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Following up on yesterday's look at commanding officer Hunter, Thursday brings a look at Echo- a former ARC trooper cybernetically modified to be half-droid, half-clone, and forced to serve the Empire before breaking free and joining The Bad Batch. Image: Lucasfilm Now here's a look back at where things stand with Clone Force 99, check out the clip[...]
the bad batch
With "May the 4th" about to be with us all in a few days, Lucasfilm and Disney+ continue rolling out previews for Star Wars: The Bad Batch– the upcoming animated spinoff rising from the ashes of the beloved Star Wars: The Clone Wars. From the official trailer to the series poster, viewers were introduced to the main[...]
Star Wars Darth Vader #6 Review: Pretending At Power
Credit: Marvel Aside from the surprising fact that the non-human "grand vizier" Mas Amedda now canonically survived past The Empire Strikes Back, this gives Vader a humbling moment of great clarity as he fights against the very people who empower him. The eye candy from Raffaele Ienco, Neeraj Menon and Joe Caramagna (the latter wielding a wicked[...]
Zendaya Photo by Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com
Fox said she thought Zendaya (Spider-Man: Far From Home, HBO's Euphoria) should play the role of the grown-up Nikki for Vol 3, which was originally played by Ambrosia Kelly in the 2003 film. The Euphoria star, while promoting her latest film Dune spoke to Empire about the possibility. ZendayaPhoto by Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com Setting up for Nikki's[...]
Tributes Made to Seb Patrick Who Died, Aged 37
Official web editor and social media manager for Red Dwarf, he was a regular writer for Empire which I could understand, and When Saturday Comes, which I never could He also co-created the UK's first Kickstarter-funded sitcom in 2013, 'A Brief History of Time Travel' which is available right here and I'm off to listen to again. There[...]
The Wonder Years is getting a reboot at ABC (Image: Disney).
Lee Daniels (Empire), writer Saladin Patterson (Frasier, The Bernie Mac Show, The Big Bang Theory), and original series co-creator Neal Marlens and star Fred Savage are teaming up to bring The Wonder Years back to ABC The reboot of the popular coming-of-age comedy will focus on how a Black middle-class family in late 1960s Montgomery,[...]
edgar wright
While we wait for his return to theaters, he teased a little about what to expect from the film in a new chat with Empire. Editorial credit: Matteo Chinellato / Shutterstock.com Edgar Wright Says The Film Is Intense "It will feel very different to my other films," Wright told Empire "But I've always liked films which have a[...]
A look at the cover to Suzanne Rindell's The Other Typist (Image: Penguin Random House).
Written and executive produced by Ilene Chaiken (The L Word, Empire), the limited series would be an adaptation of Suzanne Rindell's best-selling novel Chaiken is set to write the pilot script, and will executive produce with Knightley, Rindell, and 3 Arts representative Oly Obst Knightley brought the rights to the book to Searchlight Television, who[...]
empire
Henson and Terrance DaShon Howard-starring hip hop drama Empire was already ending its run with its current sixth season – unfortunately, the growing coronavirus pandemic is pushing up that timetable considerably. The network revealed that the season's 18th episode – the last episode completed before production was shut down – will also serve as the season and[...]
Kotobukiya Keeps the Empire Alive with New TIE Fighter Statue
This time the Empire is back as the TIE Fighter Pilot gets his statue debut This statue stands at 7 inches tall and has the ability to be in two different poses The first posed in the classic military formation position This sleek pose goes great with the metallic styled paint on his helmet and[...]
television
What?!?! But what about hit shows like Black-ish, Atlanta, Fresh Off the Boat, Scandal, Empire, Superstore, The Good Place? First, most of those are critical successes, but not necessarily ratings successes Indeed, the top rated scripted and reality shows are still over-whelmingly white, from HBO's Game of Thrones to CBS' The Big Bang Theory/Young Sheldon. Even[...]
'Empire' – Lee Daniels: Jussie Smollett "Will NOT Be Returning" for Season 6
Approximately a month after FOX renewed Lee Daniels and Danny Strong's music industry drama Empire for a sixth and final season, Daniels is finally putting to rest rumors that controversial cast member Jussie Smollett's character Jamal Lyon would join the series' final run Taking to Twitter on Tuesday to respond to a Variety article that reported show[...]
BREAKING: Charges Against 'Empire' Star Jussie Smollett Dropped
In a move that has already set social media aflame once again, Chicago prosecutors have dropped all charges against Empire star Jussie Smollett Arrving to a Chicago courtroom early Tuesday morning for an emergency meeting, after which it was learned that all 16 felony counts were being dropped and that his "record has been wiped[...]