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Samira Wiley on ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Reunion She Was Waiting For: “The Missing Part of the Puzzle”

[This story contains spoilers to the sixth episode of The Handmaid’s Tale‘s fourth season.] “We have to find her.” When the star-crossed best friends in The Handmaid’s Tale finally set eyes on one another, those are the first words June (Elisabeth Moss) can offer to Samira Wiley’s Moira. In a state of shock and likely […]

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Star and Boss on the Impact of That Midseason Cliffhanger

[This story contains spoilers to the fifth episode of The Handmaid’s Tale‘s fourth season.] Poof … is she gone? The midway point in The Handmaid’s Tale‘s currently streaming fourth season ended on a roller-coaster of a cliffhanger. After five episodes of living on the run as Gilead fugitives, former Handmaids June (Elisabeth Moss) and Janine […]

Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli Welcome First Child

Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli have welcomed their first child, a baby girl, together. The Emmy-winning actress announced the news Sunday, May 9. “Happy 1st Mother’s Day to my beautiful wife, who four weeks ago today after laboring for almost 3 days gave birth to our first child — our gorgeous daughter, George.” Wiley wrote […]

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Season 4: TV Review

Elisabeth Moss' June faces big changes, while the acclaimed actress goes behind the camera for the first time, in another intense season of Hulu's Emmy-winning Margaret Atwood adaptation.

‘Equal’: TV Review

Billy Porter narrates 'Equal,' HBO Max's glossy four-part docuseries about all the queer progress that led to Stonewall.

Emmys: 18 Memorable LGBTQ Winners and Nominees

Ahead of the 2019 Emmy Awards, take a look back at memorable LGBTQ winners and nominees, including Lily Tomlin, Ellen DeGeneres, Ryan Murphy, Wanda Sykes, Jim Parsons, Neil Patrick Harris, Jane Lynch, Laverne Cox, RuPaul Charles, Ricky Martin and Jonathan Van Ness.

‘Orange Is the New Black’ Launches Criminal Justice Reform Fund

Netflix's 'Orange Is the New Black' launches The Poussey Washington Fund, turning a storyline from the final season into a reality by targeting criminal justice reform, immigrant rights, mass incarceration and women in prison.

‘Will & Grace’ Books Samira Wiley for Guest Arc (Exclusive)

'Will & Grace' books 'Handmaid's Tale' star Samira Wiley for a recurring guest role in season 2 of the NBC revival, The Hollywood Reporter exclusively reports.

Creative Arts Emmys: Ceremony Makes History With Black Actors Sweeping Guest-Acting Categories

For the first time in Emmy history, all four guest-acting prizes have gone to black actors.

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Star Samira Wiley on Moira’s Rise to the Resistance

The Emmy-nominated actress opens up about her hardest scene this season, her character's complex backstory and what other show?she'd love to make an appearance on.

Emmys: Samira Wiley and Ryan Eggold to Announce Nominations

Actors Samira Wiley and Ryan Eggold will announce the 2018 Emmy nominations on July 12.

Watch Ava DuVernay Discuss “This Leaderless Country” in GLAAD Awards Speech (Exclusive)

While accepting the Excellence in Media Award at the 2018 GLAAD Media Awards, Ava DuVernay spoke passionately about the importance of activism and LGBTQ inclusion amid today's political climate.