‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ stars reunite

‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ stars reunite
May 9 (UPI) — The stars of Beverly Hills, 90210 reunite in a promo and cast photo for Fox’s upcoming revival. The new series, BH90210, released a video Wednesday showing Jason Priestley, Shannen Doherty, Jennie Garth, Ian Ziering, Gabrielle Carteris, Brian Austin Green and Tori Spelling coming together for a table read. Beverly Hills, 90210 had a 10-season run on Fox from 1990 to 2000. The series starred Priestley as Brandon Walsh, Doherty as Brenda Walsh, Garth as Kelly Taylor, Ziering as Steve Sanders, Carteris as Andrea Zuckerman, Green as David Silver and Spelling as Donna Martin. BH90210 will premiere Aug. 7 on Fox. Spelling and Garth shared the cast photo Wednesday on Instagram. The picture shows Spelling and the cast striking a pose on set. “The gang is BACK. @BH90210 premieres August 7th on @FOXTV. #BH90210,” she captioned the post. Fox shared plans for the revival in February. Luke... More

Netflix announces ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ interactive special for 2020

Netflix announces ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ interactive special for 2020
May 9 (UPI) — Netflix has announced plans to release an Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt interactive special in 2020. The project is set to bring back series stars Ellie Kemper (Kimmy), Tituss Burgess (Titus), Jane Krakowski (Jacqueline) and Carol Kane (Lillian) and serve as a proper ending to the comedy series which had its final Season 4 episodes arrive on Netflix in January. The interactive special will be similar in scope to Netflix’s Black Mirror standalone film Black Mirror: Bandersnatchwhich allowed viewers to shape what was happening on-screen in a choose-you-own-adventure-style of format. Bandersnatch, released in December, asks viewers to make yes or no choices that change the course of the plot. Viewers can make the choices by using a remote control, a mouse if Netflix is being accessed on a computer, or a video game controller if Netflix is being accessed on a video game console. The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt... More

RuPaul defines camp, says drag is political statement on ‘Late Show’

RuPaul defines camp, says drag is political statement on ‘Late Show’
May 9 (UPI) — RuPaul appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and gave his definition of the word camp as it relates to the recent Met Gala. RuPaul, who attended the 2019 Met Gala in New York, said Wednesday that camp is being able to see the facade of life. “You have to be able to see the absurdity of life from outside of yourself,” the drag queen said about camp, which was the theme of the Met Gala. “The idea of drag is camp because we’re saying, ‘You know, I’m not this body. I’m actually god in drag playing humanity,'” he continued. “When you are in that place than you can laugh at the absurdity.” RuPaul also discussed how he learned at an early age to not take life too seriously and how that relates to drag being a political statement. “What we do in drag is... More