The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for January 25, 2018
Universal and Legendary Pictures have released the newest trailer for Pacific Rim Uprising, followup to filmmaker Guillermo del Toro’s 2013 blockbuster Pacific Rim. Watch it above.
We’ll get the new, official trailer for Deadpool 2 next month, according to Collider. February 14, to be exact. A clever nod to the release date of the first movie, and just in time to be shown in front of Marvel’s Black Panther, which opens the 16th.
A new Cat in the Hat movie is in the works from Warner Animation Group and Dr. Seuss Enterprises. New animated movies will be based on the stories of Theodor Seuss Geisel. aka Dr. Seuss. The first project out of the gate will be a fully animated version of Seuss’ classic “The Cat in the Hat”. Warners is already working with the Seuss estate, producing a “Green Eggs and Ham” series for Netflix.
Junkrat! Mercy! Zenyatta! ALL OF THEM!!! I’m way too addicted to both Funko Pops and to Overwatch..
Mashable claims a Harry Potter cruise is going to take place along the Thames River in England. The cruise ship will stop at various filming locations during the week-long journey. Passengers will also receive a behind-the-scenes tour of Warner Brothers Studio. The cruise costs $5,350 and includes meals and wine.
CBS is reviving Murphy Brown, the landmark sitcom starring Candice Bergen for its 30th anniversary. CBS has ordered 13 episodes which will include Bergen reprising her role as a single working mother. The network noted there’s no shortage of material for the show, which was set in the offices of a cable news channel.
John Malkovich will guest-star in Season 3 of Showtime’s Billions. He will play the Russian billionaire Grigor Andolov. This will be a reunion for Malkovich with Billions co-creators David Levien and Brian Koppelman, who he worked with on Rounders and Knockaround Guys. The third season, starring Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis, will premiere March 25th at 10 p.m.
Meryl Streep is joining the cast of the HBO show ”Big Little Lies”. She is going to play Alexander Skarsgard’s mother. Streep will travel to Monterrey searching for answers about her son’s death.