THE WITCHER – Henry Cavill is Geralt of Rivia in Netflix’s Fantasy Series

Can’t wait to watch this! Synopsis: ~ via FilmBook The Witcher‘s plot synopsis: based on the book series by Andrzej Sapkowski, “Based on the best-selling fantasy series, The Witcher is an epic tale of fate and family. Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts. But when destiny hurtles him … Continue reading THE WITCHER – Henry Cavill is Geralt of Rivia in Netflix’s Fantasy Series

Outlander star Sophie Skelton explains why Brianna slapped Jamie in S4

During the season 4 episode of the Starz drama dubbed “The Deep Heart’s Core,” an extremely angry Brianna (Sophie Skelton) whacked her father Jamie (Sam Heughan) across the face after learning he mistakenly beat up Roger (Richard Rankin) instead of the man who actually raped her (Stephen Bonnet, played by Ed Speleers). Bree couldn’t contain her rage — a surprise turn of events, since the … Continue reading Outlander star Sophie Skelton explains why Brianna slapped Jamie in S4

“Universal Was Not Afraid”: Spike Lee Reflects on the Fearmongering That First Met ‘Do the Right Thing’

I cannot believe this movie is 30-years-old and we are STILL dealing with this crap today! ~ Vida As the racial drama turns 30 this year, the team behind the groundbreaking $6.5 million film looks back at the turbulent debate over its divisiveness and the rejected ending that Paramount executives had sought: “I said, ‘Hell, no f***ing way.’” Universal is pulling out all the stops … Continue reading “Universal Was Not Afraid”: Spike Lee Reflects on the Fearmongering That First Met ‘Do the Right Thing’

‘You Don’t Own Me,’ A Feminist Anthem With Civil Rights Roots, Is All About Empathy

This story is part of American Anthem, a yearlong series on songs that rouse, unite, celebrate and call to action. Find more at NPR.org/Anthem. There’s a certain kind of song you just want to crank up after a bad breakup or a rough day at work. In 1963, a young singer renowned for a hit about getting ditched at a party unleashed just such an … Continue reading ‘You Don’t Own Me,’ A Feminist Anthem With Civil Rights Roots, Is All About Empathy

Terry Dresbach On Creating The Look of ‘Outlander’

I’ve loved every costume Terry, Nina and crew have made thus far for the show, especially S4. They deserve all the awards in the world. ~ Vida For over four years, costume designer Terry Dresbach has created the costumes for the cast of Outlander. Time-travel, continents and centuries meant Dresbach was always planning ahead. It also meant she had to be a huge fan of the books … Continue reading Terry Dresbach On Creating The Look of ‘Outlander’

Outlander: How David Berry found ‘closure’ with Sophie Skelton at the end of S4

Yes, you read the title correctly. David Berry decided to find closure for Grey his own way . . . When Brianna reunited with Roger in the season 4 finale of Outlander, fans didn’t get to see Lord John Grey’s reaction and how his services as a fill-in husband were no longer needed. So actor David Berry, who plays Grey, decided to seek a little … Continue reading Outlander: How David Berry found ‘closure’ with Sophie Skelton at the end of S4

Outlander’s Sophie Skelton Talks Brianna Being Misunderstood and Forgiving Jamie

The Droughtlander continues while the cast and crew film season five of Outlander in Scotland, which will be based on Diana Gabaldon’s The Fiery Cross. But they did take a break from filming for Sam Heughan (Jamie), Caitriona Balfe (Claire), Sophie Skelton (Brianna), Richard Rankin (Roger), executive producer Maril Davis, executive producer/writer Toni Graphia and production designer Jon Gary Steele to attend Starz’s FYC event in Century City, Calif., to promote season four of Outlander for the current … Continue reading Outlander’s Sophie Skelton Talks Brianna Being Misunderstood and Forgiving Jamie

Crosswalk the Musical in Paris – Les Misérables

This is the funniest thing I’ve seen in a long time. ~ Vida James Corden takes his theater company across The English Channel to Paris for a very special edition of Crosswalk the Musical. James and the gang grab their flags for a performance of Les Misérables set in an actual crosswalk with the iconic Arc de Triomphe as their backdrop. ~ Video via The … Continue reading Crosswalk the Musical in Paris – Les Misérables

‘Pose’ Producer Janet Mock Signs Groundbreaking Overall Deal With Netflix

The agreement makes Mock the first out transgender creator to sign such a pact with a major media company. Netflix has signed Janet Mock to an overall deal, marking the first such pact between an openly transgender creator and a major media company. Mock, a writer, director and producer on FX’s Pose and human rights activist, has inked a three-year deal with Netflix that will … Continue reading ‘Pose’ Producer Janet Mock Signs Groundbreaking Overall Deal With Netflix