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Happy birthday, Matthew Daddario: (Some of) the reasons why he truly is one of a kind
Today is October 1st, the first day of the tenth month, the 274th day of the year, the first day of the year’s fourth quarter, and the anniversary of the Mensa International being founded in 1946. Or, as Matthew Daddario would say: the best day of the year. Today marks
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Our Crazy Rich Asians Review With Harry Shum Jr. On Representation And Small Victories
This past month, the long-awaited summer blockbuster, Crazy Rich Asians, finally graced our screens. The movie is a romantic comedy – which isn’t particularly interesting since Hollywood is littered with romantic comedies. What made the movie so highly anticipated was the fact that a major studio was throwing its weight
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The mystery world of conventions and how to navigate your way through it.
There’s no doubt that attending a convention is super fun and exciting. But organizing the whole thing can be tricky and complicated. But it doesn’t have to be. Here’s a little beginner’s guide on how to make sure your convention weekend will be an amazing one. For the Shadowhunters fandom,
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#SaveShadowhunters: the shows’ impact, and why we’re raising hell
The fight to #SaveShadowhunters has been going on for a little over two months. It’s been a time of excessively tweeting and emailing networks about our beloved show, as well as making our voices heard through raising money for charity and buying ad space in Times Square and renting an
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Matthew Daddario “Ideally, I would make a movie every year till I die on a variety of subjects.”
Matthew Daddario captured the attention of many with his performance as Alec Lightwood in the young adult fantasy TV show, Shadowhunters. Alec is a Shadowhunter who, alongside his siblings, has dedicated his life to protect the mundane world from demons. What could have easily been a completely unrelatable story is
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Nicola Correia-Damude “I’ve been very lucky to play a character that’s developed as much as Maryse has.”
At the second Italian Institute convention this summer, Nicola Correia-Damude took the time to catch up with us! In the interview, we talked about Maryse’s future and what Nicola thinks of the growth her character has gone through so far. Read on to see what she said!     SDN:
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Will Tudor “When [Sebastian’s] pretending to be nice, there is this anger and this burning hatred.”
One thing we love about Shadowhunters is how fleshed out the characters are. Fortunately for us, the writers not only have a knack for writing heroes, but also villains that manage to send a shiver down our spines yet somehow come across as vulnerable at the same time. We sat
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Harry Shum Jr. “We have some of the most supportive and resilient fans.”
In the years that we’ve been SDN, Harry Shum Jr. has managed to elude us, that is, until The Hunters of Shadow Con 2 in Paris this summer. Needless to say, we were extremely excited to be able to speak to him after everything that we’ve put into this account,
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Matthew Daddario “I think that Alec is consistently rebellious.”
During “The Hunters of Shadow 2” convention in Paris last month we got to chat with Matthew Daddario, who plays Alec Lightwood on “Shadowhunters”. His character has been a fan-favorite ever since the very first episode, partly because of the significant character development Alec has gone through. In the following
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Alberto Rosende “You’re going to see him at a point you haven’t seen Simon, ever.”
We had the opportunity to talk to the brilliant and talented Alberto Rosende at The Hunters of Shadow 2 convention. We spoke about what’s coming up for Simon in 3B and what that dramatic and emotional mid-season finale means for Simon going forward. We also managed to chat about Rosende
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Dom Sherwood “The hardest thing Jace went through was almost killing Alec.”
At The Hunters of Shadow 2 convention, we sat down with Dominic Sherwood and talked about Jace’s future following the intense season that he had. Dom also touches on the #SaveShadowhunters campaign that we’ve all been fighting hard in and how he feels about all of it. Read on to
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Katherine McNamara “[The cast] are my family and they always will be.”
We managed to speak to the ever intelligent and lovely Katherine McNamara who touched upon Clary’s growth, how incredible the fandom has been in the fight to #SaveShadowhunters and the relationships that she has in the show with other characters including Alec. We were eager to cover an array of
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Jade Hassouné “[Without his magic] Meliorn would be free.”
It’s been a while since we spoke to the amazingly talented Jade Hassouné and we were eager to catch up with him at the The Hunters of Shadow Con 2 in Paris! Read on as he speaks a little bit about the #SaveShadowhunters campaign and what his dream storyline for
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Emeraude Toubia “[Alec and Izzy] are always going to be there to support each other.”
Izzy had been a fan favorite and seeing her on-screen, whether it’s killing some demons or being a wonderful sister and friend, is always such a lovely treat. We honestly can’t get enough of her. We sat down with Emeraude Toubia and asked her some burning questions about what’s in
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Review – Shadowhunters Episode 308 “A Heart of Darkness”
One week left until the midseason finale and the writers proved once again they know exactly how to get us all excited for the final episodes of 3A. Here’s what you missed on Shadowhunters this week. One of last week’s side plot lines was Luke and Simon breaking into Lilith’s
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Joshua Butler “The Malec fandom: They notice everything.”
This week we had the amazing opportunity to talk to Joshua Butler, the director of Shadowhunters’ “Salt In The Wound”. He previously directed the midseason finale for season 2, giving us one of the most iconic Malec moments to date. In this exclusive interview, he discusses how he prepares for
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Anna Hopkins “Lilith (…) doesn’t care for humans.”
For season 3 Shadowhunters brought in a new villain – Lilith, the mother of all demons. Last week we were lucky enough to talk to Anna Hopkins, who plays Lilith, and chat a little about her character. In the following exclusive interview, Anna talks about how mythology helped her prepare
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One man, many movies – Harry Shum Jr. through the years
We’re all familiar with Harry Shum Jr. as the bisexual warlock we know and love in the hit TV show, Shadowhunters. Since being cast as Magnus, his resumé includes several big franchises including the upcoming film adaptation of the best-selling book, Crazy Rich Asians and Escape Plan 3 with Sylvester
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Review – Shadowhunters Episode 304 “Thy Soul Instructed”
After the lovely family dinner with Maryse last week, it was time for another badass single mother to work her magic – or her wicked mind games, as we like to call it. Here’s what you missed on episode 3×04, “Thy Soul Instructed”. At the beginning of this week’s episode,
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Review – Shadowhunters Episode 303 “What Lies Beneath”
That was some seriously creepy stuff going on this week. But there were also really sweet scenes, and some rather emotional ones. Here’s our review of episode 3×03 “What Lies Beneath”. Week three, friends! We’re finally starting to get back into the groove. Episode 3×03 started with an opening scene
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