EXCLUSIVE: Samuel Goldwyn Film announced today that it has acquired North American rights to Casimir Nozkowski’s first feature film, The Outside Story . The film, starring Brian Tyree Henry , Sonequa Martin-Green , Sunita Mani and Olivia Edward, will premiere on-demand and digital on Apr. 30, 2021. The deal was negotiated by Miles Fineburg on behalf of Samuel Goldwyn Films and Brian Newman of Sub-Genre Media on behalf of the filmmakers. In The Outside Story , Henry stars as Charles Young, a broken-hearted video editor. Perceiving a betrayal of trust as a sign his girlfriend Isha (Martin-Green) is leaving him, Charles preemptively blows up his relationship and sequesters himself at home. The fates do not comply and Charles locks himself out of his apartment. Stumbling into a transformational, timely odyssey exploring his community, Charles meets a dynamic ensemble of previously avoided neighbors (Mani, Edward and Asia Kate Dillon), who show him everyone’s got issues and … [Read more...] about Samuel Goldwyn Acquires Brian Tyree Henry Comedy ‘The Outside Story’
Henry Danger , a popular superhero show on Nickelodeon from 2014 to 2020, saw its first three seasons on Netflix land at No. 4 on Nielsen ’s U.S. streaming rankings for January 18 to 24. Bridgerton repeated at No. 1, collecting 1.06 billion minutes of viewing during the week, its fifth consecutive week past the 1 billion minute mark. Netflix, which again controlled all 10 spots in the rankings, has called the show its best-performing original of all time, and a second season of the Shonda Rhimes period drama is in the works. Henry ‘s strong showing, with 731 million minutes of viewing, comes just weeks before Nickelodeon parent ViacomCBS rebrands streaming service CBS All Access as Paramount+ in a high-profile streaming push. In fact, the show’s first four seasons have been available on CBS All Access, but the Netflix debut came on January 21. Related Story Netflix To Offer 'The Trial Of The Chicago 7' Free For 48 Hours To Commemorate Verdict … [Read more...] about ‘Henry Danger’ Run On Netflix Flies To No. 4 On Nielsen U.S. Streaming Chart As ‘Bridgerton’ Keeps Top Spot
Voice actor Mike Henry said Friday on Twitter that he no longer will voice the Cleveland Brown character on Fox’s animated Family Guy . Henry, who is white, has voiced the African-American Brown since the show’s inception in 1999. He also voiced the character and his son, Rallo Tubbs, on the spinoff, The Cleveland Show, which ran for four years on Fox. Henry was a voice on Family Guy since its 1999 debut. He also voiced Latina maid Consuela on the animated series. The announcement comes in the wake of two other animated series recasting mixed-race who had been voiced by white actors: Jenny Slate on Big Mouth and Kristen Bell on Central Park. “It’s been an honor to play Cleveland on Family Guy for 20 years. I love this character, but persons of color should play characters of color. Therefore, I will be stepping down from the role,” Henry wrote. There have been no other reactions yet from the show producers or cast members. ‘Big Mouth’: Jenny … [Read more...] about ‘Family Guy’ Voice Actor Mike Henry Stepping Down From ‘Cleveland Brown’ Role
Henry Cavill could very well be working on a movie based on the popular sci-fi video game series, Mass Effect . The mystery of Henry Cavill's secret project thickens following yesterday's tease, with the actor sharing an image of himself reading from a top-secret document and teasing an upcoming project. Many theorized (oops) that it could be his return as Superman , however after some sophisticated investigation, some clever fans have ascertained that it is much more likely related to Mass Effect . Which, to be fair, is equally as exciting. Cavill posted the image to social media along with the caption "Secret project? Or just a handful of paper with random words on it.... Guess you'll have to wait and see. Happy hump day all." Going over the pages of blurred words in Cavill's hand in the image, inquisitive movie fans have used a Focus Magic program to pick out the words "Cerberus," "Reaper," "Geth," and "Tali'Zorah," all of which are associated with the Mass Effect … [Read more...] about Is Henry Cavill’s Super Secret Project the Mass Effect Movie?
Henry Cavill fans are worried his time as the Man of Steel is over after the news broke that a Superman reboot was in the works at Warner Bros. On Friday, it was announced that author Ta-Nehisi would be penning a new Superman feature with J. J. Abrams producing . No names are yet attached to star in the movie, but as of this time, it seems that the game plan is to find a new actor to play Superman. Because Henry Cavill has been "eager to get back into the cape," Man of Steel fans have been commenting on the potential end of Cavill's Superman. One concerned fan tweeted, "WB. Please for the love of god do not ditch Henry Cavill when making this new Superman movie, he deserves to play Clark again. He has put so much of his time into perfecting this character out of pure love for the character and what he means to people. Give him what he deserves." RELATED: New Superman Movie Is Coming from Producer J.J. Abrams & Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates In response to the … [Read more...] about Superman Reboot News Has Henry Cavill Fans Bummed Out