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Yellowjackets Season 2: Christina Ricci "Better Than Season One"
Those like Christina Ricci, Melanie Lynskey, and Samantha Hanratty aren't only excited for the added names to season two's cast list According to the cast, fans will get a lot from season two of the Emmy-nominated series. Christina Ricci as Misty Photo credit: Kailey Schwerman/SHOWTIME. On the red carpet for the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards, Ricci spoke about work on Yellowjackets season[...]
Yellowjackets' Creators & Cast On Celebrating "F*cked Up Women"
This was discussed in a recent panel featuring two stars from the series, Melanie Lynskey (who portrays Shauna), Tawney Cypress (who portrays Taissa), as well as Karyn Kusama who directed the pilot which set up the two timelines, and co-creator Ashley Lyle. (top-bottom): Melanie Lynskey & Tawney Cypress[...]
Yellowjackets: Answers On Jackie's Diary, Cannibalism, & Season 2
It makes sense that the religiosity of the 90s (add that sprinkle of Satanic-panic in there) was some inspiration for parts of the series. (L-R): Tawny Cypress as Taissa, Melanie Lynskey as Shauna, Christina Ricci as Misty and Juliette Lewis as Natalie in YELLOWJACKETS, "Sic Transit Gloria Mundi" Photo credit: Kailey Schwerman/SHOWTIME. Discussions continued about Taissa's epiphany[...]
Yellowjackets Season One: Let's Discuss New Theories & Hopes
Whether or not they're connected to an adult Lottie, I believe they're involved in Travis' death. (L-R): Melanie Lynskey as Shauna and Peter Gadiot as Adam in YELLOWJACKETS, "Flight of the Bumblebee" Photo credit: Michael Courtney/SHOWTIME. Adam's origins & mysterious past: Speaking of cult members, Yellowjackets character Adam isn't out of the story yet even after his death[...]
Yellowjackets Season 1 E10 Review: Coronation Of The Antler Queen
Plenty of noteworthy moments happened in the finale, so major spoilers will be plentiful…you've been warned, buzz buzz. (L-R): Melanie Lynskey as Shauna, Tawny Cypress as Taissa, Juliette Lewis as Natalie and Christina Ricci as Misty in YELLOWJACKETS, "Sic Transit Gloria Mundi" Photo credit: Kailey Schwerman/SHOWTIME. The chaotic "Doomcoming" ensured a rough morning-after for the group[...]
Lady of the Manor Creative Duo Christian, Justin Long Talk Comedy
The film stars Melanie Lynskey (Yellowjackets) as Hannah, a flatulent, aimless ne'er-do-well, becomes a tour guide in a historic estate and winds up befriending the manor's resident ghost, Lady Wadsworth (Judy Greer) I spoke with the Longs about how they conceived the film, Lynskey and Greer's chemistry, and their fortunate timing. Image courtesy of Lionsgate "We've been[...]
But I'm A Cheerleader 20th Anniversary 4K Blu-ray Arrives Dec. 8th
Melanie Lynskey, Eddie Cibrian, Cathy Moriarty, Clea DuVall, Rupaul Charles, and Michelle Williams also star Director Jamie Babbit found some lost scenes that have also been added back into a cut of the film appearing on the disc. "I uncovered some amazing lost scenes that I wasn't able to include in the original film and am[...]
'Mrs. America': Elizabeth Banks Joins Cate Blanchett in FX Limited Series
Magazine with Steinem and helped the feminist effort to pass the ERA. ● Melanie Lynskey as Rosemary Thomson – Thomson was a homemaker in Schlafley's inner circle who eagerly joined her fight against the ERA. ● James Marsden as Phil Crane – Crane was a conservative congressman from Phyllis' home state of Illinois and one of her[...]
Castle Rock Season 1 Finale 'Romans' Leaves the Right Questions Unanswered (REVIEW)
Combining elements from a number of Stephen King's works into a "shared universe" narrative that's based around the (in)famous fictional town, Castle Rock stars Andre Holland, Bill Skarsgard, Melanie Lynskey, Sissy Spacek, Jane Levy, Scott Glenn, Terry O'Quinn, Noel Fisher, Chosen Jacobs, and Allison Tolman. With this week's season finale 'Romans,' we have a "Crisis on Infinite Deavers" on our hands[...]
'Castle Rock' Schisma: Looking Ahead to 'Romans,' Back at Our 'Henry Deaver' Review
Combining elements from a number of Stephen King's works into a "shared universe" narrative that's based around the (in)famous fictional town, Castle Rock stars Andre Holland, Bill Skarsgard, Melanie Lynskey, Sissy Spacek, Jane Levy, Scott Glenn, Terry O'Quinn, Noel Fisher, Chosen Jacobs, and Allison Tolman. With this week's season finale 'Romans,' we have a "Crisis on Infinite Deavers" on our hands[...]
Castle Rock Season 1 'Henry Deaver' Review: Mind Blown in Ways 'Twin Peaks' Couldn't
Combining elements from a number of Stephen King's works into a "shared universe" narrative that's based around the (in)famous fictional town, Castle Rock stars Andre Holland, Bill Skarsgard, Melanie Lynskey, Sissy Spacek, Jane Levy, Scott Glenn, Terry O'Quinn, Noel Fisher, Chosen Jacobs, and Allison Tolman. With this week's 'Henry Deaver,' it appears we're finally going to get to the bottom of[...]