Rachel Leishman

Rachel is a New York writer/actor/improviser who loves pop culture and all things Hollywood. If you bring up Sirius Black around her, she will talk to you for a long while and probably never shut up.

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Michael Jackson’s Family Fights Back Against Joseph Fiennes Casting

Michael Jackson was good friends with Elizabeth Taylor, and there was once a story of the two taking a road trip together. Urban Myths, a Sky TV program, seemed to have an interesting take on the story. Except for, you know, casting a white man to play Michael Jackson and making it almost a parody of the actual event.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});But Jackson's family made sure to make their thoughts known. Michael's daughter Paris took ...

Hamilton Stars Sing One Last Time For Obama

Hamilton has become a national phenomenon since Lin-Manuel Miranda first sang the title song for President Obama. Since, Obama has invited the cast to the White House to perform and has gone to the hit musical multiple times. Now, Hamilton: An American Musical on YouTube has posted the video of star and creator Lin-Manuel Miranda singing with George Washington actor Chris Jackson. The song "One Last Time" is Washington's goodbye to Hamilton and politics.(ads...

Chris Pine Honors Jeff Bridges At Hollywood Hand Print Ceremony

Hell or High Water, starring Jeff Bridges, Chris Pine, Ben Foster and Gil Birmingham, is one of the best movies of the year. Don’t believe me? Just ask the Golden Globes and the SAG Awards, both of which nominated it for awards in their season. Well, to be fair, the Screen Actors Guild Awards only nominated Bridges, but who wouldn’t? His performance in the film was absolutely incredible.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});So it was no su...

Hidden Fences And The Meme That Jenna Bush Launched

We're only nine days into 2017, and we’ve already had two major memes take over. First, the Hollwood sign being changed to “Hollyweed” became an internet sensation. But now, we have the "Hidden Fences" meme. How did it become a meme and why is it so important? First, let’s look at the origin of the title.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});Pharrell Williams was at the Golden Globes for his song on the Hidden Figures soundtrack...

Watch Carrie Fisher’s Star Wars Audition

In December, we thought we were safe from the wrath of 2016, but, clearly, we were wrong. On December 27th, we lost our dear Carrie Fisher. She was an icon and a treasure and, honestly, an inspiration to most of us.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});And, while she is so much more than just Princess Leia in the Star Wars series, Carrie is a household name because of George Lucas's space adventure films.So it is really truly something sp...

Watch The Trailer For The Doctor Who Christmas Special

Doctor Who is back in our favorite way: the Christmas Special! Every year at Christmas, we get a special episode of the beloved BBC show. In recent years, they have been pretty heart-wrenching.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});From the Eleventh Doctor's departure to Clara deciding to stay and travel with the Doctor, the show's specials have been tearing our hearts apart.We got the lovely Matt Smith exit that had us all crying our ey...

Michael Sheen Quits Acting For Activism… Maybe?

Our world has become one where even Michael Sheen is caught in the cross fire between fake news and reality. Recently, the actor talked about his desire to work in acting a little less and focus more of his time in activism. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});In an article posted by the Times UK, the actor seemed to say that he was going “leaving Hollywood to commit himself to political activism.”It got to the point around the intern...

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