Serendeputy - your personal news assistant.

Welcome to Serendeputy!

Serendeputy is your personal news assistant.

Your deputy:
- learns what you like and don't like,
- lovingly compiles a list of news and blogs for you.

You can help your deputy learn by searching, clicking links and pressing the little smiley faces.
How it works.

What to do:
  1. Click links to teach your deputy
  2. Click smileys and frownies
  3. Find favorite topics and sources
  4. See how much better your deputy is getting at finding you good stuff.
  5. Sign in for free to save your profile, or please tell me why you won't.
Some people wake up to iPhone alarms, others to the sun. But the guests at Panama City Beach’s Holiday Inn wake up to something much more joyful: The Lion King’s “The Circle of Life.” The Florida hotel blasts “The Circle of...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
New Girl has been renewed for a fifth season, EW has confirmed. The Fox comedy, which has had middling ratings in its fourth season, is actually already in production on its fifth season to accommodate Zooey Deschanel’s pregnancy. As previously...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Fox’s X-Files revival will likely have more original cast members than first announced. Star David Duchovny told CBS Late Show host David Letterman on Tuesday that the sci-fi hit’s Fox reboot will include supportive clench-jawed...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Wednesday, April 1, 2015
smile
frown
Liv eats a hitman and the result is killer.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Danielle Nussbaum | Wednesday, April 1, 2015
smile
frown
Hugh Jackman has been tapped to star in and produce the biblical period drama Apostle Paul for Warner Bros. The star will join producers Matt Damon and Ben Affleck on the project, with a screenplay being penned by Matt Cook......
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jennifer Maas | Wednesday, April 1, 2015
smile
frown
Mark Wahlberg is heading back to Boston. The Massachusetts born-and-raised actor was announced as a producer of Patriots’ Day, the CBS Films-backed production about the events of the five-day manhunt for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in his role of the 2013...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Will Robinson | Wednesday, April 1, 2015
smile
frown
The Tricksters terrorize Central City, and another Reverse Flash-related plot twist.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Chancellor Agard | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Bloodline is getting a second season.  Netflix has ordered another round of the family thriller starring Kyle Chandler.  In Bloodline, when the eldest brother and black sheep of the Rayburn family returns home, he exposes the emotional demons that...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Trevor Noah was announced as The Daily Show’s new host Monday, and a day later, the Internet dug up a handful of his old tweets that inspired quite a bit of backlash. The tweets included jokes about women’s bodies and the Holocaust, resulting...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Guardians of the Galaxy director and cowriter James Gunn has announced that his script The Belco Experiment will be brought to the big screen by Australian filmmaker Greg McLean. McLean is best known for 2005’s savage serial killer movie Wolf...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Clark Collis | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
BET Network has brought on director Kevin Hooks to helm Madiba, its six-part mini-series based on books penned by South Africa’s first black president, Nelson Mandela. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the series will...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jennifer Maas | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Rodney Ascher and Tim Kirk—the director and producer, respectively, of the wonderful Shining documentary Room 237—have launched a Kickstarter campaign for a new project called Director’s Commentary: Terror of Frankenstein. How much do...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Clark Collis | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
House of Lies will return for a fifth season, Showtime announced Tuesday. “When you have a gifted acting ensemble led by Don Cheadle and smart, acerbic writing led by showrunner Matthew Carnahan you expect something special,” Showtime Executive...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dana Rose Falcone | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Plus, thoughts on 'The Last Man on Earth'
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jeff Jensen | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Adam Horovitz—who Beastie Boys fans know as Ad-Rock—is the latest grown man featured in Rookie’s “Ask a Grown Man” series, which features famous males doling out advice on topics ranging from first kisses to perpetual insecurity....
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Comedy Central is standing by its new Daily Show host. The network issued a statement Tuesday afternoon following numerous reports about South African-born comedian Trevor Noah’s history of writing tweets that many found to be...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
It really should come as no surprise that The CW is tapping the Arrow and Flash well for another spinoff. But what did shock fans was the announcement that Caity Lotz, whose Arrow character Sara Lance died earlier this season, would somehow play a role...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Furious 7 hasn’t even hit theaters yet, but that won’t stop franchise star/mastermind/family man Vin Diesel from discussing what could lie ahead for the franchise. Diesel appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! to discuss the upcoming film,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jonathon Dornbush | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Nominations were announced today for the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, and long-running soap General Hospital (ABC) is in the lead with 28 noms. The show’s potential accolades include multiple Outstanding Lead Actor and Actress nominations,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Isabella Biedenharn | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
USA! USA! FX has renewed The Americans for a fourth season. The Cold War thriller will get another 13 episodes next year, EW has learned.  FX is enthusiastic about the show’s critical acclaim, noting The Americans currently has the top...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
When George Miller finally decided to revisit the savage, post-apocalyptic wastelands of Mad Max, he envisioned a wild chase across the desert that lasts the entire movie. The latest trailer treats those cinematic delights with the reverence of David...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jeff Labrecque | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Smashing Mansons! Marilyn Manson and Smashing Pumpkins, auteurs of so much ’90s angst, will co-headline a 23-date tour this summer. The tour, appropriately titled The End Times, kicks off July 7 at Concord Pavilion in Concord, Calif., and wraps...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Madison Vain | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Ciara has been spending more and more time in the world of high fashion—check out her Instagram for pics with her Givenchy designer pal Riccardo Tisci)—and in the gorgeously understated artwork for her latest album cover, it shows. ...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Isabella Biedenharn | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Water seems to play a major role in the worldview of iLoveMakonnen, the eccentric viral rapper turned crossover pop star—thanks to the Drake-assisted version of his song “Tuesday” that made it all the way to number 12 on the Hot 100....
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Miles Raymer | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Last night’s dance couldn’t have taken me further outside of my comfort zone: An open shirt, a spray tan and the rumba… All week my team kept telling me, “make sure you don’t count the ‘Mississippis’!” I’ll...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Robert Herjavec | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Fox’s latest series, Weird Loners, brings together four eccentric characters—who are absolutely terrible at relationships—to share a single townhouse in Queens, New York. Two of the series’ stars, Zach Knighton (Happy Endings) and...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Megan Daley | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Legendary rock outfit Led Zeppelin launched a massive archival project earlier this year with a deluxe reissue of 1975’s Physical Graffi, the bonus disc of which featured a roughed-up and previously unreleased version of the band’s 1975...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Madison Vain | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
The truth is out there… in the recording studio? David Duchovny, best known for his roles on The X-Files and Californication, is testing the musical waters with his first solo album, Hell or......
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Kelly Connolly | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
It’s been approximately 20 years since Tejana singer Selena Quintanilla-Perez was murdered at gunpoint by the president of her fan club, but her family will always remember her as an vibrant, gifted and charismatic young woman. “She is always...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Isis Sauceda | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
For the fifth year in a row, Coachella will livestream the music festival for everyone who can’t make it out to the Polo Fields. You can find the livestream on Coachella’s YouTube Channel from the first day of the festival, Friday...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Madison Vain | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Marvel and Netflix’s third series together is picking up steam: Marvel has announced that Cheo Hodari Coker will serve as executive producer and showrunner of Luke Cage. Coker will write the first two episodes of the series, which is set to...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jonathon Dornbush | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
You can’t always get what you want—unless what you’ve craved for the last eight years is a Rolling Stones stadium tour in the States. The veteran rockers announced today that they’ll embark on a 15-city North American tour this summer,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Eric Renner Brown | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
After a record-setting season, the show itself must contend with the Lyon family's greatest challenge: keeping 'Empire' on the rise....
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Lynette Rice | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Marilynne Robinson announced during a reading at Columbia University Monday night that her beloved, critically acclaimed Gilead trilogy is not over yet. Alexander Chee, a visiting writer at Columbia and one of Robinson’s former students, tweeted...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Isabella Biedenharn | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Comedy Central’s roast of Justin Bieber aired Monday night, and the pop singer most likely felt some of the burns from comedians Kevin Hart, Natasha Leggero, and SNL’s Pete Davidson long after the show taped on March 14. The show also...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Megan Daley | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Lizzie Bennet is about to fight more than her feelings for Mr. Darcy in the latest interpretation of the Regency era classic. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies will battle its way to the big screen Feb. 19, Cross Creek Pictures confirmed Tuesday. In...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Keisha Hatchett | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
It’s been over a decade since Swedish writer Stieg Larsson (The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played With Fire, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest) died, but his Millennium series lives on. Larsson’s British publisher...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Isabella Biedenharn | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
My Morning Jacket just shared the second track, “Spring (Among The Living,)” from the band’s forthcoming 10-song full-length, The Waterfall, due out May 4 on ATO/Capitol Records. The band released ”Big Decisions,” another...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Madison Vain | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
The legendary pirate Jack Sparrow might be damn near invincible, but the man playing him is still very human. The hand injury that Johhny Depp suffered on the Australian set of the next Pirates of the Caribbean movie, Dead Man Tell No Tales,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Kevin P. Sullivan | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
While it might not soothe the pain from his abrupt One Direction departure last week, we now—already!—have solo music from Zayn Malik. Well, sort of. Naughty Boy, a producer who has previously collaborated with Ed Sheeran, Leona Lewis, and...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Eric Renner Brown | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
The Queen, a.k.a. Helen Mirren, showed up on Monday’s Tonight Show, where host Jimmy Fallon recognized her for doing a wonderfully posh British accent. That accent became even more classy when Fallon offered the actress a balloon filled...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Megan Daley | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
That didn’t take long: Trevor Noah, who was announced as Jon Stewart’s Daily Show successor Monday, is already facing backlash thanks to some old tweets the internet dug up Monday. The tweets in question joke about Jewish people and women,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
20 years after her death, we look back at our Aug. 18, 1995 cover story, which ran four months after the singer was killed.
From: Entertainment Weekly | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
The queens show off their golden globes.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Stephan Lee | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Tuesday morning, Ed Sheeran announced a month-long second leg to his North American tour that will kick off September 3 in Houston, Texas at BBVA Compass Stadium. The tour was added after Sheeran’s summer tour (which itself is part of his...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Madison Vain | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Netflix has a new (fake) competitor: New Zealand’s Nitflux, which has all of about 10 choices of movies and TV to stream. The parody ad touts Nitflux’s varied options, including Whale Rider, The Lord of the Rings, and season 1 of Game...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
At long last, Ben “B-Roc” Ruttner and James “JPatt” Patterson—who produce music as The Knocks—have found their sound. And not for lack of trying: “It feels like these past four years, we were trying to figure...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Madison Vain | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Based on James Patterson’s bestselling novel, CBS’s new summer series Zoo is all about the eye of the … lion? At least, that’s the takeaway from the show’s key art, which EW is premiering exclusively.  According to the poster,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Samantha Highfill | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Dominic Toretto may have found his newest foe—and she looks suspiciously like Queen Elizabeth II. In a recent interview with Yahoo, Helen Mirren expressed her interest in joining the Fast and Furious franchise’s ever-changing ensemble....
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jonathon Dornbush | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown
Ari Folman, the Israeli director who directed Waltz With Bashir, has revealed the first few test images from his animated feature film based on the life of Anne Frank. Mako’s Cinemascope blog posted some shots that illustrate the unique hybrid of traditional...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jeff Labrecque | Tuesday, March 31, 2015
smile
frown