Prior to embarking on her Hollywood acting career, Emily Ratajkowski made a name for herself as a model (most notably in Robin Thicke’s music video for Blurred Lines). Working in that field has a tendency to make women hyper-aware of body issues, so Ratajkowski is thrilled to be in the new Amy Schumer movie, I Feel Pretty, which tackles body issues head-on. She told us she believes whole-heartedly in the message the movie is trying to send. (Click on the media bar below to hear Emily Ratajkowski)
For 80 years, he’s fought for truth, justice, and the American way. He’s done it in comic books, on TV, and in films. Of course, he’s Superman, and he first appeared in the April 18, 1938 debut issue of Action Comics. With so many different versions of the Man of Steel, there’s always one that stands out above the rest: the movie Superman played by Christopher Reeve. Richard Donner, who directed the 1978 movie that introduced the little-known Reeve to the world, told us what it was like to meet the future superstar for the very first time. (Click on the media bar below to hear Richard Donner)
Now in its seventh season, Homeland remains an intense, gripping drama. The Showtime series, starring Claire Danes as an American intelligence officer who’s had to deal with threats, both domestic and international, while also living with bipolar disorder. It’s a challenging role that Danes has handled with Emmy-winning skill, but Danes told us she’s even more impressed with how the show’s writers and producers have kept the show itself so intriguing for so many seasons. (Click on the media bar below to hear Claire Danes)
The penultimate episode of Homeland’s current season airs Sunday night at 9/8c on Showtime, with the season finale airing on April 29. And Danes herself has confirmed that the show’s eighth season will also be its last.
Now that he plays Spider-Man, Tom Holland will appear in Avengers: Infinity War. For him, it really is a dream come true. Before he was cast as the world’s favorite web-slinger (he made his first appearance in 2016’s Captain America: Civil War), Holland was a huge fan of the Avengers series, which kicked off with the original “Avengers” film in 2012. (Click on the media bar below to hear Tom Holland)
Avengers: Infinity War opens in theaters everywhere on April 27.
As a defensive player, Josh Norman doesn’t get to dance in the end zone very often (in his six-year pro career, he’s only scored two touchdowns). Instead, the Washington Redskins All-Pro cornerback will show off his dance skills on television. He’s one of the contestants competing on the new season of Dancing with the Stars, and he told us it’s his first chance to really show off his moves. (Click on the media bar below to hear Josh Norman)
Dancing with the Stars: Athletes premieres Monday, April 30 at 8/7c on ABC.
In 11 seasons on The Big Bang Theory, Kunal Nayyar has seen his character, Raj, change in many ways. (Remember the days when he was too terrified to even speak to girls?) At a press event, Nayyar told us he’s thrilled with the way Raj has, grown, matured, and evolved, and he’s even more thrilled with the changes to his hair style! (Click on the media bar below to hear Kunal Nayyar)
The Big Bang Theory airs Thursday nights at 8/7c on CBS.