Invincible gets two more seasons on Amazon, the new Masters of the Universe movie loses its He-Man, Guy Gardener cast for the HBO Max Green Lantern series, the Borderlands movie adds a ton of supporting characters, a new Monsterverse movie may be in development, George A Romero’s final zombie film may get made and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Paramount shifts around a number of theatrical release dates, a ridiculously expensive Optimus Prime is coming from Hasbro, Sony and Netflix sign a massive exclusivity deal, Ancient Aliens is getting a movie adaptation, rapper DMX dies, and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Steven Spielberg and The Duffer Brothers are bringing Stephen King’s The Talisman to Netflix, Borderlands adds another cast member, Comic-Con 2021 will be virtual again, The Simpsons and Superman & Lois renewed for new seasons, Silent Night, Deadly Night is getting a reboot, future Lionsgate theatrical movies will be exclusively on Starz and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Joel and Ellie are cast for HBO’s The Last of Us series, Jamie Lee Curtis and Jack Black join the Borderlands movie, Disney shuts down Blue Sky Studios, The CW orders a pilot for the live-action Powerpuff Girls series, New Line is rebooting The Wizard of Oz, Adam Wingard is directing a Face/Off sequel and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Netflix’s adaptation of Sandman finds its cast, Kevin Hart joins the Borderlands movie, Tomb Raider and King Kong are getting Netflix anime shows, Robert Rodriguez is rebooting Spy Kids, Cloverfield is getting a direct sequel, and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Nicolas Cage is playing Joe Exotic, Robocop coming to Mortal Kombat 11, Cate Blanchett in talks to star in the Borderlands movie, National Treasure is getting a Disney+ series, Boba Fett is coming to The Mandalorian and more in this week’s return of the News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe discuss the ridiculous cast assembled for Masters of the Universe: Revelation, Birds of Prey, an Eli Roth Borderlands movie, the return of Tiger Electronics handhelds, the full trailers for Westworld Season 3 and more.