News Shotgun 7/2/22
The Old Man and Magnum PI are returning for new seasons while Tom Swift was canceled, Cameron Diaz is coming out of retirement to co-star with Jamie Foxx for a new Netflix movie, James Bond won’t be back for a few years, Amazon adds cast members to their Mr. and Mrs. Smith and Fallout TV show and more in the News Shotgun.
Everything Actioncast Ep 585 “The Boys, Obi-Wan, Hocus Pocus, James Bond and More”
This week on the Everything Actioncast, Zach and Chris talk about the first trailer for Hocus Pocus 2, fast food tie-ins, the long wait for a new James Bond, the season (series?) finale of Obi-Wan, the Herogasm episode of The Boys, Westworld Season 4, Harley Quinn, the return of Cameron Diaz and more.
Everything Action Theater: Jackie Chan’s First Strike
Musical Montage: Tommy Shaw “Remo’s Theme (What If)”
One of the roles the late Fred Ward was known for was Remo Williams in 1985’s Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins, which Orion Pictures hoped would become a James Bond-style action series for them. However, the movie failed critically and commercially however and there were no other Remo Williams movies. Adding to the James Bond feel, Styx lead singer Tommy Shaw contributed a theme song, “Remo’s Theme (What If)”, with a music video set on the movie’s replica of the Statue of Liberty that was used in one of the main set pieces of the film.