The Umbrella Academy Season 2: First Look

The Umbrella Academy Season 2: First Look

Pop Culture

It’s been a year and a half since The Umbrella Academy was released on Netflix, with a killer cliff-hanger ending the 10th and final episode. Ergo, fans were on the edge of their seats when season 2 was given a release date: July 31, 2020. It’s going to be very difficult for fans of both The Umbrella Academy and Harry Potter to figure out what they’re going to celebrate that day. So, a quick recap of where season 1 ended (spoiler alert!): Vanya (Ellen Page), a.k.a. Number Seven and the previously-powerless but actually super powerful when her creepy father isn’t …

Hilary Mantel’s ‘The Mirror and the Light’ Finally Has a Release Date!

Hilary Mantel’s ‘The Mirror and the Light’ Finally Has a Release Date!

Book Culture

Good news for fans of Hilary Mantel! Her final historical novel, centered around protagonist Thomas Cromwell, completing the trilogy of works around the life of the famous English statesman, according to The Guardian. The first two novels were titled Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies, the first novel charting Cromwell’s rise to greatness, while the second began to show the situation that would lead to Cromwell’s real life execution. The final novel, entitled The Mirror and the Light, will cover the final four years of Cromwell’s life, leading to his death by beheading in 1540.   Image via Amazon   It’s been eight years since the …