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Snowpiercer Returns January 2021: This Is Where The Revolution Begins

Snowpiercer Returns January 2021: This Is Where The Revolution Begins

By the time the smoke settled on the first season of TNT's Snowpiercer, Layton (Daveed Diggs) and Melanie (Jennifer Connelly) were left with the foundation of a new and better society Everyone put aside their differences, joined hands, and created a new life of never-ending happiness and joy The end Well, not quite but the Snowpiercer[...]

Snowpiercer Season 1 Finale Preview: A Day of Reckoning For Melanie

Snowpiercer Season 1 Finale Preview: A Day of Reckoning For Melanie?

After eight episodes of murder, back-stabbing, double-crossing, and dual identities, TNT's Snowpiercer steamrolls into its two-episode, two-hour season finale with everything on the line for Layton (Daveed Diggs) and Melanie (Jennifer Connelly) For the revolutionary leader, there is no middle ground: it's a win and you rebuild a more just society... or you lose, and[...]

9 Things You Probably Didnt Know About Hamilton

9 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Hamilton

Eat yer heart out, Stephen Sondheim.Daveed Diggs, who originated the role of Lafayette in the Original Broadway Cast (and in the Disney+ version), always the humble one, told Jimmy Fallon, "It's not not fast It is absolutely fast But in the rap world, that's medium-fast It's fast, but in the rap world, there are faster."The[...]

Snowpiercer Season 1 Preview: Melanies Got Serious Explaining To Do

Snowpiercer Season 1 Preview: Melanie's Got Serious Explaining To Do

For Layton (Daveed Diggs), it's about taking the engine and making the dream of "one train" a reality Meanwhile, Melanie's (Jennifer Connelly) paying the price for her scorched earth approach at finding Layton: the revolutionary leader spent a little gossip time with LJ (Annalise Basso) after learning of Josie's (Katie McGuinness) death As you'll see[...]

Pixar Debuts A Great New Trailer For New FIlm Soul

Pixar Debuts A Great New Trailer For New FIlm Soul

The voice cast also includes Tina Fey, Daveed Diggs, Angela Bassett, Phylicia Rashad, Questlove, and of course, John Ratzenberger Check out the sneak peek at Soul below.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qNYcwbEL-pg Soul Already Looks Incredible "What is it that makes you...YOU? This November, Pixar Animation Studios' all-new feature film "Soul" introduces Joe Gardner (voice of Jamie Foxx) – a middle-school band[...]

Anthony Mackie Goes After Marvel For Lack Of Diversity On Productions

Anthony Mackie Goes After Marvel For Lack Of Diversity On Productions

In an interview with Hamilton actor Daveed Diggs as part of Variety's Actors on Actors, Mackie took the studio to task over their lack of diversity both in front of and behind the camera.[caption id="attachment_1227706" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Anthony Mackie attends the European film premiere of 'Captain America: Civil War' at Vue Westfield on April 26,[...]

Snowpiercer Season 1 Preview: Melanie Must Choose a Side in the Trial

Snowpiercer Season 1 Preview: Melanie Must Choose a Side in the Trial

We told you things on TNT's Snowpiercer weren't going to go the typically smooth "murder mystery" route with Layton (Daveed Diggs) and Melanie aka Mr Wilford (Jennifer Connelly) gathering everyone together in the study to reveal the killer's identity On the plus side, we found out who the killer was but not before Nikki paid[...]

Snowpiercer Sneak Preview: Layton Goes Hercule Poirot in First Class

Snowpiercer Sneak Preview: Layton Goes Hercule Poirot in First Class

In our previous preview for TNT's Snowpiercer, we were wondering if Layton's (Daveed Diggs) investigation was coming to an end or if Melanie's (Jennifer Connelly) need to keep her secret just that would derail it before the finish line Now, the network is offering viewers a preview that shows things coming to a head as Layton[...]

Snowpiercer Season 1 Preview: Laytons Too Close to Melanies Secrets

Snowpiercer Season 1 Preview: Layton's Too Close to Melanie's Secrets

Barreling our way into the fourth episode of TNT's Snowpiercer, could Layton (Daveed Diggs) and Till's (Mickey Sumner) investigation be coming to a close much sooner than (at least we) expected? We head into "Without Their Maker" after an episode that gave us a lot to process Melanie's (Jennifer Connelly) "fight night" resulted in way[...]

Snowpiercer Season 1 Preview: Layton and Melanie Brace for Impact

Snowpiercer Season 1 Preview: Layton and Melanie Brace for Impact

Finally, it's the casting of Connelly and Daveed Diggs (Layton) that seals it for us On their own in their respective storylines, they're eyeball-grabbers; put them together, and we have a combo definitely worth following.[caption id="attachment_1211351" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Here's a look at the second episode of Snowpiercer, "Prepare to Brace" (image: TNT).[/caption]So with that in[...]

Snowpiercer Sneak Preview: Rebellion Fires Rise as Layton Is Taken

Snowpiercer Sneak Preview: Rebellion Fires Rise as Layton Is Taken

Daveed Diggs' (Hamilton, Black-ish) Andre Layton is a quiet thinker who spends his days sniffing the industrial-waste-turned-drug Chronole and tending to his cage of rats He is a prisoner barely surviving the harsh conditions in the tail end of the train, as well as a reluctant participant in a struggle that could upend life on[...]

In TNTs Snowpiercer Official Trailer Sacrifices Must Be Made

In TNT's Snowpiercer Official Trailer, Sacrifices Must Be Made

With the 10-episode series starring Jennifer Connelly (A Beautiful Mind) and Daveed Diggs (Hamilton, Black-ish) less than two weeks away, the network has released an official trailer that gives viewers a better understanding of the true scope of the series Based on the critically-acclaimed graphic novel as well as Bong Joon Ho's (Parasite) film adaptation,[...]

Snowpiercer Trailer Highlights The Mystery Fueling The Revolution

Snowpiercer Trailer Highlights The Mystery Fueling The Revolution

Based on the critically-acclaimed graphic novel series as well as Bong Joon Ho's (Parasite) film adaptation, the 10-episode series stars Jennifer Connelly (A Beautiful Mind) and Daveed Diggs (Hamilton, Black-ish) Set more than seven years after the world has become nothing more than a frozen wasteland, the series focuses on the remnants of humanity who[...]

Pixars Soul Moves From June to November

Pixar's Soul Moves From June to November

She refuses to help, though Joe accidentally involves her when the two fall down a tunnel that connects them to Earth." The film features a great voice cast, including Foxx, Fey, Questlove, Phylicia Rashad, and Daveed Diggs, is directed by Pixar mage Pete Docter, and Mike Jones and Kemp Powers wrote the script. What Hope is There[...]

Soul Trailer: Pixars Second Release of 2020 Releases in June

'Soul' Trailer: Pixar's Second Release of 2020 Releases in June

This will be Pixar's second release of the year, following last weekend's Onward Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey, Phylicia Rashad, Angela Bassett, Ahmir Questlove Thompson, Daveed Diggs are all lending their talents to this one, and it looks really good Give the trailer a watch below, along with the synopsis and poster.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOsLIiBStEsJoe Gardner is a middle-school[...]


Snowpiercer: Welcome to a World of Pure Imagination &#8211 and Nightmare [TEASER]

"Snowpiercer": Welcome to a World of Pure Imagination – and Nightmare [TEASER]

Based on the critically-acclaimed graphic novel series as well as Bong Joon Ho's (Parasite) film adaptation, the 10-episode season stars Oscar winner Jennifer Connelly (A Beautiful Mind) and Tony Award winner Daveed Diggs (Hamilton, Black-ish), and debuts on Sunday, May 31, at 9 p.m ET/PT.With a new preview expected during Sunday night's broadcast of the 2020[...]

Snowpiercer: TBS Sci-Fi Thrillers Next Stop SDCC 2019 with Panel Exclusive First-Look

"Snowpiercer": TBS Sci-Fi Thriller's Next Stop? SDCC 2019, with Panel, Exclusive First-Look

Series stars Jennifer Connelly, Daveed Diggs, Alison Wright, Mickey Sumner, Lena Hall, and Steven Ogg; as well as executive producer-showrunner Graeme Manson, and executive producers Marty Adelstein and Becky Clements will participate in the session, which includes a panel/Q&A as well as an exclusive "first look" at the series premiere ahead of its Spring 2020[...]

Green Eggs and Ham: Netflixs Animated Series Serves Up Teaser Voice Cast

'Green Eggs and Ham': Netflix's Animated Series Serves Up Teaser, Voice Cast

Now viewers are learning that the series has some very well-known voices making a season-long reservation at the Ellen DeGeneres-produced adaptation: Michael Douglas, Adam DeVine, Diane Keaton, Ilana Glazer, Eddie Izzard, Tracy Morgan, Keegan-Michael Key, Daveed Diggs, John Turturro, Jeffrey Wright, and Jillian Bell.  First announced in 2015, the series has been in production for the past[...]

TNTs Snowpiercer TV Series Wraps Filming

TNT's 'Snowpiercer' TV Series Wraps Filming

Annalise Basso, Sasha Frolova, Benjamin Haigh, Katie McGuinness, Sam Otto, Susan Park, Mickey Sumner, Roberto Urbina, Sheila Vand and Alison Wright. And, two former Broadway Tony winners are also on board- Hamilton's Daveed Diggs, and Hedwig and the Angry Inch's Lena Hall.The update on filming came from Hall, as she posted:https://twitter.com/lenarockerhall/status/1088818767948365824"Look for the premiere this summer," she said[...]