The monster took home The Masked Singer 's golden mask Advertisement The monster has won The Masked Singer ! At the wrap of the Fox reality competition series’ finale on Wednesday evening, the monster beat out the bee and peacock, was declared to be the champion of season 1 and took home the golden mask. Get push notifications with news, features and more. + Follow Following You'll get the latest updates on this topic in your browser notifications. After much mounting anticipation — and being crowned the winner — the monster’s identity was revealed: Grammy Award-winning singer and rapper T-Pain was behind the mask! “I didn’t have a chance to come into the game with my natural voice and a lot of my peers did and they get accepted. This helped me get my voice out there,” T-Pain, 33 — who was the last celebrity to sing for the night and performed Montell Jordan‘s “This Is How We Do It” — said of why he chose to be on the show. G-Shock 35th Anniversary Celebration Credit: Nicholas Hunt/Getty RELATED: The Masked Singer : Who Were the Bee and Peacock? During a previous performance, a disguised T-Pain said on the show, “I’m a father, a husband, a son, a brother and more than anything I’m a person.” “I never cared about the rules of the game until I became a player in this competition,” he said in a video package. “I learned the hard way that it takes just one slip to make you lose your place in the world. I’ve been vilified and persecuted for sounding like a ringtone. But it ain’t me. Putting on a front made me angry and after doing some soul searching, I was ready for something new. It’s crazy that having my identity stripped has brought me the comeback I’ve wanted for a decade. I’ve been hiding behind faster tracks — until now. I’m finally ready to slow it down.” masked-singer Credit: … [Read more...] about The Monster Wins The Masked Singer — Find Out Who Was Behind the Mask!
Sure, The Green Knight is an epic tale adapted from a late-14th-century English poem about King Arthur and his knights of Camelot, one of which, Sir Gawain, embarks on a deadly, divine quest to battle the titular knight, a gigantic tree creature, along the way facing his magical fate at the hands of his sorceress mother, but this brand-new clip from A24 is mostly about how good Dev Patel looks when soaking wet. Something about the collarbones … The Oscar nominee and his full face of hair star in David Lowery’s stylistic adaptation with Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Sarita Choudhury, Kate Dickie, Ralph Ineson, Barry Keoghan, and Sean Harris. Legend has it the film was meant to arrive summer 2020 , but a great plague put a curse on all the movie theaters. Luckily, all it takes is a journey to a COVID-19 vaccination center (and a mask) to enjoy The Green Knight in theaters on July 30. … [Read more...] about Clip: Dev Patel Is Your Knight in Shining … Nothing
The Brady Bunch knows how to celebrate a birthday! Advertisement brady Credit: Maureen McCormick/Twitter True Brady Bunch fans will appreciate this birthday tribute. The famous big sister of the bunch, Maureen McCormick (aka, Marcia! Marcia! Marcia!), wished her TV brother, Christopher Knight (Peter Brady), a happy 61st birthday on Wednesday. Get push notifications with news, features and more. + Follow Following You'll get the latest updates on this topic in your browser notifications. For the occasion, she shared a sweet photo of her TV sibling pretending to hit her in the face with a purple football. Knight, dressed in a grey and yellow baseball tee, smiles mischievously at the camera as McCormick, sporting a denim jumpsuit, feigns shock. The 62-year-old actress tweeted, “It was his birthday, I had to make him happy” — alluding to a 1973 episode of the Brady Bunch when Peter threw a football at Marcia’s face, breaking her nose and prompting a jock to cancel his date with her. She also tagged Knight and HGTV’s account, apparently because the moment was part of behind-the-scenes antics from the network’s new Brady Bunch -inspired show. McCormick also shared a throwback photo of the pair in costume. RELATED: Lance Bass Will Be Part of HGTV’s Brady Bunch House Show After Losing Out on Buying It On Nov. 1, the six Brady siblings who starred in the beloved sitcom came together for the first time in 15 years to kick off A Very Brady Renovation, HGTV ‘s show about overhauling the iconic house that served as the Brady home’s exterior from 1969 to 1974 to match its memorable sets on the inside. As part of the celebration, the cast announced their plans to participate in the redo, with each actor pairing up with designers from the network’s hit shows to restore the home inside and out. Renovation will premiere on HGTV in 2019. … [Read more...] about Brady Bunch’s Maureen McCormick Takes a Football to the Nose for Christopher Knight’s Birthday
"To have all of that, it was just unlike any other experience I've ever had in my entire life, in my 47 years," T.R. Knight said of replaying his beloved TV character Advertisement Grey's Anatomy showrunner Krista Vernoff is sharing new details about her decision to bring back another beloved character to the show this season. During Thursday's episode of the ABC medical drama, T.R. Knight made a shocking return while appearing in a dream sequence with Ellen Pompeo 's character Meredith Grey as she continued to battle the novel coronavirus . Get push notifications with news, features and more. + Follow Following You'll get the latest updates on this topic in your browser notifications. Knight's character, George O’Malley, was the first of the five original interns to leave the show in 2009. George died in the season 5 finale after sacrificing himself to save a woman from being hit by a bus. In a recent interview with Deadline , Vernoff explained that George was her "first idea" when she first started thinking about having previous characters reappear on the show. RELATED: Grey's Anatomy : George O’Malley Returns in Meredith Grey's Dream as She Battles COVID-19 Grey's Anatomy Credit: ABC "When I called Ellen [Pompeo] and said, I have this idea to have you having these dreams on the beach, and I want to get someone amazing, like T.R,. Ellen was like, 'Yes, get T.R., and also Patrick.' That was the evolution of that," she explained. "Ellen and T.R. are close, and George and T.R. were both always favorites of mine, and so he was my first idea of, as a fan, who do I want to see again? I wanted to see George, so that’s where it started." Vernoff said that her initial thought of having George come back to the show filled her with "joy," which she believes was "translated on screen" during Thursday's episode. Grey's … [Read more...] about Grey’s Anatomy Showrunner Reveals Bringing Back George O’Malley Was Her ‘First Idea’ for This Season
The Black Panther star will appear in the upcoming Netflix film posthumously Advertisement Chadwick Boseman is getting a chance to leave one last impression on the upcoming awards season. On Wednesday, Netflix confirmed to Variety their plan to campaign the late star as the lead actor in the upcoming film Ma Rainey's Black Bottom . Get push notifications with news, features and more. + Follow Following You'll get the latest updates on this topic in your browser notifications. Boseman appears in the film posthumously, following his death on Aug. 28 after a private four-year battle with colon cancer . He was 43. The film marks the beloved actor's last time appearing on the screen. RELATED: Chadwick Boseman and Viola Davis Star In Trailer for His Last Film Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Ma Rainey's Black Bottom is based on August Wilson's 1982 play about the "Mother of Blues" Ma Rainey ( Viola Davis ) and her experience with white management at the time. The movie takes place in 1927 Chicago and explores the racial tension in the music world as white record executives profited off of Black artists. chadwick boseman Chadwick Boseman in Ma Rainey's Black Bottom | Credit: NETFLIX 12320614 Viola Davis and Chadwick Boseman in Ma Rainey's Black Bottom | Credit: Netflix It was adapted by Ruben Santiago-Hudson and produced by Todd Black and Denzel Washington , who once paid for Boseman and some of his Howard University classmates to attend acting school at Oxford University. In the film, Boseman plays troubled trumpet player Levee, who vies for his own spot in the music world. Netflix recently released the first trailer for the film, showing Boseman in his vivacious last role. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE 's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of … [Read more...] about Netflix to Campaign Chadwick Boseman as Lead Actor in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom for Awards Season
The former couple dated briefly from October 2000 to June 2001 Advertisement Heather Graham and Heath Ledger Credit: Heather Graham/Instagram Heather Graham is reminiscing on her relationship with the late Heath Ledger . In an Instagram post on Tuesday, the 51-year-old actress shared rare photos with the star, who was found dead on Jan. 22, 2008 in New York City, at age 28. Get push notifications with news, features and more. + Follow Following You'll get the latest updates on this topic in your browser notifications. "Going through my photos I found these. Just remembering this time. Heath Ledger was such a special person," the Boogie Nights star wrote alongside the pictures. In two of the snaps, Graham and Ledger can be seen snuggled up to one another. The last shot showed The Dark Knight actor taking a mirror selfie. The former couple dated briefly from October 2000 to June 2001. A rep for Graham confirmed that the stars were "still good friends" after their split, according to IMdb. RELATED: Remembering Heath Ledger's Life in Photos, 13 Years After His Death Ledger later went on to date his Brokeback Mountain costar Michelle Williams after they met on set in 2004. The couple welcomed their daughter, Matilda (now 15), in 2005 but called it quits in 2007. Five months later, the actor died of a prescription-drug overdose. In 2018, Williams opened up about raising her now-teenage daughter without Ledger in an interview with Vanity Fair . Want to get the biggest stories from PEOPLE every weekday? Subscribe to our new podcast , PEOPLE Every Day, to get the essential celebrity, entertainment and human interest news stories Monday through Friday. Get a taste of the podcast below. "I always say to Matilda, 'Your dad loved me before anybody thought I was talented, or pretty, or … [Read more...] about Heather Graham Shares Rare Photos of Her Time with Heath Ledger: He Was ‘Such a Special Person’