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Friday, August 4, 2017

The Groovy List will be watching the Bears on August 31



The Groovy List is a weekly roundup of groovy gay pop culture:

1) Groovy Gal: Jeanne Moreau
The French actress, who died Monday at age 89, starred in many films, including Elevator to the Gallows (1958), The Lovers (1958), Les liaisons dangereuses (1959), Seven Days... Seven Nights (1960), La Notte (1961), Jules and Jim (1962), The Victors (1963), Diary of a Chambermaid (1964), The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1964), Mata Hari, Agent H21 (1964), Viva Maria! (1965) for which she won a BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress, The Bride Wore Black (1968), Monte Walsh (1970), Going Places (1974), The Last Tycoon (1976), Querelle (1982), Nikita (1990), The Old Lady Who Walked in the Sea (1991), The Proprietor (1996), I Love You, I Love You Not (1996), Ever After (1998) and Disengagement (2007). Moreau also wrote and directed two movies - Lumiere (1976) and The Adolescent (1979) - and she recorded several albums. And in 1984, she performed with Frank Sinatra at Carnegie Hall. Below you can watch her in the trailer for Viva Maria! and in interviews on The Full Wax (1993) and Charlie Rose (2002).





2) Groovy Gal: Mariann Mayberry
The actress, who died Tuesday at age 52, was an ensemble member of Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company since 1993. She won a Joseph Jefferson Award for Principal Actress in a Play for her performance in Steppenwolf's 2012 production of Good People. Mayberry also appeared on Broadway in two Steppenwolf productions - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (2001) and August: Osage County (2007-09). Her feature film credits include Robert Altman's The Company (2003), Steven Spielberg's War of the Worlds (2005) and Handsome Harry (2009). Below you can watch her in an interview about her role as Karen Weston in August: Osage County as well as trailers for the Steppenwolf productions of Good People (2012) and Grand Concourse (2015).





3) Groovy Gal: Carol Burnett
In 2018, the comedy legend will make her return to series television with her new Netflix show, A Little Help With Carol Burnett.



4) Groovy Gal: Molly Shannon
The actress, whose new film, Fun Mom Dinner, opens today, is a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers.




5) Groovy Guy: James Van Der Beek
The actor, whose new Viceland comedy series, What Would Diplo Do?, premiered on August 3, is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen (and Kate Upton).




6) Groovy Guy: Randy Rainbow
He interviews Anthony Scaramucci and performs his latest song parody, "Sycophant Italiano".



7) Groovy Guy: Steve Hayes - Tired Old Queen at the Movies
The fabulous film critic reviews Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959) starring James Mason, Pat Boone and Arlene Dahl. For more TOQ, subscribe to his YouTube channel. You can also become a fan on Facebook and follow Steve on Twitter.



8) Groovy Movie Trailer: Call Me by Your Name
Armie Hammer stars in this sensual and transcendent tale of first love set in Italy during the 1980s. It will be released on November 24.



9) Groovy Web Series: Where the Bears Are
Check out the Season 6 trailer for this award-winning gay comedy mystery web series, which returns on August 31. To catch up on the first five seasons, go to wherethebearsare.tv. You can also follow the Bears on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.



10) Groovy Web Series: The Horizon
The eighth season of the Australian gay soap opera continues as Saxon worries about Stevie, Micky hears about Randy and Frankie's request for Jake's sperm, and Jake makes a decision about the threesome. To catch up on the series, go to www.thehorizon.tv. You can also follow The Horizon on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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