Joel and Ellie are cast for HBO’s The Last of Us series, Jamie Lee Curtis and Jack Black join the Borderlands movie, Disney shuts down Blue Sky Studios, The CW orders a pilot for the live-action Powerpuff Girls series, New Line is rebooting The Wizard of Oz, Adam Wingard is directing a Face/Off sequel and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
After many release date changes and uncertainty about if it would get a theatrical release at all, Wonder Woman 1984 is finally out in whatever theaters are open plus HBO Max at home. Check out our review to see how we thought it stacked up against the first movie.
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.
In case you somehow missed it yesterday, here’s everything that DC/WB revealed during their day-long online fan fest, DC Fandome, including the first trailer for The Batman, a behind the scenes look at The Suicide Squad, a new Wonder Woman 1984 trailer, the new game from Rocksteady, Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League, and more.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris dive into the final trailer for The Rise of Skywalker, the first trailer for Bloodshot, the premiere of Watchmen on HBO, Zombieland: Double Tap, Hocus Pocus and much more.
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+.