Andrea Mandell, USA TODAY

Andrea Mandell

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Recent articles by Andrea:

Angelina & Brad: Inching toward a custody agreement, but it's not over yet

The toxic divorce of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie remains a mess, but they're inching toward a custody agreement of their six kids. → Read More

Julie Andrews and Emily Blunt were both new moms making 'Mary Poppins'

Both Julie Andrews and Emily Blunt were new mothers when they took on the iconic role of Mary Poppins. Here's how they made it work. → Read More

'SpongeBob SquarePants' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57 from ALS

"Sponge Bob" was Nickelodeon's biggest all-time hit. Creator Stephen Hillenburg died Monday at age 57 from ALS. → Read More

Amanda Bynes on using drugs, Adderall: 'I got really into my drug usage'

Amanda Bynes, the child star who had a turbulent 20s which led to undergoing treatment, is back and on the cover of Paper magazine. → Read More

Amanda Bynes on using drugs, Adderall: 'I got really into my drug usage'

Amanda Bynes, the child star who had a turbulent 20s which led to undergoing treatment, is back and on the cover of Paper magazine. → Read More

Amanda Bynes on using drugs, Adderall: 'I got really into my drug usage'

Amanda Bynes, the child star who had a turbulent 20s which led to undergoing treatment, is back and on the cover of Paper magazine. → Read More

Amanda Bynes on using drugs, Adderall: 'I got really into my drug usage'

Amanda Bynes, the child star who had a turbulent 20s which led to undergoing treatment, is back and on the cover of Paper magazine. → Read More

Amanda Bynes on using drugs, Adderall: 'I got really into my drug usage'

Amanda Bynes, the child star who had a turbulent 20s which led to undergoing treatment, is back and on the cover of Paper magazine. → Read More

Everything you should know about Joe Alwyn, from Taylor Swift to his hot new movie roles

Yes, Joe Alwyn is dating Taylor Swift and inspired some of her "Reputation" songs. But did you know he's in several big movies headed for the Oscars? → Read More

Amanda Bynes on drugs and using Adderall for weight loss: 'I got really into my drug usage'

On Monday, Paper magazine released their new cover featuring 32-year-old Amanda Bynes, who is getting candid about her past drug use and insecurities. → Read More

Lena Dunham opens up about romance with Jack Antonoff, rumors he dated BFF Lorde after her

Lena Dunham is 32, single and reflecting on her 5-year relationship with musician Jack Antonoff - plus those rumors he rebounded with her BFF, Lorde. → Read More

Just like us, Margot Robbie burns the yams at Thanksgiving: 'It was terrible'

Thanksgiving is not for the meek. Last year, Margot Robbie torched her yams. "It was terrible." → Read More

Trump administration creates new in-flight sexual misconduct task force, as reports climb

The number of sexual assaults reported during commercial airline flights is increasing "at an alarming rate," the FBI said in June. → Read More

Finally, an Oscar for Viggo? Mortensen shines a light on 1960s-era racism in 'Green Book'

Viggo Mortensen, previously been Oscar-nominated for "Captain Fantastic" and "Eastern Promises" could finally take home the gold for "Green Book." → Read More

Natalie Portman: Mass shootings are 'the Vietnam for this generation'

Natalie Portman, who plays a pop star who survives gun violence in the upcoming "Vox Lux," calls mass shootings in the U.S. 'the Vietnam for this generation.' → Read More

'Fantastic Beasts': Now a dad of two, Eddie Redmayne's in a new groove for 'Grindelwald'

Eddie Redmayne returns as Newt Scamander in J.K. Rowling's 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,' and talks his new normal as a dad of two. → Read More

Stars say Ruth Bader Ginsburg is 'ready to go back to work' after fall, hospitalization

After the Supreme Court justice's fall, the cast of the new Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic "On the Basis of Sex" says she's ready to get back to work. → Read More

Nicole Kidman has two shots at Oscar right now (but calls her career 'so random and weird')

Nicole Kidman is in the awards conversation twice. She plays an alcoholic cop in 'Destroyer' and the devout mother of a gay son in 'Boy Erased.' → Read More

Misty Copeland taught Disney a thing or two about ballet for 'The Nutcracker' movie

A performance was written into Disney's 'The Nutcracker and the Four Realms' for famed ballerina Misty Copeland. How did it differ from her day job? → Read More

Heidi Klum's Shrek Halloween costume deserves an Oscar (seriously)

You've got to see this: Heidi Klum chose Princess Fiona as her green inspiration and underwent what looks like hours of heavy prosthetics and makeup. → Read More