Little Richard Documentary Commissioned by CNN Films, HBO Max

I ‘luvbs” me some Little Richard! ~ V Wop bop a loo bop a lop bom bom! CNN Films and HBO Max have commissioned a documentary feature on the late rock icon Little Richard. ‘Little Richard: I Am Everything’ is set to be directed by Lisa Cortés and produced by Dee Rees. The film, currently titled Little Richard: I Am Everything, is set to chart … Continue reading Little Richard Documentary Commissioned by CNN Films, HBO Max

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Cements His Place on Hollywood’s New A-List

Fresh off his Emmy win for ‘Watchmen,’ the magnetic actor has a string of high-profile roles lined up, including ‘Candyman,’ ‘Aquaman II’ and ‘Matrix 4’: I looked up and there was Keanu, and I said, ‘Oh s***, I’m really in the Matrix.’ ~ Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Back in May 2018, Damon Lindelof was watching an episode of Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale with his wife when … Continue reading Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Cements His Place on Hollywood’s New A-List

HBO Max Orders Issa Rae Comedy Series ‘Rap Sh*t’

The show will follow two estranged high school friends from Miami who reunite to form a rap group. Insecure may be ending but Issa Rae is already setting up her next comedy series.HBO Max has doled out an eight-episode order to a new half-hour series from her that’s tentatively titled Rap Sh*t. The show will follow two estranged high school friends from Miami who reunite to … Continue reading HBO Max Orders Issa Rae Comedy Series ‘Rap Sh*t’

Will Smith Announces ‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Reunion’ Premiere Date, Trailer Release

“The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Reunion” will premiere next week on HBO Max, Will Smith told fans Friday, also announcing the release of the trailer for the special, which brings the Banks family back together 30 years after the sitcom’s debut. The reunion special will debut Thursday, Nov. 19, on WarnerMedia’s HBO Max, the exclusive U.S. subscription VOD home of the six seasons of the … Continue reading Will Smith Announces ‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Reunion’ Premiere Date, Trailer Release