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Trump Rallies Are High-Risk Activities, Seth Meyers Says
Arts, Today

Attending a Trump event is as risky as “doorknob licking, hugging everyone on the subway and eating shrimp at the strip club buffet,” the “Late Night” host said.

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Gillian Flynn Takes Her Paranoia to Television
Culture, Yesterday

With “Utopia,” the best-selling novelist makes her debut as a TV showrunner. But anyone who knows her from “Gone Girl” or “Sharp Objects” might be surprised by what they see.

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‘A Wilderness of Error’ Review: Errol Morris in the Fog of Murder
Culture, Yesterday

The famous documentary maker sits on the other side of the camera to offer his own take on the Jeffrey R. MacDonald murder case.

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Go Live in Another Decade. I Recommend It.
Op Ed, Yesterday

Watching TV news from the past helps me get a grip on the present.

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‘The Comey Rule’: Why Watching Jeff Daniels Ruined James Comey’s Day
Arts & Leisure, Yesterday

Based on the former F.B.I. director’s 2018 memoir, the mini-series recounts a history so recent that viewers may experience whiplash. For Comey, watching Daniels in action prompted tears — and nausea.

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Trevor Noah: You Still Think Mitt Romney Is a Moderate?
Culture, Yesterday

“The Daily Show” host said that Mr. Romney’s decision on a new Supreme Court justice destroyed the illusion that he was “the dad you ask when your other Republican dads say no.”

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Amber Ruffin Has Gone From the Writers’ Room to the Title
Culture, September 22

A breakout star from the staff of “Late Night With Seth Meyers” discusses “The Amber Ruffin Show,” her new topical comedy series on Peacock.

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I Watched ‘Fleabag.’ I Watched ‘Insecure.’ What’s Next?
Arts & Leisure, September 22

Our television critic suggests the dramedy “Atlanta,” which has a sense of intimacy and reality.

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Late Night Riffs on Republicans’ Flip-Flop Over Supreme Court Seat
Culture, September 22

Some senators who wouldn’t consider Barack Obama’s nominee in 2016 are happy to vote on President Trump’s. “Hypocrisy only matters if you have shame,” Seth Meyers explained.

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Emmys Night 2020, by the Numbers
Interactive, September 21

9: The number of Emmys ‘Schitt’s Creek’ took home, the most ever for a comedy in a single year.

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Canadians Rejoice as ‘Schitt’s Creek’ Sweeps Emmy Awards
Foreign, September 21

The Canadian series took top honors in all seven categories in which it was nominated.

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Jerry Harris to Remain in Custody After Arrest on Child Pornography Charge
Culture, September 21

A lawyer for Mr. Harris, star of the Emmy-winning Netflix series “Cheer,” waived his initial hearings on Monday.

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The Best and Worst Moments of the 2020 Emmys
Culture, September 21

The pandemic forced the Emmy Awards to stage a largely virtual event. Here are the highs and lows of the ceremony.

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Ellen DeGeneres Returns to Show With Apology for Toxic Workplace
Business, September 21

“Things happen here that never should have happened,” the host says. Warner Bros. started investigating her show in July, after complaints of a toxic workplace culture. Three top producers have been ousted.

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Ellen DeGeneres Returns to Her Talk Show With an Apology
Business, September 21

“Things happen here that never should have happened,” the host says. Warner Bros. started investigating her show in July, after complaints of a toxic workplace culture. Three top producers have been ousted.

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What’s on TV This Week: ‘A Cry in the Dark’ and ‘The Masked Singer’
Culture, September 21

Meryl Streep plays a mother accused of murder in the 1988 film, Time magazine will unveil its list of the 100 most influential people on ABC and a wacky singing competition series returns for its fourth season.

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Dos candidatos y tres moderadores: así serán los debates de las elecciones en EE. UU.
en Español, September 21

Chris Wallace de Fox News, Steve Scully de C-SPAN y Kristen Welker de NBC News conducirán los eventos televisados.

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Emmy Show Reinvents Itself, but Keeps the Stale Parts
Culture, September 20

The mostly virtual Emmys telecast dispensed with many award-show trappings, but continued its trend of feeling out of tune with the way most of us watch TV.

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Jeff Zucker Helped Create Donald Trump. That Show May Be Ending.
Business, September 20

The coziness between the TV executive and Mr. Trump is a Frankenstein story for the cable news era. But then the monster got away.

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This Year’s Emmy Winners Want You to Vote
Culture, September 21

Racial justice and Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s legacy were also recurring themes during Sunday night’s ceremony.

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Zendaya Makes History with Her Emmy Win for ‘Euphoria’
Culture, September 20

The 24-year-old star of HBO’s “Euphoria” beat out acclaimed actresses like Jennifer Aniston and Laura Linney, becoming the youngest to win best lead actress in a drama.

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Tyler Perry Gives Rousing Emmys Speech After Receiving Governors Award
Culture, September 20

The award prompted a heartfelt personal story about a quilt made by Perry’s grandmother, and about its symbolic resonance with the experiences of Black Americans.

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‘Schitt’s Creek’ Sets an Emmy Record
Culture, September 20

In its sixth and final season, the quirky Canadian comedy pulled off a sweep, taking home seven primetime awards and nine Emmys in all.

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Emmys Toast ‘Watchmen’ and ‘Schitt’s Creek’ as Stars Stay Home
Culture, September 20

HBO’s ‘Succession’ won best drama. But ‘Schitt’s Creek,’ which swept the comedy awards, and ‘Watchmen,’ with its socially resonant themes, stole the show.

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Billy Porter Leads Hollywood Diversity Push in Emmys Ad
Business, September 20

Daniel Dae Kim, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Isis King also take part in a 60-second spot demanding real inclusion in the entertainment industry.

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Jimmy Kimmel’s 2020 Emmys Monologue: ‘You Can’t Have a Virus Without a Host’
Culture, September 20

Kimmel started his pandemic-era monologue by delivering it to a fake audience. “Of course we don’t have an audience,” he quipped. “This isn’t a MAGA rally.”

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Catherine O’Hara Wins First Acting Emmy
Culture, September 20

O’Hara was named best lead actress in a comedy for playing the campy former soap star Moira Rose on “Schitt’s Creek.”

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Emmy Winners 2020: The Full List of Awards
Culture, September 20

Here are the shows, actors and production teams who won at the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Emmys 2020: Highlights and Analysis
Interactive, September 20

Our writers watched the 72nd Emmy Awards on Sunday and weighed in on the audience-less and remote ceremony, the winners and their favorite (and least favorite) moments of the show.

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Here’s a Full List of the 2020 Emmy Nominees
Culture, September 20

The 72nd Emmy Awards will be held tonight. Several winners were announced last week.

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What to Watch For at the 2020 Emmy Awards
Culture, September 20

Jimmy Kimmel will host the ceremony as viewers — and the nominees — tune in from home.

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What to Watch For at the 2020 Emmy Awards
Culture, September 20

Jimmy Kimmel will host the ceremony as viewers — and the nominees — tune in from home.

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Comfort Viewing: 3 Reasons I Love ‘Derry Girls’
Culture, September 18

A smart sitcom set during the Troubles in Northern Ireland, its characters are richly detailed, its understanding of teenage awkwardness profound.

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A Danish Children’s TV Show Has This Message: ‘Normal Bodies Look Like This’
Foreign, September 18

The program aims to counter social media that bombards young people with images of perfect bodies.

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‘PEN15’ Is No Longer an Underdog, and That Feels Weird
Culture, September 18

In a joint interview, Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle discussed the new season, the destabilizing effect of their show’s success and why the smallest slights are the most devastating.

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Seth Meyers Defends Blue States Against ‘President Caligula’
Culture, September 18

After President Trump seemed to blame liberal states for the Covid-19 death toll, Meyers said he’d done a great job “if you just take out all the people that died.”

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Carole Baskin of ‘Tiger King’ Will Star in New Show
Express, September 17

The unscripted series will follow Ms. Baskin and her husband, Howard Baskin, as “they work to expose” animal abuse, a production company said.

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Carole Baskin of ‘Tiger King’ Gets Her Own Show
Arts, September 17

The unscripted series will follow Ms. Baskin and her husband, Howard Baskin, as “they work to expose” animal abuse, a production company said.

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How Much Watching Time Do You Have This Weekend?
Weekend, September 17

Ewan McGregor hits the road again, Mo Willems does the Kennedy Center, and an edgy teen drama returns to Netflix.

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Jerry Harris of ‘Cheer’ Arrested on Child Pornography Charge
Culture, September 17

Mr. Harris, a fan favorite on the Netflix series, was arrested and charged with production of child pornography on Thursday, days after two teenage boys filed a lawsuit against him.

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The Van Gundy Brothers Walk, Talk and Bond in the N.B.A. Bubble
Sports, September 17

“Some days, it’s heavy talk about the future of the world,” said Jeff Van Gundy, an ESPN commentator. “We talk about everything and solve nothing.”

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Stephen Colbert Can’t Believe There Are Undecided Voters
Culture, September 17

“I assume the night started with each of them being roused from a coma,” Colbert said of the uncommitted audience at President Trump’s Philadelphia town hall.

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Jim Carrey Will Play Joe Biden on ‘Saturday Night Live’
Culture, September 16

“S.N.L.” has also added three new featured performers to its ensemble cast, ahead of its Oct. 3 season premiere.

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Jerry Harris of ‘Cheer’ Accused of Sex Abuse in Teenagers’ Lawsuit
Culture, September 16

A lawsuit filed in Texas on Monday accuses a star of the Netflix docuseries of soliciting sex and nude photos from two underage boys.

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Jerry Harris of ‘Cheer’ Accused of Sex Abuse in Teenagers’ Lawsuit
Culture, September 16

A lawsuit filed in Texas on Monday accuses a star of the Netflix docuseries of soliciting sex and nude photos from two underage boys.

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‘Ratched’ Flies Out of the Cuckoo’s Nest and Into the Mire
Weekend, September 16

Stunning 1940s design and heightened performances can’t save this stylistic mishmash.

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Chris Rock Tried to Warn Us
Arts & Leisure, September 16

In a candid interview, the comic discusses America’s summer of strife, Trump, blackface and his dramatic turn in the new season of “Fargo.”

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Trump Gets ‘Fox & Friend-Zoned’
Culture, September 16

“Wow, Steve Doocy just told the president of the United States, ‘Don’t call us, we’ll call you,’” Trevor Noah joked after President Trump announced on-air he’d call into “Fox & Friends” every week and the co-host suggested otherwise.

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El líder de Nxivm era un gurú para la era de internet
en Español, September 15

En “The Vow” de HBO, Keith Raniere, quien encabezó la organización de autoayuda, tiene el trastornado carisma de un meme de internet.

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Taylor Rooks Gets the N.B.A. Interviews That Go Viral
Sports, September 15

Rooks, a host at Bleacher Report, said being a Black woman in sports journalism has its challenges, but her approach — capturing players’ full humanity — gives her an edge.

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Sarah Paulson Has a Thing for Vulgar Performances and Good Cries
Arts & Leisure, September 15

The frequent Ryan Murphy collaborator takes on a terrifying role in Netflix’s “Ratched” while soothing her soul with vegan cookies and John Cassavetes films.

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In Memoirs, Two Reporters Plumb Their Latina Identity and Heritage
Book Review, September 15

Ilia Calderón (“My Time to Speak”) and Maria Hinojosa (“Once I Was You”) tell different stories with a common theme: the need for a deeper, more nuanced conversation about race.

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Late Night Fears ‘Trump Fever’ After His Indoor Rally in Nevada
Culture, September 15

“It looks like the next long-term residency in Las Vegas will be the coronavirus,” Jimmy Fallon said on Monday’s “Tonight Show.”

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Nxivm Had a Cult Leader Made for the Internet
Culture, September 14

In HBO’s “The Vow,” the self-help organization’s ringleader Keith Raniere has the unhinged charisma of an internet meme.

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‘Don’t Forget the Driver’ Is a Comedy for Our Moment
Culture, September 14

In a bittersweet BBC series, Toby Jones plays a beaten-down tour bus driver who, fitfully and reluctantly, tries to do the right thing.

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How Dev Hynes Went From Being in ‘We Are Who We Are’ to Scoring It
Culture, September 14

The musician and composer, widely known as Blood Orange, talked about helping create the mood of Luca Guadagnino’s new HBO series and about blending synthesizers with Schubert.

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John Cusack Never Understood His Cusackness
Interactive, September 14

“Perhaps in a way, I had my own brand. I would have denied it, because that would be pretty unartistic.”

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This ‘Lovecraft Country’ Actor Is Happy in Her Own Skin
Culture, September 13

Wunmi Mosaku, who plays Ruby in the HBO horror thriller, discusses Sunday’s extraordinary episode: “The worst thing was the shape-shifting.”

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‘We Are Who We Are’ Captures Not-So-Innocents Abroad
Culture, September 13

Luca Guadagnino’s HBO series is a heady teen drama of hormones and self-discovery on a U.S. Army base in Italy.

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Kevin Dobson, ‘Kojak’ and ‘Knots Landing’ Actor, Dies at 77
Obits, September 12

Starting out by working odd jobs while auditioning, he found his greatest success playing a pair of television detectives.

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The Best Movies and Shows on Hulu Right Now
Culture, September 11

We’ve hand-picked the finest movies and television shows currently streaming on Hulu in the United States. Take a look.

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Comfort Viewing: 3 Reasons I Love ‘Three’s Company’
Culture, September 11

Amid the stress of 2020, the writer finds solace in this classic sitcom’s disco-era innuendos and excess.

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A Sitcom for Families With ‘Funny Shapes’
Culture, September 11

The Canadian comedian Katherine Ryan, who lives in London, used her experiences as a single mother to create “The Duchess” for Netflix.

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Back to School With Tan France
Styles, September 11

The “Queer Eye” star has a lot to teach us about dressing.

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How Paul Rudnick, Humorist, Spends His Sundays
Metropolitan, September 11

In his new socially distanced HBO satire, “Coastal Elites,” five New Yorkers and Angelenos handle the curveballs of 2020.

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Larry Wilmore Doesn’t Miss Late Night, but He’s Back Anyway
Arts & Leisure, September 11

Four years after the abrupt end of “The Nightly Show,” Wilmore has a new topical comedy series on Peacock.

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Trevor Noah: Trump Should Be America’s Coach, Not Its Cheerleader
Culture, September 11

“When you see that your team is headed for a huge defeat, you come up with some plays, right?” the “Daily Show” host said.

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How Much Watching Time Do You Have This Weekend?
Weekend, September 10

Our critic recommends a poignant documentary about a singular moment in pop culture, along with a stunning ballet adaptation and a thoughtful CBS sitcom.

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Advertisers Flock to N.F.L. Broadcasts as a ‘Safe Haven’
Sports, September 10

Ad spending has slumped in the pandemic, in part over uncertainty about how sports seasons would proceed. With an on-time start, football is poised to capture “a greater share of a smaller pie.”

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‘Saturday Night Live’ to Return Oct. 3 With New Live Episodes
Weekend, September 10

NBC said “S.N.L.” will air its first live episode since the coronavirus pandemic halted its traditional production in March.

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With ‘We Are Who We Are,’ Luca Guadagnino Wants You to Question Yourself
Arts & Leisure, September 10

The “Call Me By Your Name” director’s new HBO series follows teens who are exploring their gender and sexual identity. Its shoot was just as unconventional.

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Trump’s Whole Brand Is Panic, Trevor Noah Says
Culture, September 10

The “Daily Show” host was amazed to hear the president say he’d downplayed Covid-19 to avoid creating a panic. Panic is “literally his favorite thing,” Noah said.

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Kenny Ortega, Teen Whisperer
Culture, September 9

With the new Netflix series “Julie and the Phantoms,” the man behind “High School Musical” hopes to create another generation of young stars. How does he do it? By seeing teenagers for who they are.

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‘The Walking Dead’ Is Set to End in 2022
Culture, September 9

The show, which is based on the popular comics by Robert Kirkman, will conclude in 2022 after 11 seasons. But some of its characters will live on in a new spinoff series.

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Rediscovering an Ambitious Sketch Comedy That Never Caught On
Culture, September 9

Netflix canceled “The Characters” after one season, but the 2016 series showcased a wide range of talent just now coming into their own.

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Jerry Lewis Telethon Will Return With Kevin Hart
Culture, September 9

Once a Labor Day weekend tradition, the telethon is coming back in October to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and its new host’s Help From the Hart charity.

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Putting ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ in Motion
Arts & Leisure, September 9

Amy Sherman-Palladino and her choreographer, Marguerite Derricks, talk about how the show uses dance and movement in conventional and unconventional ways.

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Late Night: No One Says ‘Losers’ and ‘Suckers’ Like Trump
Culture, September 9

“Other than the 245 times Trump has actually called someone a loser and a sucker on Twitter, he’d never say anything like that,” Jimmy Fallon joked in his monologue on Tuesday.

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‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ Is Set to End in 2021
Express, September 8

Kim Kardashian West alerted fans in an Instagram post that her family will “say goodbye” to the popular reality show after 20 seasons.

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In ‘Woke,’ Waking Up to Racism Is a Lot Like Going Crazy
Culture, September 8

The Hulu comedy stars Lamorne Morris of “New Girl” as a cartoonist whose world becomes animated after an encounter with the police.

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Cecilia Romo, Mexican Actress with a Broad Range, Dies at 74
Obits, September 8

She played rebellious types, witches and nuns, and had a gift for comedy. She died of the coronavirus.

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Reed Hastings Had Us All Staying Home Before We Had To
Styles, September 4

Netflix started with sending DVDs — remember them? — through the mail, but now the streaming pioneer sits atop a Hollywood it has thoroughly upended.

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The 50 Best TV Shows on Netflix Right Now
Culture, September 4

New shows come to the streaming giant all the time — too many to ever watch them all. We’re here to help.

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The 50 Best Things to Watch on Disney+ Right Now
Culture, September 4

The Disney streaming platform has hundreds of movie and TV titles, drawing from its own deep reservoir classics and from Star Wars, Marvel and more. These are our favorites.

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Comfort Viewing: 3 Reasons I Love ‘Dark Shadows’
Culture, September 4

It was camp; it was scary; it was one of the most popular daytime soaps of its day. And for a gay teenager in the ’80s, it was perfect.

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Here Are 20 Shows to Watch This Fall
Arts & Leisure, September 4

Thanks to the coronavirus shutdown, the networks’ fall schedules are packed with reality competitions and recycled shows. But there are still as many intriguing offerings as ever this season.

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The Shows Must Go On. But They Aren’t the Same Without You.
Arts & Leisure, September 4

The sudden absence of live audiences has upended the worlds of sports, comedy and politics. What do we lose when the crowd doesn’t show?

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How Much Watching Time Do You Have This Weekend?
Weekend, September 3

This Labor Day weekend, check out the new “Power” spinoff, Season 2 of “The Boys” and a Netflix space drama starring Hilary Swank.

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‘Black Love’ Keeps It Simple: Honesty, not Antics
Weekend, September 3

The documentary-style reality series maintains its focus on Black lives and relationships while avoiding typical reality TV stunts.

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English Premier League Terminates China TV Agreement Amid Dispute
Sports, September 3

The world’s most-watched sports league said it had canceled its biggest overseas broadcast deal, worth over $700 million. It was already facing heavy costs from coronavirus disruption.

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Jane Fonda, Intergalactic Eco-Warrior in a Red Coat
Styles, September 2

The leg warmers. Barbarella. The Vietnam War. Tom Hayden and Ted Turner. And she’s not done yet.

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‘Raised by Wolves’ Review: Ridley Scott Among the Androids
Culture, September 2

As a producer and director of a new HBO Max series, the maker of “Blade Runner” and “Alien” indulges his taste for eerie robots and high-minded sci-fi.

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Trump-Biden Debates: 3 Matchups, With Solo Moderators
Business, September 2

Chris Wallace of Fox News, Steve Scully of C-SPAN and Kristen Welker of NBC News will run the televised proceedings.

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Lamorne Morris’s Week: Watching ‘First Things First’ and Absorbing ‘The Fire Next Time’
Arts & Leisure, September 2

The actor, who stars in the new Hulu series “Woke,” spends his days watching basketball highlights and trying to stay focused on what’s next.

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When Democracy Dies in Daylight
Culture, September 1

Revisiting HBO’s “The Plot Against America” and its final, dire warning for election season.

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The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix, Amazon and More in September
Culture, September 1

Every month, subscription streaming services add a new batch of titles to their libraries. Here are our picks for September.

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The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix, Amazon and More in September
Culture, September 1

Every month, subscription streaming services add a new batch of titles to their libraries. Here are our picks for September.

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The Best Movies and TV Shows New to Netflix, Amazon and Stan in Australia in September
Foreign, September 1

Our streaming picks for September, including ‘Away,’ ‘I’m Thinking of Ending Things' and ‘Enola Holmes’

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Joe Ruby, a Creator of ‘Scooby-Doo,’ Is Dead at 87
Obits, August 31

Charged with creating an animated mystery series, Mr. Ruby and his writing partner, Ken Spears, came up with a show that endures more than 50 years later.

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘All or Nothing’ and ‘American Ninja Warrior’
Culture, August 31

An Amazon sports docuseries returns, this time focusing on the soccer club Tottenham Hotspur. And an athletic competition show prepares for a new season with a special event.

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Samira Wiley and Uzo Aduba Still Remember Struggling
Culture, August 30

In a conversation, the actors look back on how “Orange Is the New Black” changed their lives and discuss their Emmy-nominated roles in “The Handmaid’s Tale” and “Mrs. America.”

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What’s on TV Sunday: The VMAs and ‘Driven to Abstraction’
Culture, August 30

The MTV Video Music Awards come to New York. And a new documentary retraces a major art world scandal.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Get Duked!’ and NASCAR
Culture, August 29

Four teenagers try to escape the Scottish Highlands alive in “Get Duked!” And NASCAR’s regular season finale kicks off in Daytona.

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A Final Episode for the TV Listings
Summary, August 28

The Times will no longer include the programming lineup in its print edition, ending an eight-decade run.

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Ted Danson Made D’Arcy Carden a Better Not-a-Robot
Culture, August 28

In a conversation, the Emmy nominees and former “Good Place” co-stars discuss their appreciation for the show, the creator Michael Schur and each other.

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TV Ratings for Biden and Trump Signal an Increasingly Polarized Nation
Business, August 28

Fox News dominated ratings for the Republican convention, and MSNBC was the clear No. 1 for the Democrats’ gathering.

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Keke Palmer Keeps a Check
Styles, August 28

The movie star, talk-show host, singer and self-described “drama nerd person” is hosting the MTV V.M.A.s. She’s the only person for the job.

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The 2020 Party Conventions Gave New Meaning to Political Theater
Culture, August 28

A television critic and a fashion critic discuss what they saw, what they learned and what it could mean for the future.

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A Beginner’s Guide to the Golden Age of Live Theater on TV
Arts & Leisure, August 26

Today we stream what shows we can find. Back then: James Dean, “Twelve Angry Men” and conclusive proof that Kim Stanley was one of the all-time greats.

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R.N.C. Revives a Trump Persona: Reality-TV Prize Giver
Culture, August 26

Needing ratings and a reinvention, the president uses the White House as game show set and official acts as the fabulous winnings.

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How ‘MTV Cribs’ Rewired My Brain, and Maybe Yours Too
Culture, August 26

The show gave us a giddy peek at the nouveau riche celebrities of the 2000s. It also made “fake it until you make it” the Millennial ethos.

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Trevor Noah Thinks the G.O.P. Needs a Different Sales Pitch
Culture, August 26

Despite the Republicans’ best efforts, it’s “hard to scare people about the damage Joe Biden could do after the damage Donald Trump has already done,” Noah said.

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Queen & Slim’ and ‘Hamlet’
Culture, August 26

See Melina Matsoukas’s debut feature on HBO. Or watch Laurence Olivier’s 1948 “Hamlet” on TCM.

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G.O.P. TV Ratings Fall Below Democrats, Despite Fox News’s Big Night
Business, August 25

About 17 million tuned in on the Republican convention’s first night, compared with 19.7 million for the Democrats. Close to half of TV viewers at 10 p.m. were watching Fox News.

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Hot 97 Fires Rap Radio Veteran for Ties to Yusuf Hawkins Killing
Culture, August 25

Employees of the radio station said they were shocked to see a colleague known as Paddy Duke in a new HBO documentary about the racist murder of a Brooklyn teenager in 1989.

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‘I May Destroy You’ Imagines a Path Back From Sexual Assault
Culture, August 25

In Monday’s season finale, Michaela Coel’s summer breakout hit offered some of the most cathartic moments of television I have ever seen.

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Sterling K. Brown and Andre Braugher’s Lives Keep Intersecting
Culture, August 25

The two actors are Emmy competitors this year, just one example of “so many parallels” between them, Brown said. In a conversation, they discussed cop shows and the pressures of representation.

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Samantha Bee Stays Grounded With ‘The Great British Bake Off’
Arts & Leisure, August 25

The host of “Full Frontal With Samantha Bee” also puts Carol Burnett and octopus videos on her list of essentials.

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‘Soul!’ Brought Black Culture to TV in 1968. A New Doc Tells Its Story.
Culture, August 25

“Mr. Soul!” spotlights Ellis Haizlip, the host of a show that gave Stevie Wonder, Wilson Pickett and James Baldwin a platform.

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R.N.C. Begins, Masks (and Sometimes Facts) Optional
Culture, August 25

With an imperious backdrop of columns and flags, the first night played loudly to the base, and to the nominee’s TV tastes.

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G.O.P. Gathers for a Second Night
Politics, August 25

The second night of the party’s convention will feature Melania Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Senator Rand Paul.

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The Esteemed Black Actresses Who Finally Have the Spotlight
Interactive, April 13

Though their journey in Hollywood has been hard and steep, a number of women have made it to the top. And they’re not done yet.

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The Best Movies and Shows on Hulu Right Now
Interactive, March 29

We’ve hand-picked the finest movies and television shows currently streaming on Hulu in the United States. Take a look.