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F. Murray Abraham says his White Lotus character Bert is "nothing but a male chauvinist pig" but that the women who respond to him "understand that he really has a good heart." Fabio Lovino /HBO hide caption

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Winning an Oscar almost cost F. Murray Abraham his career — but he bounced back

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Shelley Long and Ted Danson in Cheers. Alamy Stock Photo hide caption

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Mindy Kaling voices the iconic character in the new HBO Max animated series Velma. HBO Max hide caption

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For Rapp, the goal was always a solo music career. Erica Hernandez hide caption

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Reneé Rapp wants to burn out by 30 — and it's all going perfectly to plan

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Alan Cumming hosts the Peacock reality competition show The Traitors. Peacock hide caption

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Keyla Monterroso Mejia and Lisa Ann Walter on Abbott Elementary. Mejia is one of the people we're pulling for. Gilles Mingasson/ABC hide caption

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Spider and Director James Cameron behind the senses of the 20th century studio's Avatar: The Way of Water. Mark Fellman hide caption

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James Cameron wants everyone to see 'Avatar 2' in theaters

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Twenty contestants are sequestered in a castle in The Traitors. Three of them are designated as traitors. If all the traitors have been banished when the game ends, the remaining faithfuls split the money. If there are any traitors left, the traitors split the money. Euan Cherry/Peacock hide caption

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Kento Yamazaki as Ryohei Arisu and Tao Tsuchiya as Yuzuha Usagi in Alice in Borderland. Kumiko Tsuchiya/Netflix hide caption

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Carlos Cuevas as Alex and Miki Esparbé as Bruno in Smiley Netflix hide caption

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Lizzy Caplan and Jesse Eisenberg are friends navigating middle age in Fleishman is in Trouble. Linda Kallerus/FX hide caption

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Middle age 'is a force you cannot fight,' warns 'Fleishman Is in Trouble' author

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Ke Huy Quan poses with the Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture award for Everything Everywhere All at Once during the 80th Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton on Jan. 10, 2023 in Beverly Hills, Calif. Amy Sussman/Getty Images hide caption

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Vir Das attends the International Emmy Awards in 2021 in New York City. Arturo Holmes/Getty Images hide caption

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His poem polarized India. Now comedian Vir Das is telling his side

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Antonia Gentry as Ginny and Brianne Howey as Georgia in Netflix's Ginny & Georgia. Netflix hide caption

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