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“Avatar: The Last Airbender” spin-off brings old crew, new questions

By Whitney Milam HollywoodNews.com: Nickelodeon recently announced that “The Legend of Korra”, a spin-off to “Avatar: The Last Airbender”, the animated series on which M. Night Shyamalan based his recent vastly inferior and roundly panned film adaptation, will premiere in November 2011, and Ugo now reports from Comic-Con that Jeremy[...]

Shyamalan addresses ‘Last Airbender’ race-bending controversy

By Whitney Milam HollywoodNews.com: M. Night Shyamalan, director of the upcoming film adaptation of popular Nickelodeon TV show “Avatar: The Last Airbender”, has directly spoken out against accusations of racism in the film’s casting. Shyamalan responds to repeated criticisms about dark-skinned characters in the television series being light-skinned in the[...]