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A Candid Chat With Two Managers on Streaming Paychecks, Signings and Running a Boutique Firm

Mel McKeon and Laura Myones Ruf have been working side by side so long that it’s common they finish each other’s sentences. That comes in helpful, especially now, as the veteran talent managers have a lot to talk about. It’s been a year since the two, who started working together in 1997 with Myones starting […]

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Boss on How Long That “Inevitable” Twist Was in the Works

[This story contains spoilers for the eighth episode of The Handmaid’s Tale’s fifth season, “Motherland.”] Yvonne Strahovski had described the eighth episode of The Handmaid’s Tale as Serena’s “ultimate rock bottom,” a precarious warning given how the prior episode ended. When “Motherland” opens, Serena indeed finds herself in her lowest moment yet of season five […]

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Star Yvonne Strahovski on That Serena-June Episode and “Juicy” Twist of Fate

[This story contains spoilers to the seventh episode of The Handmaid’s Tale‘s fifth season, “No Man’s Land.”] “I’m their handmaid… it’s like I’m you.” The Handmaid’s Tale viewers have waited a long time for Serena Joy Waterford to get her due. Finally, in the seventh episode of the penultimate season of Hulu’s Emmy-winning series, that […]

Elisabeth Moss and Yvonne Strahovski on Why Their ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Face-Off Is Anything But Simple

[This story contains spoilers from the two-episode, season five premiere of Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale.] A smirk and a growl. Those were the dueling images The Handmaid’s Tale left for viewers when it returned. The smirk came from Serena Joy Waterford (Yvonne Strahovski), with the once-reigning Gilead wife enjoying her winning moment when, during a […]

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Boss on Premiere Cliffhangers and Shock Waves From Last Season’s Violent Finale

[This story contains spoilers from the two-episode premiere of season five of Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale.] “Everything tastes better when Fred is dead.” Those words are spoken while June Osborne sits at a diner for a group celebratory meal, to the tune of Dolly Parton’s “Gettin’ Happy.” The irony of the uplifting vibe is that […]

Elizabeth Olsen and Rege-Jean Page Top IMDb Annual Star Rankings

It was a good year for Elizabeth Olsen and Regé-Jean Page. The actors, buoyed by small-screen performances in WandaVision and Bridgerton, respectively, rocketed to the top of annual star charts on IMDb. Olsen, whose multifaceted work ranges from blockbusters in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to low-budget indies, topped IMDb’s Top 10 Stars of 2021. Page […]

Chris Pratt on ‘The Tomorrow War’ Streaming Shift and Executive Producer Debut

The Tomorrow War, the futuristic, sci-fi action film starring Chris Pratt, Yvonne Strahovski and Sam Richardson, had a long road to its Wednesday night premiere in Los Angeles; the movie was originally set for a December 2020 theatrical release before it was pushed to July 2021 amid the pandemic and then acquired by Amazon in […]

Person of Interest: ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Star Yvonne Strahovski Makes Leap to Sci-Fi Action Hero in ‘Tomorrow War’

A week after sending an audition tape for an American dramedy, Chuck, in 2007, Australia-born actress Yvonne Strahovski received a call saying she’d landed one of the lead roles, a CIA agent, in the pilot. She booked a round-trip flight to Los Angeles but would never use the return ticket. “Lo and behold, one thing led […]

‘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.

Yvonne Strahovski Flees Cult in Trailer for Cate Blanchett’s Netflix Immigration Series ‘Stateless’

Yvonne Strahovski has moved on from Gilead and into other type of captivity in the first look at 'Stateless,' an Australian six-part refugee drama series coming to Netflix on July 8.

‘Stateless’: TV Review | Berlin 2020

Cate Blanchett co-created this Australian Netflix series, in which she also stars as the seductive villainess of a story about immigrants stuck in the hell of “administrative detention” down under.

Netflix Snaps Up Cate Blanchett’s Refugee Drama ‘Stateless’ for Worldwide

Netflix has taken global rights outside of Australia to the refugee drama 'Stateless,' co-created by and starring Cate Blanchett.