Tag Archives: Starring

WATCH: British Airways unveil funny safety video starring Michael Caine and David Walliams

British Airway’s new star-studded safety video has been launched in collaboration with Comic Relief. The video, which explains all the usual safety announcements you’d hear on a plane, is filled with jokes guaranteed to entertain passengers travelling with BA from July. In the video, seven celebrities are seen ‘auditioning’ in humorous sketches. They are under the watchful eye of comedian ...

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Netflix Announces New Chicago Hip-Hop Movie Beats, Starring Anthony Anderson

Netflix has announced Beats, a new original movie based on the Chicago hip-hop scene. Anthony Anderson will star as a former artist manager “who fell from grace,” alongside 17-year-old newcomer (and Chicago native) Khalil Everage, who will portray a “young musical prodigy.” According to a press release, the Chris Robinson-directed film will feature “both established and rising Chicago based hip-hop ...

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TV Review: ‘Sharp Objects’ Starring Amy Adams

In the wake of HBO’s critical and popular success with “Big Little Lies,” the comparisons to the new limited series “Sharp Objects” — premiering June 7 at the ATX Festival in Austin, Texas, before its first airing on July 8 — are almost too easy to make. Like the first season of “Lies,” “Objects” is entirely directed by the flashy ...

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The artist, evolving and then fully formed in Nat Geo's ‘Genius: Picasso,’ starring Antonio Banderas

It is a long series — 10 episodes — of which only four were available for review, so these are provisional judgments. As art history, “Genius: Picasso” is so far only sketchily enlightening, unless you count “An artist must always see below the surface” as a revelation. But there is much yet to come: Picasso’s Iberian period, his African period, ...

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BBC America turn male-oriented genre on its head with 'Killing Eve' starring Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer

Though “Killing Eve,” based on novellas by Luke Jennings, has been in the works for a few years, the timing couldn’t be better for its debut, with Barnett saying that in the #MeToo and #TimesUp era, “we’re seeing a sort of chipping away at the assumption that big, serious main stories must have men at the center.”… ENTERTAINMENT – Los ...

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