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Designing Woman Julia Haart, the star of My Unorthodox Life, discusses how she rebuilt her life starting at age 41

Oedipus Complex Inside the mind of Thomas Gilbert Jr., the Upper East Side golden boy who killed his own father

Billy Howle
Alongside The Crown’s Josh O’Connor and Normal People’s Paul Mescal, the actor leads a new generation of self-made stars

I Want My MTV! On the 40th anniversary of the music-television channel, one of its co-founders remembers the songs that started it all

Gold Standards Yachts, mansions, Qianlong-dynasty vases … Does anyone live quite as lavishly as these Hong Kong actresses?

Donald Trump, Wedding Crasher We can only imagine how brides react to seeing him at Mar-a-Lago

Opera Pick of the Week Streaming one night only, a new production of Tristan und Isolde from Munich’s Bayerische Staatsoper with dream cast Jonas Kaufmann and Anja Harteros

July 30, 2021

It’s Complicated The revolutionary filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl won the hearts of everyone from Andy Warhol and Mick Jagger to Joseph Goebbels and Roger Ailes

July 28, 2021

WASP’s Nest Terrified by the distinctly WASP-ish hell of lacking a life’s purpose, Cold War columnist Joe Alsop created a setting for his self-protective, civic-humanist fantasy

July 28, 2021

Short List What to read in the coming weeks, from memoirs exploring masculinity and the cutthroat world of ballet to a look at the history and future of motion

July 28, 2021

The Kids Were Alright A new documentary explores the gritty intersection of skateboarding and hip-hop in 90s New York

July 28, 2021

Safe Mode The authors of a new book on the history of quarantines think they’re here to stay

What If … WeWork’s flamed-out founder, Adam Neumann, were made head of the World Bank?