Fans of the popular Freeform show The Bold Type can rejoice! On Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021, the show’s official Instagram account (@theboldtypetv) announced that the fan-favorite show would be returning to our TVs later this year for its fifth and final season.
Month: January 2021
As I wrote a week ago in my last book article, this year I made a New Year’s resolution to read more. I made my resolution public so that you, the reader, could assist in holding me accountable as I worked towards my goal. Well, treasured readers and adored fans (hi, Mom), I have fantastic news to share with you all. I have, in fact, completed my first book off of this quarter’s reading list!
In a heartfelt letter to fans and the city of Philadelphia, former assistant head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, Duce Staley, officially announced that he would be joining the Detroit Lions’ coaching staff. Staley has spent nearly two decades with the Eagles: seven years as a player and 11 years on the coaching staff.
Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo allegedly traveled from Piedmont, Italy to Valley d’Aosta to celebrate his girlfriend’s birthday. It is currently against the law to travel between “orange zones” in Italy unless it is for work or to travel to a second home.
Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief proposal is essential in setting the tone for his administration. A budget resolution which gives committee instructions to begin work on this relief bill could reach the House and the Senate as soon as next week.
Johnson & Johnson have developed a one-shot vaccine. In its large and late-stage trial, the vaccine showed strong protection against COVID-19. As the nation’s immunization campaign is falling short of initial intentions, this new vaccine could help to boost the process.
As of Wednesday, January 20th, 2021, Democrats officially control the U.S. Senate after swearing in three newly elected Democratic senators: Vice President Kamala Harris’ successor, Democratic Sen. Alex Padilla of California, and Senators Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff of Georgia.
On Thursday, January 28, 2021, Cicely Tyson, an award-winning and highly influential Black actress, passed away at the age of 96. An Emmy-and-Tony award-winning actress, Tyson made a name for herself through her appearances in iconic films such as Sounder and The Rosa Parks Story, as well as by playing titular character roles in the 1977 miniseries Roots and the ABC legal drama How to Get Away With Murder.
The iCarly cast is waking up the members of their nation, as they are in the process of filming the show’s reboot. On Wednesday, the show’s star, Miranda Cosgrove, posted a photo on Instagram with two of her co-stars, Jerry Trainor and Nathan Kress. She captioned the photo: “My people.” The reboot is set to air on the upcoming streaming platform, Paramount+, which is planned for launch on March 4.
Tennis superstar Naomi Osaka has been announced as Louis Vuitton’s newest brand ambassador and will be a large part of the Spring-Summer 2021 campaign.
While watching one of the most popular TV shows in history, Friends, one might think that the lovable but high-strung Monica Geller, played by Courteney Cox would be the last person to embark on a rap career. In real-life, however, Cox has teamed up with other actors-turned-rappers Idris Elba and Connor Price for a new song and video called “Courtney Cox,” including a verse from the Cougar star herself.
Netflix announced that it will be adapting R.L. Stine’s popular book series Fear Street as a movie series on the streaming platform in 2021. Since the announcement, these films have become some of the most highly anticipated releases on Netflix this year.