Archive for May 19, 2017
Riverdale‘s Cheryl Blossom will apparently be channeling a fellow strong-willed heroine in season 2, Mad Max: Fury Road‘s Furiosa. In The CW drama’s freshman run, Cheryl had to grapple with an increasingly tragic storyline. First, her beloved twin brother, Jason, was murdered, forcing her virtuous small town into a harrowing whodunnit. As the season wore on, it also became clear her parents had favored Jason, leaving Cheryl starved for love and attention. In the penultimate episode, it was revealed that her father had killed her brother Jason in order to cover up his secret drug ring, shattering both the Blossoms’ reputation and Cheryl’s spirit. He subsequently committed ...
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Nearly ten years after the release of the first film, a sequel to the 2008 musical “Mamma Mia! The Movie” is in the works at Universal Pictures.
“The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” writer Ol Parker will pen the film titled “Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again!” which Playtone Pictures will produce.
Some of the original cast is expected to return along with some new faces. Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard, Julie Walters, Christine Baranski and Dominic Cooper all starred in the first which grossed a whopping $609 million worldwide.
The soundtrack is expected to include several ABBA songs not featured in the first, along with some “reprised favorites”.
Judy Craymer and Gary Goetzman will produce while ABBA members Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus are aboard again to provide music and lyrics and serve as executive producers.
Filming aims to begin production later this year ahead of a release on July 20th next year.
Source: Universal Pictures
[This article contains spoilers for Supergirl.]
The stars of the Supergirl season 2 finale preview an emotional episode that includes a battle with Superman. The Supergirl season 2 finale is mere days away, and fans are preparing themselves for a wild ride, as EP Andrew Kreisberg calls the episode their “biggest ever.” Not only will the final episode feature several epic battles, one of the unlucky foes to face off against Supergirl is an unlikely former friend – the Man of Steel himself.
The trailers for the fiery finale, polemically titled “Nevertheless, She Persisted,” feature the Kryptonian battle. We also recently reported on images from the episode, ...
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Netflix churns out so much content nowadays that it can be hard to keep up with it all. This is especially true in the world of comedy, where it feels like there’s a new wacky show with a quirky thumbnail pic dominating the streaming service’s homepage every other week.
To painstakingly separate the wheat from the chaff and save you from having to sift through this critical mass of series yourself, we have voted and decided which Netflix original comedy series are worth your time, and which ones really aren’t. You’re very welcome.
The scope of Netflix’s comedy ambitions is undeniably impressive. You don’t see regular broadcast networks, or even cable channels, devoting this much money ...
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