Julie Hinds, Detroit Free Press

Julie Hinds

Detroit Free Press

Detroit, MI, United States

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Recent articles by Julie:

Detroit rocker's photos of people wearing masks tell COVID-19 story of love and endurance

Musician Ko Melina felt she had to do something when the coronavirus pandemic hit Detroit, so she started a project to photograph people wearing masks. → Read More

10 things — series, specials and movies — to watch inside your Thanksgiving 2020 bubble

Staying safe from the COVID-19 surge is the top priority this Thanksgiving, so here are some series, specials and movies to watch this holiday week. → Read More

In downtown Detroit, the Christmas tree still stands and sparkles —virtually

Although there was no public tree lighting at Campus Martius Park Friday night, the lights twinkling on a 60-foot-tall, Norway spruce virtually. → Read More

Grosse Pointe Antifa? The story behind the phrase — and jokes — that trended on Twitter

On Thursday, a flurry of grassroots jokes on Twitter erupted at the idea of the affluent Detroit suburb of Grosse Pointe as a hotbed of activism. → Read More

'A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving,' 'A Charlie Brown Christmas' will air on PBS after all

AppleTV+ has agreed to let PBS air the Peanuts holiday specials for Thanksgiving and Christmas, keeping the network tradition alive for now. → Read More

As Michigan's cinemas close again due to COVID-19, a much bigger fight for survival looms

New restrictions to subdue Michigan's pandemic surge will shut down movie theaters for three weeks, but U.S. cinemas face bigger threats to survival. → Read More

'A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving' is latest special to leave ABC for AppleTV+

As part of the corporate deal that moved 'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown' to AppleTV+, the Peanuts Thanksgiving special is also leaving ABC. → Read More

Omari Hardwick already played Ghost; now he tackles horror in Halloween scarefest 'Spell'

After wrapping up a career-making role as Ghost in the Starz series 'Power,' Omari Hardwick turns to the horror genre with a film for Halloween → Read More

Michigan's Tim Allen, Jeff Daniels use voices to back opposing parties in 2020 election

Michigan star voice-off: Tim Allen did the narration for GOP candidate John James for Senate ad, while Jeff Daniels voiced a spot for Joe Biden. → Read More

Detroit TV station mistakenly airs mock 2020 election results during 'Bachelorette'

On Tuesday night’s airing of “The Bachelorette” in Detroit, the shocker wasn’t Clare’s big fight with Yosef. → Read More

Detroit TV station mistakenly airs mock 2020 election results during 'Bachelorette'

During Tuesday's episode of 'The Bachelorette,' an onscreen graphic at Detroit's ABC affiliate showed a Michigan win for Donald Trump - a week early. → Read More

'West Wing' cast reunites for video backing Michigan Supreme Court justice's 2020 campaign

Michigan Supreme Court chief justice Bridget McCormack's campaign got a video boost from the cast of 'The West Wing.' → Read More

'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown' won't air on CBS this year, moves to AppleTV+

Say goodbye to watching 'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown' on CBS. The Halloween special will instead air on demand on AppleTV+ → Read More

Two TV series about Detroit Youth Choir of 'America's Got Talent' fame in development

The Detroit Youth Choir came in second on NBC's 'America's Got Talent,' but the inspiring chorale group is the subject of two possible TV series. → Read More

'John Bronco' movie is an instant classic about auto advertising, and it's totally fictional

Walton Goggins plays John Bronco, the mythical star of Ford Bronco ads, whose mysterious disappearance only fuels his pop-culture fame. → Read More

Conan O'Brien tells Michigan to vote, jabs Jim Harbaugh and Ohio in hilarious video

Late-night host Conan O'Brien encourages Michigan residents to vote with new video that refers to Bell's beer, Jim Harbaugh, Dilla donuts and more → Read More

Telling the story of Detroit through 100 stunning portraits of people making a difference

British artist Marcus Lyon uses photography, personal statements and DNA ancestry tracing to document 100 people who make Detroit a great city. → Read More

Metro Detroiters give reopened move theaters a thumbs up, even without the big flicks

Friday brought a return of loyal customers, masked and sitting in sanitized seats, to a favorite Livonia theater as metro Detroit marked the reopening day for cinemas. → Read More

What to expect when movie theaters reopen in metro Detroit after seven months of shutdown

Movie theaters in metro Detroit are ready to welcome back patrons, with numerous safety and health guidelines in place because of COVID-19 pandemic. → Read More

'No Sudden Move,' a star-studded Steven Soderbergh movie, starts production in Detroit

'No Sudden Move,' which was two weeks from filming in Detroit when the pandemic hit, is now back at work in the Motor City with a star-studded cast. → Read More