Disney+ has debuted the trailer and key art for the original movie “Zombies 3,” the third film in the “Zombies” franchise that will premiere July 15 on the streamer. A special “Lost Song” version of the film will air on Disney Channel on August 12.
“Zombies 3” stars Milo Manheim and Meg Donnelly as zombie Zed and cheerleader Addison, respectively, who are starting their senior year at Seabrook High in a city that is home to both monsters and humans. Zed is making college plans while Addison prepares for a party when extraterrestrials unexpectedly arrive in her town.
“Zombies 3” also stars Chandler Kinney as Willa, Ariel Martin as Wynter, Pearce Joza as Wyatt, Carla Jeffery as Bree, Trevor Tordjman as Bucky, Kylee Russell as Eliza, Terry Hu as A-spen, Matt Cornett as A- lan, Kyra Tantao as A-li, James Godfrey as Bonzo and Kingston Foster as Zoey. RuPaul Charles joins the cast as the voice of “The Mothership”.
From Disney Branded Television, “Zombies 3” is directed by Paul Hoen from a screenplay by David Light and Joseph Raso. Hoen, Light, Raso and Suzanne Farwell are executive producers.
See the trailer and key art for the film below.
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Hulu has debuted the official trailer for the third season of “Solar Opposites”, the animated series by Justin Roiland and Mike McMahan. The series revolves around a team of four aliens stranded on Earth with differing opinions about humanity and their planet. Roiland stars with Thomas Middleditch, Mary Mack, Sean Giambrone as the voices of the four aliens. Roiland and McMahan are executive producers with Josh Bycel and the series is produced by 20th Century Television. All three episodes of Season 3 premiere on July 13. Watch the trailer below.
A new monthly series called “Arena” by G4 and WWE will premiere on June 29. The series sees internet personalities, celebrities, WWE stars and athletes with notable feuds entering the G4 arena to discuss their issues. The first episode will feature Twitch streamers QTCinderella and Myth. WWE star Xavier Woods and G4 host Gina Darling present the series, which airs on G4’s Twitch Channel and WWE’s UpUpDownDown YouTube channel.
Macarena Achaga will star in TelevisaUnivision’s upcoming romantic series, “Travesuras de la Niña Mala” (Bad Girl) on Vix+, the new global Spanish-language subscription streaming service launching in July. Adapted from the 2006 novel by Mario Vargas Llosa, the series will be produced by W Studios and will tell the epic love story between Arlette and her teenage love, Ricardo. Vix+ will also adapt Vargas Llosa’s comic novel “Pantaleón y las visitadoras” (Captain Pantoja and the Special Service) as an exclusive series in Spanish.
Alyssa Jirrels, Toby Huss, Reno Wilson and Brian Goodman have joined the cast of “Fatal Attraction”, the TV adaptation of the 1987 erotic thriller. The show stars Lizzy Caplan, Joshua Jackson and Amanda Peet in roles played by Glenn Close , Michael Douglas and Anne Archer in the original film by Adrian Lyne. Jirrels will play Ellen Gallagher, the teenage daughter of Jackson and Peet’s characters. Huss plays Mike Gerard, the district attorney’s head of investigations. Wilson plays Detective Earl Booker, a member of the Los Angeles Police Department. Goodman will play Arthur Tomlinson, Peet’s character’s best friend and business partner. The series is developed, aired and produced by Kevin J. Hynes, Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey.
Linda Yaccarino, president of global advertising and partnerships at NBCUniversal, and Giant Spoon partner Laura Correnti announced the launch of their new podcast, “Sunday Supper”, in partnership with iHeartMedia. Yaccarino and Correnti will feature several entertainment and business figures for conversations about their careers. The podcast will be distributed through the iHeartPodcast network and will be available on iHeartRadio as well as all major podcast platforms later this fall, with episodes airing every Sunday.
Group One Holdings and Media City Qatar have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop a long-term strategic partnership. Together, the companies will collaborate on the production and development of a wide range of global content in Qatar across multiple media sectors, including original programming, studio shows and esports. The partnership will begin featuring Qatar on the filming of the second season of Netflix’s “The Apprentice: ONE Championship Edition”, a business reality show broadcast worldwide.