Y: The Last Man fails to get a second series (updated)

FX and Hulu drop the show, but its showrunner is looking for a new home. Y: The Last Man‘s showrunner, Eliza Clark, has announced that FX and Hulu will “not be moving forward” with a second series of the show. Despite the first run still airing, it appears the network have already decided a recommission … >

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MCU date shuffle: Doctor Strange, Thor & Black Panther sequels delayed

The Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Phase 4 theatrical slate shifts across 2022 and 2023. With various of its productions catching up due to the pandemic, a number of previously announced Marvel movies are going to be arriving slightly later than expected. While the upcoming Eternals premiered on October 18, 2021 in LA, and Spider-Man: No Way … >

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Secret Invasion – Samuel L Jackson reveals he has started filming

Marvel’s new MCU show features an impossibly starry cast, including two former Queens. Nick Fury actor and all-round legend Samuel L Jackson has revealed, via Instagram, that he has begun work on Secret Invasion. While the Avengers programme instigator Nick Fury has been relatively absent in most recent MCU offerings, appearing briefly at the end … >

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Marvel’s Hawkeye — new trailer and release dates

The Jeremy Renner fronted TV series launches with a double episode drop on 24th November. Marvel have released a fresh trailer and schedule for Hawkeye, their latest live action Disney+ television show. Following the story of former Avenger Clint Barton, the show will be available weekly on Wednesdays, the pattern established for Loki, and it … >

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The Beatles: Get Back – trailer drops

Peter Jackson’s 3-part ‘docuseries’ series lands in November across consecutive nights. After the five-minute sneak peak in December, we now have a full trailer for The Beatles: Get Back. It’s heading to Disney+ over three consecutive dates at Thanksgiving (if you’re not American, that’s November 25th, 26th and 27th) and each episode is approximately two … >

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Buffy leaving Amazon Prime (Angel has already gone)

Buffy The Vampire Slayer fans be warned — it looks like the show is leaving Amazon Prime later this month (around the 19th) There’s nothing like a binge watch of a familiar favourite show, and we’re sure Buffy The Vampire Slayer is dear to many Cultbox readers. BUT. If you want to watch your favourite stories … >

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Disney+ Day ‘Content Premieres’ announced

Friday 12th November will bring treats to celebrate the streaming service’s 2nd birthday. Disney has announced a global celebration to mark the second anniversary of its home streaming service. Subscribers will be treated to new releases across the service’s six brands, Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and Star, as well as a ‘special … >

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Lockdown viewing

Lockdown viewing — Ofcom reports on what we watched in 2020

As Britain is (we trust) approaching the end of this phase of the pandemic, the latest Ofcom report tells us about out lockdown viewing habits Ofcom has published its annual report, Media Nations 2021. It’s a wealth of information on our viewing and gives a UK perspective on the global evolution of viewing habits. We walk … >

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Emmy Award 2021 Nominations

Emmy Awards 2021 Nominations — the big picture

The Emmy Awards 2021 nominations are out, and with so many to consider, you can find many views on what they actually mean. We help show the way through the details The nominations are many (and all here in this list — read thoroughly, there will be questions at the end #joke). We’ve already looked at Bridgerton … >

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