TVLine Items: Martha Plimpton Joins Brockmire, Elite Renewed and More

Brockmire has found a new sober sponsor in Martha Plimpton (The Real O’Neals, Raising Hope), who will recur during Season 3 of the IFC comedy, our sister site Variety reports. Plimpton’s character Shirley is described as a cigarette-smoking, no-nonsense woman who has been sober for eight years. She will show Hank Azaria’s former baseball announcer the harsh realities […]

GOP congresswoman Martha McSally beats back challengers in Arizona primary, but her embrace of Trump’s agenda could be risky

Nicole Neri/Reuters Republican Rep. Martha McSally beat back conservative challengers for her party’s nomination in a crucial Senate race in Arizona. She will face Kyrsten Sinema, a well-funded moderate Democratic congresswoman. McSally embraced Trump and his agenda, despite his hard-line immigration policies that could alienate an evolving voter base in the state. Arizona voted for Trump […]

Trump pardons conservative commentator Dinesh D’Souza, considers pardoning Martha Stewart

President Donald Trump pardoned conservative commentator Dinesh D’Souza and said he was considering pardoning Martha Stewart and commuting former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich’s prison sentence. Critics accused Trump of subverting the rule of law. The US Constitution gives the president the power to issue pardons, and Trump has used that authority to benefit convicted figures […]

Martha Reeves: My Six Best Albums – Marvin Gaye, Mary Wells and more

MARVIN GAYE: A Stubborn Kind Of Fellow (Jasmine) My favourite Motown artist. We sang behind him on his first three major hits.  He was such a gentleman and I was always flirting with him.  When he sang he would close his eyes and tilt his head and you could tell he was feeling his lyrics.  […]

Martha Stewart will never stop reinventing herself — here’s how she went from a stockbroker to hosting a cooking show with Snoop Dogg

Business Insider Jemal Countess/Getty Images Martha Stewart has had a fascinating career path from model, to stockbroker, to cookbook author, to cooking show cohost with the rapper Snoop Dogg.  More than once, it has seemed like Stewart had finally failed — but she always comes back.  “I’m not Lenin or Stalin; I don’t have a […]

Check Out Lorde’s Rendition of Martha Wainwright’s “Bloody Mother Fucking Asshole”

As soon opened with the words “Poetry is no place for a heart that’s a whore,” the four-or-so people who recognized Martha Wainwright’s scathingly, vulnerably brilliant 2005 track “Bloody Mother Fucking Asshole” in those words whooped their approval. Surely those who heard the song in Big Little Lies also soon caught on. And, they were probably thrilled […]

Alison Wright, aka ‘The Americans” Martha, Cast in ‘Snowpiercer’ Pilot

As you may have already heard, one of the latest “everything will eventually become a series version of whatever it formerly was” news stories has been the TV pilot adaptation of Bong Joon-Ho’s wild, anti-capitalist, sci-fi/fantasy action film, Snowpiercer. It was already announced that Hamilton actor Daveed Diggs (who you may have recently caught on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Black-ish, or The […]