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Sesame Street does…The Avengers

Following hot on the heels of their recent Game of Throns parody, Sesame Street has now turned its attention to the Avengers.

In Avengers: Age of Bon Bon, Cookie Monster stars as Dr Brownie who joins Onion Man, Captain Americauliflower, Mighty Corn, Black Bean Widow and Zucchin-Eye, to take down villain Bon Bon’s cookie ship in order to save the world.

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It’s The Muppet Show…?

A few weeks ago news broke the American TV channel ABC was considering brining The Muppets back to the small screen.

They had asked producers Bill Prady and Bob Kushell to put together a ‘pilot presentation’ which was rumoured to be along the lines of the gang working on a late-night talk show.

Now more details about the planned series, which looks like it will be given the greenlight, have emerged.

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News round-up April 12

A quick round-up of some of the news you might have missed this week including Ian McKellen, Daniel Radcliffe, the Avengers and dates for your diary.

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Clips of the Week – April 11

There’s pretty much something for everyone in this week’s Clips of the Week including drama, scares, comedy and romance.

Queen Latifah stars in Bessie, a new drama for HBO. It tells the true story of Blues singer Bessie Smith in the 1920s. It looks pretty sumptuous.

One of the most eagerly awaited TV dramas of 2015 is the second season of True Detective. This time Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn and Rachel McAdams lead the cast. This week the teaser trailer was released.

Former Bond Pierce Brosnan stars alongside Milla Jovovich in forthcoming thriller Survivor. The cast also includes Dylan McDermott and Angela Bassett, the film’s released on June 5.

Cobain: Montage of Heck arrives in UK cinemas on April 27.

The Longest Ride has galloped into US cinemas this weekend. It’s another Nicholas Sparks adaptation and stars Scott Eastwood (son of Clint). Here’s a clip called Keep The Hat.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is released on DVD on April 20.  Here’s a behind the scenes clip about how the Armies were recruited.

Orange Is The New Black returns for its third season on Netflix on June 12.  Piper, Red, Crazy Eyes, Taystee, Poussey, Sophia, Daya, Gloria, Big Boo, Pennsatucky and all of Litchfield’s ladies are back for more drama and laughter.

In May, Netflix launches its new comedy/drama Grace and Frankie. What a cast! Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda, Martin Sheen and Sam Waterson. I am very excited about this one.

If you prefer your movies a tad more scary then Sinister 2 might be for you. In the aftermath of the shocking events in Sinister, a protective mother (Shannyn Sossamon) and her 9-year-old twin sons find themselves in a rural house marked for death.

 

Clips of the Week – March 28

Another eclectic mix of new trailers and clips this week featuring Tom Cruise hanging off a plane, Michael Fassbender in the Wild West and Sir Patrick Stewart snorting cocaine!

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Clips of the Week – March 15

I have an absolute plethora of new clips for you this week featuring everyone from George Clooney to to Rihanna to Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson!

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