Apr 13, 2012

Issue #1202

Cover Story

Adele: Someone like her

by Clark Collis | Apr 06, 2012
Once a generation (at best), an artist as singular and indomitable as Adele comes along. And when that happens, everyone from record executives to aspiring coffeehouse chanteuses starts scrambling to capture a little bit of the magic for themselves. Here's a look at how the superstar broke through -- and the search for ''the next Adele'' Read it
Magazine Cover (Apr 13, 2012)

Features

One Direction: Let's hear it for the boys

by Melissa Maerz | Apr 06, 2012
EW goes behind the scenes — and screams! — with the chart-topping U.K. phenom leading the current boy-band revival Read it

Your ultimate 2012 playlist

Apr 06, 2012
Whether you're a strictly digital music fan or leading the charge to bring eight-tracks back, we've got a warm(er)-weather soundtrack for you — from the biggest guns in pop, rock, and country to our favorite blossoming upstarts Read it

The music lover's guide to...

by April Daley, Marc Snetiker | Apr 06, 2012
The best venues and events in Austin, Nashville, New Orleans, and Portland Read it

2012 music trends alert

Apr 06, 2012
From a vinyl comeback to producer-performers, we run down what's up-and-coming in music this year Read it

Feedback

Feedback: April 13, 2012

Apr 06, 2012
Praise for some ''Desperate Housewives'' as the series winds down, yeas and nays for ''The Killing'' season 2, and more Read it

Monitor

Monitor: April 13, 2012

by Grady Smith | Apr 06, 2012
Lindsay Lohan's formal probation ends, Alec Baldwin gets engaged, and more Read it

And the award goes to...

by Nuzhat Naoreen | Apr 06, 2012
The Oscars may be over, but last weekend's ceremonies proved there is still plenty of hardware to hand out Read it

Book Article

'Drop Dead Healthy': 5 things we learned...

by Stephan Lee | Apr 06, 2012
''Experiential journalist'' and former EW staffer A.J. Jacobs chronicles his quest for ''bodily perfection'' in his hilarious new book. Here are a few factoids Read it

Which blockbuster series is biggest?

by Stephan Lee | Apr 06, 2012
Thanks to the movie, demand for Suzanne Collins' novels has soared. How do the numbers for the ''Hunger Games'' franchise stack up? Read it

Books: April 13, 2012

Apr 06, 2012
The latest in paperback from Alice Hoffman, Amy Waldman, and more Read it

Book Review

Let's Pretend This Never Happened

by Stephan Lee | Apr 06, 2012

In-Flight Entertainment

by Jeff Giles | Apr 06, 2012

Unholy Night

by Anthony Breznican | Apr 13, 2012

The Cove

by Melissa Maerz | Apr 13, 2012

Cover Story

Adele: Someone like her

by Clark Collis | Apr 06, 2012
Once a generation (at best), an artist as singular and indomitable as Adele comes along. And when that happens, everyone from record executives to aspiring coffeehouse chanteuses starts scrambling to capture a little bit of the magic for themselves. Here's a look at how the superstar broke through -- and the search for ''the next Adele'' Read it

DVD Article

DVDs: April 13, 2012

Apr 06, 2012
Reviews of the latest movies to hit stores, including ''Shame,'' ''Sleeping Beauty,'' and more Read it

Editor's Note:

Editor's Note: Song of joy

by Jess Cagle | Apr 06, 2012
Our editors reveal some of their current musical obsessions Read it

Guest Column

Eric Stoltz: How 'Glee' gave me a new direction

by Eric Stoltz | Apr 06, 2012
The actor who got his start in classic high school comedies (''Fast Times at Ridgemont High,'' ''Some Kind of Wonderful'') is now the go-to director for Fox's hit teen comedy Read it

Hollywood Insider

A 'Clueless' reunion on ABC's 'Suburgatory'

by Tanner Stransky | Apr 06, 2012
Alicia Silverstone finally gets to smooch former costar (and teen crush) Jeremy Sisto on the ABC sitcom Read it

OWN puts a renewed emphasis on Oprah Winfrey

by Lynette Rice | Apr 06, 2012
After a flailing flagship season, the network turns back to its forebear, who also happens to be its highest ratings earner Read it

Deal Report: April 13, 2012

Apr 06, 2012
''Glee'' books Whoopi Goldberg books, ''Modern Family'' cast in salary negotiations, and more Read it

Bryan Cranston breaks into 'Modern Family'

by James Hibberd | Apr 06, 2012
The ''Breaking Bad'' star returns to his comedy roots by stepping behind the camera for an episode of ABC's hit Read it

'Degrassi' turns 300 (in other news: yes, you're old)

by Henry Goldblatt | Apr 06, 2012
The Canadian teen drama approaches a landmark episode in its 12th season Read it

Movie Article

Johnny Depp: Who will be his leading lady?

by Chris Nashawaty | Apr 06, 2012
We run down which leading ladies could play the Nora to Depp's Nick in a reboot of ''The Thin Man'' Read it

Who beat a poker champ? That's right, me!

by Clark Collis | Apr 06, 2012
EW senior writer — and amateur card shark — Clark Collis jumped at the chance to play 2003 World Series of Poker champ Chris Moneymaker, who appears in the new documentary ''All In—The Poker Movie.'' He never dreamed he'd actually win Read it

Eugene Levy's life of 'Pie'

by Keith Staskiewicz | Apr 06, 2012
Jason Biggs and Seann William Scott may be the ''American Pie'' series' leading men, but the real star? Eugene Levy, who has appeared in all eight of them. Yes, there are eight Read it

Movie Review

American Reunion

by Owen Gleiberman | Apr 11, 2012

Mirror Mirror

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Apr 11, 2012

Wrath of the Titans

by Owen Gleiberman | Apr 03, 2012

Damsels In Distress

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Apr 09, 2012

Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope

by Owen Gleiberman | Apr 09, 2012

Movie on DVD Review

The Three Stooges Collection, Vol. One

by Chris Nashawaty | Apr 06, 2012

Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol

by Chris Nashawaty | Apr 09, 2012

The Three Stooges Collection, Vol. Two

by Chris Nashawaty | Apr 04, 2012

Music Article

Elizabeth Olsen: My first album

Apr 06, 2012
The third Olsen sister shares one of her earliest musical influences Read it

Lionel Richie: Checking in...

by Dave Karger | Apr 06, 2012
Hello, is it him you're looking for? Richie, 62, tells EW about his new album of duets with country superstars, his upcoming TV talent show, and why they love him in Dubai Read it

What's new in music videos

Apr 06, 2012
Carrie Underwood plays dress-up, Katy Perry goes all ''Private Benjamin,'' and Jack Black recruits his famous friends in these latest clips Read it

Music Review

Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded

by Kyle Anderson | Apr 13, 2012

Slipstream

by Ken Tucker | Apr 06, 2012

New Life

by Adam Markovitz | Apr 06, 2012

Folila

by Kyle Anderson | Apr 06, 2012

News + Notes

Humor site takes aim at Hollywood

by Tanner Stransky | Apr 06, 2012
Hollywoodandswine.com lampoons stars of the big and small screens Read it

Hit List: April 13, 2012

by Dan Snierson | Apr 06, 2012
Madonna launches Truth or Dare fragrance, ''Human Centipede'' feud delays production on third sequence, and more Read it

Insiders weigh in on the MPAA

Apr 06, 2012
Michael Moore and other Hollywood vets share their thoughts on the ratings war Read it

5 ways to fix movie ratings

by Mark Harris | Apr 06, 2012
In the wake of a ridiculous R rating for ''Bully,'' are we ready to scrap the antiquated MPAA system? Read it

Stage Article

Stephen King's first musical

by Adam Markovitz | Apr 06, 2012
Could taking on the Great White Way be the horror master's scariest undertaking yet? Read it

TV Article

SoundBites: April 13, 2012

Apr 06, 2012
Memorable lines from ''Game of Thrones,'' ''The Big Bang Theory,'' and more Read it

Matt Czuchry: Personality quiz

by Tim Stack | Apr 06, 2012
Matt Czuchry (pronounced ''Zoo-Cree'') plays ambitious prosecutor Cary Agos on CBS' ''The Good Wife'' and recently released his first book, ''Brothers on Life'' (written with his brother Mike). Says the 34-year-old, ''It's short stories, poetry, philosophy, and childhood photographs.'' He writes. He acts. But can he make it through EW's Personality Quiz? Read it

TV Review

Magic City

by Ken Tucker | Apr 13, 2012

Girls

by Ken Tucker | Apr 11, 2012
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