The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for August 31, 2018
Springfield is one of the cities seeing our Party City turn into a Party City/Toy City combo! The video above has a quick walk-through of a location elsewhere, but us collectors can look forward to a similar set-up in ours sooner than later. For even more, click here.
Game of Thrones exec producer Frank Doelger is set to adapt the environmental sci-fi thriller novel The Swarm in a TV drama under his production company Intaglio Films. The Swarm is an environmental thriller in which unnatural behavior in marine animals begins to create upheaval around the globe. Production will begin in 2019.
Another teaser for FX’s American Horror Story. Just as weird as ever.
Emmy Rossum is leaving Shameless after nine-seasons. The actress announced the news yesterday on Facebook in a long post saying the cast has become a family over the past eight-years and that playing Fiona “has been a gift.” The Showtime hit will continue and her character will be written off the show. Season 9 of Shameless premieres on Showtime Sunday, September 9th at 9 p.m. ET.
Another new snippet of deleted footage from Justice League has surfaced online, but this time the material comes from Joss Whedon’s reshoots, not from the vault of Zack Snyder. And no, that’s not on your end; there’s no audio.
Marvel multi-tasking producers Joe and Anthony Russo are jumping from superheroes to a hostage extraction drama starring Chris Hemsworth. Dubbed Dhaka, the feature will be shot in India and Thailand and will land on Netflix. Sam Hargravewill direct. Joe Russo wrote the script.
Venom director Ruben Fleischer isn’t saying whether or not Spider-Man is swinging into his famous foe’s first solo movie. “I honestly don’t know what I’m allowed to say,” he told the LA Times. “I mean, I know the answer — I’ve seen the movie. But I don’t want to get in trouble for saying something I’m not supposed to.” Do YOU think we’ll see Spider-Man in Venom?
DC Comics will launch its streaming service on September 15th. It will launch on iOS, Android, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Android TV, plus web browsers. Its first original show, Titans, will bow October 12th. DC is also toiling away on Swamp Thing and Doom patrol projects with Warner Bros. TV.
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