The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for May 31, 2018
The Penguin may be the villain of the next Batman movie. Director Matt Reeves is considering several options, but The Penguin is reportedly his favorite choice. The film is tentatively titled The Batman and will be released in 2019. Danny DeVito famously portrayed The Penguin in Batman Returns.
Angelina Jolie and David Oyelowo will star in the fantasy adventure Come Away, an imagined prequel to the classics Alice in Wonderland and Peter Pan. The movie imagines Peter and Alice as siblings before they went to Wonderland and Neverland. When their eldest brother dies in a tragic accident, they each try to save their parents, played by Jolie and Oyelowo, from their downward spirals of despair until finally they are forced to choose between home and imagination.
Entertainment Weekly claims ABC may do a Roseanne spin-off with some of the show’s biggest stars including John Goodman and Laurie Metcalf
New Movies Opening Tonight:
Action Point – – starring Johnny Knoxville / D.C. (Johnny Knoxville) owns ‘Action Point’, it’s considered the worlds most dangerous amusement park. The park is designed with lots of fun in mind, but falls short on safety. (Rated R)
Sarah Silverman is bringing her brand of comedy to Facebook. The Love You, America star will exec produce and narrate Please, Understand Me for Facebook’s Watch video platform. The show will offer a comedic spin on couples counseling. The five-part series will feature mismatched comedians who work through fake problems in front of a real therapist. Comedians expected to appear on the series include Ismael Loutfi, Natalie Palamides, Rory Scovel, Mo Collins and Punkie Johnson.
Creator Dan Fogelman says This Is Us has already filmed portions of the series finale. He shared the news at the FYC panel, which also featured Mandy Moore, Milo Ventimiglia, Chrissy Metz and other stars. “We have a story to tell and we want to do this the right way,” Fogelman said on the panel. This Is Us returns Tuesdays to NBC in the fall.
Watch the official teaser trailer for Fallout 76 from Bethesda Game Studios. The game is heavily rumored to be an online game. Further news expected at this year’s E3 event. https://beth.games/fallout76
Netflix is renewing The Rain for a second season. The show is the first Danish original series for the streaming giant. The show follows the aftermath of a brutal virus that has wiped out most of humanity.
Video of Netflix‘s The Punisher season 2 reveals iconic comic villain Jigsaw:
Video of @ThePunisher season 2 reveals iconic comic villain Jigsaw:
— Digital Spy (@digitalspy) May 30, 2018