Kate Makarin

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Killing Eve’s Runaway Success Proves There’s an Audience for Off-Kilter Drama

“Keep it weird,” is what BBC America president Sarah Barnett told show-runner Phoebe Waller-Bridge. The advice worked.<p><i>Killing Eve</i> ends its first season on Sunday, and the drama series has achieved some marvelous things since it premiered in April. It propelled 46-year-old <b>Sandra Oh</b> to the top of the …

TV

20 Lazy Summer Desserts for Easy Entertaining in a Pinch

On an uneventful Friday night, you decide to invite over some friends. As soon as you shoot out the group text, stress sets in as you realize you …

Dessert

Who Will Avenge the Avengers From These Very Mean Tweets?

Millions of people may have flocked to the movies this weekend to see <i>The Avengers: Infinity War</i>, but that doesn’t mean everyone likes the cast. To …

Marvel Universe

Bill Hader And Conan O’Brien Hack And Slash Their Way Through ‘God Of War 4’ In A Hilarious Clueless Gamer

<i>God of War 4</i> is not only the best-selling first-party game in the PlayStation 4’s history, it’s also an early Game of the Year contender. The follow-up to some of the most enduring action games of the last 15 years has been a labor of love that took a half-decade to create, so the overwhelmingly …

Comedy

When a Mass Murderer Has a Cult Following

Unlike other mass murderers — Dylann Roof, Anders Behring Breivik, or even the Unabomber — the suspect in the Toronto van attack that killed ten and …

How '80s Comedies and Hollywood Beauty Standards Helped Inspire 'I Feel Pretty'

With their Amy Schumer-starring film, writer-directors Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein hoped to revive character comedy in the vein of 'Big' and …

Easy 9x13 Cobbler Recipes That'll Make Sure Everyone Gets Seconds

Because if we're being honest, the 8x8 is never really enough.<p>Though cobblers may be seen as an easy Southern classic, it takes the perfect balance …

Baking

What Was It Like to Visit Versailles in Its Heyday? The Met's Lavish New Exhibit Shows Us

Take a look inside "Visitors to Versailles (1682–1789)" before it opens to the public on Monday.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>1608<p>1.6K<p>SHARES<p>Even …

‘Atlanta’ Review: ‘Teddy Perkins’ Is More Nightmarish Than ‘Get Out,’ and We Still Haven’t Recovered

The episode references Jordan Peele's Oscar-winning film, “What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?” and more to build moments of disquieting</i> …

Trust: The Story Behind Brendan Fraser’s Brilliant, Oddball Character

Fraser plays James Fletcher Chace on the Getty kidnapping drama, the same figure Mark Wahlberg played in All the Money in the World.<p>You likely didn’t even realize that you missed <b>Brendan Fraser</b> until he sauntered out of a Surrey bed and breakfast, placed a cream-colored Stetson on his head, and …

Entertainment

Party Report: Inside Darren Criss, Ricky Martin's 'Assassination of Gianni Versace' Finale Celebration (Photos)

A tour through the top industry bashes of the week with the Party Report’s Mikey Glazer

Exclusive: How Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Hid Out from the Paparazzi When Their Relationship Went Public

In her new book, Vanity Fair contributor Katie Nicholl reveals new details about the days after Harry and Meghan’s relationship first hit the tabloid page, and what inspired the prince to make an unprecedented public statement in support of his future fiancée.<p><i>In this exclusive excerpt from her</i> …

Prince Harry

Clare Waight Keller recontextualises Catherine Deneuve's 80s Glamazon look at Givenchy

<i>The Hunger</i> may be the least good, most referenced film in history. While it was met with a degree of critical opprobrium and widespread public indifference on its release in 1983, the erotic, voyeuristic thriller (directed by Tony Scott and starring Catherine Deneuve and David Bowie) has become an …

As the Oscars Approach, Time’s Up Looks Beyond the Red Carpet

The nascent organization stormed the Golden Globes with all-black dresses and activist dates—but on the eve of the Academy Awards, leaders like Shonda Rhimes and Laura Dern want everyone to know that the group has bigger things on its mind.<p>Just three nights before the Oscars, a cadre of Time’s Up …

Sexual Harassment

'Portlandia' Final Season: We Put a Bird on the Show's 15 Best Sketches

From beet emergencies to artisanal knots, Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein return for Season 8 on Jan. 18

The 15 most popular Instant Pot recipes of 2017

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Cooking

The Avalanche of Rock ’n’ Roll Death

Andre Calilhanna, like countless kids before him, fell hard for rock ’n’ roll. It was the early 1980s in suburban Maryland and his parents were Middle-Eastern immigrants who enjoyed classical music and had barely heard of Elvis Presley. Seeing Styx live at the Capital Centre<i>,</i> or drumming in high …

Music

12 Best Slow Cooker Recipes

Love your slow cooker? Try one of these top-notch recipes for stews, tacos, lasagna, and more.<p>Slow-Cooker Vegetarian Chili With Sweet …

Phantom Thread Review: The Most Surprising Love Story of the Year

Paul Thomas Anderson has made an unexpectedly charming film.<p>There’s something endearing, but also puzzling, about <b>Paul Thomas Anderson’s</b> romantic partnership with actress-comedian <b>Maya Rudolph.</b> Forgive me for delving into a director’s personal life, but <i>Phantom Thread,</i> the new film from the celebrated …

Love Stories

Eminem Wasted This Political Moment on Revival

The rapper's Trump burns are overshadowed by embarrassing features and production.<p>When Donald Trump began his disgraceful rise in American politics, it seemed like the era of Eminem had ended. How can Eminem—a man whose fame was defined by becoming a pariah of conservatives for his naughty language …

Rap & Hip-Hop

‘Mr. Robot’ Season 3 Finale Shocker: Sam Esmail On Tonight’s Revelation, Surprise Guest What’s Next In Season 4

Spoiler Alert: This story contains details about tonight's season 3 finale of Mr. Robot on USA Holy cow. Everyone take a deep breath, because that …

I, Tonya’s Costume Designer on Why She Didn’t Want to Take a Cheap Shot at ’90s Fashion

Jennifer Johnson, the costume designer for <i>I, Tonya</i> (in theaters today) isn’t a fan of irony. In fact, she was hesitant to take on the Tonya Harding biopic in the first place. “When I first heard of the idea that this movie was a possibility, I was very skeptical,” she said the day after meeting …

Ralph Lauren

From 1998 to 2001, Pixar Had a Blooper Reel at the End of Three of Its Films Which are Still Hilarious

The Pixar blooper reels that used to run were insanely funny, and from 1998 to 2001 they were kind of expected since they were a pleasant addition to …

Mr. Robot Recap: Moment of Truth

Mr. Robot<p>eps3.6_frederick&tanya.chk Season 3 Episode 7<p>Editor's Rating 4 stars<p>Last week, after stopping an attack on E Corp’s New York storage …

Thanksgiving Viewing Guide 2017: What's on TV (Photos)

TheWrap’s guide to movies, marathons and TV specials airing this holiday weekend

Entertainment

15 Best Thanksgiving TV Episodes and Specials Ever (Photos)

“Friends” wasn’t the only show to dedicate entire installments to the annual holiday

Inside How Stranger Things 2 Created a Bigger, Badder Upside Down

The Upside Down, a parallel dimension accessible through the sleepy town of Hawkins, Indiana, is a haunting campfire story come to life. When …

Entertainment

‘Mr. Robot’ Review: The Stunning ‘Runtime Error’ is One for the TV History Books

(We’re going to kickstart our weekly discussion of USA’s Mr. Robot season 3 by answering one simple question: who had the biggest mental breakdown in …

TV

‘Mr. Robot’ Creator and Cinematographer Reveal What It Took to Make Episode 5 Look Like One Long Take

Any fan of “Mr. Robot” knows that the show loves its long takes. But Season 3, Episode 5, “eps3.4_runtime-err0r.r00,” took it to a whole new level. …

TV

How Toby's Flawless Behavior Is Creating Problems for 'This Is Us'

The This is Us episode "The Most Disappointed Man" didn't offer many happy endings for the Pearson family. Randall discovered that if he wanted to …

Breakups