Rhea Seehorn on ‘Better Call Saul’ finale: ‘Love & redemption’

WARNING: Spoilers ahead for the series finale of “Better Call Saul.” “Better Call Saul” ended its six-season odyssey with Jimmy/Saul/Gene (Bob Odenkirk) sentenced to 86 years in federal prison, where he bid an emotional goodbye to ex-wife Kim Wexler (Rhea Seehorn) — but not before exoneration her, in a final colorful courtroom flourish, of any … Read more

Anne Heche dies of crash injuries after life support removed

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Heche, the Emmy-winning film and television actor whose dramatic Hollywood rise in the 1990s and accomplished career contrasted with personal chapters of turmoil, died of injuries from a fiery car crash. She was 53. Heche was “peacefully taken off life support,” spokeswoman Holly Baird said in a Sunday night statement. … Read more

Not Quit a Home Run

The 1992 movie “A League of Their Own” gets a small-screen adaptation in the Prime Video series of the same name. The result is entertaining enough and should win over nostalgic fans — but it’s not quite a home run. Now streaming, “A League of Their Own,” has a similar premise to the movie, which … Read more

Listen to the Country Crooner Howie and Simon Predict Will ‘Win It All’ on ‘America’s Got Talent’

each season America’s Got Talent showcases a variety of talents—last night featured acrobats, an animal act, comedians and a contortionist—but it’s the singers who often shine the brightest. For season 17, it’s Drake Milliganthe actor and country singer who portrayed Elvis Presley on the CMT series Sun Records and appeared on american idol in 2018. … Read more

Is ‘Miraculous Ladybug’ Anime? | The Mary Sue

Good question. Relevant to these post-modern times in which we live. It’s kind of like asking if the fire extinguisher hanging on the wall at the art museum is…also art? Some people would say “no,” and those people are pretentious. Some people would say “yes,” and those people are equally pretentious. Truth be told the … Read more

David McCullough, Pulitzer-winning historian, dies at 89

NEW YORK (AP) — David McCullough, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author whose lovingly crafted narratives on subjects ranging from the Brooklyn Bridge to Presidents John Adams and Harry Truman made him among the most popular and influential historians of his time, has died. He was 89. McCullough died Sunday in Hingham, Massachusetts, according to his publisher, … Read more

Mike Judge’s Secret Art of Satire

On March 8, 1993, “Beavis and Butt-Head” premiered on MTV. The show’s title characters—two gross, immature, violent, strangely lovable, and very American teen-agers—were like little else onscreen. Each episode involved the pair idling around their Texas town, indulging in petty acts of vandalism and moronic conversations. In between these adventures, they watched TV and made … Read more

‘Golden Girls’ LA pop-up restaurant has the golden touch

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Picture it: A vacant Beverly Hills bistro has been transformed into the set of a 1980s sitcom about four women living in Miami — but it’s also a working restaurant. Reservations have been going fast at the newly opened The Golden Girls Kitchen. Some patrons have come from out of … Read more

Mike Judge on the return of Beavis and Butt-Head in new series

cool. Beavis and Butt-Head return for the first time in 11 years with “Mike Judge’s Beavis and Butt-Head,” premiering Aug. 4 on Paramount+. The series features the “Beavis and Butt-Head” duo in all their moronic teen glory and will throw in a few surprises for longtime fans of the fire-loving Beavis and his equally sophomoric … Read more

Can she save the show?

She’s the tough-talking, God-fearing Republican who’s never been afraid to take on Whoopi Goldberg and Joy Behar — so can Elisabeth Hasselbeck take a little time to save “The View”? The 45-year-old pundit — who previously co-hosted the ABC gabfest from 2003 to 2013 — is set to return to the show Wednesday, Aug. 3, … Read more