Culture Star Trek: Discovery In the premiere episode of the new season, “Brother,” Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) and the Discovery crew team up with Captain Christopher Pike (Anson Mount) of the U.S.S. Enterprise to investigate mysterious red signal bursts spread across the galaxy. Still jumpy after Season 1’s war with the Klingons, Starfleet can’t be sure whether they signal is a message of peace or an invitation to doom. But the stakes are also personal for Burnham, who hasn’t spoken to her brother Spock (Ethan Peck), science officer aboard the Enterprise, for years. Unfortunately, unlike the first season premiere of Discovery, Season 2 episodes will not air on broadcast television. A CBS All Access exclusive in the United States, the only way to legally stream Star Trek: Discovery’s new season premiere is via the CBS streaming service. CBS All Access is a subscription service, starting at $5.99 a month. Yes, there are commercials. … [Read more...] about How to Watch ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Season 2: Premiere Time and More for Episode 1 on CBS All Access
Culture Netflix In what may be the last time Marvel fans see Frank Castle on Netflix, the second season of The Punisher is ready to begin streaming on Friday, January 18. After the cancellations of Luke Cage, Iron Fist and Daredevil, it seems all but a certainty that The Punisher will get the axe after this season is out. Following this release, Jessica Jones Season 3 will be the only Marvel-Netflix series remaining. If you’re looking for when The Punisher Season 2 will begin appearing on Netflix and/or need a refresher on Castle’s appearances in the MCU, check out all the information below. Netflix WHAT TIME DOES THE PUNISHER SEASON 2 APPEAR ON NETFLIX? The Punisher Season 2 is expected to hit the streaming service at 3:01 a.m. EST January 18, giving West Coasters a 12:01 a.m. PST start time. This is the same time other Marvel Netflix series appear on the streaming service. THE PUNISHER SEASON 1 RECAP Frank Castle first appeared during Daredevil … [Read more...] about ‘The Punisher’ Season 2 Netflix Release Time: When Can You Stream?
click to enlarge Jan. 18-20, times vary, Hotel Eleganté Conference and Event Center, 2886 S. Circle Drive, free-$15/child, $35-$45/adult, firstfridayfandom.org. Sci-fi and fantasy conventions often place emphasis on film and TV, but our very own local COSine, while it celebrates all forms of media and art, has amassed a treasure trove of frequent guests who specialize in the literary arts and in real-life science, making it stand out from the pack. Hosted by First Friday Fandom, a local group of monthly-meeting sci-fi fans, COSine has brought accomplished sci-fi and fantasy authors and well-known scientists to our fair city for 15 years. According to organizer Robin Monogue, 2019 may be the last year the group hosts this convention, as they have at least decided not to host an event in 2020, so don’t miss your chance to take advantage of the convention’s impressive lineup. @ Hotel Eleganté Conference and Event Center 2886 S. Circle Drive Southgate … [Read more...] about COSine brings accomplished authors and scientists to convention one last time
Adelaide Basco | Art DirectorDear “Sylly” Week Shenanigans,To quote the great Michael G. Scott, “Do you think that doing alcohol is cool?”But really — it’s a Monday, and there’s roughly thirty of you rowdy rapscallions shouting at each other outside my home. I can hear you word for word, and let me tell you, if Jenna is already lying down in the grass, before she even hits campus, she probably isn’t going to make it to The Boot tonight. To reiterate: it is a Monday. It might not be the actual Lord’s day, but also, isn’t it close enough? Classes began this very morning at our Elite Academic Institution, and here you are, drinking the devil’s water while some guys from the floor below you try to justify why they’re still R. Kelly fans — “Sorry, but ‘Ignition (Remix)’ is just such a banger.” What would your mother say?I’m not even mad. I’m just baffled. The thought, the idea, … [Read more...] about Airing of grievances: syllabus week • The Tulane Hullabaloo
There’s another “Ghostbusters’’ in the works, and this one is going to hit a little closer to home. Entertainment Weekly broke the news that Jason Reitman will direct and co-write another “Ghostbusters’’ film, slated for release in 2020. The movie will reportedly take place in the same universe as the original 1984 flick, which was directed by Ivan Reitman, Jason’s father. “I’ve always thought of myself as the first ‘Ghostbusters’ fan, when I was a 6-year-old visiting the set,’’ Jason told EW. “I wanted to make a movie for all the other fans. This is the next chapter in the original franchise. It is not a reboot. What happened in the ’80s happened in the ’80s, and this is set in the present day.’’ The news comes more than two years after the “Ghostbusters’’ reboot premiered in 2016. The Paul Feig-directed film — starring Melissa McCarthy, … [Read more...] about A new ‘Ghostbusters’ is coming, this one co-written and directed by Jason Reitman