An internal struggle to reinvent ‘SNL’ as 8 cast members leave

Middle age is no joke. And as ‘Saturday Night Live’ celebrates its 50th birthday on the horizon – the show Season 48 premieres on October 1 – Some wonder if the years have caused huge losses. Seven of the main cast members left: Pete Davidson, Chris ReedKate McKinnon, Kyle Mooney, Eddie Bryant, Melissa Villasinor and … Read more

Chromecast with Google TV HD is official and available now

In a somewhat strange move, Google officially announced the new Chromecast with Google TV HD and make it widely available today. The new Chromecast comes in at $29.99, which is cheaper than the current Chromecast with Google TV and does a few things differently than its predecessor. Overall, the story of this device comes down … Read more

Talk shows like Jennifer Hudson need to evolve to survive

Jennifer Hudson He knows how a crowd of people works. When her syndicated talk show aired on Fox on Monday, September 12—which also marked Hudson’s 41st birthday—the ensemble was dressed in bright pink from head to toe: dress, tights, boots, nails, makeup. Before taking her place on the cushioned sofa in center stage, already breathless … Read more

Costumes, wands, castles, flutes: Queen Elizabeth’s funeral had it all

Sep 19, 2022 at 4:23pm EST Spectators stationed along London’s Horseguards Parade watch live coverage of Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral on the phone. (Sarah L. Voisin/The Washington Post) LONDON – There have been royal films before, but there has never been a show like this. Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral was an intricately orchestrated farewell that … Read more