Saturday, January 16, 2021

Colin Firth: "Zombie Brother"

Producers STXfilms and Tencent Pictures have cast Oscar winner Colin Firth ("Kingsman") to star in a live-action 'comedy' adaptation of anime comics title "Zombie Brother", to be directed by Todd Strauss-Schulson:

"Micronauts" - Enter 'Marionette'

Paramount and Hasbro continue developing a "Micronauts" feature film, based on the miniature toy action figures and subsequent Marvel Comics title including characters 'Marionette' and 'Acroyear':

"Green Lantern: Emerald Warrior"

DC Comics' "The Green Lantern: Season Two" #1, in support of the upcoming live-action "Green Lantern" TV series, is written by Grant Morrison and illustrated by Liam Sharp, with covers by Sharp and Gerald Parel:

Marvel Studios' "Agents of Atlas"

According to reports, the Marvel Studios feature "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings", will lead into the live-action debut of the 1950's comic book superhero team "Agents of Atlas", including ''Sub-Mariner', 'Namora' and 'Venus':

Marvel's "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings"

Marvel Studios' supernatural martial arts feature "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings",  introduces Marvel Comics' 'Fin Fang Foom', an extraterrestrial creature resembling a dragon, debuting in Marvel Comics' "Strange Tales" #89 (1961):

"Justice League: Knightmare Batman"

Zack Snyder's upcoming "Justice League: Director's Cut", reportedly includes an expansion of the visceral 'Knightmare Batman' sequence introduced in "Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice":

"ROM: Spaceknight"

Screenwriter Zak Penn ("Ready Player One") continues developing an adaptation of the Hasbro (Parker Bros) toy and subsequent Marvel Comics/IDW series "ROM: Spaceknight", for Allspark Pictures and Paramount:

The Vampires of "Legacies"

"Legacies", the fantasy drama TV series spin-off of "The Originals", starring Danielle Rose Russell, premieres Season Three, January 21, 2021 on The CW:

"Godzilla vs Kong" on HBO Max

Last seen brawling in 1963, Toho's monsters return in the $200 million budgeted feature "Godzilla vs. Kong", directed by Adam Wingard as a sequel to "Godzilla: King of the Monsters" and "Kong: Skull Island", starring Alexander Skarsgård, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Hall, Brian Tyree Henry, Shun Oguri, Eiza González, Jessica Henwick, Julian Dennison, Kyle Chandler and Demián Bichir, releasing simultaneously in theaters and streaming for a month beginning March 26, 2021 on HBO Max:

Friday, January 15, 2021

Keira Knightley: Porter Edit"

Actress Keira Knightley poses for "Porter Edit" magazine, wearing Valentino, Simone Rocha and a whole lot more, photographed by Vanina Sorrenti:

"The Old Guard" on Netflix

While fans wait for Netflix to greenlight a sequel to the comic book movie "The Old Guard", starring Charlize Theron ("Mad Max: Fury Road") as the thousand-year old immortal warrior 'Andromache of Scythia', the ending of the film sets up the next chapter according to director Gina Prince-Bythewood, who has confirmed a trilogy: