James Wan is producing a Knight Rider movie, Ren and Stimpy are coming back to Comedy Central, Dwayne Johnson buys the XFL, Mulan is coming to Disney+ as a premium add-on, Stay Tuned and Mimic are getting turned into TV shows and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Created as basically an advertisement for the new Dodge Viper SR 1, Viper debuted on NBC in 1994 and followed a special task force in the fictional future city of Metro City, where Project Viper is created to help stop the evil crime syndicate The Outfit with a souped up, gadget filled muscle car.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe discuss bizarre trailer music choices, the death of the Tales from the Crypt reboot, Sin City, Blair Witch, Blank Check, Knight Rider, the end of Samurai Jack and more.
Our look at TV first episodes is back for the summer and we’re celebrating ridiculous vehicular action shows all month, kicking things off with the classic 80’s show Knight Rider, where The Hoff and a robotic car voiced by Mr. Feeny patrolled the backroads of America fighting for justice.
This week on the (slightly delayed) podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about the Guardians of the Galaxy, the possibly not so fantastic new Fantastic Four, the OKness of the new Robocop, Marvel Power Hour, the ridiculousness of Moonraker, Eric Jonrosh and much more.