The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for Sept 28, 2018
“Francis is dead.” Claire Underwood (Robin Wright) is getting real about the death of Frank Underwood (Kevin Spacey) and the future of a certain type of bad man in general. “The reign of the middle-aged white man is over,” Claire says. She continued: “Here’s the thing: Whatever Francis told you the last five years, don’t believe a word of it.” House of Cards bows November 2nd.
Jeopardy! featured a”Video Games” category and none of the ‘questions’ had been attempted. Turns out, they were clueless about video games. The players struggled to get the right answers. For the last two clues, the players all decided not to even try answering… which was a good idea.
Paramount Pictures have released the first official image of Taron Edgerton (Kingsman, Robin Hood) in the role of Elton John from the studio’s forthcoming musical, Rocketman. Paramount also announced that the film’s trailer will drop at 12:01 a.m. PST on Monday, October 1. Rocketman is expected in theaters in May 2019.
Bruce Dern will replace Burt Reynolds in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood following the legendary actor’s death. Dern will play George Spahn who is the real-life rancher who owned the ranch where Charles Manson and his followers lived in the late 1960. Reynolds was preparing for a role in the movie and attended a table read in June with stars Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Margot Robbie and Kurt Russell. He died earlier this month before he began filming on the project.
Sony Pictures UK has released the first official trailer for Slaughterhouse Rulez, the upcoming horror movie from the comic duo of Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, the brilliant minds behind Shaun of the Dead (among others).
My Sister-In-Law’s cousin’s husband, Tim, is one creative son of a.. Watch him work in the video above and create “Bad Days Green Lantern“.
This is my favorite Avengers Infinity War / Avengers 4 theory yet. This Reddit user might have put together all of the pieces.
Finally, our first look at our favorite actor as our favorite children’s TV host. In the still-untitled Mr. Rogers film, Tom Hanks will portray the kindly host of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, for a timely story of kindness triumphing over cynicism, based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod. Check out our first image below.