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Jay-Z, Tina Knowles Celebrate New ‘Soul of a Nation’ Exhibit at Broad Museum

“This show is so important. I mean, it’s our history — and it’s a very important part of our journey,” Tina Knowles Lawson said about Friday night’s opening of the exhibition “Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963 – 1983” at the Broad Museum in DTLA. “I’m just so impressed […]

Jordan Peele Explains the Meaning Behind the ‘Us’ Michael Jackson Reference

Jordan Peele’s horror movie “Us” is filled with pop culture references, from “Jaws” to “Goonies.” But the most divisive might be right in his opening sequence. Warning, minor spoilers ahead. The movie about a couple (played by Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke) and their children being hunted and brutalized by a mysterious family that looks just […]

‘Pretty Little Liars’ Spin-Off Unexpectedly Coincides With College Admissions Scandal

It was a case of art imitating life at last night’s Hollywood premiere of “The Perfectionists” — Freeform’s “Pretty Little Liars” spinoff about a scandal involving college students striving for excellence by any means necessary — which, of course, was preceded by a real-life college scandal involving Hollywood celebrities who allegedly didn’t let a little […]

Keira Knightley Talks ‘Aftermath,’ Alexander Skarsgård and Another Itchy Wardrobe

The reigning queen of period pieces, Keira Knightley, knows a thing or two about historical clothing. “Lining. Lining is always important,” the Oscar-nominated actress playfully advised on Wednesday at the premiere of her post-WWII drama “Aftermath.” “If you get a lot of itchy stuff always put lining in it. I have learned that from having […]

Charlize Theron Has ‘Empathy’ For Megyn Kelly After Playing Her in Roger Ailes Movie

It was long after Roger Ailes allegedly sexually assaulted and harassed her that Megyn Kelly went public with her story about the disgraced former FOX News CEO. She explained that she confided in a supervisor but was advised keep quiet and just avoid Ailes if she could. “In retrospect, it was terrible advice,” Kelly said […]

Why Jordan Peele Didn’t Smoke As Much Weed While Writing ‘Us’ As He Did for “Get Out”

Fatherhood has changed Jordan Peele. The writer-director has made no secret about smoking some weed while he was writing “Get Out.” “I didn’t know if [‘Get Out’] was ever going to get made,” Peele said at the 2018 African American Film Critics Association Awards gala. “I’d go home, smoke a little bit of weed and […]

Top Marvel Executive: ‘The World Is Ready’ for a Gay Superhero in the MCU

Marvel’s production chief Victoria Alonso says it’s time a gay superhero appears in the MCU franchise. “The world is ready, the world is ready,” Alonso told Variety at the Los Angeles premiere of “Captain Marvel.” The subject of LGBTQ representation in the MCU has been a hot topic on Twitter this week after The Hashtag […]

Julianne Moore on Learning to Dance With John Turturro In ‘Gloria Bell’

Julianne Moore was the belle of the ball last night at her homecoming premiere of “Gloria Bell.” The Oscar winner expressed her excitement to Variety about collaborating with filmmaker Sebastián Lelio on the U.S. adaptation of his 2013 Chilean film. “I saw the movie and I wanted to meet Sebastián,” Moore said. “I wanted to […]