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‘Shadow and Bone’ Casts 4 Actors in Key Season 2 Roles

Shadow and Bone is filling out its season two cast. The Netflix fantasy series is adding four actors to its ensemble as well as promoting three season one actors to series regular roles and making a change in the program’s showrunner ranks. The new actors are Anna Leong Brophy (Back) as Tamar Kir-Bataar, Patrick Gibson […]

Emmys: ‘The Crown,’ ‘For All Mankind,’ ‘Shadow And Bone,’ ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Reveal VFX Secrets

From Star Trek: Discovery‘s fantasy world to For All Mankind‘s alternate history of the space race, VFX supervisors of these series, as well as The Crown and Shadow and Bone, share a look at some of their work. The Crown (Netflix) Political events of the late 1970s portrayed in season four of The Crown include […]

‘Shadow and Bone’ Renewed for Second Season at Netflix

Netflix is returning to the Grishaverse. The streamer has renewed fantasy drama Shadow and Bone for a second season following a solid debut for the series. Season two of the series, based on Leigh Bardugo’s “Grishaverse” novels — the Shadow and Bone trilogy and companion series Six of Crows — will consist of eight episodes, […]

‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Season 4 Opens Big in Nielsen Streaming Rankings

The fourth season premiere of The Handmaid’s Tale vaulted the Hulu series to near the top of the Nielsen streaming charts. Netflix’s Shadow and Bone also picked up steam in its second week of release. Both shows racked up more than a billion minutes of viewing time from April 26-May 2, the first time any […]

‘Shadow and Bone’ Makes Solid Debut in Nielsen Streaming Chart

Netflix’s Shadow and Bone premiered to a good-sized audience, according to Nielsen’s streaming rankings for the week of April 19-25. The fantasy series, which debuted April 23, racked up 721 million minutes of viewing time, equivalent to an average audience of about 1.75 million viewers (based on its total running time of 413 minutes). It […]

‘Shadow and Bone’ Showrunner Explains Why Book’s Darkest Scene Wasn’t in the Netflix Show

Eric Heisserer on a major climactic change that was made when adapting Leigh Bardugo's fantasy novel into a Netflix series.

‘Shadow and Bone’ Star Ben Barnes on That Sexual Consent Change From the Book

The actor talks consent, plus reveals the one dastardly move The Darkling made that made him physically sick.

‘TV’s Top 5’: ‘Shadow and Bone’ Creator on Bringing Leigh Bardugo’s Grishaverse to Netflix

Showrunner Eric Heisserer joins hosts Lesley Goldberg and Daniel Fienberg to discuss his journey to the streamer's YA fantasy realm in this week's podcast, which also features a discussion about the Oscars and Golden Globes.

“I Don’t Want to Be Famous”: Jessie Mei Li Braces for Big Breakout With ‘Shadow and Bone’

The British actress, who shines as a light-wielding hero in the new Netflix sci-fi series, talks about failed auditions before landing her starring role, aiming for action parts and her grandmother's pride watching her trailers.

This Week in TV: Oscars, ‘Shadow and Bone,’ ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Peacock's 'Rutherford Falls' and HBO's 'A Black Lady Sketch Show' also premiere in the next seven days.

‘Shadow and Bone’: TV Review

Eric Heisserer adapts Leigh Bardugo's best-selling YA series for Netflix, bringing the story of a teenage orphan and her mysterious powers to the small screen.

Netflix’s New Releases Coming in April 2021

Take a look at the movies and TV shows that will hit the streaming service this month.