The Hollywood Reporter: My 50-Year Friendship With Big Bird and ‘Sesame Street’


The (very tall) Hollywood Reporter contributor first met the yellow character in 1969 — “It’s nice to have someone I can look straight in the eyes” — and sees the show’s influence on everything from his own kids’ behavior to ‘The Great British Bake Off.’ 4:30 AM PST 2/6/2019 by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar  Big Bird has been my Read More »

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Melissa Rauch And Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Make Quite A Pair In ‘Big Bang Theory’ Photo


This “Big Bang Theory” episode promises to be head and shoulders above the rest. Melissa Rauch of “The Big Bang Theory” and former NBA star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar are giants in their field ― but only one is truly a towering figure. That point was brought home this week in an Instagram post that featured two Read More »

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