Everything on Disney Plus is rated PG-13 or softer — anything rated R that Disney has available to stream (like Deadpool) will be on Hulu. Generally speaking, you can count on Disney Plus to be the exclusive streaming home for all of Disney’s theatrical releases in 2019 and beyond. It also has original shows and films, and a big library of legacy movies and shows to watch from both Disney and Fox.
Michelle Obama is no stranger to YouTube Originals. That video alone has almost 1.6 million views, making it easy to see why YouTube decided to partner with Obama. Earlier this year, she helped kick off the company’s Booktube series, which sees YouTubers talking to famous authors like Obama, Malcolm Gladwell and Margaret Atwood about their books.
Amazon Studios and Universal Television will produce the show in association with Amy Poehler’s production company, Paper Kite Productions. Oliver, who is best known for her work in Girls Trip, Awkward Black Girl and teen drama The Sun is Also a Star, will be writing and executive producing the show. -text c-gray-1″ >Amazon has ordered ten episodes of a comedy series about the lives of four black women in New York City from Tracy Oliver, reported Deadline.
Alan Tudyk will also reprise his role as K-2SO with Stephen Schiff (The Americans) as showrunner and executive producer. Timing: Year Two Untitled Cassian Andor Star Wars Series
Diego Luna will reprise his role of rebel spy Cassian Andor in this series set during the formative years of the Rebellion prior to the events of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The spy thriller will explore tales filled with espionage and daring missions to restore hope to a galaxy in the grip of a ruthless Empire.
Moving forward, Girl Scouts troop members will be able to earn five separate badges by taking part in free workshops held at Microsoft Stores across the US. -text c-gray-1″ >As part of its ongoing campaign to foster STEM education, the Girl Scouts of the USA has partnered with one of the biggest names in tech: Microsoft.
-text c-gray-1″ >Unless you closely follow some of the biggest content creators on YouTube, you’re probably unfamiliar with the company’s Creators for Change initiative. Now YouTube plans to create an original series inspired by the initiative, starting with an episode that will star Michelle Obama. Since 2016, YouTube has worked with some of its most popular stars, such as AsapSCIENCE, to create videos that highlight important social issues.
Hot Wheels ID Smart Track Kit
Giving the classic race car a new boost
Sarah Tew/CNET Mattel has blended the world of mobile games and real-world Hot Wheels stunt tracks in a smart, addictive way with Hot Wheels ID. You have to pump the launcher with your hand — and it takes some finesse to keep cars from flying off the track as they’re charging around turns, which makes for a perfect challenge. These fun, new cars look like the original, but they have an NFC chip inside that keeps track of race stats when used with a special Race Portal piece. Keep a phone or tablet (iOS or Android) next to your race track to log in a car while you play, complete challenges, record how many tricks and laps it completes, and measure a car’s speed (calculated relative to it’s 1/64th scale size). (The portal piece also connects to your standard non-smart tracks if you want.) The best way to play is with the full Smart Track Kit, with 25 possible configurations, including jump and loop tricks.
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The Oliver show joins a selection of other female-focused scripted originals by Amazon, including The Marvelous Mrs Maisel, Fleabag and Hanna. Oliver will executive produce along with Poehler and Kim Lessing from Paper Kite, as well as 3 Arts’ Dave Becky. Given the testosterone-packed focus of most of Amazon’s roster (including Jack Ryan, The Boys, the upcoming Nazi-hunter show The Hunt and the upcoming The Lord of the Rings series), the comedy series will bring a much-needed dose of variety to the streaming platform.
Additionally, the two groups plan to launch a new leadership series that will give older Girl Scouts the chance to talk to former members and female STEM experts about their careers in technology, science and engineering. The five badges will encompass classes in computer use, photography, movie-making and robotics. The company says the overarching goal of the partnership is to “give girls vital digital skills and http://www.newnakedgirls.com foster leadership qualities to help close the gender gap in STEM fields.” In the photography workshop, for example, the company says Girl Scouts were asked to compile their photos into a PowerPoint presentation. While Microsoft doesn’t say exactly what each workshop will entail, the company’s press release gives a hint at their content.