• Cudgel Me, Elmo? (How Sesame Street GOT some Respect!)

    Imagine if the ensemble of George R. R. Martin’s bloody, murderous, raping, pillaging, drinking, killing, incest-ing, dragon-riding characters had actually managed some therapy ahead of their evil-doings?  In a new collaborative clip, the Children’s Television Workshop and HBO have combined to suggest there are better ways to settle one’s...
  • Star Wars IX trailer gets a ‘Rise’ out of fans…

    It’s been unusually quiet on the Star Wars battlefront recently, but now we have a trailer and a name for the chapter previousy entitled Episode IX. Though several possibilities had been thrown around by fans (the most popular being the evergreen ‘Balance of the Force‘), the massive Star Wars...
  • 666 Appeal? Netflix’s revelations confirm ‘Lucifer’ date…

    Lucifer, the darkly-humoured FOX show, in which British actor Tom Ellis plays Lucifer Morningstar, the egotistical fallen angel spending time in Los Angeles – and dividing his time between solving crimes with Police Detective Chloe Decker (Lauren German) and trying to redeem his credibility and find his place in...
  • Disney+ adds more slings and arrows to Marvel partnership…

    Those who are watching the trailers for the almost-upon-us Avengers: Endgame will know that though he didn’t feature in Avengers:  Infinity War, Clint Barton (alias Hawkeye) did indeed survive the fateful Thanos finger-snap -though early indications from his less-than-sunny demeanour suggest some of those close to him may not...
  • ‘Joker’ trailer – Jean Grey isn’t 2019’s only dark Phoenix…

    Over the years there have been many different interpretations of the Batman concept. The comical Adam West series, the Burton and Keaton collaboration, the Nolan and Bale trilogy, the Frank Miller graphic novel and a host of animated productions not to mention FOX‘s Gotham prequel series which has only...
  • Safe Harbour: Hellboy teams up with Black Widow…

    It looks like David Harbour is going to have a busy 2019. This month he will take the title role in the revamped Hellboy, acting under several layers of prosthetic make-up and he will, of course, be reprising his role of Sheriff Jim Hopper in the third season of...
  • Harm’s Way? NCIS: Los Angeles set for JAG-ged edge season finale…

    With all the success that the NCIS franchise has had over the years – regularly making the main show the most watched  in America and with two successful spin-offs (NCIS: Los Angeles and NCIS: New Orleans) – it’s easy to forget that the main NCIS show was actually a...
  • Warrior Nun: Netflix has a hard habit to break (bones)….

    The manga graphic novels of Ben Dunn’s ‘Warrior Nun‘ are getting the Netflix treatment telling the story of an amnesiac woman who wakes up in the morgue. She may have escaped death but she now has a religious artifact embedded in her back and finds out she’s a part...
  • Oh, Brothers! Winchesters end their ‘Supernatural’ quest…

    It’s the show they couldn’t kill. Or they could kill, but it would regularly fight its way out of hell and simply refuse to die. All that being said, it has now been announced by series stars Jensen Ackles, Jared Padalecki and Misha Collins (in the post seen below)...