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  • All the Knight Moves – Oscar Isaac heads to Marvel/Disney+ series?

    There has been a flurry of casting news about Marvel / Disney+ projects in the last few weeks. Iman Vellani  is to play the lead in Ms. Marvel and there were multiple reports that  Orphan Black‘s Tatiana Maslany was going to play Jennifer Walters aka the She-Hulk (though the actor has now...
  • ‘Fast & Furious’ to hit the brakes after two final movies…

    The stories might have got increasingly bizarre and the suspension of disbelief ever more high and it may also have lost  major stars along the way, but there’s no denying the profitability and success of the Fast & Furious franchise. However it looks as if that film series might...
  • Dex Appeal: TV’s serial-killer killer to be revived…

    The original Dexter series, based on the books by Jeff Lindsay, ran from  2006-2013 and was a cult hit for Showtime. Dexter Morgan (MIchael C. Hall) was a top forensic blood spatter analyst for the police but also happened to be a serial-killer. Found in an horrendous crime-scene as a three-year-old...
  • Reanimated: Disney+ proves to be Pixar’s ‘Soul’ survivor….

    Another one bites the dust… but though Pixar‘s Soul is the latest title to be pulled form cinematic schedules, it is one of the titles finding life on the Disney+ platform, following in the wake of Mulan‘s reasonably-successful move. The animated film tells of a musician who has lost...
  • COVID: Nobody do the dinosaur (for two weeks)…

    In what’s become a case of history repeating itself, it looks as if the latest Jurassic Park film has halted its production due to COVID-related issues. Production had halted earlier in the year due to filming restrictions and then we reported back in July that the set of Jurassic World:...
  • COVID: Dune bugs out of Dec. Batman flies to 2022…

    Tuesday Update: As expected as a result of the Dune move The Batman – which was originally due 25th June 2021 and was  then delayed until 1st October 2021 – has now formally shifted its release to 4th March  2022. Monday: Though the departure of No Time to Die, the 25th...
  • New Conan? Netflix becomes the librarian of the Barbarian…

    While it seems that the long-awaited, much-anticipated big-screen return of Conan (with Arnold Schwarzenegger) is as far away as ever, fans of the Robert E. Howard creation may have something to celebrate with the news that Netflix is planning a television series of the character. The Cimmerian warrior first appeared in...
  • Action, Jackson… Nick Fury has his eye on Disney+ series?

    With few imminent cinematic entries, a lot of the news coming out of the Marvel camp is related to television and the latest development could be one of the most interesting. According to industry site Variety, Disney+ is currently developing a new Marvel series in which Samuel L. Jackson...
  • BSG fans and cast rally to help injured star Michael Hogan…

    Veteran actor and Battlestar Galactica alum Michael Hogan suffered a major brain injury during a fall at a Vancouver convention in February and though the full effects weren’t immediately known, they’ve proved severe. He was rushed to hospital the next day after he could not be woken and had emergency...