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Saturday Night Live Host Regina King Takes Studio 8H Stage in Style

Saturday Night Live Host Regina King Takes Studio 8H Stage in Style

With tomorrow night marking host Regina King (Watchmen, One Night in Miami) and musical guest Nathaniel Rateliff's first time taking to stage of Studio 8H, NBC's Saturday Night Live is adding a little something "extra" to their weekly promo schedule. Following up on the intro video, table read image, and promo video (more on that below), […]

Saturday Night Live: Positive Thinking Stinks Valentines Day Mix-Up

Saturday Night Live: Positive Thinking Stinks; Valentine's Day Mix-Up

This means that since it's Thursday, it must be time for the promos from first-time host Regina King (Watchmen, One Night in Miami) and first-time musical guest Nathaniel Rateliff Joined by SNL cast member Beck Bennett, the first promo finds the trio succumbing to the reality of "the power of positive thinking Following that, a[...]

Saturday Night Live Offers Look at Regina King During SNL Table Reads

Saturday Night Live Offers Look at Regina King During SNL Table Reads

With only three days to go until NBC's Saturday Night Live welcomes first-time host Regina King (Watchmen, One Night in Miami) and first-time musical guest Nathaniel Rateliff to Studio 8H (with the hosts and musical guests for the February 20 and 27 shows to be announced soon), we've gotten over our issues with the lack of a[...]

Saturday Night Live: The Next Dr. Manhattan Deserves Better From SNL

Saturday Night Live: The Next Dr. Manhattan Deserves Better From SNL

This past Saturday, Dan Levy (Schitt's Creek) and musical guest Phoebe Bridgers took it up a whole bunch of notches with a nice blend of sketches, pre-taped bits, and a hitting-on-all-cylinders "Weekend Update." Now the baton gets handed to Regina King (Watchmen, One Night in Miami) and musical guest Nathaniel Rateliff (with the hosts and[...]

Saturday Night Live Returns Jan 30: John Krasinski Machine Gun Kelly

Saturday Night Live Returns Jan 30: John Krasinski, Machine Gun Kelly

Guess what happens on February 13? We have another pair of first-timers, with Regina King (Watchmen, One Night in Miami) hosting and Nathaniel Rateliff performing There will also be live shows on February 20 and 27, though hosts/guests haven't been announced.[caption id="attachment_1327462" align="aligncenter" width="600"] SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (Photo by: NBCUniversal)[/caption]Saturday Night Live's 46th season includes Beck[...]

Watchmen: Are Some Trump Folk Actually #DeletedWatchmenCharacters

Watchmen: Are Some Trump Folk Actually #DeletedWatchmenCharacters?

But we viewed it more in terms of it all being a series of Watchmen "deleted scenes"- going more like this:One of our nation's MVPs Stacey Abrams would be Angela Abar/Sister Night (Regina King), stepping into the pool and realizing she now possesses the power of Dr Manhattan But the power comes with a price:[...]

One Night In Miami Trailer Debuts Hits Amazon Prime January 15th

One Night In Miami Trailer Debuts, Hits Amazon Prime January 15th

Amazon Studios has debuted the trailer for Regina King's debut as a director, One Night in Miami The film tells the story of four friends, Cassius Clay, Malcolm X, Sam Cooke, and Jim Brown, celebrating Clay's victory over Sonny Liston to become the World Heavyweight champ in 1964 The film stars Kingsley Ben-Adir as Malcolm X, Eli Goree as Cassius Clay, Aldis Hodge as Jim Brown,[...]

Watchmen Creator Damon Lindelof Reveals How Comics Influenced Him

Watchmen Creator Damon Lindelof Reveals How Comics Influenced Him

And a great note it would be to end on, with major wins for the series overall, for actors Regina King and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, and many more For a series, it's a fairy tale ending for a story that began with Lindelof's Instagram "manifesto" and many of Alan Moore's acolytes waiting with their knives[...]

Watchmen: Can Someone Please Take Damon Lindelof Up on Season 2

Watchmen: Can Someone Please Take Damon Lindelof Up on Season 2?

Jean Smart's Agent Laurie Blake took center stage in "She Was Killed by Space Junk", elevating the tension while serving as "devil's advocate" (review here)."If You Don't Like My Story, Write Your Own" (review here), introduced us to Lady Trieu (Hong Chau), saw Angela (Regina King) look to Looking Glass (Tim Blake Nelson) for help when[...]

Watchmen: HBO Reminds Everyone Why Emmy Winner Regina King Is Queen

Watchmen: HBO Reminds Everyone Why Emmy Winner Regina King Is Queen

But perhaps the biggest no-brainer of the night was Regina King winning for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie.[caption id="attachment_1135783" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Angela takes that next step on Watchmen, courtesy of HBO.[/caption]With all serious respect to the other nominees, Watchmen found a way to be an ensemble series with a deep bench while[...]

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Future Regina Kings Emmys Message

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Future; Regina King's Emmys Message

The win-tally included Outstanding Limited Series, Regina King for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie, Lindelof and Cord Jefferson for Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross for Outstanding Music Composition for[...]

Watchmen Regina King Schitts Creek Earn 2020 TCA Awards Honors

Watchmen, Regina King, Schitt's Creek Earn 2020 TCA Awards Honors

Actress Regina King would be recognized for her work as Angela Abar aka Sister Night with a win for Individual Achievement In Drama, while the series would go on to win in the Outstanding New Program, Outstanding Achievement In Movie, Miniseries, Or Special, and Program of the Year categories Pop TV's Schitt's Creek was also[...]

Watchmen Writers Discuss Creating HBOs Anti-Copaganda Cop Show

Watchmen Writers Discuss Creating HBO's "Anti-Copaganda Cop Show"

While it would be easy for Damon Lindelof to get lost in the euphoria that comes with his "remix" pseudo-sequel to comic book classic Watchmen earning 26 Emmy nominations (including for Outstanding Drama Series and acting noms for Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jovan Adepo, Louis Gossett Jr., and Jean Smart), he's always made it[...]

Watchmen: Lindelof Kassell Williams Return to Talk Series Impact

Watchmen: Lindelof, Kassell, Williams Return to Talk Series Impact

With Damon Lindelof's "remix" pseudo-sequel to comic book classic Watchmen heading into next month's Emmy Awards with 26 nominations (the most this year, including for Outstanding Drama Series and acting recognition for Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jovan Adepo, Louis Gossett Jr., and Jean Smart), Craig Mazin (Chernobyl) has returned for a special edition of "The[...]

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Writers Room Having Squid Confidence

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Writers' Room, Having Squid Confidence

Now, the series finds itself heading into next month's Emmy Awards with 26 nomination- taking the title for most nominations, including the series overall for Outstanding Drama Series and individual acting recognitions for Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jovan Adepo, Louis Gossett Jr., and Jean Smart.[caption id="attachment_1214522" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lady Trieu and Adrian Vedit[...]

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Proudly Passes Torch to Next Gen Storytellers

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Proudly Passes Torch to Next Gen Storytellers

HBO's Watchmen creator Damon Lindelof, series star Regina King (Angela aka Sister Night), and the entire team behind the "remix" pseudo-sequel to The-Writer-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic are having a pretty good week The ground-breaking series not only took the title for most nominations, but saw those nods include the series overall[...]

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Responds to HBO Series 26 Emmy Nominations

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Responds to HBO Series' 26 Emmy Nominations

HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA!!!  As we were saying, Lindelof's ground-breaking series not only took the title for most nominations, but saw those nods include the series overall for Outstanding Drama Series, individual acting recognition for Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jovan Adepo, Louis Gossett Jr., and Jean Smart, and many more.[caption id="attachment_1214522" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lady Trieu[...]

Watchmen Universe: 5 Stories HBOs Series Should Consider Exploring

Watchmen Universe: 5 Stories HBO's Series Should Consider Exploring

Watching their dramas play out with the fore-knowledge of where it's all heading would definitely make for a fascinating reveal.[caption id="attachment_1135783" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Angela takes that next step on Watchmen, courtesy of HBO.[/caption]Angela Abar's First 24 Hours: Does it bring back Regina King? Hell, yes That alone should be enough reason and I could go[...]

Watchmen FYC Emmy Video Reveals The Art Behind The Storytelling

Watchmen "FYC" Emmy Video Reveals The Art Behind The Storytelling

As the Peabody Awards Board of Jurors noted when honoring the series, Watchmen is "a frank and provocative reflection on contemporary racialized violence, on the role of police, and on the consequences of a large-scale disaster on the way Americans understand their place in the world." Now, Lindelof's pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore, David Gibbons, and John[...]

Watchmen Team Discuss Recreating 1921 Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre

Watchmen Team Discuss Recreating 1921 Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre

The cable network screened a marathon of the series on Friday, as well as making Lindelof's pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic starring Academy Award winner Regina King available for free on HBO.com and Free On Demand Now, King, Lindelof, director/executive producer Nicole Kassell, and writer/executive story editor Cord Jefferson[...]