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Luke Wilson Joins DC Universe “Stargirl” Cast

Deadline has reported that Luke Wilson will be joining the cast of the DC Universe exclusive Stargirl series. Wilson will be portraying Pat Dugan who is the pilot of S.T.R.I.P.E.  For those who are not aware, Patrick “Pat” Dugan was created by Jerry Siegal and Hal Sherman. The character was first introduced in Action Comics #40, which was released in September 1941. The confirmed cast so far includes: Brec Bassinger: Stargirl Joel McHale: Starman (Sylvester Pemberton) Lou Ferrigno Jr.: Hourman (Rex Tyler) Brian Stapf: Wildcat (Ted Grant) Luke Wilson: Pat Dugan/  S.T.R.I.P.E.  Anjelika Washington: TBA Henry Thomas: Dr. Mid-Nite (Dr.Read More


Leonardo Nam Joins DC Universe’s Swamp Thing Cast

Deadline has reported that Leonardo Nam will be joining the cast of the DC Universe Swamp Thing series. Nam will be portraying  Harlan Edwards, who will be a recurring role in the series. Deadline provided a short description of the series. Written by Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, Swamp Thing follows Abby Arcane (Reed) as she investigates what seems to be a deadly swamp-born virus in a small town in Louisiana but soon discovers that the swamp holds mystical and terrifying secrets. When unexplainable and chilling horrors emerge from the murky marsh, no one is safe. NamRead More


Tigress, Sportsmaster, and Dragon King Join DC Universe “Stargirl”

Deadline has reported that Tigress, Sportsmaster, and Dragon King will be joining the villain roster of the DC Universe exclusive Stargirl live-action series. The trio are apart of the Injustice Society, who are group of master criminals, which debuted in All Star Comics #37. The team also served as the evil counterpart to the Justice Society of America.  Joy Osmanski will be portraying Paula Brooks, aka the second Tigress. Paula Brooks was created by Mort Meskin and debuted in the comics with Sensation Comics #68, which was released in August 1947.  Neil Hopkins will be playing Lawrence “Crusher” Crock, who is also known as the Sportsmaster. Crock was created byRead More


Henry Thomas Joins DC Universe Stargirl Cast as Doctor Mid-Nite

Entertainment Weekly has reported that Henry Thomas will be joining the cast of the DC Universe exclusive series, “Stargirl,” as Dr. Mid-Nite. For those who are not aware, Dr. Mid-Nite is another founding member of the Justice Society of America. The original Dr. Mid-Nite was created by Charles Reizenstein and Stanley Josephs Aschmeier in 1941. Brec Bassinger: Stargirl Joel McHale: Starman (Sylvester Pemberton) Lou Ferrigno Jr.: Hourman (Rex Tyler) Brian Stapf: Wildcat (Ted Grant) Anjelika Washington: TBA Henry Thomas: Dr. Mid-Nite (Dr. Charles McNider) Dr. Charles McNider was was a surgeon who was set to work on a patient to removeRead More


Lou Ferrigno Jr. Joins DC Universe Cast as Hourman

TVline has reported that Lou Ferrigno Jr. will be playing Rex Tyler aka Hourman in the upcoming DC Universe Stargirl series. For those who are not aware, Rex Tyler was one of the founding members of the Justice Society of America. Rex Tyler made his debut appearance in Adventure Comics #48, which was released in March 1940. The original Hourman was created by Ken Fitch and Bernard Baily. This isn’t the first time the character was seen in a live-action DC production as the character recently appeared as a guest role in DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, who was portrayed by Patrick J. Adams. No other detailsRead More


Joel McHale Joins DC Universe Stargirl Cast as Starman

Variety has reported that Joel McHale will be joining the cast of the upcoming DC Universe exclusive Stargirl series as Sylvester Pemberton, who is also known as Starman. The character is stated to be depicted as the “Golden Age Starman” and he have a reoccurring role in the series. For those who are not aware, Sylvester Pemberton made his debut appearance in Action Comics #40, which was released in September 1941. The character was created by Jerry Siegel and Hal Sherman. The character also had various aliases throughout his career such as Star-Spangled Kid and Skyman. Variety provided a short descriptionRead More


First Look at Donna Troy in DC Universe’s Titans

Warner Bros. recently revealed a first look at Donna Troy in DC Universe’s Titans. For those who are not aware, Conor Leslie will be portraying Donna Troy aka Wonder Girl. She will debut in the eight episode of the series titled, “Donna Troy,” which will premiere on DC Universe on November 30.  Donna Troy first debuted in The Brave and the Bold vol. 1 #60, which was released in July 1965. The character was created by Bob Haney and Bruno Premiani. DC Universe provided an official description of the character. Whether she’s referred to as Wonder Girl, Troia, or Darkstar, the Titan knownRead More


Young Justice Outsiders Teaser Trailer Streamed

DC recently released a teaser for Young Justice Outsiders on their official Youtube channel. For those who are not aware, Young Justice Outsiders is the long awaited third season of Young Justice. The teaser trailer features a short look at Apokolips and also reveals the release date of the upcoming season. Young Justice Outsiders will launch on DC Universe on January 4, 2019. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. I am quite excited to see the release date for the upcoming season. So far I have been catching up with my rerun of the previous two seasonsRead More


Will Patton Joins DC Universe’s SWAMP THING Cast

The official DC Universe website has updated with the announcement that Will Patton is joining the cast of Swamp Thing as General Avery Sunderland. For those who are unaware, the character first made an appearance in Swamp Thing Volume 2 Issue #6, which was released in October, 1982. The official DC Universe website also provided an official description of the character. “As its most prominent businessman, Avery Sunderland serves as the de facto patriarch of his Louisiana hometown, always giving back to the community. His benevolent veneer, however, masks a ruthless determination to harness the power of theRead More


Anjelika Washington Joins DC Universe’s Stargirl Cast

The official DC Universe website has updated with the announcement that Anjelika Washington will be joining the cast for the upcoming DC Universe exclusive Stargirl series.  For those who are not aware, the series was first announced at San Diego Comic Con 2018. Earlier this year, it was revealed that Brec Bassinger will be playing Stargirl in the series. Currently her character is under wraps, however it is stated that she will be someone “familiar to DC Comics fans!” The official DC Universe website provided a description for the series. “Stargirl follows high school sophomore Courtney Whitmore as she inspires an unlikelyRead More


Kaley Cuoco To Voice Harley Quinn In DC Universe Series

Deadline has reported that Kaley Cuoco will be voicing Harley Quinn in the upcoming animated series that will be released exclusively on DC Universe. Warner Brothers also provided a trailer for the series, which features Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy. Other cast members for the Harley Quinn animated series include: Lake Bell Alan Tudyk Ron Funches J.B. Smoove Natalie Morales Jim Rash Diedrich Bader Tony Hale Chris Meloni Cuoco will also be working as an executive producer for the project through her company, Yes, Norman Productions. Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker, and Dean Lorey.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned forRead More


Brec Bassinger Cast as Stargirl in DC Universe Series

Several news outlets have reported that Brec Bassinger has been cast as Stargirl in the upcoming live-action Stargirl series, which will available exclusively on DC Universe. For those who are not aware the series was first announced at SDCC 2018. Geoff Johns, writer and executive producer for the series, had this to say about the project. “There is no other character in comic books more special to me than Stargirl, and after searching far and wide I can say there is no other actor on the planet that embodies her more than Brec Bassinger,” Johns said. “Brec’s warmth,Read More


Derek Mears to Portray in DC Universe Swamp Thing Series

Several news outlets have reported that Derek Mears is up to be portraying Swamp Thing in suit for the upcoming live-action series. For those who are not aware, Mears is most famous for starring as Jason Voorhees in the 2009 reboot of Friday the 13th. He has also portrayed the “classic” Predator in the 2010 Predators film and has previously worked in live-action comic adaptions in the past. Seeing as the series is set for a “Hard R” rating, it is quite fitting to cast an actor who has delved into the horror genre in the past. CurrentlyRead More


Len Wiseman to Direct DC Universe “Swamp Thing” Pilot

Deadline has reported that Len Wiseman will be working double shifts as the executive producer and director for the first episode of the live-action Swamp Thing series.  For those who have not been keeping up to date, the series is going to be a part of the live-action series line-up on the upcoming DC Universe streaming service. Other confirmed shows in the service’s live-action line-up include DC’S Titans, Doom Patrol, Harley Quinn, and Stargirl. The series will feature characters from the Swamp Thing comics created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. The Swamp Thing series will be produced by James Wan’s Atomic Monster in associationRead More


DC Universe Streaming Service Launch Trailer Streamed

The official DC Youtube channel has updated with the official launch trailer for the upcoming DC Universe streaming service. The trailer reveals some of the exclusive content that will be available on the service. As many fans expected, the service will include a library of comics, although currently it is unknown what extent the library will consist of at this time. Fans will also be able to watch their favorite movies and several new upcoming exclusive series that have been promoted throughout the last couple of months. As a surprise the serviceRead More