Key & Peele, it’s good to have you back. They will gradually be rolling out skits until the 5th season of their show premieres in early July. This one pokes fun at police brutality, and the victim discovers there’s a new way to escape racism.
Netflix released a trailer for a new original called ‘Sense8’. The Wachowski bros (‘The Matrix’ trilogy, ‘Cloud Atlas’) are working with Michael Straczynski (‘World War Z’), and have created another wildly innovative production where 8 strangers in different parts of the world are actually able to get into one another’s minds and in consequence they take on the dangers and prec… you know, you’re better off just watching the trailer. Bottom line, it looks good, even though its premise is hard to articulate.
Jack Black was making his late night rounds this week. He and Jimmy Fallon recreated Extreme’s ‘More Than Words’ music video shot-for-shot, and it’s pretty fantastic. There’s no question these dudes can sing.
James Corden is continuing to kill it as the host of The Late Late show. This week, he and Arnold Schwarzenegger acted out snippets from Arnold’s huge film career, from Conan the Barbarian to Jingle All the Way.
Finally, I couldn’t omit John Oliver who continuously delivers quality content, week after week. With exams right around the corner, he explored standardized tests and how they impact students, school funding and the achievement gap. It’s pretty evident these tests don’t reflect intelligence, and you really need to ask yourself, who are these they benefitting and why are they still being used?