Season 2 of Bridgerton brought us not only Anthony’s arc development and resolution but also the Sharma sisters, with whom he becomes entangled in a compelling, yet emotionally exhausting love triangle. Charithra Chandran who plays the youngest Sharma sister, Edwina, shared in a video she made for Vogue some of the details from behind-the-scenes, as well as her new pre-makeup skincare routine which she updated after experiencing the toll that long hours of shooting can take on the skin.
Month: April 2022
The Red Sox will be returning to the States through a two hour bus trip instead of the plane. They will be crossing the Canadian and American border, and this is important to them because flying in different countries requires a negative result in COVID testing, but this is not required for border crossings. The Red Sox don’t want to leave anyone behind, and they are willing to commit more time on the road to make sure that happens.
In her new BBC Sounds podcast, frontwoman for the popular band Paramore discussed the positive shifts she’s seeing in the music industry today. Everything is Emo is a 20-part series of hour-long episodes where Williams discusses music that shaped the industry from the ‘90s until now. She reflects that today artists and fans alike care much less about restricting themselves to a single genre.
Vast open lands, breathtaking natural valleys, and a steady climate make Chile’s topography ideal for the cultivation and harvesting of grapes. The Pacific Ocean, the Andes Mountains, and some deserts serve as natural dividers, which allowed Chile’s old wines to be typically ungrafted. A big portion of Chilean wine is family-produced, giving rise to organic and sustainable viticulture.
New York City has passed one of the mind-bending laws that requires employers to be clear about their pay in job advertisements. This will push better pay for women and people of color when looking for job opportunities. One restaurant worker said, “You’re put in a really challenging position of not wanting to upset your employer and not wanting to scare away an opportunity, but also wanting to fight for what you know is what you deserve.”
Republicans on Capitol Hill are reviewing Biden’s immigration policies as the midterm elections are getting closer. Homeland security secretary Alejandro N. Mayorkas was blamed for causing a spike in migration. Representative Clay Higgins, Republican of Louisiana, said, “I feel that America needs you to own this thing, good sir. Speak to the American people and own this thing. We’re losing our country down there. We need you to resign.”
Willy Joseph Cancel, an American former Marine, was killed on April 25th fighting alongside Ukrainian Forces against Russia’s invasion. Cancel, 22 years old, was in Ukraine working for a private military contracting company. His mother, Rebecca Cabrera, told CNN that he wanted to help because he “believed in what Ukraine was fighting for”.
It is no surprise that the new Disney+ Series, “Moon Knight” is capturing the attention of fans near and far. The hit series starts with museum worker Steven Grant, played by Oscar Isaac, who finds himself blacking out, losing time, experiencing vivid dreams, and remembering another life. When he is granted the powers of an Egyptian moon god, he finds that having such power is both a blessing and curse.
Last Friday, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed a bill revoking Disney World’s self-governing status, after formally seeking to strip Walt Disney Co. of its tax deal with the state. De Santis sought this change after the entertainment company’s public opposition to the “Don’t Say Gay” law, but Disney World might be able to keep its self-governing status after all.
Round 1 of the 2022 NFL draft officially started on Thursday at 8 p.m. EST in Las Vegas, with Rounds 2-7 to follow on Friday and Saturday. All rounds of the draft will be televised on ESPN TV, App, Radio, and on ABC and the NFL Network. Rounds 2-3 will be held on Friday at 7 p.m. EST and Rounds 4-7 will be held at noon EST.
On Wednesday, April 27th, SpaceX launched four astronauts to the International Space Station for NASA. This happened less than two days after they had just completed a flight chartered by millionaires. The launch is historic as it is NASA’s first time sending a crew into space containing equally men and women, including the first Black woman to take a long-term spaceflight, Jessica Watkins.
The new collaboration of Ukrainian Freedom Orchestra will be touring across Europe and the United States to perform their music against the Russian invasion. Many conductors, composers, and players escaped from the war. With support from the Metropolitan Opera in New York and the Polish National Opera in Warsaw, Ukrainian artists are able to come together to express their emotions through music.