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Ratched Review: Sarah Paulson Plays a Notorious Nurse in This Enjoyably Cuckoo Show
Ratched is now streaming on Netflix Mildred, you see, has a secret mission. We won’t tell you what it is, except that it provides the framework for a constantly surprising melodrama that manages to fit in Judy Davis as a nasty colleague named Betsy Bucket and Sharon Stone as a rich woman with a pet monkey. Paulson, an actress who achieves her effects with fine, precise detail, somehow manages to acknowledge the camp value of all of this without playing into it. Ratch .
"The Ellen DeGeneres Show" returned steady in TV ratings on Monday, the Season 18 premiere that will forever be better known as "the apology episode."
Steady these days is a win.
"Ellen" drew a 1.9 household rating, flat with the prior September's premiere. That was good enough to finish second to "The View" (a 2.7 rating).
"Ellen" was able to grow a bit year over year among adults 25 to 54, posting a 0.9 rating. That was up from a 0.8 last year.
Creative Arts Emmys: ‘The Last Dance’, Dave Chappelle, ‘SNL’ & RuPaul Lead Night 5; ‘Mandalorian’, ‘Watchmen’ Tie For Most Awards Overall: Complete List
After five ceremonies over six nights, the history-making 2020 Creative Arts Emmy Awards are history. The virtual shows wrapped Saturday with statuettes handed out in 29 categories. Check out the list of tonight’s winners below along with all of this week’s trophy-hoarders. HBO and Netflix came away tied with 19 wins apiece overall, including juried awards. HBO’s Watchmen and Disney+’s The Mandalorian scored with the most wins for an individual program with seven each.
Daytime talk shows skew more towards women, and DeGeneres beat or tied the competition among those categories. "Ellen" led the ranks on Monday with a 0.6 rating among women 18-34 and a 0.8 rating among women 18-49.
Ellen DeGeneres' talk show tied with "The View" among women 25-54 — both got 1.1s.
DeGeneres', which was not , was intended to address reports from the summer about a toxic work environment at the Warner Bros. talk show.
WarnerMedia's subsequent investigation into multiple accusations of workplace and sexual misconduct, as first reported by BuzzFeed News, resulted in "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" removing three of its top producers: Ed Glavin, Kevin Leman and Jonathan Norman.
Sarah Paulson Reacts To ‘Ratched’ Fan Theories And Talks Embracing Dark Roles
Sarah Paulson loves playing dark characters. The “Ratched” actress is on the new cover of Harper’s Bazaar, and in a video for the issue, she reacts to some fan theories about the TV prequel to “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”. RELATED: Sarah Paulson And Judy Davis On ‘Ratched”s Peach Scene: ‘You Can Thank Judy’ “WeThe "Ratched" actress is on the new cover of Harper's Bazaar, and in a video for the issue, she reacts to some fan theories about the TV prequel to "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest".
In a memo to staff back in July, DeGeneres said she was "disappointed" to learn that employees felt mistreated while working on her show and committed herself to "ensuring this does not happen again."
"If you're watching because you love me, thank you. If you're watching because you don't love me, welcome," DeGeneres joked at the top of her Monday monologue, which was delivered in front of a virtual audience.
"As you may have heard, this summer there were allegations of a toxic environment here at our show," she said. "And then there was an investigation. I learned that things happened here that never should have happened. I take that very seriously and I want to say I'm so sorry to the people who were affected."
Watch the Season 18 premiere's monologue.
New Hollywood Podcast: Amber Ruffin Gives Details About Her Late-Night Talk Show And Shares The Unlikely Verzuz Battle She Wants To See
If there is anyone who could deliver the worst news in the world with a smile on her face and give you hope that everything will be OK, it’s Amber Ruffin. With her sweet and cheery demeanor and a don’t-mess-with-me twist of irreverent shade, Ruffin has written for various shows and her signature comedy has been featured on Drunk History, but she is best known from her work as a writer on Late Night with Seth Meyers.
Video: Ellen DeGeneres Returns, Insists She's Not a Phony: 'I Get Sad. I Get Mad' (Entertainment Weekly)
First Look: Shonda Rhimes' Upcoming Period Drama at Netflix, Bridgerton .
The series will debut on Dec. 25 globally on Netflix. RELATED: Shondaland Shocker! Shonda Rhimes Leaves ABC for Netflix © Provided by People LIAM DANIEL/NETFLIX Bridgerton © Provided by People LIAM DANIEL/NETFLIX Bridgerton Gallery: The best TV spinoffs (Wonderwall) According to Netflix, "Bridgerton follows Daphne Bridgerton (Dynevor), the eldest daughter of the powerful Bridgerton family as she makes her debut onto Regency London’s competitive marriage market.