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‘L Word: Generation Q’ Star Jennifer Beals on What That Season 3 Choice Means for Her Role

Jennifer Beals is taking a step back — but not away — with her leading role as Bette Porter in The L Word: Generation Q. During the Showtime series’ latest episode, which aired Sunday night, the actress behind the long-time L Word favorite chose love over ambition and agreed to go to Toronto with her […]

Debbie Allen, Questlove, Jennifer Beals Pay Tribute to Irene Cara: “She Defined a Decade”

Debbie Allen, Questlove, Jennifer Beals and Diane Warren were among the Hollywood notables remembering Irene Cara following the news of the Oscar-winning performer’s death at age 63. Cara began her career as a child singer and dancer before breaking out with the 1980 musical film Fame, in which she starred as Coco Hernandez and sang […]

‘Luckiest Girl Alive’ Review: Mila Kunis Leads Lackluster Netflix Adaptation of Jessica Knoll’s Best-Seller

The actress stars in a film version of the 2015 novel about a woman forced to confront a past event that threatens to unravel her perfectly curated life.

‘Book of Boba Fett’: Jennifer Beals Talks Character Suggestions She Made and That Penultimate Episode Moment

[This story contains spoilers for episode six of The Book of Boba Fett.] The Star Wars experience for Jennifer Beals has been overwhelming — and deeply rewarding. Beals connected with the franchise in her youth when she watched A New Hope for the first time, and found that Star Wars — as it does for […]

Inside ‘The L Word’s’ Big Surprise Reunion

[This story contains spoilers from the Jan. 12 episode of Showtime's The L Word: Generation Q.] Bette and Tina are back together again. Well, sorta. Sunday's episode of Showtime's The L Word: Generation Q staged a reunion that was a decade in the making as Jennifer Beals and Laurel Holloman reunited onscreen, with the latter making […]

Jennifer Beals Explains Why the World Needs ‘The L Word’ Again (Guest Column)

We are constantly surrounded by a swirl of narratives that tells us who we are, what we are capable of, and inform us as to our place in the world. Some of those stories come from our families ("she's the funny one," "he's the smart one," "not beautiful but you should hear her sing!") our […]

‘The L Word: Generation Q’: TV Review

Showtime's engaging sequel series 'The L Word: Generation Q' puts a fresh spin on L.A.'s queer culture 15 years after the original debuted.

Jennifer Beals, Ilene Chaiken Adapting ‘Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo’ for Freeform

'The L Word' duo Ilene Chaiken and Jennifer Beals are attached to executive produce an adaptation of Taylor Jenkins Reid's critically acclaimed novel 'The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo' for Disney's younger-skewing cable network Freeform.

Jennifer Beals-Inspired YA Novel Set for 2019

'The Hive,' a near-future thriller about online bullying and mob violence, started as an idea from the ‘Flashdance’ star.

‘The L Word’ Sequel in the Works at Showtime

Series creator Ilene Chaiken will exec produce alongside original stars Jennifer Beals, Kate Moennig and Leisha Hailey, who will connect with a new ensemble.

‘Before I Fall’: Film Review | Sundance 2017

Zoey Deutch plays a popular high-school girl who is compelled to live the same day over and over in 'Before I Fall,' Ry Russo-Young's adaptation of Lauren Oliver's YA novel.

TNT’s Kyra Sedgwick-Produced Drama ‘Proof’ Canceled

The drama starring Jennifer Beals will not be back for a second season.