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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


Timothy Dalton to Portray “The Chief” in DC Universe Doom Patrol

The official DC website has updated with the announcement that Timothy Dalton will be portraying “The Chief” in Doom Patrol. For those who are not aware, Timothy Dalton is most famous for playing James Bond in Licence to Kill and The Living Daylights.  The official DC website also provided some background description for the character. According to the Chief’s Doom Patrol character description, Dr. Caulder is a pioneer in medical science, searching the world over for those on the edge of death in need of a miracle. Brilliant, but controversial, Dr. Caulder will stop at nothing to help those he believes areRead More


Alan Tudyk Cast As Mr. Nobody in Doom Patrol

Deadline has reported that Alan Tudyk has joined the cast of the upcoming Doom Patrol live-action series. He will be playing Eric Mordern aka Mr. Nobody.  For those who are not familiar with the character, Eric Mordern was first introduced in Doom Patrol#86 and was transformed into Mr. Nobody in Doom Patrol, Vol. 2, #26. Eric Mordern was exposed to unknown experiments by a team of ex-Nazis located in post-war Paraguay.  The experiments caused him to obtain the ability to emerge as a living shadow and steal the sanity of others. With his new found powers he becomes Mr. Nobody.Read More


Brendan Fraser Cast as Robotman in DC’s Doom Patrol

Dealine has reported that Brendan Fraser will be providing the over voice for Robotman in DC’s Doom Patrol. While he will be voicing the character, he will also be portraying Cliff Steele before he became Robotman. It has also been revealed that Riley Shanahan will be playing the physical appearance for the character. Fraser will join alongside the previously revealed cast members, which include: April Bowlby: Elasti-Woman Diane Guerrero: Crazy Jane Joivan Wade: Cyborg It was previously revealed that Jake Michaels will be portraying the character in DC’s Titans so it will be interesting to see how this will play out. DC’s Doom Patrol willRead 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


Doom Patrol TV Series Announced For DC Universe Streaming Service

DC Entertainment has recently announced that a new Doom Patrol TV series will be joining the lineup for their DC Universe streaming service. The series will be produced by Berlanti Productions with the help of Warner Bros. Television. The first season of the series is currently set to 13 episodes and is said to start production later this year with the series releasing on the service in 2019.  Greg Berlanti, Geoff Johns, Jeremy Carver, and Sarah Schechter will serve as executive producers on the project. DOOM PATROL is a re-imagining of one of DC’s most beloved group of outcast Super Heroes: Robotman, Negative Man, Elasti-GirlRead More


Black Lightning Ordered To Series

Here’s some television news, it was announced that Black Lightning has been ordered to series by the CW. I have to say I was a bit worried that they wouldn’t be picked up given the fact that DC is coming out with its own streaming series. So I originally thought it would be air on that series with Young Justice and Titans. Anyway, here’s what we know about the upcoming series starring Black Lightning. “Black Lightning” follows Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams), a former vigilante who hung up his suit years agoRead More