• Yes, we Khan. Ms. Marvel finds its star…

    Even with the delays to the Cinematic branch, there’s more news for the Marvel Television Universe  with the proposed Ms. Marvel series finding its central character’s alter-ego,  Kamala Khan. Newcomer Iman Vellani will play Khan in the series which, production-schedules permitting, will arrive on Disney+ sometime late next year....
  • 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...
  • Year-long COVID delays remain the Widow-Maker for Disney…

    In the Avengers movies, the Thanos ‘snap’ and its eventual undoing left the Earth minus its heroes for five years… It’s not quite that bad yet, but Marvel is certainly now heading into what amounts to a very real calendar year delay for its cinematic plans. In one of...
  • 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...
  • Up, Up and Away: CW’s ‘Supergirl’ to end in 2021…

    The CW, Warner Bros TV and Berlanti Productions have announced that Supergirl will wind up its six-year run with the next season  – due to be broadcast early in 2021.  There had been speculation this might be the case, increased by the facts that both COVID and star Melissa Benoist’s pregnancy had...
  • TV or not TV? The Emmys tune in to ‘WandaVision’…

    Many of the new wave of Marvel television shows are on hold because of the COVID pandemic – none of them currently having firm broadcast dates. The latest promotions for The Falcon and the Winter Soldier have now removed the originally intended ‘2020’ date, indicating it will most likely...
  • She-Hulk: Emerald is the new (Orphan) Black…

    In what could be considered something of a surprise… it appears that Tatiana Maslany has been cast in the lead-role of Marvel‘s upcoming television Disney+ bound series based around their She-Hulk character. The character was launched in 1980 as a simple female variant on the Hulk concept, Jennifer Walters being...
  • New trailer suggests ‘This is the way…’ to Mandalorian’s Season 2…

    The first season of The Mandalorian was a flagship show for the fledgling Disney+ platform late last year. It certainly got a lot of attention and though opinion was somewhat divided on its story, there was no denying the amount of time and money that had been spent on...