Beloved comedian Norm MacDonald passed away this week, Anthony Mackie is starring in Twisted Metal, Hayley Atwell is voicing Lara Croft for the Netflix Tomb Raider anime, a secret Eraser reboot was filmed and is coming out next year, The Lost Boys and Flight of the Navigator reboots are moving forward and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Everyone’s favorite Star Wars duo is back at the end of October for Season 2 of The Mandalorian arrives on Disney+ and Mando and Baby Yoda aka The Child set out on their quest to find out The Child’s species and return him to his own kind, encountering new and old threats at every turn.
Things look even crazier and more brutal when Season 2 of The Boys arrives in September on Prime Video as The Boys are the most wanted fugitives in the world, super-terrorists threaten the country, and a new member of The Seven, Stormfront, arrives on the scene with plans of her own.
Four Vietnam vets return to Vietnam as older men to try and find the body of their lost squad leader and a cache of gold they found and hid during the war in the new Spike Lee joint, Da 5 Bloods, which hits Netflix in June.
Pedro Pascal stars as The Mandalorian, a bounty hunter working during the time between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens in the Star Wars universe in one of the marquee original series coming to Disney+.