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Alamin is a recent college grad based in New York City. He loves television, film and anything that makes him laugh. Likes almost everything else. His favorite law firm is Florrick Agos and he would love to join the Cul De Sac crew. You can also find his thoughts on Twitter @alamoh_.

We opening up this week on “Orphan Black” by checking in on Krystal. The events of last season, attempted kidnapping by Castor, the unaware clone has been busy. While the sisters she doesn’t know have been dealing with implants and MK, Krystal has been training in the gym, taking self-defense lessons and researching Dyad. Back in the Clone Club land, Sarah is ignoring the loss of MK by spending some time with Kira. Even a text from Helena, who is very pregnant and alone after escaping from the Hendrix home,Read More
Billy Lynn’s powerful story is being told on the big screen and the trailer was released earlier today. Based on the Ben Fountain, “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk” centers on a solider named Billy Lynn. The film recounts the events that occurred while he was serving in the army while centering on a halftime celebration at a football game honoring several soldiers including Billy. Ang Lee directed the film, which stars Joe Alwyn as Billy Lyn. Vin Diesel, Garrett Hedlund, Steve Martin, Kristen Stewart and Chris Tucker also star. WatchRead More
You may want to rethink the next time you advise someone to take a risk after watching the trailer to “Nerve,” which was released today. The YA adaptation is going to take Emma Roberts and Dave Franco on a wild ride. Based on Jeanne Ryan’s 2012 novel, the film centers on the extremely cautious Vee (Roberts). Her friends suggest Vee do something exciting, so she starts playing interactive game Nerve. “Watchers” challenge “players” to complete dares on camera to win money. Vee’s first dare is to kiss a stranger andRead More
Jack O’Connell is headed to Netflix! Steven Soderbergh and Scott Frank’s upcoming Netflix Western drama “Godless” has chosen its star. According to The Hollywood Reporter O’Connell will headline the series for Netflix. “Godless” is set in 1884 and follows ruthless outlaw Frank Griffin as he hunts down his former partner Roy Goode. Griffin rips through the West looking for the young man he treated like his child and now considers an enemy. The search leads Frank to La Belle, a town where the entire population is female. O’Connell will play Roy.Read More
In the time of “iZombie,” “Warm Bodies” and “The Walking Dead.” one would think we’ve seen all the zombie world has to offer. Well the trailer of “Swiss Army Man,” which was released today, proves the genre has a something new up its sleeve. Hank (Paul Dano) is a man stranded with no way home until be meets Manny (Daniel Radcliffe), an undead stranger who washes up on the shore. Hank discovers his new friend may be his way to salvation. The trailer showcases what Manny’s zombie body can do, whichRead More
Freeform is getting into the superhero game! The network has recently ordered Marvel series “Cloak and Dagger.” The drama centers on two very different teens, Tyrone and Tandy, who meet while living on the streets. After the two get experimented on, they get powers and decide to team up. Their journey to become superheroes is sometimes complicated by their feelings for one another. This new development means two young actors are joining the likes of Marvel heroes Captain America, Daredevil and Quake. Like the recent addition of Tom Holland’s Spiderman, theRead More
The trailer for “Queen of Katwe” was released today. Disney provided viewers with a glimpse at the inspirational story of a young girl who finds a very unique dream. “Queen of Katwe” centers on Harriet Mutesi, played by Lupita Nyong’o, and her daughter Phiona (Madina Nalwanga). Their family makes due with very little, but Phiona discovers she is a chess prodigy who goes on to become a world champion. David Oyelowo also stars as Robert Katende, a missionary who begins the chess program Phiona takes. The film’s cast is filled with many non-acting children,Read More
Same ol’ Litchfield, all new problems. “Orange is the New Black” is returning next month and Netflix is giving us a peek at what’s ahead for the ladies of Litchfield Penitentiary. Rising tensions and a truckload of new inmates are the face of the new problems for our beloved group of inmates. Big Boo (Lea DeLaria) and Flaca (Jackie Cruz) should have a bigger presence in the fourth season since the actresses were upgraded to series regular. Blair Brown, who made her debut last season, will return as Martha Stewart-like Judy King.Read More

Posted On May 10, 2016By Alamin YohannesIn Casting

‘Flatliners’ Remake Adds James Norton

James Norton is headed to medical school. The British actor is the latest addition to “Flatliners.” According to The Hollywood Reporter Norton will play medical student Jamie in the upcoming sci-fi thriller remake. “Flatliners” centers on a group of medical students who stumble upon a a risky area of study. They begin performing near-death experiments in an effort to explore the afterlife. Experiments the students discover have serious consequences. This is a remake of 1990 film of the same name. It starred Kevin Bacon, Julia Roberts and Kiefer Sutherland. NeilaRead More
Dylan O’Brien may be getting into the spy game. The “Teen Wolf” star is in talks to join “American Assassin.” EW reports O’Brien will play CIA counter-terrorism operative Mitch Rapp in the adaptation of Vince Flynn’s bestselling series. “American Assassin” centers on Cold War veteran Stand Hurley (Michael Keaton) and the young man he trains to become a ruthless spy. O’Brien’s Mitch Rapp is a young man who is deeply impacted by the death of his fiancée. The terrorist attack that ends her life sends Mitch down a dangerous path. TheRead More