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Debra Messing on her Golden Globes nomination, and the 'Will &Grace' tradition of losing out on awards night

Debra Messing on her Golden Globes nomination, and the 'Will &Grace' tradition of losing out on awards night
  • Debra Messing on her Golden Globes nomination, and the 'Will & Grace' tradition of losing out on awards night FWC: Debra Messing on her Golden Globes nomination, and the ‘Will & Grace’ tradition of losing out on awards night

    A nine-time nominee, “Will &Grace” star Debra Messing is no stranger to the Golden Globes — so much so that she allowed herself to sleep in on nominations morning. But with her first nomination since the beloved comedy series mounted its comeback last year after 12 years off the air, Messing continues…

  • From Kendrick to Dolly, listen to the nominees for original song FWC: From Kendrick to Dolly, listen to the nominees for original song

    Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga in “A Star is Born” (Neal Preston/Warner Bros. Pictures) Nominations for the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards were announced Thursday morning, offering the first major indication of where this year’s awards-season winds may be blowing. Some movies expected to do well, including “Roma,” “The Favourite” and “A Star is Born,” made strong showings, while “Vice,”…

  • Relax, we can still have straws even with a ban on the plastic kind FWC: Relax, we can still have straws even with a ban on the plastic kind

    To the editor: The problems created by the the ubiquitous use of plastic straws — causing serious pollution in our oceans, streams, beaches, lakes, parks and streets — is undeniable, something that both the Los Angeles City Council and the County Board of Supervisors recognized by taking action…

  • Connie Britton's nomination for 'Dirty John' gives Bravo its first Golden Globe nod FWC: Connie Britton’s nomination for ‘Dirty John’ gives Bravo its first Golden Globe nod

    Richard Madden and Keeley Hawes in a scene from “Bodyguard.” (Sophie Mutevelian/World Productions/Netflix) First of all, no, the Golden Globe-nominated “Bodyguard” is not a reboot of the 1992 drama starring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner. That was “The Bodyguard,” and what a difference a definite article (and a sweeping cover of “I Will Always Love You”) makes. In fact, “Bodyguard”…

  • Watch Wu-Tang Clan Perform for NPR’s ‘Tiny Desk Concert’ FWC: Watch Wu-Tang Clan Perform for NPR’s ‘Tiny Desk Concert’

    To celebrate the 25th anniversary of their landmark debut Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), Wu-Tang Clan invaded NPR’s “Tiny Desk Concert” for a retrospective mashup. Backed by The Green Project, Inspectah Deck, Cappadonna, U-God, GZA, and Masta Killa kicked things off with 1997’s “Triumph,” while Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s son Young Dirty Bastard channeled his late father. The 20-minute medley, which…

  • 'Yes, ma'am': Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. promotes overseas TV drama with the Golden Globe-nominated series 'Bodyguard' FWC: ‘Yes, ma’am’: Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. promotes overseas TV drama with the Golden Globe-nominated series ‘Bodyguard’

    Richard Madden and Keeley Hawes in a scene from “Bodyguard.” (Sophie Mutevelian/World Productions/Netflix) First of all, no, the Golden Globe-nominated “Bodyguard” is not a reboot of the 1992 drama starring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner. That was “The Bodyguard,” and what a difference a definite article (and a sweeping cover of “I Will Always Love You”) makes. In fact, “Bodyguard”…

  • #TBT: FALCONER's Self-Titled Debut Blends Power with Folk FWC: #TBT: FALCONER’s Self-Titled Debut Blends Power with Folk

    Welcome to Throwback Thursday! This is the place where we get to indulge in nostalgia and wax poetic about excellent… The post #TBT: FALCONER’s Self-Titled Debut Blends Power with Folk appeared first on Metal Injection.

  • Despite Trumpism, multilateralism remains crucial to global peace and stability FWC: Despite Trumpism, multilateralism remains crucial to global peace and stability

    Within a span of a quarter-century, ancient rivalries and simmering tensions propelled the major nations of Europe into two devastating wars that eventually embroiled so many states that they became known as the first “world wars.” At the end of the first of those conflicts — 100 years ago last…

  • Officer-involved shooting closes portion of 5 Freeway in Redding FWC: Officer-involved shooting closes portion of 5 Freeway in Redding

    A police pursuit that ended in an officer-involved shooting closed a portion of the 5 Freeway in Redding early Thursday, authorities said. The pursuit began about 5:30 a.m. when an officer spotted a vehicle that had been reported stolen on the southbound 5 Freeway near South Bonnyview Road. The…

  • 'The Handmaid's Tale,' 'This Is Us' among biggest Golden Globes snubs and surprises FWC: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ ‘This Is Us’ among biggest Golden Globes snubs and surprises

    That means that not only did Hulu’s “Handmaid’s” miss out, but so did NBC darling “This Is Us.” The latter was completely shut out of the nominations, though, while “Handmaid’s” managed to eke out acting accolades for Elisabeth Moss and Yvonne Strahovski.

  • Racing! Los Alamitos gets going for eight days FWC: Racing! Los Alamitos gets going for eight days

    Hello, my name is John Cherwa, and welcome back to our horse racing newsletter, as the racing season is finally in deep stretch. The final full meeting of the year starts today at Los Alamitos. It’s only two weeks, which is eight days in the racing world, before we mercifully get a nine-day break…

  • FWC: MY DYING BRIDE Fires Drummer Over “Unresolvable Drumming Issues”

    They’ve recruited ex-Paradise Lost drummer Jeff Singer. The post MY DYING BRIDE Fires Drummer Over “Unresolvable Drumming Issues” appeared first on Metal Injection.