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Sasheer Zamata on 'Saturday Night Live' and surprising audiences with her stand-up

When Sasheer Zamata joined the cast of “Saturday Night Live” early last year, controversy and criticism surrounded the sketch-comedy institution.

A national conversation about the show's lack of diversity had grown increasingly louder, and Zamata — only the fifth black female cast member in “SNL's” 40-year history — became the embodiment of a pop-culture debate, whether she liked it or not. So Zamata...

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'The Bachelorette' finale recap: Kaitlyn's last rose goes to ... Nick or Shawn?

Tonight’s episode, this season's finale, is being recorded with a live audience because we have “After the Final Rose” immediately following. Chris Harrison and his fresh spray tan remind us that Kaitlyn’s season has been controversial and Nick and Shawn hate each other … in case you had any time to forget that.

As we watch Nick and Shawn pack their bags from their "hometown" dates in Utah to head...

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Who wants to be 'The Bachelor'?

Tonight, ABC airs the final episodes of this season of “The Bachelorette.” In a highly anticipated and thoroughly edited three-hour television event, Bachelorette Kaitlyn Bristowe is expected to give the final rose to one of her two remaining suitors, Shawn and Nick.

Perhaps the bigger buzz will be after the final rose, when host Chris Harrison announces who has been dubbed the next Bachelor. Could...

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5 things to expect from the 'I Am Cait' premiere

The clock reads 4:32 a.m. when Caitlyn Jenner, donning a robe and with somber eyes, appears in the opening shot of the E! network's upcoming docu-series "I Am Cait."

It's just Jenner and the camera -- and her stated mission for the media blitz that began with the much-talked-about Diane Sawyer interview, in which Jenner went public about her transition, and now brings us to this docu-series.

"I don't...

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'The Bachelorette' recap: Addressing apologies and cyber bullying at The Men Tell All

Tonight is the “Men Tell All” episode, and I have to admit that I was excited to watch -- for many reasons, but mostly to see myself and my fabulous blowout on TV. I am lucky enough to be friends with a big-wig at ABC, whom I coerced into last-minute tickets.

That said, I always look forward to this episode and “After the Final Rose.” They tend to be more entertaining than Shawn and Nick arguing for...

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'True Detective' recap: Chance for redemption after the 'Vinci Massacre'

It's been more than more than two months since the catastrophic “Vinci Massacre,” one of the deadliest police shootouts in California history. Now all the key law enforcement players have been knocked down a few pegs on “Other Lives,” Episode 205 of HBO’s “True Detective.”

Ray Velcoro (Colin Farrell) resigned as a detective with the Vinci Police Department, maintaining that it is “better to walk before...

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