Things We Saw Today: Jada Pinkett Smith Calls Out the Hollywood Foreign Press For Refusing to Even Watch Girls Trip
There were plenty of snubs in the Golden Globes nominations, but Jada Pinkett Smith has some words for the Hollywood Foreign Press specifically regarding Girls Trip. Not only are a lot of people upset over the lack of nominations for the movie and Tiffany Haddish–"hands down the funniest person on screen in 2017"–in particular, but Pinkett-Smith says she couldn't even get voters to watch the movie.Read More
Review: Netflix’s Punisher Is a Brutal and Surprisingly Sensitive Look at What It Means to Be a Soldier
4 out of 5 NYC diner meals.
Six episodes in, the Netflix Punisher production is related to Marvel's superpowered world by name alone. Punisher could just as easily be a drama on any network about an ex-Marine named Frank Castle who is very, very good with guns and very, very sad.Read More
Check out November's comings and goings on Netflix!Read More
We have our most comprehensive look at the upcoming Netflix/Marvel series featuring Jon Bernthal's Frank Castle ... and now we know when we'll get to binge-watch the show.Read More
In a recent Instagram promo for The Punisher, Marvel and Netflix seem to present Frank Castle's life of violence, loss, and military service as a wounding and confusing one, rather than a badass origin story. Could this be a sign of the series' approach to come?Read More
Netflix and Marvel released a full trailer for the upcoming Punisher series, and it is A Lot.Read More
Today is Women's Equality Day in the United States, celebrated every year on August 26 to commemorate the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920.Read More
Now, more than ever, we need a Punisher series. Check out the teaser trailer after the jump.Read More
Sony has optioned the movie rights to Eisner-nominated comic Princeless, and I can't wait to take all my nieces and nephews.Read More
In a recent interview with Collider, Rosario Dawson revealed that scheduling conflicts kept her from appearing in The Punisher, even though she "really wanted to do a cameo."Read More
Netflix, take notes.
I was one of the many "fooled" when I saw artist Giuseppe Spinelli's excellent The Punisher poster. The artist's style is so on-point with both The Punisher and Netflix ad aesthetic that I was positive this was a teaser for the upcoming Marvel series. But if it wasn't real before, it should be now.Read More
The comic book artist passed away at the age of 54.
Steve Dillon, a comic book artist who was perhaps best known for his work on series such as Preacher and his run of The Punisher, has died at the age of 54.Read More
Earlier today, video game developer Rockstar Games tweeted the above image to its account--and apparently, its Twitter isn't the only thing that's gone red. Other sites have noted that in addition to Twitter, Rockstar's Facebook account and the loading screen for its website are sporting the same new version of its logo.Read More
That was fast.
We've come a long way since the days when a standalone Punisher series on Netflix was just a rumor—in terms of developments, at least. In terms of time, it actually hasn't been that long, since Daredevil's second season only debuted about seven months ago in March, and that quick movement is no surprise given that we now know the show will be ready for streaming at some point in 2017.Read More
Okay, okay, so Stranger Things is supposed to look like it's set in the '80s, not the late '90s or early 2000s... but, still, this fan-created title sequence for the show done in the style of Buffy the Vampire Slayer feels oddly apt.Read More
As the weather changes, birds will start migrating. John Oliver hopes they'll never come back.Read More
This week's picks include a lot of superhero pulls: Civil War II, All-New Wolverine, Spider-Women Event Omega, and more!Read More
I love Marvel and Netflix's Daredevil, but it's certainly not a perfect show (what show really is?). After season two, however, one could argue that Jon Bernthal was perfect in his role as Frank Castle, AKA the Punisher, and now his rumored spinoff has officially gotten a season order from Netflix!Read More
It’s been a loooong year waiting for the second season of Daredevil. So, I’m happy to report that season 2 was well worth the wait and, on the whole, an exceptional follow up to season 1.Read More
"Us actors do weird stuff, man."
"There's no way I could even begin to tackle this role if I wasn't a father and a husband in my mind." Bernthal, who also brought the comic book character of Shane to life on AMC's The Walking Dead, is married with three kids.Read More