Idris Elba Celebrates ‘Saturday Night Live’ Gig With Style In New Promo
Idris Elba knows how to celebrate his first Saturday Night Live hosting gig: In style, with champagne and to the tune of Khalid’s “Talk.”
In this new promo for Saturday’s episode, Elba is walking down a New York street when he gets the news that he’ll be hosting. From there, a newly suited Elba arrives, in slo-mo, at the SNL studio, grooving to “Talk” (Khalid is this week’s musical guest).
When the bubbly is uncorked, cast member Aidy Bryant shows up to put a stop to it… Read
‘Come As You Are’ Clip: Gabourey Sidibe Is Nobody’s Sweetheart In Offbeat SXSW Road Trip Movie
EXCLUSIVE: Three disabled men, one no-nonsense nurse and a trip to a brothel that caters to people with special needs. That pretty much sums up the SXSW film Come As You Are directed by Richard Wong and written by Erik Linthorst.
Based on the 2011 Belgian film Hasta La Vista, the dramedy stars Grant Rosenmeyer, Hayden Szeto, and Ravi Patel as the aforementioned trio who escape their overbearing parents so that they can go to a Montreal brothel to lose their virginity and… Read
‘Go Back To China’ Clip: Anna Akana Is A Spoiled Rich Working Girl In SXSW Family Comedy
EXCLUSIVE: Actress and comedian Anna Akana (Youth & Consequences) is giving off some hilarious Goldie Hawn-in-Overboard rich girl out of water vibes in this clip from the SXSW comedy Go Back To China.
Written and directed by Emily Ting (Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong), the film stars Akana as Sasha Li, a spoiled rich girl living in Los Angeles. As she lives off her trust fund, she expects to find a fashion design job easily but has no luck. Luckily she has a pile of money… Read
‘Queer Eye: Season 3’ Trailer Bows With Carly Rae Jepsen Song
The trailer for Queer Eye: Season 3 has arrived. Canadian Carly Rae Jepsen is on board for the preview, adding her latest single, Now That I Found You, to the soundtrack.
The Emmy Award-winning Queer Eye returns to Netflix on March 15 to again transform the style challenged into hip savants at the hands of the Fab Five. This season, the ambassadors of taste are headed to Kansas City to bring their brand of self-love, confidence and encouragement to a whole new… Read
Ava DuVernay’s ‘Central Park Five’ Gets Netflix Debut Date, New Name + Teaser
Ava DuVernay's upcoming Netflix limited series on the brutal crime and false prosecutions that shocked NYC and the nation 30 years ago now has a launch date and a new title.
The four-part series formerly known as Central Park Five will be called When They See Us and will be going global on the streamer on May 31, the Oscar-nominated director revealed this morning.
"In 1989, five black and brown teen boys were wrongly accused of a crime they did not commit and branded The… Read
‘Arrested Development’ Season 5B Trailer: Buster Heads To Trial, Tobias As Golden Girl
We’re getting the first look at the second half of Netflix’s Arrested Development‘s fifth season.
In S5B, pressures mount on the Bluth family as Buster (Tony Hale) heads toward a murder trial. You may recall, in the first half of season 5, Buster found himself in jail as suspect No. 1 for the murder of Lucille 2 (Liza Minnelli). After breaking out of prison in the first half’s finale, he’s back on the hot seat and ready to face the judge and jury.
Also in Season 5B, the… Read
Netflix Unveils Trailer for Idris Elba Comedy Series ‘Turn Up Charlie’
Idris Elba plays a struggling DJ turning the tables and trying to get his life together in the new Netflix comedy series Turn Up Charlie.
Netflix released the trailer today for the upcoming series about the DJ and perennial bachelor, played by Elba, who has one last chance at success when he reluctantly becomes a “manny” to his famous best friend’s precocious young daughter Gabby (Frankie Hervey). The little girl is wise beyond her years, but she’s been neglected by her… Read
‘The OA Part 2’ Trailer: Brit Marling Moves Into A New Dimension; Premiere Date Revealed
Netflix has released the official trailer for The OA Part II and revealed the second installment will premiere on March 22.
Created by Brit Marling and Kat Batmanglij, The OA Part II follows OA (Marling) as she navigates a new dimension, one in which she had a completely different life as a Russian heiress, and one in which she once again finds herself as Hap's captive. Part II introduces Karim Washington, a private detective tasked with finding a missing teen, Michelle… Read
‘Game of Thrones’ Final Season Teased By HBO Ahead Of ‘True Detective’ Finale
HBO plans to air never-before-seen footage from its 2019 programming lineup before tonight’s True Detective finale, including the final season of Game of Thrones, the highly anticipated Deadwood movie, and the new Watchmen series.
The new footage is also available now in an early digital release.
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‘The Twilight Zone’ Trailer & Key Art Revealed For CBS All Access Reboot
We’re getting the first look at The Twilight Zone reboot in the official trailer dropped today by CBS All Access. Also released is the series’ key art with a tagline that posits the question “What dimension are we even in?”
Jordan Peele hosts and narrates the series with cast members including Ike Barinholtz, John Cho, Lucinda Dryzek, Taissa Farmiga, James Frain, Ginnifer Goodwin, Zabryna Guevara, Percy Hynes-White, Greg Kinnear, Luke Kirby, Sanaa Lathan, Kumail Nanjiani… Read
‘Jezebel’ Clip: SXSW Coming-Of-Age Drama From Numa Perrier Explores Sisterhood And The Internet Fetish World
Filmmaker Numa Perrier calls Jezebel a story of “coming of womanhood…Black Womanhood.” The film, which she wrote and directed, is based on a true story and follows 19-year-old Tiffany (Tiffany Tenille) as she deals with her dying mother and tries to make ends meet by working as an internet fetish cam girl. In the clip above, we see Tiffany come at odds with her boss at her place of work as she encounters a client using the N-word. It’s a taste of what’s to come in Perrier… Read
‘Lupe’ Clip: A Transgender Immigrant Struggles With Identity And Family In New Drama
EXCLUSIVE: The forthcoming film Lupe is a trifecta of an emotional drama, exploring the topics of family, immigration and being transgender. In the feature film debut by Andre Phillips and Charles Vuolo, we are introduced to the complex world of Rafael (Rafael Albarrán), a Cuban immigrant and boxer, struggling with their transgender identity while searching for their missing sister, Isabelle in New York City's underground sex industry.
In the exclusive clip above, we see… Read