Yesterday we learned that one of the couples on Grey’s Anatomy would be taking a walk down the aisle. But it looks like another one of the show’s favorite couples will be featured as well, that’s right we’re talking about Meredith and Cristina.
Season 9 of Grey’s Anatomy will feature an hour episode soley focused on the pairs story. It will be a standalone episode separate from the rest of the season. In speaking with TV Line Shonda Rhimes states “It’s just the story of Meredith and Cristina. It’s really going to be original. I don’t think we’ve ever told a story the way we’re telling a story in this episode.” She also revealed that they have yet to film the episode and are still working out the exact visual style. However she does say that it will be fairly different.
When season 8 finished airing fans were unsure of where Meredith and Cristina’s friendship was going with them appearing to be heading in separate directions. Meredith was thinking about accepting a job in Boston, while Cristina was heading for the Mayo Clinic. Could this episode be their goodbye?
With Captain America: Civil War coming to theaters this week in the U.S., the Russo brothers are teasing their plans for Avengers: Infinity War – Part 1 and Avengers: Infinity War – Part 2!
In an interview with Uproxx, the Russo brothers revealed that they believe that the current titles for the next Avengers films are misleading. Joe Russo stated, “The movies are two very different movies.” However, the current title makes it feel as though it’s the same story just split into two different films. It looks like that’s not what they’re going for, though.
“The intention is we will change it, we just haven’t come up with the titles yet. But, yes, we will change it. And, yes, that is a scoop: we will retitle them,” Joe Russo went on to say in the interview. Avengers: Infinity War – Part 1 is currently scheduled for release on May 4, 2018 so it may be quite a while before we learn what the new title is. Thanos will be serving as the main antagonist in both of the films, with the conflict revolving around the Infinity Stones.
Before we even get to Avengers: Infinity War – Part 1, Marvel still has several movies to release. Including, Doctor Strange, Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Thor: Ragnarok, and Black Panther.
Marvel recently pulled Inhumans from their upcoming Phase Three slate. It was supposed to be released July 12, 2019 after the release of Avengers: Infinity War – Part 2. It’s still unclear whether the film is cancelled entirely or if it is simply being pushed back.
Are you glad to hear ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ will be retitled?
Cami O’Connell has always been wise beyond her years and station on The Originals, and we will carry her most important words with us for a long time to come.
Cami O’Connell may not have survived Lucien’s bite on The Originals season 3, episode 19, but her words and wisdom will never be forgotten. She helped Klaus find peace and goodness in the world, she showed Davina that she is powerful enough to make her own destiny, and she constantly reminded everyone on that show that rising above one’s circumstances and being a good person is completely possible, even in the supernatural world.
Thinking back to all the incredible moments we had with Cami over the three seasons she was a part of The Originals, we tried to find a worthy enough way to pay our respects to her character. She was constantly dishing out incredible advice and knowledge, some of which is applicable to the world at large. Here are a few of our very favorite Cami quotes:
‘The Originals’ season 1, episode 4, ‘Girl in New Orleans’
“People are not awful. They want to be good. Something makes them bad, makes them snap. There are always signs. Symptoms before someone has a psychotic break.”
‘The Originals’ season 1, episode 8, ‘The River in Reverse’
“You are the architect of your own happiness.”
‘The Originals’ season 1, episode 16, ‘Farewell to Storyville’
“No one can control you unless you let them.”
‘The Originals’ season 2, episode 4, ‘Live and Let Die’
“This is a city of death, fires, floods. To say nothing of the violence we do to each other. We may laissez les bon temps rouler, but really we’ve turned life into one big party to distract ourselves from a single, unavoidable truth: We’re all going to die.”
“There’s more to life than the pain they made you feel. A cold beer, a slow song, a good friend. There are good things, Klaus, and you need to see that, too. There’s no real peace in revenge.”
‘The Originals’ season 2, episode 6, ‘Wheel Inside the Wheel’
“You know, sometimes I ask myself why I let people like Klaus into my life. I have this destructive pattern. I’m always drawn to the bad boys. Maybe deep down, I feel like that’s what I deserve.”
‘The Originals’ season 3, episode 19 ‘No More Heartbreaks’
“I was never naive enough to think that I was your light, but there is light in you. All that anger, the cycle of abuse that Mikael began, you can end it. You have to, so you can be the light for your little girl. For Hope.”
“Love will make you strong. It will make you the man that I know you want to be, and you have to remember that because I won’t be here to remind you.”
Another nail has just been placed through the cable box coffin: Hulu has just confirmed reports that they’re putting together a live TV service.
Speaking in front of advertisers on Wednesday morning, Hulu CEO Mike Hopkins said that live TV on Hulu is in the pipeline and will offer consumers a way to watch network and cable channels live via Hulu’s suite of apps.
Hopkins’ comments arrive on the heels of a report in the Wall Street Journal which first revealed the streaming service’s plans. According to that report, ESPN, ABC, Disney, Fox News, FX are the first channels set to join Hulu’s live TV service. Hopkins didn’t confirm any channels during his presentation this morning.
When it launches, Hulu will likely have one of the best shots at making a live TV streaming service take off, and it may seriously disrupt the traditional cable box business. The only other major service currently offering live TV via streaming is Sling TV (with plans starting at $20/month), but unlike Hulu, Sling lacks brand recognition.
Over the past couple of years it’s been widely report that Apple has made several attempts at creating a live TV service like the one Hulu is trying to put together, but the iPhone maker has run into trouble striking deals with the various networks.
Hulu’s current packages allow consumers to watch TV shows from most of the major channels the day after they air on traditional television. Plans start at $7.99 per month.
For some fans, watching TV shows live is important so they can live tweet or discuss their shows elsewhere online immediately after they air. A live TV service from Hulu could cause many people to get rid of their traditional cable boxes, which tend to come saddled with bad user interfaces and extra fees.
Are you tentatively interested in Hulu’s live TV service?
The price of the service will be an important factor in how many people subscribe, of course. Hopefully it’s cheaper than most cable subscriptions.