An animated Batman/TMNT movie is on the way, The Goldbergs is doing a Highlander episode, Nickelodeon is getting a Star Trek animated series and new versions of All That and Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Hulu is getting a bunch of Marvel animated shows, the ridiculously stacked Dune gets a release date and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Breaking Bad is getting a sequel movie, the Deadwood movie has started shooting, Rogue One’s Cassian Andor is getting a series on Disney+ streaming, the Swamp Thing series makes some major casting, Shrek is getting rebooted and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe try out a new News format and dive into a Breaking Bad sequel movie, Jeremy Irons’ character in the Watchmen HBO show, a Star Wars prequel prequel show, a Johnny Quest movie,The Purge TV show, Happy!, Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit and more.
At Alfred’s insistence, Lego Batman decides to take some more responsibility in his life, starting by actually acknowledging the orphan he adopted, who becomes Robin and helps Batman take down The Joker, whose latest plan threatens Lego Gotham City.
After stealing the show in The Lego Movie, Will Arnett’s Lego Batman is back next year for the spin-off, The Lego Batman Movie, where Lego Joker (Zach Galafinakis) unleashes his latest nefarious plot against Gotham.