Starbucks now offers two "secret" Harry Potter drinks: the Butterbeer Latte and the Butterbeer Frappuccino. And as with most "secret" drinks, you just have to know how to order them.Read More
Seeing yourself on television for the first time is an extraordinary experience because it then shows you exactly what you have been missing this entire time.Read More
When I first started seeing the television posters for the Showtime show SMILF, I just kept thinking that it was a super unfortunate title for a show. But as they say, don't judge a show by its clickbait title.Read More
2004's The L Word, which ran on Showtime for six seasons, was revolutionary for being the first mainstream TV show that focused exclusively on a group of queer women, their lives and loves. However, it wasn't a perfect show by any stretch of the imagination (and I'm not just talking about the sudden careening into Murder-Mystery Town). However, creator Ilene Chaiken promised that its next iteration will be better on the inclusion front.Read More
Ever since I first got to know her work on Master of None, especially the awesomeness that was the Emmy-winning "Thanksgiving" episode, which she co-wrote with show creator, Aziz Ansari, I've been down for anything Lena Waithe-related. Well now, she's got her own show coming to Showtime, and it looks amazing! Check out the trailer after the jump!Read More
In the continual rehashing of things you loved back in the day, Scarface is next on the list but early details make it sound promising.Read More
What I want and what I need are two different things, Audrey.
A new teaser trailer for Showtime's Twin Peaks revival has me wondering if you can ever really go home to the uncanny town in Washington state again.Read More
With the new Twin Peaks coming to Showtime (not to mention Riverdale, which seems to want to be Twin Peaks, Jr.), I feel like I should probably give the original another whirl. The vibe of the marketing we've seen so far, including the teaser after the jump, has me intrigued.Read More
Black girls rock.
For anyone doubting diversity, it's time to have a seat. Hidden Figures is the number one movie in the country after raking in $22.8 million, thus dethroning Rogue One and exceeding expectations in the process.Read More
Emmy Rossum Wins Pay Dispute, Shameless Renewed For Eighth Season, Hollywood a Slightly Better Place
Last week, we reported on Emmy Rossum's pay dispute with Showtime and Warner Bros. Television, which left a renewal of Showtime's hit show, Shameless, hanging in the balance. Well, today, there's some excellent news for Rossum, for Shameless, and for the fight against a gendered wage gap.Read More
It's thrilling to watch as more and more women in Hollywood are standing up to gender inequality in all forms, from hiring to the wage gap. The latest of these is Shameless Emmy Rossum, who's in a unique and privileged position to set an important precedent.Read More
We get glimpses of both the old and the new cast members!
Given that the series has already wrapped filming, could it be safe to assume that a trailer chock full of brand new footage is on the way?Read More
To have belief in anything with such confidence is heroic.
Spoilers for Penny Dreadful "The Blessed Dark" to follow! For real!Read More
Are you excited for the return of Penny Dreadful? Showtime released a trailer for Season 3 today over at their YouTube channel. Enjoy! Penny Dreadful returns May 1st.Read More
It's too dreamy.
Fenn joins her former co-star Kyle Maclachlan, who will be returning as Special Agent Dale Cooper--fans of the show will recall Cooper and Audrey having something of a will-they-won't-they vibe way back when. According to reports, Fenn will have a "major presence" on the show as Audrey this time around.Read More
That's a damn blurry man.
If I were Showtime I probably wouldn't have chosen this particular week to present some new Twin Peaks footage, but David Lynch does what David Lynch wants, Star Wars be damned.Read More
Street Artists Protest Racist Portrayals of Arabs on Showtime’s Homeland Through Subversive Set Design
It's not news that Homeland has faced criticism for for perpetuating negative stereotypes of Muslims and Arabs, as well as its inaccuracy with regard to the terrorists depicted on the show. Well, three Arab street artists that were employed for "authenticity" to create graffiti on a Syrian refugee camp set decided to use the opportunity to make a statement, and the fact that they got away with it pretty much shines a spotlight on the show's race problem.Read More
I've got good news.
A teaser for the new season of Twin Peaks is here! Yes, this is all old footage, but it's also proof that it's really and truly happening again!Read More
The coffee is not what it seems.
“Shooting starts in September. The donut truck is loaded late August. A coffee cup will indeed come through a window."Read More
In which the wolfman hits the fan.
It's already the penultimate episode of Penny Dreadful season two (time flies when you're being chased by satanic witches!), and things are not going great for our lil' scooby gang.Read More