Cosby Show

Art and race deftly explored in ‘White’ by Shotgun Players

One of the more remarkable aspects of the bold and engaging <i>White</i>, currently in production by Shotgun Players at the Ashby Stage, is that James …

UC Berkeley

Paramount Network's Shelved 'Heathers' Adaptation Gets International Distribution

Satirical high school black comedy was pulled after Parkland shooting<p>Paramount Network’s shelved “Heathers” adaptation has secured international …

Paramount Network

'Mary Tyler Moore' actress Joyce Bulifant recalls almost playing Mrs. Brady, her tumultuous Hollywood marriages

Joyce Bulifant was, as she put it, “signed, sealed and delivered” to star as Mrs. Brady in a new TV show titled “The Brady Bunch.”<p>And just when she was getting ready for her close-up, ABC executives had another idea in mind.<p>“I had been out for two weeks with the wardrobe people to get the right …

Entertainment

Too much white in ‘White’ by Shotgun Players in Berkeley

It might well be possible to write a show about an entitled white guy and have the piece as a whole be way less annoying than its central character. …

Women of Color

Meghan Markle's Sister May Be On 'Celebrity Big Brother' & Things Could Get Ugly

Here's one that the world might have saw coming: Meghan Markle's sister may be on <i>Celebrity Big Brother</i><i>.</i> The outspoken relative of the Duchess of …

Celebrity Big Brother

Bill Cosby's Bitter Birthday As He's Snubbed By Celebs

1 of 4<p>Sources told The ENQUIRER that Cosby had reached out to friends and "fans" including <b>Whoopi Goldberg</b> and former <b>O.J. Simpson</b> prosecutor</b> …

Bill Cosby

25 TV Shows Every Woman Should Watch in Her 20s

To all the blessed 20-somethings out there whose tastes in almost every aspect of life are beginning to change, remember that there's an orbit for those of you delving into this significant chapter. So, we've assembled a guide of the shows to tempt you to create your own version of "Wine Down …

Entertainment

The essential TV shows you can't find on Netflix, Amazon or Now TV

Moonlighting<p>Cybill Shepherd and Bruce Willis spent the mid-80s in screwball comedy Moonlighting, and it is about time the Blue Moon detective agency found a mass audience again. Not afraid to let characters break the fourth wall or bring in Orson Welles for a cameo, Moonlighting was a …

TV

From Prince to Princess Diana, Here's the 32 Best Fashion Style Icons of the Eighties

A decade that threw out the rule book when it came to fashion, the 80s was an era that will never go out of style. From Prince to Princess Diana, …

Demi Moore

Self-Centered or Savior?: Transracial Adoption in “That Kind of Mother”

I SEE THEM all the time in my neighborhood: mismatched families of white parents and their ethnic children. The fact that I grew up a transracial …

Books

6 Most Ridiculous Portrayals of Stoners in Pop Culture

If a character in a TV show or movie is a stoner, then they’re probably lazy or constantly snacking or some other stupid marijuana stereotype. But …

Cannabis

'All The Single Ladies' Living Alone

Women living alone. The numbers are up and so is their happiness. We’ll unpack reasons why and why they’re liking it

Real Estate

The Roommate: A New Twist on Cohabitation

Tony Award Winner Phylicia Rashad Directs Chicago Premiere of<p><i>The Roommate</i><p>Written by Jen Silverman<p>June 21 – August 5, 2018<p>Ora Jones …

Los Angeles

The Risible Fantasies of Gilbert Gottfried

By Peter Mehlman<i>GQ</i>, July 1987<p>“<i>Gilbert, my God, you look great!</i>”<p>“<i>Jesus, Gilbert, that suit looks amazing on you.</i>”<p>“<i>It’s the suit they gave him on</i> the …

Comedy

New 'Creed 2' Poster Shows Sylvester Stallone 'Fighting the Good Fight'

Sylvester Stallone has shared a new <i>Creed II</i> film poster, featuring the Rocky Balboa actor "fighting the good fight."<p>The poster features Stallone …

Film Industry

How ‘A Different World’ Survived the Downfall of Bill Cosby

For many, “The Cosby Show” has become unwatchable since the dozens of sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby entered the media spotlight. Some networks, such as TV Land, have pulled the show from their lineups. (Others, like Bounce TV, initially did the same, only to resume airing reruns up …

The Arts

Why I’m Unworthy of Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood

Why I’m Unworthy of Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood<p>July 7, 2018 by Dan Peterson<p>Nearly two weeks ago, having just returned from watching a documentary about …

Fred Rogers

Trump Finally Ends Racism Against White People

Americans agree that racial discrimination is a serious problem. They just quibble slightly over who's actually suffering from its effects.<p>But …

Liberal View

Meghan Markle’s Supertoned Arms Are the Definition of Body Goals

Sun’s out, guns out! <b>Meghan Markle</b> displayed her insanely toned arms in a bright yellow sleeveless Brandon Maxwell dress when she stepped out of the …

Los Angeles

20 years on from Seinfeld - comedy's still hilarious moral vacuum

<b>It is twenty years since Seinfeld left our screens, GetIntoThis’ Andy Holland investigates the show’s continued appeal and picks ten of its defining</b> …

Liverpool

12 Plot Twists That Hurt Iconic Sitcoms (And 8 That Saved Them)

by Katerina Daley<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Plot twists have been a major component of storytelling for as long as stories have existed. Any good story has a twist …

TV

Sir Mix-a-Lot on New House-Flipping TV Show and Deeper Message Behind ‘Baby Got Back’

“Some of these rappers is kind of dainty,” Sir Mix-a-Lot says as he pumps gas en route to his Seattle home. “They think it makes them look rich if …

Nicki Minaj

Jimmie ‘JJ’ Walker Disses ‘Good Times’ Cast: ‘We Were Never Friends’

Jimmie Walker, who played J.J. on the ’70s sitcom “Good Times,” sat down recently for a tell-all interview where he served up the scoop on antics …

Janet Jackson

Federal Loans Steer Students down a Difficult, Debt-Ridden Path—But There Are Other Promising Paths

For far less cost—and quite likely no borrowing—students could learn a skill that could pay them handsomely before they’re even of legal drinking age.<p>…

College & University

Terry Crews grew up loving comics. Now, he's a superhero in the #MeToo era, fighting Hollywood hypocrisy

Times are tough in <i>Sorry to Bother You</i>, which takes place in an alternate version of our own reality. In Boots Riley's dark fantasy world, if you …

Entertainment

15 Of The Best Quotes By Rock And Roll Stars

By now you've seen the full <b>list</b> of 57th GRAMMY nominees. But with 83 categories, it's a lot of information to absorb. We've dissected the list to …

Music

What Happened To All Of The Black Teen Shows?

We currently have amazing shows that revel in the complexity of Black culture like <i>Atlanta</i>, <i>black-ish</i>, <i>Insecure</i>, and dramas like <i>Power</i> and <i>Queen Sugar</i>. …

Entertainment

Life is short, walk in your purpose

CLOSE<p>Tommy Kirschbaum was locked up four times. When he started his tattoo business, Mid-West Tattooers, he found a passion and a vocation that has …

Mississippi

Bill Cosby ‘Dying’ And ‘Planning Own Funeral’ After Sex Crimes Sentencing, Reports ‘Radar Online’

The disgraced comedian awaits sentencing on three counts of sexual assault, scheduled for September 2018.<p>Bill Cosby is allegedly “dying” and …

Bill Cosby

Ahmad Rashad gave the best response about O.J. Simpson, Bill Cosby

‘Maybe you just didn’t know them as well as you thought you knew them’<p>June 29, 2018<p>7:24 PMIn May, a photo from former NFL player and sports …

Rap & Hip-Hop