Mahershala Ali Was Considered to Play Joel in ‘The Last of Us’

Jeffery Pierce from The Last of Us franchise revealed to The Direct that Mahershala Ali was in talks to play… Read More

March 2, 2023

Storm Reid Offers Some Words for Homophobic ‘Last of Us’ Viewers: “If You Don’t Like It, Don’t Watch”

The Last of Us actress Storm Reid blasted homophobic critics of the show in a recent interview with Variety. Actress… Read More

February 27, 2023

HBO Max’s ‘South Side’ Gets Canceled After 3 Seasons

HBO Max Chicago-filmed comedy series South Side has been cancelled, four years after originally airing on Comedy Central. Bad news… Read More

February 22, 2023

This ’70s Song is Seeing a Huge Boost in Streams Thanks to ‘The Last of Us’

The 1970 Linda Ronstadt song "Long Long Time" was used in the third episode of new HBO hit series The… Read More

January 31, 2023

‘The Last of Us’ Fans React to the Brilliant Third Episode, “Long Long Time”

The Last of Us fans praised third episode "Long Long Time," a look into the love story of survivalists Bill and… Read More

January 30, 2023

HBO’s ‘The Last of Us’ Turns a Prestige Game Into Prestige TV

HBO's The Last of Us expands on the lore of the game all while remaining a faithful live-action adaptation to the source… Read More

January 17, 2023

‘House Of The Dragon’s’ Black Velaryons Are A Refreshing Change In ‘Game Of Thrones’ TV Universe

How House of the Dragon has succeeded — and come up short — in its inclusion of Black Velaryons as… Read More

October 24, 2022

‘The Last of Us’ Video Game is Being Turned into a TV Show; Watch the First Trailer Here

HBO series The Last of Us, based on the action-adventure game of the same title has released its first trailer. The… Read More

September 26, 2022

LeBron James-Produced ‘House Party’ Reboot Shelved At HBO Max

Along with Warner Bros. removing six exclusively-streaming movies from HBO Max, LeBron James' House Party reboot has also been scrapped. LeBron James… Read More

August 3, 2022

The Weeknd Shares First Teaser For the “Sleazy” New HBO Series ‘The Idol’

Forthcoming HBO series The Idol stars Abel "The Weeknd" Tesfaye and Lily-Rose Depp, following their twisted Hollywood love story. The Idol is… Read More

July 18, 2022

Young Moose Receives $300k Settlement In Lawsuit Against Baltimore Cop

Baltimore has approved a $300k settlement for rapper Young Moose after a lawsuit against a convicted former Gun Trace Task… Read More

June 1, 2022

Toni Morrison’s Novel ‘Sula’ Will Be Turned Into an HBO Series

The 1973 Toni Morrison novel Sula will be honored with a limited series on HBO, created, written and executive-produced by Shannon… Read More

May 10, 2022

Labrinth Is Finally Embracing Being A Wonky Producer (With A Little Help From ‘Euphoria’)

Labrinth spoke with Okayplayer about his rise as an artist — from his beginnings crafting beats for Master Shortie and… Read More

March 29, 2022

Issa Rae Gave ‘Insecure’ Fans the Finale They Wanted

Although many longtime Insecure fans were stumped by cliffhanger series finale “Everything Gonna Be, Okay?," Issa Rae gracefully closed out the… Read More

December 27, 2021

Watch the Emotional Trailer For the New DMX Documentary ‘Don’t Try To Understand’

DMX: Don’t Try To Understand will cover the year the rapper came home from prison. A new documentary about DMX… Read More

November 19, 2021

This Will Probably Be The Last New ‘Insecure’ Trailer You’ll Ever See

The fifth and final season of Insecure will premiere on October 24th. Issa Rae's groundbreaking TV show Insecure is coming… Read More

September 29, 2021