In this weeks trailers check out British cinema releases Profile and Undergods.
Along with the rest of our huge and exciting selection of shows to look forward to including The Chi which is in its 4th (and potentially its best) season and for those who love a bit of drag and ballroom, Pose which is sadly in its very last season.
A Black Lady Sketch Show – Friday 23rd April @ 11pm (HBO Max)
A Black Lady Sketch Show is a comedy series featuring a core cast of Black women living relatable, hilarious experiences in a magical reality that subverts traditional expectations. Featuring Wunmi Mosaku.
Jupiters Legacy – Friday 7th May (Netflix)
The first generation of superheroes have kept the world safe for nearly a century. Now their children must continue their legendary ideals.
Starring Aiza Ntibarikure, Tyrone Benskin and Tenika Davis.
Monster – Friday 7th May (Netflix)
Monster, tells the story of Steve Harmon (Kelvin Harrison Jr.) a seventeen-year-old honour student whose world comes crashing down around him when he is charged with felony murder. The film follows his dramatic journey from a smart, likeable film student from Harlem attending an elite high school through a complex legal battle that could leave him spending the rest of his life in prison. Starring Jennifer Hudson and Jeffrey Wright.
ZIWE – Sunday 9th May (Showtime)
ZIWE is the riotously funny, new variety series from Ziwe – writer (Desus & Mero), comedian and internet sensation (Baited). A no-holds-barred mix of iconic musical numbers, interviews and sketches that challenge America’s discomfort with race, politics, & other cultural issues.
Profile – Friday 14th May (In Cinemas)
Profile follows an undercover British journalist in her quest to bait and expose a terrorist recruiter through social media, while trying not to be sucked in by her recruiter and lured into becoming a militant extremist herself. Starring Christine Adams
Domina – Friday 14th May (Sky Atlantic & NOW)
Domina follows the life and extraordinary rise of Livia Drusilla, who overcame adversity to become the most powerful woman in the world. Starring Alex Lanipekun and Colette Dalal Tchantcho.
Undergods – Monday 17th May In Cinemas & on Digital
In a futuristic, post-apocalyptic world, K and Z roam the streets on the lookout for corpses and something even more valuable – fresh meat. Starring Johann Myers and Simon Manyonda.
In Treatment Season 4 – Sunday 23rd May (HBO Max)
Ten years after the Season 3 finale, Emmy-winning drama series In Treatment returns for its fourth season with Emmy winner Uzo Aduba as the observant, empathetic Dr. Brooke Taylor, the therapist at the centre of the season.
The Chi Season 4 – Sunday 23rd May (Showtime)
Jake, Papa and Kevin confront the harsh reality of how the world views young, Black men in the aftermath of an act of police brutality. As the three friends reckon with a broken system, the aftershocks ripple across the South Side, inspiring friends and neighbors to rise up and take action. How does a community find the strength to persevere? That’s the power of THE CHI. Starring Jacob Latimore, Alex Hibbert, Yolonda Ross, Shamon Brown Jr., Michael V. Epps, and Birgundi Baker.
Pose Season 3 – (UK Release date TBA)
The final season is set in 1994 when the ballroom scene becomes a “distant memory” for Blanca (played by Mj Rodriguez). Meanwhile, the AIDS crisis becomes the main cause of death for Americans aged 25 to 44.