‘Black Beauty’ Adaptation to Premiere on Disney Plus

‘Black Beauty’ Adaptation to Premiere on Disney Plus

Pop Culture

Black Beauty, a classic novel by Anna Sewell, is slated for a Disney Plus adaptation in late 2020. Kate Winslet will lend her voice to the lead steed, also starring Mackenzie Foy, Iain Glen, and Claire Forlani. Black Beauty was written in 1871 during Sewell’s final years and was the only book she had ever written. Due to an ankle injury at age fourteen, she relied on horse-drawn carriages for transportation, inspiring her admiration for horses. The novel, narrated by wild horse Black Beauty, discusses his life from beginning to end with moral lessons along the way. It heavily promotes …

‘GoT’ Star Iain Glen Joining ‘Titans’ Cast as Batman!

‘GoT’ Star Iain Glen Joining ‘Titans’ Cast as Batman!

Book Culture

The noble knight of Game of Thrones, Jorah Mormont, is on his way to becoming the next Dark Knight of Gotham. Deadline reports that multi-talented stage and screen actor (and GoT icon!) Iain Glen will play The Batman on Season 2 of Titans next fall. The show’s producers provided a description of their Batman, explaining: After decades of fighting crime as Batman, billionaire Bruce Wayne is just as driven to protect Gotham from evil as he was in his prime. Needing to reconcile his relationship with Dick Grayson, the duo hope to forge a new dynamic as Bruce tries to help …