The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for December 21, 2017
Tired of superheroes yet? The gang at Valiant Comics hope not! Above is our first look at their biggest name, X-O Manowar. Dinesh Shamdasani, CEO and chief creative officer at Valiant Entertainment, tweeted out the first photo of Derek Theler (Baby Daddy) as the ever-popular character from the upcoming Ninjak Vs. the Valiant Universe, set to be released “soon”.
MGM/New Form dropped the trailer for its 10-episode digital series Stargate Origins, which is based on the sci-fi franchise. The show will premiere February 15th on MGM’s new digital platform Stargate Command. Mercedes Bryce Morgan (Virtual Morality) directs the series, which is set to explore a new chapter in Catherine Langford’s (Ellie Gall) early life. Check it out:
The producers of Star Trek: Discovery have given fans permission to be excited to see recognizable characters from the original Star Trek series popping up on their program. “I think what’s been great about this version of Star Trek and the way that we are telling through a serialized approach is we are taking our time to introduce people.” Co-Showrunner Gretchen J Berg revealed. “We are spending time with people when we introduce them. So, we will be bringing back other [canon characters].”
Rainn Wilson’s turn as classic Trek character Harry Mudd has received much praise from fans in the early run of the show. The 2nd half of the first season debuts in January.