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Grey’s Anatomy Star Kelly McCreary Speaks on Newfound Motherhood

Grey’s Anatomy star Kelly McCreary and husband, director Pete Chatmon, are feeling the blessing of their new birth. They welcomed their first daughter Indigo Wren Chatmon in October of this year. 

McCreary sat exclusively with People Magazine and shared her vulnerability in childbirth at 40. Baby Chatmon came several weeks early, and McCreary painted her experience as an “emotional but empowering roller coaster.”

The actress elaborated on her newfound balance of motherhood and working for ABC’s longest-running primetime medical drama. She was hoping to be back in time to make the midseason finale. 

In regards to her preparations for the birth of her first child, McCreary told People, “We had planned a lovely, intimate home birth, but my bag of water broke several weeks early, so I wound up delivering in the hospital.” She ended up delivering baby Chatmon on October 3. 

Grey's Anatomy Star Kelly McCreary

The new mother also shared her plans were well thought out when ushering in new life, but the only concrete detail in the moment was the baby coming out! Following the statement she gave to the publication, the Grey’s Anatomy star said, “Like many birthing people, the only thing that went according to our birth plan was that the baby came out! I was just so relieved that we both made it through safely. Although Indigo had to spend some time in the NICU to finish cooking, fortunately, there were no other complications. She is home and healthy!”

McCreary starred as Dr. Maggie Pierce, beginning her ongoing role in the 10th season of Grey’s Anatomy. She announced her pregnancy on August 16 via an Instagram post that read, “Surprise! WE’RE HAVING A BABY! Pete and I are thrilled to be growing our family and to share the news with all of you!” 

Congratulations to the new parents!


Betti Halsell, senior writer HM

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New Music Alert: Sholuv Presents ‘Zero’ – a Prelude to New Understanding

by Betti Halsell, senior staff writer

Multidimensional artist Adeshola Adeoye, better known as Sholuv, increased the decibels of hope in his latest project, “Zero,” produced through OPXS BOIS, the three-track album was released on Tuesday, Dec.20.  As a compound expression of art through various mediums, Sholuv revealed the golden thread holding the body of work together and musically elevates one’s mind.

“It’s a prelude project, and preludes start at zero,” Sholuv declared as he signed part of his Gi, the top half of a karate uniform. The notable artist reflected on the night as his exclusive showing of the album came to a close.

Sholuv expanded his thoughts by referencing the process of creating anime, the complexities of building a world out of the realm of imagination, and then releasing it. Sholuv described this album as a lore or a collection of nuances that are significant to understand the rest of the collection of art.

Sholuv shared three songs and one bonus track with invite-only attendees. The vibrations of each track felt like they traveled around the world. The transformative lyrics and storytelling were vivid; it’s a new level of painting a mental picture without a brush. Sholuv has expanded his art across his fashion with his lifestyle brand, Optimixts, and continues to grow as a producer and videographer.

Songs like “25,” interlock cinematic touches on the beat with raw power in the verses. While introducing the track, Sholuv stated, “This was me, describing myself as a 25-year-old and who I am as a man, and really looking optimistic—when it comes to everything I’m involved with.”

Sholuv has five previous projects that include “For Tha Honey’s,” “Sounds from Tha Den,” and “.”

OPXS BOIS’ artist manager, Scoop, considered the growth he witnessed from Sholuv; he reflected on the composition of the newly released project and stated, “This project for Sholuv is a real testimony to the growth of his production style and rhyme scheme,” he continued, “his subject matter has always been there, but this project is eye-opening to his style of verbiage.”

“Zero” is out now on all major platforms. Follow Sholuv on Instagram and turn up the volume of hope through his aromatic sounds.

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‘You People’: New Trailer Features Eddie Murphy, Jonah Hill, and Nia Long

You People

Netflix has released the first teaser of its upcoming star-studded comedy titled You People, helmed by Black-Ish creator Kenya Barris.

The cast includes Eddie Murphy, Jonah Hill, and Nia Long, who are featured in the first look clip. Also starring are Lauren London, David Duchovny, Nia Long, Sam Jay, Elliott Gould, Travis Bennett, Molly Gordon, Rhea Perlman, Deon Cole, Andrea Savage, Mike Epps, Emily Arlook, Alani La La Anthony, Bryan Greenberg, and Julia Louis-Dreyfus.

The official logline reads – A new couple (Hill and London) and their families find themselves examining modern love and family dynamics amidst clashing cultures, societal expectations, and generational differences.

The comedy is set to launch on January 27. Check out the first-look images below.

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First Look Images of Idris Elba in ‘Luther’ Movie Released

Idris Elba is reprising his role as DCI John Luther in Netflix’s upcoming movie version of the series.

The film is described as a continuation of the popular show that aired for a total of five seasons on BBC One. The movie is directed by Jamie Payne and written by Neil Cross.

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Luther movie is scheduled to launch in March 2023.

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