Entertainment09 June 2021
Geeked Week is hitting the halfway mark with a bang. The free five-day virtual event charged forward into Day 3 with even more exclusive announcements and first looks. Stranger Things, Lucifer, Fear Street, and Gunpowder Milkshake were just a few of the many fantasy and YA series and films to make an appearance.
Missed Wednesday’s installment of Geeked Week? No problem! We’re compiling all of the latest news, hottest clips and everything in between every day this week to keep you up-to-date and on top of the action.
Here’s what was announced today at Netflix Geeked's first-ever Geeked Week, a virtual fan-facing event revealing first looks and celebrating all things genre entertainment at Netflix:
Fear Street: You might want to have your flashlight nearby before you press play on this trailer for the upcoming Fear Street trilogy based on R.L. Stine’s terrifying classics.
The School for Good and Evil: See this bewitching exclusive sneak peek for this adaptation of the best-selling series of young adult fantasy novels by Somain Chainani. The film follows a group of girls and boys who are taken to an institution and trained to become fairy tale-like heroes and villains.
Awake: Stars Gina Rodriguez and Shamier Anderson shared a teaser from their new sci-fi film now on Netflix. After a global event wipes out humanity's ability to sleep, an ex-soldier fights to save her family as society and her mind spiral into chaos.
Gunpowder Milkshake: The all-star cast and director introduced an exclusive clip from the forthcoming action film about three generations of hit-women who join forces to conquer a powerful crime syndicate.
Black Summer: Star Jaime King unveiled a special extended first look at the upcoming second season of the zombie apocalypse drama.
Lucifer: Fresh off the debut of Season 5B, see never-before-seen bloopers sure to tickle even the most devilishly stubborn funny bone.
Stranger Things: A lot is happening in the Upside Down! In addition to unveiling several new cast members for Season 4 - announced by none other than creators and showrunners the Duffer Brothers - get a first taste of the series’ full-cast fiction podcast and companion YA novel based on Season 3 breakout character Robin Buckley (Maya Hawke).
And watch the full show here:
Geeked Week runs all this week at 9am PT/12pm ET/5pm GMT on YouTube, Twitter, Twitch, Facebook and TikTok. Check out our recaps from Day 1 and Day 2, and tune in tomorrow for all the latest on our animated series and films, including Master of the Universe: Revelation, Godzilla: Singular Point and Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness. Visit GeekedWeek.com for all the details.