In celebration of the upcoming film GHOST IN THE SHELL, stars Scarlett Johansson, “Beat” Takeshi Kitano, and director Rupert Sanders joined fans and influencers from across the globe in Tokyo on Sunday for the film’s global launch party.
Canela Kids premiered an educational series of Latina women who have inspired generations with its new original series SúperEllas. The free animated series on the streaming service Canela TV features Latina icons such as Frida Kahlo, Rita Moreno, Isabel Allende, Selena Quintanilla, Celia Cruz, Lorena Ochoa, and Ellen Ochoa.
Hispanic Heritage Month kicks off Thursday, and Paramount+ is celebrating by spotlighting talent, series and and movies in their library. The streaming platform curated a collection of series and movies titled ‘One Mountain. Una Familia.’ See what Paramount+ has to offer below.
Din Djarin guest stars in 'The Book of Boba Fett' episode 5 of the Disney+ series, so Disney gave the beloved character a new poster. The Mandolorian appeared with his new accessory, the dark saber which is also featured in the poster. The Armorer and Peli Motto played by Amy Sedaris also get their own new key art. Check them out below.
Win a 65-inch SmartTV from Canela.TV who's celebrating the holidays with your favorite films and rewarding someone with the giveaway. Get the deets below on your chance to win the SmartTV and watch holiday films on the streaming service.
Directed by Michael Barnett, CHANGING THE GAME follows three high school transgender athletes in various stages of their transformation. Hulu will premiere the award-winning documentary Tuesday, June 1 as part of their Pride Month celebration.
Before we get another HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA movie in theaters July 23 with TRANFORMANIA, Sony Pictures Animation released a short film, MONSTER PETS for Pet Day on April 11. Watch the nearly six minute short below.
Disney+ held their TCA Winter Panel Wednesday morning, and revealed their upcoming slate that includes The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, Loki, The Mighty Ducks:Game Changers, Star Wars: The Bad Batch, High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Season 2 and others. See the schedule below.
On DC Fandome part two Saturday, "Pennyworth" executive producer Bruno Heller announced Martha Kane (Emma Paetz) has a bun in the oven in the second season. Bruce and Martha are not married yet, so it'll be interesting to see if the baby is Bruce Wayne and whether there's a shotgun wedding. The DC character Lucius Fox will also be entering the picture in the sophomore outing. Read the official announcement.
The ABC News tribute special for Chadwick Boseman which aired two days after his death can now be viewed on Disney+. On Sunday, August 30, ABC aired Marvel's BLACK PANTHER followed by the CHADWICK BOSEMAN: A TRIBUTE FOR A KING special. In case you missed the tribute, now you can view it on Disney+.
Colombian Reggaeton star J Balvin's life story is coming to Amazon Prime Video as a documentary, THE BOY FROM MEDELLÍN. Monday, Amazon announced the streaming channel acquired the new documentary from Matthew Heineman (WHEN LAMBS BECOME LIONS, A PRIVATE WAR).
Remember "The Star Wars Holiday Special" back in 1978? Disney has announced a follow-up to the Holiday special in LEGO form for Disney+ airing Tuesday, November 17. The cast of the new STAR WARS movies will return in an animated version in the "LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special.” The Disney press release reveals the story directly follows the events of STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER, so in a way we're getting a sequel.
Nicky Jam's life story and rise to fame is recreated for Netflix's bio-series, “Nicky Jam: El Ganador" now airing. To support his new Netflix show, Nicky has released a new version of the music video “Muévelo” ft. Daddy Yankee.
Dave Chappelle felt compelled to put on an impromptu stand-up special in the wake of George Floyd's murder by a Minneapolis cop. The half-hour special he titled "8:46" in reference to how long a knee was to his neck, is streaming for free on Netflix's YouTube channel, the comedian tackles the protest, CNN's Don Lemon, a black conseravatives' view of Floyd's culpability (she will remain unnamed) and give historical context of racial injustice. While there are some funny gags, Chapelle uses the time to rant about the events of the last two weeks.
Disney+'s hit series, "Diary of a Future President" from Gina Rodriguez's production banner will return for a second season with Rodriguez returning to play the adult Elena. See the details about the news below.
The world is going through a rough time trying to deal with a global pandemic, and some industries have had to temporarily close shop. Into the fifth month of the year, new movies have been released, but as you would expect, theaters are closed. That leaves online movie streaming the only way to catch new releases, with top sites like streamingwars.com offering plenty of options for movie lovers.
On May 11, Comcast will bring back Xfinity Watchathon Week with Hulu Originals like ‘Little Fires Everywhere,’ ‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ ‘Ramy’ and ‘Shrill.’ Free programming will be available across Xfinity platforms including X1, Flex and Xfinity Stream. See what else you can watch for free from May 11 - 17.
Many in the motion picture and television industry have been hit hard by the COVID-19 shutdown. The Hollywood Critics Association will be hosting a triviathon to raise money for many in need at this time. The event will take place Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. PST/7:30 p.m. EST on HCA's YouTube and Twitch channels. See the press release for details on how to play and donate if you can.
Yet another streaming service is entering the crowded field with NBC and Universal Pictures launching Peacock Premium July 15 with a huge library to rival Disney+. X1 and Flex Customers customers will be able to sample the new service now before the summer launch at no additional cost. See what's coming to Peacock Premium.
Apple TV+ is making their streaming service much more kid-friendly given parents need lot of content during the Covid-19 quarantine. Apple is bringing back Jim Henson's classic 80s characters, The Fraggles in “Fraggle Rock: Rock On!,” and the first episode is now streaming along with other educational programming for families for free for a limited time.
No doubt parents need a virtual babysitter right now as children are home 24/7 amid the coronavirus lockdown. Sony Pictures Entertainment may have the answer. Tuesday, Sony Pictures unveiled their new YouTube channel, Kids Zone with interactive material for young children. Get the details below.
No doubt everyone will have a lot of time on their hands while in isolation during the coronavirus pandemic. The only good news out of the crisis is that we'll have time to binge-watch movies and televison shows all day long. Now more studios are taking Universal's route and releasing current film releases on VOD early. Warner Bros. will be releasing Margot Robbie's BIRDS OF PREY and Guy Ritchie's THE GENTLEMEN, and Vin Diesel's recent release BLOODSHOT is also coming to an early digital release.