New this week: 'The Handmaid’s Tale' and 'Goodnight Mommy'
This week’s new entertainment releases include albums from Little Big Town and Marcus Mumford, “The Handmaid’s Tale” returns with high stakes for the future of Gilead, and twin brothers go to their mother’s house for a stay but find something is off about her in the film “Goodnight Mommy.”.
Drew Barrymore And Richard Branson Highlight How Much Plastic Humans Consume Daily
By Simona KitanovskaDrew Barrymore and Richard Branson tuck into a meal of plastic food – to highlight how humans consume nearly 50 pounds of plastic in their lifetime. While Richard Branson seemed lost for words, Drew Barrymore quickly drew attention to the fact that a human can inadvertently eat more than 50 pounds of plastic over their lifetime. Drew Barrymore and Richard Branson tucking into a meal of plastic food – to highlight how humans consume nearly 50lbs of plastic in their lifetime. More than a quarter (28 percent) feel powerless to the plastic crisis with 26 percent feeling fearful, and 36 percent believing the plastic crisis is getting worse. Drew Barrymore and Richard Branson tucking into a meal of plastic food – to highlight how humans consume nearly 50lbs of plastic in their lifetime.thewestsidegazette.com
New this week: Rebel Wilson, The Black Keys, 'Firestarter'
This week’s new entertainment releases include a fresh album from The Black Keys, Rebel Wilson starring as a popular high school senior who emerges from a coma after 20 years, and the period drama “Operation Mincemeat,” based on a risky and real military operation in World War II.
My worst moment: Drew Barrymore and the colleague who yelled on the set of her new TV show
Drew Barrymore was in Chicago recently filming segments that have been airing throughout the month on her daytime talk show “The Drew Barrymore Show,” including stops at Cloud Gate, aka The Bean, in Millennium Park. Why feature Chicago? “It’s just a really important city for me,” she said. “I feel like I have a history with it, growing up in (filmmaker) John Hughes’ world. He shaped so many of ...news.yahoo.com
Jay-Z, Foo Fighters welcomed into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Jay-Z's added another title to a resume that includes rapper, songwriter, Grammy winner, billionaire business mogul, and global icon — Hall of Famer. The self-proclaimed “greatest rapper alive” was inducted Saturday night as part of an eclectic 2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class that included Foo Fighters, Carole King, Tina Turner, The Go-Gos and Todd Rundgren. Once a drug dealer on the tough streets of Brooklyn, New York, Jay-Z rose through the rap world with hard, straight-forward songs that often portrayed the struggles of Black people in America.news.yahoo.com
Drew Barrymore on talk show's renewal, new "Drew" magazine and future of acting
Drew Barrymore on talk show's renewal, new "Drew" magazine and future of acting Drew Barrymore, the host and executive producer of "The Drew Barrymore Show" is with "CBS This Morning" to discuss her talk show being renewed for a second season. Plus, Barrymore talks about launching her own magazine, and what's next for her acting career.cbsnews.com
10 swoon-worthy rom-coms worth watching this Valentine’s Day
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it is no secret that Valentine’s Day 2021 may look a little different. While rom-coms with Adam Sandler tend to be hit or miss, 50 First Dates is sweet, funny and definitely worth the watch. Watch “Love, Simon” on Hulu. If you have seen it, you know it’s worth another watch this Valentine’s Day. Funny, charming and endlessly quotable, The Princess Bride definitely earns a spot among the best rom-coms to watch this Valentine’s Day.themiamihurricane.com
Coronavirus in Illinois updates: 5,862 new COVID-19 cases and 97 more deaths reported; Chicago’s public health commissioner says some at-risk older citizens could get vaccines next week
Actress Drew Barrymore and singer Carrie Underwood each donated $5,000 to Lurie Children’s Hospital after being inspired by 7-year-old Chicago girl Hayley Orlinsky, who has raised more than $27,000 for the hospital by selling homemade bracelets. The bracelets will be included in swag bags for the upcoming Grammy Awards, Hayley said. Barrymore interviewed Hayley via Zoom on Tuesday’s episode of “The Drew Barrymore Show” before surprising her with a virtual visit from Underwood, one of her favorite singers. “The Drew Barrymore Show” airs at 2 p.m. weekdays on WBBM-Ch.chicagotribune.com
Barrymore sets high standard in her models as talk show host
NEW YORK – Drew Barrymore is setting a high standard for herself as she joins the world of daytime talk show hosts on Monday. “We’re all human beings on this planet going through our lives and our journeys and there’s a way to connect through that,” Barrymore said. I’ve never lived in that space.”“The Drew Barrymore Show,” retrofitted for the coronavirus era, is being distributed by CBS Television. Bill Carroll, a veteran television consultant and expert in the syndication market, said he’s impressed that Barrymore is shooting high. Yes, some may regard Barrymore as slightly loopy and hippie-dippie (“we’re all human beings on this planet”), but it’s more endearing than annoying.