Kung Fu season 3, episode 8 was the show’s mid-season finale and it pulled no punches. Literally. Read on for our review of “Betrayal.” Continue reading “‘Kung Fu’ season 3, episode 8 in conversation: The Dark Nicky Rises”
Kung Fu season 3, episode 7 brings the chills with a race to find Xiao after she’s accidentally-on-purpose released into the community center during an attempt to pull her out of Pei-Ling and trap her inside the Harvester’s sword. Read on for our review of “Villains.” Continue reading “‘Kung Fu’ season 3, episode 7 in conversation: I’m A Good Boy, Mommy”
In the second half of our interview with Kung Fu star JB Tadena, the actor discusses how he prepared for episode 7’s shocking twist, body image standards for men in Hollywood, where to find the best Filipino food in the DC area, and, most importantly, his three-legged dog, Agatha.
JB Tadena, who plays Sebastian ‘Hot Chef’ Cailao on The CW’s Kung Fu spoke extensively with Subjectify Media in advance of episode 7, which, without giving anything away, is a particular showcase for his character. In this first spoiler-free part, JB discusses the two relationships that have defined Sebastian’s story on Kung Fu so far. Continue reading “‘Kung Fu’ star JB Tadena on the relationships that tie Sebastian to the Shen family: ‘They’re kind of soulmates’”
Kung Fu season 3, episode 6 delivers a shocking twist to one love story while following through on an inevitable heartbreak in another. Read on for our review of “Rescue.” Continue reading “‘Kung Fu’ season 3, episode 6 in conversation: Are the magic bad guys in the room with us now?”
Kung Fu season 3, episode 5 plunges us back into the mythic storyline after last week’s more lighthearted diversion. “Harvest” weaves together our disconnected supernatural storylines with some unexpected twists, opening new paths for the rest of the season. Read on for our review of “Harvest.” Continue reading “‘Kung Fu’ season 3, episode 5 in conversation: ACAB but the C stands for corporations”
Kung Fu season 3, episode 4 brings us “Clementine” on steroids. “Harmony” reunites writer Richard Lowe and director Richard Speight, Jr. to bring us the most bonkers episode of Kung Fu yet. Read on for our review of “Harmony.” Continue reading “‘Kung Fu’ season 3, episode 4 in conversation: Lil Dumpy is the canary in the coal mine”
Kheng Hua Tan spoke with Subjectify Media about her role as Mei-Li on the CW’s Kung Fu. Tan discussed Mei-Li’s journey from season 1 to season 3, the satisfaction to be found in portraying a character with so many layers, the symbiosis between show’s cast and writers, and working with her beloved “kids.” Continue reading “Kheng Hua Tan on her ‘Kung Fu’ parenting style: ‘You’re getting to know your child and you’re getting to know yourself as your child grows up’”
In this week’s Kung Fu Nicky and Henry are finally reunited and we learn more about Henry’s destiny when Nicky rushes to Thailand to save him, only to discover he’s too deep into his magical research to even think about being rescued. Read on for our conversation review of “The Compass.” Continue reading “‘Kung Fu’ season 3, episode 3 in conversation: Hang on, I need to have a childhood flashback”
Kung Fu has returned to the CW as part of the network’s fall schedule, with this week’s season 3 premiere picking up a few months after the wreckage of that massive earthquake. Read on for our conversation review of “Shifu.” Continue reading “‘Kung Fu’ season 3, episode 1 in conversation: Taking the law into our own hands, as a family”
Interview with the Vampire, AMC’s new adaptation of the first installment of Anne Rice’s best-selling Vampire Chronicles, debuts October 2, and in advance of the premiere, we’re sharing further reflections from our press day with the cast and creatives, along with our general review of the show’s first five episodes. Continue reading “AMC’s ‘Interview with the Vampire’ adaptation captures the heart of Anne Rice’s immersive, emotionally-heightened, morally complex world”
Interview with the Vampire has arrived on AMC, beginning the way it means to go on in a bloody rampage of love, lust and longing. Read on for our review of Interview with the Vampire episode 1 “In Throes of Increasing Wonder.” Continue reading “‘Interview with the Vampire’ season 1 episode 1 review: A single blood tear”
AMC set its sights on a new franchise when it acquired the rights to Anne Rice’s two most influential series, The Vampire Chronicles and The Mayfair Witches. With 18 interconnected books between them, filled with luscious prose and heaps of characters to explore, the right adaptation could bring success for years to come. At San Diego Comic-Con, we got a first look at how Interview with the Vampire is poised to achieve that goal.
Continue reading “‘Interview with the Vampire’ at SDCC: AMC’s Anne Rice adaptation is ‘an aggressive, beautiful love story’”
The Wheel of Time brought Daniel Henney and their animated Origins series to the first day of SDCC 2022 in order to debut two shorts all about Lan. They also used the opportunity to announce The Wheel of Time season 3. Read on for all the details. Continue reading “‘The Wheel of Time’ at SDCC: New ‘Origins’ shorts will be focused on fan-favorite Lan Mandragoran’s tragic backstory”
Kung Fu’s Jon Prasida spoke to Subjectify Media to preview Wednesday’s season 2 finale. We also talked about Ryan’s arc this season and what Jon might like to see for Ryan in season 3. Continue reading “‘Kung Fu’ star Jon Prasida teases the season 2 finale and suggests a Ryan relationship shake-up for season 3”