• SONY delays PS5 launch in wake of ‘more important voices’

    Though there are far more immediate and serious consequences of recent global events, it’s been a problematic year for businesses and marketing. The coronavirus continues to cause massive problems for various spokes of the entertainment industry and far beyond – leading to a wave of delays, postponements and cancellations...
  • A ‘League’ of its Own?: Can the ‘Snyder Cut’ both ways?

    The existence of a ‘Snyder Cut‘ of Justice League had become something of a joke and a cause celebre in the last few years. It relates to the fact that during a possibly turbulent production, controversial director Zack Snyder had to cut short his duties on the Justice League...
  • Rose won’t rise: Ruby quits landmark ‘Batwoman’ role…

    In a major surprise, it’s just been revealed that Ruby Rose, the star of The CW‘s Batwoman series has quit the title role after just one season. The season finale of the show’s first run finished on Sunday night and though the industry continues to be in turmoil with...
  • CBS confirms Enterprise crew set for ‘Strange New Worlds’…

    It’s been a growing rumour for months and now CBS All Access has confirmed that it is initiating a new Star Trek series based around the pre-Kirk era of the Enterprise. Given the tremendously positive reaction to the appearance of Captain Pike (Anson Mount), Spock (Ethan Peck) and Number...
  • Bo-Selected! Katee Sackhoff to reprise role for ‘Mandalorian’…

    Despite coronavirus delays throughout the industry, Disney has said they are  hoping to keep post-production schedules of The Mandalorian‘s second season on track for broadcast on Disney+ in October. There’s also been a number of new details regarding the talent involved for that sophomore run.  We know show-runner Jon...
  • Amid COVID concerns, CBS already renews key shows…

    Amid the chaos of when – or even if – some key primetime shows will be returning for their regular September/October places in the schedule, US network CBS has, at least, formally renewed a number of its existing hits ahead of resuming any actual production… All Rise (heading to...
  • Sarlacc Pit-Stopped. Fett’s fate confirmed for ‘Mandalorian’…

    Originally being little more than a relatively minor supporting player in the Star Wars saga, the character of Bobba Fett has taken on a fan-favourite status that belies his screen time. Despite an apparent grizzly end, plummeting down a hungry Sarlacc Pit in Return of the Jedi, subsequent multimedia...
  • Despite appeal, ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ won’t get day in CBS court…

    Despite the critical success of Amazon Studios‘ Bosch (featuring Titus Welliver) and the considerable talent initially assembled for A+E Studios/CBS‘ proposed series based on author Michael Connelly’s other successful character Mickey Haller aka ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’, it appears the latter will now not be going forward at CBS. Even...
  • Next ‘Star Wars’ Confirmed: Now it’s hurry up and Waititi…

    On the appropriately-dated  May the Fourth, Lucasfilm have formally announced their plans for a new Star Wars movie – which will be helmed by Taika Waititi. As film-fans already know, Waititi is the man behind Thor: Ragnarok and the upcoming Thor: Love and Thunder) and who won the Academy...