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‘Gilmore Girls’: Rory Gilmore Drops In On Michelle Obama To Discuss Let Girls Learn

25 June 2016 4:07 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

As advertorial tie-ins go, this one isn’t so hard to like. As part of the ramp up to the return of Gilmore Girls later this year on Netflix, Alexis Bledel appeared in this video with First Lady Michelle Obama, posted earlier today on Twitter. Helping the First Lady promote her Let Girls Learn initiative, Bledel, in-character as Rory Gilmore, shows up to the White House to drop off a massive number of books for the initiative, treating the great classics of western… »

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Alexis Bledel Visits the White House as Rory Gilmore to Give Michelle Obama Some Book Recommendations

25 June 2016 11:15 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Just a couple of girls talking about books... (: michelleobama)https://t.co/CS48LB9fk7— Gilmore Girls (@GilmoreGirls) June 25, 2016 Rory Gilmore, the iconic bookworm played by Alexis Bledel, stopped by the White House this week to lend first lady Michelle Obama some of her literary expertise. In a video posted Friday to the official Gilmore Girls Twitter account, Gilmore met up with Obama to suggest some reading material while she travels for her Let Girls Learn initiative. As several White House staffers filed into the room carrying towering stacks of books, Gilmore listed off her recommendations: Shakespeare - "because »

- Andrea Park, @scandreapark

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Alexis Bledel Visits the White House as Rory Gilmore to Give Michelle Obama Some Book Recommendations

25 June 2016 11:15 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Just a couple of girls talking about books... (: michelleobama)https://t.co/CS48LB9fk7— Gilmore Girls (@GilmoreGirls) June 25, 2016 Rory Gilmore, the iconic bookworm played by Alexis Bledel, stopped by the White House this week to lend first lady Michelle Obama some of her literary expertise. In a video posted Friday to the official Gilmore Girls Twitter account, Gilmore met up with Obama to suggest some reading material while she travels for her Let Girls Learn initiative. As several White House staffers filed into the room carrying towering stacks of books, Gilmore listed off her recommendations: Shakespeare - "because »

- Andrea Park, @scandreapark

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‘Gilmore Girls’: Watch New Footage of Alexis Bledel As Rory In Michelle Obama’s Literacy Video

25 June 2016 10:02 AM, PDT | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

As if she knew about our love for “Gilmore Girls,” First Lady Michelle Obama had a very productive meeting with none other than Rory Gilmore before she embarked on a tour to promote her “Let Girls Learn” initiative.

In a video shared by the the official “Gilmore Girls” Twitter page captioned, “Just a couple of girls talking about books,” Alexis Bledel, as the beloved Rory, arrives to the White House to give the Flotus some book options so she could take on her trip.

I know you’re going to need a great book to read on your trip, so I brought a few choices,” says Rory to the First Lady. “I didn’t know what mood you’d be in, so I brought all of Shakespeare because you can’t go wrong with the Bard.”

Read More: ‘Gilmore Girls’: Netflix Reveals Official Poster and Revival Title

As more novels filled the room, »

- Liz Calvario

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‘Gilmore Girls’: Watch New Footage of Alexis Bledel As Rory In Michelle Obama’s Literacy Video

25 June 2016 10:02 AM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

As if she knew about our love for “Gilmore Girls,” First Lady Michelle Obama had a very productive meeting with none other than Rory Gilmore before she embarked on a tour to promote her “Let Girls Learn” initiative.

In a video shared by the the official “Gilmore Girls” Twitter page captioned, “Just a couple of girls talking about books,” Alexis Bledel, as the beloved Rory, arrives to the White House to give the Flotus some book options so she could take on her trip.

I know you’re going to need a great book to read on your trip, so I brought a few choices,” says Rory to the First Lady. “I didn’t know what mood you’d be in, so I brought all of Shakespeare because you can’t go wrong with the Bard.”

Read More: ‘Gilmore Girls’: Netflix Reveals Official Poster and Revival Title

As more novels filled the room, »

- Liz Calvario

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New Gilmore Girls Is Here...Kind Of! Rory Gilmore Meets Michelle Obama in New Video

24 June 2016 5:26 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Commence caffeine-fueled freak out...now!  Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life isn't here quite yet, but we do have something to tide us over, thanks to Michelle Obama, Alexis Bledel, and the Gilmore Girls twitter account.  Bledel stepped into Rory's shoes (and super cute blouse) to help the First Lady find something to read on her upcoming flight, and of course, she brought basically a whole library for Michelle to choose from. It's so very Rory, and it's so very delightful.  You just need to watch it, and then watch it again, and then watch it a third time.  Aside from exciting Gilmore Girls fans all over the world, the video also promotes Obama's "Let »

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Freida Pinto to make her first appearance at Iifa

23 June 2016 11:00 PM, PDT | Bollyspice | See recent Bollyspice news »

Global star Freida Pinto is all set to have everyone’s tongues wagging this year and believed to be making her first ever appearance at an Indian awards show this year with Iifa in Madrid, Spain. Not only can we expect her to rule the red carpet but we are also told by insider sources that she will be presented with the award for “International Icon” as a celebration of how she’s shaped her career in the international arena.

Says an industry source, “Slumdog Millionaire was that massive breakthrough point for India in the international film market. While we did see Indian actors be a part of Hollywood films, Slumdog ensured that Indian talent was looked at far more seriously. Freida’s fame and her journey post Slumdog has been incredible – working with some of the most coveted names in the business like Christian Bale, Woody Allen, Tarsem Singh, »

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Freida Pinto to make her first appearance at Iifa

23 June 2016 11:00 PM, PDT | Bollyspice | See recent Bollyspice news »

Global star Freida Pinto is all set to have everyone’s tongues wagging this year and believed to be making her first ever appearance at an Indian awards show this year with Iifa in Madrid, Spain. Not only can we expect her to rule the red carpet but we are also told by insider sources that she will be presented with the award for “International Icon” as a celebration of how she’s shaped her career in the international arena.

Says an industry source, “Slumdog Millionaire was that massive breakthrough point for India in the international film market. While we did see Indian actors be a part of Hollywood films, Slumdog ensured that Indian talent was looked at far more seriously. Freida’s fame and her journey post Slumdog has been incredible – working with some of the most coveted names in the business like Christian Bale, Woody Allen, Tarsem Singh, »

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#GoodTrouble: Michelle Obama, in Rare Step, Weighs In on House Sit-In over Gun Control

23 June 2016 1:30 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Michelle Obama took to Twitter on Thursday to voice her support for the historic, 25-hour sit-in on gun control led by House Democrats. The first lady stamped her approval on a tweet from Rep. John Lewis - who on Wednesday launched the sit-in protesting for a House vote on gun control legislation - that said: "We got in trouble. We got in the way. Good trouble. Necessary Trouble. By sitting-in, we were really standing up. #NoBillNoBreak." "So proud of everyone who stood up by sitting down. #GoodTrouble," Obama tweeted in response to Lewis' statement. Taking a rare political stand, the »

- Tierney McAfee, @tierneymcafee

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#GoodTrouble: Michelle Obama, in Rare Step, Weighs In on House Sit-In over Gun Control

23 June 2016 1:30 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Michelle Obama took to Twitter on Thursday to voice her support for the historic, 25-hour sit-in on gun control led by House Democrats. The first lady stamped her approval on a tweet from Rep. John Lewis - who on Wednesday launched the sit-in protesting for a House vote on gun control legislation - that said: "We got in trouble. We got in the way. Good trouble. Necessary Trouble. By sitting-in, we were really standing up. #NoBillNoBreak." "So proud of everyone who stood up by sitting down. #GoodTrouble," Obama tweeted in response to Lewis' statement. Taking a rare political stand, the »

- Tierney McAfee, @tierneymcafee

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Al Pacino, James Taylor, the Eagles Named 2016 Recipients of Kennedy Center Honors

23 June 2016 9:30 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Al Pacino, James Taylor, the rock band The Eagles, Argentine pianist Martha Argerich, and gospel/blues singer Mavis Staples have been named the 2016 recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors, in a list weighted toward expertise in the musical arts.

The artists will be celebrated Dec. 4 at a gala presentation that will be broadcast on CBS Dec. 27, according to the Kennedy Center. Now in its 39th year, the event will be produced by White Cherry Entertainment’s Ricky Kirshner and Glenn Weiss, the regular producers of the Tony Awards. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama are again expected to attend along with other notables from the worlds of showbusiness, politics and business.

This year’s class of honorees represents “spectacular talents” whose brilliance has left a lasting impact on our society, said Kennedy Center Chairman David Rubenstein.

Pacino has portrayed “some of the most powerful characters of our time »

- Paul Harris

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Does First Lady Michelle Obama Have a Netflix 'Gilmore Girls' Cameo?

22 June 2016 3:03 PM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

In the Gilmore Girls series finale, Rory took a job on Barack Obama's Presidential campaign to report for an online magazine. While we haven't gotten too many details yet on the Netflix revival, signs are now pointing to her having continued on that career path - as a new Snapchat post from First Lady Michelle Obama features her sharing space with Alexis Bledel. "But that also means that in three days I'd be leaving for who knows how long," spoke Bledel's Rory Gilmore in 2007. "It could be two months, it could be two years if Barack does well." We all know how well he did, and so here we are. First let's talk about how the First Lady joined Snapchat. Oh hey! Look who just joined @Snapchat. ???? Add: MichelleObama ???????? pic.twitter.com/G8GgOOGPJ0 — The First Lady (@Flotus) June 21, 2016 .@Cosmopolitan's reporters-in-training stopped by the @WhiteHouse! Follow along on @Snapchat ????: MichelleObama pic. »

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Rory Gilmore is Back at the White House! Alexis Bledel Takes Over Michelle Obama's Snapchat

22 June 2016 2:10 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

" Rory Gilmore saw Barack Obama into the White House - is she planning on seeing him out too? On Wednesday, Snapchat newcomer, Michelle Obama, shared a few videos on the app featuring a special White House guest - Gilmore Girls star Alexis Bledel. "I'm back at the White House," Bledel yells into the Flotus' camera. The 34-year-old, who secretly welcomed her first child - a baby boy - last fall, looked stunning in light pink blouse and a long blue printed skirt. In another shot, Obama (also in a printed flower skirt) and Bledel look to be discussing an intense »

- Brittany King, @brrriitttnnii

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Rory Gilmore is Back at the White House! Alexis Bledel Takes Over Michelle Obama's Snapchat

22 June 2016 2:10 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

" Rory Gilmore saw Barack Obama into the White House - is she planning on seeing him out too? On Wednesday, Snapchat newcomer, Michelle Obama, shared a few videos on the app featuring a special White House guest - Gilmore Girls star Alexis Bledel. "I'm back at the White House," Bledel yells into the Flotus' camera. The 34-year-old, whom secretly welcomed her first child - a baby boy - last fall, looked stunning in light pink blouse and a long blue printed skirt. In another shot, Obama (also in a printed flower skirt) and Bledel look to be discussing an intense »

- Brittany King, @brrriitttnnii

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Gilmore Girls: Will Michelle Obama Appear in Netflix Revival?

22 June 2016 1:44 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Did those days covering the Obama campaign pay off handsomely for Gilmore Girls‘ Rory?Because she and Michelle Obama look pretty cozy on the First Lady’s Snapchat.

“Hey, we’re in the Map Room with…” Obama addresses the camera, which then pans to Alexis Bledel, who adds, “… me!” in a snap posted Wednesday afternoon. “I’m back at the White House!”

RelatedGilmore Girls Revival at Netflix Gets Official Title, Teaser Poster

Sadly, this doesn’t mean that Flotus will be part of the upcoming Netflix revival, Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life. A rep for the streaming video service tells TVLine, »

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Michelle Obama Joins Snapchat To Reach Younger Generations

22 June 2016 9:15 AM, PDT | Uinterview | See recent Uinterview news »

Michelle Obama has officially joined the micro-vlogging social media application Snapchat to better reach the younger generations. First Lady On Snapchat Obama’s new Snapchat name was announced in an official White House press release on Tuesday. The press release explained that the Flotus would be using the app to share clips of her trip to Liberia, Morocco and Spain. […]

The post Michelle Obama Joins Snapchat To Reach Younger Generations appeared first on uInterview. »

- Chelsea Regan

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The 100 Death, Gilmore Girls Revival, Jon Snow Vie for MTV Fandom Awards

22 June 2016 7:43 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Do Jessica Jones‘ admirers or Shadowhunters fans have what it takes to take down Broadway’s mighty Hamilton?

RelatedMarvel’s Jessica Jones Renewed for Season 2

MTV on Wednesday announced the nominees for its third annual MTV Fandom Awards, and the Best New Fandom category pits the hot ticket that is Hamilton and the big screen’s highly anticipated Suicide Squad against TV’s Jessica Jones, Mr. Robot, Scream and Shadowhunters.

Related TVLine’s Complete Game of Thrones Coverage

Getting a bit more granular, the contenders for Fan Freak Out of the Year are Game of Thrones‘ Jon Snow resurrection, the »

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Freida Pinto to receive an International Icon award at Iifa 2016

22 June 2016 4:12 AM, PDT | BollywoodHungama | See recent BollywoodHungama news »

Frieda Pinto, who rose to fame starring in the Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire, will be receiving a prestigious award from the Indian film fraternity. Frieda Pinto will be attending the Iifa 2016 in Spain to receive an International Icon award. Since her debut in Hollywood with Slumdog Millionaire, Frieda Pinto has become one of the most successful Indian talents abroad. She has worked with big names like Christian Bale, Bruno Mars, James Franco, Woody Allen and others. Iifa wanted to honour Frieda Pinto to celebrate her international career. Apart from being an actress, Frieda has also been a fashion icon. Iifa 2016 will have some grand performances and will be hosted by Shahid Kapoor and Farhan Akhtar. This would be the first time Frieda Pinto will be making an appaearance in an Indian award show. After Iifa 2016 appearance, Frieda Pinto will be flying to Monrovia to join the first lady of United »

- Bollywood Hungama News Network

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James Corden’s Next Carpool Karaoke Companion: Michelle Obama

21 June 2016 4:14 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

James Corden visited the White House on Tuesday, where he made an appearance on the First Lady Michelle Obama’s just-launched Snapchat account to crown her his latest Carpool Karaoke companion. CBS will only say the video is “coming up,” providing no other details. But, given that CBS only released Corden’s Carpool Karaoke with Selena Gomez yesterday, don’t hold your breath on the Flotus video. Gomez’s video was heading toward 4M YouTube views at writing, Fyi; that video… »

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Michelle Obama Tapes ‘Carpool Karaoke’ With James Corden

21 June 2016 2:43 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

The First Lady is taking her turn in the car with “Carpool Karaoke.”

Following in the footsteps of Adele, Justin Bieber and most recently Selena Gomez, Michelle Obama has taped a segment of the wildly popular “Carpool Karaoke” with James Corden.

The First Lady made the announcement on her brand-new Snapchat account, which she just launched in anticipation of her upcoming trip to Liberia, Morocco and Spain.

Oh hey! Look who just joined @Snapchat.

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- Debra Birnbaum

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