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‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Queens Willow Pill and Jinkx Monsoon on Adulting, Sobriety and Eating Haggis

“Drag Race: All Stars” Season 7 winner Jinkx Monsoon made “Drag Race” her-story when she became the first queen to win twice. Willow Pill is still coming to…

‘Better Call Saul’ Co-Creator Peter Gould Breaks Down the Surprising Series Finale and Jimmy and Kim’s Ending

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you haven’t watched the series finale of “Better Call Saul,” Season 6 Episode 13, “Saul Gone.” In the end, Jimmy McGill unbroke…

Conan O’Brien, Tracy Morgan, John Mulaney headline New York Comedy Festival

The festival, which will boast a 200-strong line-up, will open on Nov. 7 and run through Nov. 13.

Adele: ‘I’m Very Proud of Myself’ for Postponing Las Vegas Residency

In a cover story in the new edition of Elle, Adele speaks at length on her decision to postpone her Las Vegas residency on January 20 of this…

How ‘Hacks’ and ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Have Found a Way to Uniquely Focus on Stand-Up Comedy

In earlier sitcom eras, the stage personas of seasoned real-world stand-up comics made for reliable main characters, but rarely were they actually performing jokes professionally onstage. Only later…

Anne Heche’s final roles: movies and TV shows to air after tragic death

Heche completed several films before her untimely death. “We have lost a bright light, a kind and most joyful soul, a loving mother, and a loyal friend,” a rep said of her passing.

Could Sylvester Stallone Get His Share of ‘Rocky?’ Legal Experts Explain

Sylvester Stallone is synonymous with the character of Rocky Balboa, the scrappy underdog boxer who first brought him to the spotlight in the ’70s. But in recent years,…

Uma Pemmaraju, Fox News anchor, dead at 64

Founding Fox News Channel anchor Uma Pemmaraju died Monday at the age of 64.

New York Film Festival Unveils 2022 Slate, With New Movies From Claire Denis, Kelly Reichardt and Paul Schrader

New movies from directors Claire Denis, Park Chan-wook, Ruben Östlund, Kelly Reichardt and Paul Schrader will play at the 60th New York Film Festival, which is running from…

Here to Make Friends: Why Emmys Are Recognizing Positive Reality TV Over Dramatic Storytelling

While saltier reality shows including Bravo’s “Real Housewives” franchise and HBO Max’s “FBoy Island” are still very much a thing — and very popular — there has also…

Barack and Michelle Obama Make Surprise Appearance at Martha’s Vineyard African Film Festival for Netflix Doc ‘Descendant’

The 2022 Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival (MVAFF) kicked off Friday with great pomp and circumstance — and a few bars of “Hail to the Chief” —…

Friend reveals why Johnny Depp decided to skip Amber Heard trial verdict

Johnny Depp has had a rollercoaster of a time since winning $8.35 million in his defamation law suit against ex-wife Amber Heard on June 1. On the one hand, court documents unsealed this week revealed that his former lover Ellen Barkin said in a deposition that, during their relationship, he was “verbally abusive,” drank too…