Covid Live Updates: Nancy Pelosi, Sarah Jessica Parker Test Positive as Coronavirus Ticks Up in Washington and N.Y.C.

NyTimes 03:07 08.04

Several top lawmakers are staying home and Broadway shows are being shuttered amid rising cases.

Sydney Film Festival Returns to Regular Dates, Picks ‘The Forgiven,’ ‘Passengers’ for Initial Lineup

Rolling Stone 09:02 06.04

Charlotte Gainsbourg-starring “The Passengers of the Night” and Ralph Fiennes- and Jessica Chastain-starring “The Forgiven” are among the first batch of movies revealed by the Sydney Film Festival.…

Review: In ‘Plaza Suite,’ the Ghosts of #MeToo Haunt the Halls

NyTimes 15:06 29.03

Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker star in a Neil Simon comedy that no longer feels very funny.

Will Smith Attends the 2022 Vanity Fair Oscars Party

NyTimes 00:06 29.03

Jessica Chastain, Zendaya and Timothée Chalamet also hit the annual celebration.

Jessica Chastain wins best actress Oscar for The Eyes of Tammy Faye

The Guardian 09:10 28.03

Chastain’s performance as the televangelist’s wife who rebels against Christian conservatism takes the top acting prize

Historic wins, Will Smith’s punch and silk pyjamas: Oscars 2022– in pictures

The Guardian 09:10 28.03

A selection of the best images from the 94th A cademy A ward – a dramatic night that saw wins for A riana DeBose, Troy Kotsure, Will Smith and Jessica Chastain among others, with Dune and Coda collecting several awards – the latter winning Best Picture

Jessica Chastain Willing to Skip Oscars Red Carpet to Support ‘Eyes of Tammy Faye’ Makeup Artists

Rolling Stone 21:02 19.03

“The most important thing for me is to honor the incredible artisans who work in our industry,” the Oscar nominee said.

‘The Power of the Dog’ Best Picture, ‘Succession’ Best Drama Series, at Critics Choice — Winners List

Rolling Stone 06:02 14.03

Will Smith, Jessica Chastain, Troy Kotsur, and Ariana DeBose won the top film acting prizes. “Ted Lasso” won Best Comedy Series. >Series. /a> and “Mare of Easttown” Best Limited Series. >Series. /a> .

Critics Choice Awards 2022: Jessica Chastain and Will Smith Take Best Actor Wins

NyTimes 03:11 14.03

Chastain won for “The Eyes of Tammy Faye,” and Smith for “King Richard.” “Ted Lasso” won best comedy series, and the show’s star, Jason Sudeikis, won best actor. Jean Smart won best actress for “Hacks.”

NWSL Taps Lacrosse’s Jessica Berman as Next Commissioner

Rolling Stone 18:02 09.03

After a lengthy search, the National Women’s Soccer League has named National Lacrosse League deputy commissioner Jessica Berman as its next commissioner, according to people familiar with th…

The Young Progressive Lawyer at the Center of a Marquee Texas Runoff

NyTimes 06:07 03.03

Jessica Cisneros had the backing of national progressive leaders, a cramped campaign headquarters and the help of her father. She’s now taking on Representative Henry Cuellar in a runoff in May.

Success for progressives in Texas while Trump ally suffers major blow

The Guardian 21:11 02.03

Attorney general Ken Paxton heads to nomination runoff against Jeb Bush’s son while progressive Jessica Cisneros celebrates runoff

The First Key Democratic Primary of the Year Is Headed for a Runoff

Rolling Stone 18:02 02.03

Neither progressive Jessica Cisneros or incumbent moderate Rep. Henry Cueller (R-Texas) could cross the 50-percent threshold needed to win the election outright

Cisneros forces Cuellar into a runoff, a sign of liberal strength in a key Texas congressional race.

NyTimes 12:07 02.03

In the most closely watched House primary, Representative Henry Cuellar, a longtime Democratic incumbent, was forced into a runoff with Jessica Cisneros, a 28-year-old progressive lawyer.

Texas primary to offer early midterm clues for Democrats, Republicans

NBC News 15:08 01.03

On the ballot are Gov. Greg Abbott and his right-wing rivals, Democrats Rep. Henry Cuellar and Jessica Cisneros in a competitive House district — as is the future of the Alamo.

SAG Awards 2022: ‘CODA,’ Will Smith and Jessica Chastain Take Top Prizes

NyTimes 09:07 28.02

“We, deaf actors, have come a long way,” the “CODA” star Marlee Matlin tells the audience. On the TV side, “Succession,” “Ted Lasso” and “Squid Game” won big.

A Texas race could tell Democrats two important things about the 2022 midterms

Vox 18:09 26.02

Jessica Cisneros’s bid to unseat Rep. Henry Cuellar could reveal where Democrats stand with Latinos — and how much support progressives have.

Jessica Chastain Says Awards Season Is Better Without Harvey Weinstein

Rolling Stone 06:01 26.02

“We have now moved to a much happier place,” the “Eyes of Tammy Faye” actress said.

Niecy Nash and wife, Jessica Betts, are 1st same-sex couple on Essence cover

NBC News 03:08 26.02

The historic magazine cover comes a year and a half after the couple’s viral wedding announcement on social media.

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