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Sparrow - Jan 15, 2022
Happy WandaVision day!
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It was exactly one year ago that WandaVision made its debut on Disney+. We would have to wait a few weeks to see Darcy – excuse us, doctor Lewis – again, but the show’s premiere made for a sensational event, nevertheless. On this day, we invite you to give the show a re-watch (or watch for the first time, we’re not judging) and celebrate with the WandaVision content currently available on our website.

In our gallery you will find all sorts of images pertaining to the series, as well as screencaps of Miss Dennings in the several appearances she made while promoting WandaVision. These you can watch by accessing our video vault, along with officially released videos. And, naturally, you can go back in time and read our posts from last year, where we shared videos, interviews and all fun things about Darcy and Kat.

You don’t have to be an astrophysicist to bask in the hype.

Sparrow - Jan 15, 2022
WandaVision star Kat Dennings shares hilariously relatable wardrobe malfunction behind the scenes as Marvel series marks one-year anniversary
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Exactly one year since the launch of Marvel series WandaVision on Disney Plus, Kat Dennings has revealed the wardrobe malfunction she experienced on set – and we couldn’t relate more.

WandaVision marked the first MCU TV show to be launched on the streaming platform, seeing Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany reprise their roles from the films as Wanda Maximoff and Vision as they enjoyed a seemingly perfect suburban life in what turned out to be a fictional reality.

Kat also returned as Darcy Lewis, a character she first played in the first Thor film released in 2011, as the astrophysicist tried to figure out how the Hex surrounding Westview came into being.

At one point, the Hex created by Wanda, aka the Scarlet Witch, was expanded, engulfing Darcy and several other characters and transforming her into an escape artist at the circus.

In a photo shared on Instagram, Kat paid homage to WandaVision’s first anniversary while revealing the accidental tear she suffered in her outfit the first time she donned her circus ensemble.

‘It’s the 1 year anniversary of @wandavision so here is me breaking my spanx on my first day in the circus outfit,’ she wrote, alongside a mirror selfie of herself showing her reflection, complete with the spanx break in question.

Teyonah Parris, who played Monica Rambeau on the show, commented underneath, remarking that the ‘struggle was real’.

‘The struuuuugle is REAL!!! You FLY doh, frand!! Happy Anniversary to us!!’ she wrote.

Model Tess Holliday left a cheeky comment – literally – writing: ‘Cheeked out.’

‘The #SpanxBreaker,’ comedian Rob Delaney wrote, while Dirty Dancing star Jennifer Grey added: ‘Breaking the internet more like it!! Gurrrl you know what that picture is gonna do to people!!! #oopsbrokemyspanx.’

Teyonah also celebrated the anniversary on Instagram, sharing a video of herself dancing in her dressing room to funky music as she prepared for her first day on set, decked out in her 1970s-inspired outfit.

Written by Sabrian Barr for Metro UK, article published on January 15
Sparrow - Jan 14, 2022
Gallery update: Dollface trailer
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We have added 140 MQ/HQ screencaps of the new Dollface trailer, taken from the 1080p video. Enjoy!

Sparrow - Jan 13, 2022
Gallery update: *exclusive* 2 Broke Girls photoshoot
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We have added 123 UHQ images from behind the scenes of the great 2 Broke Girls photoshoot. This upload is part of a long, ongoing series of exclusives. Keep tuned for the next installment!

Sparrow - Jan 11, 2022
Dollface season 2 poster
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Sparrow - Jan 11, 2022
Trailer for Dollface season 2
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ET Online has just shared the first trailer for the upcoming season of Dollface. In it, we see Jules and her best friends trying to make up for lost time after spending over a year indoors due to the pandemic. As the girls approach 30, they’ll have to adjust to being back in the world again, all while navigating work, love and a deeper relationship with each of themselves.

Watch it below.

Sparrow - Jan 11, 2022
Best episodes of ‘2 Broke Girls’ for some quirky, mismatched fun
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In the true spirit of opposites attract, 2 Broke Girls stormed the scene and produced six seasons of unconventional humor. With a unique premise and a wholesome cast, the CBS sitcom follows the story of the lives of two unlikely friends, Max Black (Kat Dennings) and Caroline Channing (Beth Behrs). In a twist of fate, the two are thrown together after Caroline’s billionaire father is arrested for embezzlement. She ends up working at a Brooklyn diner alongside Max and a rag-tag group of characters. Despite their different viewpoints, the on-screen chemistry between Dennings and Behrs’s characters makes for an interesting 22 minutes at a go. It’s been a few years since the series came to a wrap, but you have to admit, it’s pretty rewatchable. With so many hilarious and hearty episodes, what’s not to indulge in? With that in mind, let’s take a look at some of the best episodes the show has to offer.

1. And the Rich People Problems (Season 1, Episode 4)

In this episode, Caroline is still settling into her new, minimum wage-earning life. However, she refuses to get through it without her much-needed bite guard. So, she manages to convince Max to help her break into her old townhouse to find it. As they take a step into Caroline’s former world, neither of them expects Max to take quite a liking to it. In the process, she finds out that though Caroline grew up on the fancier side of the tracks, they aren’t as different as she thought.

2. And the Pretty Problem (Season 1, Episode 7)

Apparently, looks are everything in the cupcake business. When Caroline’s best-laid plans to sell their cupcakes at a hip new coffee shop fail on account of their aesthetics, she convinces Max to enroll in a cupcake decorating class. In a crazy twist of events, Max is pumped up and motivated to do a good job. The best part of this episode is the typical, yet epic “mean girls vs. underdog” battle of the cupcakes.

3. And Martha Stewart Have a Ball (2) (Season 1, Episode 24)

The second in a two-part episode, this one is quite a doozy. Naturally, it picks up from where the previous episode ended, with Max and Caroline preparing to attend a Manhattan gala that could put their cupcakes on the map. Unfortunately, once they’re all glammed up, everything goes downhill. First, Oleg’s (Jonathan Kite) car breaks down, so in true fairytale fashion, they have to ride Chestnut (Caroline’s horse) to the ball. It doesn’t get any easier when the girls arrive either as they aren’t on the list. Determined to meet Martha Stewart, they sneak in under the guise of being caterers and the scheming continues.

4. And the Candy Manwich (Season 2, Episode 6)

This episode takes acting a fool in front of your crush to a whole new level. Perhaps that’s why it’s so effortlessly engaging and relatable. After bumping into a handsome candy store owner at the soup kitchen, Max and Caroline head over to his establishment where he introduces himself as Andy (Ryan Hansen). It’s clear that sparks are flying between Caroline and him, unfortunately, she’s had one too many pieces of candy and ends up noisily emptying the contents of her stomach.

After that embarrassing encounter, Caroline can’t muster up the courage to face him, let alone date him. There are moments where you can practically feel her shame throughout your body, but out of all that awkwardness, new love is born.

5. And The Three Boys With Wood (Season 2, Episode 7)

By far one of the most amusing episodes of the lot, this one truly explores sexuality in its most awkward form. Basically, Caroline cannot catch a break with Andy once he finds out she’s a Channing. Apparently, she’s a bit too “expensive” for his taste, and all their dates after that end up being flops. Simultaneously, two Amish boys walk into the store (no, this is not a setup for a dirty joke). Since they are on their rumspringa — and as naive as they come — Max cajoles them into building a barn for Chestnut. Whether the unsuspecting boys know it or not, they are about to become pawns in a good old-fashioned game of “make a fella jealous”.

6. And The Tip Slip (Season 2, Episode 23)

In an uncomfortable twist of events, Caroline’s dad asks her to appear on Piers Morgan’s show to “defend his honor”. Apparently, a former female employee of his was paid an attractive sum to publish a scandalous tell-all book about him. In addition to exposing a secret affair, she offered up some degrading information about the size of his unmentionables. Sure, no child should have to defend a parent on account of their libido or genitalia, but this episode is all sorts of fun.

7. And the Kitty Kitty Spank Spank (Season 3, Episode 3)

Drifting away from Max’s seemingly aloof manner, this episode shows a certain soft side of one-half of the broke girls’ duo. When a stray cat practically terrorizes most of their apartment complex, Caroline does and says everything to deter Max from taking in the stray (ironically). However, Max ignores her and sneaks the feline in, forming a solid bond with it. Finding the cat a new home becomes a whole other adventure, with twists and turns you would never imagine.

8. And the Girlfriend Experience (Season 3, Episode 7)

Han (Matthew Moy) may not be considered the best boss in the world, but without a question, the girls love him. It’s even more evident in this episode, as Han’s mother is visiting with high expectations. Apparently, he’s been emailing photos of a stripper in the guise of his imaginary girlfriend. So, the moment his mother comes visiting, he practically begs Max and Caroline to track down the stripper in question and convince her to act like his “proper” Korean girlfriend. Is it a recipe for disaster? You bet, but that’s what makes this episode so intriguing.

9. And the First Day of School (Season 3, Episode 10)

In this episode, Max is just getting settled into her new life, balancing pastry school, work, and, of course, Caroline. However, she feels massively sidelined by the class clown who keeps upstaging everyone in the most interesting way. On the other end of things, Caroline is in a world of her own trying to impress Max’s fox of an instructor, Nicolas (Gilles Marini). Watching the girls out of their respective comfort zones is once again is a humorous treat.

10. And The Near Death Experience (Season 3, Episode 14)

Caroline, in a bid to scare off the married Nicolas, tells him she’ll only be with him if he leaves his wife. In an unfortunate twist of events, he agrees to leave his wife for her, and that simply does not sit well with her. So, she does the “next logical thing” — shows up with Max at Nicolas’s loft to implore him not to break up with his wife. A highlight of the episode: Caroline and Max on the ledge outside Nicolas’s bathroom window freaking out in the way one should when they are many stories above the ground.

11. And the ATM (Season 3, Episode 16)

This episode serves as a prequel of sorts for the following episode on this list. In it, Max finds out that her newly acquired beau, Deke (Eric André), is a rich kid. It shouldn’t surprise you that this does not sit well with her. From that point onwards it’s her sole mission to break up with him. Does she succeed? Well, the previous entry should answer that question perfectly.

12. And the Not Broke Parents (Season 3, Episode 20)

At this point, it’s pretty obvious that Max is uncomfortable around extreme affluence. So, it’s no surprise that she’s practically tongue-tied when her boyfriend, Deke, finally invites her home. Sure, it’s never easy to meet the parents but once Max (and Caroline) do, they are shocked by how well-to-do Deke is. Naturally, Max clamps up for the most part, but later on, takes a breather once his mother shares some interesting information about her past.

13. And the Reality Problem (Season 4, Episode 1)

Yet another episode where the girls “almost” have it made. After almost falling for a “hipster holdup”, the girls are approached by a mysterious lady asking if they would let a popular reality show film there. Apparently, it’s for Keeping up With the Kardashians and the girls hardly know what it’s about. But after binging all night the girls are mighty excited to be a small part of the Kardashian empire. Not only are they practically obsessed, but it also spells out good fortune businesswise. Here’s the thing, in the true 2 Broke Girls fashion, the Kardashians pull out. It’s interesting to see how the girls deal with this major disappointment. An added bonus: Kim Kardashian does end up making a cameo!

14. And The Booth Babes (Season 5, Episode 11)

One of the best and most iconic episodes of the entire series, this one transports the girls to a whole new low. In a bid to pull in more income, the girls ask Han if they can accompany him to a lucrative gamer convention. The thing is, Han has been cashing in on their life without permission. He has created quite a catchy video game based on their lives, and since they are the titular 2 broke girls, they demand compensation. This episode raises the question, “is everyone self-serving on 2 Broke Girls?” You bet, and in a weird way, it’s nothing short of relatable.

15. And 2 Broke Girls: The Movie (Season 6, Episode 21)

Not many shows know how to pull off a wholesome finale, however, this one turned out great. Considered one of the best episodes of the entire show, it kicks off at the point of a new beginning for the girls — and the rest of the gang. As everyone prepares for the premiere of the movie about Caroline’s life, there are some pretty serious life decisions being made in the background. Not everything changes though. Staying true to the themes of brokenness and self-sabotage, the girls end up working at the diner again to pay off Caroline’s ruined $10,000 premiere dress. Altogether, it’s a pretty whimsical and heartwarming episode.

Written by Imaobong Ifum for Collider, article published January 10
Sparrow - Jan 10, 2022
Kat Dennings and others mourn Bob Saget
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A number of Hollywood stars took to social media on Sunday to remember Bob Saget after the Full House star and comedian was found dead earlier that day. Saget was 65.

Saget was found unresponsive in a hotel room at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes and pronounced dead on the scene, the Orlando Sheriff’s Department confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter on Sunday night. Authorities have no information on the cause of death. Detectives have found no signs of foul play or drug use in this case, and the Orange County Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.

“We are devastated to confirm that our beloved Bob passed away today,” said the Saget family in a statement to THR. “He was everything to us and we want you to know how much he loved his fans, performing live and bringing people from all walks of life together with laughter. Though we ask for privacy at this time, we invite you to join us in remembering the love and laughter that Bob brought to the world.”

The Hollywood Reporter, article published on January 9

Sparrow - Jan 4, 2022
Kat Dennings cut her own bangs for the new year and wants to know what you think
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Little in this world gives me more agita than the thought of cutting my own bangs. Although I’ve sported fringe many times throughout my life, it has always been cut by hairstylists in salons — and even a few of those times didn’t turn out so hot. Needless to say, I’m not about to take that risk with my own unskilled mitts and a sharp object near my eyes. Kat Dennings, however, is apparently much braver than I am, because she shared her DIY bangs chop with a staggering and admirable level of DGAFness.

Dennings posted the video to Instagram over the weekend but informed viewers in the caption that “I did this in 2021” — AKA last week, and perhaps even New Year’s Eve. As I watched her tightly hold about a half-foot-long, maaaybe two-inch-wide swath of hair between her fingers and right in the center of her forehead, my anxiety instantly spiked. She appears to laugh as she takes a small pair of scissors and cuts horizontally across — though whether that laugh was as nervous as mine would’ve been is hard to tell since she set the clip to Cardi B’s “Money” (which somehow upped the suspense in a weird way).

The slice appears to be a bit uneven, but then Dennings goes in with the scissors vertically — a technique lots of pros recommend and use. “The scissors should be pointed straight up in the air, not horizontally,” stylist Matt Fugate has previously told Allure. Justine Marjan has given us similar advice but also shared a trimming technique that Dennings didn’t use: “Place the hair in a comb with no tension,” she said. “Use the comb as a guide for a straight line, then cut upwards with the scissors.” Oops. Well, slightly diagonal finger-tension bangs it is.

The actor goes in horizontally again before sharing the final results: long, wispy, bangs with curtain potential. To my surprise, she didn’t cut any farther out than just that central piece of hair, so the next level of her face-framing layers jumps to about mouth-length. But while it may sound like a few additional transitional snips may be in order, it really does look quite cute. But this is Kat Dennings we’re talking about — what wouldn’t look cute on her?

Dennings finished the video by signaling that she’d like viewers’ opinions on how it turned out, giving a thumbs-up, thumbs-down, and a shrug. And this is Instagram we’re talking about, so you know people shared their opinions. “Its bad but not too bad!!! I did the same thing yesterday!!!😂😂😂🔥,” one fan wrote, while another said, “OMG I LOVE IT.. IT SUITS U PERFECTLY UGHHHHHHHHHH.” But perhaps it was the commenter who wrote, “I think you’ve inspired all of us to make what could be the biggest mistake of our lives 😬,” who really nailed what many of us are feeling. I don’t even love-love how it came out, and yet, I’m suddenly considering bangs again.

Well, if I go through with it, I’ll tell you this much: Unlike our brave DIY hero, Kat Dennings, I’ll be trusting a pro, not my clumsy hands, to do a bang-up job. 

Written by Marci Robin for Allure, article published January 3rd
Sparrow - Jan 1, 2022
Celebrating 2 years online
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Happy 2022 to everyone and a happy second birthday to our website. Much happened in everyone’s lives this last year and with our Miss Dennings it was no different. From WandaVision to the hype surrounding the upcoming season of Dollface, we take pride in having been here to watch Kat’s journey and keep her fans informed and entertained. And we vow to stay for a while longer.

We currently count +42.000 images in our photo gallery, +90 published pages and more still under the process of drafting, +130 videos in our video vault, +50 articles to read in our press archive, and +150 posts written in 2021.

Recent Projects
  • Dollface
    Dollface 2019-
    Jules Wiley / Executive producer
    Season 2 premieres February 11th
    After breaking up with her longtime boyfriend, a woman tries to reconnect with the friends she lost during the relationship.
  • WandaVision
    WandaVision 2021
    Darcy Lewis
    Out now
    The series is a blend of classic television and the Marvel Cinematic Universe in which Wanda Maximoff and Vision—two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives—begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems.
  • The Sandman
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    Death of the Endless
    Out now
    When The Sandman, also known as Lord Morpheus—the immortal king of dreams, stories and the imagination—is pulled from his realm and imprisoned on Earth by a nefarious cult, he languishes for decades before finally escaping. Once free, he must retrieve the three "tools" that will restore his power and help him to rebuild his dominion, which has deteriorated in his absence.
  • What If…?
    What If…? 2021
    Darcy Lewis
    Out now
    Exploring pivotal moments from the Marvel Cinematic Universe and turning them on their head, leading the audience into uncharted territory.
  • Girls Can’t Shoot (& Other Lies)
    Girls Can’t Shoot (& Other Lies) ???
    A forthcoming anthology series based off Scarlett Curtis's Feminists Don’t Wear Pink (and Other Lies), a collection of essays penned by several feminists including Kat Dennings.
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