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Costume Design Hacks: Making Selena Gomez Read Taller and Alexander Skarsgard Look Smaller Onscreen

Reportedly, Sebastian Stan clocks in at 6 feet tall, comparable with 6-foot-2 Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee, whom the actor plays in Pam & Tommy. Co-star Lily James hits 5-foot-7 in flats, which corresponds with Pamela Anderson. But, via extensive research, Pam & Tommy costume designer Kameron Lennox determined that Anderson’s documented height may be […]

‘Umbrella Academy’ Unseats ‘Stranger Things’ on Streaming Chart

After four record-breaking weeks, Stranger Things was dethroned from the No. 1 spot in Nielsen’s streaming rankings. Another Netflix series, The Umbrella Academy, took the lead for the week of June 20-26. Its third season premiered June 22, and the show racked up 2.45 billion minutes of viewing time for the week. That was just […]

‘The Umbrella Academy’ Creator Has a Four-Season Plan

[This story includes major spoilers for the third season of The Umbrella Academy.]  The third season of The Umbrella Academy picks up right where it left off with the Umbrellas now back in their original timeline. But nothing is how they left it at the end of season one. There’s a new group of superhumans living […]

Elliot Page, ‘Umbrella Academy’ Showrunner and Writer on Weaving Viktor’s Transition Into Season 3

In The Umbrella Academy’s third season, Viktor Hargreeves survives the end of the world — again. But for the first time, he’s doing it as his authentic self. A character as tempered as he is explosive, Viktor (played by Elliot Page) spent the hit Netflix series’ first two seasons fighting to be seen by his […]

Netflix Settles Copyright Lawsuit Over Fish-Headed Villain in ‘The Umbrella Academy’

Netflix and Dark Horse Comics have settled a copyright lawsuit from comic book artist Kevin Atkinson alleging the idea for a fish-tank-headed villain in The Umbrella Academy was lifted from him, according to Atkinson’s attorney. Details of the deal, filed on Wednesday, were not made public as the filing is sealed. The agreement was reached less […]

Netflix’s New Releases Coming in June 2022

Adam Sandler and Queen Latifah’s basketball drama Hustle, the Jennifer Lopez documentary Halftime, season three of The Umbrella Academy and a smattering of content from the Netflix Is a Joke festival are among the most anticipated titles coming to Netflix this June. In the basketball-centric drama Hustle, out on June 8, Sandler plays a down […]

The Sparrow Academy Makes Punchy Introduction in ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Season 3 Trailer

Someone else is calling Hargreeves’ mansion home in the first trailer for season three of The Umbrella Academy. In the first full look at the Netflix hit’s upcoming season, the Umbrella Academy — played by stars Elliot Page, Tom Hopper, David Castañeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan and Aidan Gallagher — find themselves in the exact […]

‘Umbrella Academy,’ ‘Starstruck,’ ‘Rutherford Falls’ Master Classes Added to Banff Fest Lineup (Exclusive)

The Umbrella Academy actor Elliot Page, Starstruck creator and star Rose Matafeo and talent and creatives from Peacock’s Rutherford Falls and Amazon Prime Canada’s The Lake comedy are set to take part in master classes at the upcoming Banff World Media Festival. Page, Umbrella Academy creator and showrunner Steve Blackman and Netflix’s head of scripted […]

Cannes: Steve Zahn, Jared Harris, John Magaro Board ‘LaRoy’ From ‘Poms’ Writer (Exclusive)

Steve Zahn (Dallas Buyers Club, The White Lotus), Jared Harris (Mad Men, Chernobyl) and John Magaro (First Cow, The Umbrella Academy) have signed on to star in LaRoy, a dark comedy thriller from Shane Atkinson, the screenwriter of 2019  Diane Keaton comedy Poms. Based on Atkinson’s original screenplay, LaRoy follows a down-and-out man who gets […]

Ted Sarandos to Keynote Virtual Banff World Media Festival

The Netflix co-CEO was to have done a fireside conversation during the 41st edition of the festival in the Canadian Rockies in 2020, before the pandemic delayed his appearance by a year.

Elliot Page to Continue Role on Netflix’s ‘Umbrella Academy’

Elliot Page is remaining with Netflix's 'The Umbrella Academy,' sources confirm to The Hollywood Reporter.

‘Umbrella Academy’ Renewed for Season 3 at Netflix 

Netflix has handed out a third-season renewal to 'The Umbrella Academy,' from Universal Content Productions and showrunner Steve Blackman.