Amanda Kusek

Amanda Kusek lives in a fantasy world made up of books, movies, and TV shows. She has a special affinity for lost movies of the 80's, and is generally embarrassed of her DVD collection. She lives and works in New York City.
  • RJ Mitte Breaks Bad at Vivenne Westwood Show

    Walter Jr. is all grown up and he is a bonafide stud. He opened and closed Vivienne Westwood’s men’s show in Milan yesterday.  ...
  • Jennifer Lawrence and David O. Russell are back to take over the Oscars again… at least that’s what everyone is saying. The teaser trailer for Joy was released today and it already has people predicting wins for both Lawrence and Russell.   Lawrence plays Joy, a character based on...
  • Ben Affleck and Matt Damon to Produce FIFA Scandal Movie

    After 8 days of negotiations, Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are locked in to produce a film about the FIFA scandal. The film will be based on the yet-to-be-published book by Buzzfeed investigative reporter Ken Bensinger. Bensinger’s article released just over a year ago, Mr. Ten Percent: The Man Who Built –And...
  • Aaron Paul Confirmed for Zack Whedon Movie

    Aaron Paul, aka Jesse Pinkman from Breaking Bad, is officially confirmed as the lead for Zack Whedon’s directorial debut Come And Find Me. The flick follows David (Paul) as he tracks down his missing girlfriend after he learns she’s not who she says she is. Annabelle Wallis from Peaky Blinders is confirmed...
  • Jeopardy Contestant Makes Trebek Say Turd Ferguson

    Talia Lavin won America’s heart this week when she used a famous SNL skit in her final Jeopardy answer. Lavin wrote down, “What is the love ballad of Turd Ferguson”, as her answer to the clue: “This song from a 1999 animated film about censorship had a word censored...
  • 5 Great Drake Dance Moments Before Hotline Bling

    It’s only Wednesday and we can already tell that we will trolling Drake and his new “Hotline Bling” music video all week. The internet has exploded with so many memes and remakes of this thing that it is hard for us to put our phones down and get any actual...
  • Pop Advice: After Breakup Songs That Make You Stronger

    Q: You seem like someone that gets broken up with a lot. Kidding, of course. I’m going through a breakup and all I am doing is wallowing and listening to Adele. Can you please suggest some different music to get me out of this funk? A: I get it....
  • Pop Advice: Are Cassettes Really The New Vinyl?

    Q: Are cassette tapes really coming back like vinyl did? Should I start investing in some new decks? A: People are basically drowning in 90s nostalgia at this point, so I am not surprised that cassettes, like flannel, chokers, and neon, have started to come back in such a...
  • Pop Advice: What to watch in November

    Q: Dear Amanda, I am a holiday purist. I watch Halloween movies all October long and don’t start my Christmas festivities until after Thanksgiving. What movies can I watch in November that stick with my holiday theme, but don’t rush me into Christmas? –Hiding from Christmas A: Dear Hiding, I...