The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for May 17, 2018
After Hart of Dixie alum Wilson Bethel was added to Season 3 of Netflix‘s Daredevil in what was called “a critical role,” a new report claims the actor will portray the mercenary villain Bullseye. That Hashtag Show reports Bethel’s character named “Steve,” who is an FBI agent, will in fact be the skilled marksman and assassin. The site goes on to speculate that Bethel’s Bullseye could be an adaptation of the character from writer Jason Aaron’s run on Punisher MAX.
When CBS’ The Big Bang Theory was revived for two seasons last year, and the cast signed on for new salary agreements, many believed the 12thseason (this coming season) would be the last. Not so. At CBS’ upfront breakfast, entertainment president Kelly Kahl said they were all in for many seasons to come. The show currently boasts the highest-paid quintuplet of actors on TV, which paychecks hovering around $1 million an episode.
The new trailer for Mission: Impossible—Fallout is packed with stunts, and also features a disrupted wedding. “There cannot be peace without first a great suffering. The greater the suffering, the greater the peace. The end you’ve always feared is coming. It’s coming,” Solomon (Sean Harris) cautions Ethan (Tom Cruise). “And the blood will be on your hands.” Paramount Pictures’ Mission: Impossible – Fallout hits theaters July 28, 2018.
NEW MOVIES Opening Tonight:
Deadpool 2 (Rated R) … STARRING: Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin … Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) forms a team of mutants called The X-Force in order to protect a young mutant, Russell, from the time-traveling soldier, Cable (Josh Brolin).
Book Club (Rated PG-13) … STARRING: Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, Mary Steenburgen, Craig T. Nelson, Andy Garcia, Don Johnson … It’s about a bunch of women whose lives are changed after reading ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’
My dude Billy Business from Screen Junkies breaking the internet with his theory above. Is Iron-Man / Tony Stark the real villain of the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
The Epix channel is developing a new origins series about Bruce Wayne’s butler, Alfred Pennyworth. The series will follow Alfred from his time as a special forces soldier, owner of a private security company, and butler to the Wayne family.
Slash has recorded a new theme song for the off-road racing video game MX vs ATV All Out. The track is called “Vanishing Point’.