shadowandact's posts


Television,News

HBO Renews '70s Porn Industry Drama 'The Deuce' For Third Season, Which Will Be Its Final

In one drop, HBO has renewed and ended The Deuce. HBO has announced the show has been renewed for a third season, which will be its final. The Deuce revolves around twin brothers Vincent and Frankie Martino, both portrayed by James Franco, as they navigate the porn business. The show, which is also executive produced by Franco, returned to HBO September 9. The series also stars...

News,Web Series

BET Networks Picks Up Digital Series 'Situationships' For Season 2

BET Networks has picked up Season 2 of the digital series, Situationships.  The description: Created by Cylla Senii (who also stars and serves as director and executive producer), highlights eight young people in New York City who find themselves “talking” to people, dating people, having relations with people, but ultimately having no title with their partners. They aren’t in your...

Film

Kenya Barris Looking At Potential Series Adaptation Of Ta-Nehisi Coates' 'Between The World And Me' At Netflix

Kenya Barris' loaded The Hollywood Reporter feature interview had a lot of gems. One gem you may have missed briefly talked about projects he wants to do at Netfilx. The feature reads, "The prolific idea generator — who was still passionately pitching projects at ABC Studios even as he was negotiating his way out the door — is already hurling out new ones: a comedy special...

News,Television

Exclusive: Watch A Clip From Patti LaBelle's First 'Greenleaf' Appearance With Lynn Whitfield's Lady Mae

Patti LaBelle, who recurs on this season of Greenleaf, makes her first appearance this week, and Shadow and Act has an exclusive clip! In the episode, Lady Mae (Lynn Whitfield) visits world-famous Pastor Maxine Patterson (LaBelle) and endures the Bishop’s (Keith David) final attempt to win her back at a roundtable party. Connie (Jen Harper) asks if Grace (Merle Dandridge) is...

Film,News

Michael B. Jordan Among Actors Being Considered By Warner Bros. To Eventually Replace Henry Cavill As Superman

Huge news broke Wednesday morning that talks had broken down, and Henry Cavill would no longer portray Superman in the Warner Bros/DC Comics films. Now, in what would potentially be his third superhero film role, Warner Bros. is considering that "down the road," Michael B. Jordan could step into the role of Superman. Jordan portrayed Johnny Storm/Human Torch in Fox's ill-fated...