Wednesday, November 22, 2017

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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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Rachel Brosnahan as Midge Maisel in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.

Meet Amazonís bawdy, opinionated Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Miriam "Midge" Maisel seems to have it all.Itís 1958 New York City, Upper West Side, and sheís a quick-witted Jewish housewife with two kids. She and her husband live in a plush apartment just a few floors below her meddling yet endearing...
Published: 11/21/17
Noah Schnapp, Finn Wolfhard, Gaten Matarazzo and Caleb McLaughlin in Stranger Things 2.

What to watch this weekend: 'Stranger Things 2', Joan Didion documentary

Ghost bustin': Stranger Things 2 The pop culture-filled sleeper hit of last summer finally returns for a second season just in time for Halloween. Steven Spielberg, Ghostbusters, Star Wars, arcade games and science fiction...
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Now in its third year, the Vault of Souls changes its haunted experience to include an escape room where guests solve puzzles to release a trapped soul.

The Vault of Souls turns Tampaís Exchange National Bank into a creepy chic escape room

If you've ever wanted to help a lost spirit escape from eternal damnation, the Vault of Souls is the experience for you. Now in its third year, the immersive haunt in downtown Tampa's former Exchange National Bank, now known as The Vault, is...
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The Halloween kids classic The Nightmare Before Christmas airs this week on Freeform.

What to watch and listen to this week: Halloween offerings, best spooky podcasts

Halloween is all about scary stories. The holiday itself is based on a compilation of creepy tales from history going back thousands of years. And there's nothing quite as chilling as popping in a pair of headphones and listening to a velvety...
Updated one month ago
Danai Gurira and Andrew Lincoln in The Walking Dead.

What to watch this weekend: 'The Walking Dead,' Stephen King's '1922'

100 episodes of walkers: The Walking Dead Can you believe how far Rick Grimes has come? Seven years ago on Halloween, AMC debuted The Walking Dead based on a comic book about the world after a zombie apocalypse . The first few...
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Television network AMC recently debuted an immersive new podcast, Deadly Manners.

7 creepy podcasts to get you in the Halloween spirit

Halloween is all about scary stories. The holiday itself is based on a compilation of creepy tales from history going back thousands of years. And there's nothing quite as chilling as popping in a pair of headphones and listening to a velvety...
Updated one month ago
Anya Taylor-Joy in The Witch.

Plan a Halloween movie marathon with these spooky flicks on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon and HBO

Halloween is my favorite holiday of the year. Not just because I can be my true witchy self and eat Reese's cups until I hate myself. No, I just really love to be scared. There are plenty of events locally where you can get the pants scared off...
Updated one month ago
Jonathan Groff in Mindhunter.

What to watch this weekend: 'Lore,' 'Queers,' 'Mindhunter'

Spooky mythology: Lore This new Amazon series couldn't have a better release date: Friday the 13th. Lore brings to life Aaron Mahnke's smash-hit podcast of the same name in a six-episode anthology series. For the uninitiated,...
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Lore also includes and episode about a young boy and his doll, which eventually became known as one of the most cursed dolls in the world.

Review: 'Lore' reels you in with terrifying true tales from history

Some of the most popular and terrifying legends have their gnarled roots in history. Amazon's Lore brings those tales to life. The six-episode series is inspired by the wildly popular podcast of the same name, which boasts about 6...
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Lili Reinhart, Cole Sprouse, KJ Appa and Camila Mendes in Riverdale.

What to watch this week: It's CW premieres galore with 'Riverdale,' 'Dynasty,' 'Valor'

'Tis the season for superhero fans and Riverdale alums - CW premieres new seasons of all its hit shows this week. DC comic book fans get to see what Kara Danvers, Barry Allen, Oliver Queen and the Legends have been up to when their respective...
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