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Lucille Barilla

Lucille Barilla joined the Showbiz Cheat Sheet team in 2021, but she’s been covering news in the entertainment industry for more than 30 years. She specializes in the British royal family, providing an inside look at lives of King Charles III, Camilla Parker Bowles, Kate Middleton, and more. Lucille loves all things entertainment, including music. She covers artists such as Paul McCartney, The Monkees, and Elvis Presley. On the reality TV side, Lucille is an expert on Jersey Shore and Dancing with the Stars.

Lucille holds a bachelor of arts in journalism from Brooklyn College. She has been the editor of more than a dozen print publications — including thousands of articles — throughout her career, including becoming the editor of Daytime TV Magazine at just 22. She has published bylines in Monsters and Critics, Screen Rant, The Inquisitr, Entertainment Daily, and She Knows. See more from Lucille Barilla on her Muck Rack profile.

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David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry, Lisa Kudrow, and Matt LeBlanc pose for a 'Friends' promotional photo.

‘Friends’: The One Where a Former 1970s Teen Idol Directed

Many talented directors stood behind the camera to direct the cast of Friends throughout the series’ 10-season run. However, did you know that former 1970s teen idol Robby Benson helmed half a dozen episodes? Robby Benson directed some of ‘Friends’ early episodes Robby Benson was a wildly popular teen idol in the 1970s. In seasons …