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‘Strange World’ Review: Jake Gyllenhaal and Gabrielle Union Lead Voice Cast in Disney Charmer

The animated adventure film is about three generations of explorers who chart unknown territory in order to save their city.

Gabrielle Union Says International Bans of ‘Strange World’ Over Gay Lead Would Be “Denying Reality”

Strange World star Gabrielle Union says the potential banning of the film, which features Disney’s first LGBTQ leading character in an animated feature, outside of the U.S. would “absolutely be sad” and a denial of reality that could lead to the film being pirated. In an interview with Yahoo Entertainment, the actress — along with […]

How Amazon’s ‘Fairfax’ Humanizes the Hypebeast Experience: “It Is the Obsessive Need to Get Something”

Fairfax, the new original series from Amazon Prime Video, is an animated comedy starring Skyler Gisondo, Kiersey Clemons, Peter S. Kim and Jaboukie Young-White as four middle school best friends on a passionate quest for clout on Los Angeles’ famous Fairfax Avenue, a block known for its winding lines of young streetwear aficionados waiting to buy […]

Amazon’s ‘Fairfax’: TV Review

A new animated comedy looks at the world of hypebeast culture and clout-chasing through the eyes of some very enthusiastic middle schoolers voiced by Skyler Gisondo, Kiersey Clemons, Peter S. Kim and Jaboukie Young-White.

‘Spider-Verse’ Director Rodney Rothman, MGM Alum Adam Rosenberg Launch Banner Modern Magic

Adam Rosenberg, the former co-president of production at MGM, and Rodney Rothman, the writer-director who won an Oscar for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, are partnering to launch production banner Modern Magic, with a focus on both live action and animation. Modern Magic has a slate of 20 projects — both feature films and series — […]

Jaboukie Young-White Adapting ‘Gang’s All Queer’ for HBO, Issa Rae

Jaboukie Young-White is headed for HBO. The writer-comedian is adapting Vanessa R. Panfil’s book The Gang’s All Queer: The Lives of Gay Gang Members as a TV series for HBO. Young-White will pen the script and exec produce the half-hour entry for the premium cable network. Issa Rae and her HBO-based Hoorae banner will exec […]