Kelly Lawler, USA TODAY

Kelly Lawler

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Recent articles by Kelly:

The best critic slams of 'The Circle'

The new tech thriller starring Emma Watson and Tom Hanks is getting panned by critics. We rounded up the best bad reviews. → Read More

Ellen, Oprah and Laura Dern remember 'coming out' episode 20 years later

The talk show host dedicated Friday's episode to the 20th anniversary of her coming out, in real life and on her sitcom, 'Ellen.' → Read More

Read these YA books after watching '13 Reasons Why'

If you loved Netflix's '13 Reasons Why,' these five YA books should be on your to-read list. → Read More

Read these YA books after watching '13 Reasons Why'

If you loved Netflix's '13 Reasons Why,' these five YA books should be on your to-read list. → Read More

Why Martha Plimpton wore a red 'A' to 'Handmaid's Tale' premiere

Martha Plimpton is sporting a red "A" on her clothes, and it's not a reference to 'The Scarlet Letter.' → Read More

Aaron Carter: 'Basically, I have an eating disorder'

Aaron Carter explained his struggle with a hiatal hernia in a series of tweets. → Read More

Brie Larson has an epic group text with Emma Stone and Jennifer Lawrence

The group text among close friends is sacred. → Read More

Review: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ rises above its message

“This will become ordinary.” This is a missive from an enforcer of the totalitarian theocracy portrayed in Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale (weekly episodes streaming Wednesdays, *** 1/2 out of four) to a group of trembling women forced to become enslaved breeders under the new regime. The series, based on the 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood, is full of similar dialogue and imagery that now seems aimed… → Read More

Hulu’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ can't escape politics

The adaptation of the popular Margaret Atwood novel 'The Handmaid's Tale' is taking on new relevancy for some in the Trump era. → Read More

Brie Larson has an epic group text with Emma Stone and Jennifer Lawrence

The group text among close friends is sacred. → Read More

Brie Larson has an epic group text with Emma Stone and Jennifer Lawrence

Brie Larson reveals to 'Vanity Fair' that she and some other of Hollywood's hottest actresses text each other for support, just like your friends do. → Read More

Shania Twain gets her own chair on 'The Voice'

Shania Twain may have only been stopping by 'The Voice' as a guest mentor, but she felt like a coach on the NBC show Monday night. → Read More

5 prom movies to binge-watch this weekend

Looking for some teen drama and formal wear? Look no further than movies like 'She's All That' and 'Pretty in Pink.' → Read More

Elisabeth Moss explains why you shouldn't binge 'The Handmaid's Tale'

Elisabeth Moss and Margaret Atwood explain why you should take the new Hulu series nice and slow. → Read More

Kendrick Lamar goes head-to-head with Don Cheadle in 'DNA' video

Even Don Cheadle is listening to the artist's latest album, DAMN. → Read More

Get to know the cast of '13 Reasons Why'

They may have been relatively unknown before the Netflix show debuted in late March, but that won't be the cast for long. → Read More

Harry Styles opens up about Taylor Swift, defends teen fans

The former One Direction singer opens up about his ex, his fans and his new album in a revealing 'Rolling Stone' profile. → Read More

Kate Upton gives it her all channeling Britney Spears on 'Lip Sync Battle'

Kate Upton is living her best life singing '...Baby One More Time.' → Read More

John Oliver pleads with French voters (with the help of an accordion)

The 'Last Week Tonight' host spent his show discussing the potential pitfalls of the upcoming French elections. → Read More

The 'Outlander' Season 3 teaser is breaking our hearts

Claire! Jamie! You have to be together! → Read More