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.
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.
33 years after he first came to America looking for a wife, the newly crowned King Akeem returns to the US to find his long-lost son and the next heir to the Zamunda throne in next year’s long-awaited sequel, Coming 2 America.
Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg team up with The Walking Dead’s Robert Kirkman to bring his other big comic book, Invincible, to Prime Video with an animated series starring Steven Yuen and JK Simmons.
Borat returns to America 14 years after this first trip on a secret diplomatic mission to deliver his daughter to the Trump White House in the sequel to 2016’s Borat, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm.