No doubt parents need a virtual babysitter right now as children are home 24/7 amid the coronavirus lockdown. Sony Pictures Entertainment may have the answer. Tuesday, Sony Pictures unveiled their new YouTube channel, Kids Zone with interactive material for young children. Get the details below.
Chris Evans is playing dad to IT movie’s Jaeden Martell in Apple TV+’s “Defending Jacob,” and its their second time acting together after KNIVES OUT. The eight-episode limited series also starring Michelle Dockery starts streaming April 24. Watch new trailer below.
Nicky Jam’s rag to riches story is being told in an authorized bio-series, “Nicky Jam: El Ganador” for Netflix. The 13-episode series will debut internationally April 12, and stars Nicky Jam as himself narrating the story while a young actor plays his younger self recreating the events that fueled his rise to fame from a rough upbringing.
“Nicky Jam: El Ganador” is directed by acclaimed film and music video director Jessy Terrero.
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Official Synopsis Los Angeles, Ca—"Nicky Jam: El Ganador," the authorized bio-series based on the life and career of the Latin music superstar, will be available to Netflix members in the U.S. on Tuesday, April 21. The 13-episode series previously debuted on Netflix internationally.
“Nicky Jam: El Ganador” tells the life story of award-winning Nicky Jam, a singer-songwriter, who has become a worldwide music phenomenon. From his humble and troubled start in Boston, to his downfall on the streets, to becoming the king of one of the most popular musical genres, this is not only the life of Nicky Jam, but the history of reggaeton itself.
The series is directed by acclaimed film and music video director Jessy Terrero and produced by Endemol Shine Boomdog, a division of Endemol Shine North America. Juan Diego Medina of La Industria Inc. and Sergio Pizzolante, served as executive producers.
“I’ve been hearing from many of my fans on social media and when I talk with them in person, that they’ve been waiting for the chance to see ‘El Ganador’ in the U.S. on Netflix,” said Nicky Jam. “Now they will get to see it starting April 21 and I hope they enjoy it like so many others have across the world. I’m really proud of what we created.”
“I am excited about bringing this level of story-telling that is related to reggaeton music,” added Terrero. “The genre’s popularity gives our story and others like it the opportunity to reach a much larger audience. This is my mission with Cinema Giants. Nicky’s story is inspirational in so many ways. I am proud to be part of it.”
The organizers behind San Diego's Comic Con announced they still plan on holding the July 23-26 convention this summer even as medical experts predict this coronavirus pandemic may extend until September. The annual event is the hottest ticket in San Diego, but the prospect of attending an overcrowded convention may not be ideal to many. While many have wished for years to get a hard-to-get ticket to attend, this year may be different. So we wanted to take a poll to see whether you'll take the chance and a make the trek to San Diego this summer.
There may be tons of tickets available for #SDCC2020 this year as organizers say they plan to still hold the fan convention. Would you go this year given the #coronavirus situation?
The Walt Disney Studios released new dates for just some of their films but not all. MULAN, Marvel's BLACK WIDOW, FREE GUY (starring Ryan Reynolds) were pushed to later this year and others like JUNGLE BOOK to 2021. Pixar's SOUL will remain on its original date of June 19. The new Marvel slate is also out beyond 2021. ARTEMIS FOWL will now premiere exclusively on Disney+ but no timeframe was announced. See the new release schedule and movies that were left off the list.
Ironically the new DisneyNature documentary titled ELEPHANT is singular but the new Disney+ movie shows it takes a village to survive the harsh environment in Africa. However, the new nature documentary narrated by Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, is dedicated to Gaia, the matriarch of the group who uses her instincts and past memories to get her herd including her one-year-old nephew Jomo safely to the next watering hole and back. If humans think they have it rough, ELEPHANT puts everything in perspective. Watch video below.
Disney+ premieres two new DisneyNature documentaries Friday, April 3, DOLPHIN REEF and ELEPHANT. Both nature docs are a welcome distraction at a time when families need to entertain their kids and perhaps learn lessons from the animal kingdom. Video review below.
Don't fall for Harvey Weinstein's victim act now that he's behind bars. In a new series, "Harvey Weinstein: ID Breaking Now," the Investigation Discovery channel, you'll hear from his victims, the evidence against him and from the spy who worked on his behalf to silence those who knew too much. The show premieres Sunday, April 12th at 10/9ct.
Salma Hayek, Tiffany Haddish and Rose Byrne star in LIKE A BOSS, and the comedy is coming to Digital on April 7 and on Blu-ray, DVD, and On Demand April 21. Enter for your chance to win a Digital copy of LIKE A BOSS below.
"Narcos: Mexico" fans are anxiously waiting news from #Netflix of a season 3 for the series, and if there is one - executive producers Doug Miro and Carlo Bernard hinted at who will be the new cartel boss. Watch!.
Two new movie titles join the Digital release library this weekend. Disney Studios announced its 20th Century Studios films, THE CALL OF THE WILD and DOWNHILL are arriving early on Digital Friday, March 27 because of the movie theater closures amid the coronavirus lockdown.