Weekly Roundup – Week of May 21

Another week in the bag, another week of news. Here’s what happened.   Lupita Nyong’o and Rihanna Set to Star in Film Written by Issa Rae and Directed by Ava DuVernay https://geeksofcolor.co/2017/05/22/lupita-nyongo-and-rihanna-set-to-star-in-film-written-by-issa-rae-and-directed-by-ava-duvernay/ The Get Down is canceled. http://deadline.com/2017/05/the-get-down-canceled-netflix-one-season-1202102024/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter Gina Prince-Bythewood to become… Continue Reading


Weekly Roundup – Week of May 14

Due to some technical difficulties, this past week’s is a little late. Check out what’s new in the film and television world.   Andre Holland is cast as lead in Castle Rock. https://shadowandact.com/andre-holland-books-leak-in-hulujj-abramsstephen-king-psych-horror-series-castle-rock Daveed Diggs to lead Snowpiercer series. http://share.ew.com/IWPMmeA Jordan Peele… Continue Reading


Weekly Roundup – Week of April 30 and May 7

This time around, we have a double edition of Weekly Roundup, covering two weeks of news. There’s been some cancellations, development news, and a show in trouble. Take a look.   Charlie could be joining Zoey in college on black-ish. https://www.buzzfeed.com/marcusjones/zoey-is-not-the-only-black-ish-character-joining-the?utm_term=.ydya2verj… Continue Reading