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.Read the full article: Punisher Spin-Off Officially Ordered at Netflix!
Saturday, 30 April 2016
Friday, 29 April 2016
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! 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 CroftRead the full article: Alicia Vikander is Lara Croft in the Tomb Raider Reboot!
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
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 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
Image: Penny Dreadful, Showtime; Person of Interest, CBS; Wayward Pines, Fox; Preacher, AMX; Mr.Read the full article: The Ultimate Guide to This Summer's Science Fiction and Fantasy TV
Tuesday, 19 April 2016
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.Read the full article: (Almost) Every SFF Adaptation Coming to Television and Movie Theaters!
Saturday, 16 April 2016
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.Read the full article: Batman: The Killing Joke Has Been Rated R!
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
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!Read the full article: The Doctor Strange Trailer is Here!
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’
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
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
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
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
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 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.Read the full article: Death Note Movie Shifts from Warner Bros. to Netflix
Saturday, 9 April 2016
It’s turning out to be a very good day for films everybody assumed would never happen! Tim Miller, best known for turning a foul-mouthed superhero into an R-rated blockbuster, said that the adaptation of Eric Powell’s unbelievably great comic may actually still be made, and it’s likely thanksRead the full article: Deadpool Director Promises The Goon Movie May Still Be Happening
Friday, 8 April 2016
Walt Disney Pictures and Lucasfilm revealed the first Rogue One trailer on “Good Morning America” today and you can now watch it using the player below! What do you think of the Rogue One trailer? Let us know in the comments!Read the full article: The First Rogue One Trailer is Here!
Back in January, we were puzzling over the description of Hulu’s new show, Citizen, which was touted as a “hero origin story” set in a “‘supernaturalized’ Los Angeles.” Now, we have a little bit more to go on, thanks to some very interesting casting news: musician Tom Waits.Read the full article: Tom Waits Joins Cast of Hulu's Mysterious Hero Origin Story, Citizen
Spring is here, and so are some great beach reads! What does April have in store? Two Terry Pratchett tributes. New books from C.J. Cherryh, Harry Turtledove and M.R. Carey. Wish-granting moonshine! New space opera! And much, much more.Read the full article: All the Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Can’t Afford to Miss in April