Who Plays Aunt Mae on ‘This Is Us’? Details on LisaGay Hamilton

As Randall Pearson (Sterling K. Brown) continues to struggle with his identity and connect the dots about why his biological mother never contacted him, This Is Us finally answered the character’s (and fans’) questions about Randall’s mother’s background.  In the Jan. 12 episode, “Birth Mother,” Randall finally gets a bit of closure after learning about […]

How Lin-Manuel Miranda’s EduHam Uses Hip-Hop To Connect Students To History

“Who lives, who dies, who tells your story?” That line is sung by the cast of Hamilton in the musical’s emotional final number — and it’s an important question to ask ourselves in our daily lives. Whose lens are we seeing history through? Who wrote the article we just shared on Twitter? Who’s telling the […]

Why Mercedes had to replace Hamilton with Russell and what’s really at stake

Why Mercedes had to replace Hamilton with Russell and what’s really at stake Mercedes’ decision to call-up George Russell to fill-in for Lewis Hamilton at the Sakhir GP gives it an opportunity to evaluate a potential star of the future in a live environment on an F1 weekend. In this video Scott Mitchell explains why […]

The ‘Hamilton’ Cast, Bebe Rexha, And Others Performed At The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Getty Image Jimmy Fallon and The Roots kicked off the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this morning, and since then, more musical figures and entities have made their mark on the event. There was an emphasis on Broadway shows this year and the cast of Hamilton participated in the festivities with a performance. Lin-Manuel Miranda tweeted […]

‘Borat 2’ Is Already The Second Most-Streamed Movie In America This Year

Amazon Despite dropping online not even two full weeks ago, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm has already secured its spot as the number two most-watched streaming movie in America this year, just behind the Disney+ release of Hamilton, according to Variety. Considering the wide popularity of the hit Broadway musical, which absolutely dominated streaming charts over the […]

The Original ‘Hamilton’ Cast Will Reunite For Joe Biden Fundraiser

Getty Image Over the past year, the upcoming 2020 election has taken on an air of importance bordering on historical, as many came to see it as the last chance to save democracy in the United States. Therefore, it’s somewhat fitting that the Joe Biden campaign has tapped the original cast of history-making Broadway musical […]

Texas teen added a ‘Hamilton’-esque rap to Frank Sinatra’s ‘Fly Me to the Moon’

David Sikabwe, a student at the University of Texas who performs under the name Going Spaceward, put a modern twist on the Frank Sinatra classic “Fly Me to the Moon” and it’s both nerdy and romantic. Sikabwe added a rap verse to the swinging ditty first popularized by Ol’ Blue Eyes in 1964 and, while […]

Jake Johnson On Going ‘Off The Rails’ For His Netflix Comedy ‘Hoops’

When we hopped on the phone with Jake Johnson earlier this month to talk about his new Netflix animated comedy Hoops, we spent a surprising amount of time developing a drinking metaphor to sell the show’s signature brand of funny. We won’t spoil it here, but it has a lot to do with bourbon, a […]