Gayle Rankin on the Many Faces of Humanity in Perry Mason

A fusty, nearly century-old franchise may not seem like an obvious vehicle for a show about inequality and police corruption, but HBO’s new series Perry Mason has managed to turn a 1930s pulp-fiction protagonist into a mouthpiece for our time. Granted, it takes some liberties with the source material: The titular criminal defense attorney is downgraded to a private investigator (Matthew Rhys), hired by defense … Continue reading Gayle Rankin on the Many Faces of Humanity in Perry Mason

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas Just Expanded Their Family With New Rescue Dog Panda

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are now a family of five: The actress and singer announced this afternoon that they have adopted a third dog, Panda. “Welcome to the family Panda! Panda is a Husky Australian Shepard mix rescue and we’re already in love ❤️,” Jonas wrote on his Instagram. Chopra shared the same shot on her own account, writing, “Our new family portrait! Welcome … Continue reading Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas Just Expanded Their Family With New Rescue Dog Panda

All About Ellie Woods, ‘Work It’ Star Jordan Fisher’s Fiancée

Gregg DeGuireGetty Images Jordan Fisher is stealing hearts twice in 2020—first as John Ambrose McClaren, Lara Jean’s childhood crush, in To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before: P.S. I Still Love You and now as former high school dance star Jake in Work It alongside Sabrina Carpenter. But in real life, he’s engaged to his own childhood love, actress Ellie Woods. Below, everything to know … Continue reading All About Ellie Woods, ‘Work It’ Star Jordan Fisher’s Fiancée

Have We Hit Peak Tie-Dye?

Style Points is a new weekly column about how fashion intersects with the wider world. In the early evenings, Esther Povitsky heads outside to begin her meditation. This being Los Angeles, you might think that involves crystals or ashwaganda, but, she says, “‘Sit down, hold your back up, close your eyes and think about nothing’—that’s not on the table for me.” The comedian, actress and … Continue reading Have We Hit Peak Tie-Dye?

Why Goddess Locs Should Be Your Next Protective Style

Pascal Le Segretain/amfAR For so long women of color have gone the extra mile to protect our natural hair. From wigs and weaves, to big chops and braids, our brilliance and ingeniousness can be exemplified in our hair and the latest hair trend, Goddess Locs, is an extension of that. The style is nothing new, you’ve seen the look on icons like Lisa Bonet, Jade … Continue reading Why Goddess Locs Should Be Your Next Protective Style