The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for April 19, 2018
Above is the final trailer for this summer’s upcoming Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. Does this movie actually make the dinosaurs scary again?
Stranger Things season 3 continues to add some impressive new cast members to its lineup, with the latest being Saw star Cary Elwes and The Predator star Jake Busey. Deadline reports that Elwes will play Mayor Kline and Busey will play a character named Bruce. No other details were revealed, which is not surprising: the plotline for Stranger Things season 3 is currently unknown.
The streaming giant’s most-watched non-English series La Casa De Papel has been given the go-ahead for a third season. Known outside of Spanish-speaking markets as Money Heist, the third season will air in 2019 exclusively on Netflix.
NEW MOVIES OPENING TONIGHT:
Super Troopers 2 (Rated R) … STARRING: Rob Lowe .. Super Troopers Mac, Thorny, Foster, Rabbit, and Farva try to diffuse an international border dispute between the U.S. and Canada
I Feel Pretty (Rated PG-13) … STARRING: Amy Schumer, Naomi Campbell, Lauren Hutton … an insecure Amy Schumer accidentally falls during an exercise class before waking up and believing she is a supermodel.
Traffik (Rated R) … STARRING: Paula Patton, Omar Epps, Roselyn Sanchez, Laz Alonso … a violent biker gang terrorizes two couples during their weekend getaway at a mountain cabin.
Hasbro’s development of their own cinematic universe hasn’t exactly progressed as quickly as they were hoping, but one of their projects has taken a big leap forward as Deadline reports that they’ve tasked F. Gary Gray (The Fate of the Furious) with developing and directing M.A.S.K. Standing for Mobile Armored Strike Kommand, M.A.S.K. is a task force led by Matt Trakker whose goal is to take out the criminal organization known as V.E.N.O.M (Vicious Evil Network of Mayhem).
Amy Schumer will host the May 12th installment of NBC’s Saturday Night Live, and Tina Fey will head up the season finale on May 19th. Schumer is making the rounds promoting I Feel Pretty, which opens this weekend. She last hosted in 2015. Fey, who was the former SNL head writer and Weekend Update anchor, has returned to host five times previously. Fey is making the rounds to promote the musical adaptation of Mean Girls, which hits Broadway this month.
Contact Music claims Vin Diesel has acquired the rights to his xXx franchise. He plans to make a fourth film about Xander Cage
Will you be playing Harry Potter Hogwards Mystery?
Posted by Today I Learned on Tuesday, April 17, 2018