REVIEW: HBO Delivers With New Series ‘Big Little Lies’

Some major  stars have aligned  to bring Australian writer Liane Moriarty’s bestselling novel Big Little Lies to life on HBO: Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley, Zoe Kravitz, Laura Dern, Alexander Skarsgard and Adam Scott have all joined forces to tell the story of five drastically different women living in the small, wealthy beach town…

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How to Watch the ‘Beaches’ Remake on Lifetime

Garry Marshall’s 1988 weepie classic, Beaches, starring Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey, is getting a 21st century remake, courtesy of Lifetime. In the updated version, Idina Menzel and Nia Long play the pair of childhood friends who struggle to find success and happiness in their wildly different lives, but whose unique friendship endures through it all. Below is…

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HBO’s ‘The Young Pope’ Is the Series Audiences Deserve

Imagine if against all odds a secretive and deeply conservative narcissist from New York were somehow voted into the world’s highest seat of power. No, not the Oval Office—that would be ludicrous—but rather the Throne of Saint Peter. In HBO’s latest series, Italian-import The Young Pope, art imitates life with curious accuracy, and the timing…

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EXCLUSIVE: Gabrielle Union Dishes on Drama, Sex and Michael Ealy in the New Season of ‘Being Mary Jane’

The fourth season premiere of BET’s first hour-long scripted drama Being Mary Jane can’t come quick enough after the rollercoaster that was season three. From a life-altering car wreck to police brutality, it’s clear there’s nothing off-limits or too real for the show or its fans, which is why we’re waiting with bated breath to…

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EXCLUSIVE: Lusia Strus Talks Finding Her ‘Good Behavior’

TNT continues to raise the bar for its programming with Good Behavior, a show that pushes the boundaries not just for TNT but for its star Michelle Dockery (widely known as Lady Mary from Downton Abbey) and TV viewers’ acceptance of edgier, almost premium-style, content (see American Horror Story and The Walking Dead). Lusia Strus…

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Michelle Dockery Buries Lady Mary With TNT’s ‘Good Behavior’

There’s no mistaking Michelle Dockery’s new character on TNT’s Good Behavior for Downton Abbey’s Lady Mary. In her first scene, a lowly diner manager orders Letty (Dockery), an even lowlier waitress who is out on parole and struggling with her sobriety, to clean the restaurant’s toilets. Downton Abbey fans be warned: only Maggie Smith performing…