The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for November 2, 2017
Above is the announced voice cast for Disney’s upcoming live-action (& CGI) remake of The Lion King. That’s a helluva cast right there!
Should the Bad Boys TV spinoff (starring Gabrielle Union) make it to series, expect to see it broadcast on NBC. The Peacock outbid many various networks for the rights to the pilot, set to be written by writers of The Blacklist.
Tyrese Gibson is threatening to quit the Fast & Furious franchise if Dwayne Johnson, who he calls a “clown” and a “selfish champ” is in the upcoming ninth film. He posted his thoughts on Instagram. Johnson and Gibson have been feuding for weeks over the movie’s delayed release date. Last month, Universal Pictures announced a standalone spinoff starring The Rock, which will hit theaters in 2019, kicking Fast & Furious 9 to 2020.
Fox is developing a reboot of 24.. again. This go-round, the show will follow a female prosecutor as she tries to save a man on Death Row.
Lastly, the first trailer for I, Tonya has dropped. In it, fans can see Tonya Harding (Margot Robbie) transform from a young figure skater in tough personal circumstances to one of the best in the world. I,Tonya hits theaters December 8th.