TV Guide's top 10 best TV performances of 2016



8.Kelly Bishop in Gilmore Girls
6.Millie Bobby Brown on Stranger things
3.Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister in Game of Thrones


-Cersei had the most visceral story and character arc from the women in GOT season 7 thanks to Lena's performance

2.Thandie Newton as Maeve Millay in Westworld

-has the most electric story on westworld
-because of Thandie Newton's performance, Maeve is the character to feel most compassion for and root for
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do you agree with this list? i would have included rami malek and tatiana maslany

Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, and More on USO Holiday Tour Day 3


Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Ray Allen, Maya DiRado, Craig Campbell, and Jim Karol have spent the past few days visiting Turkey and Qatar. Today they continued on the USO holiday tour with a visit to an air base in Afghanistan.warning: content heavyCollapse )

source: congo. jabaar madyun. chris evans. l drake. james garamone. ray allen. miss swan. briana morgan. maya dirado.

Kathy Griffin heckles Megyn Kelly at THR Women in Entertainment event



Megyn Kelly was giving the opening remarks (why?) at the Women in Entertainment event, hosted by The Hollywood Reporter, today. Megyn said she has high hopes for Trump, that's when you hear Kathy boo, Megyn tells her to stop and then says some nonsense, to which Kathy says "fuck him".

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Britney Extending Her Vegas Residency until 2019!




If you're a Britney fan you will have no excuse for not flying to Vegas to see Britney since reportedly the showgirl will be extending her Vegas residency until 2019.
-Her Vegas residency started in 2013.
-According to the production company responsible for the screens used in her show, Britney has plans to continue performing in Las Vegas until at least 2019.
-when asked if she'll ever tour again Britney recently responded:
"You never know, honestly, my situation right now is very cool, I'm kind of spoiled,".

will you be flying to Vegas to hear her perform her hits in CD quality?
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Publisher Cries "Censorship" After Getting Called Out on Their Shit

Abrams Books, a publisher of illustrated books (known for Diary of a Wimpy Kid), came under fire recently after they published a book entitled "Bad Little Children's Books." The book is a compilation of "satirized" covers of children's books geared towards adults and meant to be humorous. However, after a piece on Book Riot, some of the pages of this book began to draw many eyebrows from the book community.



One of the most widely circulated pages of this book is an Islamophobic image of a little girl in a head covering bringing a bomb-wrapped present for her friend. The title on this cover is "Happy Burkaday, Timmy" and is authored by a "Ben Laden."

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Debbie Reese has a great thread on Twitter in which she compiled this information. I recommend perusing it if you want more information that I may have missed here. The Huffington Post also did a pretty good piece on this. As that piece notes, although the author and publisher claim that the bigotry in the book is trying to "poke fun at racial, religious and ethnic stereotypes, but in practice only [emphasizes] them."

RPDR contestant becomes first performer eligible for both best actor and actress Oscar in same film



- Kelly Mantle is a RuPaul's Drag Race alumna who may be nominated for an Oscar

- The Academy announced it will let her be considered for best supporting actor and actress for her role in the indie film Confessions of a womanizer

- Kelly indentifies as gender fluid

- This is the first decision of its kind in Oscar history

- Director and writer Miguel Ali was the one who pushed for Mantle to be considered for both categories, and although she isn't nonimated yet he thinks this is a huge breakthrough

- He also believes the androgynous/transgendered community is the most untapped resource in Hollywood and needs more attention

There's a link to the scene submitted for consideration @ the SOURCE

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Hairspray Live! promo + Viewing Post

NBC has posted a promotional video with Harvey Fierstein, who chats with the cast of Hairspray Live! Hairspray Live! airs tonight on NBC, at 8 pm EST. Hairspray Live's cast includes Maddie Baillio, Jennifer Hudson, Harvey Fierstein, Ephraim Sykes, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Kristin Chenoweth, Ariana Grande, Sean Hayes and more.

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I hope a viewing post is okay, mods, since we had them for the previous live NBC musicals!

Gael Garcia Bernal makes #losXVderubi parody video



- The hashtag #losXVderubi has been a trending topic in Mexico.
- The parents of Rubi Ibarra Garcia made a video to invite people to their daughter's quinceañera.
- The company that the parents hired to make the video posted it on their Facebook page.
- Ogarrio.com then posts the video on their site. The video becomes viral and over 1.2 million people have accepted the Facebook invite to go to Rubi's quince.
- Artists like Larry Hernandez announce that they are going too.
- There was a rumor that Rubi's parents cancelled the party because of the overwhelming response on social media. In a interview they denied the rumor and insist everyone is invited to Rubi's quince.

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Are you going to los quince de Rubi ONTD?