Culture

Veep’s Usman Ally On What It Takes To Get More Diversity On TV  – Newsweek

“You can’t push people of color to create their own stories until you give people of color the opportunity to create their own stories,” Usman Ally of ‘Veep.’

Meet The Comic Book Writer Behind #VisibleWomen – Player.One

Kelly Sue DeConnick connects women in comics with employers.

Keiynan Lonsdale Talks ‘The Flash’ And Being An Introvert – Newsweek

Kid Flash taking over for Barry Allen in Season 4 isn’t on Keiynan Lonsdale’s radar.

Detroit Actor Joseph David-Jones Understands The Horror & The History – Player.One

“There was a lot more responsibility on me to really be present in the moment and connect with the emotions of it all.”

Behind The Real Life Iron Man Tech At SDCC 2017 – Player.One

Inventor Richard Browning is making an Iron Man suit in real life.

Finn Jones Says Luke Cage Needs To Keep It In His Pants – Player.One

But Mike Colter claps back. “All roads lead through Harlem at some point. All I’m saying.”

How Far Will Daredevil Go To Get Elektra Back? Charlie Cox Answers – Player.One

“Left to his own devices, he’ll take it to the end.”

Here’s How Legion Got That Mind-Bending Set – Newsweek

To build the perfect set, Designer Michael Wylie had to make sure the audience had no idea what was real or not, just like the characters.

Finn Jones Thinks Heroes For Hire Should Discuss White Privilege – Player.One

“That’s why Heroes for Hire would be a great television show, because you could go deep with that conversation.”

Why Is Inhumans In IMAX? Let The Director Explain – Player.One

“When you see a big close up with Black Bolt thinking and feeling, it’s really powerful.”

Watch Out For Leon In Mr. Robot Season 3 – Newsweek

The Mr. Robot season 2 finale ended with a huge cliffhanger surrounding Leon, played by Joey Bada$$, and Sam Esmail says it’s important.

The Story Of Jessica Jones And Her Only Pair Of Jeans – Player.One

“I didn’t ever want Jessica Jones to change her clothes,” Krysten Ritter admits.

It’s Been A Long Time Coming For The Defenders – Player.One

The plot of The Defenders was planned before 2015.

Why The ‘Dear White People’ Netflix Boycott Proves The Point – International Business Times

Series star Antoinette Robertson says the hateful response to the 30-second ‘Dear White People’ teaser only proves why the show is so important.

Iwan Rheon Will Convince You Maximus Isn’t Bad At All – Player.One

Is Maximus a hero or a villain? Iwan Rheon explains why his character in Marvel’s Inhumans is actually extremely likable.

Cress Williams On How The Black Lightning Show Is Rooted In The Comics – Player.One

Series star Cress Williams compares Jefferson Pierce to Obama and praises the Black Lightning comics.

The Defenders Has Huge Payoff Potential – Player.One

Early review of The Defenders episodes 1-4.

The Defenders’ Jessica Henwick Talks Daughters Of The Dragon – Player.One

Jessica Henwick teases the moment Colleen Wing and Misty Knight meet at the end of The Defenders.

Why 50 Cent Thinks Ghost Is The Real Big Bad On ‘Power,’ Not Kanan -Player.One

“For a lot of reasons I wouldn’t trust the motherfucker,” 50 Cent says about Ghost.

Black Lightning Has ‘No Filter,’ Says Co-Creator Salim Akil – Player.One

“Jefferson Pierce is the epitome of what Black men are.”

How Chris Coleman Is Rewriting The Book On Children’s Books – International Business Times

Adventures With Jade: The Microphone of Friendship uses technology and diverse characters to reflect a changing society.

A Conversation With Black Lightning Comic Book Creator, Tony Isabella – Player.One

Tony Isabella reacts to the ‘Black Lightning’ trailer and chats about why he’s excited for the CW series.

Daredevil’s Stephen Rider Talks Blake Tower & The Defenders  Player.One

Stephen Rider’s live adaption of District Attorney Blake Tower transformed the 40-year-old Marvel character from blonde hair to brown skin in the Netflix series, ‘Daredevil.’

Here’s What Tony Isabella Was Thinking When DC Pitched Black Bomber In The 70s – Player.One

DC’s first big African-American superhero was almost a blackface racist, until Tony Isabella refused.

How Deadpool’s Honest Trailer Got Ryan Reynolds To Join The Party -Player.One

Honest Trailers creator Andy Signore tells the story behind the Ryan Reynolds cameo.

‘Mr. Robot’ Fans Cracked The Prison Twist Faster Than Sam Esmail Expected – Player.One

“The fact that people caught on just meant that we were telegraphing it in the right way,” Sam Esmail explains.

Iron Fist Review: The Struggle Is Not Real – Player.One

There is struggle in this story, we just didn’t see any of it. And the fight scenes need work.