The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for March 20, 2018
The stars of Netflix’s Stranger Things have landed big pay increases for the sci-fi drama’s upcoming third season. The child and adult stars of the series will all make six figures per episode for the coming season. Finn Wolfhard, Gaten Matarazzo, and Caleb McLaughlin, the show’s young male stars, are set to make more than $150,000 per episode. Millie Bobby Brown, considered the breakout from the first two seasons, is reportedly earning more than three boys. All four reportedly earned $30,000 per episode for the first two seasons. The two main adult stars, Winona Ryder and David Harbour, are now set to make more than $200,00 per episode.
Warner Bros. TV and The CW plan to bring Matt Ryan’s Constantine on board as a series regular if (or when) DC’s Legends of Tomorrow is renewed for a fourth season, according to ComicBook.com. The CW has not officially announced renewals for any of its shows, including seemingly-guaranteed renewals like The Flash and Riverdale, but are expected to announce them shortly.
It would see WWE Studio’s revived Leprechaun series is officially dead, as the rights have moved to SyFy. Above is the trailer for the non-Hornswoggle reboot, Leprechaun Returns, set for next March.
Indiana Jones 5 to begin filming next year April. Do we want another Indiana Jones film?
Fortnite iOS launched last week and players spent $1 million on in-app purchases within the first 72 hours. According to data from Sensor Tower, the game has raked in over $1.5 million worldwide so far, which is impressive, considering the release has been limited to invite-only on iOS.
Mark Hamill isn’t done with Luke Skywalker just yet. Check out what we didn’t see in his character’s training from The Empire Strikes Back in this footage from Star Wars: Forces of Destiny above.
Fans are getting their first glimpse of Renee Zellweger as Judy Garland in the new BBC-backed biopic Judy. The film will follow the story of Garland and her last concerts in 1968 London. Jessie Buckley (War And Peace), Finn Wittrock (American Horror Story), Michael Gambon (Harry Potter), Rufus Sewell (The Man In The High Castle) and Bella Ramsey (Game Of Thrones) also star.
The first look at Renée Zellweger as Judy Garland in Rupert Goold’s biopic ‘Judy.’ pic.twitter.com/OkXyaUrBnF
— The Film Stage