Headline Details

Sean Penn's 'The First' never achieves liftoff

Published on: Fri, 14 Sep 2018 12:25:15 UTC
News Agency: CNN
Description:
The romance surrounding space travel gets a workout and then some in "The First," a Hulu series that -- despite the combination of Sean Penn and "House of Cards" producer Beau Willimon -- never comes close to achieving liftoff. Sluggishly paced and too familiar in its character beats, it's the sort of prestige project that surely looked good on paper but fizzles once exposed to air.

Click here for FULL Story on CNN

Also happening now

HeadlineNews Agency
Ukraine passes language law championed by outgoing president Reuters
Gunmen kill woman polio vaccinator in Pakistan: official Reuters
Goldman, Bank of England and stock exchange targeted by climate activists in London Reuters
Goldman Sachs's European headquarters targeted by climate-change activists Reuters
Spurned by U.S., North Korea's Kim holds talks with Putin Reuters