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First Look: Netflix’s Bright Poster!

BRIGHT – Officers Daryl Ward (Will Smith) and Nick Jackoby (Joel Edgerton ) – Photo by Jonas Stolpe/Courtesy of Netflix.

Netflix has released a poster for David Ayer’s Bright – starring Will Smith and Joel Edgerton as Officers Daryl Ward and Nick Jakoby, a human and the first orc on the LAPD.

Their brand new partnership is tested when a call puts them in the immediate vicinity of the equivalent of an elvish nuclear bomb – a magic wand.

Bright premieres globally on Netflix on December 22nd.

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Cop First or Orc First Trailer: Bright!

BRIGHT – Officers Daryl Ward (Will Smith) and Nick Jackoby (Joel Edgerton ) – Photo by Jonas Stolpe/Courtesy of Netflix.

Bright follows the story of two LAPD police officers played by Will Smith (Officer Ward) and Joel Edgerton (Officer Jakoby) who form a most unlikely duo working to keep the mean streets of Los Angeles safe from a sinister underworld filled with gang violence and dark forces at work.

Bright will be available in select theaters and on Netflix starting December 22nd, 2017.

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Meet Officers Ward & Jakoby: Bright Featurette!

Bright – Officer Daryl Ward, an elf (Noomi Rapace) and Officer Nick Jakoby (Joel Edgerton) – Photo courtesy of Netflix.

It’s a world just like ours – only with orcs and elves (and magic, obviously).

When the mystical equivalent of a nuclear weapon – a magic wand – is discovered, it falls to Officers Daryl Ward (Will Smith) and Nick Jakoby (Joel Edgerton) – the first orc in the LAPD – to deal with the situation.

In a new featurette, Smith and Edgerton discuss their characters and the world they live in.

Bright premieres globally on Netflix on December 22nd.

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The Ultimate Weapon Trailer: Bright!

Bright – Ward (Will Smith), Jakoby (Joel Edgerton) – Photo by Jonas Stolpe/Courtesy of Netflix.

In a world where humans, orcs and elves are just trying to get along, a police diversity initiative partners Ward, a human, with Jakoby, an orc.

Then someone discovers the ultimate weapon – a magic wand!

Netflix’s Bright is directed by David Ayer (Fury, Suicide Squad) and premieres on December 22nd.

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First Orc Joins SCLAPD!

BRIGHT – LAPD Officers Nicolas Jakoby (Joel Edgerton) and Scott Ward (Will Smith) – Photo by Jonas Stolpe/Courtesy of Netflix

Today marks a genuine first – Nicolas Jakoby, an orc, has officially become part of the South Central Los Angeles Police Department where he will be partnered with veteran Officer Scott Ward.

Jakoby and Ward are the subjects of a new film by David Ayer (Fury, Suicide Squad) that will be coming to Netflix in December, 2017.

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Supernaturally Intriguing Trailer: Bright!

BRIGHT – Ward (Will smith), Jakoby (Joel Edgerton) – Photo courtesy of Netflix

What would the world be like if everything was exactly the same as it now, but there were orcs, elves and fairies as well as human beings?

David Ayers’ Bright – stars Will Smith as Ward, a human cop who is partnered with Jakoby (Joel Edgerton), an orc, on a routine night patrol that turns out to be anything but.

Bright premieres in December – exclusively on Netflix.

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The Gift – Not All Gifts Are Wanted!

(L to R) JOEL EDGERTON, JASON BATEMAN and REBECCA HALL star in THE GIFT. FACEBOOK.COM/GIFTMOVIE  TWITTER@GIFTMOVIE  INSTAGRAM@GIFTMOVIE  #GIFTMOVIE
(L to R) JOEL EDGERTON, JASON BATEMAN and REBECCA HALL star in THE GIFT. FACEBOOK.COM/GIFTMOVIE TWITTER@GIFTMOVIE INSTAGRAM@GIFTMOVIE #GIFTMOVIE

Triple-threat Joel Edgerton has a winner with his new psychological thriller The Gift. It’s a twisty-turny low budget effort that provides some real chills a few genuine thrills and a great deal of tension.

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Interview: The Odd Life of Timothy Green’s Director Peter Hedges and Star Joel Edgerton!

Disney’s unique family film – both in terms of being about a unique family and in terms of being a film the whole family can enjoy – The Odd Life of Timothy Green premieres tomorrow. The film was written and directed by Peter Hedges (What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, Dan In Real Life), who clearly understands odd families.

He and star Joel Edgerton (Star Wars II & III, Animal Kingdom) sat down with Google’s Claire Stapleton to talk about the film. Enjoy.