• Fandome Event unleashes a ‘Better Tomorrow’ for its heroes..?

    The online DC Fandome event (which took place on the 15th October) is an annual way for DC and Warner related-companies to unleash a barrage of promotional trailers and information about forthcoming projects. This year’s line-up of news items was pretty impressive giving audiences a glimpse of various features...
  • NCIS mothership says farewell to franchise’s ‘north star’ Mark Harmon…

    Adding some fuel to the fire that suggests this could be the last year for record-breaking, top-rated US drama NCIS, its most enduring star, Mark Harmon, aka Leroy Jethro Gibbs, bowed out of the show in  this week’s episode ‘Great Wide Open‘ after solving a final, personal case and...
  • Who’s social media in ‘Flux’ ahead of Hallowe’en debut…

    For the last week UK audiences have seen a very brief ‘interruption’ to their between-show BBC broadcasts as an image of Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor made a brief appearance, looking very worried indeed. Then, in the last few days all of the official Doctor Who social media accounts went dark,...
  • Gods, Kings, Fire & Blood: HBO’s European Launch teases ‘Thrones’ prequel…

    It’s generally accepted that HBO‘s adaptation of Game of Thrones is one of the finest, epic tales of the last decade… and equally true that many felt its final season – which pulled it far ahead of George R R Martin’s original tomes to date and therefore had to...
  • Johansson & Disney finish their Endgame and Infinity War of words…

    UPDATE – 30th September: Scarlett Johansson and Disney appear to have stepped back from the edge of vitriolic exchanges – ones  that had many commentators saying that whatever the merits of the actual case, the ‘House of the Mouse’ had acted very questionably in its personal criticism of Johansson...
  • Incisive Netflix to give Hemsworth another ‘Extraction’…

    Chris Hemsworth, hot off his Marvel Cinematic Universe job, frontlined Netflix‘s 2020 film Extraction. Though a throwback to a more traditional gung-ho age, the film – based on the graphic novel Ciudad by Ande Parks, penned by Avengers: Endgame‘s Joe Russo (and directed by Sam Hargrave) it became one...
  • Breaking: Doctor Who goes back to the future for next showrunner…

    Fans have been expecting news regarding the future of Doctor Who for a while. After months of rumours it was announced that current star Jodie Whittaker and current show-runner Chris Chibnall would both be departing after the current series and three 2022 specials… but that left the question of...
  • Oh Boy? Could Quantum Leap be righting more wrongs?

    For those of us of a certain age, the holy grail of television reboots could still be Quantum Leap.  Scott Bakula played Same Beckett, a scientist thrown back in time after testing out his Quantum Leap accelerator on himself but finding himself trapped in the past, leaping in to...
  • An animated Tomb Raider looks to get Carter…

    Hayley Atwell, who plays Agent Peggy Carter in the MCU (appearing in the Captain America films, the Avengers movies, her own television series for ABC and last seen as an alt-universe version who assumed the super-soldier role instead of Steve Rogers for What If..? ) is keeping busy.  She’s...