• Captain, my Captain? What are odds on Evans return?

    There’s been strong rumours this week that Chris Evans may be returning to the role of Captain America. Evans, an in-demand actor, made the character his own over a string of the Marvel Cinematic Universe-related movies (Captain America – The First Avenger, CA: The Winter Soldier, CA: Civil War,...
  • Netflix signs up ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ to series…

    A while ago it looked as if COVID had sidelined plans for a televisions series based around Michael Connelly’s Lincoln Lawyer series of novels. Connelly had already had major success with an ongoing adaptation of his Bosch novels, with the Amazon Prime series of the same name due to...
  • (COVID) Morbius: Sony’s Marvel/vamp film flies to October…

    Film-fans grew weary but resigned to almost every significant 2020 release being moved into 2021, but with over 3000 Americans dying every day as the pandemic continues, there’s no sign that most cinemas will be opening there doors for some time.  So that means the raft of films due...
  • UPDATED: Bond & Beastmaster actor Tanya Roberts has died…

    The weekend brought news that actress Tanya Roberts had died after collapsing over Christmas. The actor was best known for her roles in Charlie’s Angels (as ‘Julie Rogers’ in the original show’s final season), in the James Bond movie A View to a Kill (1985), the cult hits The...
  • The Doctor is… out? UK media says regeneration coming…

    According to breaking reports from the UK’s The Mirror, Jodie Whittaker is leaving Doctor Who after what will be three years in the role as the Thirteenth incarnation of the Doctor. Though the BBC have declined to comment on the story, the often hyperbolic and excitable tabloid actually has a...
  • Favreau confirms ‘Book of Boba Fett’ is new show…

    If the season finale of The Mandalorian left you gasping and asking questions about exactly where the televisual Star Wars universe goes from here… Officially confirmed on Good Morning America, Jon Favreau has explained that The Book of Boba Fett  (which will be executive-produced by Favreau, Dave Filoni, and Robert Rodriguez) will...
  • Acid Reign? ‘Alien’ heads to tv and comics…

    It seems you can’t keep a good xenomorph down – even if you try. 2021 will likely bring two more projects set in the universe of acid-blooded monster made famous in the 1979 film by Ridley Scott. The recent films, Prometheus and Covenant met with a decidedly cold reaction...
  • Breaking: Disney’s major Marvel news reveals legacy characters…

    As noted,  Disney has announced that they plan to invest heavily in a string of television productions related to existing properties  their Marvel and Star Wars properties. Looking at the Marvel news, there’s plenty on all fronts to keep fans busy. We now know that WandaVision will hit Disney+ early...
  • BREAKING: Disney announces vast array of ‘Star Wars’ projects…

    As part of an industry presentation laying down their plans for the near future to investors (and boasting over over 86 million subscribers in just over its first year) , Disney has announced that they plan to invest heavily in a string of television productions related to existing properties  their...