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Recent articles by Patrick:

6 biggest moments from the royal wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

Prince Harry and Meghan said "I do" at a celebrity-filled ceremony in England Saturday that broke tradition and inspired memes. → Read More

'Deadpool 2' spoilers: Ryan Reynolds on that hilariously meta mid-credits scene

The self-deprecating 'Deadpool' star has no problem laughing at his past mistakes in the R-rated superhero sequel. → Read More

'Deadpool 2': Zazie Beetz is sequel's lucky charm as wisecracking breakout Domino

'Atlanta' actress Zazie Beetz steals the spotlight from Ryan Reynolds in 'Deadpool 2,' playing Domino, a no-nonsense mutant with an unprecedented lucky streak. → Read More

How Netflix's '13 Reasons Why' addresses suicide controversy, Me Too movement in Season 2

13 Reasons Why won't shy away from its critics in Season 2. Netflix's high-school drama — which quickly became 2017's most tweeted-about show when it debuted last spring, according to Variety — unleashed a storm of controversy for its graphic depiction of the suicide of 17-year-old protagonist Hannah Baker (Katherine Langford), who leaves behind a series of tapes describing the events and people… → Read More

Tiffany Haddish still won't say who bit Beyonce at Turner programming reveal

The 'Girls Trip' star was in New York to promote her sitcom 'The Last O.G.,' while Samantha Bee announced an election-themed mobile game. → Read More

'Deadpool 2': Ryan Reynolds on wooing Celine Dion, poking fun at 'Frozen'

Ryan Reynolds' "Merc with a Mouth" returns in 'Deadpool 2' with more irreverent humor and blood-spattered action. Of course, the actor has stories about the sequel's references to 'Frozen' and 'Yentl.' → Read More

How Netflix's '13 Reasons Why' addresses suicide controversy, Me Too movement in Season 2

The polarizing teen Netflix drama about the aftermath of a high-schooler's suicide tackles sexual assault and a potential school shooting in Season 2. → Read More

Review: Arctic Monkeys' 'Tranquility Base Hotel' is a weird, often enjoyable stay

The British rockers are back with their first album since 2013's 'AM,' which trades piercing stadium rock for piano-driven musings on technology. → Read More

Duplass Brothers on their new memoir, and Netflix's new true-crime obsession 'Evil Genius'

The prolific filmmakers are back this week with an unusual new memoir, 'Like Brothers,' and eerie Netflix true-crime series, 'Evil Genius.' → Read More

Charlie Puth wants people to hear 'the real me' on new album 'Voicenotes'

The 'See You Again' crooner opens up about his 'bland' first album, hit single 'Attention' and why he won't talk about his dating life. → Read More

Is MoviePass still worth it? What new changes to the discount ticket app mean for you

MoviePass drew ire from subscribers when the discount ticket app announced restrictions on how many films you could see per month and how often you could see them. Is it still worth $9.95? → Read More

Mark and Jay Duplass explain their 'Togetherness' in fun new memoir, 'Like Brothers'

In 'Like Brothers,' Mark and Jay Duplass write about their close relationship and their quirky partnership making films, TV. A 3-star book review. → Read More

Is MoviePass still worth it? What new changes to the discount ticket app mean for you

MoviePass drew ire from subscribers when the discount ticket app announced restrictions on how many films you could see per month and how often you could see them. Is it still worth $9.95? → Read More

Mark and Jay Duplass explain their 'Togetherness' in fun new memoir, 'Like Brothers'

In 'Like Brothers,' Mark and Jay Duplass write about their close relationship and their quirky partnership making films, TV. A 3-star book review. → Read More

Netflix's 'Dear White People' fights back against alt-right trolls in timely Season 2

Justin Simien's racially charged satire tackles cyber-bullying and the alt-right in its topical second season, now streaming on Netflix. → Read More

Will Smith, Priyanka Chopra are headed to YouTube with new projects

The actors are part of the video platform's latest push for original offerings, which also includes Demi Lovato, Kevin Hart and LeBron James. → Read More

Rapper Meek Mill, released from prison, will tell his story in an Amazon docuseries

The rapper will chronicle his fight for exoneration in a Jay-Z-produced show after serving five months in prison for violating probation. → Read More

Charlize Theron explains how 'horror' of motherhood prepared her for 'Tully'

With the help of 'Juno' writer Diablo Cody, Charlize Theron paints a bracing portrait of modern-day motherhood in her new movie 'Tully.' → Read More

Hulu orders Mindy Kaling's 'Four Weddings' series, more 'Handmaid's Tale'

'The Mindy Project' creator will return to Hulu with an anthology series inspired by 1994 rom-com 'Four Weddings and a Funeral.' That's the latest series from the growing streaming services, whose 'Handmaid's Tale' won the best-drama Emmy. → Read More

'RBG': How Ruth Bader Ginsburg became a legit pop-culture icon

New documentary 'RBG' shows how the 85-year-old Supreme Court justice became a Millennial favorite, thanks to 'Saturday Night Live' and the 'Notorious R.B.G.' meme. → Read More