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Disney Releases Extended TV Spot for ‘The Lion King’

Disney’s The Lion King has released an extended TV spot featuring the voices of Donald Glover (Simba) and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter (Nala), performing the iconic song, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight”. Check out the TV spot below: Disney’s “The Lion King,” directed by Jon Favreau, journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born. Simba idolizes his father, King […]

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Marvel & Hulu Developing Live-Action ‘Ghost Rider’ Series Focusing on Robbie Reyes

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. fans rejoice! Marvel and Hulu announced earlier this morning that they are expanding their universe with two new live-action shows: Marvel’s Ghost Rider and Marvel Helstrom. Ghost Rider, also known as Robbie Reyes, is a quintessential antihero, consumed by hellfire and supernaturally bound to a demon. Reyes lives on the Texas/Mexico border and when he unleashes the Rider, Robbie brings vengeance […]

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2019 NAACP Image Awards Highlights #DreamInBlack

Last weekend the NAACP held their annual Image Awards ceremony, and Geeks of Color was fortunate enough to participate in AT&T’s #DreamInBlack Twitter party to live tweet the awards show! Dream In Black is an always-on platform where AT&T celebrates Black culture and the creators who shape it. It embodies a mindset where success can look like anything that we […]

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Eva Longoria Bastón to Direct and Star in Comedy ’24-7′; Kerry Washington to Co-Star

Eva Longoria Bastón is set to produce, direct, and star in Universal comedy 24-7. Longoria Bastón is producing under her UnbeliEVAble Entertainment banner alongside Ben Spector. Kerry Washington, who is attached to co-star, will co-produce via Simpson Street. Paul Feig, a Universal staple, is also producing with producing partner Jessie Henderson through FeigCo Entertainment.  The story follows a group of […]

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Ella Jay Basco Cast as Cassandra Cain in Cathy Yan’s ‘Birds of Prey/Harley Quinn’ Movie

Cathy Yan and Margot Robbie have found their Cassandra Cain in Ella Jay Basco.  The upcoming Birds of Prey movie is well into casting and is expected to go into production soon. Basco’s Cassandra Cain will join Robbie’s Harley Quinn, Mary Elizabeth Winstead’s Huntress, Jurnee Smollett-Bell’s Black Canary, and Ewan McGregor’s villain, Black Mask. The official synopsis is that Harley […]

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Letitia Wright and John Boyega to Star in Sci-Fi Romance ‘Hold Back The Stars’

21 Laps will produce a live-action adaptation of Katie Khan’s novel, Hold Back The Stars. Letitia Wright (Black Panther) and John Boyega (The Last Jedi) are currently attached to star. Mike Cahill (I Origins, Nightflyers) is set to direct from Christy Hall’s script. The epic sci-fi romance is currently being packaged by WME for distribution deals and is expected to sell […]

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Azie Tesfai Joins ‘Supergirl’ as Kelly Olsen

Azie Tesfai is set for a recurring role on season four of The CW’s Supergirl. Tesfai will be playing Kelly Olsen, sister of Mehcad Brooks’ James Olsen. Kelly Olsen is an intelligent and insightful woman who spent time in the military in order to pay for medical school. She’s recently discharged from the military and is currently finishing her training […]

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New Free Games for Xbox Gold Subscribers

It’s a new month which means new free games for subscribers of Xbox Live Gold. This month’s free games include Victor Vran and Xbox 360’s Hitman: Blood Money. Victor Vran is comparable to a Diablo-like action RPG. Players get to step into the shoes of the hero Victor, a demon slayer in Zagoravia hired to fight skeletons, vampires, giant spiders and everything […]

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Meagan Good Joins Cast of Live-Action ‘Monster Hunter’ Movie

Filming for the upcoming film Monster Hunter has officially begun in South Africa and Namibia, and it’s been announced that Meagan Good will join previously cast Milla Jovovich. The film will be based on the popular Capcom franchise of the same name where the player or “Hunter” slays and traps various large monsters across different landscapes as challenges on quests that are […]

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Marvel’s ‘Luke Cage’ Cancelled by Netflix

First Iron Fist got the ax and now this – Netflix has officially cancelled Luke Cage.  In a simple combined statement, Netflix and Marvel said, “Unfortunately, Marvel’s Luke Cage will not return for a third season. “Everyone at Marvel Television and Netflix is grateful to the dedicated showrunner, writers, cast and crew who brought Harlem’s Hero to life for the past two seasons, and […]

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SEGA Genesis Getting the HD Console Treatment

One year after the announcement of the Super NT, Analogue has announced the Mega SG. The Mega SG will be powered by the same technology that made the Super NT possible and will be available for pre-order on Analogue’s website for $190 USD, with shipping set to begin in April 2019. The console will come in US, Japan and European […]

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Derek Mio Cast as Lead in Season 2 of AMC’s ‘The Terror’

Japanese-American actor Derek Mio has been cast as the lead in season 2 of AMC’s, The Terror. Mio will play a young soldier named Chester Nakayama. Nakayama, the son of Japanese-born immigrants, undergoes a transformation from being a naive kid to becoming a war hero, after leaving his sheltered life in his insular Japanese-American community to join the army. Just like […]

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Ana De Armas Joins Rian Johnson Thriller ‘Knives Out’

Ana de Armas is joining Rian Johnson’s new thriller Knives Out. Johnson is assembling an all-star cast that includes Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Lakeith Stanfield and Michael Shannon. Shooting is slated to begin next month on the modern-day murder mystery which has Craig and Stanfield starring as detectives. Plot and character details for the other actors are being kept under wraps. […]