2021 wga nominations

In this edition of TV Bits:

  • An animated version of Everybody Hates Chris is on the way.
  • Watch the Dad Stop Embarrassing Me! trailer for the new Netflix sitcom starring Jamie Foxx.
  • Better Call Saul digital series Employee Training will be back, along with the animated Slippin’ Jimmy.
  • Reacher, based on the Jack Reach series, adds more cast members.
  • Looney Tunes Cartoon executive producer Pete Browngardt signs new deal with Warner Bros. Animation and Cartoon Network.
  • The Witcher adds seven new cast members.
  • FX has renewed Snowfall for season 5.
  • David Duchovny will star in series based on his Truly Like Lightning book.
  • Netflix buys the A24 Steven Yeun & Ali Wong series Beef.
  • Paul Feig remaking BBC series Motherland for the U.S.

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Green Band Trailer

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising?

This week we chat about our food supply, delve into a missing person case that takes a hard left turn, discover an alternative to prescription opioids, watch a story about police abuse, and give mom some love. Read More »