Legion is an upcoming TV series inspired from the world of X-Men from the FX Network, Marvel Television and executive producer Noah Hawley (Fargo). It stars Dan Stevens, Rachel Keller, Aubrey Plaza and Jean Smart. The eight-episode first season will debut on FX in early 2017.
From Paramount Pictures and director/star Ben Stiller comes Zoolander 2. Co-written by Justin Theroux (Tropic Thunder, The Leftovers) the sequel also features Owen Wilson, Penélope Cruz, Christine Taylor, Kristen Wiig, Cyrus Arnold, Will Ferrell, Billy Zane, Fred Armison, Justin Bieber and Kim Kardashian. Zoolander 2 is available to own on Blu-ray/DVD now!
From Al Gough and Miles Millar comes The Shannara Chronicles MTV series, an epic fantasy journey based on the Terry Brooks novels. The first 10-episode season debuted January 2016 and stars Poppy Drayton, Austin Butler, Ivana Baquero, Manu Bennett and John Rhys-Davies. Season one will be available on DVD June 7, 2016.
Overwatch, the latest release from developer Blizzard, is the online gaming giants first, and magnificent foray into first person shooters that everyone is raving about. But if for some reason you have managed to resist the constant barrage of peer pressure and articles telling you to play it, I’ve decided to throw one more at you in hopes of tipping the scales.
From Netflix, Happy Madison Productions and director Steven Brill (Mr. Deeds, Little Nicky) comes the action comedy The Do-Over. Starring Adam Sandler, David Spade, Paula Patton, Sean Astin, Kathryn Hahn and Torsten Voges, the film is now streaming exclusively on Netflix.
I was torn between X-Men: Apocalypse and that new Tim Burton Alice movie, but thanks to the folks at Cracked.com for coming up with an After Hours episode that swayed me. I’m glad I went. I was expecting just another in the X-Men series – there have been some fairly mediocre X-Men movies… Maybe it was the abundance of handsome men, maybe it was the amazing special effects, but I found myself really liking this one. I guess I just like the X-Men in general. Read more
From HBO and Jonathan Nolan comes the sci-fi drama series Westworld, based on the original film from Michael Crichton. It stars Anthony Hopkins, Ed Harris, Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Thandie Newton and Jeffrey Wright. Westworld will October, 2016 with 10 episodes.
From the BBC TWO and creator Steven Knight comes the period crime drama Peaky Blinders. Starring Cillian Murphy, Helen McCrory, Paul Anderson, Joe Cole, Finn Cole, Sophie Rundle and Tom Hardy, the series is currently airing it’s third series.
From creator Brendon Small and Adult Swim, comes the heavy metal animated comedy Metalocalypse, featuring the greatest fictional band on earth – Dethklok! The series was officially cancelled in 2016 after four seasons.
From the CW Network, DC Comics and executive producer Greg Berlanti (Arrow), The Flash stars Grant Gustin, Jesse L. Martin, Candice Patton, Rick Cosnett, Danielle Panabaker, Carlos Valdes and Tom Cavanagh. Season two has ended and Season three is set for Fall, 2016.
Wednesday is here, and new comics are within reach. So you may be like me and still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but here is a list of new titles I will be picking up at my local comic shop.
Warcraft is the upcoming big screen adaptation of the Blizzard gaming franchise helmed by Moon director Duncan Jones and set for release June 10, 2016 via Universal and Legendary Pictures. It stars Dominic Cooper as King Llane Wrynn, Travis Fimmel as Anduin Lothar, Ben Foster as Medivh, Ben Schnetzer as Khadgar, and Ruth Negga as Lady Taria, and on the side of The Horde is also Clancy Brown as Blackhand, Toby Kebbel as Durotan, Daniel Wu as Gul’Dan, and Paula Patton as Garona.
[Press Release] Writer Justin Jordan (LUTHER STRODE, DEAD BODY ROAD), artist John Bivens (DARK ENGINE), and colorist Felipe Sobreiro (LUTHER STRODE) will launch a new story arc in their ongoing gore-iffic survival story this July.