‘I Had to Change My Underwear’

It’s clear by this point in the run of “Barry” that the show is no longer about whether or not its title character (series co-creator Bill Hader) is a redeemable human being; as Hader puts it, despite all of his lying and killing, “he doesn’t understand what he did wrong.” Instead, as the fourth and … Read more

Jeremy Strong on ‘Succession’ Funeral and Kendall “Doubling Down” Heading Into Series Finale

[This story contains major spoilers from the penultimate episode of Succession, “Church and State.”] The final season of Succession has been taking place in consecutive days and the penultimate episode of the HBO series brings with it the day of Logan Roy’s funeral. More from The Hollywood Reporter Brian Cox had previously talked about how … Read more

And the winner of ‘American Idol’ Season 21 is…

Iam Tongi, far right, wins ‘American Idol’ Season 21, while Colin Stough and Megan Danielle respectively place third and second. (Photo: ABC/Eric McCandless) On the American Idol Season 21 premiere, a soft-spoken Hawaiian singer-songwriter named Iam Tongi barely made it through his emotional audition. The 18-year-old’s biggest supporter and inspiration, his musician dad, had died … Read more

Jude Law Made Perfume Smelling Like ‘Blood, Fecal Matter and Sweat’ to Play Stinky Henry VIII in ‘Firebrand’

Jude Law wore a horrifying concoction of scents, a pungent blend of “blood, fecal matter and sweat,” to play Henry VIII in “Firebrand,” a historical thriller about the final days of the king and his sixth and last wife Katherine Parr. “I read several interesting accounts that you could smell Henry three rooms away. His … Read more

Kurt Cobain’s smashed Fender guitar sells for almost $600,000

Kurt Cobain’s smashed Fender Stratocaster guitar sold at auction for $595,900, more than 10 times its original estimate. The Nirvana frontman’s left-handed electric guitar was smashed while the grunge pioneers were making their seminal Nevermind album in the early 1990s. Reassembled but unplayable, it was expected to sell for between $60,000 and $80,000 at the … Read more