Camila Mendes and Maya Hawke star as Drea and Eleanor in Do Revenge. The new dark comedy will be released Friday, September 16, only on Netflix.Continue reading “Camila Mendes and Maya Hawke Talk ‘Do Revenge’ and Making an Impact”
Tyler Blackburn and Michael Vlamis bring the beloved couple of Alex Manes and Michael Guerin to life on Roswell, New Mexico. The sci-fi drama premiered in 2019 and is currently finishing its final season. The series finale will air Monday, September 5 at 8pm ET/PT on The CW. This interview will include spoilers for episode 4×12, “Two Sparrows in a Hurricane.”Continue reading “Tyler Blackburn and Michael Vlamis Talk Malex’s Cosmic Love Story on ‘Roswell, New Mexico’”
A vampire and a vampire hunter falling in love? Consider us obsessed! Sarah Catherine Hook and Imani Lewis star as Juliette Fairmont and Calliope Burns in First Kill. All eight episodes of season 1 are now streaming on Netflix.Continue reading “Sarah Catherine Hook and Imani Lewis Talk Their New Netflix Series, ‘First Kill’”
The pirate’s life is a hard one indeed. They don’t talk about that enough, do they? The swashbuckling escapades of Jack Sparrow and our other favorite fictional pirates might seem like a boatload of fun, but real pirating is dangerous.Continue reading “‘Our Flag Means Death’ and the Importance of Clear Queerness”
Andrew Ahn tries to find something to relate to in every film or series he works on.Continue reading “‘Fire Island’ Director Andrew Ahn on Queer Relationships and Keeping Up With Pop Culture”
Love doesn’t come easy, especially for queer characters of color. Either we have stories that consists of “coming-of-age” or “coming-out” — both of which are completely fine and beautiful — but there never is a unapologetically queer movie about finding love through the chaos of one hot summer. That is where Andrew Ahn’s Fire Island comes in.Continue reading “‘Fire Island’ is a Queer Rom-Com Take on ‘Pride & Prejudice’”
Rowan Blanchard and Auli’i Cravalho star in Crush. Hulu has shared new first look images at the upcoming film, which is directed by Sammi Cohen and written by Kirsten King and Casey Rackham. Crush premieres on Friday, April 29.Continue reading “Here’s Your First Look at Hulu’s New Movie, ‘Crush’”
Representation in gaming has grown in size and in demand over the last decade, and countless gamers, content creators, and advocates believe there is still much work to be done to make the space a safer one for gamers of all backgrounds. Australia and New Zealand content creator and gaming influencer Dhayana Sena, who also goes by Miss Deus Geek, is one of those advocates whose voice is making waves.Continue reading “Dhayana ‘MissDeusGeek’ Sena Talks Gaming, Representation, and Women of Xbox Initiative”
Since her debut in Season 4 of Supergirl, Kelly Olsen has been an invaluable friend, sister, and beloved partner of Supergirl and her close friends and family. Her relationship with Kara’s sister, Alex, has been one of the best highlights of queer relationships in superhero TV. Even though Supergirl is ending this season, Kelly still has more moments to shine, especially as she takes up the mantle of Guardian left by her brother Jimmy, who has left the hero life behind.Continue reading “NOC Interview: Azie Tesfai Steps into Her Power on ‘Supergirl”
Palestinian historian and scholar N.A. Mansour joins us to discuss the situation in Palestine, where the situation stands now, how pop culture plays into the dehumanization of Palestinians, and what you can do to help and learn more about Palestinian people and their struggles. We also discuss all of Loki Season 1! What did we like about the series, and what themes resonated with us? Where could it have done better in areas? We also give our recommendations, and much more!Continue reading “The Middle Geeks Episode 28: Palestine in Pop Culture and ‘Loki’”
With three episodes in and I’m already obsessively hooked on Marvel’s Loki, even more than the previous two Marvel Disney+ shows. The first episode, and every episode after, has gotten me into a new little weekly routine.Continue reading “Loki’s Bisexuality and How to Move Forward in the MCU”
HBO Max’s hit show Genera+ion is finally coming back this Pride month! Season 1 is finishing up its second half, starting with episode 9 today!
The NOC got to talk to some of the cast in anticipation of the second half’s premiere, including Lukita Maxwell, aka Delilah herself! Delilah had one of the most shocking and tear-jerking plotlines during the first half of the season, and I got to (virtually) sit down and talk with Lukita about it as well as what we can expect to see when the show returns.Continue reading “Lukita Maxwell on That Shocking ‘Genera+ion’ Finale”
Happy Pride month everyone! Like most month-long celebrations of a minority group, Pride really is something we should be appreciating all year round. But a month with the spotlight shining on the LGBTQ+ community around the world is definitely something to get excited about.
We still have a long way to go before anyone can say that LGBTQ representation in media is as present as it is not, but if you’re looking for some incredible examples of Pride in entertainment, all you need is an HBO Max subscription.Continue reading “HBO Max Celebrates Pride 2021 By Shining A Light On LGBTQ+ Representation”