The ‘Bridgerton’ Cast Questionnaire: Jonathan Bailey and Simone Ashley Give Us Some Kanthony Insights

S2 leads share a little bit about who they are both on- and off-screen. What do you have in common with your character? JONATHAN BAILEY: A huge love of family. What do you not have in common with your character? JB: A crippling fear of bees. What’s your favorite time of day and why? JB: Morning, when everything is fresh, zesty, and possible. SIMONE ASHLEY: … Continue reading The ‘Bridgerton’ Cast Questionnaire: Jonathan Bailey and Simone Ashley Give Us Some Kanthony Insights

Inside ‘Bridgerton’: A Day in the Life of Camera Trainee Sasha Imani

As a camera trainee supporting the entire camera crew of “Bridgerton,” Imani is perhaps one of the busiest bodies on set. Never has the phrase “it takes an army” been more applicable than with making television — especially a series like Bridgerton. There is, of course, the massive cast of both principals and background players, but perhaps more expansive is the crew, responsible for everything … Continue reading Inside ‘Bridgerton’: A Day in the Life of Camera Trainee Sasha Imani

‘Rise’: Basketball Biopic – The Antetokounmpo Brothers/Family

Wow-wee, I cannot wait to see this. It’s going to be fantastic!! ~ V Basketball fans have a new reason to cheer. Disney has just announced that we can expect the true story of a one-of-a-kind family that hailed the first trio of brothers to become NBA champions to air on Disney+ in 2022. Rise will tell the story of these brothers, Giannis and Thanasis … Continue reading ‘Rise’: Basketball Biopic – The Antetokounmpo Brothers/Family

On TV, South Asian Women Are Choosing Their Own Happiness

Why it matters that a generation of South Asian women, who are working to break cycles and challenge expectations, are seeing our experiences reflected in shows like Bridgerton, Love Is Blind, and And Just Like That… There’s a scene in the finale of Bridgerton’s second season that features its newest cast members, Kate and Edwina Sharma (Simone Ashley and Charitha Chandran), as they explore what … Continue reading On TV, South Asian Women Are Choosing Their Own Happiness

Composer Kris Bowers – Balancing multiple hit shows ‘Bridgerton,’ ‘Dear White People’ and more

Composer Kris Bowers on balancing multiple hit shows including ‘Bridgerton,’ ‘Dear White People’ and more. His compositions from the past season can also be heard in “Colin in Black and White,” “Inventing Anna,” “DMZ” and “We Own This City.” Gold Derby’s Tony Ruiz hosts this webchat. Composer Kris Bowers ~ Video via GoldDerby / Gold Derby Disclaimer: We hold no rights to any of the … Continue reading Composer Kris Bowers – Balancing multiple hit shows ‘Bridgerton,’ ‘Dear White People’ and more

DP Alasdair Walker and gaffer Scott Napier on illuminating and capturing the world of Outlander

As much as we talk about the cinematography/lighting in Outlander episodes, I am glad someone put a spotlight on it and interviewed DP Alasdair Walker and gaffer Scott Napier! ~ V Now in its sixth season, historical drama series Outlander has been pushing creative and technical boundaries once again. The time travelling adventure centres around Claire Randall, an English combat nurse, who is mysteriously transported … Continue reading DP Alasdair Walker and gaffer Scott Napier on illuminating and capturing the world of Outlander

Charlamagne Tha God x LaLa Anthony | Emerging Hollywood

This is a great interview! ~ V Charlamagne The God sits down with actress and producer La La Anthony on the latest episode of The Hollywood Reporter’s Emerging Hollywood series to discuss growing up Afro-Latina, how radio and MTV changed her life, the pressures of being in a high-profile relationship and stepping away from her marriage, and how she found success in acting. Disclaimer: We … Continue reading Charlamagne Tha God x LaLa Anthony | Emerging Hollywood

‘Sex Education’ Star Ncuti Gatwa Named Next Doctor in ‘Doctor Who’

THIS is fa-bu-lous!! I am so happy for him! ~ V Gatwa replaces Jodie Whittaker in the TARDIS. Sex Education‘s Ncuti Gatwa is to take command of the TARDIS, having been named the new Doctor in the BBC’s Doctor Who. He replaces the outgoing Timelord Jodie Whittaker, who unveiled she was leaving last year. Gatwa becomes the first Black actor to play the iconic figure. … Continue reading ‘Sex Education’ Star Ncuti Gatwa Named Next Doctor in ‘Doctor Who’

‘Bridgerton’ Making a Scene Video Series: Directing

“Bridgerton” director Tom Verica walks us through working with multiple departments to film the perfect scene. As we’ve seen throughout our Bridgerton video series, Anthony and Edwina’s wedding in the second season of the Netflix hit is a major set piece with much at stake for our main characters. “A sequence like the wedding is a huge undertaking,” says Tom Verica, the director of episode … Continue reading ‘Bridgerton’ Making a Scene Video Series: Directing

Blacklanderz®Convos! Outlander S6 Epi8 – I Am Not Alone

Blacklanderz®Convos! Outlander S6 Epi8 (Season Finale) – I Am Not Alone Written by Luke Schelhaas  | Directed by Jamie Payne This conversation is between Blacklanderz® Jess L(JL), Margot and Jess H (JH). Arranged and edited by Vida. [V: Whispers, we had a lot to say with this episode. So, you might want stop here, get a snack and a drink before you start.] JL: I … Continue reading Blacklanderz®Convos! Outlander S6 Epi8 – I Am Not Alone

The World of ‘Bridgerton’ Video Series: The Women of ‘Bridgerton’

Cast members celebrate the revolutionary depiction of women in the Regency world of “Bridgerton.” The world of Bridgerton is full of complex, brilliant, and dynamic women. It’s a Shondaland series — what else would you expect? In this video, the cast celebrates the multilayered female representation and feminist themes throughout season two via exclusive behind-the-scenes interviews with Simone Ashley, Charithra Chandran, Nicola Coughlan, Claudia Jessie, … Continue reading The World of ‘Bridgerton’ Video Series: The Women of ‘Bridgerton’

The World of ‘Bridgerton’ Video Series: Making It in the Ton

The “Bridgerton” cast explains what it takes to survive and thrive in the ton, and how well they might fare should they find themselves among high society. In the world of Shondaland’s hit Netflix series Bridgerton, mixing and mingling amid the ton is the only way to see and be seen in high society — which isn’t as easy as it may sound. Members of … Continue reading The World of ‘Bridgerton’ Video Series: Making It in the Ton

‘The Wheel Of Time’: Ayoola Smart Joins S2 In Recurring Role

Ayoola Smart, who has featured in Killing Eve, is joining the cast of Amazon’s The Wheel of Time. Smart, who played Audrey in season three of the BBC America series, will play Aviendha, a Wise One of the Nine Valleys sept of the Taardad Aiel and one of the three lovers of Rand al’Thor. She is the latest actor to join the series’ second season … Continue reading ‘The Wheel Of Time’: Ayoola Smart Joins S2 In Recurring Role