Harry and Meghan Netflix series ‘Behind Closed Doors’

Ooh-wee, I can’t wait to watch this. And, I ‘luvbs’ the use of black and white film!! ~ V A trailer for Prince Harry and Meghan’s Netflix documentary has been released, offering a first glimpse at what the couple say is the inside story of why they stepped down from royal duties. No one sees what’s happening behind closed doors. ~ Prince Harry “When the … Continue reading Harry and Meghan Netflix series ‘Behind Closed Doors’

Building KALEIDOSCOPE | A Non-Linear Streaming Experience | Netflix

“Non-linear Streaming Experience?” Hmmmm, okay. This should be interesting viewing. I just hope my brain can take it and my head doesn’t explode!!  ~ V Building KALEIDOSCOPE | A Non-Linear Streaming Experience | Netflix ~ Video via Synopsis: Get your first look at KALEIDOSCOPE, starring Giancarlo Esposito, Paz Vega and Tati Gabrielle. The new heist series is told through a unique streaming experience, where viewers will … Continue reading Building KALEIDOSCOPE | A Non-Linear Streaming Experience | Netflix

The Crown’s Elizabeth Debicki Revisits Princess Diana’s Most Memorable Looks | Life in Looks

She nails Diana’s voice! And I ‘luvbs’ Elizabeth’s favorite Daiana look. ~ V The Crown’s Elizabeth Debicki Revisits Princess Diana’s Most Memorable Looks ~ Video via British Vogue Synopsis: British Vogue presents Princess Diana’s Life in Looks with The Crown star, Elizabeth Debicki. Ahead of the release of Netflix’s The Crown Season 5, Elizabeth Debicki takes Vogue through Princess Diana’s 20 most memorable looks, from … Continue reading The Crown’s Elizabeth Debicki Revisits Princess Diana’s Most Memorable Looks | Life in Looks

Tyler Perry Is at His Most Serious—and His Best—With ‘A Jazzman’s Blues’

I watched it. And, I have to admit, it probably is his best work. ~V Hollywood multihyphenate Tyler Perry recently described the process of making his new Netflix drama A Jazzman’s Blues, a film he wrote over two decades ago, as “the first time [he’s] really enjoyed making a movie.” This admission is a bit puzzling from a filmmaker hellbent on unleashing his often egregiously … Continue reading Tyler Perry Is at His Most Serious—and His Best—With ‘A Jazzman’s Blues’

Heart of Stone | First Look

Wow, this looks intriguing! ~ V Heart of Stone | First Look ~ Video via Netflix Synopsis: Gal Gadot, Jamie Dornan, and Alia Bhatt invite you along for the ride on their new film Heart of Stone, the action spy thriller coming to Netflix in 2023. Tom Harper’s Heart of Stone also stars Matthias Schweighöfer, Sophie Okonedo, Jing Lusi, Paul Ready, Archie Madekwe, Helga Kristín … Continue reading Heart of Stone | First Look

Love in the Villa Trailer | Netflix

I ‘luvbs’ me some Italy, Kat Graham and Tom Hopper. So, THIS is definitely a must watch for me! ~V Love in the Villa ~ Video via Netflix Synopsis: A young woman (Kat Graham) takes a trip to romantic Verona, Italy, after a break up, only to find that the villa she reserved was double-booked, and she’ll have to share her vacation with a cynical … Continue reading Love in the Villa Trailer | Netflix

A Jazzman’s Blues Trailer | Netflix

Admittedly, I am not a huge fan of most of Tyler Perry’s work. However, I have mad respect for how he built his brand and bought his studio, as well as how he opens doors for Black and Brown people in the industry. He wrote this movie almost 30 years ago and it looks and feels differently than any of his other work. And, Terence … Continue reading A Jazzman’s Blues Trailer | Netflix

END OF THE ROAD | Official Trailer

Have to admit that this looks like a good one!! ~ V End of Road Official Trailer ~ Video via Netflix Synopsis: Queen Latifah and Chris Bridges star in this road trip thriller about a mom of two kids who relocates across the country with her kids and brother. The family’s move to the southland is thrown into complete chaos when they witness a murder … Continue reading END OF THE ROAD | Official Trailer

‘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

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

Bridgerton S2 Explores the Grief of Losing a Parental Figure as a Young Adult

This is an excellent article! ~ V Anthony Bridgerton experienced the death of his father early on in life, and the new season explores the complexities of — and healing from — that loss and grief. Season Two of “Bridgerton” has stark differences from the first: different Bridgerton protagonist, more South Asian representation and less sex, to name a few. But it also surfaces a … Continue reading Bridgerton S2 Explores the Grief of Losing a Parental Figure as a Young Adult

Your Guide to the Vocabulary of ‘Bridgerton,’ from Pall-mall to Promenade

The show’s historian, Hannah Greig, teaches us Regency 101 — including how to spot a rake in the wild. Season two of Bridgerton premiered on March 25, and fans returned to the world of 1814 Mayfair to see watch another happy ending play out, amid matchmaking attempts and plenty of scandal. Inspired by Julia Quinn’s novels of the same name, the show is set in the Regency … Continue reading Your Guide to the Vocabulary of ‘Bridgerton,’ from Pall-mall to Promenade

Simone Ashley: ‘Bridgerton is empowering women of colour’

Simone Ashley, who plays the fiercely independent Kate Sharma in the new season of Bridgerton, found a lot to relate to in her character – a young woman who doesn’t have time for love and who struggles when she’s confronted with it. “I’m still on that same journey, learning that balance between being serious and brave and headstrong and heartstrong, but also sharing space and … Continue reading Simone Ashley: ‘Bridgerton is empowering women of colour’

Kate Sharma Was Exactly What ‘Bridgerton’ Needed

The series’ latest heroine, played by Simone Ashley, takes the show a step beyond what it was in Season 1. Bridgerton recently made its triumphant return for a second season and with it plenty of new characters to keep things interesting. Even among faces both new and old, Kate Sharma (Simone Ashley) stands out starkly. Kate is introduced along with her sister, Edwina (Charithra Chandran), … Continue reading Kate Sharma Was Exactly What ‘Bridgerton’ Needed