New this week: 'Lord of the Rings' prequel; 'Honk for Jesus'
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. "Jurassic World: Dominion" also makes its debut on Peacock on Friday. The third and, supposedly, final installment to the "Jurassic World" series invites original "Jurassic Park" stars Laura Dern, Sam Neill and Jeff Goldblum to join the Chris Pratt/Bryce Dallas Howard crew. "The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power" debuts Friday on Amazon Prime Video, on the heels of HBO's "House of the Dragon." Tolkien's "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings" novels, with evil a threat to peaceful Middle-earth.wftv.com
Q&A: Mark Rylance on his still-evolving life in movies
Rylance prefers volleyball, which he plays as a pre-show warm-up with castmates to prepare for the improvisations of a play. “All acting is basically passing a ball of energy of some kind between people,” Rylance said in a recent interview by Zoom. On his day off from the stage, Rylance reflected on “The Phantom of the Open,” “Jerusalem” and his still-evolving relationship to film acting. RYLANCE: I’m sincere and I’m a fool. RYLANCE: I had the good fortune to return to Hamlet a number of times in my life.wftv.com
New this week: David Byrne, 'The Amazing Race' & Tommy Lee
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. — Gretchen Sorin and Ric Burns' “Driving While Black: Race, Space and Mobility in America” was, unfortunately, always going to be of the moment. — Rocker Tommy Lee is in a collaborative state of mind on his new album, “Andro,” out Friday. Sundance Now’s true crime drama “Des” stars David Tennant (“Doctor Who”) as Dennis Nilsen, a serial killer who targeted young men, including the homeless. The three-part “Des,” debuting Thursday on the streaming service, was a recent U.K. TV hit and drew raves for Tennant’s performance.