078 - Naya Rivera goes missing at a lake in California

TODAY: Naya Rivera goes missing at a lake in California – Javicia Leslie is cast as a new series lead in BatwomanThe Chilling Adventures of Sabrina was cancelled by Netflix – Zendaya shots a secret movie in quarantine – Sugar Fact (Joseph Morgan) – Daily quiz (Chilling Adventures of Sabrina) – Hottest Insta trends – Get rewards for getting Brave – Giveaway (iPhone 11)

 

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Naya Rivera goes missing at a lake in California

Naya Rivera went missing at Lake Piru in Southern California on 8 July (Wednesday). The lake is located approx. 55 miles north-west of Los Angeles. The actress is now presumed dead following the boating incident, although the search for her continues.

Naya rented a boat on Wednesday for a trip with her 4-year-old son Josey. They were both swimming in the lake, though the actress never came back. The boat with the child was found by other boater three hours later.

The search and rescue operation was suspended for the night, but it was resumed in the morning (Thursday).

Naya Rivera is best known for the role of Santana Lopez in the television series “Glee.” She has been recently portraying Collette Jones in “Step Up: High Water.”

 

Sugar Quiz

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: who is Sabrina?

* Half-witch.
* Vampire.
* Human.
* Werewolf.

The correct answer will be delivered at the end of this issue!

 

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Javicia Leslie is cast as a new series lead in Batwoman

Javicia Leslie has been cast as Ryan Wilder and became a new series lead for “Batwoman.” Javicia will replace Ruby Rose who exited the role after the end of season 1. She will make her debut when the series returns for its second season in January.

“I am extremely proud to be the first Black actress to play the iconic role of Batwoman on television, and as a bisexual woman, I am honored to join this ground-breaking show which has been such a trailblazer for the LGBTQ+ community,” says Javicia about her new role.

“Ryan spent years as a drug-runner, dodging the GCPD and masking her pain with bad habits. Today Ryan lives in her van with her plant. A girl who would steal milk for an alley cat and also could kill you with her bare hands, Ryan is the most dangerous type of fighter: highly skilled and wildly undisciplined. An out lesbian. Athletic. Raw. Passionate. Fallible. And very much not your stereotypical All-American hero,” says the official description of the character.

Kate Kane’s sudden disappearance will be the core mystery of the upcoming season. No further details have been provided yet, but the creators would like to pay tribute to the LGBTQ+ community.

 

The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina was cancelled by Netflix

“The Chilling Adventure of Sabrina” has been officially cancelled by Netflix. The popular series will end after season 4 later this year. The final 8 episodes will air in late 2020.

“Our final chilling adventure begins this fall on @netflix. Hold on tight. So proud of this show, so grateful to everyone who worked on it,” tweets Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (series creator) about the cancellation.

The fourth and final season will revolve around the Eldritch Terrors that will descend upon Greendale. The coven will be forced to fight each threat one-by-one (The Weird, The Returned and The Darkness). This will all lead to the Void which is said to be the End of All Things. As the witches wage war, Nick tries to win Sabrina’s heart. Will they all succeed? Tune in for the fourth season to find out!

 

Zendaya shots a secret movie in quarantine

Zendaya and “Euphoria” creator Sam Levinson recently teamed up to shot a secret movie in quarantine. The production is called “Malcolm & Marie” and was filmed between 17 June and 2 July at the Caterpillar House in Carmel, California.

The movie was shot in secret, however, its production was approved by WGA, DGA and SAG-AFTRA. As could be expected, the cast and crew worked under strict COVID-19 safety protocols.

According to Deadline, the cast and crew had lived in separate dwellings for two weeks before the production on the movie started. The actors practiced their lines in a parking lot to observe social distance requirements.

The official synopsis for “Malcolm & Marie” has not been released yet, however, the movie will deal with social themes and issues which the world is currently experiencing.

“Malcolm & Marie” is currently in its post-production phase. The premiere date is yet to be given.

 

Sugar Fact

How did Joseph Morgan rise to fame?

Joseph Morgan is best known as all-powerful hybrid Klaus Mikaelson in popular television series “The Vampire Diaries” and “The Originals,” but have you ever wondered how he got there?

Joseph expressed his interest for acting early. He took a BTEC Performing Arts Course at the Gorseinon College and the studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London.

The actor was first cast as Reverend Parr in the spy drama series “Spooks.” He later appeared in such productions as “Hex,” “Alexander,” “The Line of Beauty,” “Immortals” and “Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World.”

However, his big break came with “The Vampire Diaries” and “The Originals,” where he rules Mystic Falls and New Orleans as a powerful original vampire.

Joseph recently appeared in “Animal Kingdom” and “Carousel.” He also been cast as CJack60 in the upcoming series “Brave New World.” With that said, he still has something to say as an actor.

 

Hottest Insta Trends

Top 1: Kiernan Shipka as Sabrina one last time

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Top 2: Zendaya and her secret…

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Top 3: Madelaine Petsch enjoys time with Olive

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Sugar Quiz Answer - Did You Get It Right?

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: who is Sabrina?

Answer: Half-witch.

The lead character of “The Chilling Adventures with Sabrina,” a.k.a. Sabrina Spellman, is a half-witch and a half-human. She is a teenager who attends the Baxter High in Greendale. The town is located near… Riverdale!

Sabrina’s mother is an ordinary human being, while her father is a warlock. She is raised by two aunts – Hilda and Zelda Spellman.

Sabrina is a 16-year-old teenager who must embrace her dark side on her upcoming birthday. She is torn between pledging loyalty to the Dark Lord Satan and living a normal human life.

Which life will she choose? Tune in Netflix to find out!

 

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