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The Star Trek : new additions
The Star Trek: Prodigy have announced four new cast members to their animated series on Paramount+.. Robert Beltran who voiced the character Chakotay from Star Trek: Voyager is making a return along with Daveed Diggs, Jameela Jamil and Jason Alexander. They will join the season one voice cast in recurring roles.
Aristotle and Dante
Eva Longoria and Eugenio Derbez have been cast for the film adaptation of the young adult story Aristotle and Dante discover the Secrets of the Universe. The film will be produced by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Max Pelayo and Reese Gonzales will play the titular characters, with Aitch Alberto as the director. Alberto has adapted the screenplay from the novel written by Benjamin Alire Saenz.
Unni Mukundan and Jayraj
Netflix’s exclusive anthology based on MT Vasudevan Nair’s literary work titled Swargam Thurakunna Samyam was a runaway success. Director Jayraj, who helmed one of the segments, will direct a movie based on the short story of acclaimed writer Kamala Surayya, who is more popularly known by the name of Madhvikutty
The movie will star Unni Mukundan in the lead role. The lead actor took to social media and said “ it's a dream come true for me “ to work with director Jayraj for this film.
Guardians of the Galaxy
British actor Will Poulter has been cast as the iconic Marvel character Adam Warlock for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.3. James Gunn is returning to direct and write the third instalment of the popular film series from the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Analysts firm Digital TV Research has predicted that Disney+ could surpass Netflix by 2026 with a whopping 284.2 million subscribers globally. The report also claims that three platforms, Netflix, Disney+, and Tencent, will dominate nearly half of the world’s online streaming market by 2026.
Chris Hammon, who played the lead in the long running procedural TV series NCIS, is exiting the show after 18 years. Hammon’s character Leroy Jethro Gibbs first appeared in the eighth season of JAG in 2002, as a setup for the spinoff NCIS.
Alright thats the sizzling samachar for today from the world of movies and entertainment , I shall be back again with you tomorrow until then its your host Nikhil signing off!
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