The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for June 8, 2018
Claire Foy has the dragon tattoo now. Sony’s The Girl in the Spider’s Web has Foy (recently Queen Elizabeth in The Crown) taking on the role of Lisbeth Salander. Fede Álvarez is directing the film, based on the first book in the Stieg Larsson series not actually written by him. The Web unfurls in theaters November 9th.
According to Deadline, Incredibles 2 is currently pacing to become the biggest animated pre-seller in the history of Fandango. Are you excited for the next chapter in Disney Pixar family’s story?
Netflix announced the official lineup for season 10 of Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. After Seinfeld previously confirmed appearances from the late Jerry Lewis and Ellen DeGeneres, the streaming service revealed the remaining names: Dave Chappelle, Kate McKinnon, Hasan Minhaj, Dana Carvey, Neil Brennan, Tracy Morgan, Brian Regan, Zach Galifinakis, Alec Baldwin and John Mulaney. Season 10 of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee will be available to stream on Netflix on July 6.
Tab & Tony, from J.J. Adams and Zachary Quinto, is set to depict the secret romance between Tab Hunter and Anthony Perkins, a love affair that coincided with their rise to Hollywood stardom in the 1950s and 60s. The story will be based on Hunter’s personal account of his relationship with the Psycho star, who died in 1992.
Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond Jr. has revealed he auditioned for Stranger Things 2, the second season of the acclaimed Netflix horror series. Hammond Jr. said, “I did a taped audition for Stranger Things 2 and I got a callback, and I had to do that same audition — two scenes — in front of them.”
Scott Lang will be going up against a brand new enemy in Ant-Man and The Wasp, but he’ll also be attempting to deal with being under house arrest thanks to the events of Captain America: Civil War. Check out the latest clip from next month’s new Marvel release above.
The second season of Iron Fist is apparently coming to Netflix sometime this year, according to Marvel Televisioin head Jeph Loeb. Loeb, who took to Reddit Thursday to participate in an AMA (Ask Me Anything), seemingly confirmed Danny Rand’s sophomore outing would hit the airwaves in 2018 when responding to a fan’s question.