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'Candyman': Helen Lyle is Returning For New Film, Will Virginia Madsen?

‘Candyman’: Helen Lyle is Returning For New Film, Will Virginia Madsen?

Candyman hits theaters in June, and his eternal love will join him. Cassie Kramer has been cast as Helen Lyle, played by Virginia Madsen in the original 1992 film. The spiritual sequel is produced and co-written by Jordan Peele, and directed by Nia DaCosta. There is no word on if Madsen will make a cameo […]


hunters

“Hunters”: Meet the Team Not Afraid to Punch (or Stab or Shoot or Strangle) a Nazi [VIDEO]

Now that Amazon Prime and award-winning writer/director Jordan Peele (Get Out) have shared the first official trailer for their vengeance-driven Nazi-hunting series Hunters (previously referred to as The Hunt), viewers are getting a better look at our “hunters” with mini profile clips offering an even better look at the action-packed, “grindhouse”-style series. Amazon Prime Video’s […]




Lupita Nyong'o Confirms She Isn't Interested in an "Us" Sequel

Lupita Nyong’o Confirms She Isn’t Interested in an “Us” Sequel

After the positive reviews surrounding the Jordan Peele horror film Us, fans of the movie wondered if there could be potential for more because of the film’s ambiguous conclusion — but the answer seems unlikely for at least one key player. As the follow-up to Peele’s Oscar-winning debut with Get Out, the writer and director […]





"Lovecraft Country": Tony Goldwyn Joins J.J. Abrams/Jordan Peele HBO Series

“Lovecraft Country”: Tony Goldwyn Joins J.J. Abrams/Jordan Peele HBO Series

HBO‘s upcoming thriller-drama Lovecraft Country is about to get a little more Scandal-ous, with Tony Goldwyn set to join the upcoming series. The trio are part of an ensemble cast that includes Courtney B. Vance, Aunjanue Ellis, Elizabeth Debicki, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Jonathan Majors, Wunmi Mosaku, Michael K. Williams, Jamie Harris, Abbey Lee, Jamie Chung, Jordan Patrick Smith, […]


“Lovecraft Country”: HBO’s J.J. Abrams/Jordan Peele Series Adds Abbey Lee in Recasting; Jamie Chung, Jordan Patrick Smith as Recurring

The road to HBO‘s upcoming thriller-drama series Lovecraft Country is one now paved with casting changes and additions, with Abbey Lee (Neon Demon) replacing previously cast Elizabeth Debicki in the role of Christina Braithwhite. In addition, Jamie Chung (The Gifted) and Jordan Patrick Smith (Unbroken) have joined the cast in recurring roles. Lee, Chung, and […]

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“The Hunt”: Amazon, Jordan Peele Nazi-Hunting Series Casts 5 in Key Recurring Roles

Amazon Studios and Oscar-winning writer/director Jordan Peele (Get Out) have signed five key recurring cast members to its vengeance-driven Nazi-hunting series The Hunt: Julissa Bermudez (BET’s 106 & Park), Becky Ann Baker (Men in Black), Josh Mostel (Big Daddy), Miles G. Jackson (The Last O.G.), and Jonno Davies (Spotless). The Perks of Being a Wallflower‘s […]

The Twilight Zone Reimagining

Jordan Peele’s ‘Twilight Zone’ Will Stream in Black and White

Twilight Zone is running full-force on CBS All Access right now, but something has felt off the whole time. They are fixing that however, as starting May 30th the entire first season will be streamable in black and white. The iconic original series was in black and white, and it seems only fitting that this […]

‘The Twilight Zone’: CBS All Access Books Season 2 Travel Through Another Dimension

CBS All Access is booking another journey into Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg’s The Twilight Zone, officially renewing the anthology series for a second season after a record-setting premiere and strong positive reaction from critics and viewers. “Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg’s reimagining of The Twilight Zone is off to an amazing start on CBS […]

HBO Signs Kevin Lau (The Nevers, Lovecraft Country) to Overall Deal

HBO Signs Kevin Lau (The Nevers, Lovecraft Country) to Overall Deal

Writer-director Kevin Lau has found himself involved in two major upcoming HBO projects – and now he’s found himself in an overall deal with the cable giant. Not only is Lau a staff writer on Joss Whedon‘s (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Avengers) epic science fiction drama series The Nevers, but he’s also written for […]