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Meredith Goldstein

Goldstein is an entertainment reporter and advice columnist for The Boston Globe and Boston.com. Her advice column Love Letters runs daily on Boston.com and appears in The Boston Globe on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. The Names column, which Goldstein writes with Mark Shanahan, runs Monday through Friday and every Sunday in the paper. She welcomes letters from the lovelorn -- and all tips about celebrities spotted around Boston.

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R.I. fans cheer Viola Davis’s Oscar win

By , Globe Staff

Many at an Academy Awards celebration in Providence were moved to tears by Davis’s emotional acceptance speech.

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Viola Davis attends Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards before the Oscars

By , Globe Staff

Oscar nominee Viola Davis supported actress Aja Naomi King at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards this week.

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Ben Affleck welcomes new director to ‘The Batman’

By , Globe Staff

One tweet has made it clear that Ben Affleck is committed to the project.

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The predecessor to ‘La La Land’ was set in Boston — and a lot more diverse

By , Globe Staff

Desiree Garcia said Damien Chazelle’s “La La Land” cast says more about what it takes to get a movie financed in Hollywood than the intentions of the director.