Darkwing Duck is getting a new Disney+ show, Lilo & Stitch is getting a live-action remake from the director of Crazy Rich Asians, Mads Mikkelsen is in talks to replace Johnny Depp in the Fantastic Beasts series, Short Circuit is getting a remake, Arnold is coming to Netflix and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Everything Actioncast Ep 509 “The Scorpion King, Alex Trebek, Undisputed, Fantastic Beasts and More”
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris talk about The Rock rebooting The Scorpion King, pay their respects to Alex Trebek, the Fantastic Beasts drama, Undisputed, The Blob, Orlando Bloom’s deceptive looking Retaliation, new Speed inspired action movies, and more.
Based on true events and produced by Joe and Anthony Russo, Mosul arrives on Netflix at the end of November and follows an Iraqi SWAT team that battles ISIS in the titular Iraqi city during ISIS’s occupation.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris talk about Assassin’s Creed coming to Netflix, the return of Tiny Toons, Oscar Isaac cast as Moon Knight, The Happytime Murders, Pride & Prejudice & Zombies, Borat Subsequent Movie Film, Bill & Ted Face the Music and more.
George Clooney stars and directs the sci-fi, post-apocalyptic Netflix movie The Midnight Sky as a scientist in the Arctic who is desperately trying to contact the crew of a space mission who are unaware of the apocalyptic climate shift that has occured on Earth since they left.
Quibi is officially dead, the first look at Tom Holland as Nathan Drake, Smokey and the Bandit is getting a TV reboot, Tim Burton is producing a new live-action Addams Family series, Willow is officially coming back on Disney+ and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Netflix puts a new spin on World War II with the rotoscoped animation of The Liberator, which follows the men of the 45th Infantry Division aka The Thunderbirds, as they battled from Sicily to deep into Nazi occupied Europe.