HBO is bringing the Watchmen universe back for a new original series that imagines what that world would look like in 2019 in the wake of the events of the graphic novel.
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.
Tons of books out this week including more Age of Ultron, a new Wolverine, the finale of Before Watchmen: Ozymandias and comedian Paul Scheer’s comic writing debut with Aliens vs Parker.
DC comics announced that the long rumored sequel to Watchmen is actually going to be a series of seven prequel mini series, each spotlighting a different character by some great writers and artists.