Video Interview: Dan Ahdoot Details How He Met the Creators of Cobra Kai

Image credit: @danahdoot/FacebookThe story of how Dan Ahdoot landed a role in Cobra Kai is different compared to some of his other colleagues. In an interview with Popternative, Dan explains how he became friends with Cobra Kai showrunners Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg. Back Story A little over a decade […]

Trailer: Niki Koss Stars in Horror Film Dreamcatcher

The trailer for the upcoming horror film Dreamcatcher has been released. Dreamcatcher stars Niki Koss (Famous in Love, Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse) and Zachary Gordon (Diary of A Wimpy Kid, American Pie Presents: Girls’ Rules). You can watch the trailer below: The film surrounds a night of mayhem […]

Did these Hip Hop Artists Live Up to the Hype?

Sometimes in a hip hop musician’s career, early commercial success is not always a good thing. These hip hop artists later on would suffer because they were overshadowed by their previous hit songs. We aren’t talking about one-hit wonders here. These are artists who were talented, and still had relative […]

Interview: Indie Rock Artist telco on New Music and Journey

Indie rock artist and former Wall St. bond trader telco (Michael Gilbride) is over the moon about dropping new music. After releasing a debut EP in September, telco has released the new single “Minus Nine”. telco describes the single as a take on struggling with being lonely which often helps […]

Chris Van Vliet Announces Name Change to His Podcast

Image credit: @ChrisVanVliet/Twitter Successful TV host, podcaster and friend of Popternative Chris Van Vliet recently made an announcement about a change to his podcast. The Chris Van Vliet Show has officially been changed to Insight with Chris Van Vliet. Nothing else will change, but he wanted to emphasize that the […]

Cherie Chan & Jessey Lee Embrace Being Part of Netflix’s Bling Empire

Cherie Chan and Jessey Lee from Bling Empire

Image credit: @cherieofficial/Instagram Netflix has done it again! At first glance, Bling Empire looks like a mix of Jersey Shore and Crazy Rich Asians. However, viewers will quickly see that it is more complex than that. With a cast of eccentric characters that contrast and complement each other, Bling Empire […]

Kim’s Convenience Season 5 Set to Premiere January 19th, 2021

Image credit: Canadian Broadcasting Corp.We are only a few days away from the Season 5 premiere of Kim’s Convenience! The episodes will begin airing on CBC January 19th and is expected to be released on Netflix by Summer 2021. This will definitely be the most anticipated and biggest season in […]

Video Interview: Pranking the Cast and Dad Jokes with Nathan Blair from Netflix’s We Can Be Heroes

Image Credit: Netflix Actor Nathan Blair recently joined us for a video interview about his latest film We Can Be Heroes, which was released on Christmas Day, 2020 on Netflix. The film essentially serves as a sequel to The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D (2005). On top of […]

Fresh Music Fridays: The Spill Canvas, Dyces Trench, A Scent Like Wolves, The Cold Casuals, and Beach Bunny

It’s Friday, and it’s time for some fresh finds! Every Friday, Popternative features new music from a variety of genres to kick off your weekend. To be featured in Fresh Music Fridays, please send an e-mail to popternative@gmail.com. The Spill Canvas (Rock)The Spill Canvas are back! They are going to be […]