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Weird City: Awkwafina, Yvette Nicole Brown Are Trapped in a Show. Literally. (VIDEO)

Now that YouTube Premium‘s official trailer for Weird City gave us a sightseeing tour of Oscar and Emmy winner Jordan Peele and Emmy-nominated writer Charlie Sanders‘ upcoming half-hour comedy/sci-fi anthology, viewers are getting another look behind the scenes as Awkwafina (Ocean’s 8, Crazy Rich Asians) discusses the interesting situation her character Charlotta finds herself in. Teaming with Yvette Nicole Brown (Community), the […]



Netflix Subscribers Set to Pay More to Ride “The Endless Scroll”

If it feels like to you that everyone and their mothers is starting up a streaming servcie in 2019/2020, you’re not alone. Just look at the services that are either currently in-play or on the horizon: NBCUniversal, Apple, Disney+, and WarnerMedia are gearing up their respective services–and let’s not forget YouTube Premium, Amazon, Hulu… and probably […]


Cobra Kai: Ralph Macchio, William Zabka Talk Season 2, ‘Karate Kid’ Guest Stars

With the second season of YouTube Premium‘s Cobra Kai set for early 2019, current series (and original The Karate Kid) co-stars Ralph Macchio (Daniel LaRusso) and William Zabka (Johnny Lawrence) are starting to open about what fans can expect when the Karate Kid sequel series returns. Speaking with ET Canada, Macchio and Zabka revealed that upcoming […]

The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019: The Complete List

Welcome to The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019, a look inside our “crystal ball” as we predict the individuals, shows, and events that could have a major influence on you this year. Our twenty-five choices were based on a year’s worth of Bleeding Cool television coverage, third-party coverage, analytics, and raw gut instinct. We started with more than […]

The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019 Countdown: #5-#1

Andy Kaufman scared the living hell out of me when I was ten – and I’ve been thankful for it ever since. When I was growing up, there were four gospels to Friday nights. Bedtime set at 8 p.m. No debate. No discussion. Dad would pass out in his recliner after working shifts at the […]

The Bleeding Cool Top 25 TV Influencers 2019 Countdown: #20-#16

Andy Kaufman scared the living hell out of me when I was ten – and I’ve been thankful for it ever since. When I was growing up, there were four gospels to Friday nights. Bedtime set at 8 p.m. No debate. No discussion. Dad would pass out in his recliner after working shifts at the […]

Wayne’s Mark McKenna Talks Dream Role, Del Dynamic, and Pop Culture Picks (INTERVIEW)

A highlight of Bleeding Cool‘s time at this year’s Tribeca TV Festival was screening/reviewing YouTube Premium’s new original comedy series Wayne, a tale of a bloody road trip, young love, and reckless youth from the writers of Deadpool and Zombieland launching on the streaming service on January 16 (see review below). Created by series writer Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Greg Coolidge, […]

Wayne: Sometimes You Just Need to Stab Someone with A Carrot (PREVIEW)

One of the biggest highlights of Bleeding Cool‘s time at this year’s Tribeca TV Festival was the opportunity to review YouTube Premium’s new original comedy series Wayne, a tale of a bloody road trip, young love, and reckless youth from the writers of Deadpool and Zombieland set to launch on the streaming service on January 16. Created by series writer Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, […]

Wayne: YouTube Premium’s Bloody Great New Comedy Gets Official Trailer

So Bleeding Cool attended this year’s Tribeca TV Festival, and had the opportunity to review YouTube Premium’s new original comedy series Wayne, a tale of a bloody road trip, young love, and reckless youth from the writers of Deadpool and Zombieland set to launch on the streaming service on January 16, 2019. Created by series writer  Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, […]

Cobra Kai Season 2: Disney Channel’s Peyton List Joins Karate Kid Sequel Series

With the second season of YouTube Premium‘s Cobra Kai set for some time in early 2019, The Valley’s population continues to grow with Disney Channel star Peyton List (Bunk’d, Jessie) set for a recurring role. List’s Tory is a troubled teen new to the Valley; and joins Paul Walter Hauser (Kingdom, BlacKkKlansman) and original film star Martin Kove […]

BlacKkKlansman’s Paul Walter Hauser Joins ‘Cobra Kai’ Season 2

Fans of YouTube Premium‘s Cobra Kai won’t have to wait another 30 years for the further adventures of old rivals Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) and Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka) – and a new face is joining the series when it returns in early 2019. Paul Walter Hauser (Kingdom, BlacKkKlansman) has been cast in a key recurring role […]



YouTube Premium Orders Female Friendship Series ‘Kat & June Think Stuff!’

Building off of the breakout success of their Karate Kid spinoff series Cobra Kai, YouTube Premium (previously YouTube Red) continues bolstering its original scripted programming with Kat & June Think Stuff! (working title) from AwesomenessTV.  Created/written by Mackenzie Yeager (Girl Meets World, All Night) and with Jen Braeden (Awkward, Girl Boss) serving as co-showrunner, the six-episode, […]