Monday, 2 May 2016

Karl Urban: "Conversations Are Happening" About Dredd Sequel on Netflix


Ever since Dredd hit theaters back in 2012, the film has become a regular cult classic, with persistent rumors about a followup surfacing every couple of months. While our hopes were dashed last year, there are apparently new efforts to bring the character to a streaming service.
Read the full article: Karl Urban: "Conversations Are Happening" About Dredd Sequel on Netflix

5 Reasons to Watch Penny Dreadful


Showtime’s Brit-horror series Penny Dreadful returns on May 1st to the joy of faithful viewers not-nearly-everywhere.
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Saturday, 30 April 2016

Punisher Spin-Off Officially Ordered at Netflix!

Punisher spin-Off pfficially ordered at Netflix! Earlier this year, it was reported that Netflix was developing a Punisher spin-off, set to focus on Jon Bernthal’s gun-toting vigilante from Marvel’s Daredevil Season 2.
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Friday, 29 April 2016

The Wheel of Time Is Going to Be a TV Series After All


After last year’s fight over the TV rights to Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time, Jordan’s widow Harriet McDougal has said that the legal situation is sorted and a new adaptation is already on its way. Update: Wanted to share with you exciting news about The Wheel of Time.
Read the full article: The Wheel of Time Is Going to Be a TV Series After All

Alicia Vikander is Lara Croft in the Tomb Raider Reboot!

Alicia Vikander is Lara Croft in the Tomb Raider reboot! Despite previous reports pointing toward Star Wars: The Force Awakens‘ Daisy Ridley as a potential candidate, The Hollywood Reporter brings word that Academy Award winner Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl) has signed on to play Lara Croft
Read the full article: Alicia Vikander is Lara Croft in the Tomb Raider Reboot!

The Clarke Award Shortlist Includes Some Great Surprises


The UK’s Arthur C. Clarke Award just announced its six book finalists for 2016—and the result is a combination of books you might not expect, and books you probably haven’t read yet. These were chosen out of a pool of 113 books. Award director Tom Hunter said:
Read the full article: The Clarke Award Shortlist Includes Some Great Surprises

These 2016 Hugo Nominees are Legit — The B&N Sci-Fi and Fantasy Blog

The Hugo Awards controversy got ugly last year, but you didn’t read about it here: we’d rather talk about good books than the nastiness surrounding an award ostensibly intended to honor the best of them.
Read the full article: These 2016 Hugo Nominees are Legit — The B&N Sci-Fi and Fantasy Blog

SpaceX Is Sending a Red Dragon Spacecraft to Mars in 2018 [UPDATE]


SpaceX has been teasing potential Mars plans for a while now, but the company just announced a launch date—and it’s soon. They plan to launch to the surface of Mars in 2018. Especially intriguing is that the announcement refers to the spacecraft as the “Red Dragon.
Read the full article: SpaceX Is Sending a Red Dragon Spacecraft to Mars in 2018 [UPDATE]

Tuesday, 26 April 2016

Tuesday, 19 April 2016

(Almost) Every SFF Adaptation Coming to Television and Movie Theaters!

Thanks to Game of Thrones and Marvel’s Cinematic Universe, we’ve entered a golden age of sci-fi and fantasy properties being developed for film and television.
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Saturday, 16 April 2016

Batman: The Killing Joke Has Been Rated R!

It sounds like Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment‘s direct-to-video animated adaptation of Batman: The Killing Joke is not joking around. Warner Bros.
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Stephen King's The Mist Series Is Officially a Go at Spike TV


Variety reports that the network ordered a pilot in February but ended up greenlighting 10 hourlong episodes of the series even before the pilot was completed. (Must’ve been a hell of a pitch.
Read the full article: Stephen King's The Mist Series Is Officially a Go at Spike TV

Wednesday, 13 April 2016

The Doctor Strange Trailer is Here!

Straight from its premiere on ABC‘s Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the Doctor Strange trailer has officially arrived! You can watch the trailer in the player below, and underneath you’ll find the full new poster as well!
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Peyton Reed: Ant-Man and the Wasp Will Feature Things ‘Never Seen in a Movie Before’

Tonight, Marvel Studios held the world premiere of Captain America: Civil War and among those heroes that sided with the star-spangled man was Paul Rudd’s Scott Lang, aka Ant-Man.
Read the full article: Peyton Reed: Ant-Man and the Wasp Will Feature Things ‘Never Seen in a Movie Before’

It’s Official! Spider-Man Homecoming Arrives in 2017

Although Tom Holland, the Marvel cinematic universe’s new Spider-Man, hit the red carpet for today’s Captain America: Civil War premiere earlier tonight, it seems he immediately boarded a plane and flew to Las Vegas to surprise the crowd at CinemaCon 2016.
Read the full article: It’s Official! Spider-Man Homecoming Arrives in 2017

Ben Affleck Confirmed to Direct and Star in Stand-Alone Batman Movie

With Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice having earned $785.8 million worldwide so far, Warner Bros. Pictures is looking to extend its relationship with their new Batman, Ben Affleck.
Read the full article: Ben Affleck Confirmed to Direct and Star in Stand-Alone Batman Movie

Why The Marvel Movies May Never Cross Over With Their TV Shows


If you’ve only been watching the movie portion of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, you’ve been missing a lot. Over on ABC’s Agents of SHIELD, an army of mutants Inhumans has been unleashed upon the world. And, on Netflix, several new heroes are rising up in Hell’s Kitchen.
Read the full article: Why The Marvel Movies May Never Cross Over With Their TV Shows

Stephen Hawking and a Russian Billionaire Want to Build an Interstellar Starship


Last year, the search for extraterrestrial intelligence got a major boost when Russian billionaire Yuri Milner unveiled a $100 million effort to scan the skies for radio and light signals emitted by aliens.
Read the full article: Stephen Hawking and a Russian Billionaire Want to Build an Interstellar Starship

Monday, 11 April 2016

New Penny Dreadful Season Three Trailer

Showtime has released a haunting new trailer with new footage of its hit drama series Penny Dreadful, ahead of the much-anticipated third season premiere on Sunday, May 1 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on-air, on demand and over the internet.
Read the full article: New Penny Dreadful Season Three Trailer

Death Note Movie Shifts from Warner Bros. to Netflix

Death Note movie shifts from Warner Bros. to Netflix Variety is reporting that Netflix has taken the reigns on Adam Wingard’s live-action manga/anime adaptation Death Note after Warner Bros. recently put the project into turnaround.
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