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See ‘Rick & Morty’ creator Dan Harmon explain writing, Kanye West & ‘incels’ to MSNBC

What’s the secret to a great story and a Hollywood hit? "Rick and Morty" and "Community" showrunner Dan Harmon explains why he believes most stories must follow a narrative circle format with “eight steps;” how his experiences clashing with corporate bosses and collaborating with Kanye West inform his work now; and how he came to understand and oppose “incel” culture in this MSNBC appearance. The extended, in-person interview with anchor Ari Melber, recorded during the coronavirus pandemic, features Harmon’s sharp, legendary wit as he trades stories and some fun barbs with Melber.
See ‘Rick & Morty’ creator Dan Harmon explain writing, Kanye West & ‘incels’ to MSNBC
See ‘Rick & Morty’ creator Dan Harmon explain writing, Kanye West & ‘incels’ to MSNBC
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Hip-hop producer Mally Mall sentenced for running prostitution ring

He demanded loyalty from women who were only allowed to keep a fraction of earnings, federal prosecutors said.
Rapper Mally Mall appears at 1 OAK Nightclub on Feb. 21, 2015 in Las Vegas.
Rapper Mally Mall appears at 1 OAK Nightclub on Feb. 21, 2015 in Las Vegas.
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Russia casts star for movie shot in space as it races to beat Tom Cruise, NASA

The Russian space agency, Roscosmos, announced Thursday that it had selected its crew to headline the film, which will be called "Challenge."
Image:  International Space Station
Image:  International Space Station
2d ago

Bill Maher tests positive for Covid, forcing HBO to table 'Real Time' taping

HBO said the host is "fully vaccinated" and "feels fine."
Image: Real Time with Bill Maher
Image: Real Time with Bill Maher
2d ago

Former Amazon executive to return as company's most powerful person in Hollywood

He will oversee Prime Video, Amazon Studios and the tech giant's music, podcast and gaming businesses.
Actress Michelle Williams, Amazon SVP Jeff Blackburn and Anne Blackburn attend the Amazon Studios Oscar Celebration at Delilah on Feb. 26, 2017 in West Hollywood, Calif.
Actress Michelle Williams, Amazon SVP Jeff Blackburn and Anne Blackburn attend the Amazon Studios Oscar Celebration at Delilah on Feb. 26, 2017 in West Hollywood, Calif.
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Prince Harry says growing up royal was mix of 'Truman Show' and 'being in a zoo'

"The biggest issue for me was that being born into it you inherit the risk."
Image: Britain's Prince Harry in Amsterdam
Image: Britain's Prince Harry in Amsterdam

How foraging for wild food took off during the Covid pandemic

During the Covid-19 pandemic, many took the time at home to develop new skills, some even foraging for their own food. NBC News’ Kelly Cobiella spoke to a few foragers about sustainability and eating healthy during lockdown. 
How foraging for wild food took off during the Covid pandemic
How foraging for wild food took off during the Covid pandemic

Ellen DeGeneres says instincts, not controversy, driving her decision to end show

"If it was why I was quitting, I would have not come back this year," she said of allegations last year of a toxic workplace.
Image: Ellen Degeneres
Image: Ellen Degeneres
3d ago

'American Idol' finalist Caleb Kennedy exits show after controversial video

In the clip, he is sitting next to and filming someone wearing what appears to be a Ku Klux Klan hood.
Image: Caleb Kennedy, ABC's \"American Idol\" - Season Four
Image: Caleb Kennedy, ABC's \"American Idol\" - Season Four

Ellen DeGeneres to end daytime talk show after 19th season

The talk show host and her producers came under intense scrutiny in recent months after news reports detailed an allegedly toxic workplace.
Image: Ellen DeGeneres
Image: Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen DeGeneres, departing syndicated TV, once again finds herself at the center of cultural change

Analysis: The talk show host symbolized important social shifts in the 1990s. She’s now a key figure in changes sweeping business and society.
Image: Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton Campaigns During Final Weeks Of Primary Season
Image: Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton Campaigns During Final Weeks Of Primary Season