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.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris talk about the death of Quibi, the first official look at the Uncharted movie, a new live-action Addams Family series from Tim Burton, the second batch of six episodes from Unsolved Mysteries, Hocus Pocus, the WNUF Halloween Special and more.
Dumbo took the top spot at the box office but it was below both Disney’s estimates and industry estimates while Captain Marvel is closing in on $1 billion worldwide and Us had a typical horror movie drop from last weekend but remains strong.
Another Disney animated classic is getting a live action reboot as Dumbo arrives in March of next year with Tim Burton behind the camera.
Neil Patrick Harris stars as the devious Count Olaf, who is plotting to steal an inherited fortune from the orphaned Baudelaire kids in Netflix’s upcoming adaptation of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe get excited for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Red Dead Redemption 2, the stupid mutant power of “probability manipulation”, Shin Godzilla, the original The Fly, Assassin’s Creed, Toxic Avenger and much more.