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Raya and the Last Dragon Release Set for Theaters and Disney+

During today’s Disney Investor Day, the company announced that the Raya and the Last Dragon release will now take place simultaneously in theaters and on Disney+ with Premier Access. Mulan was the first film to be released on Disney+ in Premier Access. In addition to the Raya and the Last Dragon release announcement, Walt Disney …

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Raya and the Last Dragon Trailer Revealed by Disney!

Following its debut on Good Morning America this morning, Walt Disney Animation Studios has now brought online the official Raya and the Last Dragon trailer! You can watch the Raya and the Last Dragon trailer using the player below and you’ll find the new poster underneath. Don Hall and Carlos López Estrada are directing, with …

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Disney Releases New Raya and the Last Dragon Poster

Walt Disney Animation Studios today released a brand new Raya and the Last Dragon poster. A new trailer for the film will premiere on Good Morning America tomorrow, so stay tuned! You can check out the full Raya and the Last Dragon poster below. Don Hall and Carlos López Estrada are directing, with Paul Briggs …

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Awkwafina Is Nora From Queens Season 2 Given the Green Light

Comedy Central today gave the green light to Akwafina Is Nora From Queens Season 2 ahead of its series premiere on Wednesday, January 22 at 10:30pm ET/PT. Golden Globe winner Awkwafina (The Farewell, Crazy Rich Asians) stars in the half-hour scripted comedy inspired by her real-life growing up in Queens, NY. Raised by her Dad (BD Wong) …

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Meet the Players in Jumanji: The Next Level Posters

Following the new trailer, Sony Pictures has released seven new Jumanji: The Next Level posters which introduce the players in the anticipated film. You can view The Next Level posters in the gallery below. The sequel is opening in theaters on December 13, 2019. In Jumanji: The Next Level, the gang is back but the game has changed. …

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New Paradise Hills Poster with Emma Roberts and Milla Jovovich

Samuel Goldwyn Films has revealed a new Paradise Hills poster, which you can view in the gallery below. In case you missed it, you can still watch the trailer by clicking here, and you’ll find the previously-released Paradise Hills poster in the gallery below as well. Director Alice Waddington’s fantasy drama is coming to theaters and …

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Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens Series Coming to Comedy Central

Comedy Central today announced the official name of the highly-anticipated, Awkwafina-led series: Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens. The channel also announced the slate of predominantly female and diverse directors for the 10-episode series: Emmy Award-nominated actress/director Natasha Lyonne (Russian Doll), Lucia Aniello (Broad City), Jamie Babbit (But I’m a Cheerleader), The Daniels (Swiss Army Man), …

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Emma Roberts and Milla Jovovich in the Paradise Hills Trailer

Samuel Goldwyn Films has debuted the official trailer and poster for Paradise Hills, director Alice Waddington’s fantasy drama coming to theaters and Digital on November 1st. The film takes us to an isolated island, where Uma (Emma Roberts) wakes up to find herself at Paradise Hills, a facility where high-class families send their daughters to become …

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Flounder and Scuttle Cast for Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Variety is reporting that the roles of Flounder and Scuttle in Disney’s live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid have gone to Jacob Tremblay (upcoming Doctor Sleep) and Awkwafina (upcoming Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance and Jumanji: The Next Level), respectively. Jason Marin voiced Ariel’s friend Flounder in the original animated film, while Buddy Hackett voiced the …

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Lena Headey, Sigourney Weaver and Awkwafina Join The Dark Crystal

Lena Headey (Game of Thrones), Sigourney Weaver (Alien), Benedict Wong (Avengers: Endgame), Awkwafina (Crazy Rich Asians), Hannah John-Kamen (Ant-Man and The Wasp) and Dave Goelz (Dark Crystal) have joined the cast of Netflix’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. The series will premiere on the streaming service on August 30. You can check out pics …

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Awkwafina in the Trailer and Poster for A24’s The Farewell

A24 has revealed the trailer and poster for Sundance hit The Farewell, opening in theaters on July 12th. As of now, the film still has a 100% score at Rotten Tomatoes. In this funny, uplifting tale based on an actual lie, Chinese-born, U.S.-raised Billi (Awkwafina) reluctantly returns to Changchun to find that, although the whole …

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Awkwafina and Ike Barinholtz to Star in Comedy Crime After Crime

STXfilms today announced Awkwafina (Crazy Rich Asians, Ocean’s 8) and Ike Barinholtz (Blockers, The Oath) are attached to produce and star in the studio’s upcoming crime caper comedy, Crime After Crime. Crime After Crime follows a millennial podcast host who agrees to help the convict she’s devoted her true-crime podcast to prove his innocence after …

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The First Oscars Presenters Have Been Announced

Oscar producer Donna Gigliotti, and co-producer and director Glenn Weiss, today announced the first round of Oscars presenters, which include Awkwafina, Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Tina Fey, Whoopi Goldberg, Brie Larson, Jennifer Lopez, Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Amandla Stenberg, Charlize Theron, Tessa Thompson, and Constance Wu. Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Philharmonic will perform during the …

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Awkwafina in Talks to Join Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Sequel

Rapper and actress Awkwafina (Crazy Rich Asians, Ocean’s 8) is in final talks to join Sony Pictures’ sequel to Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The trade says that her character is under wraps for now, but the role is described as “key” and “significant.” Awkwafina will be joining the returning cast, including Dwayne Johnson, Jack …

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Awkwafina and Seth Meyers to Host Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live will welcome Awkwafina to host the second show of the season on Oct. 6, marking her Studio 8H debut. This summer’s breakout star was in two of this summer’s blockbuster films, Ocean’s 8 and Crazy Rich Asians. Joining Awkwafina will be Grammy Award-nominated artist Travis Scott, also marking his first “SNL” performance. …

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