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Lisa Richwine

Jolie in 'Eternals', Ali as 'Blade' highlight Marvel's star-studded slate

Jul 21 2019

SAN DIEGO Walt Disney Co's Marvel Studios on Saturday unveiled a star-packed slate of superhero films for the next two years that includes Angelina Jolie in "The Eternals," Mahershala Ali in a remake of "Blade" and Natalie Portman as a female "Thor."

Jolie in 'Eternals', Ali as 'Blade' highlight Marvel's new slate

Jul 20 2019

SAN DIEGO, July 20 Walt Disney Co's Marvel Studios on Saturday unveiled a slate of upcoming superhero films that includes "The Eternals" starring Angelina Jolie, "Blade" featuring Mahershala Ali, and a "Thor" sequel with Natalie Portman as a female Thor.

'Star Trek' favorites to return with Patrick Stewart in 'Picard'

Jul 20 2019

SAN DIEGO The upcoming "Star Trek" series about Jean-Luc Picard will reunite the beloved starship commander with android officer Data and other characters from the long-running space franchise, the cast revealed to fans at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday.

Netflix shares plunge as global growth falls short, U.S. customers shrink

Jul 18 2019

Netflix Inc said on Wednesday it lost U.S. streaming customers for the first time in eight years and missed targets for new subscribers overseas, an announcement that jarred investors ahead of looming competition. | Video

'Game of Thrones' dominates and 'kick-ass' women break through at Emmys

Jul 17 2019

LOS ANGELES Medieval fantasy "Game of Thrones" scored a record 32 Emmy nominations on Tuesday, but the contenders for the highest honors in television were dominated by newcomers, many of them women, and shows about political and social justice. | Video

HBO sets Emmy nominations record, tops Netflix

Jul 16 2019

LOS ANGELES AT&T Inc's premium cable network HBO scored a record 137 Emmy nominations on Tuesday, topping streaming service Netflix Inc in what has become an annual battle for bragging rights in the contest for television's biggest awards. | Video

Disney goes high-tech to draw fans to a new 'Lion King'

Jul 16 2019

LOS ANGELES Walt Disney Co has taken a high-tech route to remake animated classic "The Lion King" with the look of a nature documentary, an update it hopes will lure audiences to a new version of a film considered a masterpiece the first time. | Video

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