Renewed and bougie: Star Trek Discovery renewed for second season

Booked and bougie! Star Trek Discovery has been picked up for a second season by CBS! CBS and the official Star Trek site announced today “In just six episodes, Star Trek: Discovery has driven subscriber growth, critical acclaim and huge global fan interest for the first premium version of this great franchise,” said Marc DeBevoise, President and…

Geek entertainment – Where is the diversity?

Hey nerds! It’s our 3 year anniversary this month. Three whole years! We’ve been pretty, brown, and nerdy our whole lives, but 3 years ago we sought out to change the nerd community, and what it looked like, starting with Youtube. I just have a very short rant. Just something I have noticed while browsing…

Hollywood running out of ideas?

Adaption. Remake. Sequel. Presently, everything is either an adaptation or a remake of a story. Along with drawn out franchises with more sequels than needed. News spread across the internet last week that J.J Abrams would be taking the helm for a live action adaptation of the successful anime film Your Name, which dominated theatres…

Natural Hair in Media: We are here for it!

Throughout the years in television and media one little detail has always been apparent. Every female has the same hairstyle. Y’all know what I am talking about. Those same straight hair styles with long loose curls at the ends. In television and various forms media, we have become accustom to seeing Black females on television…

Nightwing Movie In The Works (Finally)

Finally, our boy in blue is getting the screen time he deserves. It looks like Warner Brothers is ready to add the former Boy Wonder into the DC Extended Universe. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Warner Brothers has plans to throw Dick Grayson into the mix–and we couldn’t be any more thrilled. Chris Mckay, director…

Donald Glover Will Play Simba In Live-Action Lion King Film

Alright, Gambino is a master—lion? Yep. You read that title right! Atlanta star Donald Glover is set to star as Simba in the upcoming live-action Lion King film. But don’t take our word for it. Here’s what director Jon Favreau tweeted earlier today: I just can’t wait to be king. #Simba pic.twitter.com/wUYKixMBJI — Jon Favreau…

Why the #RnBComics tag is the best tag ever

Damn, Blerd twitter! Back at it again with the iconic hashtags! Black Nerd twitter has done it again. They’ve started a new hashtag for nerds to take part in, and it’s #RnBComics. Yes, you read it right. “RnB Comics”. Two things every black nerd loves. The tag was originally started by twitter user Steph_I_Will and…