The first season of Marvel’s Jessica Jones absolutely demanded women’s perspective behind the camera, and Season 2 is very much upping the ante. Before production commences on a second run of Krysten Ritter’s breakout Defender, showrunner Melissa Rosenberg confirms all thirteen Jessica Jones Season 2 episodes will feature women directing.
Netflix’s Narcos is going to look very different by the time Season 3 premieres in 2017; not solely for the absence of Pablo Escobar and the Medellin Cartel, but also a number of fresh faces. Latest to join the Colombian drug war is that of Halt & Catch Fire star Kerry Bishé, and a Broad City fan-favorite.
The recent release of Luke Cage may have crystallized how out of touch Marvel’s Defenders series feel with the current MCU film slate, a problem not likely to get better with Doctor Strange splitting New York into multiple dimensions. Timing makes it difficult to write any of the four Netflix stars into the films, but with Infinity War on the horizon, new comments from Kevin Feige again dash our hopes.
House of Cards Season 4 left us on a pretty grim note, and our first new additions for Season 5 aren’t any less intimidating. Not only has the icy Patricia Clarkson joined in an important new role, but also a familiar Royal Pains star.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Streaming-ly speaking.
Netflix has unveiled their lineup of new movies and TV shows coming in November. The most eye-popping addition: 21 different Netflix Originals. 21! Twenty and an additional original. In one month. Netflix is like the Tracy Flick of streaming services.
Netflix’s Narcos made clear shortly after Season 2 that the story would continue for at least two more years, but less certain was the historical tenure of its leading roles. We know Pedro Pascal will return, but for the moment Season 3 has confirmed a Cloverfield star and more in its new cast.
It’d take a day and a half to list all the stars of Wet Hot American Summer’s decade span, so why not shoot for more? Latest to join the Camp Firewood team is that of Alyssa Milano, as Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later officially commences production with returning cast.
Netflix’s Black Mirror Season 3 hasn’t even had a chance to creep the bejeezus out of you just yet, and already Season 4 is upping its pedigree. The next round of dark technology parables has its first director in Jodie Foster, helming one of six new episodes with a first star already picked out.
Once upon a time, Netflix’s Gilmore Girls revival was rumored to title each new episode around a season of the year. The fan-favorite series end up walking a more generic path with A Year in the Life, but nonetheless puts its seasonal approach up front with four new posters for the November premiere.