Friday, May 25, 2018

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Chelsea Tatham

Chelsea Tatham

Chelsea is a staff writer, copy editor and designer for tbt* and features. Born and raised in St. Petersburg, she earned a bachelor's degree in mass communications and media studies from the University of South Florida St. Petersburg and is pursuing a master's in American history. She came to the Times in 2014 and covers television, popular culture and contributes to The Feed blog.



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Cress Williams of ‘Black Lightning’ talks Season 2, being recognized as a superhero before MegaCon Orlando

No matter what Cress Williams does the rest of his acting career, he’ll always be remembered as the first to play Black Lightning.The 47-year-old actor with roles on ER, Grey’s Anatomy and Friday Night Lights is now...
Published: 05/22/18
Captain Phasma previews the LEGO Star Wars Miniland display.  (LOCK + LAND, Edward Linsmier for LEGOLAND Florida Resort)

Legoland brings back Star Wars Days with ‘The Force Awakens’ Miniland display

The force is strong with Legoland this month.The Winter Haven theme park brings back its annual Star Wars Days on weekends in May with meet and greets with Lego Star Wars characters, galactic-themed building opportunities and a new brick...
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Where to watch Star Wars movies to celebrate May the Fourth

May the 4th: Star Wars marathonAlso known as the informal National Star Wars Day, May the Fourth is another chance to dress up like a Jedi and binge the movies. TBS is the place to catch Episodes I-VII, though you had to get up...
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An aviation-themed lounge, Jock Lindsey's Hangar Bar features unique cocktails and small plates at its prime location along Lake Buena Vista. Ardent fans of the

Six things you must try during a night out at Disney Springs

Walt Disney World isn’t exactly known for its nightlife, despite the hordes of millennial kids-at-heart flocking to the parks in Mickey ears every year.Disney Springs is trying to change that. The Orlando complex’s new campaign, Late Night at...
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Chris Hemsworth as Thor and Chris Evans as Captain America in The Avengers. (Marvel Studios)

Watch this weekend: Marvel movies to binge before ‘Infinity War,’ ‘Karate Kid’ spinoff ‘Cobra Kai’

Marvel weekend: Prepare for Infinity WarThe entire 10-year run of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is leading up to this: Infinity War. Nearly every character from every Marvel movie makes an appearances in Avengers:...
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The Handmaid's Tale starts Season 2 with the punishment of the handmaids for not stoning to death a fellow handmaid at the end of Season 1.(George Kraychyk/Hulu)

Review: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ returns as a brutal message on extremism, complacency and trauma

About eight minutes into the second season of The Handmaid's Tale, you hear Kate Bush's This Woman's Work play amidst close shots of muzzled women. It's so heartbreaking that you may question your stamina to get through another dozen...
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Jeffrey Wright, right, in Westworld Season 2. (John P. Johnson/HBO)

Watch this weekend: ‘Westworld,’ ”The 100,’ ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Back online: WestworldIt's crazy to think that the first season of Westworld premiered more than a year ago. But the hype surrounding this modern sci-fi series hasn't let up since. In the first season we explored the...
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Disney's Animal Kingdom, the Tree of Life at the center of the park. The park celebrates 20 years on Sunday, April 22, 2018. Photo courtesy of Walt Disney World

On its 20th anniversary, Disney's Animal Kingdom credits conservation with longevity

ORLANDO — When Disney’s Animal Kingdom opened 20 years ago, it was light on thrills and heavy on conservation.
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Evan Rachel Wood, left, and James Marsden in Westworld. (John P. Johnson/HBO)

Bring yourself back online: ‘Westworld’ returns with a vengeance and even more head-spinning narratives

The violent delights and violent ends have returned.Westworld premieres a second season Sunday on HBO, and this time the artificial intelligence "hosts" are in charge of the high-tech theme park.If you thought the first season...
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Taylor Russell in Lost in Space. (Netflix)

Watch this weekend: ‘Lost in Space,’ ‘Fear the Walking Dead,’ catch up on ‘Westworld’

Danger, Will Robinson: Lost in SpaceDon't write off the new Lost in Space as just another science fiction reboot. Few things in this reimagining are the same as the 1960s original. Lost in Space is set 30...
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