Gabby Petito’s dad isn’t looking for closure from Brian Laundrie’s notebook.When authorities discovered Brian’s partial remains in the Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park last week, they uncovered other items in the previously underwater area, including a backpack and notebook. Police later revealed what was written inside the notebook could be “salvageable,” […]

Today's Top StoriesTrendingSimone Biles, 24, is known to the world as an exceptional, Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast, and she has her parents, Ronald and Nellie Biles to thank for their ongoing love and support in the process. Ronald and Nellie are actually Simone’s adoptive parents, but that doesn’t make them any less loving toward […]

TelevisionTessa Thompson is working on another book adaptation. The “Westworld” actress, whose production company, Viva Maude, has a first-look deal at the sci-fi Western’s home, HBO (as well as HBO Max), is developing “Luster,” a series based on Raven Leilani’s best-selling debut novel. Thompson is hot off her leading role […]

Features“Passing” is a complicated term. Whether it relates to race, gender, or sexual orientation, it connotes posing, pretending, striving to be something you’re not. On the other hand, “passing” also nods to how porous certain lines can be; if gender, sexuality, or race was always set in stone, passing wouldn’t […]

AwardsThe 2021 Gotham Award nominees have been announced, with Maggie Gyllenhaal’s “The Lost Daughter,” Rebecca Hall’s “Passing,” Shatara Michelle Ford’s “Test Pattern,” and Siân Heder’s “CODA” among the big contenders.“The Lost Daughter,” a psychological drama based on Elena Ferrante’s novel, and “Passing,” a Nella Larsen adaptation about two light-skinned Black […]

NewsSundance Institute has announced the 10 fellows taking part in its inaugural Producers Intensive this month. The two-day program, which kicked off October 21, was designed as “a means of providing creative, strategic, and professional development support for emerging fiction and nonfiction producers from traditionally underrepresented communities.”According to Deadline, in […]

[Warning: Potentially Triggering Content] Mac Miller’s drug supplier has entered a guilty plea with the feds.According to TMZ, Stephen Walter pleaded guilty to one count of distribution of fentanyl after supplying the counterfeit pills that led to the rapper’s overdose and death. Meanwhile, a second drug-related charge for conspiracy to distribute […]

Today's Top StoriesTrendingThe Cars movies are one of the most popular animated film franchises created by Pixar. And that’s saying something, considering the film studio is responsible for Toy Story, The Incredibles and more. But right now, it’s all about Cars — and more specifically, if a fourth movie is coming out! The first Cars movie was […]

Gwyneth Paltrow had a “crazy” first birth experience!While chatting with Dax Shepard on the Armchair Expert podcast on Monday, the Goop founder revealed that she suffered some intense complications while giving birth to her daughter Apple Martin that almost resulted in her death! Oh, no!!Talking about two cesareans she’s had, […]

BY Danielle Jennings#Roommates, while many are still processing the horrible tragedy that occurred on the set of Alec Baldwin’s upcoming film “Rust” that claimed the life of Halyna Hutchins—practically no one could have predicted what Donald Trump Jr. would do in response. Just days after Halyna Hutchins’ death after accidentally […]

InterviewsAmanda Lipitz is an award-winning producer, writer, and director. Her directorial debut and first feature-length documentary, “Step,” premiered in competition at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival and won the Special Jury Award for Inspirational Filmmaking. “Step” was awarded the NAACP Image Award for Best Documentary, the African American Critics Choice […]

Both Gabby Petito and Brian Laundrie are gone, but this case is not over. There are still many unanswered questions about both of their deaths — and whether they could have been prevented.One of the biggest questions raised since news first broke of Brian’s disappearance on September 17 is… HOW THE HECK […]

NewsSundance Institute has selected six artists for its inaugural Trans Possibilities Intensive. Ava Davis, StormMiguel Florez, River Gallo, Carol Grant, Mitchell (MiSha) Owens, and Savannah Ward are participating in the the three-day virtual program, which is designed to advance transgender storytellers and their projects. According to a press release, the […]

Awards“Ascension” continues to ascend. Already the recipient of honors at Tribeca Film Festival and Hamptons International Film Festival, Jessica Kingdon’s exploration of the contemporary “Chinese Dream” has tied for most nominations from the Critics Choice Documentary Awards. It received nods in six categories, including Best Documentary Feature, Best Director, and […]

The Braves may be in their first World Series since 1999, but now residents of Georgia have something to truly be excited about: Production on The Real Housewives of Atlanta Season 14 is underway. And we know who will be included in the main cast! Over the last several weeks, there […]

Not everything is going to be a radio hit nor has to be.Joshua Bassett‘s Common Sense is a delicate singer-songwriter musing on an ex-girlfriend.Beautifully done. Acoustic guitar. Some strings. And a song that could easy be the 11 o’clock number in a musical!Excellent storytelling, melody-making and singing!Check it out above!Then CLICK […]

BY Danielle Jennings#Roommates, the COVID-19 pandemic changed the workforce in life-altering ways—but it’s likely that many didn’t expect the aftermath to result in millions of Americans walking away from their jobs permanently. According to new reports, America is currently in the midst of “The Great Resignation,” as close to five […]

FeaturesFrom Sterlin Harjo’s “Reservation Dogs” on FX to Peacock’s “Rutherford Falls,” created by Sierra Teller Ornelas, Ed Helms, and Michael Schur, 2021 has offered audiences more Indigenous narratives in mainstream media created and written by Indigenous people than ever before. However, in order to continue to support Indigenous-made content, the […]

Little People, Big World fans are beside themselves with excitement. Like the pumpkin patch on Roloff Farms, their beautiful family continues to grow. Very soon, Jacob Roloff and Isabel Roloff will welcome their first child. With their December due date just around the corner, Izzy has had a lot of […]

Chris Harrison is no longer handing out roses on The Bachelor or The Bachelorette. Don’t cry too hard for the long-running television personality, however. He just handed out something even more valuable to Lauren Zima:  A large diamond ring! Harrison himself confirmed the romantic news on Monday by sharing a […]

Features“The Mis-Adventures of Awkward Black Girl” served as Issa Rae’s calling card in the industry, but it’s “Insecure” that launched her into another stratosphere. Now approaching household name status, the six-time Emmy nominee has an eight-figure overall deal with WarnerMedia and a slew of projects in the pipeline, including “Nice White […]

AwardsNorth Macedonia has chosen “Sisterhood” to represent it in the 2022 Oscars’ International Feature race. From writer-director Dina Duma, the drama tells the story of inseparable teenage girls whose friendship takes an unexpected turn when they’re involved in the accidental death of a classmate.“The country received its second [International Feature] […]

BY Danielle JenningsRoommates, in the latest chapter in the ongoing saga surrounding Dave Chappelle’s ‘The Closer,’ the award-winning comedian recently addressed the controversy head-on during a live performance. Directly addressing claims that he was invited to speak with members of the LGBTQ+ community and refused, he stated firmly “that’s not […]

FeaturesSelma Blair holds no illusions about her place in Hollywood. Whether it’s “Cruel Intentions,” “Legally Blonde,” or “Hellboy,” she’s best known standing beside, or rather behind, her more famous counterparts. “I was always very conscious that I was a supporting actress,” she explains in “Introducing, Selma Blair.” “Everything I did […]

They do, you guys. They really, truly do. On Friday, Nathan Bates and Esther Keyes exchanged vows in lavish ceremony attended by a whopping 350 friends, famiily members and loved ones, becoming husband and wife about six months after getting engaged. The nuptials took place in Pennsylvania and were officiated by Pastor […]

Today's Top StoriesTrendingWith Halloween less than one week away, the Oct. 25 episode of Dancing with the Stars is appropriately HORROR themed! The remaining ten couples perform routines inspired by some of the most all-time classic horror films and television shows. After Melanie C’s shocking elimination last week, it’s clear that anything […]

Trailers“What a fine young man you’re becoming,” Mamie Till-Mobley (Adrienne Warren, “Orange Is the New Black”) tells her son in “Women of the Movement,” ABC’s upcoming anthology series about the female activists who shaped the civil rights movement. A teaser has arrived for the first season, which centers on Mamie […]

After more than a month of widespread searching, wanted fugitive Brian Laundrie was confirmed dead last week. It was a frustrating conclusion to the manhunt, creating new questions while answering very few. One of the first experts to review Brian’s remains was the medical examiner. With the autopsy results inconclusive, […]

So, about the Brian Laundrie “suicide note” that’s going around…The sole person of interest in the murder of his fiancée Gabby Petito was found dead last week in the Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park, an area adjacent to the expansive Carlton Reserve where authorities had been searching for weeks. This was […]