The Bone Church: Bright’s David Ayer to Develop Stephen King Series

Stephen King‘s path towards total media domination (which he would probably then use as the basis for a very cool four-book series) continues unabated with news that Chris Long (Mr. Mercedes) and David Ayer‘s (Bright) Cedar Park Entertainment has secured the rights to King’s narrative poem The Bone Church for series development. Cedar Park will also serve […]


Cinema Sins Finds Everything Wrong with Bright

Cinema Sins is taking on the Netflix original film, Bright, that stars Will Smith, Joel Edgerton, Noomi Rapace and Jay Hernandez. The movie about two cops trying to work together in a world where Humans, Orcs and Elves struggle to co-exist. Daryl Ward (Smith) is the savvy street cop who gets Nick Jakoby (Edgerton) the first Orc police officer as his […]


Belligerent David Ayer to Write and Direct Bright Sequel

Confirming rumors that Netflix greenlit a sequel before the movie was released, sandwich-themed Hollywood gossip blog The Wrap has confirmed that David Ayer will write and direct a sequel to Bright. Original screenwriter Max Landis won’t be returning, it seems, due to being the latest powerful man in Hollywood to be accused of sexual assault. […]


Netflix Releases a ‘Bright’ Yule Log That is Literally a Garbage Fire

In my four and a half years working here at Bleeding Cool, I have covered some interesting Yule Log videos. It’s an interesting and festive way to promote something without too much work. One that stood out in the past was a Hearthstone one done by the folks at Blizzard and a series of heroes […]

Halloween Adds Original Michael Myers Nick Castle to 2018 Film

Halloween is doing everything right. Nick Castle, one of the men who played Michael Myers in the original 1978 horror classic, will donning the mask in the 2018 film. The Blumhouse production, which is also bringing back Jamie Lee Curtis as Laurie Strode, is really going for broke. Castle is a horror icon. Other than […]


Netflix Releases Bright PSA-Style Video on Properly Handling a Magic Wand

Netflix has released a new video for this upcoming Will Smith and Joel Edgerton film Bright. The video is done like a public service announcement and talks about the proper handling of a magic wand. This isn’t a nice trip to Ollivander’s in Diagon Alley where there are boxes upon boxes of magic wands just […]


New ‘Bright’ Trailer Introduces Us to Orcish Love Songs

Netflix has released a third trailer for its upcoming original film, Bright, 10 days before it debuts on the streaming service. The film stars Will Smith as LAPD officer Daryl Ward and Joel Edgerton as the first Orc member of the force, Nick Jakoby. Noomi Rapace plays a young female Elf, and you can probably […]


Will Smith Calls on Will Smiths to Help Promote Netflix’s Bright

Bright, the upcoming Netflix movie from director David Ayers (Suicide Squad) starts actor Will Smith (Suicide Squad), Noomi Rapace (What Happened to Monday) and Joel Edgerton (Zero Dark Thirty) and will hit theaters later this month. To help promote the film, Smith put a call out to people named Will Smith to help him. This […]

Will Smith to Host Darren Aronofsky Earth Series for Nat Geo

Actor Will Smith‘s next adventure will keep him firmly footed on terra firma, as the star of Netflix’s upcoming sci-fi film Bright is set to host National Geographic‘s upcoming event series One Strange Rock. Executive produced by Darren Aronofsky (mother!, The Wrestler), the 10-episode series tells the story of Earth, what exactly makes it so […]


Bright: New Red Band Trailer For The Netflix Original Movie

People aren’t really talking about the new Netflix original movie Bright, but maybe they should be. There are a ton of really awesome-looking movies coming out before 2017 bows out, and this one is kind of late in the game. Still, it looks interesting, and Netflix just released a new red band trailer with plenty […]

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New Images From Thor: Ragnarok, Justice League, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, And More

USA Today has released their fall and winter preview for movies, and with it comes a bunch of new images from a variety of titles. Thor (Chris Hemsworth, right) tries to keep Bruce Banner (Mark Ruffalo) from hulking out in a strange alien world in ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ (Nov. 3). Personal assistant Hector MacQueen (Josh Gad, […]


2 Cops, A Human, And An Orc Protect A Magical Artifact in ‘Bright’

Netflix has released a new featurette for their upcoming film Bright, starring Will Smith, Joel Edgerton, Noomi Rapace and Jay Hernandez. The movie about two cops trying to work together in a world where Humans, Orcs and Elves struggle to co-exist. Daryl Ward (Smith) is the savvy street cop who gets Nick Jakoby (Edgerton) the first […]


SDCC 2017: Will Smith Cracks Jokes At Netflix’s ‘Bright’ Panel

Adam Hart writes: Imagine a world where people are judged and treated differently because of the way they look. OK, well, you really don’t have use your imagination for that one. But now imagine adding creatures like orcs, fairies, and elves into that world. That’s what you’ll get with Netflix’s original movie Bright. The people […]

SDCC 2017: ‘Conan’ Bringing ‘Supernatural,’ ‘Thrones To Comic-Con

Looks like third time’s the charm for Conan O’Brien, who’s he’s packing-up his late-night TBS talk show Conan (and his stash of sweet-looking Funkos) for another go-around at Comic-Con International (SDCC). Conan at Comic-Con will be held at San Diego’s Spreckels Theatre from Wednesday July 19 to Saturday, July 22, and air at 11 pm […]


Netflix Brings Bright, Death Note, Marvel’s Defenders And Stranger Things To Comic-Con

Netflix is also hyping their Comic-Con lineup this morning, but unlike the WBTV that used puppies or Marvel who used… well, words. The streaming service is putting out 15 second trailers. Here we get Bright, Death Note, Marvel’s Defenders and Stranger Things. The Defenders trailer includes Stick (Scott Glenn) dong a voice over saying: “The […]

Humans, Orcs, Elves, Fairies And Will Smith

Netflix has released a teaser trailer for their upcoming film, Bright. Will Smith stars as a L.A.P.D. officer in an alternate reality where  humans, orcs, elves, and fairies have been co-existing since the beginning of time. Bright is genre-bending action movie that follows two cops from very different backgrounds. Ward (Smith) and Jakoby (Joel Edgerton), […]

That Was Will Smith’s New Film ‘Bright’ On The Oscars, Now We Have It Here

We’re rolling along while watching a fairly uneventful Oscar’s evening, and suddenly we realize we’re watching a new trailer that we haven’t seen before. Will Smith and Joel Edgerton in the upcoming Netflix Fantasy/Real World mash-up  film, Bright. Directed by David Ayer and written by Max Landis, the main description we have thus far comes from […]