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Joe Keery and Lamorne Morris join FX’s next season of Fargo

Lamorne Morris (Arnold Turner/Getty Images for Zeus Networks), Joe Keery (Roy Rochlin/Getty Images)Image: The AV Club There’s nothing quite like FX’s Fargo if you enjoy seeing the names of famous people you like from other things. The anthology nature of Noah Hawley’s crime drama has attracted a lot of cool people over the years, like …

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Summering gives us a gender-swapped Stand By Me in new clip

Lia Barnett, Madalen Mills, Eden Grace Redfield, and Sanai Victoria in SummarizingImage: Bleecker Street “What if [timeless classic], but girls?” continues to be a popular strategy in Hollywood, despite decidedly mixed results. Stand By Me is the latest to get this treatment, and though Summarizing isn’t a one-to-one reboot of the ’80s film, the influence …

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James Franco cast as Fidel Castro for some damn reason

James FrancoPhoto: Debra L Rothenberg (Getty Images) Today, in “Look, we don’t make the news, we just report on it” news: James Franco is playing Fidel Castro, we guess. This comes to us per Deadlinewhich reports that Franco—who hasn’t released a project since 2019, the year he was accused by multiple students of his Studio …

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House Of The Dragon won’t depict sexual violence, says EP

Milly Alcock and Emily Carey in House Of The DragonPhoto: Ollie Upton/HBO Here are a few things that characterize Game Of Thrones: dragons, political infighting, the Iron Throne itself, and of course, graphic sexual violence against women. The latter tends to be hand-waved away because the series is based on real medieval times, which seems …

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Matt Smith’s Summer Of Morbius comes to an unceremonious end

Matt SmithPhoto: Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/Getty Images Despite Sony’s numerous attempts to lure people to theaters to see a movie about a “living vampire,” the American public has been more than happy to simply meme the idea of ​​a Morbius movie. After all, meme-ing the movie is basically as good as seeing it, and this recent trend of …

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Kelis says “nobody cried” over Beyoncé nixing “Milkshake” vocal

KelisPhoto: Rich Fury (Getty Images) When it comes to Renaissance criticism, Beyoncé has favored quietly removing certain samples or lyrics over making public statements. First, she changed a lyric some fans deemed ableistand yesterday, she removed an interpolation of Kelis’ “Milkshake” that the artist claims Beyoncé never consulter her on. But her legions of fans …

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