Tag: Netflix

The ‘Spenser Confidential’ Trailer Shows Mark Wahlberg Taking Over A Classic Character

It’s been almost two decades since TV and movies did anything with Spenser, the private eye created by mystery novelist Robert B. Parker and most famously played onscreen by Robert Urich in the classic ’80s show Spenser for Hire. He was last played by Joe Mantegna in a trilogy of TV films in the late […]

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David Lynch Surprise Dropped A Short Film On Netflix In Which He Interrogates A Monkey

Monday is David Lynch’s 74th birthday, and instead of us getting him a gift, he gave one to us. Netflix subscribers woke up to find a surprise film drop from one of cinema and television’s great oddballs (and, as of last summer, Oscar-winner). Called What Did Jack Do?, it runs 17 minutes, it’s in black-and-white, […]

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Getting the Last Laugh, Mo’Nique Finally Has Another Stand Up Comedy Special

DON’T COUNT HER OUT: Mo’Nique will host a comedy special for Showtime Networks during Black History Month 2020.Photo: Kevork Djansezian (Associated Press) To the chagrin of many detractors who continue to write her off, Mo’Nique has rebounded in a big way. The Academy Award, Golden Globe and NAACP Image Award winning funnywoman will host her […]

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