Viola is set to sit down with Oprah for a Netflix special, Prime Video gives the green light on a second season of fan-favorite rom-com With Love and the first trailer for Russian Doll season 2 and more in Shadow and Act News roundup.
Prime Video’s ‘With Love’ is getting a 6-episode season 2
Prime Video’s multi-holiday romantic-comedy series With Love is officially making a comeback! Amazon’s streaming platform announced Friday that the series has been greenlit for a second season.
The 6-episode season will “once again follow the Diaz family’s relationship drama and love stories over the course of a year, with each episode taking place in the midst of a life-changing milestone or celebration.”
With Love stars Emeraude Toubia as Lily Diaz, Mark Indelicato as Jorge Diaz Jr, Rome Flynn as Santiago Zayas, Desmond Chiam as Nick Zhao, Vincent Rodriguez III as Henry Cruz, Isis King as Sol Perez, Todd Grinnell as Dr. Miles Murphy, Constance Marie as Beatriz Diaz, and Benito Martinez as Jorge Diaz Sr. With Love is created and executive produced by Gloria Calderón Kellett and produced by Kellett’s production company, GloNation and Amazon Studios.
Viola Davis to sit down with Oprah Winfrey for in-depth Netflix special
Viola Davis is the next A-list actor in line to speak about her life and career with Oprah Winfrey.
The Oscar-winning actress will discuss her new memoir Finding Me with Winfrey during an upcoming Netflix special.
For the first time ever, Davis will open up about her painful upbringing as she details growing up in poverty and experiencing abuse, all of which eventually brought her “peace, forgiveness, and a sense of self.”
Davis will also share how she manifested her family and what it took to become one of the most famous and celebrated actresses in Hollywood.
The special will air on April 22.
‘Russian Doll’ season 2 premieres this month.
Russian Doll Season 2 is near and Netflix has dropped the trailer.
Here’s an official description of the season: “Set four years after Nadia (Natasha Lyonne) and Alan (Charlie Barnett) escaped mortality’s time loop together, season two will continue to explore existential thematics through an often humorous and sci-fi lens. Discovering a fate even worse than endless death, this season finds Nadia and Alan delving deeper into their pasts through an unexpected time portal located in one of Manhattan’s most notorious locations, the New York City subway. At first they experience this as an ever-expanding, era-spanning, intergenerational adventure, but they soon discover this extraordinary event might be more than they bargained for and, together, must search for a way out.”
Season 2, which consists of 7 episodes, debuts on Netflix on Wednesday, April 20.