Exploding Kittens take over Netflix
Netflix is banking on “Exploding Kittens.”The streamers ordered an animated adult cartoon and mobile game based on the popular card game.
According to its description, the show “follows the eternal conflict between Heaven and Hell as it reaches epic proportions when both God and the Devil are sent to Earth – in the bodies of chunky house cats.”
The show already has big names attached.
King of the Hill creators Mike Judge and Greg Daniels serve as executive producers, while lucy Liu, Tom Ellis, Ally Maki, and Mark Proksch lend their voices.
Meanwhile, the mobile game will be available to Netflix subscribers without extra fees or in-app purchases.
It’s available this May.
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon star in film about Nike’s quest to sign Michael Jordan
The Oscar-winning duo of Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are joining forces again for a new movie.
The long-time buddies and collaborators are working on a film about Nike’s quest to sign Michael Jordan as its spokesperson in the 1980s.
Ben Affleck plays Nike co-founder and billionaire Phil Knight, while Matt Damon plays sneaker salesman Sonny Vaccaro.
The real-life partnership between Jordan and Nike eventually became the biggest partnership between an athlete and a brand, resulting in a multi-billion dollar sneaker industry.
Affleck and Damon serve as producers. No names been released for the project.
Ezra Miller has more legal troubles in Hawaii
The Flash star Ezra Miller was arrested in Hawaii for allegedly throwing a chair at a woman.
Reports say the incidents happened at home in lower Puna during a private get-together.
Hawaii police say that “the individual, later identified as Ezra Miller, became irate after being asked to leave and reportedly threw a chair, striking a 26-year-old female on the forehead, resulting in an approximate half-inch cut.”
It’s the latest incident that Miller’s had with police in Hawaii.
Last month a couple Miller was staying with accused the actor of threatening and stealing from them.
Shortly after, police were called to a bar after saying Miller grabbed a microphone from a woman during karaoke and lunged at a man playing darts.
Hawaii Police says Miller had been the source of 10 police calls in Hilo since March 7.
feature image courtesy of Brett Jordan via flickr