Here’s Why Netflix Cancelled Krysten Ritter’s ‘Jessica Jones’

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During an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Jessica Jones showrunner Melissa Rosenberg discussed Netflix’s decision to cancel the Krysten Ritter series.

With the debut of Jessica Jones season 3, Netflix’s partnership with Marvel Television officially concluded as the Krysten Ritter series was the sole remaining MCU show following the streaming service’s decision to cancel each series set in the cinematic universe. However, Melissa Rosenberg noted it was clear Netflix’s decision to cancel Krysten Ritter’s Jessica Jones was a business one after it pulled the plug on Daredevil:

“That’s when we knew that this was clearly a business decision and that we would be on the chopping block as well. But that was quite early on, so we were able to make adjustments to really finish the storytelling, and it ended really quite perfectly, actually.”

Nonetheless, Melissa Rosenberg stated she is happy the Krysten Ritter series was able to craft a complete journey for its characters:

“I’m proud of our series. You know, the three seasons feel to me like a really complete journey for our characters. We’ve really had the opportunity to just take them to a place that was satisfying. It’s been a really exciting ride, both for the characters and for me.”

How do you feel about Netflix’s decision to cancel Jessica Jones? Was it a fitting ending or are you hoping Krysten Ritter can reprise the role at some point down the line? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!

When Jessica (Krysten Ritter) crosses paths with a highly intelligent psychopath, she and Trish (Rachael Taylor) must repair their fractured relationship and team up to take him down. But a devastating loss reveals their conflicting ideas of heroism and sets them on a collision course that will forever change them both.

Marvel’s Jessica Jones stars Krysten Ritter, Rachel TaylorEka Darville, Benjamin Walker, Jeremy Bobb, Sarita Choudhury, Tiffany Mack, Jessica Frances Dukes, Aneesh Sheth, Rebecca DeMornay, and Carrie-Anne Moss.

Source: The Hollywood Reporter

Disney Unveils New Character Posters For ‘The Lion King’ Remake

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The Lion King DisneyDisney released several new character posters for the remake of The Lion King.

Disney's remake The Lion King is next in the studios' line-up of live-action retellings of their animated classics and now several new character posters for the film have been unveiled. These new posters for The Lion King may offer the best look yet at the photo-realistic versions of Simba, Nala, Mufasa, Scar, Timon, Pumbaa, Sarabi, young Simba, young Nala, Sarabi, Rafiki, and Zazu.

Check out the Lion King poster for Simba below and click "next" to view the rest of the gallery!

The Lion King Disney SimbaWhat do you think of the new posters from Disney? Are you among those who are excited to see the beloved film retold in a realistic setting or do you agree with the others who are growing weary of Disney's live-action remakes? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!

Here is the official synopsis for The Lion King:

Director Jon Favreau’s all-new “The Lion King” journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born. Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival. Scar, Mufasa’s brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba’s exile. With help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba will have to figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.

Directed by Jon Favreau from a script written by Jeff Nathanson, The Lion Kingstars Donald Glover as Simba, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter as Nala, James Earl Jones as Mufasa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Seth Rogen as Pumbaa and Billy Eichner as Timon.

The Lion King will be released in theaters on July 19, 2019.

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