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February 29, 2016

The Funkhouser Oscar After Party

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I hope you were able to catch the Oscars and our live blog during the show! If not, don’t worry! I’m recapping all the important moments so you’ll be caught up for all of today’s water cooler chit-chat. The Talking Points Chris Rock’s Monologue He started the night so strong with his monologue that brought as…

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January 11, 2016

Leo, Lady Gaga, and J. Law – Best of the Golden Globes

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Well, the first awards show of the season is now behind us! The Golden Globes, which is always too long but usually has the funniest moments of any show, didn’t disappoint. The Revenant won big, Mozart in Jungle made itself known, some old favorites won again- J. Law/Kate Winslet/Matt Damon, and then Lady Gaga won!…

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November 23, 2015

Kentucky’s Own Jordan Smith is Killing It on NBC’s ‘The Voice’

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  Harlan County’s very own Jordan Smith has taken the country by storm every Monday and Tuesday night since his debut on NBC’s hit show, ‘The Voice’. Jordan wow’d the judges and turned all of their chairs during his blind audition singing the pop ballad, “Chandelier.” The 21-year old was even told by his coach Maroon…

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November 2, 2015

Oxygen’s “Pretty. Strong.” is “Hard Knocks” for Female Football Players (Spoiler: I worked on the show)

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      For the last few years, I’ve been working in the TV industry on a variety of unscripted shows that have aired on The History Channel, MTV, MTV2, Food Network, NatGeo, E!, WGN, and more recently a new show for Oxygen that is currently airing every Tuesday at 10 p.m. EST. “Pretty. Strong.”…

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September 21, 2015

And The Winner is… HBO – Emmys 2015

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No doubt that the big winner in the 2015 Emmys is HBO. Totaling 18 Emmy awards this year, the network dominated the field with “Game of Thrones,” “Veep” and “Olive Kitteridge.” “Game of Thrones” won Best Drama Series, Best Supporting Actor in Peter Dinklage, Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series, Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series.…

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August 24, 2015

New Shows I’m Adding To My TiVo This Fall

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  For me, the only good thing about the end of summer is that it’s time to dive into a new line-up of television shows while curling up on the couch as the temperature drops. Here are some brand new shows I can’t wait to watch over the next few months. AUGUST Narcos  Premieres: August 27 on Netflix Based…

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August 10, 2015

“Empire,” “Inside Amy Schumer” Win Big at TCA Awards

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  The Television Critics Association is a group of approximately 200 American and Canadian journalists who cover television programming.  To the industry, TCA awards are a hipper version of the Emmys- usually presenting to trophies to shows that are neglected by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. At the ceremony on Saturday night, Empire took the top prize of…

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July 13, 2015

Last Week in Weird Celebrity News

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  Last week was a weird week in celebrity news. Even with Comic-Con, it still must have been a slow news week in Hollywood.  Here are some of the latest and craziest headlines that made national news. 1. Ariana Grande Licked A Donut. The 22-year-old pop star was caught on security camera footage in a bakery…

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June 29, 2015

The First Trailer for “I Am Chris Farley” Will Make You Laugh and Cry

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Today, BuzzFeed released their exclusive first look at the trailer of  I Am Chris Farley, the upcoming documentary about the beloved comedian who died of a drug overdose in 1997. The film opens in select theaters on July 31 and makes a television debut on Spike on August 10 followed by a VOD release on August 11. In the film, Saturday Night Live alums David Spade, Dan…

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June 22, 2015

Summer Movie Checklist

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  Now that it’s officially summer, you can look forward to months of sun, pools, popsicles, camping, baseball, cookouts and classic summer movies! Here are the films I’m moving to the top of my Netflix queue this summer: 1. Heavyweights (1995) 2. Adventureland (2009) 3. Wet Hot American Summer (2001) 4. The Parent Trap (1961/1998) 5. Dirty…

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