While the whole world is sitting at home and binging on new series and shows, new trailers and announcements have made their way to various platforms. If you’re wondering what’s coming next, here’s a list of latest trailer releases for you to add new shows and movies on your watch list.
1. Greatness Code
The upcoming series will spotlight the untold stories of some of the most known athletes in the world, including LeBron James, Tom Brady, Alex Morgan, Usain Bolt, Shaun White, Katie Ledecky, and Kelly Slater. Greatness Code is a co-production between sports content platforms Religion of Sports and Uninterrupted.
Watch it here on July 10, 2020.
2. An American Pickle
HBO Max has revealed the first trailer for An American Pickle, an upcoming comedy starring Seth Rogen set to premiere on the platform on August 6. The premise is based on Simon Rich’s short story, Sell Out, which was published in The New Yorker in 2013
Directed by his frequent collaborator Brandon Trost, Rogen plays Herschel Greenbaum, a Polish ditch digger who immigrates to the U.S. in 1920 to fulfil his American dream. Herschel finds work at a pickle factory, only to fall into a vat of brine, putting him into suspended animation.
3. Black is King
Black Is King, is written, directed and executive produced by Beyoncé. It will premiere globally on Disney Plus on July 31, 2020. That’s just after the one-year anniversary of the theatrical release of Disney’s The Lion King remake, for which Queen Bey voiced Nala.
The film is based on the music of The Lion King: The Gift, released last year in conjunction with the Disney pic, and stars the album’s featured artists and some special guest appearances.
4. Tax Collector
Filmmaker David Ayer is back with the first trailer for The Tax Collector, which reteams him with his Fury star Shia LaBeouf and also stars Bobby Soto, Cinthya Carmona and George Lopez.
The film centers on David (Soto) and Creeper (LaBeouf), men who work tax collectors, taking a cut from the gangs of Los Angeles for their boss, Wizard. Their lives are upended when Wizard’s old rival returns from Mexico. Ayer, whose last feature effort was Netflix’s Bright, wrote and directed Tax Collector. RLJE will release the film on-demand and on digital on August 7.
The Oscar-winning actress sang a rendition of “Young, Gifted and Black” during the amazingly curated BET Awards ceremony of virtual presentations and creative musical performances adhering to social distancing rules. She elevated spirits and inspired viewers which led into a new look at the Aretha Franklin pic.
“You have disturb the peace when you can’t get no peace,” says Hudson as Franklin during the teaser.
This is the first look at the new MGM pic about the Queen of Soul since December and gives us more to devour as the Oscar-winning actress tackles the role with all that she has got as she sings the titular song from Franklin.
6. The Undoing
The Undoing is an upcoming American drama miniseries. Based on the novel You Should Have Known by Jean Hanff Korelitz, the miniseries is set to premiere on HBO in the Fall of 2020. The series stars Nicole Kidman, is written and produced by David E. Kelley, and directed by Susanne Bier.
7. Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets
One of the breakouts of the 2020 Sundance U.S. Documentary Competition was Bill and Turner Ross’ Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets, a mind-bending look at the last night in business for a grimy Las Vegas dive bar. It’s set in late 2016, which means the whole world is on the brink of change. Releasing on July 10 from distributor Utopia.
8. Mucho Mucho Amor
“Every day for decades, Walter Mercado — the iconic, gender non-conforming astrologer — mesmerized 120 million Latino viewers with his extravagance and positivity. Then he vanished from the public eye. Award-winning documentarians Cristina Costantini (Science Fair) and Kareem Tabsch (The Last Resort) direct MUCHO MUCHO AMOR, produced by Alex Fumero” – Netflix.
Walter Mercado, Mucho Mucho Amor, is set to premiere July 8th.