‘Charmed’ Team Talks Exploring Brujeria and ‘Current Issues Without Lecturing the Audience’

Read on: Variety.

The culture of the world in which the CW’s reboot of “Charmed” is being written, as well as the cultural backgrounds of its three Latinx lead characters, will heavily influence the new supernatural drama. “We have a real Latinx …

Nia Long on Netflix’s ‘Roxanne, Roxanne’ and Returning to TV With ‘NCIS: Los Angeles’

Read on: Variety.

Nia Long’s breakout role came in 1991, at age 20, on “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.” Since then, she’s starred in such big-screen comedies as “The Best Man Holiday” and “Big Momma’s House.” She balances her film career, including a starring turn in Netf…

John David Washington Says ‘BlacKkKlansman’ Dialogue Feels ‘Contemporary’

Read on: Variety.

Since his transition from football running back to actor, John David Washington has starred in films that tackle social issues. His latest, Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman,” continues the trend as Washington plays real-life police officer Ron Stallworth wh…

Remote Controlled: ‘Barry’ Star Henry Winkler on Getting Laughs From Playing a ‘Desperate’ Character

Read on: Variety.

Welcome to “Remote Controlled,” a podcast from Variety featuring the best and brightest in television, both in front of and behind the camera. In this week’s episode, Variety’s executive editor of TV, Debra Birnbaum, speaks with Henry Winkler, star of …

TV News Roundup: ’13 Reasons Why’ Characters Are Put on Trial in Season 2 Trailer (Watch)

Read on: Variety.

In today’s roundup, Netflix released a trailer for the second season of “13 Reasons Why” and OWN’s “Love Is __” gets a premiere date. FIRST LOOKS Netflix has released a new trailer for the second season of “13 Reasons Why.” The new season will launch g…

‘13 Reasons Why,’ ‘Dear White People’ Teams Talk Pivotal Changes in Second Seasons

Read on: Variety.

At Netflix’s annual FYSEE Kick-Off event in Los Angeles, Calif., stars of two of the streaming site’s most talked about returning series, “Dear White People” and “13 Reasons Why”, discussed using their second seasons to address topical issues. Followin…