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“Homecoming” Season 2 Adds Joan Cusack, Mary Holland in Recurring Roles

Joan Cusack (Grosse Pointe Blank) and Mary Holland (Veep) are set to join singer, songwriter, and actress Janelle Monáe (Harriet, Hidden Figures) in recurring roles for the second season of Amazon Prime Video‘s psychological thriller Homecoming. Kyle Patrick Alvarez (13 Reasons Why, The Stanford Prison Experiment) is set to direct and executive produce, with Stephan […]

'Antebellum':Check Out the First Trailer and Three Posters From Lionsgate's New Horror Film

‘Antebellum’: First Trailer, Three Posters From Lionsgate’s New Horror Film

Antebellum, a new horror film set up at Lionsgate directed by Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz, debuted its teaser trailer this morning. The duo is most known for advertising campaigns for luxury brands and some music videos for the likes of Jay-Z and more. Uhh, other than that, not much else is actually known about this one, […]

“Homecoming” Season 2: Stephan James, Hong Chau Returning; Kyle Patrick Alvarez Directing

Almost a month-to-the-day after Amazon‘s psychological thriller Homecoming announced singer, songwriter, and actress Janelle Monáe (Harriet, Hidden Figures) was set to lead the drama’s upcoming second season, fans are learning who will be joining her – on both sides of the camera. Kyle Patrick Alvarez (13 Reasons Why, The Stanford Prison Experiment) has been tapped […]


“Homecoming” Season 2: Amazon Casts Janelle Monae as Lead in Thriller-Drama

Amazon‘s psychological thriller Homecoming has cast singer/songwriter/actress Janelle Monáe (Harriet, Hidden Figures) as lead for the drama’s upcoming second season. The description of Monáe’s character speaks volumes to the direction the show may be going this time, described as “a tenacious woman who finds herself floating in a canoe, with no memory of how she […]

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Ugly Dolls Film Debuts First Trailer, Coming May 2019

Ugly Dolls is coming to the big screen in 2019. The film debuted its first trailer and poster today, and while it is light on plot, it features plenty of the popular dolls and star Kelly Clarkson belting out a tune. Not to mention Pitbull, because of course it does. Check out the trailer, poster, […]


‘Welcome to Marwen’ is a Very Different Steve Carell Movie

Someday, I’d love to crawl inside the brain of filmmakers like Robert Zemeckis to understand where a film like Welcome to Marwen came from. The first trailer for the Universal Pictures film starring Steve Carrell and Janelle Monae hit this morning, and it’s certainly something to see: This could very well be one of Carell’s most […]

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‘Hidden Figures’ Is So Much Better Than It Has Any Right To Be

Hidden Figures tells the fascinating story of three women who have been overlooked by history with great performances and an easy going confidence that their material is worth it. Title: Hidden Figures Director: Theodore Melfi Summary: Based on a true story. A team of African-American women provide NASA with important mathematical data needed to launch […]

Taraji P. Henson Calculates Launch Trajectory In Hidden Figures Trailer

Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monáe star in the trailer for the upcoming drama Hidden Figures as three African-American women working at NASA in the 1960s. Their mission: put astronaut John Glenn into orbit. But a long the way, they face prejudice, the pressures of their home lives and a nation near the […]