Now that you have 6,000 people watching you, do you ever get stage fright or get a little nervous? I do get nervous a little bit. I love it. I think it’s because I’m just so responsible for a lot of people, and I want to do my best. At night I spend hours finding music, and at this point I have 40 different pieces of paper taped to my mirror in front of me when I’m dancing. I’ve created 40 routines in two weeks. I take it seriously. It looks really simple and fun, and it is. But I also want these moves to mean something or have a particular gestural phrase that people can relate to. I’m really focused before and I pace around a little bit. I still have a little butterflies when I teach, even though I’ve been doing it for 20 years. … [Read more...] about Crying and Twerking Through the Apocalypse With
Would you prefer some bigger-budget contenders? How about two musicals: Mary Poppins Returns, which subs in Emily Blunt as the iconic nanny and adds Lin-Manuel Miranda and Meryl Streep as support, and A Star Is Born, where Bradley Cooper directs and stars in a music-industry remake opposite Lady Gaga? The most expensive Netflix movie ever made, Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman, will try to take the baton from Mudbound and make the Best Picture race, while director Robert Zemeckis, who hasn’t had a movie in that category since he won with 1994’s Forrest Gump, will vie with the mental-illness fantasy film The Women of Marwen, which surrounds Steve Carell with Diane Kruger, Janelle Monáe, and Leslie Mann. I’m curious if James Gray’s big-budget space movie Ad Astra with Brad Pitt will get an Oscar-season berth since it’s currently dated for January 2019; I’m also curious if Bohemian Rhapsody will come together after Dexter Fletcher replaced … [Read more...] about Which Movies Will Be Talked About for Next Year’s Oscars?
The Mariners drafted Braden in the third round of the 2015 draft, and a year later, Hunter enrolled at Arizona State. He was chosen to catch a ceremonial first pitch from Bonds before a Sun Devils game and developed into one of the nation’s top amateurs by his junior year, hitting .342 with 22 homers in 57 games. … [Read more...] about Giants’ Hunter Bishop and his brother bonded by baseball and mother’s legacy