Saturday, October 19, 2019

Marvel's Mutant Strain

Now that Marvel Studios have regained screen rights to "X-Men", take a look at variant comic book covers showcasing Marvel's huge family of 378 'mutant' characters, as illustrated by Mark Bagley, to be published in six upcoming "Dawn of X" titles, including "Dawn of X-X-Men", "Marauders", "Excalibur", "X-Force", "New Mutants and "Fallen Angels":

George R.R. Martin's "Wild Cards"

Previously acquired by SyFy Films, Hulu will now adapt the 22-book sci-fi superhero anthology 
"Wild Cards", edited by George R.R. Martin, ("Game of Thrones") from a consortium of contributing science fiction writers:

'Lew Harper' - "The Galton Case"

Producer Joel Silver continues developing an adaptation of author Ross Macdonald's 1959 crime thriller "The Galton Case", following private detective 'Lew Archer', aka 'Lew Harper':

Spielberg's "Blackhawk" - Divide To Unite

Director Steven Spielberg, following up on his "Ready Player One" box office success, has added DC Comics' 1941 World War II action title "Blackhawk", to his feature film slate with Warner Bros.:

Rose Byrne Takes "Manhattan"

Take another look at Australian actress Rose Byrne ("X-Men: Apocalypse") in both "Manhattan" and "Elle" (Australia) magazines:

"Dollface" on Hulu

"Dollface", from actress/producer Margot Robbie's LuckyChap Entertainment, is a new comedy TV series, created by Jordan Weiss, starring Kat Dennings, streaming November 15, 2019 on Hulu:

Friday, October 18, 2019

"Black Adam" On The Big Screen

The long in development "Black Adam" feature film, based on DC Comics super 'anti-hero', is now prepping for a production start July 2020, starring Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson as an ancient enemy of "Shazam":

"Ford v Ferrari"

"Ford v Ferrari" (aka "Le Mans '66") is the racing feature, directed by James Mangold ("Logan"), starring Matt Damon, Christian Bale ("Batman Begins"), Caitriona Balfe ("Outlander"), Jon Bernthal ("The Punisher"), Tracy Letts, Josh Lucas, Noah Jupe, Remo Girone and Ray McKinnon, opening November 15, 2019:

"The Wheel Of Time" On Amazon Prime

"The Wheel of Time" sword 'n sorcery' fantasy novels by author Robert Jordan, continues being developed  as a "cutting edge live-action TV series", executive produced by Rafe Judkins, for exclusive streaming on Amazon Prime:

Hailee Steinfeld: "La Vita"

Take a look at new images, plus footage of actress Hailee Steinfeld aka 'Kate Bishop' in the upcoming Disney+ TV series "Hawkeye", supporting a new campaign for the Italian-made Privé Revaux 'La Vita' sunglasses collection, photographed by Nicholas Maggio:

Thursday, October 17, 2019

"The Man In The High Castle" - The End Of The Worlds

The final season of Emmy award winning "The Man in the High Castle", concludes the 'alternate history' TV series, depicting a parallel universe where the 'Axis' powers won 'World War II', based on "Blade Runner" author Philip K. Dick's 1962 novel, premiering November 15, 2019 on Amazon Prime:

"The Imagineering Story" On Disney+

"The Imagineering Story" is the new six-hour original series documenting the history of "Walt Disney Imagineering" and the 'Audio-Animatronic' robots at the Disney theme parks, directed by Leslie Iwerks, launching November 12, 2019 on the upcoming Disney+ streaming service:

"The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXX"

"The Simpsons" 30th annual "Treehouse of Horror" animated Halloween special (Episode #666) will air October 20, 2019 on Fox, with parodies of Netflix' "Stranger Things" and 'Oscar' winner "The Shape of Water":

"The Last Full Measure"

"The Last Full Measure" is a new war drama, written and directed by Todd Robinson. starring Sebastian Stan (aka Marvel's 'Winter Soldier'), Christopher Plummer, William Hurt ("Altered States") and Jeremy Irvine, opening January 17, 2020: