Two friends, two worlds, one future: Full trailer debuts for Iwájú

(courtesy IMP Awards) SNAPSHOTIwájú is an original animated series set in a futuristic Lagos, Nigeria, co-produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios. The exciting coming-of-age story follows Tola – a young girl from the wealthy island, and her best friend, Kole, a self-taught tech expert, as they discover the secrets & Continue Reading

C’mon and get televisually happy: Palm Royale, The Completely Made-Up Adventures of Dick Turpin + The New Look

(via Shutterstock) INTRO Palm Royale (via First Showing (c) AppeTV+) SNAPSHOTPalm Royale is a true underdog story that follows Maxine Simmons (Kristen Wiig) as she endeavors to break into Palm Beach high society. As Maxine attempts to cross that impermeable line between the haves and the have-nots, “Palm Royale” asks Continue Reading

Doctor Who specials 2023 review: “The Star Beast”, “Wild Blue Yonder”, and “The Giggle” + Christmas special “The Church on Ruby Road”

(courtesy BBC) To commemorate Doctor Who‘s 60th anniversary – the show premiered on 23 November 1963 with William Hartnell in the role of the eponymous Time Lord – the BBC released three specials in late 2023. These specials, “The Star Beast”, “Wild Blue Yonder”, and “The Giggle”, not only brought Continue Reading

Merry pop culture Christmas to all … and to all a good streaming-reading-listening night!

(courtesy Pinterest (c) Charles M. Schulz) Merry pop culture Christmas everyone! I have had a ball as always this year writing about all kinds of books, movies, TV/streaming shows, graphic novels/comics and songs, and while it’s been tough to keep writing in my spare time when my day job as Continue Reading