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Sizzling Samachar: Roy Kent a.k.a Brett Goldstein to step in front of the camera for Shrinking season 2; Netflix’s ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ announces a fresh lineup of cast members for its upcoming season

Sizzling Samachar of the Day - 27th March 2024

Sizzling Samachar: Roy Kent a.k.a Brett Goldstein to step in front of the camera for Shrinking season 2; Netflix’s ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ announces a fresh lineup of cast members for its upcoming season

Sizzling Samachar of the Day

Last Updated: 11.48 PM, Mar 27, 2024


Welcome to your daily dose of entertainment news, I'm your host Nikhil. News from Hollywood next

Roy Kent a.k.a Brett Goldstein to step in front of the camera for Shrinking season 2

Brett Goldstein, known for his role as Roy Kent in Ted Lasso, is set to make his on-screen debut in the second season of Shrinking, the Apple TV+ dramedy that he co-created. Despite several previous attempts, Goldstein's role in the series remains a closely guarded secret, heightening anticipation for his performance alongside Jason Segel and Harrison Ford. Shrinking follows the turbulent life of therapist Jimmy, played by Segel, who begins to offer unfiltered advice to his clients, sparking significant changes for both them and himself. With a cast that includes Ford, Jessica Williams, and Christa Miller, the series promises a mix of humor and heartfelt moments. Goldstein's portrayal of Roy Kent in Ted Lasso has earned him widespread acclaim and multiple Emmy Awards.

‘The Night Agent’ season 2 announces the newest additions to its cast including Marwan Kenzari, Elise Kibler, and Dikran Tulaine

As filming for the second season of Netflix's gripping thriller series, The Night Agent commences, new faces are announced to join the cast. Marwan Kenzari, Elise Kibler, and Dikran Tulaine are set to guest star in the upcoming season, alongside returning leads Luciane Buchanan and Gabriel Basso. The series, created by Shawn Ryan, follows FBI agent Peter Sutherland as he navigates through high-stakes situations. Production for Season 2 is underway in New York City, Washington D.C., and Thailand. With the addition of Kenzari, Kibler, and Tulaine, alongside the recent casting of Navid Negahban and Rob Heaps, anticipation for the new season continues to build.

Netflix’s ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ announces a fresh lineup of cast members for its upcoming season

Netflix's legal drama, The Lincoln Lawyer, gears up for its third season with a lineup of new cast members. Michael Irby, Maisie Klompus, and Wolé Parks join the show, adding their talent to the ensemble led by Manuel Garcia-Rulfo. Irby steps into the role of DEA Agent James De Marco, while Klompus portrays Annabeth Stephens, and Parks takes on the character of David Lyons. Season 3, based on Michael Connelly's novel The Gods of Guilt, follows Mickey Haller as he grapples with self-blame and investigates the mysterious murder of Gloria. Showrunner Ted Humphrey promises a compelling narrative of redemption in the upcoming season, which is currently in production.

Apple TV’s newest series ‘Imperfect Women’ features Elisabeth Moss and Kerry Washington

Apple TV+ is gearing up to bring viewers a thrilling new series titled Imperfect Women, featuring powerhouse actresses Elisabeth Moss and Kerry Washington. Adapted from Araminta Hall's novel by Annie Weisman, the limited series promises to deliver a gripping narrative that tests the bonds of friendship over decades. Moss and Washington will not only star in the series but also serve as executive producers alongside Weisman. The show, set to focus on crimes unraveling deep connections, is yet to announce a release date.

Fran Drescher and Paul Shaffer return for 'This Is Spinal Tap' sequel, new cast and drummer cameos announced!

Fran Drescher and Paul Shaffer are set to return in the sequel to This Is Spinal Tap, directed by Rob Reiner. Joining them are new cast members including Don Lake, John Michael Higgins, and more. The film will also feature cameo appearances from drummers Chad Smith and Lars Ulrich. Details about the roles of the new cast members are still under wraps. The sequel reunites aging heavy-metal rockers for one final concert after fifteen years. Real-life musicians like Elton John, Paul McCartney, Trisha Yearwood, Questlove, and Garth Brooks will also make cameos. Currently filming in New Orleans, the release date for the sequel is yet to be announced.

Timothée Chalamet lands major deals with Warner Bros including production opportunities

Fresh off recent successes in Wonka and Dune: Part Two, Timothee Chalamet has landed a big deal with Warner Bros. This deal means he'll work on new projects as both an actor and producer. Wonka tells the story of a young Willy Wonka before he became the famous chocolatier, while Dune: Part Two sees Chalamet reprising his role as Paul Atreides in a galaxy-spanning adventure. Both movies did well at the box office, making over $500 million each worldwide. Warner Bros. was impressed by Chalamet's success in these films and offered him the deal. While we don't know what projects he'll be working on next, fans are excited to see what's in store for the talented actor. This deal marks a major milestone in Chalamet's career, showing that his hard work is paying off.

The Beach Boys documentary set to hit Disney+ on May 24th

Disney+ is set to release a documentary about The Beach Boys on May 24, highlighting the band's influence on pop music. Directed by Frank Marshall and Thom Zimny, the film will feature new interviews with band members and appearances from industry stars like Lindsey Buckingham and Janelle Monáe. The documentary will explore the band's rise to fame and their impact on music, including their creation of the 'California Sound' and their innovative recording techniques. Fans can also look forward to a soundtrack featuring songs from the film, along with the release of the band's iconic album Shut Down, Vol. 2 on limited edition vinyl. With its celebration of The Beach Boys' legacy, this documentary promises to be a treat for music lovers everywhere.

Well that's all for this episode, until the next one it's your host Nikhil signing out.

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