‘DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow’: Matt Letscher Joins Cast; Obsidian, Stargirl & Dr. Mid-Nite Coming In Season 2 – Comic-Con
At today’s DC’s Legends of Tomorrow panel at San Diego Comic-Con, the CW show’s producers and cast revealed that some familiar faces, Obsidian, Stargirl and Dr. Mid-Nite, will be making an appearance in Season 2.
They also announced that Legends of Tomorrow will be facing off against the Legion of Doom Super-Villains, otherwise known as Malcolm Merlyn (John Barrowman), Damien Darhk (Neal McDonough), the Reverse-Flash (Matt Letscher) and Captain Cold (Wentworth Miller)… Read
Kevin Smith On Matt Damon, ‘Mallrats’ TV Series, ‘Walking Dead’ & ‘Geeking Out’ At Comic-Con
Kevin Smith is in that rare category of Comic-Con royalty where everything he touches turns to confab gold. It’s been the case for a long time — even last year, when the crowd awaiting his annual Hall H panel was hijacked by the surprise outdoor Star Wars concert unveiled right before his time slot on the schedule (spoiler alert: it turned out well for him). This year he’s been extra busy in San Diego, shooting his new AMC series Geeking Out, moderating AMC’s Preacher… Read
‘Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency’ Offers First Look – Comic-Con
Comic-Con got a sneak peek today of the upcoming Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency. The show toplined by Elijah Wood and Samuel Barnett based on Douglas Adams’ 1987 book debuts October 22 on BBC America. Wood and Barnett were in attendance at the convention center today along with fellow cast members Hannah Marks, Jade Eshete as well as lead writer and EP Max Landis and showrunner Robert Cooper.
Drawing from the Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy author’s work, the… Read
‘Legion’ Trailer: First Look At Marvel’s X-Men FX Series – Comic-Con
FX has unveiled the first look at Legion, its new drama series from Fargo creator Noah Hawley. The trailer debuted during the show’s panel at San Diego Comic-Con.
The X-Men-themed series follows David Haller (Dan Stevens), a troubled young man who may be more than human. Diagnosed as schizophrenic, David has been in and out of psychiatric hospitals for years. But after a strange encounter with a fellow patient, he's confronted with the possibility that the voices he hears… Read
‘The Expanse’: First Look At Season 2 Of Syfy Space Drama – Comic-Con
We’re getting the first peek at the second season of Syfy space drama The Expanse. The teaser was shown during the show’s panel today at San Diego Comic-Con.
Set 200 years in the future, The Expanse, based on the bestselling book series, follows the case of a missing young woman that brings a hardened detective (Thomas Jane) and a rogue ship's captain (Steven Strait) together in a race across the solar system that will expose the greatest conspiracy in human history… Read
‘Star Trek’ TV Reboot Title & Teaser Unveiled At Comic-Con; New Series “Won’t Be Episodic”, Bryan Fuller Says
UPDATE with video: With the world premiere of Star Trek Beyond earlier this week and today’s Star Trek 50th anniversary panel in Hall H, Comic-Con 2016 is going very Starfleet. Among the news: the CBS All Access reboot will be called Star Trek Discovery, according to showrunner Bryan Fuller. He also confirmed the January 2017 debut date and said that the CBS All Access show “won’t be episodic” but rather will tell stories like a novel.
“Because it’s on CBS All Access, won… Read
‘Wynonna Earp’ Renewed For Second Season By Syfy – Comic-Con
Syfy has renewed IDW comic book adaptation Wynonna Earp for a second season for premiere in 2017. The pickup was announced today during the show’s panel at San Diego Comic-Con. Season 2 will consist of 10 episodes, down from its 13-episode order for Season 1.
Syfy last year acquired the Canadian drama series based on the IDW Publishing comic created by Beau Smith. It stars Melanie Scrofano as Wynonna, Tim Rozon as legendary con artist Doc Holliday, and Shamier Anderson as… Read
‘Once Upon A Time’ Casts ‘Galavant’s Karen David As Princess Jasmine
Princess Jasmine will be joining Aladdin and Jafar in Storybook. ABC has confirmed Galavant star Karen David will play the Arabian princess in the upcoming sixth season of drama series Once Upon A Time.
She'll join newly announced Deniz Akdeniz as Aladdin and Oded Fehr as Jafar, along with previously cast Giles Matthey as Morpheus and Craig Horner as the Count of Monte Cristo for Season 6.
The Disney character from the Middle Eastern kingdom of Agrabah first appeared in… Read
‘Fantastic Beasts’ Trailer: A New Era Of Magic Begins – Comic-Con
Making his Hall H debut, David Yates came onstage at Comic-Con to introduce the cast of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Eddie Redmayne’s entrance prompted loud, mostly female “whoooos” from the crowd, who seemed to adore him with the same level of devotion they earlier showed Tom Hiddleston for Kong: Skull Island. The Oscar-winning actor made fans grin as he walked out into the throng at the beginning of the panel and began handing out wands. Several hundred… Read
‘King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword’ Trailer: The Land And The King Are Bros – Comic-Con
Charlie Hunnam made his first post-Sons Of Anarchy Comic-Con appearance today during Warner Bros’ huge Hall H presentation to give attendees the first look at his Guy Ritchie-directed King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword. Describing his version of the Once and Future King, Hunnam says “he’s definitely not a pimp… he just lives in a brothel.” That sounds about right.
Dripping, for better and maybe for worse, with Ritchie’s trademark flourishes, the film is a weirdly modernist… Read
‘Kong: Skull Island’ Trailer: “This Planet Doesn’t Belong To Us” – Comic-Con
Stars Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, John Goodman, Corey Hawkins and Jason Mitchell along with director Jordan Vogt-Roberts just dropped a monster on the Hall H crowd this morning at Comic-Con with the premiere of the first trailer for Legendary Pictures' Kong: Skull Island. Watch it above, but be careful of any prehistoric creatures that really should be extinct.
A sampling of the lines: “This planet doesn’t belong to us.” “You don’t go into someone’s house unless you’re… Read
Tom Hiddleston Talks ‘Kong: Skull Island’, ‘Thor: Ragnorak’, Bond & Comic-Con “Fun”
Already a Comic-Con veteran, Tom Hiddleston became a confab legend when he showed up in 2013 in full Loki mode and took over Marvel’s Hall H presentation. This year, the Emmy-nominated star of The Night Manager is back for Kong: Skull Island as part of the Warner Bros panel today and maybe even more Marvel later Saturday with Thor: Rangorak.
Flying into San Diego from Australia’s Gold Coast where he has just started filming the latest God of Thunder pic set to come out… Read