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‘Colin in Black & White’ finds its young Kaepernick

Netflix has cast the actor to play a high school aged Colin Kaepernick in its limited series. “Colin in Black & White” was announced in June from the activist and former NFL player in partnership with acclaimed director Ava DuVernay. On Tuesday Kaepernick tweeted the casting news along with a split photo showing him and…MORE

‘The Bachelorette’: Clare Crawley cries and Tayshia Adams emerges

‘The Bachelorette’: Clare Crawley cries and Tayshia Adams emerges

Hold on to your seats, Bachelor Nation, because it looks like a bumpy road is ahead. ABC gave us a sneak peek Tuesday night of next week’s drama on “The Bachelorette.” In the teaser, host Chris Harrison tells a tearful current Bachelorette Clare Crawley that she has just “blown up ‘The Bachelorette.’” “We have never…MORE

‘This is Us’ veers into current events, while introducing a new twist

‘This is Us’ veers into current events, while introducing a new twist

“This is Us” pivoted directly into current events, tackling the pandemic and, more pointedly, the fallout from the killing of George Floyd and subsequent Black Lives Matter protests. Yet the show also closed its two-hour premiere with another major twist in the Pearson family history, potentially adding a new long-lost relative to its ranks. Series…MORE

Uzo Aduba to star in “In Treatment” reimagining for HBO

Uzo Aduba to star in “In Treatment” reimagining for HBO

Hollywood is Hollywooding like it’s 2008. Roughly two weeks after we learned that “Dexter” is coming back to Showtime, HBO has announced a new iteration of “In Treatment,” set to star Uzo Aduba. The project, announced Tuesday, is being billed both as a “reimagining” of the show and a fourth season. Aduba, best known for…MORE

Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton are engaged: ‘Yes please!’

Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton are engaged: ‘Yes please!’

Blake Shelton popped the question to girlfriend Gwen Stefani and she said yes. The couple took to Instagram on Tuesday with a picture of Stefani sporting a new ring, with the caption “@blakeshelton yes please!” Shelton shared the same post and captioned it, “Hey @gwenstefani thanks for saving my 2020… And the rest of my…MORE

Brian May ‘nearly lost’ his life after heart attack

Brian May ‘nearly lost’ his life after heart attack

Queen guitarist Brian May has said he is “grateful” to be alive after suffering a heart attack, a stomach hemorrhage and other health complications this year. In May, the musician revealed that he suffered from a heart attack that he believed he “could have died” from — in addition to injuring his buttocks in a…MORE

A new trailer for the ‘Saved by the Bell’ reboot is here

A new trailer for the ‘Saved by the Bell’ reboot is here

School is back in session at Bayside High. Another look at Peacock’s “Saved by the Bell” reboot has arrived, with a trailer featuring Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Tiffani Thiessen reprising their roles of Zack Morris and Kelly Kapowski. Mario Lopez is also back as A.C. Slater and Elizabeth Berkley is here as Jessie Spano. In the…MORE

‘Sarah Cooper: Everything’s Fine’ gives the Trump satirist a bigger stage on Netflix

‘Sarah Cooper: Everything’s Fine’ gives the Trump satirist a bigger stage on Netflix

Sarah Cooper’s spot-on parodies of President Trump turned her into a social-media sensation, a promotional opportunity that didn’t present an obvious way to translate that into a more expansive version. Happily, her guest-star-studded Netflix variety special incorporates her most famous shtick — satirically lip-synching Trump speeches and interviews — while adding a few extremely clever…MORE