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.
Jamie Foxx, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Dominque Fishback team up to track down and stop the source of a drug hitting the streets of New Orleans that gives whoever takes it 5 minutes of superpowers, although the user doesn’t know what powers will manifest until they take the drug.
Amazon is heading back to the 80’s with the “lost” Romanian cop show Comrade Detective, that has been dubbed by American actors like Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and and Nick Offerman.
Trying to differentiate from the Broadway inspired movies of the 90’s, Disney Animation brought on Goo Goo Dolls frontman Johnny Rzeznik to create the them for their sci-fi action/adventure Treasure Planet in 2002.
Joseph Gordon Levitt stars as the controversial Edward Snowden as Oliver Stone directs a biopic following the former NSA contractor as he decides to steal and leak evidence of the massive scope of the agency’s surveillance.