John Ridley’s ‘Other History of the DC Universe’ to Launch With Focus on Black Lightning

DC comics has an illustrious history be it the origins of the son of Krypton who grows up to become one of Earth's greatest heroes or a boy orphaned in Gotham who becomes a dark knight. The tribulations, victories, legacies and epic battles of these characters have molded what many know as the DC universe. … Continue reading John Ridley’s ‘Other History of the DC Universe’ to Launch With Focus on Black Lightning

Michael B. Jordan to Produce and Star in ‘The Silver Bear’

Michael B. Jordan is to star and produce in a film titled, The Silver Bear. The film is an adaptation of a novel written by author, screenwriter, and producer Derek Haas who co-wrote 3:10 to Yuma, Wanted, and The Double starring Topher Grace and Richard Gere. The novel explores the story of an anti-hero who becomes the most … Continue reading Michael B. Jordan to Produce and Star in ‘The Silver Bear’

Sanaa Lathan to Appear in Season 1 of ‘The Twilight Zone’

Sanaa Lathan will be joining Jordan Peele in the first season of The Twilight Zone. The actress is set to star in an episode titled "Rewind", with the writer, director, and comedian Jordan Peele joining on as a host and narrator. Having announced a revival of the series last year, the show is said to be a reimagining … Continue reading Sanaa Lathan to Appear in Season 1 of ‘The Twilight Zone’

Issa Rae to Star in Rom-Com ‘American Princess’; Directed by Stella Meghie

Issa Rae is set to star in a romantic comedy titled, American Princess. The project has Everything, Everything director Stella Meghie attached to it. Meghie's debut film Jean of the Joneses, garnered a nomination from the Independent Spirit Awards. American Princess will be produced by Paul Feig (Bridesmaids, Ghostbusters), Brendan O'Brien, and Jessie Henderson. The Golden Globe nominee is set … Continue reading Issa Rae to Star in Rom-Com ‘American Princess’; Directed by Stella Meghie

Jodie Whittaker’s ‘Doctor Who’ Debut Sets Record Averaging 8.2 Million Viewers; New Guest Stars Announced

Doctor Who kicked off with a bang, with Jodie Whittaker's turn as the time lord debuting with an average of 8.2 million viewers and a peak of 9 million viewers. The thirteenth doctor started the new season surpassing BBC's best new drama launch for a decade by the BBC drama Bodyguard starring Richard Madden earlier this year … Continue reading Jodie Whittaker’s ‘Doctor Who’ Debut Sets Record Averaging 8.2 Million Viewers; New Guest Stars Announced

Original Turkish Superhero/Fantasy Series ‘The Protector’ Coming to Netflix

Netflix has released footage for its first and all-new original Turkish series titled, The Protector. Described as a superhero fantasy, the series explores: "the epic adventure of Hakan, a young shopkeeper whose modern world gets turned upside down when he learns he's connected to a secret, ancient order, tasked with protecting Istanbul". Starring Cagatay Ulusoy, Ayca Aysin … Continue reading Original Turkish Superhero/Fantasy Series ‘The Protector’ Coming to Netflix

‘Night School’ Topped Domestic Box Office With $28M

Night School starring Tiffany Haddish and Kevin Hart has topped the domestic box office with $28 million. This total comes from an accumulation of 3,010 locations. The comedy "follows a group of misfits who are forced to attend adult classes in the longshot chance they’ll pass the GED exam" and also stars Rob Riggle, Taran Killam and … Continue reading ‘Night School’ Topped Domestic Box Office With $28M

Djimon Hounsou to Play One of the Bosleys in Sony’s ‘Charlie’s Angels’ Reboot

Actor Djimon Hounsou is set to join Sony's Charlie's Angels reboot. Hounsou is set to portray one of the film's multiple Bosleys a role which was portrayed by Bill Murray in the 2000 film and later by Bernie Mac in the sequel Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle.  Hounsou joins Kirsten Stewart, Naomi Scott, Ella Balinska, Elizabeth … Continue reading Djimon Hounsou to Play One of the Bosleys in Sony’s ‘Charlie’s Angels’ Reboot

Zoe Kravitz to Star in ‘High Fidelity’ Series for Disney’s Streaming Service

Zoe Kravitz is set to play the lead in a series adaptation of the 2000 film High Fidelity.  Written for streaming by Veronica West and Sarah Kucserka, the writers are set to be executive producers of the project alongside  Josh Appelbaum, Andre Nemec, Jeff Pinkner, Scott Rosenberg and ABC Signature Studios. The series, which has an order … Continue reading Zoe Kravitz to Star in ‘High Fidelity’ Series for Disney’s Streaming Service