Couch potatoes everywhere synchronize calendars and iPhone notifications for this fall's lineup of television. Or at least I am. Here is my tentative schedule of what's new, returning and will never see the whites of my eyes. September 25 both Fox's The Gifted and NBC's This Is Us return. Fox's X-Men series ended on a high note, being … Continue reading N.O.T.: Fall TV Preview
On June 22 Netflix's third Marvel hero returned with its sophomore season. Luke Cage season two was available midnight Friday. Soon Twitter buzzed of its likes, dislikes and other observances of the 13-episode entry. How did the season fair after the tumultuous reception to Diamondback? Peep my review below. WARNING: Small spoilers ahead Season 2 of Luke Cage took … Continue reading Rewind: Harlem crowns a king in solid “Luke Cage” S2
https://youtu.be/yNje3jfYLl4 Mario Tennis was one of the few sports games I actually enjoyed playing. Mostly because I was good at it. So the announcement of the Mario Tennis: Aces has me saving my coins to purchase Nintendo's Switch very soon. In this fun ad Mario faces Rafael Nadal in match that shows off not only gameplay, but … Continue reading Trailer Things: Game is set for “Mario Tennis: Aces” this summer
The final chapter founds Clementine as a young adult, fighting for a place to call home.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKt7bkHw3xk In this animated feature from Sony/Marvel, we're officially introduced to the other Spider-Man, Miles Morales. Born in the comics, Miles learns the ropes of being a superhero from Peter Parker himself as their universes merge. It looks like we'll also see a female spidey in Gwen Stacy. Another comic favorite. Morales is voiced by Shameik Moore … Continue reading Trailer Things: “Spider-Man: Into the Sider-Verse”, Dec. 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6S3phVSi0tI After much anticipation, Steve McQueen's long-awaited mob wives thriller makes waves. The trailer for Widows features four women's plan to protect what is theirs when their criminal husbands are murdered. The film stars Viola Davis, Michelle Rodriguez, Cynthia Erivo and Elizabeth Debicki as our female foursome. With a script guided by McQueen and Gillian Flynn, the … Continue reading Trailer Things: Steve McQueen’s “Widows”
Before ABC's Scandal comes to an end, let me recap the best moments in Olivia Pope's D.C. #scandal #seriesfinale #abc #itshandled
The CW threw there hat in the inclusive ring with last year's announcement of D.C.'s Black Lightning. After the success of their mostly white superhero shows - adding Supergirl two years ago- it was time D.C.'s first African American star shined. Akin to Marvel's Luke Cage, Lightning struck in the 1970s off the popularity of … Continue reading (Black) Lightning Does Strike Twice