Anna Swartz
Anna Swartz
Reporter, Hype
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Hank Azaria addressed ‘The Problem With Apu’ on ‘Colbert’

“I’ve given this a lot of thought, really a lot of thought," the Simpsons voice actor said.

April 24, 2018

RuPaul and ‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek are making guest appearances on each other’s shows

RuPaul read clues on 'Jeopardy!' but what will Alex Trebek be doing on 'Drag Race'?
April 23, 2018

‘Steven Universe’ creator Rebecca Sugar talks making feminist art and favorite songs from the show

"'Steven Universe' itself is the homage to the super-devoted fans."
April 20, 2018

EDM DJ and producer Avicii dead at 28

The DJ died Friday, according to a representative.
April 18, 2018

Amy Schumer’s ‘I Feel Pretty’ wants to be its best self but falls short

The issue isn’t that the comedian's character thinks she looks bad — the issue is that, throughout the movie, other characters seem to agree.
April 18, 2018

‘Law & Order: SVU’ actor Marquise Vilsón talks trans representation and wanting to play a bad boy

"I’m hoping that people start to realize, 'OK, these folks are talented. They deserve these opportunities, they deserve to be present.'"

April 16, 2018

Season 2 of ‘In the Dark’ will tackle the Curtis Flowers case. Here’s what you need to know.

Flowers has been tried six times for the same murder charges.
April 11, 2018

Janelle Monáe and Tessa Thompson are here to remind you that not all women have vaginas

Here's how to celebrate vaginas and stay inclusive at the same time.
April 11, 2018

‘Simpsons’ superfans explain their problem with how the show has handled ‘The Problem With Apu’

"You could do anything, and this is what you chose to do?"
April 10, 2018

‘Girls Trip’ writer Tracy Oliver talks ‘First Wives Club’ reboot and maybe someday writing ‘Batgirl’

Oliver was the first black woman to write a film that grossed more than $100 million. Here's what she's tackling next.
April 6, 2018

‘Blockers’ is a raunchy comedy with a progressive bent — but it doesn’t go as far as it could

'Blockers' is a teen sex comedy with a feminist sensibility.

April 5, 2018

The writer behind HBO’s ‘Paterno’ talks writing about sexual abuse and fallen heroes

Writer Debora Cahn speaks about revisiting Joe Paterno's legacy in the #MeToo era.
April 4, 2018

Transgender woman Sasha Wall fatally shot in Chesterfield County, South Carolina

Wall's friends posted messages on social media, mourning her loss.
April 3, 2018

What’s Tiffany Haddish working on now? A lot, it turns out.

How is Tiffany Haddish doing so much at once?
April 2, 2018

A running list of everything Lena Waithe is working on right now

The hardest-working woman in Hollywood has plenty of projects in the works.
March 29, 2018

Adnan Syed of ‘Serial’ has been granted a new trial

The Syed team has won another victory.

March 27, 2018

Transgender woman Amia Tyrae reportedly killed in fatal Baton Rouge shooting

"Our trans lives matter ... We are living, loving people.”
March 26, 2018

‘Black Panther’ just broke another record. Here are all the ways it’s made box-office history.

'Black Panther' isn't just a hit — it's a full-on phenomenon.
March 22, 2018

These celebrities are planning to attend and support the March for Our Lives

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Amy Schumer are just some of the people throwing their support behind Saturday's marches.
March 21, 2018

Cynthia Nixon did it on Twitter. How have other celebrities announced their switch to politics?

How have other stars-turned-politicians revealed their plans to run for office?