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Amanda Seyfried recalls doing nude scenes at 19: ‘I wanted to keep my job’

The “Mean Girls” star revealed she wore her undergarments in order to “keep [her] job.”

‘Hold All My Calls, Unless It’s Tom Cruise’: Remembering Attorney to the Stars Bert Fields

In July 2012, I showed up at the office of legendary Hollywood litigator Bert Fields along with Variety freelancer Bob Verini. We were doing a Q&A with the…

Olivia Newton-John made ‘pact’ with God to save daughter’s life

The pop superstar — who died Monday at the age of 73 — had spoken of the pact last year in an interview with the A Life of Greatness podcast.

Olivia Newton-John dead: Iconic pop star and ‘Grease’ actress was 73

Olivia Newton-John has passed away at the age of 73. The “Grease” legend died at her ranch in Southern California Monday morning, surrounded by family and friends following a long battle with cancer. The sad news was announced on her official Facebook page in a statement reading: “Olivia has been a symbol of triumphs and…

‘Batgirl’ cast ‘humiliated’ — Warner Bros. didn’t tell them their movie was dead

Leslie Grace, Brendan Fraser and Michael Keaton only learned the bad news after The Post broke the story that Warner Bros. was shelving the mostly completed DC Comics film. 

‘Alex’s War’ Review: A Gripping and Disturbing Look at Alex Jones and the Politics of Unreality

At the start of “Alex’s War,” a documentary about Alex Jones, the infamous talk-news conspiracist guru of InfoWars is described by assorted media outlets as “a performance artist,”…

Tony Dow, Who Played Wally Cleaver on ‘Leave It to Beaver,’ Dies at 77

Tony Dow, the actor and director best known for playing the stalwart older brother Wally Cleaver to Jerry Mathers’ Beaver in the iconic series “Leave It to Beaver,”…

‘Bridgerton’ Star Regé-Jean Page Would Make a Great James Bond, Russo Brothers Suggest

Regé-Jean Page, the breakout star from the first season of “Bridgerton,” could be a great James Bond, according to the Russo Brothers, who directed him in Netflix film…

How ‘Nope’ Found Inspiration in Everything From ‘Heaven’s Gate’ to ‘Full House’ to the Deep Sea

Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen “Nope,” now in theaters. Jordan Peele’s latest film “Nope” is set on the outskirts of Hollywood, focusing on people…

‘Nope’ Director Jordan Peele Shares a Deeper Look at ‘Gordy’s Home!’ With Chimp Sitcom’s Opening Credits

SPOILER ALERT: This piece contains spoilers for Jordan Peele’s “Nope,” which is now playing in theaters. Jordan Peele is flexing his world-building for “Nope.” On Sunday morning, the…

‘Nope’s’ Deadly Chimp Attack, Explained: What It Means and How It Fits Into the Plot

SPOILER ALERT: THE ENTIRE PLOT OF ‘NOPE’ WILL BE DISCUSSED IN THIS ARTICLE. Jordan Peele’s films are densely constructed, with plenty of symbolism and parallel storytelling built in.…

‘Abbott Elementary’ star Sheryl Lee Ralph schools Jalen Rose

Sheryl Lee Ralph plays a teacher on the ABC mockumentary-style sitcom “Abbott Elementary,” about an understaffed school in Philadelphia. And in real life, she embraces an educator’s ethos. In fact, within the first two minutes of our “Renaissance Man” interview, she corrected my arithmetic when I said she’s been in the industry for five decades….