TV : Kung Fu, Salt-N-Pepa, Revenge, Stranger Things, Servant

A reboot of “Kung Fu” that was in development at Fox last season is moving to The CW with writer Christina M.Kim (“Blindspot”). ”The reimagining centers on a young Chinese-American woman who drops out of college amid a quarter-life crisis and goes on a life-changing journey to an isolated monastery in China. When she returns to find her hometown overrun with crime and corruption, she uses her martial arts skills and Shaolin values to protect her community and bring criminals to justice, all while searching for the assassin who killed her Shaolin mentor and is now targeting her.” [More…]

Lifetime’s highly anticipated 3- hour biopic on pioneering female rap group Salt-N-Pepa has found its leading cast with GG Townson (”In the Cut”, ”Everybody Hates Chris”) as Cheryl “Salt” James and Laila Odom (”The Bobby DeBarge Story”, ”Undercover Brother 2”) set to portray Sandra “Pepa” Denton.The film is now in production in Toronto. [More…]

A spin-off of ABC’s “Revenge” is in the works, also titled “Revenge”, will follow a young Latinx immigrant who arrives in Malibu to exact revenge on a pharmaceutical dynasty that caused “the murder of her biochemist mother, the destruction of her family and a global epidemic.” [More…]

A third and final gag reel for “Stranger Things” Season 3 has been released – and it’s a corker!

The first trailer for M.Night Shyamalan’s new series for Apple+, “Servant” has been released. The show will premiere November 28. The half hour psychological thriller follows a Philadelphia couple in mourning after an unspeakable tragedy creates a rift in their marriage and opens the door for a mysterious force to enter their home.

Scream 5 coming!

Another peek at Todd Haynes’ Dark Waters