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Matthew Macfadyen and Succession’s Tom Wambsgans Have Nothing in Common

Romance developed between Macfadyen and Hawes while shooting MI-5. She had very recently married the father of her young baby son. “Matthew just came straight out with it and said ‘I love you’ in the rain one day. I thought, Oh dear, here we go,” Hawes later told a reporter. The British tabloids and paparazzi …

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How ‘Squid Game’ Turned Rage Into a Radical Hit—And Plans for Season 2

They told him no one would watch. In 2009, director Hwang Dong-hyuk tried writing what would become Squid Game as a feature film. It was a time of global financial crisis. Hwang himself was in debt, as were his mother and grandmother. But for all his efforts, he could not secure financing for a movie …

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Ockham Book Awards: Greta & Valdin, Kurangaituku, Entanglement and A Good Winter up for fiction prize

Fiction finalists: Greta & Valdin by Rebecca K Reilly; Kurangaituku by Whiti Hereaka; Entanglement by Bryan Walpert; A Good Winter by Gigi Fenster. The biggest night in New Zealand literature, the annual Ockham New Zealand Book Awards, kicks off at 7pm. Sixteen writers at various stages in their careers are vying for a total prize …

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Matt Rogers Is Ready to Be More Than What You Think

matt rogers came to Little Gold Men prepared to podcast. “My setup was already set up, in fact, from this morning,” he admits. A cohost of iHeartRadio’s incredibly popular The Bodybuilders podcast with close friend and Saturday night Live cast member Bowen-Yang, Rogers—who arrived with his own microphone already set up—is now taking his talents …

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Jhumpa Lahiri’s Identity Swings in ‘Translating Myself and Others’

“A translation dilemma is among my earliest memories,” Jhumpa Lahiri’s latest book begins, as she recalls a kindergarten teacher insisting she and her classmates write mom on a Mother’s Day card, when Lahiri called her mother by the Bengali term Ma. In Translating Myself and Others, out May 17 from Princeton University Press, she collects …

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SLJ, MSRI Name Recipients of the 2022 Mathical Book Prize Collection Development Awards

Twenty-five libraries in Title I schools have been awarded $700 grants, presented by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, in partnership with SLJ. Twenty-fiv e school libraries have been named recipients of the 2022 Mathical Book Prize Collection Development Awards. Presented by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) in partnership with SLJ, the collection development awards …

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Sirius XM : Ed Sheeran, Michael Bubl, Avril Lavigne & more love GRAMMY winner Olivia Rodrigo

The Recording Academy aren’t the only people showing Olivia Rodrigo some love. At the 2022 GRAMMY Awards last night, her debut single “drivers license” (which she also performed live) won Best Pop Solo Performance, her de ella album Sour won Best Pop Vocal Album and Olivia won Best New Artist, and some of the biggest …

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2022 Grammy Awards: Jazmine Sullivan, Questlove among winners at 64th annual ceremony

After 15 Grammy nominations, Jazmine Sullivan finally received a gilded gramophone, while Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson added to his resume with another honor for “Summer of Soul.” Sullivan and Questlove were just two of the many artists who won Sunday night at the 2022 Grammy Awards in Las Vegas. MORE: After getting slapped by Will Smith …

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Sally Rooney among authors shortlisted for British Book Awards

Irish author Sally Rooney is in the running for yet another accolade, this time for the British Book Awards as the shortlist for this year’s star-studded event has been revealed. Sally Rooney, who last year released her latest novel and global best-seller, Beautiful World, Where Are You ,is among those shortlisted for this year’s awards. …

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After a Crazy Awards-Season Weekend, Who’s Left on Top?

below, Vanity Fair’s awards experts break down the biggest weekend of this awards season so far. David Canfield: We divided and conquered this weekend, Rebecca, by splitting a slew of major awards events over what felt like the busiest three-day stretch of the season so far. The overstuffed nature of this mid-March blitz was partly …

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