Archive for October 16, 2017
Last week, the trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi premiered during Monday Night Football, revealing Kylo Ren sporting some kind of bandage we haven’t seen before in Star Wars. While director Rian Johnson warned about spoilers, fans who watched the trailer generally found that it generated more questions than answers. Luke Skywalker, Poe Dameron, Finn, Leia Organa, and Supreme Leader Snoke all figure into the trailer, along with a short clip of Chewbacca and his new Porg friend. But it’s Rey and Kylo Ren, and
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A Nancy Drew TV series has once again been put into the works. The news comes over a year after CBS decided not to pick up Drew, an adaptation inspired by the popular children’s book series. Written by Doubt creators Joan Rater and Tony Phelan, it starred Sarah Shahi (Person of Interest, Chicago Fire) as an older, wiser version of the titular teen sleuth, who spent her adolescence solving mysteries — first in the fictional town of River Heights, and later in faraway destinations like France, Nairobi, and Japan.
In Drew, the character had been aged to a 30-something woman with a job as an NYPD detective, where she was said to investigate crimes “using ...
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Daniel Brühl, Luke Evans, and Dakota Fanning are 19th century investigators on the trail of a serial killer in the new trailer for the period drama The Alienist from TNT. True Detective creator Cary Fukunaga wrote all eight episodes of the first season, and also executive produced.
Based on the best-selling novel by Caleb Carr, The Alienist follows a trio of scientists as they work the filthy and dangerous streets of late-19th-century New York City to try and stop a Jack the Ripper-like serial killer who is targeting child prostitutes. Carr’s novel goes into tremendous detail as it explores the early origins of psychological profiling and forensic science, while also offering an eye-opening portrait of urban life under 19th century capitalism, in a time of tremendous wealth inequality and social injustice.
TNT has released a polished new trailer ...
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Mädchen Amick who plays Cooper family matriarch Alice on The CW’s hit series Riverdale revealed the first look at the newest member of the family, Chic, on social media. At the end of the show’s first season Betty (Lili Reinhart) and Polly (Tiera Skovbye) learned they had a brother named Chic who their parents gave up for adoption after getting pregnant in high school. Newcomer Hart Denton was cast as the “rough around the edges” character with a mysterious past who is set to reunite with his family in the show’s currently airing second season.
In the Archie comics Chic is Betty’s older brother who is often seen going off on adventures ...
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