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Q&A: Hokuto Konishi and Steve Terada from Quest Crew

Sofia Rada, Reporter

February 12, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Personality Profiles, Profiles, The Current, TV

Best known for winning season three of MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew, Quest Crew has appeared all over the world and performed with the likes of LMFAO and Sean Kingston. The Crew performed at Northwestern’s Celebrasia...

Where Are They Now: Drake Bell and Josh Peck

Erica Witte, Blogger

February 11, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, The Current, TV

Drake Bell. Josh Peck. They made you laugh, they made you cry, but mostly, they made you laugh. Whether it was the endearing “hug me brotha” or the scheming Miranda Cosgrove as “Megan” that fueled the emotional roller-coaster...

5 TV shows that never should have been canceled

Mollie Cahillane, Blogger

February 5, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Movies, The Current, TV

Many cancellations are deserved. Many shows are still on the air that should have been ended a long time ago. Then there are the ones that died before their time. These are the shows with enormous cult followings, that are talked ...

‘Orange Is the New Black’ shows refreshing portrayal of gender, race, sexuality

Mollie Cahillane, Blogger

January 22, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, The Current, TV

With the launch of several original shows and the revival of the classic “Arrested Development,” 2013 was quite a year for the on-demand Internet streaming giant Netflix. However, no other show had quite the same cultural impact...

Pop culture to get excited about this Winter Quarter

Devan Coggan, Current editor

January 15, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Movies, The Current, TV

With an influx of new TV shows in the fall and an abundance of blockbuster movies each summer, winter can feel like a boring time to be a pop culture fan. Fortunately, this Winter Quarter promises plenty of new releases to look...

‘How I Met Your Mother’ midseason premiere falters amid another flashback storyline

Rohan Nadkarni, Reporter

January 14, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Reviews, The Current, TV

Welcome to The Current's "How I Met Your Mother" blog! For dedicated fans of the show, we'll be reviewing each and every ninth season episode in 2014, as we barrel toward the series finale in March. We're here to document eve...