For the Honor of Grayskull! A new generation will soon experience a reimagined take on the She-Ra legend when the savior of Etheria returns in DreamWorks She-Ra and The Princesses of Power! The new animated series brings to life "a story of magic, friendship, loyalty, and an epic battle for peace." Inspired the classic Filmation animated series of the 80s (a spin-off from Mattel's iconic He-Man and the Masters of the Universe), it tells "the story of an orphan named Adora, who leaves behind her former life in the evil Horde when she discovers a magic sword that transforms her into the mythical warrior princess, She-Ra." Today comes our first official teaser trailer from the new series. Check it out below!
Disney Junior is on a roll, and today it was announced that the #1 channel for preschoolers is going to keep things moving. Joe D'Ambrosia, senior vice president, Original Programming at Disney Junior revealed that they've ordered more episodes of Vampirina, Muppet Babies and Puppy Dog Pals. Combined, the three seres' already reach an average of 515 million households via all platforms. The new episodes will mark the second season for Muppet Babies, along with season three pick ups for both Puppy Dog Pals and Vampirina.
"Generations of children around the world have grown up with deep emotional connections to Mattel's brands and characters. There are so many stories to be told and so many imaginations to be captured by these iconic brands..." -- Robbie Brenner, Executive Producer, Mattel Films
There's a lot to be said about controlling your own properties and guiding their destiny. Marvel has done it... Hasbro has done it... now Mattel wants to do it. After years of bouncing projects around between various stages of development at numerous studios, Mattel has announced the creation of Mattel Films, a new division of the Company focused on developing and producing motion pictures based on the Company's iconic and globally-recognized franchises. Academy Award-nominated producer Robbie Brenner has been appointed to lead Mattel Films as Executive Producer, reporting to Ynon Kreiz, Mattel's Chairman and CEO.
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Yesterday afternoon, Brie Larson took to twitter to announce that she was "bored" and would like to "break the internet" with EW. Today that moment has arrived! The Academy Award-winning actress graces the cover of EW's latest issue, complete with a feature story on the making of Marvel Studios' Captain Marvel - the next installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In the days ahead, EW will roll out more photos and interviews, many of which will also appear in-print as well. Check out the cover art below, and look for this to hit newsstands and mailboxes beginning this Friday.
Freeform is ready for the fall spirit, and this week they've pulled back the curtain on their plans for the 2018 edition of their annual "31 Nights of Halloween." The full schedule can be seen below, and you'll notice that it leans heavily toward two films that are both celebrating their 25th anniversary this year - Hocus Pocus and Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas! Check out the full schedule, along with details on an all-new Disney Parks Halloween special below!
Last fall, a trailer hit the web for a movie aimed squarely at those who crave monstrous entertainment in the tradition of Sharknado! and Snakes on a Plane. Now, SNAKE OUTTA COMPTON has a distributor and it's coming home on October 23 (my birthday, FYI) thanks to Lionsgate. Can a young rap group defeat a giant snake and still get the record deal? Check out the in-home trailer...
From the moment that Amazon Studios first announced Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan as a new original series, fans were presented with some exciting new possibilities for the character. Previously portrayed in film by Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck and Chris Pine, when John Krasinski was revealed to be taking on the role, many (myself included) had a very specific vision for what such a show could be. Now, as Jack Ryan debuts on Amazon, the crew at Funny Or Die have delivered exactly the vision that we all really want and deserve. Get ready for Tom Clancy's Jim Ryan!
Are fans of Star Wars and Star Trek still adversaries? Can we find Star Peace? Actor John Cho stopped by the set of The Star Wars Show this week to talk a bit about Trek and Wars, while details emerge on Pablo Hidalgo's new book (read more on that one here). Additionally, Hidalgo goes behind-the-scenes of Solo: A Star Wars Story, which is coming home beginning Sept. 14th on digital HD, 4K Ultra HD™ and on Movies Anywhere to take a look at Han's Landspeeder - an impressive, V8-powered ride that took fans on their first intergalactic car chase. Plus, EA rolls out some major updates for Battlefront II including a calendar for what the rest of the year will look like in terms of DLC and updated content. Check it out...
There's a very different kind of Star Wars adventure headed for Disney Channel, and the action gets started when Star Wars: Resistance premieres on Sunday, October 7 at 10pm ET/PT. Following the release of the first teaser last week, today we have the first behind-the-scenes featurette - one that takes a look at "Team Fireball." Through interviews with the creatives behind the new series, we learn that these new recruits are racers, and get a first look at some of the new characters and locations for both The Resistance and The First Order. Check it out...
Utah's "Skinwalker Ranch" is a paranormal hotbed that has become infamous in recent decades - a property where so much unexplained has happened, the entire place is shrouded in mystery. Now comes HUNT FOR THE SKINWALKER, a new film based on the best-selling book by George Knapp & Dr. Colm Kelleher. It investigates the confidential, most extensive scientific study of a paranormal hotspot in human history. Set for release by The Orchard on Digital HD to own September 11 (streaming on-demand on 9/19), check out the trailer and details below...
The Drac Pack is back with HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3, which will make its debut on Digital HD September 25, and on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and DVD on October 9, just in time to for a spooky, fun, family movie night right before Halloween! This must-own family comedy, which has grossed more than $425 million in theaters worldwide to date, follows in the tradition of the blockbuster Hotel Transylvania franchise when Mavis surprises Dracula with a family voyage on a luxury, haunted monster cruise ship. Of course, the rest of the Drac Pack has to tag along, and that’s when things get a little…batty. The monsters are having a great time, indulging in all of the shipboard fun the cruise has to offer, from monster volleyball to colossus-sized buffets and exotic excursions, but then the unexpected happens when Drac falls for the ship’s mysterious (and dangerous) human captain Ericka. The third film in this family-friendly monster franchise is the best reviewed installment and you’re invited along on the haunted cruise vacation!