Halle Berry Comes Out Swinging in Trailer for Directorial Debut ‘Bruised’

This looks like it might be a good one!! ~ V The mixed martial arts drama, which stars the Academy Award winner as a disgraced fighter whose redemption takes an unexpected turn, will release in theaters and on Netflix this November. Netflix released the first trailer for Halle Berry’s upcoming directorial debut Bruised on Thursday. Written by Michelle Rosenfarb and produced by, among others, Basil … Continue reading Halle Berry Comes Out Swinging in Trailer for Directorial Debut ‘Bruised’

The Harder They Fall | Official Trailer

O-M-G, I can’t wait ’til this to come out!! Go ‘head, Netflix. ~ V #ThisFallWeRide Synopsis: Gunning for revenge, outlaw Nat Love saddles up with his gang to take down enemy Rufus Buck, a ruthless crime boss who just got sprung from prison. This ain’t your grandaddy’s Western! Check out Jonathan Majors, Idris Elba, Zazie Beetz, Regina King, Delroy Lindo, LaKeith Stanfield, RJ Cyler, Edi … Continue reading The Harder They Fall | Official Trailer

The Sandman | First Look | Netflix

Netflix ain’t playin’! This looks like it is going to be a good one. And, I cannot wait to see Jon Gary Steele’s production designs!! ~ V The Lord of Dreams has been summoned, and captured, by mortal men. Once free from his captivity, this eternal ruler of Dreams will realize that his troubles are only just beginning. The Sandman First Look | Netflix – … Continue reading The Sandman | First Look | Netflix

‘Bridgerton’ S2 First Look Introduces New Character Kate Sharma

Whoo-hoo, I cannot wait!!! ~ V “Bridgerton” fans may not have Regé-Jean Page (aka Simon, the Duke of Hastings) to drool over, but Netflix is promising that they’ll be swept off their feet in Season 2— this time, by a romance between Anthony Bridgerton (Jonathan Bailey) and Kate Sharma (Simone Ashley). The “Sex Education” star and Bailey promised during a Tudum panel that, in spite of all … Continue reading ‘Bridgerton’ S2 First Look Introduces New Character Kate Sharma

Tessa Thompson and Ruth Negga’s Racial-Identity Movie ‘Passing’ and Why Rebecca Hall Was the “Perfect Person” to Direct

Yesterday I posted about the upcoming coming movie, Passing, that explores Blacks passing for white in 1920 New York!! Some may wonder why Rebecca Hall is the perfect person to direct this film. Well . . . . It is because she is also passing, or ‘presents as white’!~V I don’t have any experience of being a Black person in America. I don’t know what … Continue reading Tessa Thompson and Ruth Negga’s Racial-Identity Movie ‘Passing’ and Why Rebecca Hall Was the “Perfect Person” to Direct

Passing | Official Trailer | Netflix

Before you question this . . . YES, it did happen and still does . . . Blacks passing! I can’t wait to see this!!! ~V Synopsis: Adapted from the celebrated 1929 novel of the same name by Nella Larsen, PASSING tells the story of two Black women, Irene Redfield (Tessa Thompson) and Clare Kendry (Academy Award nominee Ruth Negga), who can “pass” as white … Continue reading Passing | Official Trailer | Netflix

Stephen Curry to Produce Adaptation of ‘Black Brother, Black Brother’ for Netflix

Jewell Parker Rhodes’ young adult sports novel was a part of Curry’s Underrated Book Club. Stephen Curry and Erick Peyton’s Unanimous Media will team with Netflix for a feature adaption of Jewell Parker Rhodes’ YA sports novel Black Brother, Black Brother. The story, according to the film’s synopsis, follows: 12-year-old Donte, who wishes he were more like his popular, lighter-skinned brother, Trey. After being framed … Continue reading Stephen Curry to Produce Adaptation of ‘Black Brother, Black Brother’ for Netflix

Regé-Jean Page: ‘The reason you think history is white is because you’ve been lied to’

In case you and 82 million others have forgotten how we spent last year’s festive break, a one-word reminder: Bridgerton. As Netflix crowns the Regency romp its most-watched series, Netflixbows to Netflix, the man behind its dashing Duke Of Hastings, who rises next to meet the Russo brothers in the streamer’s biggest-budget blockbuster yet He tells me a story, which his publicist later sends a … Continue reading Regé-Jean Page: ‘The reason you think history is white is because you’ve been lied to’

RED NOTICE | Official Teaser | Netflix

Now, THIS looks like it’s going to be a fun ride!!! ~ V Synopsis: An Interpol-issued Red Notice is a global alert to hunt and capture the world’s most wanted. But when a daring heist brings together the FBI’s top profiler (Johnson) and two rival criminals (Gadot, Reynolds), there’s no telling what will happen. RED NOTICE | Official Teaser | Netflix ~ Video via Netflix … Continue reading RED NOTICE | Official Teaser | Netflix

The Formidable Charm of Omar Sy

How the star of “Lupin” pulled off his greatest confidence trick. Sy is the artistic producer, the headliner, and the unmistakable raison d’être of Netflix’s hit show “Lupin.” Omar Sy was sure he saw Jesus. He had just dropped his children off at school and was driving home on Sunset Boulevard when he spotted a man with flowing hair and a long beard, dressed in … Continue reading The Formidable Charm of Omar Sy