Monday, November 23, 2020

'Baroness' Joins 'The Squad' ?

IDW Publishing's "G.I. Joe" #280, written by Larry Hama offers a new take on Hasbro's formerly sleek 'Baroness', in the latest cover illustration of the evil 'femme fatale', looking miserable, with a face that coincidentally looks like the US Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district:

Happy Thanksgiving

Sneak Peek director Chuck Jones' Looney Tunes cartoon short "Tom Turk and Daffy" (1944), plus classic holiday comic book covers, in celebration of 'Thanksgiving' as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year:

Sunday, November 22, 2020

"The Man Who Fell To Earth" on Paramount+

Streaming service CBS All Access, recently rebranded as 'Paramount +' continues to develop a live-action, dramatic TV series adapting StudioCanal's "The Man Who Fell To Earth", by author Walter Tevis and director Nicolas Roeg's 1976 feature (that starred David Bowie), to be co-produced by CBS Television Studios and Tandem Productions:

"The Crown" - Vanessa Kirby Gets "Bazaar"

Take a look at new images of actress Vanessa Kirby ("The Crown") posing for the December 2020/January 2021 issue of "Harper's Bazaar" (UK) magazine, photographed by Scott Trindle:

"WandaVision" - Not As It Seems

"WandaVision" the $150 million budgeted, 6-episode, live-action TV miniseries based on Marvel Comics characters 'Scarlet Witch' and 'Vision', stars Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany, streaming January 15, 2021 on Disney+, as the first TV series in 'Phase Four' of the 'Marvel Cinematic Universe':

Saturday, November 21, 2020

"Black Lightning" Shocked By Cancelation

The live-action DC Comics adaptation Black Lightning", filmed in Atlanta, Georgia, has been canceled by The CW and will end with Season Four in 2021:

"DMZ" on HBO Max

HBO Max has ordered the futuristic live-action, four-part series "DMZ" from Roberto Patino, Ava DuVernay and Warner Bros. Television, starring Rosario Dawson and Benjamin Bratt based on the DC Comics' 'Vertigo' imprint title:

'Lara Croft' - Home For The Holidays

Take a look at 'Lara Croft' "Tomb Raider" actress Alicia Vikander posing for the new Louis Vuitton campaign "Journey Home for the Holidays", including monogram luggage, silver handbags, jewellery from the 'LV Volt' collection and a whole lot more:

Friday, November 20, 2020

"The Last Of Us" on HBO Max

 HBO has given a series order to a live-action episodic TV series adaptation of the 2013 action-adventure survival horror game "The Last of Us", in a co-production between game creator Neil Druckmann and Sony Pictures Television in association with PlayStation Productions, Word Games and Naughty Dog:

"L.A.'s Finest" - Partner Up

In a world where California's Los Angeles police department is being 'defunded' by multimillionaires, indifferent to the rioting and looting of businesses, homes and people in poverty-stricken districts, Sony Pictures "L.A.'s Finest", a crime-fighting cop, TV series spin-off from Jerry Bruckheimer's "Bad Boys" movie franchise, starring Gabrielle Union and Jessica Alba, will not be picked up again by Spectrum TV after two seasons, despite an outcry from fans of the series:

Disney Stalking "Predator"

According to reports, Disney-owned 20th Century Studios has attached Dan Trachtenberg to direct the fifth installment in the "Predator" horror film series, focusing on a technologically-advanced alien who stalks and hunts other species as sport, set during the US Old West before the arrival of colonial settlers, with an 'all native' cast, to be produced by John Davis:

"Batwoman" - Time To Be Powerful

From VancouverFilm.Net, take a look at new teaser footage of actress Javicia Leslie as 'Ryan Wilder', the Season Two "Batwoman", currently shooting in downtown Vancouver for a January 17, 2021 premiere on The CW: