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    Patricia Clarkson Is Terrifying in Sharp ObjectsThe 58-year-old actress has made a career out of playing dark, alluring characters.
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    Boots Riley Wants You to StrikeThe Coup rapper just made his first movie, Sorry to Bother You, about the ravages of late-stage capitalism — and it’s poised to be a hit.
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    If You’re Feeling Anxious or Depressed, Aparna Nancherla Has Some Jokes for You“It’s weird that anxiety is finally on message.”
  4. Justin Hartley’s Long Road to This Is UsHow the self-described ‘journeyman actor’ landed on NBC’s hit drama.
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    Misogyny Is Boring As HellCarmen Maria Machado writes fantastical tales about the banal horrors of sexism. Lately, it’s her story about Junot Díaz that’s getting attention.
  6. Retta Has a Story to TellIn her upcoming memoir, the actress chronicles her adventures in Hollywood — including that time Taylor Swift cut her in line to the bathroom.
  7. J. Cole Just Wants to Be HimselfThe 33-year-old rapper on his new album, SoundCloud disses, and how he stopped caring what other people think.
  8. Meet Justina Ireland, YA Twitter’s Leading WarriorHow the activist and author became the most controversial figure in young-adult literature, one tweet at a time.
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    Coffee With Edie Falco, Buddhist Mom of the West VillageOn her early years in New York, why Louis C.K. deserves another chance, and why this is “the last dying gasp of rich white men.”
  10. Anya Taylor-Joy Is Ready for Her Close-UpSince breaking out in The Witch, the 21-year-old actress has quickly become one of the most recognizable faces in horror.
  11. How Grief Led Diane Kruger to the Bravest Performance of her CareerThe actress discusses how love and loss shaped her performance in the German-language thriller In The Fade.
  12. John Early Is Laugh-Out-Loud FunnyThe Search Party actor and comedian holds court onscreen, and during a dinner party. Tonight, it’s his homemade cacio e pepe. (Recipe included.)
  13. How Doug Jones Became Guillermo del Toro’s Favorite MonsterIn The Shape of Water, the 57-year-old actor gets to be something he’d never been before — the hero.
  14. Can Melissa Leo Scream Her Way To Another Oscar?This year, the actress became one of cinema’s most terrifying nuns — and in the process, tapped into our current moment of “beautiful female rage.”
  15. Call Me by Your Name’s Timothée Chalamet Is a Superfan Who Made It BigThe 21-year-old lead of 2017’s most swoon-worthy film is about to blow up. How he’s dealing with fame, acclaim, and those old rap videos.
  16. Bethenny for President?These days, a reality star who devotes her time to disaster relief inspires a surge of tweets calling for her to run for office.
  17. Meet Claes Bang, Star of The Square and Your New James Bond–ian Danish CrushHow Bang went from being an unknown Danish actor to the swoon-inducing star of Ruben Östlund’s latest.
  18. ‘I Only Have My Chihuahuas’: Why The Florida Project’s Sean Baker Won’t Sell OutWhat does it take to direct an Oscar contender and sustain a career as an independent filmmaker? More sacrifices than you might expect.
  19. Patrick Rothfuss Is About to Be Fantasy’s Next SuperstarAs the author adapts his beloved trilogy for film and TV with Lin-Manuel Miranda, one question haunts him: Where’s the third book?
  20. Ali Fazal, the Bollywood Star Who Charmed the CrownThe star of Victoria & Abdul on sipping tea with Judi Dench, making the leap from India to America, and the rapidly shifting global film industry.
  21. Dylan O’Brien Is Ready to Talk About That AccidentDylan O’Brien was groomed to be Hollywood’s next young leading man. Then a tragic accident made him question everything.
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    Lakeith Stanfield Is a Very Serious Actor — But Not That Serious“I’m a stupid human, just like you are.”
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    Liam Gallagher’s Latest Slew of Insults, Ranked From Least to Most Absurd“Fuck the sea. I ain’t going in that. Fuck that, mate. That ain’t meant for us.”
  24. The Eternal, Childlike Wonder of Kyle MooneyRunning around Philadelphia’s science museum with the SNL and Brigsby Bear star.
  25. Steven Yeun Finds Life After GlennThe Okja star on navigating Hollywood after The Walking Dead.
  26. What It’s Like to Make Your First Movie With an All-Female Crew“When you come to a set like this and it’s all women, all that ego goes away.”
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    Elisabeth Moss Is the Queen of Peak TVHow The Handmaid’s Tale star built the most enviable résumé in television and discovered her personal feminism along the way.
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    The Swift and Stealthy Rise of Carrie CoonHow The Leftovers and Fargo star quietly became one of TV’s gutsiest actors.
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    The Discovery’s Charlie McDowell Is Bringing the Afterlife to Netflix (Again)Director Charlie McDowell – yes, Malcolm’s son – went from surfing in Ojai to directing heady sci-fi.
  30. streaming movies
    This Sundance Movie Won’t Flop in Theaters — It’s Headed Straight to NetflixMacon Blair’s I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore charmed Sundance. Now it’s part of Netflix’s mission to become a player in movies.
  31. Check Out ‘The Washington Post’s Fantastic Norm Macdonald ProfileNorm Macdonald is widely regarded as one of the funniest standups working today, but he’s never had much luck when it comes to starring in a TV […]
  32. CollegeHumor Looks Beyond the Internet The Big Breakfast studios – CollegeHumor’s production company that opened shop in Los Angeles two years ago – currently sit opposite of a […]
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