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C’mon son! Psych: The Movie 2 has added two guest stars. EW has confirmed that Joel McHale will make a special guest appearance as a mysterious character from Lassiter’s (Timothy Omundson) past. Omundson teased the Community alum’s guest role on Twitter over the weekend. Here she is, Psychos....

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As movies of the 1960s go, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid ranks as one of the most iconic, responsible for establishing the immortal onscreen pairing of Paul Newman and Robert Redford. One of the qualities that make it a classic is the unique score, composed by Burt Bacharach with inimitable...

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It’s Always Sunny in Westeros Valley. Sunday’s Game of Thrones season 8 premiere featured numerous reunions, one romantic dragon ride, zero elephants, and, as it turns out, two blink-and-you-miss-it cameos. During Theon’s rescue of Yara, he and his crew took out a few of Euron’s men,...

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Game of Thrones returned Sunday night with “Winterfell,” the final season premiere for HBO’s hit fantasy series. James Hibberd, our man in Westeros, has already covered the episode with an in-depth recap and interviews with Kit Harington, Lena Headey, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, and writer Dave...

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Richard Powers' The Overstory, Aretha Franklin among 2019 Pulitzer Prize winners

Richard Powers’ epic nature novel The Overstory has won the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The sweeping and evocative novel, which unfolds in interlocking fables tracing the relationship between humanity and the natural world, has been one of 2018’s most lauded. It was also shortlisted for...

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Game of Thrones season 8 premiere shatters ratings record

Game of Thrones set a massive ratings record for its final season premiere. The HBO hit delivered 17.4 million viewers on Sunday evening across multiple airings and including some streaming. That makes the GoT season 8 premiere the biggest telecast in HBO’s history and the most-watched scripted...

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This retro Star Wars toy is selling for $365,000 — plus tax

“You are expensive. Very expensive.” That’s what an underworld figure growls to the bounty hunter in the new Star Wars series The Mandalorian, but it also applies perfectly to a similar masked figure who shocked this year’s galactic fan gathering in Chicago. That would be a 1979 Boba Fett...

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Labrinth, Sia, and Diplo get weird on LSD: EW review

Turn on, tune in, and drop out with the summery pop psychedelia of LSD, the acronymous supergroup comprising British multi-talent Labrinth, chart-topping singer-songwriter Sia, and Grammy-winning cross-genre DJ/producer Diplo. Like Diplo’s first album with his band Major Lazer (Guns Don’t Kill...

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How the new Hellboy movie brought Baba Yaga to life

The new Hellboy film, not surprisingly, is packed to the brim with monsters. But amidst the blood queens and pig demons, the most unsettling scene in the movie belongs to a little old Russian witch who lives in a chicken-legged hut — and moves like no creature you’ve ever seen. Baba Yaga has...

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Lizzo is primed for a pop music takeover

You know you’ve arrived when your manicurist comes to you. Though today isn’t Lizzo’s first cuticle-tending session, it might be one of her more chaotic. “I was at rehearsals, simultaneously getting my nails done, and y’all called,” she tells EW. In the weeks leading up to the release of...

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Meet the new political doc stars, from Beto to AOC

America — narratively speaking — loves a winner. Our most popular films feature reluctant but ultimately triumphant heroes (Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games) and scrappy underdogs who slay giants (just about every Star Wars movie). But two of the buzziest feature documentaries of 2019,...

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Listen: Meet E.L. James' new heroine in The Mister audiobook excerpt

Ahead of The Mister‘s publication on Tuesday, EW has an exclusive first listen of E.L. James’ new novel. An extension of the excerpt EW debuted last month, this audiobook clip introduces the author’s new heroine, Alessia Demachi, voiced here by Jessica O’Hara-Baker. “This is something...

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Manifest renewed for season 2 by NBC

Get ready for some more in-flight action! NBC announced on Monday that Manifest will return for a second season. The freshman drama stars Josh Dallas, Melissa Roxburgh, and Parveen Kaur as passengers of the mysterious Flight 82, which disappears for five and a half years, though only minutes have...

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This Is Us star Sterling K. Brown joins The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 3

This is … The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. On Monday, This Is Us star Sterling K. Brown went on Twitter to share some very exciting news: He’s getting ready to leave Southern California behind as he heads east to “do a TV show.” That TV show is none other than Amazon’s The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel....

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Game of Thrones premiere: Lena Headey had misgivings about Cersei's Euron decision

Cersei Lannister wasn’t the only one reluctant to sleep with the loathsome Euron Greyjoy. Actress Lena Headey, who plays the merciless self-appointed queen of Westeros, was similarly tough to convince that her character would agree to bed to the bullying pirate. In the Game of Thrones season 8...

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What to Watch on Monday: The series premiere of Melissa Joan Hart's No Good Nick

We know TV has a lot to offer, be it network, cable, premium channels, or streaming platforms including Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, Apple, Facebook Watch, and elsewhere. So EW is here to help, guiding you every single day to the things that should be on your radar. Check out our...

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Game of Thrones fans experience crashes on HBO/Hulu during premiere: See the emotional reactions

https://twitter.com/andrewpeak/status/1117599237016043525?s=21After waiting two years for Game of Thrones’ final season to premiere Sunday night, some members of the show’s diehard fanbase had their patience tested even further when HBO’s live streaming platforms, along with Hulu, seemed to...

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American Idol recap: The Top 14 go live for the first time

American Idol is going live, baby! And more than just drama (although the show moves with such breakneck speed it’s hard to imagine there being any time for real drama), this means that the show officially makes its transition into public voting. Tomorrow, we’ll be revealing the Top 10, which...

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Game of Thrones season 8 premiere writer breaks down those big moments

Game of Thrones writer Dave Hill penned the dramatic season 8 opener which gathered a large cast of main characters at Winterfell and included Jon Snow learning the truth about his parentage. Below, Hill gives some behind-the-scenes insight on major moments in the final season’s first episode. The...

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Game of Thrones season 8, episode 2 trailer released by HBO

HBO is releasing some more precious footage from the final season of Game of Thrones. The network revealed the above promo touting season 8’s second episode (nope, no episode title). The footage includes shots of Jaime Lannister standing in the Great Hall at Winterfell in front of Daenerys (whose...

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