Kadeem Hardison takes viewers to a different world in ‘Moonhaven’

Actor Kadeem Hardison is an agent of the law but with an entirely new approach to solving crimes in Moonhaven. Moonhaven focuses on Bella Sway, a lunar cargo pilot and smuggler who finds herself accused of a crime and marooned on Moonhaven, a utopian community. Moonhaven is now on AMC+.

Halle Berry to star in Netflix sci-fi drama ‘The Mothership’

Halle Berry has joined the cast of “The Mothership.” The 54-year-old actress has signed on to star in the new sci-fi drama for Netflix and also serve as an executive producer on the project. The story follows Sara Morse (Berry) a year after her husband mysteriously vanished from their rural farm. But when she discovers […]

5 Black sci-fi novels to add to your library

It is often hard to find science fiction books with Black people as the central characters. That being said, representation matters, and in recent years, Black science fiction has begun to pick up steam with major publishers. Here are five Black sci-fi novels to add to your personal bookshelf. 1. Riot Baby by Tochi Onyebuchi  Tochi Onyebuchi’s Riot […]

Eva Longoria joins Ice Cube in upcoming sci-fi thriller

Eva Longoria has joined Ice Cube in the cast of Universal’s new sci-fi film. The 45-year-old actress has boarded the untitled project, which has been fast-tracked by the studio and is due to begin production next month. Plot details are vague but it is being described as a grounded movie similar to the 2009 flick […]

Will Vin Diesel star in the ‘Avatar’ sequel?

Vin Diesel has teased his participation in a mega movie sequel. The 51-year-old actor has seemingly let slip that he will be working with James Cameron on the new installments of his sci-fi franchise Avatar sequels. He shared a video on Instagram of himself and the filmmaker on set, in which he strongly suggested the pair were working together. Speaking […]

The mystical movie series Taraji P. Henson wants to do next

Taraji P. Henson shared which movie series she would love to star in next — and, given her previous film and TV roles, it might surprise you. The 48-year-old actress is a huge fan of J.K. Rowling’s magical characters and dreams of playing a “wizard” or a “warlock” on the big screen. The Harry Potter film […]

Jamie Foxx shares how Oprah Winfrey and Sidney Poitier made him a better actor

Jamie Foxx has been cast alongside Joseph Gordon-Levitt in an upcoming sci-fi movie for Netflix. The untitled project is being made by Catfish directors Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman, according to entertainment website Collider, which says that Mattson Tomlin has penned the script. Foxx, 50, will reportedly play the part of a family man who has […]

Marcuis Harris joins ABC’s ‘The Crossing’ as a season regular

Actor Marcuis Harris is taking on a new role on a major network. Harris will be a season regular on ABC’s new sci-fi drama, “The Crossing.” Harris previously appeared in HBO’s critically acclaimed “Vice Principals.” He has also appeared on hit shows like “Scandal,” “Grey’s Anatomy” and “The Shield.” The new show is set to premiere […]

‘Ghost in the Shell’ sci-fi is all the social media rage

In Ghost in the Shell, Scarlett Johannsson stars as Major. She is the first of her kind living in the near future, a human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people’s […]

Black film collective brings new life to sci-fi with Paradigm Grey

Paradigm Grey is opening up a door to Black cinema and providing a different perspective from the norm. The most recent releases of The Birth of a Nation and Boo! A Madea Halloween — two very different movies — offer a sampling of the narrative Hollywood wishes to present to the world on behalf of Black people. This […]

Dragon Con Parade 2012

Zombies, sci-fi and comic book characters march down Peachtree Street in Atlanta Credit: Raphael Baker On Saturday, September 1, 2012 of Labor Day weekend, the DragonCon parade turned Peachtree Street into a showcase of zombies, sci-fi and comic book characters. Those marching in the parade included superheroes, Harry Potters, Ghostbusters and Klingons. The double Rainbow Brite […]