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Scoundrels Featurette: Solo: A Star Wars Story!

Solo: A Star Wars Story – Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover) – Photo courtesy of Lucasfilm Ltd.

Solo: A Star Wars Story begins its theatrical run with preview screenings tonight.

To whet your appetite, here’s a new featurette featuring the film’s two biggest scoundrels – Han Solo and Lando Calrissian.

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We’re Good at What We Do Trailer: The Sisters Brothers!

The Sisters Brothers – Charlie Sisters (Joaquin Phoenix) and Eli Sisters (John C. Reilly) – Photo by Magali Bragard /Courtesy of Annapurna Pictures.

Based on Patrick Dewitt’s acclaimed novel of the same name, follows two brothers – Eli and Charlie Sisters – who are hired to kill a prospector who has stolen from their boss.

Like Charles Portis’ True Grit, The Sisters Brothers is a uniquely wonderful tale. The trailer for the film adaptation hints at just how delightful the movie might be.

The Sisters Brothers is coming soon to a theater near you.

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Preposterous Trailer: Strange Angel!

Strange Angel, a drama series created by Mark Heyman (“Black Swan,” “The Skeleton Twins”) and based on George Pendle’s book of the same name, is inspired by the real life story of Jack Parsons and explores the dramatic intersection between genius and madness, science and science fiction.

Strange Angel premieres on CBS All Access on June 14th.

Strange Angel, a drama series created by Mark Heyman (“Black Swan,” “The Skeleton Twins”) and based on George Pendle’s book of the same name, is inspired by the real life story of Jack Parsons and explores the dramatic intersection between genius and madness, science and science fiction.

Jack Parsons (Jack Reynor), a brilliant and ambitious blue-collar worker in 1930s Los Angeles, works as a janitor at a chemical factory but dreams of building rockets that will take mankind to the moon. As he helps pioneer the unknown discipline of rocket science by day, by night, Parsons is pulled into a new occult religion created by Aleister Crowley, performing sex magick rituals to bend the world to his will and make his fantastical dreams a reality.

The cast of STRANGE ANGEL includes Jack Reynor, Rupert Friend, Bella Heathcote, Peter Mark Kendall, Michael Gaston, Greg Wise, Rade Šerbedžija, Zack Pearlman and Keye Chen.

STRANGE ANGEL is produced by CBS Television Studios in association with Scott Free Productions. Mark Heyman, David DiGilio, Ridley Scott and David W. Zucker serve as executive producers. Clayton Krueger serves as co-executive producer, and David Lowery (“A Ghost Story,” “Pete’s Dragon”) directs and executive produces.

DARK HORSE TO PUBLISH DISNEY PRINCESS GRAPHIC NOVEL FEATURING JASMINE!

Dark Horse has announced a new graphic novel in the Disney Princess series – Jasmine’s New Pet.

Cats can be willful at any time, so imagine how difficult it must be to befriend and train a tiger cub. That’s the story told in Disney Princess: Jasmine’s New Pet.

From award-winning writer and illustrator Nidhi Chanani, Disney Princess: Jasmine’s New Pet will be in stores in October, 2018.

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First Look Images: Matt Groening’s Disenchantment!

Matt Groening’s Disenchantment – Elfo (voiced by Nate Faxon), Princess Bean (voiced by Abbi Jacobsen) and Luci (voiced by Eric Andre) – Image courtesy of Netflix.

In Disenchantment, viewers will be whisked away to the crumbling medieval kingdom of Dreamland, where they will follow the misadventures of hard-drinking young princess Bean, her feisty elf companion Elfo, and her personal demon Luci.

Disenchantment Premieres on August 17th.

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Goodnight Sweet chew – Good Morning Third Hour of GMA!

GOOD MORNING AMERICA – Amy Robach, Michael Strahan, Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos, Ginger Zee, Lara Spencer – Photo by Heidi Gutman/Courtesy of ABC.

ABC has added an hour to its Emmy Award-winning morning show, Good Morning America.

Oddly, the third hour of GMA will air at 1pm (Noon CDT/PDT) – which that the underperforming The Chew is gone.

Network burble follows.

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