Mae Abdulbaki

Mae Abdulbaki is a Rotten Tomatoes-approved film and TV critic and entertainment writer. Her work can be read at The Young Folks, Movies with Mae, and elsewhere. Superhero and wine enthusiast.
Mystery assassins
'Umbrella Academy' Season 3: Swedes theory teases a shocking twist ahead
Mae Abdulbaki
These Commission assassins may not be who they seem.
Entertainment
'Avatar: The Last Airbender' theory solves an ancient bender mystery
Mae Abdulbaki
The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra offer contradictory histories.
The arrow has landed
'Avengers 5' release date could introduce a fan-favorite hero to the squad
Mae Abdulbaki
The team may be adding a new member to its ranks in Avengers 5.
Entertainment
'Wonder Woman 1984' leak reveals a threat more terrifying than Cheetah
Mae Abdulbaki
Cheetah may not be the only one working against Wonder Woman.
Entertainment
'Umbrella Academy' Season 3 theory reveals a weird consequence of time travel
Mae Abdulbaki
The Umbrella Academy may have introduced an unexpected twist for the Hargreeves siblings in Season 2.
The truth is out there
'Umbrella Academy': Are the Majestic 12 real? Here's what you need to know.
Mae Abdulbaki
Who are the Majestic 12 and what are their real life origins?
Eye of the Sparrow
'Umbrella Academy' Season 3 spoilers: S2 Easter egg explains a huge twist
Mae Abdulbaki
The Sparrow Academy is a mystery, but this Season 2 character could be a member.
GRRM Watch
'Winds of Winter' release date could fix an infuriating Season 8 death
Mae Abdulbaki
Game of Thrones did this character dirty, The Winds of Winter could do better.
Inverse Codex
'Umbrella Academy' Season 3 release date, plot, trailer for the Netflix series
Mae Abdulbaki
Here's everything we know about The Umbrella Academy Season 3.
Toss a coin to Netflix
'Witcher: Blood Origin' release date, trailer, plot for the Netflix prequel
Mae Abdulbaki
From release date details to plot possibilities.
SDCC 2020
At Comic-Con, LGBTQ+ actors reveal one way the industry needs to change
Mae Abdulbaki
LGBTQ+ actors from Star Trek: Discover, Sense8, and other shows spoke at a Comic-Con@Home panel over the weekend.
MCU
'Avengers 5' release date could make a canceled Marvel movie matter again
Mae Abdulbaki
Earth's Mightiest Heroes could make some unlikely new friends.
Inverse Recommends
Shows like 'Cursed': 8 exceptional fantasy series worth checking out
Mae Abdulbaki
If you liked Netflix's 'Cursed' and are feeling the withdrawal after binging, we've got 8 other fantasy series worth checking out on streaming.
GRRM Watch
'Winds of Winter' will finally make us care about Dorne
Mae Abdulbaki
It's time to learn more about an underexplored region of Westeros.
Inverse Codex
'Truth Seekers' release date, trailer, cast of Amazon ghost-hunting comedy
Mae Abdulbaki
Simon Pegg and Nick Frost team up for a new type of comedy.
Secret superheroes, assemble
'Avengers 5' leak could reveal a secret new superhero team
Mae Abdulbaki
The Avengers may not be the only superhero team in the world for long.
MCU
'Avengers 5' release date may launch 'Eternals' villains deadlier than Thanos
Mae Abdulbaki
The MCU has already made several references to these terrifying entities.
Entertainment
'Cursed' Season 1: Here's why it's #1 on Netflix right now
Mae Abdulbaki
The reimagined Arthurian saga is striking a chord.
Codex
'Cursed' Season 2 release date, plot, trailer, and more for Netflix's Arthurian tale
Mae Abdulbaki
Here's everything we know about Season 2 of Netflix's Cursed.
Fan theories
'Avengers 5' theory: An unexpected Marvel movie sets up Secret Wars
Mae Abdulbaki
Jane Foster is the next Thor, but what does that mean for the multiverse?