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Past articles by Samantha:

Former 'Bachelor' Producer Elan Gale Knows The Secret To Your Favorite Shows

Former 'Bachelor' producer and 'FBoy Island' creator Elan Gale has shaped America's most popular dating shows. But the man behind the curtain doesn’t believe in tidy endings. → Read More

At 28, Parker Posey Swing Danced With Liev Schreiber & Ate 4 A.M. Bodega Sandwiches

'The Staircase' actor Parker Posey reminisces about filming 'Waiting for Guffman' and being called "Queen of the Indies" at age 28. → Read More

Vanessa Bayer On Her 'SNL' Characters, Having Cancer As A Teen, & 'I Love That For You'

Vanessa Bayer's new show 'I Love That For You' is an exaggerated exploration of her own use of humor as a coping mechanism and unabashed love of attention as a teenager with cancer. → Read More

At 28, Patricia Arquette Was A Movie Star — But She Felt Like She Was “Failing”

At 28, 'Severance' star Patricia Arquette was working with famed directors on 'Flirting with Disaster' and 'Lost Highway.' But at home, she was “being pulled in a lot of different directions.” → Read More

Meet The Infectious Disease Researcher Dispelling Covid Myths One Instagram At A Time

Laurel Bristow, AKA @kinggutterbaby on Instagram, dispenses facts about the Covid pandemic with a dose of humor. → Read More

Lucy Dacus On 'Home Video,' "VBS" & Her Childhood Journals

Lucy Dacus' third album 'Home Video' turns her journal entries into songs about of childhood, bible camp, and unrequited love. → Read More

Julien Baker On 'Little Oblivions,' Addiction & Having A Jazz Phase

A relapse is the focus of Julien Baker's third album 'Little Oblivions,' which gives her signature self-lacerating songwriting the support of a full band. → Read More

Meet Dionne Warwick's Niece Brittani, The Secret Sauce Behind Her Twitter Feed

Brittani Warrick is a social media consultant and digital strategist by trade who helps keep her Aunt Dionne Warwick's Twitter fresh. → Read More

'I Hate Suzie' Creators Billie Piper & Lucy Prebble On Masturbation & The Male Gaze

The majority of Episode 4 of HBO Max's 'I Hate Suzie' takes place inside the mind of the titular character as she masturbates. Co-creators Lucy Prebble and Billie Piper break it down. → Read More

At 28, The Barefoot Contessa's Ina Garten Was Balancing The White House's Nuclear Budget

Before the was the Barefoot Contessa, Ina Garten was working at the White House and perfecting her French cooking on the weekends. → Read More

At 28, Gillian Anderson "Begrudged" 'The X-Files' — But It Would Change Her Life

At 28, 'The Crown' star Gillian Anderson was four seasons deep into playing Agent Scully on 'The X-Files,' while parenting a two-year-old daughter. → Read More

Angel Olsen Knows What Song Should Be Played At Her Funeral

Angel Olsen's latest album 'Whole New Mess' is the St. Louis-born singer's expression of quiet heartbreak and a stark, stripped down counterpoint to 'All Mirrors.' → Read More

'Succession' Star Nicholas Braun On His Song "Antibodies" & Shotgunning Beers On Zoom

On the heels of his COVID-inspired single "Antibodies," newly minted Emmy- nominated 'Succession' star Nicholas Braun talks punk music, his favorite masks, and shotgunning beers on zoom. → Read More

At 28, Patti LuPone Had One Line In A Movie — And It Was "Magical"

In Bustle’s Q&A series 28, successful women describe exactly what their lives looked like when they were 28 — what they wore, where they worked, what stressed them out most, and what, if anything, they would do differently. This time, Patti LuPone… → Read More

Reality Steve Breaks Down Peter's "Unspoilable" Bachelor Season & What's Ahead For Clare

Being a member of Bachelor Nation requires a tacit understanding of many things: the differences between "seeing myself someday falling in love," "falling in love," and "being in love" with someone; the Revolve Instagram influencer industrial… → Read More

Pamela Adlon Didn't Have Goals At 28. Now She's A Director, Writer & Star

In Bustle’s Q&A series 28, successful women describe exactly what their lives looked like when they were 28 — what they wore, where they worked, what stressed them out most, and what, if anything, they would do differently. This time, Better Things… → Read More

Elisabeth Moss On Ghosting Dates, The Career She Never Had & Her Beef With Hand Sanitizer

There’s a scene in Elisabeth Moss’ latest movie The Invisible Man, an update of H.G. Wells’ 1897 horror classic, that’s both haunting and a little bit on the nose. Sensing another presence in a dark attic, Moss’ character Cecilia throws the contents… → Read More

Lizzy Caplan Has Graduated From Playing "F*cked-Up Ingenues"

Unfortunately, Lizzy Caplan is wearing all white. Her wide-legged pants, asymmetrical tank top, and leather vest are making a deeply impractical fashion statement. The kind that says, I don’t spill wine, I don’t smudge chocolate, and I don’t eat… → Read More

An Impromptu Therapy Session With Jenny Slate

If you ask, Jenny Slate will tell you her deepest fears. She'll even paint you a detailed picture of her anxiety, which she imagines as a bad animal who lurks behind trees in the dense forest of her mind. Her voice will morph into a gravelly squawk… → Read More

The Definitive 'Good Place' Dictionary, Annotated By The Writers Room

All good things, the saying goes, must come to an end — and if you're a fan of NBC's The Good Place, you're likely already mourning the fact that Sept. 26 marks the beginning of the show's fourth and final season. (And if you've got an overactive… → Read More