In the midst of a pro basketball lockout, sports agent Ray Burke (André Holland) finds himself caught in the face-off between the league and the players. His career is on the line, but Ray is playing for higher stakes. With only 72 hours to pull off a daring plan, he outmaneuvers all the power-players as he uncovers a loophole that could change the game forever. The outcome raises questions of who owns the game – and who ought to.
High Flying Bird will debut Friday, February 8th exclusively on Netflix. Check out the trailer below.
A kinder, gentler Deadpool is coming to theaters for Christmas. Well, somewhat kinder and gentler – he did kidnap Fred Savage (see trailer below) for the PG-13 version of Deadpool 2 (with new scenes to balance out the lost R-rated stuph).
Once Upon a Deadpool will be in theaters on December 12th.
Nobody wins in the new Deadpool 2 trailer – not the CGI effects guy (whom Deadpool calls out early on) and certainly not Deadpool (upon whom Cable wails) – except maybe the audience (the trailer is hella funny).
Donald Glover’s FX pilot, Atlanta, begins production this month after having cast its leads.
The series stars Glover – who wrote the pilot – as Earnest ‘Earn Marks, who once left Atlanta but returned, dreams gone, to work an unglamorous job to get by. When his cousin Alfred becomes the city’s new top rapper, he sees a chance to get back in the game by becoming Alfred’s manager.
Brian Tyree Henrywill play Alfred Miles; Lakeith Lee Stanfield will play Darius – Alfred’s musical collaborator and right-hand man, and Zazie Beetz will play the pragmatic Van – whose relationship with Earn is complicated because of their daughter.
The pilot is being directed by Hiro Murai – who is best known for directing videos for Glover’s Childish Gambino: Sober, Chet Faker: Gold and Earl Sweatshirt: Chum.