Orange is the New Black, probably the most popular and critically acclaimed original series on the online streaming video service Netflix, will return with a second season on Friday, June 6th. Watch the trailer, and a short interview with the cast, after the jump: (more…)
Just when he thought he was out, he decides to throw himself right back in. Now that the Marvel/Netflix Luke Cage series has been green lite, Terry Crews says he wouldn’t say no if offered the role. Why did he publicly take himself out of the running in the first place? (more…)
No, I’m afraid Black Angel is NOT a lost chapter in the Star Wars saga itself. Rather, it was a companion short and directorial debut of Star Wars art director Roger Christian shown only in select areas back in 1980 when The Empire Strikes Back first opened. It was only screened in Europe and Australia, and after disappearing without a trace, was long believed to be an urban legend by many Star Wars fans until it resurfaced in 2011.
Hit the jump for more info, and two clips from the legendary film. (more…)
Today the entirety of Star Wars: The Clone Wars becomes available through Netflix’s Instant Streaming service. Along with the five seasons that aired on Cartoon Network between 2008 and 2013, there are also 13 previously unaired episodes – referred to as “The Lost Missions” – that serve as the conclusion to the celebrated animated series. For now, anyway. (more…)
(ABOVE: Disney CEO Bob Iger, NY Governor Andrew Cuomo & Marvel CCO Joe Quesada)
In an unprecedented move, New York governor Andrew Cuomo announced a multi-million dollar incentive program designed specifically to convince Marvel to film their 5 new Netflix series in New York City. As it’s rare for a show or even a movie to have the cash or resources to actually film in New York–and seeing as how that’s where all 5 shows are set anyway, Marvel accepted.
We’ve finally got a trailer for the final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars – The Lost Missions that will be hitting Netflix later this March. There’s a lot of little tid-bits in the trailer and a ton of Yoda. What’s the little green Jedi Master up to this time? (more…)
There were a lot of Star Wars: The Clone Wars fans left hanging when the series was suddenly yanked from Cartoon Network amidst all the changes that went along with Disney buying Lucasfilm. Now fans will get the chance to see all the un-aired episodes of the last season as well as some of the other bits and pieces left over on Netflix. (more…)
We don’t talk about pro wrestling a whole lot here on Nerd Bastards because, well, wrestling. The sports entertainment devision of jumps, bumps and spandex have just done something worth noting. Something that may change online entertainment as we know it. (more…)
While we suspect good things await with their upcoming futuristic adventure Jupiter Ascending, we’re a little bit more intrigued with what’s going on with their proposed 10 episodes Netflix series Sense8. Plot and characters details have emerged alluding to something grand. (more…)
Marvel has now confirmed that Drew Goddard (Lost, The Cabin in the Woods) will not only serve as the Executive Producer and Showrunner, but also write and direct the pilot episode of the new Netflix Daredevil series. (more…)