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The Right Stuff SDCC Panel Offers Disney+ Space Race Series Preview

The Right Stuff SDCC Panel Offers Disney+ Space Race Series Preview

Now, you know I love all things space, but the panel for The Right Stuff was fantastic, space nut or not. Astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison hosts the discussion with the cast and creators of the upcoming Disney+ series. The panel consists of actors Patrick J. Adams, Jake McDorman, Colin O'Donoghue, Michael Trotter, Aaron Staton, Micah […]

Quibi Cancels Launch Party Upfronts Impacted Over Coronavirus Concerns

Quibi Cancels Launch Party, Upfronts Impacted Over Coronavirus Concerns

The growing outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is being felt all across the pop culture landscape. Earlier today, we reported on how Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune have shifted to tapings without studio audiences over health concerns. As public health official continue to warn against attending events with large crowds, we're learning that shortform digital […]

Genius: Aretha: All Hail Cynthia Erivos Queen of Soul in Nat Geos First-Look Teaser

"Genius: Aretha": All Hail Cynthia Erivo's "Queen of Soul" in Nat Geo's First-Look Teaser

Cynthia Erivo (Broadway's The Color Purple) is having a pretty good start to her 2020: nominated for "Best Actress" and "Best Original Song" (a song she performed live) for Harriet at this year's Academy Awards, while HBO's hit Stephen King adaptation of The Outsider continues burning up Sunday nights. The actress-singer's pop culture takeover continues […]



Golden Globes 2020 TV Nominees: Fleabag Killing Eve Mr. Robot &#038 More

Golden Globes 2020 TV Nominees: "Fleabag", "Killing Eve", "Mr. Robot" & More

Returning to prowl the stage – pint in hand – for the 77th Annual Golden Globes is none other than the (in)famous Ricky Gervais (Humanity, The Office), so mark your calendars for Sunday, January 5, 2020 (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.) and aim those rabbit ears towards NBC. Of course, as much as we're fans […]

Television: Still Whiter Than a Polar Bear in a Snowstorm [BC TV MELTDOWN-OPINION]

Television: Still Whiter Than a Polar Bear in a Snowstorm [BC TV MELTDOWN-OPINION]

The number one problem with television today is a lack of diversity. 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, […]



The Right Stuff Re-Launch Hires its Mercury Seven Crew

"The Right Stuff" Re-Launch Hires its Mercury Seven Crew

National Geographic has cast their Mercury Seven crew for their upcoming adaptation of Tom Wolfe's The Right Stuff. Jake McDorman and Joe Dempsie will be starring opposite Patrick J. Adams, with the rest of the seven astronauts set to be played by Aaron Staton, Michael Trotter, Micah Stock, and James Lafferty, according to Deadline. The […]