Black Lightning Season 1 Villain Revealed

Last weekend at the ATX Television Festival in Austin, Texas, co-showrunners Salim Akil and Mara Brock Akil revealed they’re eager to explore the backstories on Black Lightning‘s antagonists, as opposed to a “villain-of-the-week”. Chief among those foes is “Tobias Whale." Although there is no news about who will be playing Tobias yet, it will probably … Continue reading Black Lightning Season 1 Villain Revealed

Black Panther Production Wrapped

Production for Marvel's Black Panther has wrapped! Although they've finished it, the visual effects that will bring Wakanda and Black Panther to life still have to be added by Marvel Studios. (Left to right: Chadwick Boseman with Lupita Nyong’o (who plays Dora Milaje member Nakia), director Ryan Coogler, and Syndelle Noel.) Starring Chadwick Boseman playing T'challa/Black … Continue reading Black Panther Production Wrapped

Netflix’s The Get Down Cancelled

After one season, Netflix has decided to cancel their show The Get Down. "The multi-talented Baz Luhrmann and a team of collaborators -- Oscar-winner Catherine Martin, legendary MC Nas, Grandmaster Flash, Pulitzer-winning playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis, and hip-hop historian Nelson George -- have created a music-driven drama that documents the emergence of a new art … Continue reading Netflix’s The Get Down Cancelled