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BODIED: Joseph Kahn’s Battle Rap Movie Is Now Available On YouTube Premium!

Director Joseph’s Kahn’s critically acclaimed battle rap movie, BODIED, is now available on YouTube Premium. BODIED is the satirical story of Adam Merkin, a progressive grad student who becomes an accidental battle rapper whose success breeds outrage.  The film stars Calum Worthy (American Vandal, Austin & Ally, and The Thinning), Jackie Long (Idlewild, ATL), Shoniqua Shandai (Sing It!, The Fosters), Walter Perez  (The […]

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Adi Shankar Joins ‘Superman Vs. The Ku Klux Klan’ As Producer

Adi Shankar, the nerd-icon producer behind Netflix’s highly successful Castlevania (which has been renewed for a third season) is joining with PaperChase Films (The Kindergarten Teacher, Skin) and Marc Rosen (Sense 8, The After) to bring the story of SUPERMAN VS THE KU KLUX KLAN to life. “Superheroes operate outside the scope of law and offer us hope that someone […]

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Adi Shankar Reveals Plans To Bring ‘Devil May Cry’ To His Bootleg Multiverse!

After teasing us with the promise of a big announcement in November — the wait is over! Producer Adi Shankar has revealed plans to bring an animated series based on Capcom’s Devil May Cry is on the way! The Castlevania series producer stated in an interview with IGN that the series “will join Castlevania in what we’re now calling […]

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Adi Shankar and Kenlon Clark Release Commentary Video For Groundbreaking ‘Mister Rogers: A War Hero’ Short

Adi Shankar recently unveiled the latest entry into his “Bootleg Universe” — ‘Mister Rogers: A War Hero.’ Now, he has teamed with the director, Kenlon Clark, for a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the project. Check it out commentary video below! ‘Mister Rogers: A War Hero’ offers a truly unique spin on legendary TV icon […]

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‘Mr. Rogers: A War Hero’ — Adi Shankar Unleashes A New Chapter In His Bootleg Universe!

Director Adi Shankar has returned with an exciting (and rather surprising) entry into his “Bootleg Universe.” While his previous groundbreaking shorts ‘The Punisher: Dirty Laundry, ‘Venom: Truth in Journalism’ and ‘Power/Rangers’ have tackled more obvious comic book properties, this time around he puts a truly unique spin on legendary TV icon Mister Rogers with ‘Mister […]

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ICON VS. ICON PRESENTS: Acid Pop Cult Podcast – Episode 244: No Justice League, No Peace

On the latest episode of the Acid Pop Cult Podcast, Jeremy and Jason take an in-depth look at the recently released trailers for ‘Justice League’ and ’Spider-Man: Homecoming.’ That’s right! It’s Zack Snyder fanboy versus a guy who’s just in it for the action! Additionally, Jason brings us up to speed on his recent interviews […]

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ICON VS. ICON PRESENTS: Acid Pop Cult Podcast – Episode 161: Wicked Prayer

This week on the Acid Pop Cult Podcast, Jason and Jeremy continue the winning tradition of exploring the outskirts of pop culture. Jason offers up a look inside his recent interview with the likes of legendary rocker Michael Monroe and the ultra-funny Missi Pyle. Jeremy offers up his thoughts on the recently teased “Watchmen” series […]