WandaVision’s Randall Park hosts Maker’s Mark series

This is a far cry from Westwiew, New Jersey. Roku Brand Studio in collaboration with Maker’s Mark Bourbon, has announced the premiere of The Show Next Door, a weekly talk show where Randall Park (Wandavision, Ant-Man and the Wasp) sits down with actors, athletes, and musicians for interesting conversation, fun games, and more than a few … Continue reading “WandaVision’s Randall Park hosts Maker’s Mark series”

WandaVision: Disney+ series gets heroic 23 noms

Back in the good old days before cable, the big three, four or five networks had to worry about HBO. Then came streaming and the worry switched to Netflix and Amazon. Now, the networks have to worry about a new Captain America, a space bounty hunter and the Scarlett Witch. In other words, Marvel is … Continue reading “WandaVision: Disney+ series gets heroic 23 noms”

Emmy: WandaVision, The Crown, Mandalorian

Nominations for the 73rd Emmy Awards were announced today recognizing a wealth of innovative storytelling, exceptional new programs, and a robust and diverse group of talent nominees. The live virtual ceremony was hosted by father-daughter duo Ron Cephas Jones (This Is Us) from Los Angeles and Jasmine Cephas Jones (Blindspotting) from New York along with … Continue reading “Emmy: WandaVision, The Crown, Mandalorian”

SPOILERS: Previously On WandaVision…

WARNING!!! This article contains major spoilers for the series finale of Marvel’s WandaVision on Disney+ Many WandaVision fans stayed up late Thursday night until midnight for the west coast and 3AM on the east coast to tune-in to the final episode of Marvel and Disney’s first MCU series on Disney+. Where a lot of us … Continue reading “SPOILERS: Previously On WandaVision…”

WTF is going on in Marvel’s ‘WandaVision?!’

If you tuned into Disney+ and Marvel’s new weekly show WandaVision for the sweet nostalgia, but had no knowledge of the infinity saga, Episode 4, We Interrupt This Program might have been very confusing. As much fun as it was to look back on The Dick Van Dyke Show, Bewitched, and The Brady Bunch, Episode … Continue reading “WTF is going on in Marvel’s ‘WandaVision?!’”

How Dick Van Dyke added magic to ‘WandaVision’

A mash-up of classic sitcoms and large-scale cinematic action, WandaVision—Marvel Studios’ first series for Disney+—is an ambitious, genre-bending adventure unlike any other. And we here at Reel 360 love it. It has it all —Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany… and comedy legend Dick Van Dyke. The nine-episode series begins as a 1950s-style sitcom, largely inspired by The … Continue reading “How Dick Van Dyke added magic to ‘WandaVision’”

New ‘WandaVision’ promos drop hint of tonal change

Disney+ and Marvel’s Phase 4 has officially begun with WandaVision and the latest episode drops on Friday. Just a couple of days ago, Disney+ teased us with a few teaser trailers which seem to promise that we are on the verge of discovering Wanda and Vision’s secret! The latest promos have been popping up on … Continue reading “New ‘WandaVision’ promos drop hint of tonal change”

A “herstory” of Wanda Maximoff before ‘WandaVision’

Today is the day. Disney and Marvel who are thirsty for something new, the drought ends today. The Disney+ exclusive series WandaVision which premieres Friday, January 15, 2021 is here. A new trailer was released on Twitter to whet appetites one last time. While careful not to give too much away, but we do get … Continue reading “A “herstory” of Wanda Maximoff before ‘WandaVision’”

‘WandaVision’ finally has a premiere date

Well the wait for new Marvel content is over…. Almost. But, yes we have a premiere for WandaVision on Disney+. And it’s not that far away. The Marvel Studios series will hit the streaming service on Jan. 15. A new moving poster featuring signature MCU characters Wanda and Vision was also unveiled. Check out the … Continue reading “‘WandaVision’ finally has a premiere date”

‘WandaVision’ reveals its first trailer on Emmys

It’s a good day to be a Geek… especially if you are a Disney, LucasFilm or Marvel geek. Last night’s Emmy’s revealed the trailer for WandaVision, which could be the first major Marvel TV series to arrive on Disney+. If the trailer is anything to go by, it’s Marvel’s most surreal show yet. Reminiscent of … Continue reading “‘WandaVision’ reveals its first trailer on Emmys”

Disney+ adds ‘WandaVision,’ ditches ‘Home Alone’

Coming off a successful launch and the first season of the well-received The Mandalorian, Disney+ has now confirmed that Marvel Studios WandaVision will debut in 2020, not in Spring 2021 as previously announced.  However, it remains unclear whether the new series will debut before or after fellow Marvel series The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, which is … Continue reading “Disney+ adds ‘WandaVision,’ ditches ‘Home Alone’”

Eternals: Kumail Nanjiani tries to park his Lexus in spot directed by Russos

Some things are worth preserving at all costs. If you’re Kingo (Kumail Nanjiani) in Marvel Studios’ Eternals, this includes your gleaming new Lexus IS 500 sports sedan. And it’s our Reel Ad of the Week. As the exclusive automotive partner of Marvel Studios’ Eternals, Lexus has dropped a marketing campaign today with a long-form video … Continue reading “Eternals: Kumail Nanjiani tries to park his Lexus in spot directed by Russos”

Scarlett Johansson settles lawsuit with Disney over Black Widow

At the end of July, we reported that Scarlett Johansson sued Disney for not upholding their commitments regarding the theatrical release of the film Black Widow. The lawsuit alleged that Disney breached Marvel’s agreement with Johansson that guaranteed Black Widow a theatrical-only release, as the majority of the actress’ salary from the superhero film was … Continue reading “Scarlett Johansson settles lawsuit with Disney over Black Widow”

Emmy Predictions: Will ‘Ted Lasso’ and ‘The Crown’ own the ceremony?

If you can believe this, it’s already been a year since the subdued, “The Pandemmys” aired. This Sunday, Cedric the Entertainer will host the 73rd Emmys ceremony before a live limited audience on CBS. The traditional Governors Ball will not be held this year (both due to Covid-19 precautions), but that doesn’t mean there won’t … Continue reading “Emmy Predictions: Will ‘Ted Lasso’ and ‘The Crown’ own the ceremony?”

The Emmys: Netflix tops Creative Arts Awards with 34, Disney+ nabs 13

The third Creative Arts Emmys ceremony of 2021, held on Sunday evening, ended similarly to the two that preceded it, with Netflix at the top of the winners’ list. In the year’s final Creative Arts presentation, the streamer added nine awards to its 12 from Saturday and 13 from the first Sunday show, for a … Continue reading “The Emmys: Netflix tops Creative Arts Awards with 34, Disney+ nabs 13”

Nia DaCosta first Black woman to own Box Office as Candyman takes in $22.3 m

Nia DaCosta’s Candyman earned an estimated $22,370,000 in its opening domestic weekend, beating the lowball projection of $15 million by nearly 50% showing the world that there is an audience for Black filmmakers telling Black stories and earning DaCosta the title of the first Black woman director to take the top spot. Some have come … Continue reading “Nia DaCosta first Black woman to own Box Office as Candyman takes in $22.3 m”

Ted Lasso tops Hollywood Critics Association with 4 wins

Ted Lasso (Apple TV+) topped the Hollywood Critics Association (HCA) TV Awards with four wins–earning Best Streaming Comedy distinction, Best Comedy Actor in a Streaming Series for Jason Sudeikis, Best Comedy Supporting Actor in a Streaming Series for Brett Goldstein, and Best Comedy Supporting Actress in a Streaming Series for Hannah Waddingham. Waddingham tied for the … Continue reading “Ted Lasso tops Hollywood Critics Association with 4 wins”

Georgia production spending hits record $4 billion

Thanks to projects such as Shazam: Fury of the Gods, Black Panther II: Wakanda Forever, She-Hulk, The Walking Dead, Family Feud and Tyler Perry, the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) announced today that the film industry recorded a blockbuster year in Georgia.  During fiscal year 2021, the film and television industry set a new … Continue reading “Georgia production spending hits record $4 billion”

Madonna teases upcoming concert/doc on Paramount+

Paramount+ announced that Madonna’s highly-anticipated documentary film, Madame X, will exclusively debut on Paramount+ in the U.S., Latin America, Australia, the Nordics, and Canada beginning on Friday, October 8. Fans outside of these markets can watch the documentary on MTV. Filmed in Lisbon, Portugal, the film captures the 62-year-old pop icon’s rare and rapturous tour performance, hailed by … Continue reading “Madonna teases upcoming concert/doc on Paramount+”

Loki: Last 3 episodes create chaos and confusion

The last three episodes of Loki have created more chaos, confusion, and questions than anyone could have possibly anticipated.  Who’s producing this anyway, the God of Mischief himself? When we last left the titular character (Tom Hiddleston) and Sylvie (Sophia Di Martino) at the end of episode 3, they witnessed the destruction of the ship … Continue reading “Loki: Last 3 episodes create chaos and confusion”