The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for February 20, 2018
The trailers for Marvel’s Jessica Jones season 2 have kept it intentionally vague about what the exact nature of the storyline is, or who the villains are, but there have been hints and teases pointing to a mystery into Jessica’s own past and origin story – including the mystery of how she got her fantastical powers.
POSSIBLE WALKING DEAD SPOILERS??
Lauren Cohan, who plays Maggie on The Walking Dead, has been cast in the ABC pilot Whiskey Cavalier. She will play a CIA operative who teams with an FBI agent named Whiskey Cavalier. The show will follow their friendship, romance and office politics. Cohan has not been able to negotiate a new contract with AMC. Will we see Maggie perish before the end of the current season?!?
Marvel’s Moon Girl And Devil Dinosaur is in development at Disney Channel from Laurence Fishburne. The veteran actor exec produces grown-ish and black-ish. Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur follows the adventures of nine-year-old super-genius Lunella Lafayette, an African-American girl who is an inhuman. She teams up with her crimson-colored dinosaur and uses her smarts to save the day. Right now, it is unknown which Disney property the series would fall at: Disney Channel, Disney XD or Disney Junior.
Variety magazine claims Jessica Chastain is in talks to play an adult Beverly Marsh in the upcoming sequel to the horror film IT. She tells The Wrap: “I’d kick any clown’s ass.”
A Thor: Ragnarok deleted scene features Yondu?!? But it might not have truly been “cut.” Before you click that link, click the video above to see some deleted scenes from the popular Marvel movie.
Could you be incentivized to commit murder? In the upcoming Netflix special the “winner” of The Push decides to not commit murder … which … good job? British psychological illusionist Derren Brown is out to test the moral limits of contestants (and society at large?) as actors attempt to pressure them into helping them commit and cover-up a homicide. The special starts streaming February 27th. You in?