Dwayne Johnson is an FBI agent hunting down two of the most wanted criminals on the planet, played by Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot, in the biggest Netflix original movie yet, Red Notice, from Skyscraper and Central Intelligence director Rawson Marshall Thurber.
Issa Rae joins the Into The Spider-Verse sequel as Spider-Woman, HBO Max launches an ad-supported cheaper version, FX announces a bunch of premiere dates, an extended version of Super Mario Bros. The Movie is online, Donnie Yen joins John Wick Chapter 4 and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
The movie version of Disney’s iconic Jungle Cruise ride is finally setting sail this July in both theaters and on Disney+ Premier Access as Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt travel deep into the Amazon to try and find a legendary tree with healing properties that could change the world.
AT&T is selling off WarnerMedia and Amazon is looking to purchase MGM, CBS is moving a number of shows to Paramount+, new Superman and Batman animated series are coming to HBO Max and Cartoon Network, Injustice is getting a DC animated movie, Henry Cavill is in talks to star in the Highlander reboot and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Batman 89 and Superman 78 are getting comic-book sequels from DC, The Raid’s Gareth Evans signed an exclusive deal with Netflix, Wednesday Addams is getting a live-action TV series, Supergirl was cast for The Flash movie, Edgar Wright is directing a new adaptation of The Running Man 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 the classic Disney ride, Emily Blunt and The Rock head into the Amazon searching for the mystical Tree of Life, which is said to cure any illness, in this summer’s big Disney blockbuster, Jungle Cruise.