This Week in Pop-Culture: ‘Cowboy Bebop’, ‘Cobra Kai’, ‘Umbrella Academy’, and More from Netflix
There have been a bunch of announcements, trailers, and news from Netflix this weekend – let’s catch up, shall we?
- First The Sandman clip
- New Stranger Things Season 4 trailer
- The Witcher is getting a third season and another anime
- Fans will be getting more Tiger King
- Ozark‘s final season will be released in two parts
- First look at the new season of Bridgerton
- The Crown Season Five arrives in November 2022
- Enola Holmes is returning for a second season
COWBOY BEBOP is an action-packed space Western about three bounty hunters, aka “cowboys,” all trying to outrun the past. As different as they are deadly, Spike Spiegel (John Cho), Jet Black (Mustafa Shakir), and Faye Valentine (Daniella Pineda) form a scrappy, snarky crew ready to hunt down the solar system’s most dangerous criminals — for the right price. But they can only kick and quip their way out of so many scuffles before their pasts finally catch up with them.
Cobra Kai Season 4
On December 31, the battle for the soul of the Valley reawakens. New alliances. Higher than ever stakes. Who will take it all at the All Valley Tournament?
In 2020, the world met a new hero: Tyler Rake (Chris Hemsworth), a fearless black market mercenary who embarks on the deadliest mission of his career. But what seems lost …can still be extracted. Directed by Sam Hargrave, this action-packed, edge-of-your-seat franchise is produced by Joe and Anthony Russo, the visionary directors of Avengers: Endgame.
The Umbrella Academy
The Army of Thieves
In this prequel to Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead, small-town bank teller Dieter gets drawn into the adventure of a lifetime when a mysterious woman recruits him to join a crew of Interpol’s most wanted criminals, attempting to heist a sequence of legendary, impossible-to-crack safes across Europe.
From the creators of League of Legends comes a new animated series, Arcane. Set in the utopian region of Piltover and the oppressed underground of Zaun, the story follows the origins of two iconic League champions-and the power that will tear them apart.