Some of the hottest buzz out of Cannes has been for the trailer for “Foxcatcher,” starring Steve Carrell and Channing Tatum. I have particularly enjoyed Tatum’s rise over the last several years, because after being one of the few people to see “A Guide To Recognizing Your Saints,” I was convinced that there was something more to him than simply bland good looks. Which brings us to our question of the day: Which artist did you feel like you discovered before everyone else? And what was the performance, book or song that made you think they were something special?

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks during the leadership forum at the National Rifle Association's annual convention Friday, April 25, 2014 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks during the leadership forum at the National Rifle Association’s annual convention Friday, April 25, 2014 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

-”Game of Thrones” borrows from Samuel Beckett.

-Jezebel founder Anna Holmes is headed to the digital arm of cable network Fusion.

-Bae Doona on what it is like to be lonely in Hollywood.

-Sandra Bullock and Martin Baron give commencement speeches.

-I have no idea if NBC can make a miniseries work, but anything that gets Lisa Cholodenko directing more is a good thing.

-Bobby Jindal is coming to “Duck Dynasty.”

-Wired ranks the most important dystopias.

-The cost of your cable could increase.

-Alfonso Cuarón is going to direct the new Harry Potter movie.

-”Foxcatcher” looks great, and extremely grim:

Alyssa Rosenberg blogs about pop culture for The Washington Post's Opinions section.