Inside Rege-Jean Page’s ‘Bridgerton’ Departure

The breakout star from Netflix’s first Shonda Rhimes drama had a one-year deal and, sources say, turned down an opportunity to return in season two. Netflix’s Bridgerton sent shockwaves through its seemingly large fan base last week with the formal announcement that leading man Regé-Jean Page would not return for the second season of the Shondaland drama.Page originally signed on to the Regency England-set series … Continue reading Inside Rege-Jean Page’s ‘Bridgerton’ Departure

Amend: The Fight for America | Official Trailer | Netflix

This is a good historical documentary about the 14th Amendment in six parts!! ~ V Synopsis When the United States of America was founded, the ideals of freedom and equality did not apply to all people. An exploration of the Fourteenth Amendment as the most enduring hallmark of democracy in the United States; with Mahershala Ali, Diane Lane, Samuel L. Jackson, Pedro Pascal, Yara Shahidi, … Continue reading Amend: The Fight for America | Official Trailer | Netflix

‘Falcon and the Winter Soldier’ Uncovers Marvel’s Original Sin

This article captures what I love about some of the Marvel stories and why I was excited for The Falcon and The Winter Soldier to come out. First, it’s the placement in the title. Although it is about both Sam and Bucky, The Falcon comes first. To me, that means a focus will be on the Falcon and his development throughout the season. Then, you … Continue reading ‘Falcon and the Winter Soldier’ Uncovers Marvel’s Original Sin

‘Coming 2 America’ Scores Big Debut on Amazon, Nielsen Says

Once again, this proves to Hollywood . . . If you make it, we will watch! ~ V The sequel to 1988’s Coming to America leads Nielsen’s streaming rankings for the week of March 1-7 with 1.41 billion minutes of viewing time — making it one of the most watched films to debut on a streaming service in the six months Nielsen has been releasing … Continue reading ‘Coming 2 America’ Scores Big Debut on Amazon, Nielsen Says

‘The 1619 Project’ Docuseries to Debut on Hulu, Roger Ross Williams to Produce

Whoa, this is fantastic! Finally, people who did not learn about this history, in school/at home or do not understand the lasting impacts of slavery, can learn it now. ~ V The series is the first screen project based on materials from The New York Times Magazine and Nikole Hannah-Jones’ Pulitzer Prize-winning piece that examines the impact of slavery on American history. Hulu has landed … Continue reading ‘The 1619 Project’ Docuseries to Debut on Hulu, Roger Ross Williams to Produce

Taye Diggs, Morris Chestnut and More to Star in ‘The Best Man: Final Chapters’ on Peacock

Another one I can’t wait to watch! ~ V Peacock is bringing back The Best Man with a new spinoff series, The Best Man: Final Chapters. The 10-episode limited series, which comes from Malcolm D. Lee and Dayna Lynne North, will reunite the cast of the original films, including Morris Chestnut, Melissa De Sousa, Taye Diggs, Regina Hall, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Nia Long and Harold Perrineau. … Continue reading Taye Diggs, Morris Chestnut and More to Star in ‘The Best Man: Final Chapters’ on Peacock

Concrete Cowboy | Official Trailer | Netflix

Can’t wait to watch this! ~ V Synopsis: While spending the summer in North Philadelphia, a troubled teen (Caleb McLaughlin) is caught between a life of crime and his estranged father’s (Idris Elba) vibrant urban-cowboy subculture. Based on the novel ‘Ghetto Cowboy’ by G.Neri, Concrete Cowboy is directed by Ricky Staub and co-stars Jharrel Jerome, Byron Bowers, Lorraine Toussaint and Clifford “Method Man” Smith. On … Continue reading Concrete Cowboy | Official Trailer | Netflix

A Discovery of Witches S2: VFX Breakdown

This is fantastic. I was wondering how they created most scenes, especially the city! ~ V Client: Bad Wolf Productions and Sky Studios VFX Supervisor: Grant Hewlett Executive Producer: Nick Drew VFX Producer: Siubhan Smith Line Producer: Jessica Phillips CG Supervisor: Ross Gilbert Comp Supervisor: Ivelina Dobreva & Howard Jones Source   Disclaimer: We hold no rights to any of the pictures. No copyright infringement … Continue reading A Discovery of Witches S2: VFX Breakdown

A Court of Thorns and Roses is coming to TV courtesy of Outlander showrunner Ron Moore

Ooh-wee, from the description and with Ron Moore on board, this should be good. Must read the first book before they get started!! ~ V If you combined the epic romance of Outlander with the fantasy politics of Battlestar Galactica, you’d get something like Sarah J. Maas’ best-selling A Court of Thorns and Roses series. It’s fitting, then, that Outlander and Battlestar Galactica showrunner Ron … Continue reading A Court of Thorns and Roses is coming to TV courtesy of Outlander showrunner Ron Moore

Naomie Harris Joins Chiwetel Ejiofor in Showtime’s ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’ Series

Naomie Harris and Jimmi Simpson have signed on to star opposite Chiwetel Ejiofor in Showtime’s series adaptation of “The Man Who Fell to Earth.” URweb previously reported, the project had been in development at Paramount+ but will begin production later this year for Showtime. The series is based on the 1963 novel by author Walter Tevis. The book spawned the 1976 film starring David Bowie. … Continue reading Naomie Harris Joins Chiwetel Ejiofor in Showtime’s ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’ Series