grace and Frankie’ End, NFL Draft

One of Netflix’s most popular series, and another that’s the streamer’s longest running, come to an end this week when Ozark and Grace and Frankie release their final episodes. The April 27-May 3 period also brings the annual NFL Draft, an early start for an ABC summer favorite and a series about the making of […]

THR Icon: Lily Tomlin on Insult Comedy, the Oscars and Her Upcoming Tom Brady Movie

Lily Tomlin, 82, has been charming and disarming audiences for more than five decades with a parade of sketch comedy characters, TV appearances, a groundbreaking one-woman Broadway show, movies — from Nashville to 9 to 5 to All of Me — and, most recently, the Netflix series Grace and Frankie. She burst onto the scene […]

‘Grace and Frankie’ Get Sentimental in Trailer for Final Episodes of Netflix Comedy

Grace and Frankie are not done yet — and the best is yet to come. That’s what the characters played by Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, respectively, promise in the new trailer (below) for the final episodes of their beloved, long-running Netflix comedy, Grace and Frankie, which drop April 29. “As you approach the end, […]

Ernie Hudson Calls Making ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ an “Almost Spiritual” Experience

Ernie Hudson is always surprised when people recognize him on the street. Although the icon has appeared in several classic films and TV shows over his decades-long career, he does not see himself as a celebrity, just, as he puts it, “a working actor.” Still, the 75-year-old Hudson always gets a kick out of fans […]

Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda Reteam for ‘Moving On’ Comedy

Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda are getting back together for starring roles in Moving On, a comedy written and directed by Paul Weitz (American Pie, About a Boy), The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Malcolm McDowell and Richard Roundtree also join the ensemble cast for the feature that centers on two old friends who meet at […]

A ‘Grace and Frankie’ Surprise: Netflix Drops First 4 Episodes of Final Season Early

Netflix left a Grace and Frankie surprise on Friday’s doorstep. The Jane Fonda- and Lily Tomlin-starring comedy has released the first four episodes of its seventh and final season. The drop came overnight, with an announcement direct from the pair of iconic actresses. Stepping into their beloved onscreen schtick, the co-stars and executive producers said […]

‘Sex Education’ Soundtrack Rules January’s TV Songs List With Sufjan Stevens, The Velvet Underground and More

The second season of the Netflix original series scored six out of the ten top TV songs for January 2020 with tracks from artist such as Sufjan Stevens, Chip Taylor and The Velvet Underground.

Jane Fonda Debuts “Fire Drill Fridays” in L.A. With Joaquin Phoenix, Norman Lear

After 14 weeks of climate change protests in Washington, D.C., Jane Fonda brought her "Fire Drill Friday" rally west for the first time this week, leading several hundred environmentally conscious supporters at Los Angeles City Hall.