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Golden Globe ratings sink to a record low, sounding a warning to the Oscars

Golden Globe ratings sink to a record low, sounding a warning to the Oscars

For those wondering what Oscar ratings might be like in this pandemic-impacted year, based on the off-a-cliff results for Sunday’s Golden Globe awards, the forecast could be to look out below. Globes ratings plummeted more than 60% from the 18.3 million viewers who watched last year, per Nielsen data, to an average audience of 6.9…MORE

Online harassment of Rachel Lindsay condemned by ‘Bachelor’ franchise producers

Online harassment of Rachel Lindsay condemned by ‘Bachelor’ franchise producers

The executive producers of the “Bachelor” franchise have Rachel Lindsay’s back. They posted a statement on Twitter supporting the first Black “Bachelorette” after she received harassment online following an interview with the franchise’s host, Chris Harrison. “As Executive Producers of the Bachelor Franchise we would like to make it perfectly clear that any harassment directed…MORE

Hilaria and Alec Baldwin welcome new baby

Hilaria and Alec Baldwin welcome new baby

The Baldwin family looks to have a new addition. Almost six months after the Hilaria Baldwin gave birth to their fifth child together, Eduardo, she and her husband Alec shared a photo of her with their brood and a newborn baby. She wrote the number seven, a heart emoji and a photo credit to her…MORE

‘Wonder Woman’ star Gal Gadot pregnant with third child

‘Wonder Woman’ star Gal Gadot pregnant with third child

“Wonder Woman” star Gal Gadot has announced on social media that she is pregnant with her third child. The 35-year-old Israeli actress posed with her hands on her stomach in between her husband Yaron Varsano and their two daughters in a picture posted on Monday. “Here we go again,” the caption accompanying the post on…MORE

T.I. and Tiny deny sexual assault allegations as attorney seeks investigation of them

T.I. and Tiny deny sexual assault allegations as attorney seeks investigation of them

An attorney is asking two states to investigate rapper Clifford “T.I.” Harris and his wife, singer Tameka “Tiny” Harris, in the wake of sexual assault and abuse and other allegations the couple have denied. Attorney Tyrone A. Blackburn says he has been contacted by more than 30 “women, survivors, and witnesses” regarding claims against the…MORE

Taylor Swift didn’t appreciate that ‘Ginny & Georgia’ joke

Taylor Swift didn’t appreciate that ‘Ginny & Georgia’ joke

Taylor Swift is over the jokes. The singer tweeted Monday to express her displeasure with a joke included in the Netflix series “Ginny & Georgia.” “Hey Ginny & Georgia, 2010 called and it wants its lazy, deeply sexist joke back,” Swift tweeted along with a close caption of the joke “What do you care? You…MORE

‘Love Island South Africa’ cast is announced — with only 3 Black contestants

The makers of “Love Island South Africa” are facing criticism after announcing a predominantly White line-up for the show. The latest spin-off of the reality dating show-turned-cultural-phenomenon premiered on Sunday on South Africa’s M-Net network. However, the launch was subject to a wave of ridicule on social media after only three Black contestants entered the…MORE

How one documentary reframes the history of Black women

How one documentary reframes the history of Black women

Black women are the mules of the world, Zora Neale Hurston wrote in 1937. More than 80 years later, Hurston’s words in “Their Eyes Were Watching God” still ring true, but one filmmaker is on a journey to both expose that truth and alleviate it. Oge Egbuonu’s new documentary, “(In)visible Portraits,” is what she calls…MORE

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