Billions, one of our favorite shows, might be sadly coming to an end. We were excited to hear last month that Damien Lewis (Bobby Axelrod) would return to season 7 for a handful of episodes (season six wasn't the same without him). Now, Dan Soder (who plays Mafee) appeared on NBC Sports Chicago's Football Night in Chicago and let it slip that season 7 will be the last. Showtime has yet to comment if season 7 of Billions will truly be its last, and no release date has been announced yet for season 7.
If there were any doubts that Connor McDavid is an absolute superstar, he earned his 140th point this season with his assist against the Arizona Coyotes (Edmonton won the game 5-4). The last time a player hit 140 points in an NHL season was during the 1995-1996 season when both Mario Lemieux and Jaromir Jagr achieved the feat. McDavid became the first Oilers player since the Great One, Wayne Gretzky, did it in the 1987-1988 season to reach that mark. He is also only the seventh player in NHL history to earn at least 60 goals and 80 assists in a single season.
The first episode of the second season of Yellowjackets premiered last Friday on Showtime's streaming service (and then on Showtime on Sunday), and to no one's surprise, the show is a huge hit. The first episode broke the previous Showtime streaming ratings records with almost two million viewers, passing the previous record held by Dexter: New Blood. Season two's first episode viewership was up by over 100% compared to the series premiere in 2021. Season three has already been ordered by Showtime.
If you're very particular about what colors you want your Xbox controllers to be and you're a fan of either red or blue then you're in luck. Xbox announced today that it will release a red and a blue version of the Xbox Elite Series 2 controller. The controller will cost $139.99 and will become available on April 11.
WWE announced today that Stacy Keibler will be in the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2023. She will be joined by Rey Mysterio, The Great Muta, and Andy Kaufman. The 2023 WWE Hall of Fame will take place this Friday, March 31, right before Wrestlemania weekend. Wrestlemania 39 will be live from SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles on April 1 and 2.
E3, one of the largest events in the world for gaming, has lost another company to its 2023 event. Ubisoft pulled out of the event today, joining Microsoft and Nintendo, who both withdrew earlier in the year. Sony has yet to announce if they will attend E3 2023 or not. E3 2023 will take place in Los Angeles from June 13 - 16.
Netflix released the first trailer for the upcoming Florida Man. Under the sun. Under the gun. Discover the mystery behind the meme in Florida Man, a new Netflix limited series from creator Donald Todd that follows a struggling ex-cop (Edgar Ramírez) forced to return to his home state of Florida to find a Philly mobster’s runaway girlfriend. What should be a quick gig becomes a wildly spiraling journey into buried family secrets, and an increasingly futile attempt to do the right thing in a place where so much is wrong. Florida Man will be released on Netflix on April 13.
SNL tweeted out today the three hosts and musical guests for their upcoming April shows. April 1 will have Quinta Brunson as the host and Lil Yachty as the musical guest; on April 8, we'll see SNL alumn Molly Shannon taking on hosting duties with the Jonas Brothers as the musical guest; and on April 15, Ana De Armas will host with Karol G as the musical guest.