The Movie News Network – Barry Jenkins Directing ‘Lion King 2’, Jamie Foxx as Electro, ‘Nick Fury’ Series & More!

On this episode of The Movie News Network, we discuss the recently announced director for Lion King 2, Jamie Foxx returning as Electro, a Nick Fury series on Disney Plus, and much, much more!


Writers for the site DavidDarby, and Alex assemble for this episode of the podcast. Take a listen below, or look for the show on Apple PodcastsSpotify, or wherever you get your podcasts!





News Stories (1:47)


The Delay After Tomorrow (32:56)


Quickfire News (41:32)


What We’ve Been Watching (52:14)

Darby: Fargo, Long Way Up

Alex: New Girl, Enola Holmes, Last Christmas

David: OkjaA Fish Called WandaMalcolm X


What We’re Hung Up On (1:06:58)

Alex: Straight to video sequels

Darby: Multiverses at Marvel & DC

David: Madonna directing her auto-biopic


Wrap Up (1:19:19)

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