Over the past several weeks as civil unrest spreads across the country in response to the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, several people have compared the situation to the movies in The Purge franchise. However, these takes not only misunderstand the protests, they seemingly don't understand that The Purge is not, and […]
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HBO's upcoming thriller-drama Lovecraft Country is now only a day away from either a teaser or trailer drop on Friday, and over the past two days we've gotten posts from showrunner, and pilot writer, and EP Misha Green (Underground) and EP Jordan Peele (Get Out) helped us count the days down. In their social media posts, […]
HBO's upcoming thriller-drama Lovecraft Country has been on our radar since it was first announced and remained at the top of our "must cover" list ever since. Just in case you think we're making this up, you can go check out our The Bleeding Cool Top 30 TV Series Influencers 2020 list to see just how […]
HBO's never one to let a moment pass them by – case-in-point? Sunday night's third season premiere of Westworld, which the cable giant knew would draw in a large amount of eyeballs (especially considering our current "social distancing" lifestyles). So why not use that time to start pushing the rest of your 2020 programming plate […]
The road to HBO's upcoming thriller-drama series Lovecraft Country is one now paved with casting changes and additions, with Abbey Lee (Neon Demon) replacing previously cast Elizabeth Debicki in the role of Christina Braithwhite. In addition, Jamie Chung (The Gifted) and Jordan Patrick Smith (Unbroken) have joined the cast in recurring roles. Lee, Chung, and […]
Ava DuVernay's long-awaited series When They See Us about the so-called "Central Park 5" premieres this week on Netflix, and now the streaming service is sharing the limited series' official trailer. It looks soulful, gritty, infuriating, enlightening, and inspiring – and is available for you to check out below. The four-part project examines the lives […]
Netflix and Ava DuVernay have announced the official title and release date for their "Central Park 5" limited series, with When They See Us (previously titled The Central Park 5) set to hit the streaming service on May 31, 2019. The four-part project examines the lives of Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana, […]
And we're back! • Tom Hardy is Elton John in Rocketman. The resemblance isn't quite there for met yet, but if anyone is good at seamlessly slipping into completely different characters, it's this guy. Also Sir Elton will be re-recording some of his greatest hits for the film so it should be a good one. […]
Spike Lee has reached his goal but I can't help but wonder if this was made partly possible by a number of his rich friends.
Linda Ge writes for Bleeding Cool. Today's casting news roundup summed up: Tatiana Maslany is going to be on Parks and Rec. And go. • Maria Bello will play supportive wife to Kevin Costner in Disney sports drama MacFarland. The true story is hoping to elicit the inspirational emotional response (and box office) of films […]
Inspired by Marina Abramovic's The Artist is Present, Jay Z performed Picasso Baby for six hours and invited a number of guests to join in.