Pop Culture Headlines – Jodie Turner-Smith Joins The Acolyte

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Jodie Turner-Smith Joins Star Wars: The Acolyte

According to Deadline, Lucasfilm is in talks to cast Jodie Turner-Smith for their upcoming series Star Wars: The Acolyte™. Turner-Smith would be joining the Leslye Headland project in an undisclosed role alongside the only other confirmed actor, Amandla Stenberg. The Acolyte “will be a mystery-thriller that will take viewers into a galaxy of shadowy secrets and emerging dark-side powers in the final days of the High Republic era.”

Horacio García-Rojas Cast as Batman

Horacio García-Rojas is set to voice the lead character in the upcoming animated film Batman Azteca: Choque de Imperios. He is set to play Yohualli, a version of Batman and Bruce Wayne who fights against the Conquistadors that plague his village. Batman Azteca: Choque de Imperios will eventually premiere on HBO Max.

Black Adam New Photo


USA Today shared a new photo from DC Comics‘ upcoming film Black Adam. The photo shows Black Adam walking forward in what appears to be a throne room, with intricate gold-patterned bannisters. Black Adam will fly into theaters on October 21, 2022.

What We Do in the Shadows Season Finale

The season finale of What We Do in the Shadows premieres today. This episode, titled “Sunrise, Sunset,” will see Colin Robinson become an angsty teenager. The last episode of season 4 of What We Do in the Shadows is on Hulu now.

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