MTV Reviving ‘Real World,’ ‘Daria’ And ‘Aeon Flux’ Through New Studio

The network best known for being a music channel that doesn’t play a lot of music is going back to the old days. Not their music-playing old days, but their TV-show old days. On Thursday, MTV announced the creation of MTV Studios, a new production house that will be in charge of reviving some of the network’s most beloved classic shows, including “Daria,” “The Real World” and “Aeon Flux.” “Daria,” the animated series about a sarcastic girl navigating the cliquey world of high school, will be relaunched from the mind…

‘The Staircase’ Attorney David Rudolf Isn’t Happy The Owl Theory Became A Joke

On Dec. 9, 2001, 48-year-old Kathleen Peterson was found battered and bloodied at the bottom of a staircase in her Durham, North Carolina, mansion. Although her self-professed devoted husband, veteran and author Michael Peterson, seemed distraught on his frantic 911 call to police, he was arrested on first-degree murder charges days after his wife died of head injuries ― injuries some experts argued could not have been caused by a fall down the stairs.  Enter David Rudolf, the man hired to refute those charges.  Rudolf is one of the many supporting…

Jason Momoa’s Quick Wit Turns Couple’s Fun Fan Photo Into Comedy Gold

Jason Momoa isn’t just a pretty face. He’s also got a great sense of humor. Case in point, the “Aquaman” star made a huge splash online this week when a photo of him posing with a married couple at Denver’s Comic Con went viral. In the photo, which was posted to Reddit by a user named twoforjoy (who asked to be referred to by just her first name, Liz) over the weekend, you can see her posing with the 38-year-old Momoa prom style. Off to the side stands her husband, with the…

It’s Time To Say Goodbye To ‘Girlfriends’ Guide To Divorce’

Lisa Edelstein is stepping into the role of self-help guru Abby McCarthy one last time.  The fifth and final season of “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce” just got underway, and although parting is bittersweet, Edelstein said it’s a good time for Bravo’s first-ever scripted series to bid adieu. “There’s something really special about knowing when you end, and it does something to the writing that you can’t do on a show that is continuing without knowing whether it’s coming back next season,” Edelstein told HuffPost at Build Series. “Since we knew…

Patrick Stewart’s Return To ‘Star Trek’ Might Be In The Works

The “Star Trek” sci-fi franchise might be about to engage Patrick Stewart as Capt. Jean-Luc Picard in a new series, The Hollywood Reporter says. Stewart, the award-winning English actor whose career has spanned almost six decades, starred in “Star Trek: The Next Generation” and may lead a reboot, The Hollywood Reporter says, citing anonymous sources. CBS TV Studios declined to confirm the project. Stewart hinted at a return to “Star Trek” earlier this month. And talk has heated up since Alex Kurtzman, executive producer of “Star Trek: Discovery,” extended his…

Can You Believe? An Oral History Of ‘Queer Eye’

Once upon a time, there was a flailing television network in need of a Cinderella makeover. As if arriving in their own magical carriage, a cabal of gay men swooped in to save it ― fairy godfathers savvy enough to envision a morality tale for an America that was finally ready to listen. Unbeknownst to them, they were about to change TV and popular culture as we knew it. It’s hard to overstate the impact of “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy,” the Bravo phenomenon now known simply as “Queer…

Parkland Survivors Urge Americans To Vote For ‘Morally Just Leaders’

Lauren and David Hogg, who were among those who survived the February mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglass High School in Parkland, Florida, are urging people to get involved in efforts to improve school safety. The siblings, who have become gun-control activists since the Feb. 14 massacre that killed 17 people, pointed out on “The Tonight Show” Tuesday how NRA-backed politicians thwart reforms like background checks, even though Americans favor them. David wore an orange price tag pinned to his lapel that said ”$1.05.” He said that represented the amount…

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Confronts The Cruelty Of Ripping Children Away From Parents

Warning: Spoilers for “The Handmaid’s Tale” below! If there’s one constant in Gilead, it’s the knowledge that life can always get bleaker. As we head into the final stretch of “The Handmaid’s Tale” Season 2, it’s inevitable that something will go very wrong for (at least) one of our beloved protagonists. After months of carrying on a love affair with June (Elisabeth Moss) and helping Mayday in the process, Nick (Max Minghella) is taken away in a black van by two Guardians. But before those final harrowing moments, a lot…

‘The Proposal’ Injects Your Favorite ‘Bachelor’ Tropes Straight Into Your Veins

Jessica — a 30-year-old Steelers fan who loves partying, whitewater rafting and science — makes her way center stage. She’s one of 10 women vying for an engagement with a stranger on national television. In the first official challenge of the “soul mate pageant,” she and her competitors are required to “bare their souls and their bodies as they reveal what’s most important to them, in their finest beachwear.” Welcome to “The Proposal,” a new ABC show that takes the “Bachelor” franchise’s recipe for instant love and grinds it into a powder…

Meghan McCain Calls Out Ivanka Trump’s Silence On Family Separation Policy

Meghan McCain blasted Ivanka Trump on Tuesday for remaining silent on the Trump administration’s highly controversial family separation policy affecting scores of families at the U.S.-Mexico border. McCain, daughter of Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and a co-host of ABC’s “The View,” called out Trump, the elder daughter of President Donald Trump and a senior adviser to him, for failing to condemn a policy that has resulted in thousands of children being placed in shelters as their parents face prosecution for illegally crossing the border. “Where is Ivanka in all of…