Jake Kleinman

Jake is the Senior Entertainment Editor at Inverse. His work has previously appeared in Rolling Stone, Motherboard, Lifehacker, Mic, and elsewhere.
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"Wanted: Someone to go back in time with me."
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Netflix's live-action adaptation of The Last Airbender just lost its original creators. Should the show even happen without them?
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'Legend of Korra' Netflix release time: When does it start streaming?
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The Avatar sequel series is finally coming to everyone's favorite streaming service.
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'Blade Runner 2049' concept art revealed in new book (Exclusive)
Jake Kleinman and Jeff Spry
Blade Runner 2049 - Interlinked - The Art explores how the neo-noir design of Ridley Scott's 1982 film inspired director Denis Villeneuve in his 2017 sequel.
I Have Spoken
'Mandalorian' Season 2 trailer release date could be shockingly soon
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The first trailer is rumored to arrive in August, but could it drop as soon as this week?
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'Umbrella Academy' Season 2 ending: Is Ben alive? Showrunner explains
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We asked Steve Blackman all about that shocking reveal.
Entertainment
'Umbrella Academy' predicted the politics of 2020 by traveling to the past
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Showrunner Steve Blackman and star Emmy Raver-Lampman unpack the most powerful scene in Umbrella Academy Season 2.
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Emmy nominations 2020 reveal an uncomfortable truth about the future of Star Wars
Jake Kleinman
In case it already wasn't clear, The Mandalorian run of Emmy nominations proves where Star Wars is headed next.
Squanch!
'Rick and Morty': The 5 weirdest moments in the new short episode
Jake Kleinman
Titled "Rick and Morty vs. Genocider" and created by Tower of God director Takashi Sano, the eight-minute video might be the weirdest Rick and Morty story ever.
Inverse Reviews
'Umbrella Academy' Season 2 review: Everything you liked in S1, but better
Jake Kleinman
It's the end of the world, again.
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'Bird Box 2': Malorie faces a terrifying new enemy (exclusive excerpt)
Jake Kleinman and Jeff Spry
Read the first four pages of Josh Malerman's new novel, Malorie.
#giveusthesaga
'Dragon Prince' Season 4 release date: Netflix drops HUGE news at Comic-Con
Jake Kleinman
In a Comic-Con@Home panel, the creators and stars of the animated fantasy saga 'The Dragon Prince' revealed some bombshell news about the Season 4 release date.
Nerd Rant
Star Wars isn't about movies anymore
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For now...
Entertainment
6 Ahsoka Tano cosplay photos that prove she's the best Star Wars has to offer
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Everyone's favorite ex-Jedi is having a big year. Here are 10 fantastic photos of Ahsoka Tano to celebrate the character on Star Wars Day 2020.
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“The sea giveth and the sea taketh away. And this time the sea tooketh......... my sword.”
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Lando Disney Plus: Donald Glover leaked show may explain 'Solo's big twist
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New reports claims that Donald Glover will star in a Lando Calrissian series on Disney+. But is it true? And what does it mean for the future of Star Wars?
Holy Apocalypse, Batman!
Snyder Cut leak reveals one huge problem with the HBO Max director's cut
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Some resurfaced art reveals the Zack Snyder 'Justice League' movie that never was. And never will be.
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Comic-Con@Home panels, livestreams, schedule, and start times
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Here's everything you need to know to enjoy Comic-Con 2020 from the comfort of your home, from panel start times to details on how livestreams will work.
Inverse Social Hour
Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld gets real about 'Deadpool 3'
Jake Kleinman
The comic book creator behind Deadpool, Cable, Domino and more returns to Inverse Social Hour to discuss 'Planet the Apes,' Archie comics, and 'Deadpool 3.'
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Meet Marvel's new X-Men
JoAnna Wendel and Jake Kleinman
We cast our 35 favorite X-Men characters for the Marvel Cinematic Universe. You're welcome, Disney.