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The Mandalorian Season 2 Casts Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano: Reports

The Mandalorian Season 2 Casts Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano: Reports

The Mandalorian season 2 has reportedly cast Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano, the Jedi Padawan — that means apprentice — of Anakin Skywalker who has previously appeared in the animated series, Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels. That means The Mandalorian season 2 will be the character’s …

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Special Ops Review: Neeraj Pandey’s Hotstar Series Fails to Meet Even Low Expectations

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For the past week, Hotstar has been making waves for the unexpected early arrival of its parent company’s new streaming service — Disney+ — in India. That’s now on hold, but it comes with the promise of many new originals from Star Wars and the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Amidst all this …

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Westworld Season 3 Release Date, Cast, Review, Trailer, and More

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Bring yourself back online. Nearly two years after it left our screens — 20 months and 20 days, to be precise — Westworld returns for season 3. HBO’s imaginative, mind-boggling sci-fi series, from husband-wife duo Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, which tackles big philosophical questions around free will and more, …

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John Oliver Blasts Hotstar Censorship in New Last Week Tonight Episode

John Oliver Blasts Hotstar Censorship in New Last Week Tonight Episode

A couple of weeks after Hotstar decided to nuke the Last Week Tonight episode critical of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, host John Oliver has addressed — and blasted — the Disney-owned streaming service’s self-censorship ways on the latest episode of HBO’s Emmy-winning news satire talk show. Oliver noted that Hotstar …

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Hotstar March 2020 Releases: The Flash, Star Wars, John Oliver, and More

Hotstar March 2020 Releases: The Flash, Star Wars, John Oliver, and More

Hotstar has announced a list of 26 titles — potentially rising to 43, with the arrival of Disney+ — that will be released on its subscription-based offering, Hotstar Premium — set to be rebranded as Disney+ Hotstar this month — in March 2020 in India. That includes the lone original …

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Star Wars, Westworld, Ozark, and More: March 2020 TV Guide to Netflix, Hotstar, and Amazon

Star Wars, Westworld, Ozark, and More: March 2020 TV Guide to Netflix, Hotstar, and Amazon

Brooklyn Nine-Nine season 7 and Narcos: Mexico season 2 were the big names in February on TV, with both shows giving fans what they were looking for. The former continues all through March; it airs Mondays on Comedy Central in India. Speaking of ongoing series in March, there’s the eighth …

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Special Ops: March Release Date Announced in New Trailer for Neeraj Pandey Series

Special Ops: March Release Date Announced in New Trailer for Neeraj Pandey Series

As promised, Hotstar has released a full-length trailer for Special Ops, which also comes with a release date: March 17. Creator, director, and producer Neeraj Pandey’s action thriller series revolves around a fictitious manhunt for a terrorist mastermind behind the 2001 Indian Parliament attack, the 2006 Mumbai train bombings, the …

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The Best Movies on Hotstar in India [February 2020]

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With over 300 million monthly active users, Hotstar is undoubtedly India’s leading streaming service. But that’s thanks to its endless supply of soap operas from Star India’s bouquet of channels and its heavy investment in sports rights. In the world of movies, Hotstar can’t touch Netflix or Amazon Prime Video. …

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Hotstar Nukes PM Modi-Centric Episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Hotstar Nukes PM Modi-Centric Episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Another month, another instance of self-censorship on Hotstar. The Disney-owned streaming service — set to be rebranded as Disney+ Hotstar in about a month — has left out the latest episode of HBO’s Emmy-winning half-hour news satire talk show, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, which dealt with Prime Minister …

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Westworld Season 3 Trailer Declares War on the Human World

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With less than a month to premiere, HBO has released a three-minute trailer for Westworld season 3, giving us a proper look at what most of its principal characters — Dolores (Evan Rachel Wood), Maeve (Thandie Newton), and The Man in Black (Ed Harris) — will be up to in …

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