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'True Justice' explores lawyer who defends death row inmates

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, 14:33 Last update: about 12 days ago Associated Press

Civil rights attorney Bryan Stevenson rarely slows down, friends and family say. It seems he's always looking over details on death penalty cases from his Montgomery, Alabama-based Equal Justice...

'Golden Girls' appears to get better with pop culture age

Monday, 8 July 2019, 09:41 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

Alexandra Wilkinson was only 2 months old when "The Golden Girls" ended its television run in 1992. But she became a fan last year while taking a course called "Women and Aging: Lessons from the...

ESPN takes a gulp of competitive eater Kobayashi in new film

Friday, 5 July 2019, 13:44 Last update: about 16 days ago Associated Press

Twinkies, pizza, hot dogs, even cow brains. If it can be eaten, chances are Takeru Kobayashi holds the world record for eating it. The 41-year-old competitive eater has no problem consuming 62...

Desus & Mero shake up the late-night talk show universe

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 14:12 Last update: about 17 days ago Associated Press

Daniel Baker and Joel Martinez may be hosts of a late-night TV talk show that attracts A-list celebrities but they don't feel like they're competing with the likes of Jimmy Fallon or Stephen...

Creator of HBO's 'Euphoria' says it tries to be 'empathic'

Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 09:19 Last update: about 18 days ago Associated Press

In the pilot of the new HBO series "Euphoria," a young woman is about to be assaulted by an angry drunk in the kitchen at a house party. Her hand happens to find a kitchen knife. She raises it....

'Friends,' 'Grace and Frankie' creator outfoxes sexism

Friday, 21 June 2019, 11:52 Last update: about 30 days ago Associated Press

Ask Marta Kauffman if there will be a "Friends" reunion someday, and the answer is a crisp "nope." Kauffman, who created the enduringly popular sitcom with David Crane and was an executive...

Aniston to Sandler before kissing scenes: 'Oil up the beard'

Thursday, 20 June 2019, 11:57 Last update: about 1 month ago Associated Press

When it came to their kissing scenes in Netflix's "Murder Mystery ," Jennifer Aniston had one requirement of co-star Adam Sandler. "I did have him learn to oil the beard up a little bit," the...

Adam Scott relishes putting women first in 'Big Little Lies'

Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 08:34 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

Women dominate "Big Little Lies ," both on the screen and in the behind-the-scenes power of Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman, who are executive producers as well as stars of the HBO...

Ventimiglia says trip showed him Red Nose charity's impact

Monday, 17 June 2019, 15:18 Last update: about 2 months ago

"This Is Us" star Milo Ventimiglia learned firsthand what the Red Nose Day's fundraising campaign means to children in need, and he's eager to spread the word. "I saw how the money was being...

New network TV shows compete with controversy for attention

Thursday, 6 June 2019, 11:13 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

When broadcasters staged their annual, extravagant showcases for next season's shows, they were after media-buyers' hearts and wallets and headlines about, say, wooing award-winner Edie Falco for a...

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