Andrea Mandell, USA TODAY

Andrea Mandell

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Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Andrea:

Bella Thorne slams Whoopi Goldberg's 'awful' views on her nude photo-scandal

Bella Thorne is flatly rejecting Whoopi Goldberg's criticisms as "sick and disgusting" after her nude photo scandal. → Read More

'Toy Story 4 'goes to infinity and beyond': First reactions glow for Pixar's latest film

"Toy Story 4," reactions have begun to roll in, with critics belly-laughing and wiping away tears after watching Pixar's latest film. → Read More

Did 'Ma' freak you out? Here are the best spoilers from Octavia Spencer's revenge finale

Did you find yourself hiding behind your hands as you watched the bloody ending of "Ma"? We've got inside scoop on how it all went down. → Read More

Your Memorial Day weekend movie guide is here! From 'Aladdin' to adult fare, we've got you

A three-day weekend means an extra day to watch movies! But what should you see? For starters, 'Aladdin' and 'Booksmart.' Streaming? 'The Perfection.' → Read More

Leo DiCaprio's girlfriend, 21-year-old Camila Morrone, joins him at Cannes premiere

Leo DiCaprio was joined by his girlfriend Camila Morrone on Tuesday at the Cannes premiere of his latest film, "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood." → Read More

'Booksmart' is Olivia Wilde's ultimate flex. Here's how having kids drove her to direct.

“Once I had a baby, I was like, 'Wow, what can’t I do?' " says Olivia Wilde, whose directorial debut 'Booksmart' is a critical smash hit. → Read More

Jane Seymour says she's done with Botox: 'I felt like a unicorn'

“I tried Botox once and I felt like a unicorn,” says the former Bond Girl. → Read More

Jennifer Lopez, A-Rod among Met Gala 2019's hottest couples. Who else made the cut?

From newlyweds like Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner to Met Gala regulars like Kim and Kanye, it was a major night for showcasing A-list love. → Read More

Josh Duggar and wife Anna are expecting their sixth child this fall

The Duggar clan continues to expand. "We are so excited to announce that we are expecting a new little one!" Anna Duggar wrote on Instagram. → Read More

Melinda Gates: Sharing school drop-off, kitchen duties changed my marriage

Melinda Gates shares stories from her marriage and foundation in her new book, 'The Moment of Lift.' → Read More

5 unmissable moments from Beyoncé's 'Homecoming' documentary on Netflix

In 'Homecoming,' Beyoncé gets personal, revealing everything from show prep to how she suffered from preeclampsia during her pregnancy with the twins. → Read More

Sorry Black Widow! Scarlett Johansson's daughter loves princesses the most

No love for Black Widow? The "Avengers" star says her daughter loves fairy tales the most. → Read More

Exclusive: Watch two 'Penguins' fall in love (with Ed Helms narrating the sweet moment)

Thanks to Disneynature’s new "Penguins" film, all eyes are on Steve and Adeline’s Antarctic meet-cute. Ed Helms narrates. → Read More

Brie Larson wanted to make 'Unicorn Store.' Sam Jackson 'begged' to be in it. Here's why.

'Captain Marvel' Brie Larson and Samuel L. Jackson met on the set of 'Kong: Skull Island.' Now they're in a third movie together: 'Unicorn Store.' → Read More

5 shocking ways the Backstreet Boys, NSYNC got swindled by the man who created them

Lou Pearlman, who created the Backstreet Boys and 'NSYNC, died in prison in 2016. Now, the stars he swindled are speaking out in a new documentary, "The Boy Band Con." → Read More

Nipsey Hussle's alleged killer Eric Holder has been arrested by police

The LAPD identified Eric Holder, 29, as the suspect who shot and killed Hussle before fleeing through an alley to a waiting car driven by an unidentified female. → Read More

Violence breaks out at Nipsey Hussle memorial, 'at least one patient in critical condition'

A memorial created to honor the life and legacy of slain rapper and community activist Nipsey Hussle turned violent Monday night. → Read More

Nipsey Hussle: LAPD names suspect in shooting after rapper's autopsy is completed

The day after Hussle was shot and killed, police named a suspect in his murder. Meanwhile, a memorial Monday night grew violent. → Read More

Selma Blair shares makeup tricks after MS diagnosis: 'I’m just really trying to have fun'

Selma Blair is keeping up the candor when it comes to dealing with her MS diagnosis. And that includes her daily makeup routine. → Read More

'SNL' mocks Jussie Smollett in sketch that doubts his innocence. Did they go too far?

With host Sandra Oh playing Jussie Smollett's manager, "SNL" imagined a tense meeting between the "Empire" star and Fox execs. Twitter was not impressed. → Read More