Thursday, February 21, 2019

Meet The Characters of Netflix’s Elite

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The Following is a list of cast and characters from the Netflix program Elite and their status at the end of the season(s). Characters are added as they are noted in episode recaps. Miguel Bernardeau As Guzmán First Appears: Season 1/ Episode 1 Character Introduction Guzmán, son of a wealthy construction magnate, is perhaps one of the most powerful kids, socially, at his high...

Highlights of the Month: September 2018

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In this post, you’ll find Highlights for the Month of September 2018. Top Performances or Scenes (In No Particular Order) Julia Garner as Ruth (Ozark) & Ellie (Maniac) If I do a top ten, twenty, or thirty actors, scenes, or characters, Julia Garner is a must for inclusion. Just episodes 4 – 6 of season 2 of Ozark, show why this young...

Lynn Whitfield Hints That She Is Meeting With DC Comics – What Role Could She Be Up For?

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Subject Lynn Whitfield Category Entertainment Type of News Casting Speculation Summary The legendary Lynn Whitfield was on The Breakfast Club to speak about her career, as well as to advertise her upcoming movie Nappily Ever After. During the conversation, she mentioned the desire to work in sci-fi/ fantasy and later on laughs. In that moment, Charlagmagne Tha God mentions she has a DC villain laugh and...

Highlights of the Month – August 2018

In this post, you’ll find Highlights of the Month of August 2018. Images and text in this post may contain affiliate links which, if a purchase is made from those sites, I may earn money or products from the company. Most affiliate links contain an upward facing, superscript, arrow. Top Performances or Scenes (In No Particular Order) Geraldine Viswanathan (The Package) One thing...

Everybody Digital – Recap/ Review

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Everybody Digital, as a platform, has promise, but it is missing a handful of bells and whistles which seem essential for lasting success. Summary Everybody Digital is a mobile-only platform of which the goal is to extend the life of shorts. For, as creator Allen Maldonado notes, there isn’t much of a life for shorts after the festival circuit. Especially for...

Is It Enough For Light-Skinned and Bi-Racial Actors To Be Aware & Speak Out?

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As light-skinned and bi-racial Black actresses find themselves asked about colorism, will they do more than note awareness of it? Subject Colorism in Hollywood Category Entertainment Summary With The Hate U Give on the horizon, to be released October 19th in the US, and its lead actress Amandla Stenberg yet another example of colorism in Hollywood, of course, she speaks on the issue. As she...

Desus Flips Out During His Smart, Funny, and Black Appearance in Brooklyn

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The receipts are out: Watch Desus, of Desus and Mero, flip out during the Lituation 101 Tour of Smart, Funny, and Black. Category Entertainment Summary During the almost completely sold out tour, covered here, Desus of Desus and Mero, aka the Bodega Boys was scheduled to be a contestant during the Brooklyn stop of Smart, Funny, and Black. Now, let it be noted,...

Teachable Moments From Andi Mack: Teen Relationships

Andi saying "You think it's cute, but it's not cute."
It has been a week since the 2nd season finale, so let us look back at one of the top things the series has presented: Teen relationships. As noted in season 1 and season 2 reviews of Andi Mack, when it comes to the relationships presented, particularly those Andi, Jonah, Buffy, Amber, Cyrus, Iris, and Marty experience, we get a...

It Goes A Little Deeper Than That: How Raven’s Home Continues To Push Children’s Programming Like Its Predecessor

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Raven's Home, on the surface, seems like your regular, live audience, comedy. However, like it's predecessor there is more to it than you can see on the surface. For years, That’s So Raven was put on a pedestal for addressing racism, body image issues, among other topics. Usually for just an episode but when it comes to children’s programming, just...

In Reaction To: The Academy Adding “Outstanding Achievement in Popular Film” Category to the Oscars

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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors have decided to add a new category to the Oscars. Not to honor stunt men and women but popular movies. Oy vey. Category Oscars, Entertainment, Movies Summary Since 2014, when the Oscars peaked at 43.7 million viewers, the ratings have been going further and further down. The 2018 Oscars hit 26.5 million viewers so, naturally,...