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Henry Cavill teases fans — and tests their eyesight — with glimpse of second season of ‘The Witcher’

Henry Cavill teases fans — and tests their eyesight — with glimpse of second season of ‘The Witcher’

NetflixOn his Instagram account, Henry Cavill gave fans a tantalizing tease of the upcoming second season of The Witcher. And a “tease” it is: The clip is a dizzying collection of quick cuts from Netflix’s sword-and-sorcery series, only slowing down, thankfully, to allow viewers a longing gaze at Cavill’s hirsute hunk Geralt of Rivia. It’s no wonder the post got more than 2.2 million…read more »

Elisabeth Moss’ “first love” is acting, but the director bug bit her hard in Season 4 of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Elisabeth Moss’ “first love” is acting, but the director bug bit her hard in Season 4 of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

HuluEmmy-winning actress and The Handmaid’s Tale producer Elisabeth Moss won’t be giving up acting anytime soon. But now that she’s made her directorial debut on the Hulu hit’s current fourth season, she’s hooked.  In a video interview with Deadline’s Pete Hammond, Moss explains her directorial debut was initially cut short by the COVID shutdowns. “You know, I gotta say, it wasn’t the worst…read more »

Chrissy Teigen cyberbullying controversy deepens; husband John Legend calls Michael Costello’s “receipts” fake

Chrissy Teigen cyberbullying controversy deepens; husband John Legend calls Michael Costello’s “receipts” fake

ABC/Troy HarveyJust days after Project Runway veteran Michael Costello posted what he said were images of Chrissy Teigen cyberbullying him via direct message, her husband John Legend called the messages “fake.” Costello claimed that the embattled former model bullied him to the point he was suicidal, after somebody fabricated a message that made it look like he’d used the “N-word.” Legend tweeted, “Chrissy apologized…read more »

Leslie Odom Jr. provides sweet update on infant son Able: “He’s an easy baby so far!”

Leslie Odom Jr. provides sweet update on infant son Able: “He’s an easy baby so far!”

ABCLeslie Odom Jr. is opening up about his newborn son, Able Phineas, whom he welcomed alongside wife Nicolette Robinson on March 25.  The Broadway told ABC Audio that Able is an “easy baby,” but admitted that’s probably because his first child, Lucille Ruby, put him and Nicolette through the ringer four years prior. “I don’t think we relaxed with Lucy for, like, two years, you…read more »

Billy Porter says the theater industry marginalized him for being Black and queer

Billy Porter says the theater industry marginalized him for being Black and queer

Walt Disney Television/Yolanda PerezBilly Porter reflected on being marginalized by his peers in his early acting days. Speaking with Uzo Aduba as part of Variety’s Actors on Actors series, Porter recalled the production that opened his eyes that “there was nothing for us.” “It was Angels in America in 1994,” the Pose star explained. “I just wept the whole time, looking at Jeffrey Wright play the character of Belize. No…read more »

Ciara teases her Father’s Day plans for “incredible father” and hubby Russell Wilson

Ciara teases her Father’s Day plans for “incredible father” and hubby Russell Wilson

Photo: West2East EmpireGrammy-winning singer Ciara says she definitely has her “plans together” for this year’s Father’s Day, where she — along with her three adorable children, Future, Sienna and Win — will celebrate proud papa Russell Wilson. During an interview to promote her partnership with All Good Diapers and their initiative to donate up to 10 million diapers to babies, Ciara…read more »

“What is ‘clairvoyant?'” ‘Jeopardy!’ winner predicted her exact winning dollar amount

“What is ‘clairvoyant?'” ‘Jeopardy!’ winner predicted her exact winning dollar amount

Jeopardy! Productions/Sony Pictures TelevisionWhile Kent, Ohio-based graphic designer Katie Sekelsky’s three-day Jeopardy! winning streak came to an end on Wednesday night’s show, she’s still wowing fans, thanks to an eerie prediction. On Twitter, the player shared a drawing of herself she made before her first game — in which she pictured herself winning the exact dollar amount she ended up winning that…read more »

Former ‘Dawson’s Creek’ writer Heidi Ferrer dies by suicide because of ‘long-haul’ COVID symptoms

Former ‘Dawson’s Creek’ writer Heidi Ferrer dies by suicide because of ‘long-haul’ COVID symptoms

Ferrer in 2008 — Mark Davis/Getty ImagesHeidi Ferrer, a 50-year-old screenwriter, sober coach and blogger, died by suicide after suffering severe so-called ‘long haul’ COVID-19 symptoms. Ferrer, who penned episodes of Dawson’s Creek, as well as the 2008 Paris Hilton comedy The Hottie & the Nottie, reportedly took her own life on May 26th, according to a post from…read more »

Elizabeth Olsen reveals her favorite ‘WandaVision’ Easter egg while confirming major fan theory

Elizabeth Olsen reveals her favorite ‘WandaVision’ Easter egg while confirming major fan theory

Marvel StudiosElizabeth Olsen had no problem chowing down on a series of super hot wings when dishing about her Disney+ series WandaVision. Appearing Thursday on First We Feast’s Hot Ones interview series, the actress chatted about the Easter eggs featured in the Marvel series, confirming one popular fan theory that delighted host Sean Evans. Evans asked if the house Kathryn Hahn’s character, Agatha, resides…read more »

MGM to reboot horror classic ‘Blacula’

MGM to reboot horror classic ‘Blacula’

LMPC via Getty ImagesA reboot of the 1972 Blaxploitation horror classic Blacula is in the works at MGM, according to Variety.  The trade reports the new film is a contemporary update of the franchise, and takes place following the events of the coronavirus pandemic. Its description notes the title character, “is an ancient African prince who is cursed…read more »