Leigh Blickley, HuffPost

Leigh Blickley


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Recent articles by Leigh:

Meredith Grey’s COVID-19 Diagnosis And The Fate Of ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

The show’s namesake might not survive another near-death experience, but what happens then? → Read More

Charles Dance On 'The Crown,' 'Game Of Thrones' And Aging In Hollywood

The actor, widely known for his role as Tywin Lannister, has a string of projects sure to impress this season, including "Mank." → Read More

TV Shows Are Giving Us A Bigger Dose Of Our 2020 Reality, Mental Health Be Damned

Psychologists share whether airing pandemic-focused storylines on series like "This Is Us" and "Grey's Anatomy" is a healthy approach. → Read More

Geraldine Viswanathan Is The New Face Of Your Rom-Com Dreams

The 25-year-old star of "The Broken Hearts Gallery" talks representation, authenticity and releasing a movie during a worldwide pandemic. → Read More

How TV Networks Are Combating COVID-19 Production Setbacks This Fall

Pre-existing series like "One Day at a Time" and "L.A.'s Finest" are getting a prime-time chance as broadcast networks attempt to fill their schedules. → Read More

The 2020 Emmy Awards Were A Virtual Delight

From onstage fires and a "Schitt's Creek" sweep to powerful pleas to vote, the "Pand-Emmys" were a warm hug after months in lockdown. → Read More

There Are 130 Ways That This Year's Emmys Could Go Horribly Wrong

With 130 live feeds in action during the awards show, producers have said the 2020 Emmys are a "logistical nightmare". → Read More

'I'll Be Gone In The Dark' And The Psychological Ramifications Of A True Crime Obsession

Director Elizabeth Wolff examines late author Michelle McNamara, who died before she could finish an investigation into the identity of the Golden State ... → Read More

Annie Murphy Is A Lotta Bit Excited About Her Emmy Nomination

The "Schitt's Creek" star caps off her goodbye to beloved character Alexis Rose with some well-deserved recognition. → Read More

The 2020 Emmy Nominations Are Filled With Snubs And Surprises

Here's who will (hooray!) and who should (boo!) be up for awards during television's biggest night. → Read More

Regis Philbin, Beloved Talk And Game Show Host, Dies At 88

The TV host, known for "Live! With Regis and Kathie Lee" and "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" died of natural causes. → Read More

'Unsolved Mysteries' Composer Reimagines The Creepy Theme Song For A New Generation

West Dylan Thordson, who collaborates with the likes of M. Night Shyamalan and David O. Russell, explains how he made the original tune even eerier. → Read More

How Pandemic-Produced 'Saturday Night Seder' Became An Emmy Contender

Benj Pasek's digital seder raised over $3.5 million for the CDC Foundation and charmed millions with its theatrical and technical flair. Now, it could ea... → Read More

These TV Dramas Tackled Police Violence Head On, But Hollywood Backed Away

The showrunners of "The Red Line," "Seven Seconds" and “Shots Fired” discuss how representation in the industry affects a whole lot more than casting. → Read More

'S.W.A.T.' Creator Aaron Rahsaan Thomas Knows Cop Shows Need To Do Better

Thomas hopes the protests against police brutality will not only spark legitimate change in our country, but in Hollywood's storytelling. → Read More

The Final Season Of ‘Game Of Thrones’ Made The Entire Series Unwatchable

Season 8's unfortunate misfires may be the reason viewers aren't revisiting the show in quarantine. → Read More

How Educational Kid Shows Are Mobilizing To Rescue Overburdened Parents

Creators want to entertain and inform our quarantined children while also giving exhausted caregivers a much needed boost. → Read More

Quibi Sent These Podcasters A Cease-And-Desist, So Now They’re Out For Blood

“Streamiverse” hosts Rob Dezendorf and Danielle Gibson were the mobile video platform’s biggest fans, until the company tried to shut them down. → Read More

Ben Affleck's Way Back

Honesty is enticing, especially when it comes from the mouth of a Hollywood man. → Read More

Lauren And Cameron Of 'Love Is Blind' Talk Representation In The White World Of Dating Shows

Lauren Speed and Cameron Hamilton stop by HuffPost's "Here To Make Friends" podcast to recount their unconventional courtship. → Read More