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Christy Pi?a

Associate Editor

Christy Pi?a writes and edits breaking entertainment news while running the news desk and creating original content for She came to the publication as an intern for the 2020 awards season before returning full-time in March 2021 as the Social Media Coordinator, where she won a National Arts and Journalism award for Best Journalistic Use of Social Media. She now serves as an Associate Editor with an interest in TV coverage.

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‘Sex Education’ Says Goodbye: Everything to Know About the Final Season

[This story contains spoilers through season three of Sex Education.] It’s time to say goodbye to Moordale Secondary Cavendish Sixth Form College. In July, Netflix announced Sex Education‘s upcoming fourth season would be its last. The end of season three saw Moordale Secondary closing after the school’s acapella group and swing band performed “Fuck the […]

Eric Clapton Raises $2M for Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Campaign in California

Eric Clapton performed at a fundraiser for presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy Jr. at a private estate in Brentwood near Los Angeles. The event raised $2.2 million for Kennedy: $1 million for the campaign and $1.2 million for a PAC supporting the candidate. “I am deeply grateful to Eric Clapton for bringing his musical artistry […]

Nia DaCosta Says She Confided in Her Fellow Marvel Director When Stressed While Filming ‘The Marvels’

Nia DaCosta is opening up about her time directing upcoming superhero film The Marvels. The writer-director spoke with Vanity Fair ahead of the Nov. 10 release date of the Captain Marvel sequel, starring Brie Larson, Teyonah Parris and Iman Vellani. In the conversation, she revealed she turned to one of her fellow Marvel directors in […]

Billy Miller, ‘Young and the Restless’ Daytime Emmy Winner, Dies at 43

Billy Miller, the three-time Emmy winner for The Young and the Restless who also had long-running roles in All My Children and General Hospital, has died. He was 43. The actor died Friday in Austin and was struggling with manic depression at the time, his manager told The Hollywood Reporter on Sunday, which would have […]

Whoopi Goldberg Defends Hasan Minhaj Embellishing Jokes in Stand-Up: “That’s What We Do”

Whoopi Goldberg came to Hasan Minhaj’s defense following claims that some of the jokes in his stand-ups are embellished. During a segment on The View Monday, Goldberg and her fellow co-hosts took a moment to discuss Minhaj exaggerating things that have happened to him at times for the sake of the joke. “That’s what we […]

Halle Berry Says She Told Drake “No” When He Asked Her for Permission to Use Her Getting Slimed for His Song Cover

Halle Berry is speaking out about Drake’s new single cover for “Slime You Out.” The rapper released his new song, which marks his first collaboration with SZA and is the first from his upcoming album For All the Dogs, on Friday. The cover of the single features an image of Berry getting slimed at the […]

Drew Barrymore, ‘The Talk’ Pausing Talk Show Returns Amid Strike Pushback

Drew Barrymore has announced she is pausing her self-titled talk show amid the writers strike. Last week, the actress and Drew Barrymore Show host revealed her show would be returning without writers and would abide by strike rules in not discussing struck work. Barrymore apologized after she received pushback and said there was nothing she […]

Bob Odenkirk Says He Was Too Young When He Joined ‘SNL’: “It Was Existentially Dangerous”

Bob Odenkirk is getting candid about his time on Saturday Night Live. During a recent appearance on Tig Notaro’s podcast Don’t Ask Tig, the Better Call Saul star explained it was difficult for him to start out in comedy, especially his time as a writer on the late-night sketch series from 1987 to 1991. While […]

Russell Brand Accused of Rape, Sexual Assault During Height of His Fame

Russell Brand has been accused of rape, sexual assault and emotional abuse during a seven-year period at the height of his fame. Four women have alleged that Brand sexually assaulted them between 2006 and 2013, while he was a BBC presenter and acting in Hollywood films, a joint investigation among The Sunday Times, The Times […]

Film Academy Announces Student Academy Award Winners

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced on Friday the winners of its 50th annual Student Academy Awards. The 14 winners were chosen from a total of 2,443 entries from 720 colleges and universities around the world. Those who take home trophies at the student awards are eligible to compete at the following […]

Oprah Winfrey Says Maui Wildfires Fund Criticism “Took the Focus” Away From the People Impacted

Oprah Winfrey addressed the online criticisms she and Dwayne Johnson have faced following the launch of their People’s Fund of Maui, which distributes cash directly to people who were affected by the wildfires on the Hawaii island. Winfrey and Johnson contributed an initial payment of $10 million to the fund and invited the public to […]

‘Barbie’ Music Producer Says Hit Song “I’m Just Ken” Almost Had a Much Smaller Role in the Film

“I’m Just Ken” almost had a much smaller role in Greta Gerwig’s record-breaking Barbie. In a new featurette promoting the film’s release on streaming, Gerwig, music producer Mark Ronson, Ryan Gosling, Ncuti Gatwa and more of the cast and crew opened up about the making of the now-hit song. “It went from being this song […]