Emily Yahr
Washington, D.C.
Style reporter covering pop culture and entertainment
Education: University of Maryland, BA in journalism
Emily Yahr is an entertainment reporter for the Style section. She joined The Washington Post in May 2008, a week before she graduated from the University of Maryland, and worked on Lisa de Moraes's TV Column and blog. She has previously written for the Boston Globe, USA Today, the Lexington (Ky.) Herald-Leader and the American Journalism Review.
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Pop Culture
TLC has canceled the Duggars again, but that doesn’t mean people can count them out for good
Josh Duggar’s molestation accusations led to the Duggar family’s first show being canceled, and TLC just scrapped the spin-off after his arrest on child pornography possession charges.
Jul 30, 2021
Gigi Hadid and Blake Lively are just two of the celebrities who have asked paparazzi to please leave their children alone.
Jul 29, 2021
Pop Culture
‘Sharknado’ is back — in a Shark Week special that wants to prove sharks aren’t ‘crazed lunatic man-killers’
Think "Sharknado" disappeared after six movies? Guess again: Discovery's Shark Week is bringing it back.
Jul 12, 2021
Pop Culture
July 4 fireworks live stream and on TV: What time to watch and who has the best lineup
Here's where you can watch the fireworks if you have no interest in leaving your couch on July 4.
Jul 4, 2021
Trisha Yearwood's gender-swapped Opry moment and Miley Cyrus's Nashville Pride concert seemed like historic moments in Music City.
Jun 30, 2021
Pop Culture
BET Awards: 10 things to know, from the DMX tribute to Queen Latifah’s speech to Maxine Waters’s cameo
The BET Awards featured a powerful tribute to the late rapper DMX and an emotional speech from Queen Latifah, who received the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Jun 28, 2021
After Britney Spears's explosive testimony, Justin Timberlake, Perez Hilton and Us Weekly tweeted support. Fans had a lot to say in response.
Jun 24, 2021
As Conan O'Brien's late-night run comes to an end, 30 of his writers, producers and funniest celebrity guests told us their favorite memories over the years.
Jun 23, 2021
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Secrets from the ‘Bachelor’ franchise are spilling out, and they could change the show’s future
Rachel Lindsay's cover story for New York Magazine detailed what it was really like behind the scenes as the show's first Black lead.
Jun 22, 2021
Pop Culture
After that violent scene in ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ finale, where does the show go from here?
"The Handmaid's Tale" Season 4 finale depicted one brutal scene, as Elisabeth Moss's character made a critical decision.
Jun 16, 2021
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About Emily Yahr
Emily Yahr is an entertainment reporter for the Style section. She joined The Washington Post in May 2008, a week before she graduated from the University of Maryland, and worked on Lisa de Moraes's TV Column and blog. She has previously written for the Boston Globe, USA Today, the Lexington (Ky.) Herald-Leader and the American Journalism Review.
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