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Chella Man Joins DC Universe “Titans” Cast as Jericho

The official DC Universe website has updated with the announcement that Chella Man is joining the cast of Titans as Joseph William Wilson aka Jericho. This isn’t much of a surprise as it recently reported that his father, Slade Wilson aka Deathstroke, will be portrayed by Esai Morales in the upcoming second season as well. For those who are not aware, Jericho was originally a member of the Teen Titans during The New Teen Titans period. The original incarnation of the character was created by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez.Read More


Destin Daniel Cretton to Direct Marvel’s ‘Shang-Chi’

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Destin Daniel Cretton is set to direct Marvel Studios’ Shang-Chi. Cretton is best known for his 2013 film, Short Term 12, and 2017’s The Glass Castle.  For those who are not aware, the character is a Martial Artist of an Asian-American descent. He was created by Steve Engleheart and Jim Starlin. The character made his debut in Special Marvel Edition #15, which was released in December, 1973. He later rebelled against his father when he became a hero. The character recently appeared as a member of the Avengers during the Marvel Now! event in 2012. As reportedRead More


Esai Morales Joins DC Universe “Titans” Cast as Deathstroke

Deadline has reported that Esai Morales will be joining the cast of Titans as Deathstrokein the upcoming second season of the series. In the comics Slade Joseph Wilson aka Deathstroke is a well known assassin. He first debuted in The New Teen Titans #2, which was released in December 1980. He later received his own standalone comic series under the name he was known originally,  “Deathstroke the Terminator.” Over the years he has appeared in various other media such as the Teen Titans animated series, however due to the violent nature of his name in the comics heRead More


Disney’s Aladdin 2019 Trailer #2 Streamed

Walt Disney recently released a new trailer for the upcoming live-action Aladdin film. The recent trailer features a look at several new scenes including Aladdin’s journey through the marketplace and some more scenes involving the Genie. The trailer also features a short preview of the new rendition of “A Whole New World.” Disney’s Aladdin will premiere in theaters on May 24, 2019.


Ernie Hudson to Guest Star on CW Arrow

Yesterday, Deadline reported that Ernie Hudson will be guest starring on Arrow as a “Four Star General of the DIA (Defense Intelligence Agency).” According  to the character description provided by Deadline, he will be playing someone in Diggle’s past who will need to work with Team Arrow in hindsight of Diggle’s unresolved conflicts with him. He will be appearing in episode 719 (Season 7, Episode 19) of Arrow titled, “Spartan.” Fans of the original Ghostbusters films should recognize Ernie Hudson as he portrayed Winston Zeddemore in both the first and second films. He also had a cameo appearance inRead More


“The Suicide Squad” Sequel Roster Revealed

Collider has recently revealed new details about the team that will be featured in The Suicide Squad sequel. For those who are not aware, it was reported earlier that Idris Elba will be portraying Floyd Lawton aka Deadshot in the upcoming sequel. The other confirmed team members so far include: Ratcatcher, aka Otis Flannegan, is a man in the DC comics, though Collider has learned that the character will be gender-swapped and played by a woman in The Suicide Squad. Ratcatcher is is a super-criminal and one of Batman’s many enemies. She started out asRead More


Idris Elba to Portray Deadshot in ‘Suicide Squad’ Sequel

Variety has reported that Idris Elba will be replacing Will Smith as Floyd Lawton aka Deadshot in the upcoming “Suicide Squad” sequel. According to Variety, Will Smith left the project due to scheduling conflicts. The production of the film is set to start this September.  As reported earlier it was revealed that James Gun will be writing the sequel to the 2016 Suicide Squad film. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. This is pretty interesting to hear since it would have been pretty easy to retire Deadshot for the upcoming sequel. With IdrisRead More


Arrow Season 8 Confirmed As Final Season

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that the Arrow will be ending its long run on the CW with season 8. The final season will be apart of the channel’s 2019-2020 broadcast calendar and will consist of a lonely 10 episodes.  This comes from CW president, Mark Pedowitz, who is ready to open the slot for “possible second phase of DC Comics-inspired series on the network. “ Mark had this to say about the decision. “Things will age and we want to get the next generation of shows to keep The CW DC universe going forRead More


Brian K. Vaughan To Pen ‘Gundam’ Live-Action Adaptation

Deadline has reported that Brian K. Vaughan is set to write the screenplay for the live-action Gundam film adaptation. Vaughan is best known for his works on several comic projects such as Y: The Last Man, Ex Machina, and Runaways, just to name a few. He will also be serving as an executive producer on the film. For those who are not aware, the live-action Gundam film adaptation was first announced at Anime Expo 2018. The project will be produced by Sunrise with the help of Legendary Pictures.  No other details are confirmed about the project at this time soRead More


Shazam Extended Trailer #2 Streamed

Warner Bros. recently released a new trailer for Shazam. The latest trailer features another look at the film’s setting. Some of the highlights include a deeper look at the battle between Shazam and Sivanno and a few more scenes involving Billy Batson getting used to his powers as Shazam. Shazam will premiered in theaters on April 5, 2019.


Official Images: Masters of the Universe Collector’s Choice William Stout Collection

Super7 updated their official website with an official pre-order page for the Masters of the Universe Collector’s Choice William Stout Collection. For those who are not aware the figures are loosely based on the character’s likeness in the 1987 Masters of the Universe live-action film. While neither Mattel nor Super7 were able to secure the rights to the market the full likeness of the characters in the film it has been confirmed that Super7 was able to make figures based on William Stout’s concept designs for the film. The set of all four figuresRead More


Disney Parks Exclusive Star Wars The Black Series First Order 4-Pack Revealed

Earlier today Hasbro revealed a look at a new upcoming exclusive to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, which is a Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch First Order four pack.  For those who are not aware, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge is the upcoming Star Wars based attraction to Disney Parks. Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge is set to open at the Disneyland Resort in Summer, 2019, and in Fall 2019, at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. While the official page on Hasbro’s website has been since removed, Toyark provided a mirror for the information. The setRead More


Hellboy – Official Trailer #2 Streamed

Lionsgate recently released a new trailer for the upcoming Hellboy reboot film. For those who are not aware, the film is set to draw inspiration from Darkness Calls, The Wild Hunt, and The Storm and the Fury. The latest trailer features a closer look at the film’s setting and showcases several of the characters. Based on the graphic novels by Mike Mignola, Hellboy, caught between the worlds of the supernatural and human, battles an ancient sorceress bent on revenge. Lionsgate and Millennium Films present, a Lawrence Gordon/Lloyd Levin production, in association with Dark Horse Entertainment, aRead More


Dark Phoenix Trailer #2 Streamed

20th Century Fox recently released a new trailer for Dark Phoenix. The latest trailer features a deeper look at the setting of the film. Some highlights include a look at the team’s outlook of the situation and features a preview of some of the potential repercussions of Jean Grey’s actions. In DARK PHOENIX, the X-MEN face their most formidable and powerful foe: one of their own, Jean Grey. During a rescue mission in space, Jean is nearly killed when she is hit by a mysterious cosmic force. Once she returns home, this forceRead More


Joshua Orpin Cast Joins DC Universe “Titans” Cast as Superboy

The official DC Universe website has updated with the announcement that Joshua Orpin will be joining the cast of Conner Kent/ Superboy in the upcoming second season of Titans. For those who have not seen the series, the character made a brief appearance in the post credit scene of the final episode of the first season. The official DC Universe website provided a description of Superboy. “Superboy, a.k.a. Conner Kent, is the angsty teenager of steel searching for purpose and the truth about his past. While looking for answers, he crashes into the world of theRead More