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Listen: GFriend shares ‘Song of the Sirens’ highlight medley

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July 7 (UPI) — South Korean girl group GFriend is giving fans a preview of its new EP.

The K-pop stars shared a highlight medley Tuesday for their forthcoming mini album, Song of the Sirens.

The video features clips of the title track, “Apple,” and five other songs: Time of Snow,” “Mirror Room,” “Tarot Cards,” “Crème Brûlée” and “North Stairs.”

GFriend’s agency, Source Music, had shared a tracklist for the EP on Sunday.

Source Music previously shared concept photos for “Apple” that show the members of GFriend sitting at a table with red apples.

Song of the Sirens is slated for release July 13. GFriend shared a schedule of events for the EP in June.

GFriend consists of Sowon, Yerin, Eunha, Yuju, SinB and Umji. The group most recently released the EP Labyrinth in February.



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Aldis Hodge in talks to play Hawkman in Dwayne Johnson’s ‘Black Adam’

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Sept. 26 (UPI) — The Invisible Man and Underground actor Aldis Hodge is in talks to play Hawkman in Black Adam, the comic-book adaptation starring Dwayne Johnson as the titular anti-hero.

Hodge’s casting negotiations were reported Friday by Variety, Deadline and EW.

Jungle Cruise director Jaume Collet-Serra will helm the project in Georgia next year.

Hawkman is a winged warrior and member of the DC Comics superhero team Justice Society of America.

Noah Centineo was previously announced to play society member Atom Smasher.

Hodge’s other credits include Straight Outta Compton, One Night in Miami and Hidden Figures.

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Yara Shahidi to play Tinker Bell in Disney’s live-action ‘Peter Pan’

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Sept. 26 (UPI) — Grown-ish star and Black-ish alum Yara Shahidi is set to play the iconic fairy Tinker Bell in Disney‘s new live-action version of Peter Pan and Wendy.

Shahidi has joined a cast that includes Jude Law as Captain Hook, Alexander Molony as Peter Pan and Ever Anderson as Wendy.

Pete’s Dragon director David Lowery is helming the project.

Shahidi is the first woman of color to play Tinker Bell on screen.

Margaret Kerry was the live-action model on whom the sprite was based in the animated 1953 film classic, Peter Pan, while Julia Roberts played Tinker Bell in the live-action Hook and Ludivine Sagnier played the pixie in 2003’s Peter Pan.

The movies were all inspired by J.M. Barrie‘s 1904 play, Peter Pan, and/or his 1911 novelization of it, Peter and Wendy.

The tale follows the adventures of a boy who never grows up and the curious human children he squires away to the magical world of Neverland.

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Samuel L. Jackson to reprise Nick Fury role in Disney+ series

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Sept. 26 (UPI) — Samuel L. Jackson is set to reprise his Marvel Cinematic Universe character of Nick Fury in a possible series for Disney+.

If the show is officially green-lit, it would be Jackson’s first lead TV role.

Mr. Robot scribe Kyle Bradstreet is writing and will executive produce the Marvel Studios project about the Avengers handler.

No details have been released regarding additional casting, a timeline or plot for the show.

Jackson has played Fury in numerous Marvel films, as well as in the ABC series, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, since 2008’s Iron Man.

Jackson’s other credits include Pulp Fiction, Django Unchained, the Star Wars franchise, Snakes on a Plane, Unbreakable, Glass and Coach Carter.

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