JOU ROMEO Romance
This teen romance is set in a sport-mad high school, where the heroine and her drama club are a fringe minority. She decides to mount Romeo and Juliet as their final year production, but things hit a snag when the principal cuts their budget in favour of cricket. Desperate to sell tickets, they convince the cricket captain to star as Romeo, which produces spectacular financial results. However things get complicated as he has to earn a busary with his bat, putting their production into jeopardy. Throw in her growing feelings for her Romeo, and the scene is set for a dramatic showdown.
Director: Andre Velts Cast: Ruan Wessels, Elani Dekker, Christopher van der Westhuizen, Dirk Stoltz, Diaan Lawrenson, Gracelle Jooste, Sharahann Doherty
UNDERWORLD: BLOOD WARS Action, Horror
Death dealer Selene (Kate Beckinsale) must fend off brutal attacks from both the Lycan clan and the vampire faction that betrayed her. Joining forces with allies David (Theo James) and Thomas (Peter Andersson), she embarks on a quest to end the eternal war between the two races, even if it means making the ultimate sacrifice.
Director: Anna Foerster Cast: Kate Beckinsale, Theo James, Tobias Menzies, Lara Pulver, Charles Dance, James Faulkner
ICE AGE: THE GREAT EGG-SCAPADE
Animation, Short, Adventure
Harried prehistoric bird mom Ethel entrusts her precious, soon-to-hatch egg to Sid. When she recommends him to her neighbors – Condor Mom, Cholly Bear and Gladys Glypto – business booms at his new egg-sitting service. However, dastardly pirate bunny Squint, who is seeking revenge on the ICE AGE gang, steals, camouflages and hides all the eggs. Once again, with Squint’s twin brother, Clint, assisting Manny, Diego and the rest of the gang come to the rescue and take off on a daring mission that turns into the world’s first Easter egg hunt.
Directors: Ricardo Curtis, Paul Stodolny, Steve Martino, Mike Thurmeier
Cast: Blake Anderson, Tyree Brown, David Cowgill, Jennifer Elrod, Lili Estefan
THE BALLERS Season 2 Comedy, Drama
The lives of current and former NFL players aren’t as glamorous as they seem in this comedy-drama that focuses on a retired defensive end who looks out for his friends’ financial stability and personal well-being.
Creator: Stephen Levinson Cast: Dwayne Johnson, John David Washington, Omar Benson Miller, Donovan Carter, Rob Corddry, Troy Garity, London Brown, Jazmyn Simon
MADAM SECRETARY Season 2 Drama
The series follows the professional and personal life of Secretary of State Elizabeth McCord, a brilliant CIA analyst-turned-college professor who returns to Washington, D.C., as a favour to the president, whom she considers a friend. While he values Elizabeth’s frankness and how she confidently handles the job on her own terms, those qualities aren’t always appreciated, especially by other members of the White House staff.
Creator: Barbara Hall Cast: Téa Leoni, Tim Daly, Keith Carradine, Erich Bergen, Patina Miller, Geoffrey Arend, Kathrine Herzer, Evan Roe, Wallis Currie-Wood, Bebe Neuwirth