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The Being Patient Holiday Gift Guide

Gift ideas for loved ones with Alzheimer’s or dementia. Christmas shopping for a friend or family member who is living with Alzheimer’s or dementia? Browse our expert-vetted holiday gift ideas for loved ones — and their caregivers. Gifts for Loved Ones With Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Here are some of Being...
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FAN QUESTION: If Dilithium Can Be Transported, Can It Be Replicated?

In the circles of “Star Trek” fandom, there always seem to be lively debates. Perhaps nothing more than what could be termed as the “original” Trek debate, which started around 1987, with the debut of “The Next Generation.”. Fans who were devoted to Kirk (William Shatner), Spock (Leonard Nimoy), McCoy...
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Being the Ricardos Posters Reveal the Characters

Following the launch of the new trailer, Amazon Studios has provided us with Being the Ricardos posters which give us a great look at the characters in the film. You can view all the Being the Ricardos posters by scrolling down. Written and directed by Aaron Sorkin, Being the Ricardos...
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Lucie Arnaz Calls ‘Being the Ricardos’ ‘Freaking Amazing’: ‘Nicole Kidman Became My Mother’s Soul’

Lucie Arnaz’s reaction to Being the Ricardos is here. And she gives the first movie about her parents, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, her seal of approval. Not only did she love the movie, but she also raved over Nicole Kidman’s acting, saying she “became my mother’s soul.” The first screening of Being the Ricardos also took place on Nov. 13, and critics are saying people were wrong to doubt Kidman’s ability to nail the role.

‘Being the Ricardos’: Lucie Arnaz Wanted Nicole Kidman and Javier Bardem to Play Her Parents

Twitter may think Debra Messing was robbed of starring in Being the Ricardos, but Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz’s daughter is singing Nicole Kidman’s praises. Indeed, when it comes to Being the Ricardos, Lucie Arnaz has been fully on board with Aaron Sorkin’s decisions. At a press event for the drama on Nov. 14, Kidman revealed Arnaz approved of her and Javier Bardem playing her parents. And now, Arnaz has finally seen the full film. And she is blown away by what Sorkin, Kidman, Bardem, and the Being the Ricardos cast accomplished.

‘Being the Ricardos’ Director Aaron Sorkin Defends Nicole Kidman and Javier Bardem Amid Casting Controversy

The Being the Ricardos cast has gotten some flack. While the movie doesn’t come out until December, the public commentary surrounding the Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz biopic is that Debra Messing should have played Lucy, not Nicole Kidman. Messing and Ball look so similar, people online say, it should have been an obvious casting choice. Being the Ricardos writer and director Aaron Sorkin commented on the criticism of his casting choices in a recent interview. And he’s not sweating the criticism.

‘Being the Ricardos’: Nicole Kidman Had ‘Massive Trepidation’ the Last Month Before Playing Lucille Ball

Being the Ricardos‘ Nicole Kidman did not take playing Lucille Ball lightly. Following the first screening of the movie, Kidman admitted she had “massive trepidation” the whole month leading up to filming to biopic, which co-stars Javier Bardem as Desi Arnaz. Her fear came from the pressure of playing one of television’s biggest icons. But writer and director Aaron Sorkin had no doubts she would crush her performance. Here’s how Sorkin helped her feel confident leading up to the first day of filming Being the Ricardos.

Being Ripley 8

This article discusses what it is like for me to be who I am with the understanding that I have been modified by both the United States government, and by our benefactors (the type-1 greys from The Domain). These modifications have, of course, changed me. The closest image available to recount these modifications is from the movie series “Alien”, and most specifically a character known as “Ripley 8”.

It’s Lucy Vs. The FBI In ‘Being The Ricardos’ [Trailer]

“Lucy vs. the FBI” sounds like the title of one of the wackier episodes of I Love Lucy. But in fact, actress and comedian Lucille Ball underwent a real-life conflict with the federal government at the height of producing her iconic sitcom. In the early 1950s, Ball was under investigation...

Being The Ricardos Full Trailer Drops, Kidman Becomes Lucille Ball

Being The Ricardos is coming in December, and the full trailer for the film was released this morning. Starring Nicole Kidman as Lucille Ball and Javier Bardem as Desi Arnaz, the film is written and directed by Aaron Sorkin. Taking us behind the scenes of a production week on the show I Love Lucy; the film looks to offer a fictional glimpse behind one of the most beloved on and off-screen couples in the history of Hollywood. You can see the Being The Ricardos trailer down below.