Airing for one season, first in syndication and then finishing on TNT, Mortal Kombat Conquest was a prequel to the franchise that followed the original Kung Lao after he defeated Shang Tsung in Mortal Kombat and began to train a new group of warriors to be ready for the next tournament against Shao Khan’s forces.
Based on but a reboot of the 2013 Bong Joon Ho movie, TNT’s new series Snowpiercer is set 7 years into the journey of the titular train as the tension between the classes on-board grows, which becomes further strained when a string of murders is uncovered and former homicide detective and current tail section member Andre Layton is tasked with investigating.
Based on the movie of the same name, Daveed Diggs and Jennifer Connelly star in TBS’ upcoming take on Snowpiercer, as the remnants of humanity live in a giant train that is divided by class as the world outside is a frozen, unlivable wasteland.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe talk Iron Fist Season 2, grown-up Dora the Explorer, Tom Cruise as Hal Jordan, the various evil Bourne organizations, Infinity War, Happy Death Day, The Meg, MASK and more.
Hulu renews Future Man and Runaways and picks up a new horror anthology series from Blumhouse, Starz is moving forward with the John Wick TV series, Vin Diesel may kick off the Valiant Comics movie universe as Bloodshot, Kitty Pryde may be getting her own movie and more in this week’s News Shotgun.