The Cast of ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Discuss Kugelblitzes and Season 3

The Hargreeves are back! And this season of The Umbrella Academy, they have some pretty stiff competition in the form of The Sparrow Academy! You may remember at the end of Season 2, after saving the world from yet another apocalypse, the family and Number 5 teleported themselves back into the present. Only now, due to the changes they’ve made to history, it was a completely different present than the one they are used to. They created an alternate timeline! Let the expletives fly!

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Joseph Kosinski and Eric Newman Discuss All Things ‘Spiderhead’

Joseph Kosinski directed the new genre-bending and darkly funny psychological thriller, Spiderhead. The film, which is based on The New Yorker short story by George Saunders, is produced by Eric Newman and now streaming on Netflix.

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Jurnee Smollett on Netflix’s ‘Spiderhead’ and the Courage to Be Vulnerable

Jurnee Smollett takes on the role of Lizzy in Netflix’s new genre-bending and darkly funny psychological thriller, Spiderhead. The film, which is based on The New Yorker short story by George Saunders, will be released on June 17.

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Chris Hemsworth Discusses His Unique Role in ‘Spiderhead’

Chris Hemsworth portrays Steve Abnesti in Netflix’s new genre-bending and darkly funny psychological thriller, Spiderhead. The film, which is based on The New Yorker short story by George Saunders, will be released on June 17. Hemsworth also serves as a producer.

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Kaley Cuoco Previews the New Season of ‘The Flight Attendant’

Kaley Cuoco stars as Cassie Bowden in the critically acclaimed Max Original series, The Flight Attendant. The actress also serves as an executive producer. Season two of the dark comedy premieres on Thursday, April 21 with two episodes.

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Shelley Hennig on ‘The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window’

Shelley Hennig stars as Lisa in the new series, The Woman in the House Across the Street From the Girl in the Window. All eight episodes are currently streaming on Netflix. This interview will contain spoilers!

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Raise Your Brellies! ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Season 3 Has Wrapped

Hargreeves stans rejoice because The Umbrella Academy has officially wrapped production of season three. Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá’s stellar graphic novel turned groundbreaking Netflix series has fans eagerly waiting for its release. Per the series’ official Twitter page, the super kids turned badass time travelers (oops, spoilers I guess?) came together to announce the end of production and how excited they were for fans to dive into the new season. With the end of season two came countless questions, like who the hell is the Sparrow Academy, why is Ben their leader, what planet is Sir Reginald Hargreeves from, and where’d Lila go at the end of it all?

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NOC Interview: Jake Lacy Talks HBO’s ‘The White Lotus’

Jake Lacy stars as Shane Patton in HBO’s The White Lotus. All six episodes of the series are now streaming on HBO Max and the show was already renewed for a second installment. According to a press release, it ranked #1 this month among all series on HBO Max and achieved consistent week over week growth for both premiere as well as digital audience.

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Valerie Armstrong and Craig DiGregorio Discuss All Things ‘Kevin Can F**K Himself’

Kevin Can F**K Himself is created by Valerie Armstrong, while Craig DiGregorio serves as both showrunner and executive producer. The new dark comedy premiered June 13 on AMC+ and June 20 on AMC. The eight-episode series will continue to air on AMC+ one week ahead of the AMC linear airings on Sundays at 9 PM ET/PT. I got to speak with Armstrong and DiGregorio all about their new series, their personal favorite sitcoms, seeing the characters brought to life by the cast, the dark comedy genre, and much more! Keep reading to see what they said.

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Check Out the Amazing Cast for Netflix’s ‘Strangers’

Jenn Kaytin Robinson’s Strangers is a new dark comedy about two girls who team up to go after the other’s bully. The talented cast so far includes Camila Mendes, Maya Hawke, Austin Abrams, Alisha Boe, Rish Shah, Talia Ryder, Paris Berelc, Jonathan Daviss, Maia Reficco, Ava Capri, and Sophie Turner. Robinson is known for her work on Someone Great and Sweet/Vicious.

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Mary Hollis Inboden and Eric Petersen on Their New Series, ‘Kevin Can F**K Himself’

Kevin Can F**K Himself stars Mary Hollis Inboden as Patty O’Connor and Eric Petersen as the protagonist husband, Kevin McRoberts. Patty is Allison’s tough, glass-half-empty neighbor who hides an intelligence and dissatisfaction that bonds her to Allison. Kevin is Allison’s husky and “lovable” man-child. The new dark comedy premiered June 13 on AMC+ and June 20 on AMC. The eight-episode series will continue to air on AMC+ one week ahead of the AMC linear airings on Sundays at 9 PM ET/PT.

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NOC Interview: B.K. Cannon on the New Season of ‘Why Women Kill’

B.K. Cannon stars as Dee in the dark comedy, Why Women Kill. The show’s new season premiered with its first two episodes on June 3. The remaining episodes drop weekly on Thursdays on Paramount+. I got to ask Cannon about the time period of the second season, Dee’s storyline, what drew her to the character, the importance of the female lens, and so much more! Keep reading to find out what she shared.

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Take a Look at the New Trailer and Key Art for AMC’s ‘Kevin Can F**K Himself’

Annie Murphy stars as Allison in the upcoming new series, Kevin Can F**K Himself. The first two installments of the eight-episode season will premiere on Sunday, June 13 on AMC+ and back-to-back on AMC on Sunday, June 20. The remaining episodes will continue to debut on AMC+ one week ahead of the AMC airings on Sundays at 9 PM ET/PT.

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Justin Hartley Joins Mo McRae’s Dark Comedy-Thriller ‘A Lot of Nothing’

The former superhero takes a villainous turn as Justin Hartley is being added to the talented cast of the feature film, A Lot of Nothing, which already includes Y’lan Noel, Cleopatra Coleman, Lex Scott Davis, and Shamier Anderson. The film is the directorial debut of the acclaimed actor, Mo McRae from a screenplay he co-wrote with Sarah Kelly Kaplan. McRae also produces A Lot of Nothing with Inny Clemons and Jason Tamasco. An Anonymous Content, Scalable Content, and Traction production, the film is Executive Produced by Kim Hodgert, David Oyelowo, and Zak Kristofek.

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‘Jojo Rabbit’ Sends a Timely Message via Satire, Fascism, and War

The 39th Hawaii International Film Festival is currently underway in Honolulu, and the 11-day event began with a stellar opening night screening last Thursday of Taika Waititi’s latest film, Jojo Rabbit. Set in Nazi Europe, the dark comedy loosely based on the Christine Leunens novel, Caging Skies, follows a 10-year-old Hitler Youth (Roman Griffin Davis) who finds out his mother (Scarlett Johansson) is hiding a Jewish girl (Thomasin McKenzie) in their home. Through getting to know her, he comes to question his own beliefs, even in the midst of his imaginary friend, an idiotic version of Adolf Hitler played by Waititi himself, trying to tell him otherwise.

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