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The final episode of “Game of Thrones” aired Sunday after eight seasons.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

It is, every bit of it, the cat’s meow.

from Film Reviews

Actor Titus Welliver talks tough guy persona on "Bosch".

Titus Welliver: "Bosch’’

Actor Titus Welliver talks tough guy persona on "Bosch".

from The Treatment

Acclaimed architect I.M. Pei has died. He was 102.

Remembering famed architect I.M. Pei

Acclaimed architect I.M. Pei has died. He was 102.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

While ratings for broadcast television continue to plummet, the annual ritual known as the upfronts soldiers on in New York.

Checking in on the broadcast TV upfronts in the age of streaming

While ratings for broadcast television continue to plummet, the annual ritual known as the upfronts soldiers on in New York.

from Hollywood Breakdown

The documentary ‘Minding the Gap’ starts as a look at young skateboarders in Rockford, Illinois. Life is coming at them fast, and all they really want to do is skate.

Revisiting Director Bing Liu on ‘Minding the Gap’

The documentary ‘Minding the Gap’ starts as a look at young skateboarders in Rockford, Illinois. Life is coming at them fast, and all they really want to do is skate.

from The Business

It’s broadcast TV upfronts week in New York!

Hollywood news banter

It’s broadcast TV upfronts week in New York!

from The Business

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says it’s tough to imagine a more timely and enthralling show

Fred Wilson’s Afro Kismet at Maccarone gallery

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp says it’s tough to imagine a more timely and enthralling show

from Art Talk

During his influential career, the Pritzker-winning architect designed everything from schools to skyscrapers. Known for spare, geometric forms, Pei said the goal was to "eliminate the inessential."

I.M. Pei, architect of some of the world's most iconic structures, dies at 102

During his influential career, the Pritzker-winning architect designed everything from schools to skyscrapers. Known for spare, geometric forms, Pei said the goal was to "eliminate the inessential."

from NPR

Seventy sonnets written in the first two hundred days of Trump's presidency,   American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin  , by Terrance Hayes, flies out of the cages of…

Terrance Hayes: American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin

Seventy sonnets written in the first two hundred days of Trump's presidency,  American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin , by Terrance Hayes, flies out of the cages of…

from Bookworm

When Johanna Hogg was a film student in the 1980s, she fell in love with someone who ended up being a thief and drug addict. But she couldn’t pull away from the toxic relationship.

Director of ‘The Souvenir’ on heroin addiction, attraction and the allure of cinema

When Johanna Hogg was a film student in the 1980s, she fell in love with someone who ended up being a thief and drug addict. But she couldn’t pull away from the toxic relationship.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The rock band Fanny ruled the Sunset Strip in the 1970s, and they were supposed to be the next big thing. They explain the price women pay for being ahead of their time.

A Castle On Top of A Hill: The True Story of Fanny

The rock band Fanny ruled the Sunset Strip in the 1970s, and they were supposed to be the next big thing. They explain the price women pay for being ahead of their time.

from Lost Notes

This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I explain how the entertainment
business works. It’s like when you have some French fries on your plate, and people keep
reaching over and…

Pickpocket

This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I explain how the entertainment business works. It’s like when you have some French fries on your plate, and people keep reaching over and…

from Martini Shot

Lost Notes    is a podcast that we love.  It’s about music. We think you should subscribe.

Listen to Lost Notes

Lost Notes is a podcast that we love.  It’s about music. We think you should subscribe.

from Here Be Monsters

Edward Goldman talks about the Eleanor Antin exhibition at LACMA and an exhibition by June Edmonds at Luis de Jesus gallery.

Smart, Courageous and, Yes, Totally Naked

Edward Goldman talks about the Eleanor Antin exhibition at LACMA and an exhibition by June Edmonds at Luis de Jesus gallery.

from Art Talk

The Israeli TV show “Shtisel” is about an ultra-Orthodox family living in a small, insular community in Jerusalem. It’s a family drama with no sex, violence, or drugs.

G-rated family drama ‘Shtisel’ is an unexpected hit

The Israeli TV show “Shtisel” is about an ultra-Orthodox family living in a small, insular community in Jerusalem. It’s a family drama with no sex, violence, or drugs.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Ever since he was a child, Clark Strand has awoken in the middle of the night and gone out walking. One night a voice spoke directly in his ear, saying, “Don’t go out tonight.

The Dark Revolt

Ever since he was a child, Clark Strand has awoken in the middle of the night and gone out walking. One night a voice spoke directly in his ear, saying, “Don’t go out tonight.

from Nocturne

Michael Schneider joins us from New York, where he's attending the annual ritual of the broadcast TV upfronts.

Broadcast ratings may be down, but at the upfronts, it's ad revenues rising

Michael Schneider joins us from New York, where he's attending the annual ritual of the broadcast TV upfronts.

from Screengrab

CBS recently  censored a musical segment  on ‘The Good Fight’ that was all about China.

Hollywood news banter

CBS recently censored a musical segment on ‘The Good Fight’ that was all about China.

from The Business

Day took on meaty roles in films like The Man Who Knew Too Much and Love Me or Leave Me, but in the late '50s she settled into romantic comedies and a persona that would stick: the good girl.

Actress and singer Doris Day, Hollywood's girl next door, dies at 97

Day took on meaty roles in films like The Man Who Knew Too Much and Love Me or Leave Me, but in the late '50s she settled into romantic comedies and a persona that would stick: the good girl.

from NPR