The Witcher: Blood Origin casts Michelle Yeoh

The film (and more recently television) star will play the last of a tribe of nomadic tribe of sword-elves in the Witcher prequel. Michelle Yeoh will take a leading role in the Blood Origin, the prequel series spinning off from The Witcher, set some 1200 years before the main show. The synopsis reads: “In an … >

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Terra Firma, Part 2 — Star Trek: Discovery S3, Ep 10 review

Terra Firma, Part 2 keeps Philippa Georgiou (Michelle Yeoh) centre stage in another dark episode — but so what? Last week’s Terra Firma, Part 1 set things in motion: Georgiou has travelled from the mirror universe and through time and this is inevitably fatal. There is no solution until the sphere data inhabited AI on Discovery gives … >

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Michelle Yeoh as Emperor Georgiou from Star Trek: Discovery S3 Ep 9

Terra Firma, Part 1 – Star Trek: Discovery S3, Ep 9 review

Terra Firma, Part 1 provides another of Discovery’s lengthy pre-credits sequences, as the medical plight of the former Terran Empress Georgiou is set out. While the whole crew have time-travelled to the future, she has also hopped dimensions. Apparently, the body may tolerate one or the other, but not both – according to the Federation’s … >

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The Sanctuary — Star Trek: Discovery S3, Ep 8 review

Star Trek Discovery: The Sanctuary (Season 3, Episode 8) brings new information on the ‘Burn’, while raising the stakes between what’s left of the Federation and The Emerald Chain The latest Star Trek: Discovery episode, The Sanctuary, sends Booker (David Ajala) back to his roots and he needs help from Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green). Things … >

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Last Christmas (2019)

Last Christmas (2019) streaming on Now TV from today

Viewers of Now TV can stream the 2019 Christmas romcom Last Christmas, and it’s available until Oct 2021 Last Christmas was released in 2019, and stars Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones), Henry Golding (Simple Favour) and Michelle Yeoh (Star Trek Discovery). It also stars Emma Thompson (who also wrote the screenplay) and was widely dismissed by … >

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Die Trying – Star Trek: Discovery S3, Ep 5 review

Die Trying. Star Trek: Discovery has an ability to burn though plot at a remarkable rate. After finding the location, we imagined a journey to the new heart of the Federation might consume a few weeks. Instead, Discovery arrived at the new covert Starfleet Headquarters before this episode’s opening credits. Once the thrill subsided, the … >

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People of Earth – Star Trek: Discovery S3, Ep 3 review

People of Earth. Star Trek: Discovery has a predilection for lengthy pre-credits sequences and this one is a whopper; before the titles run we catch up on Commander Michael Burnam’s missing year (and changing hair styles), restate the exploding dilitihium mystery and finally see Saru take his rightful place in the captain’s chair. Back on … >

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Star Trek Discovery: Michelle Yeoh spinoff in the works

After the announcement that Patrick Stewart will resume his role as Captain Jean-Luc Picard in his own Star Trek Discovery spin-off, Michelle Yeoh might be next in line to lead her own vehicle… The Crazy Rich Asians star is in talks with CBS All Access to front her own series, which would continue her character, Captain Emperor Georgiou’s adventures … >

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