Feeding Hannibal: The Ultimate Cookbook for the Hannibal Fan

  Cookbooks of favorite TV shows are all the rage these days. Fans of Outlander have Outlander Kitchen. Fans of Game of Thrones have A Feast of Ice and Fire. I myself am the proud owner of True Blood: Eats, Drinks, and Bites from Bon Temps. Now, all the fannibals and foodies out there can enjoy...

The Expanse: Pick A Side Trailer & Analysis

Three main characters including one we haven't met yet address the viewer head on, making a case for the legitimacy of their territory's rule. The fourth, makes a case for cooperation. It makes sense that Naomi is the voice of Belters, and it underlines her character growth over the first season. In the beginning...

The Parallel Lives of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Olivia Pope

By Shannon McKinley   OK, grown woman confession: I woke up one morning thinking about the similarities between the lives of Buffy (the Vampire Slayer) Summers and Scandal’s Olivia Pope. As someone who fangirled hard for Joss Whedon’s epic Chosen One, and an unapologetic Scandal-holic, I could not help but write about the parallels between the...

Fences Is God’s Gift To Dramatic Cinema

  It's been a long time since I've witnessed a compelling and thought-provoking drama that shook me to my core.  After my viewing of the film Fences, an adaptation of the prolific August Wilson play; I left the theater experiencing a whirlwind of emotions.  I felt feelings of joy, laughter, pain, anger, and sadness.  I...

The Mist Will Be Rolling Into Spike This Year

It was reported back in April of last year that Spike had picked up Stephen King's novella The Mist for serialization. The story was about a group of people holed up in a small town grocery store hiding from a mysterious mist that rolled into town bringing horrors with it. Legions of Stephen King...

BGN REVIEW: ‘Mindenki (Sing)’

Check out the latest review for the Hungarian short film, 'Mindenki (Sing)' here on Black Girl Nerds!

New Defenders Photos: A Blessing and a Curse

On January 12th nine new photos were released by Entertainment Weekly introducing The Defenders. The photos have an 80's Teen Beat feel to them including neon, subway smoke, and funky fonts. While it is exciting to see the team together and get a sense of what the show will be like the lack of melanin...

New ‘The Defenders’ Comic Is Headed Our Way!

Learn more about the new "The Defenders" comic book headed to Marvel later this year!

It’s Time to Go Back to High School, and #GeeksLiveTweet a Modern Classic

You know how you run across a television show and, within like 10 minutes, it’s apparent that it’s too good to last? Sometimes the networks are kind enough to pull the band-aid off quick and cancel the show mid-season (see: 2007’s Moonlight). It may piss you off, but you’re not invested in the characters...

BGN Comic Review: ‘Hotshot’ Verse

Read all about the 'Hotshot' Verse, including the 'Vigilance' print right here at Black Girl Nerds!