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Idaho’s Most Famous TikTok Star Lands First Acting Gig in Hulu Series

In one of the darkest, most depressing years in recent history this Idaho man was the bright light that we all so desperately needed!. In September 2020, Idaho’s own Nathan Apodaca, better known as @420doggface208 on TikTok, broke the internet by posting a video of himself skateboarding to work while drinking Ocean Spray Cran-Raspberry and lip-synching Fleetwood Mac’s 1977 hit “Dreams.” The 22-second video was labeled “a vibe” by the thousands of people who commented on it and it went viral all over the world. To date, the original video has over 13.4 million likes and netted 137.8K comments.
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Emmy Predictions: Supporting Actress in a Limited Series – The ‘Dopesick’ Duo Takes On the Fab Five of ‘White Lotus’

Variety Awards Circuit section is the home for all awards news and related content throughout the year, featuring the following: the official awards predictions for the upcoming Oscars and Emmys ceremonies, curated by Variety senior awards editor Clayton Davis; Awards Circuit Column, a weekly analysis dissecting the trends and contenders by television editor Michael Schneider (for Emmys) and Davis (for Oscars); Awards Circuit Podcast, a weekly interview series with talent and an expert roundtable discussion; and Awards Circuit Video analyzes various categories and contenders by Variety's leading awards pundits. Variety's unmatched coverage gives its readership unbeatable exposure in print and...
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Emmy Predictions: Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series – Sheryl Lee Ralph Poised to Become the Second Black Winner Since 1987

Variety Awards Circuit section is the home for all awards news and related content throughout the year, featuring the following: the official awards predictions for the upcoming Oscars and Emmys ceremonies, curated by Variety senior awards editor Clayton Davis; Awards Circuit Column, a weekly analysis dissecting the trends and contenders by television editor Michael Schneider (for Emmys) and Davis (for Oscars); Awards Circuit Podcast, a weekly interview series with talent and an expert roundtable discussion; and Awards Circuit Video analyzes various categories and contenders by Variety's leading awards pundits. Variety's unmatched coverage gives its readership unbeatable exposure in print and...
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Young TikTok Star Lands Acting Role in Upcoming Comedy Series

Who says social media isn't a viable career option?!. Seven-year-old Brice Gonzalez is on his way to the top, turning his TikTok talent into a real-life career in show biz. The Texas-native tyke will be hitting television screens in November after booking an acting gig on George Lopez's new show, NBC's Lopez vs. Lopez, where the tiny Tiktoker plays the comedian's grandson.
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‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ Spinoff From ‘Cobra Kai’ Creators & Bill Posley In Works At Paramount Pictures

EXCLUSIVE: A spinoff of the 1986 John Hughes film Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is in the works at Paramount Pictures titled Sam and Victor’s Day Off from Cobra Kai creators Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg, and Josh Heald. Bill Posley (Bitch Ass) is set to write the film. Sam and Victor’s Day Off will follow the same-day adventure of the titular valets who took the Ferrari on a joy ride in the Matthew Broderick-starrer. In the original film, the valet attendants were not given official names. They were played by Richard Edson and Larry “Flash” Jenkins, who died in 2019. Paul Young (Key & Peele) is...
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Ally McBeal sequel series in the works featuring a Black female lead

Court could be in session again for Ally McBeal. A sequel to the hit '90s legal dramedy is in the early stages of development at ABC, EW has learned. According Deadline Hollywood, which first reported the news, the sequel will not focus on the original series' title character famously played by Calista Flockhart, but instead will follow a young Black woman who joins Cage and Fish — or whatever its newly revamped equivalent might be — fresh out of law school.
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Ally McBeal Sequel Series With Black Female Lead in the Works at ABC From Grey's Anatomy Writer

Ally McBeal‘s TV status is no longer bygones. ABC is developing a sequel series to the quirky ’90s legal dramedy, with a Black female lead taking over for Calista Flockhart’s title character, our sister site Deadline reports. The new take on Ally McBeal will focus on a young Black woman who joins the current incarnation of the Cage & Fish law firm straight out of law school — and who is also reportedly the daughter of Ally’s old roommate Renee, played by Lisa Nicole Carson on the original series. (Flockhart has been approached about reprising her role and serving as an executive...
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Emmy Predictions: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series — ‘Ted Lasso’ Leads This Match

Last Year’s Winner: Jason Sudeikis, “Ted Lasso” Still Eligible: Yes. Hot Streak: The Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Emmy has recently trended towards awarding people two years in a row, and then moving on to the next one. Bill Hader was the latest actor to win back-to-back years for “Barry” (2018 – 2019), however the show took a long enough hiatus to where should Hader win a third time, he would be the first actor to win this category for three seasons in a row since Michael J. Fox did for “Family Ties” in 1988. Also possible is last year’s winner...
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'Ally McBeal' Sequel Series Currently in Development at ABC

It has been confirmed that ABC is currently in development on a sequel to David E. Kelley's hit legal dramedy, Ally McBeal. Twenty years ago, the show aired its final episode on Fox after winning multiple Emmys throughout its five-season run from 1997 to 2002. The sequel series is being written and executive produced by Karin Gist and will follow a completely new character. Gist is also reportedly serving as showrunner.
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