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‘Colin in Black & White’ explores Colin Kaepernick’s formative years but fumbles in its approach

‘Colin in Black & White’ explores Colin Kaepernick’s formative years but fumbles in its approach

Colin Kaepernick possesses greater gifts as an athlete and activist than as a TV personality, which becomes apparent watching “Colin in Black & White,” a series that — much like NBC’s “Young Rock” — revisits a famous person’s early life, here by awkwardly mixing documentary and dramatic elements. As it happens, the Netflix show premieres…MORE

Jonas Brothers to be roasted in Netflix comedy special

Jonas Brothers to be roasted in Netflix comedy special

The Jonas Brothers are set to get roasted. Netflix will release the “Jonas Brothers Family Roast,” a one-hour comedy special hosted by Kenan Thompson. It will be the streaming service’s first ever family roast. Netflix describes it as “a one of a kind comedy special of epic proportions that celebrates the universal truth that no…MORE

Megan Thee Stallion celebrating college graduation

Megan Thee Stallion celebrating college graduation

Megan Thee Stallion is looking forward to her forthcoming college graduation. The Grammy-winning rapper shared photos of herself with a bedazzaled graduation cap on her verified Instagram account Tuesday. “2021 finna graduate collegeeee,” the caption on the photos read. “Taking my graduation pics today, can’t wait for y’all to see.” She is set to graduate…MORE

‘Squid Game’ creator responds to LeBron James disliking the show’s end

‘Squid Game’ creator responds to LeBron James disliking the show’s end

Count LeBron James among those caught up in “Squid Game.” The basketball icon’s thoughts were shared in a video tweeted by sports writer Kyle Goon. “I didn’t like the ending though,” James told Lakers teammate Anthony Davis. The hit Netflix’s series creator Hwang Dong-hyuk was asked for his reaction to that by The Guardian. “Have…MORE

How the fatal ‘Rust’ shooting unfolded, moment by moment
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How the fatal ‘Rust’ shooting unfolded, moment by moment

The cast and crew of “Rust” had just returned from lunch when it happened. One minute, producer-star Alec Baldwin and a handful of others were rehearsing a scene in a wooden church on a dusty Old West movie set meant to look like 1880s Kansas. The next minute, two people were bleeding from gunshot wounds…MORE

Ed Sheeran appears on ‘The Voice’ as mega mentor
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Ed Sheeran appears on ‘The Voice’ as mega mentor

Ed Sheeran appeared on “The Voice” on Monday as a mega mentor. Sheeran was part of the competition’s “Knockout Rounds,” where an artist picks their own song to perform individually while their direct competitor watches. Coaches Kelly Clarkson, Ariana Grande, John Legend, and Blake Shelton then choose the winner from their team to advance. Sheeran,…MORE

Hannah Gadsby fans are not happy with Dave Chappelle for saying she’s not funny
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Hannah Gadsby fans are not happy with Dave Chappelle for saying she’s not funny

While addressing criticism about his latest standup special, Dave Chappelle apparently stirred up some more controversy. In videos from a gig in Nashville on Sunday posted to his verfied Instagram account, Chappelle responded to backlash he received for jokes he made about transgender people during his Netflix special “The Closer.” Chappelle said he willing to…MORE

‘Schitt’s Creek’ coffee table book is everything you’d hoped for

‘Schitt’s Creek’ coffee table book is everything you’d hoped for

The “Schitt’s Creek” coffee table book is about as good as the show. Series creators and stars Dan Levy and Eugene Levy have a new tie-in book about series that goes behind the scenes, breaking down everything from scripts to David Rose’s sweater choices. It also includes six pages of every outfit Moira Rose ever…MORE

‘Dancing With the Stars’ features horror-themed show and one couple was scary good
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‘Dancing With the Stars’ features horror-themed show and one couple was scary good

“Dancing with the Stars” had a big elimination on Monday’s “Horror Night” episode, where the performances were inspired by famous horror movies and television shows, “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kenya Moore and partner Brandon Armstrong, who danced a tango to “Arachnophobia,” were eliminated after scoring 32 out of 40. “I just want to say…MORE

Kat Von D closing famous tattoo parlor
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Kat Von D closing famous tattoo parlor

Kat Von D’s move means the end of an era. The famed tattoo artist/reality star/musician and entrepreneur has announced she is shuttering her Los Angles based tattoo parlor, High Voltage. Von D, whose shop was the scene for the TLC reality series “L.A. Ink,” made the announcement on her verified Instagram account. She explained that…MORE

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