How “Hey Arnold!” and its iconic score introduced a generation to jazz

Thirty years ago this week, a burgeoning, but not yet ubiquitous children’s network by the name of Nickelodeon launched its first original animated series. Introduced on August 11, 1991, under the brand name “Nicktoons”, Doug, Rugrats, and The Ren & Stimpy Show would quickly become hits and change the course of animation, television and popular culture in general. To mark ...

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Magic Realist Fable documentary trailer “The Seer and the Unseen”

Magic Realist Fable documentary trailer “The Seer and the Unseen” by Alex Billington August 10, 2021Source: Youtube “The elves demand that this area not be used.” Utopia has released an official trailer for a bizarre documentary film titled The seer and the invisible, by award-winning documentary director Sara Dosa. This one premiered at the 2019 San Francisco Film Festival a ...

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Idris Elba to play Knuckles – Deadline

It’s just in there, but The suicide squad star Idris Elba joins Paramount’s Sonic the hedgehog 2 voicing the famous character of Knuckles. Knuckles is a red Echidna and he is the guardian of the Master Emerald in video games. He is also known to be brash and fighter. Elba joins previously announced James Marsden, Ben Schwartz, Tika Sumpter, Natasha ...

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Rockridge Events Calendar: Find Out What’s Happening This Week

ROCKRIDGE, CA – Looking for things to do in the Rockridge area this week? Find out what’s new in your Rockridge Patch community calendar. Here are some of the events happening in town this week. Tip: if you want to see your event in the next roundup, you can add it to the calendar using this form. You can also ...

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Era of cheap natural gas ends as prices rise 1000% | Nation and world

The era of cheap natural gas is over, giving way to an era of much more expensive energy that will create ripple effects in the global economy. Natural gas, used to generate electricity and heat homes, was plentiful and cheap for most of the past decade, as part of a supply boom from the United States to Australia. It came ...

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Looks like Angela Bassett is about to be the highest paid black woman on TV; Academy Museum of Motion Pictures publishes catalog of Spike Lee’s work

We have another Black Excellence Week in Hollywood and this week you all have to make way for a Queen. Black people often like to quote “Eat the cake, Anna Mae” (thanks to the recall of the character’s name in her new movie Milkshakes with powder) When it comes to What does love have to do with it star Angela ...

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“Always have a plan B, C and D”: Alejandro Montoya Marin on the production of his selections at the 2021 SA Film Festival

Two of Alejandro Montoya Marin’s new films, “Millennium Bugs” and “Perps”, feature different sides of the same coin from the independent filmmaker. SAN ANTONIO – The spirit of the 90s is alive and well in “Millennium Bugs”, an energetic comedy-drama by writer-director Alejandro Montoya Marin, screened this weekend as part of the San Antonio Film Festival. The filmmaker remembers the ...

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Lady Gaga finds her inner showgirl and hits a fashion note

Lady Gaga’s wild outfits might grab some attention, but it’s a classic at heart. Always ready with a vintage reference or a nod to Old Hollywood, Gaga often transforms into classic archetypes like the bombshell, the femme fatale or in last night’s case, the showgirl. After completing three evenings at Radio City Music Hall, alongside her musical hero and longtime ...

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Eminem features on Nas’ new album and fans can’t get enough

Eminem is one of the greatest rappers of all time. Whenever he jumps on a verse, he immediately makes it stand out from the rest. And his last appearance on Nas’s new album, King’s disease II, is no different. Eminem | Kevin Winter / Getty Images for iHeartMedia Eminem dropped a verse on ‘EPMD2’ Rap fans were waiting for Nas ...

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The best time to visit Iceland and why everyone wants to visit this fascinating island

There is a lot that a lot of people don’t know about Iceland, including the best time of year to visit. Iceland is straight out of a fairy tale book. Its harsh landscapes and dazzling fjords, volcanoes, coastlines and northern lights attract people from all over. Along with New Zealand, Iceland is one of the last two great landscapes to ...

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