‘The Underground Railroad’ star Mychal-Bella Bowman Knows What She Wants

Amazon Studios / The Underground Railroad At the 26th Annual Satellite Awards, The Black Cape caught up with The Underground Railroad’s breakout child-star, Mychal-Bella Bowman. In the harrowing Barry Jenkins drama, Bowman masterfully plays a character named Fanny Briggs (also known as Grace) who is confined to the small attic belonging to a secret abolitionist. In Episodes…

2022 Oscars Predictions: Me Running My Mouth

Art by Dillion Payne  It’s certainly felt like  94 years in the past three months since the long winding road to awards season began in January. Due to the lingering COVID-19 era setbacks; actors, studios, critics and other award shows have been running the gamut much longer than usual, and well… I know everyone has…

It’s Been A While, Let’s Chat…

Well, kiddos ... Yes, this blog is supposed to be updated. Yes, this blog is still functional. And no, I haven't updated it since September 2021 in terms of posted content. But I can assure you I have been updating my published works page, go check it out! WordPress can be a little difficult to…

“Miles Morales: Shock Waves” Review

courtesy of Marvel Within a year of becoming Brooklyn’s Spider-Man, Miles Morales has queued a list of his five most frequently answered questions such as: is he old enough to be fighting crime? Does he have a fear of falling? Is he related to *that* other Spider-Man from Queens? But the most important curated question…

In The Arms of an Angel: The Hanjobadiel Story [“Lucifer” Season 5, Episode 14]

Courtesy of Netflix If there’s one thing to know about Netflix’s pop-culture smash hit “Lucifer,” it’s that the Devil-to-penis joke pipeline is a flaccid circle.  OK, I’m kidding. The show is obviously much deeper than that. And despite the show’s cheeky (and sometimes over-the-top) innuendo, the emotional beats still hit just the same. You can…