Sundays are usually the “down” days of festivals and conventions, but the Star Wars Celebration Chicago is not your ordinary gathering. So, when I settled into my seat today, I was not expecting to see the beginning of a new era for Star Wars fans, especially those who stood by...
Written by: Dennis R. Upkins The future of wrestling is female. And if the last several years of sports entertainment are any indication, that statement is both fact and prophetic. Serena Williams has become to tennis what Michael Jordan was to basketball. The triumphs of gymnasts Gabby Douglas and Simone Biles...
Multi-hyphenate Lena Waithe is keeping herself very busy these days. This past week it was recently announced that Waithe signed on for a role in the upcoming HBO series Westworld, now in its third season. There are no details yet as to what character she is slated to play, but...
The Star Wars Celebration kicked off Saturday, April 13, 2019, with another huge reveal. Lucasfilm, in conjunction with Disney Parks, unveiled the complete plans and dates for the new Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge addition to Disneyworld and Disneyland parks. They followed that with reveals of the anticipated game Star Wars...
BGN had the hottest ticket in town Friday, April 12 for the Star Wars Celebration Chicago. We truly did score this time. The tickets had been sold out for months (except for Monday and not much is happening then). The panel to be in was the Star Wars: Episode IX...
We all remember seeing Lando Calrissian and his crew in The Return of the Jedi. Remember his right-hand man Nien Nunb? The original character was voiced by an actor who was replaced in subsequent films. However, during the big reveal of the Star Wars Galaxy's Edge, we found that they were bringing...
Today Disney released The Lion King trailer and memories of the original animated movie began to overflow. Earlier this year, a teaser trailer for The Lion King was released showing us a sneak peek at a newborn Simba. Today's trailer illustrates that the new CGI re-imagining of the epic story...
Disney has already started its slate of new shows to launch on its new streaming platform and of those shows will be Hawkeye. It has been reported that a limited series is in the works based on the Hawkeye Marvel character, and actor Jeremy Renner will reprise his big-screen character...
On the set for Annabelle Comes Home, directed by Gary Dauberman and written by himself and James Wan, we learned some cool facts about the set, the crew, the cast, and beyond. Horror movies are a fascination for us at BGN. Getting to know some behind-the-scenes info is a big...
The Best of Enemies is a timely drama starring Academy Award nominee Taraji P. Henson (Hidden Figures) and Academy Award winner Sam Rockwell (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri).  Based on a true story, The Best of Enemies centers on the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater (Henson), an outspoken civil rights activist,...