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Netflix drops ‘Fate: The Winx Saga’ trailer and it’s full of magic

Netflix drops ‘Fate: The Winx Saga’ trailer and it’s full of magic
'Fate: The Winx Saga' trailer has arrived and it looks promising.

Netflix has dropped the official trailer for the upcoming fantasy series 'Fate: The Winx Saga' just days ahead of its world premiere.

The supernatural drama is actually a live-action 'reimagining' of Nickelodeon's animated series 'Winx Club' which originated from the mind of Iginio Straffi, per Digitalspy.

According to Collider, the six-part series is created by Brian Young (The Vampire Diaries) and revolves around five fairies - Bloom, Stella, Aisha, Terra, and Musa - who attend a magical boarding school called Alfea.

The official synopsis for 'Fate: The Winx Saga' is as follows: "A live-action reimagining of the Italian animated series Winx Club, which has existed in various forms since 2004, Netflix’s grittier take “follows the coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school in the Otherworld where
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Magic can be dangerous – new trailer drops for Netflix series ‘Fate: The Winx Saga’

Magic can be dangerous – new trailer drops for Netflix series ‘Fate: The Winx Saga’
Netflix has debuted a new trailer for their latest series ‘Fate: The Winz Saga’ before it premieres this Friday.

The series follows the coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school in the Otherworld where they must learn to master their powers while navigating love, rivalries, and the monsters that threaten their very existence.

The live-action series is a reimagining of the Italian cartoon series Winx Club by Iginio Straffi and is from creator Brian Young (The Vampire Diaries).

The cast includes Abigail Cowen as Bloom, Hannah van der Westhuysen as Stella, Precious Mustapha as Aisha (Endeavour), Eliot Salt as Terra, Elisha Applebaum as Musa, Sadie Soverall as Beatrix (Rose Plays Julie), Freddie Thorp as Riven, Danny Griffin as Sky, Theo Graham as Dane and Jacob Dudman as Sam. Eve Best (Nurse Jackie), Robert James-Collier (Downton Abbey), Josh Cowdery (Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them) Alex Macqueen and Eva Birthistle also star.
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Survival just made the syllabus – new trailer drops for ‘School’s Out Forever’

Survival just made the syllabus – new trailer drops for ‘School’s Out Forever’
Rebellion has launched a new trailer for the British comedy thriller ‘School’s Out Forever’, based on the Novel by Scott K Andrews.

No sooner has 15-year-old Lee Keegan been expelled from his private school than a pandemic spreads like wildfire around the globe. With his father dead and mother trapped abroad, Lee is given one instruction: go back to school. But safety and security at St. Mark’s School for Boys is in short supply. Its high walls can’t stop the local parish council from forming a militia and imposing martial law, while inside the dorms the end of the world is having a dangerous effect on his best friend and his unrequited crush on the school nurse isn’t helping him concentrate on staying alive.

Written and directed by Oliver Milburn, the film stars Oscar Kennedy, Liam Lau Fernandez, Alex MacQueen, Samantha Bond, Jasmine Blackborow with Steve Oram and Anthony Head.
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Fate: The Winx Saga Gets Magical Trailer Ahead of Netflix Debut

Fate: The Winx Saga Gets Magical Trailer Ahead of Netflix Debut
We are just days away from the highly-anticipated debut of Netflix's adaptation of Fate: The Winx Saga.

The series is adapted from the Italian animated series Winx Club, which aired for four seasons (2004–2009) before nabbing a revival at Nickelodeon for four more (2011–2019).

This live-action iteration chronicles the “coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school in the Otherworld where they must learn to master their powers while navigating love, rivalries, and the monsters that threaten their very existence.”

The trailer certainly shows off how the show is set up, and it looks like the lovechild of Legacies and Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, which is funny because it features a cast member from the latter.

The good news is that the series will be a quick binge, spanning six episodes in its opening season, and there is scope for it to continue.

It will be fun to
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Fate: The Winx Saga Trailer: Teen Fairies Go to Battle in Netflix's Live-Action Remake of Popular Animated Series

Fate: The Winx Saga Trailer: Teen Fairies Go to Battle in Netflix's Live-Action Remake of Popular Animated Series
With less than a week until Netflix formally invites viewers to experience the magic of Alfea for themselves, the streaming giant has finally dropped the full-length trailer for Fate: The Winx Saga.

A live-action reimagining of the Italian animated series Winx Club, which has existed in various forms since 2004, Netflix’s grittier take “follows the coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school in the Otherworld where they must learn to master their powers while navigating love, rivalries, and the monsters that threaten their very existence,” according to its official synopsis.

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Fate: The Winx Saga Gets Premiere Date, Teaser

Fate: The Winx Saga Gets Premiere Date, Teaser
With Chilling Adventures of Sabrina coming to an end, Netflix has another magical drama on the horizon.

The streamer announced Thursday that Fate: The Winx Saga will hit the air January 22, 2021.

The series is adapted from the Italian animated series Winx Club, which aired for four seasons (2004–2009) before nabbing a revival at Nickelodeon for four more (2011–2019).

This live-action iteration chronicles the “coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school in the Otherworld where they must learn to master their powers while navigating love, rivalries, and the monsters that threaten their very existence.”

Fate: The Winx Saga stars Abigail Cowen (Chilling Adventures of Sabrina) as Bloom, Hannah van der Westhuysen as Stella, Precious Mustapha as Aisha, Eliot Salt (Normal People) as Terra, Elisha Applebaum as Musa, Sadie Soverall as Beatrix, Freddie Thorp (A Discovery of Witches) as Riven.

The case also includes Danny Griffin as Sky, Theo Graham
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Fate: The Winx Saga, Based on Animated Series, Gets 2021 Premiere Date on Netflix — Watch Teaser

Fate: The Winx Saga, Based on Animated Series, Gets 2021 Premiere Date on Netflix — Watch Teaser
Something fairy intriguing is landing at Netflix in the new year, with the premiere of Fate: The Winx Saga now slated for Jan. 22, 2021.

Adapted from the Italian animated series Winx Club — which aired for four seasons (2004–2009) before being revived by Nickelodeon for four more (2011–2019) — this live-action version chronicles the “coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school in the Otherworld where they must learn to master their powers while navigating love, rivalries, and the monsters that threaten their very existence.”

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Win movie merchandise with Horrible Histories: The Movie

The family favourite Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans comes to Digital Download 18th November and will be available on Blu-ray and DVD 25th November. To celebrate the film’s release, we are giving 5 lucky winners the chance to win a fantastic Horrible Histories merchandise pack, along with a DVD copy of the film.

Led by rising stars Sebastian Croft (Game Of Thrones) as Roman teenager Atti and Emilia Jones (Patrick) as his Celtic rival Orla, Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans features an all-star cast including Nick Frost (Fighting With My Family) as Orla’s father Arghus, Craig Roberts (Submarine) as Emperor Nero and Kim Cattrall (Sex And The City) as Nero’s mother Agrippina.

Atti (Croft) is a Roman teenager with brains but very little brawn. When one of his schemes falls foul of Emperor Nero (Roberts) Atti is forced to join the army and sent to miserable,
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Exclusive: Nick Frost, Sebastian Croft and Emilia Jones on ‘Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans’

A whole generation grew up watching the ‘Horrible Histories’ series, giving our youth a fun introduction – if not always quite accurate – to important events in our history. This week, the once-beloved series bows into cinematic form to explore the battle between Romans and Celts for dominion over Britain in ‘Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans’.

Led by rising stars Sebastian Croft (Game of Thrones) as Roman teenager Atti and Emilia Jones (Patrick) as his Celtic rival Orla, ‘Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans’ features an all-star cast including Nick Frost (Fighting With My Family) as Orla’s father Arghus, Craig Roberts (Submarine) as Emperor Nero and Kim Cattrall (Sex and the City) as Nero’s mother Agrippina. Additional cast includes Brit Award-winning artist Kate Nash (Glow) as Boudicca, Rupert Graves (Sherlock) as Governor-General Paulinus, Alex Macqueen (The Inbetweeners) as Nero’s assistant Sycophantus and Sir Derek Jacobi reprises his iconic role as Claudius.
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Win movie merchandise with Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans

Led by rising stars Sebastian Croft (Game Of Thrones) as Roman teenager Atti and Emilia Jones (Patrick) as his Celtic rival Orla, Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans launches in cinemas 26th July. To celebrate, we’re giving away a signed poster and special Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans goodybag which includes scratch and sniff stickers, a foam sword, tote bag, Boudicca t-shirt and more!

Featuring an all-star cast including Nick Frost (Fighting With My Family) as Orla’s father Arghus, Craig Roberts (Submarine) as Emperor Nero and Kim Cattrall (Sex And The City) as Nero’s mother Agrippina, follow Atti (Croft) is a Roman teenager with brains but very little brawn. When one of his schemes falls foul of Emperor Nero (Roberts) Atti is forced to join the army and sent to miserable, cold, wet Britain. Things go from bad to worse when Atti is captured by Orla
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Horrible Histories The Movie: Rotten Romans World Premiere Interviews

Based on the best-selling children’s book series the Horrible Histories lot brought their grimy, grisly take on the past to the West End for the world premiere of Horrible Histories The Move – Rotten Romans. Walking the red carpet were Lee Mack, Warwick Davis, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Rupert Graves, Derek Jacobi, Alexander Armstrong, Craig Roberts, Emilia Jones, Sebastian Croft, Tony Gardner, director Dominic Brigstocke and screenwriter Jessica Swale.

An all star cast including Kim Catrall and Nick Frost stand with Kate Nash, Rupert Graves and Alex Macqueen alongside the mighty booming intonations of Sir Derek Jacobi in the film.

Colin Hart and Brent Hart were on the red carpet and conducted these interviews.

Horrible Histories The Movie: Rotten Romans is out in UK & Irish cinemas on the 26th of July.

Horrible Histories The Movie: Rotten Romans World Premiere Interviews

Led by rising stars Sebastian Croft (Game Of Thrones) as Roman teenager
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"Horrible Histories: The Movie - Rotten Romans"

"Horrible Histories: The Movie - Rotten Romans" is a new live-action comedy feature adapting the "Horrible Histories" stories by author Terry Deary, in a co-production between Altitude Film Entertainment, BBC Films and Citrus Films, opening July 26, 2019:

"...'Atti', a 'Roman' teenager with brains but no muscle, is always coming up with schemes, but one of these upsets 'Emperor Nero'. For his punishment, he is sent to cold wet Britain on the fringe of the 'Roman Empire'..."

Cast includes Sebastian Croft as 'Atti', Emilia Jones as 'Orla', Nick Frost as 'Arghus', Craig Roberts as 'Emperor Nero', Kim Cattrall as 'Agrippina', Kate Nash as 'Boudicca', Rupert Graves as 'Governer General Paulinus', Alex Macqueen as 'Sycophantus' and Derek Jacobi, reprising his role as 'Claudius', from the 1976 TV series, "I, Claudius".

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Horrible Histories: The Movie - Rotten Romans"...
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Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans gets a new poster and trailer

Ahead of its UK theatrical release next month, Altitude Films has revealed a new poster and trailer for director Dominic Brigstocke’s upcoming historical comedy Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans which stars Sebastian Croft, Emilia Jones, Nick Frost, Craig Roberts, Kim Cattrall, Kate Nash, Rupert Graves, Alex Macqueen, and Derek Jacobi; take a look here…

Atti (Croft) is a Roman teenager with brains but very little brawn. When one of his schemes falls foul of Emperor Nero (Roberts) Atti is forced to join the army and sent to miserable, cold, wet Britain. Things go from bad to worse when Atti is captured by Orla (Jones), a feisty teenage Celt desperate to prove herself as a warrior. Meanwhile a furious Nero is determined to crush the British rebellion, led by Boudicca (Nash). As the Romans prepare for an historic showdown with the Celts at the Battle of Watling Street the
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Boudicca leads the charge against the Romans in new trailer for ‘Horrible Histories The Movie: Rotten Romans’

Altitude Films has debuted a new trailer for British comedy ‘Horrible Histories The Movie: Rotten Romans’ featuring a stellar cast of British talent.

Led by rising stars Sebastian Croft (Game Of Thrones) as Roman teenager Atti and Emilia Jones (Patrick) as his Celtic rival Orla, Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans features an all-star cast including Nick Frost (Fighting With My Family) as Orla’s father Arghus, Craig Roberts (Submarine) as Emperor Nero and Kim Cattrall (Sex And The City) as Nero’s mother Agrippina. Additional cast includes Brit Award-winning artist Kate Nash (Glow) as Boudicca, Rupert Graves (Sherlock) as Governor-General Paulinus, Alex Macqueen (The Inbetweeners) as Nero’s assistant Sycophantus and Sir Derek Jacobi reprises his iconic role as Claudius.

Based on global publisher Scholastic’s beloved best-selling and award-winning children’s historical comedy book series Horrible Histories by Terry Deary and illustrated by Martin Brown, award-winning director Dominic Brigstocke
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Killing Eve leads winners of BAFTA’s 2019 British Academy Television Awards

BBC and AMC’s Killing Eve fending off competition from Bodyguard, Save Me and Informer last night at BAFTA’s British Academy Television Awards to win the coveted Best Drama Series gong.

Killing Eve won three awards in total on the night, adding Best Leading Actress (Jodie Comer) and Best Supporting Actress (Fiona Shaw), while Patrick Melrose was a double winner, scooping Best Miniseries and Best Leading Actor (Benedict Cumberbatch).

Check out all the winners here, highlighted in red:

Drama series

Bodyguard (BBC One)

Killing Eve (BBC Three)

Save Me (Sky Atlantic)

Informer (BBC One)

Mini-series

A Very English Scandal (BBC One)

Kiri (Channel 4)

Mrs Wilson (BBC One)

Patrick Melrose (Showtime/Sky Atlantic)

Leading actress

Jodie Comer – Killing Eve (BBC America/BBC Three)

Sandra OhKilling Eve (BBC America/BBC Three)

Keeley HawesBodyguard (BBC One)

Ruth Wilson – Mrs Wilson (BBC One)

Leading actor

Hugh GrantA Very English Scandal
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2019 BAFTA TV Awards: Full winners list [Updating Live]

2019 BAFTA TV Awards: Full winners list [Updating Live]
The 2019 BAFTA TV Awards programs took place at London’s Festival Hall on Sunday, May 12. Talk show host Graham Norton presided over this celebration of the best of British television. Scroll down to see the full and complete list of BAFTA TV Awards winners (and nominees).

As with the Emmys, the British academy divides its TV awards into two parts. The BAFTA TV craft awards which are equivalent to the Creative Arts at the Emmys, were handed out in a ceremony on April 28 that was emceed by Stephen Mangan (“Episodes”). At these kudos honoring the best behind-the-scenes artists and professionals, “A Very English Scandal,” based on the Jeremy Thorpe scandal, won a leading three BAFTAs: Costume Design, Director (Fiction) for Stephen Frears and Editing (Fiction), “Patrick Melrose” claimed Writer (Drama) for David Nicholls as well as Production Design and “Killing Eve” took Original Music and Sound (Fiction).

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2019 BAFTA TV Awards complete list of nominations: Every show and performer in the running on May 12

2019 BAFTA TV Awards complete list of nominations: Every show and performer in the running on May 12
The BAFTA TV Awards honor programs across a wide range of genres. Winners will be revealed in a ceremony at London’s Festival Hall on Sunday, May 12 with Graham Norton hosting. See the full list of 2019 BAFTA TV Awards nominations below and come back to Gold Derby for complete coverage of the ceremony.

The crime thriller “Killing Eve” leads with five bids including Best Drama Series. The BAFTAs were so impressed by the show that the rule requiring that the first airing be in the UK was waived. Golden Globe winner Sandra Oh and Jodie Cormier are both up for Best Drama Actress. Also nominated are supporting players Kim Bodnia and Fiona Shaw.

Another international hit, “Bodyguard,” is also up for Best Drama Series. But while leading lady Keeley Hawes was nominated, the show’s star, Richard Madden, was snubbed despite winning a Golden Globe. Unlike the Emmys, where Madden is a strong contender,
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Kenneth Branagh Chronicles Shakespeare’s Drama In ‘All Is True’; Neon Cultivates ‘Biggest Little Farm’ – Specialty B.O. Preview

Kenneth Branagh Chronicles Shakespeare’s Drama In ‘All Is True’; Neon Cultivates ‘Biggest Little Farm’ – Specialty B.O. Preview
While working on studio projects, Kenneth Branagh had also been pursuing a more ‘indie’ project with All Is True, returning to his longtime interest in Shakespeare. Starring Branagh along with Judi Dench and Ian McKellen, the filmmaker/actor called up his pals at Sony Classics about taking on the title, which it opens stateside this weekend. Following doc hits Apollo 11 and Amazing Grace, Neon is going for three with the Friday release of documentary The Biggest Little Farm, which debuted in Telluride last fall. IFC Films is opening crime biodrama Charlie Says by director Mary Harron and starring Matt Smith and Hannah Murray in the top 25 markets this weekend ahead of its on-demand availability beginning May 17, while Cohen Media Group is out with French-language drama My Son starring Guillaume Canet in New York and L.A.

Other limited releases include Kino Lorber’s Pasolini from Abel Ferrara, starring Willem Dafoe
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2019 BAFTA TV Awards nominations: Full list led by ‘Killing Eve,’ ‘A Very English Scandal’

The BAFTA TV Awards honor programs across a wide range of genres. Winners will be revealed in a ceremony at London’s Festival Hall on Sunday, May 12. The Craft Awards winners will be announced on Sunday, April 28. (Read the full report on the BAFTA TV Awards nominations here.)

Best Drama Series

Bodyguard (BBC One)

Killing Eve (BBC Three)

Save Me (Sky Atlantic)

Informer (BBC One)

Best Mini Series

A Very English Scandal (BBC One)

Kiri (Channel 4)

Mrs Wilson (BBC One)

Patrick Melrose (Showtime/Sky Atlantic)

Best Single Drama

Bandersnatch – Black Mirror (Netflix)

Care (BBC One)

Killed By My Debt (BBC Three)

Through the Gates – On the Edge (Channel 4)

See 2019 BAFTA TV Awards nominations: ‘Killing Eve’ slays with 14 bids, ‘A Very English Scandal’ has 12, ‘Bodyguard’ kept to just 5

Best Drama Actor

Hugh GrantA Very English Scandal (BBC One)

Chance Perdomo – Killed By My Debt (BBC Three)

Lucian Msamati – Kiri
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2019 BAFTA TV Awards nominations: ‘Killing Eve’ slays with 14 bids, ‘A Very English Scandal’ has 12, ‘Bodyguard’ kept to just 5

2019 BAFTA TV Awards nominations: ‘Killing Eve’ slays with 14 bids, ‘A Very English Scandal’ has 12, ‘Bodyguard’ kept to just 5
The crime thriller “Killing Eve” leads the 2019 BAFTA TV Awards nominations with a whopping 14 bids including Best Drama Series. Golden Globe winner Sandra Oh and Jodie Cormier are both up for Best Drama Actress. Also nominated are supporting players Kim Bodnia and Fiona Shaw, and series creator and writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge. The BAFTAs were so impressed by the show that the rule requiring that the first airing be in the UK was waived.

Another international hit, “Bodyguard,” numbers a Best Drama Series bid among its five nominations. But while leading lady Keeley Hawes was nominated, the show’s star, Richard Madden, was snubbed despite winning a Golden Globe. Unlike the Emmys, where Madden is a strong contender, the BAFTAs pack performances in telefilms, mini series and TV shows into just one category which has only four nominees.

See 2019 BAFTA TV Awards nominations: Full list led by ‘Killing Eve,’ ‘A Very English Scandal
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