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The Chi Season 4 Picked Up by Showtime

Showtime has given the green light to The Chi Season 4! The drama series is created and executive produced by Emmy winner Lena Waithe (Twenties, Boomerang) and executive produced by Academy Award, Emmy and Golden Globe winner Common (Selma). The Chi is a timely coming-of-age story centering on a group of residents on the South …

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Netflix Acquires Radha Blank’s The 40-Year-Old Version

Netflix has acquired worldwide rights to writer and director Radha Blank’s The 40-Year-Old Version. Blank received the U.S. Dramatic Directing Award at the Sundance Film Festival for the movie, which will debut in theaters and on Netflix later this year. Marking Blank’s feature film directorial debut, The 40-Year-Old Version is officially described as follows: “Nearing …

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Showtime Reveals Premiere Date and Trailer for The Chi Season 3

Showtime has announced that The Chi Season 3, which will feature series creator and Emmy winner Lena Waithe (Queen & Slim, Boomerang) in a multi-episode arc as a Chicago mayoral candidate, will debut on Sunday, July 5 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. The announcement was made today by Gary Levine, President of Entertainment, Showtime Networks Inc., at …

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Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Trailer with Rogen, Teigen, Waithe & McKinnon

Netflix has released the trailer for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, a four-part series which launches globally on the streaming service on October 23. From James Beard Award-winning Chef David Chang and Academy Award winner Morgan Neville, Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner follows Chang as he travels around the world accompanied by a different celebrity guest including: Seth Rogen, …

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Queen & Slim Trailer and Poster Preview the Thanksgiving Release

Universal Pictures has provided VitalThrills.com with the Queen & Slim trailer and poster, which you can view below. The film will open in theaters on November 27. From trailblazing, Emmy-winning writer Lena Waithe (Netflix’s Master of None) and Melina Matsoukas, the visionary director of some of this generation’s most powerful pop-culture experiences, including Beyonce’s “Formation” and …

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First Look Trailer for Queen & Slim from Lena Waithe

We have a first look video for the upcoming Queen & Slim from Lena Waithe. You can check out the video in the player below. From trailblazing, Emmy-winning writer Lena Waithe (Netflix’s Master of None) and Melina Matsoukas, the visionary director of some of this generation’s most powerful pop-culture experiences, including Beyonce’s “Formation” and the …

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Lena Waithe Joins the Cast of Westworld Season 3

Lena Waithe has signed up for a role in the third season of Westworld, according to Variety. The trade says that her role is being kept under wraps for now. Lena Waithe’s credits include Chi, Boomerang, Master of None, Ready Player One, This Is Us, Transparent, and Dear White People. Waithe joins previously-announced Westworld Season 3 cast member Aaron Paul. Production began …

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The Chi Season 2 Premiere Set for April 7

Showtime has set an April 7 premiere date for The Chi Season 2, for which you can watch the new trailer above and see the new key art below. Created and executive produced by Emmy winner Lena Waithe (Master of None) and executive produced by Academy Award, Emmy and Golden Globe winner Common (Selma), The Chi is a …

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