‘Iron Fist’ Gets Season 2 September Launch Date On Netflix – Comic-Con
Having had its ass critically kicked for Season 1 in a way that Marvel rarely experiences, Iron Fist came into Comic-Con swinging today. Along with a gritty teaser and some heavy duty punk rock fueled fight scenes clip for the series, the biggest Season 2 punch of all was the announcement that the Finn Jones led series will be back for its second season on September 7.
— Iron Fist (@MarvelIronFist) July 18, 2018
Starting off with a green neon… Read
‘Magnum P.I.’: Cast & Creators Talk New Reboot, Possible Tom Selleck Cameo, & ‘Hawaii Five-0’ Crossover – Comic-Con
The pilot of Magnum P.I. reboot screened at San Diego Comic-Con and the Justin Lin-directed episode wasted no time in bringing the bonkers action sequence.
The opening scene to the pilot of CBS’ Magnum P.I. reboot begins with the titular private investigator (not private eye) — jumping out of a spaceship and into North Korea to rescue a family in the jungle. Yes, I said space. It is a ridiculously awesome, cinematic-grade action sequence — but it is a bit of a fantasy… Read
Paramount TV President Amy Powell Fired Over Inappropriate Comments
Five years after she was hired to head Paramount TV, Amy Powell has been fired. Paramount CEO Jim Gianopulos announced the move to staff in an internal memo Thursday.
In the memo, Gianopulos noted “multiple individuals” who raised “concerns around comments” made by Powell in a “professional setting, which they believed were inconsistent” with Viacom’s values.
“Having spent the past several days conducting a thorough investigation into this matter and speaking to those who… Read
‘Breaking Bad’s Bryan Cranston & Aaron Paul Not In ‘Better Call Saul’s New Season, Says Vince Gilligan – Comic-Con
Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan teased today at Comic-Con that there will be more overlap between Better Call Saul and the original show. But Gilligan told fans during a 10th anniversary panel to celebrate the Emmy winning AMC series that the overlap will not involve Bryan Cranston or Aaron Paul — yet.
"You will not see Walt or Jesse on Season 4 of Better Call Saul," the executive producer said, promising not to be a jerk and pull a fast one on viewers. Gilligan then… Read
Syfy’s ‘Nightflyers’ Unveils Trailer; Team Dishes On How Series Differs From George R.R. Martin Novella – Comic-Con
UPDATED with panel details: The crew from Syfy’s thriller series Nightflyers landed at San Diego’s Comic-Con on Thursday and came equipped with a couple of sneak peeks at the upcoming TV adaption of George R. R. Martin’s 1980 novella. That included a trailer which dropped during the afternoon panel in the Indigo Ballroom.
Martin, the author of the Song of Ice and Fire book series that of course led to HBO’s epic Game of Thrones, is serving as an executive producer. He did… Read
Jeanine Pirro Brawls Before, During & After Plugging Her Book On ‘The View’
Judge Jeanine Pirro stopped ABC’s The View this morning to plug her book, Liars, Leakers and Liberals; The Case Against the Anti-Trump Conspiracy.
It was a master class for serious students of daytime talk show brawls. Watch the video below.
In her segment, Pirro claimed not to be an ideologue and explained she knew a good con job when she saw one. The audience began to laugh, perhaps having seen her Fox News Channel programs touting President Donald Trump.
‘Van Helsing’ Trailer: Syfy Reveals First Bloody Action-Packed Look At Season 3 – Comic-Con
EXCLUSIVE: Syfy dropped a trailer that gave us the first look at the third season of Van Helsing during their panel at Comic-Con — and it was filled with blood, action and a lot of vampire bodies hitting the floor.
Marking its third year at the confab, stars Kelly Overton (True Blood), Jonathan Scarfe (Hell on Wheels), Vincent Gale (Bates Motel), Aleks Paunovic (Continuum), Rukiya Bernard (The Cabin in the Woods), Jennifer Cheon (The 100) and Trezzo Mahoro (iZombie)… Read
Bristol Palin Joins MTV’s ‘Teen Mom OG’ As Series Regular
Bristol Palin has signed on to MTV’s Teen Mom OG as a new series regular for the upcoming season, Deadline has learned.
Palin will join cast members Amber Portwood, Maci Bookout and Catelynn Lowell when the series returns this fall.
Teen Mom OG follows the lives of Amber, Catelynn and Maci who were featured on the first season of 16 and Pregnant; it documents their first years of motherhood and the strain on family and romantic relationships. Palin, who now has three… Read
‘Better Call Saul’ Teases ‘Breaking Bad’ “Overlap” In Season 4 – Comic-Con
"This is the best season yet," Vince Gilligan told Comic-Con today of Better Call Saul's fourth season that starts next month. "The overlap between Better Call Saul and Breaking Bad gets closer and closer," added the creator of the Bryan Cranston-Aaron Paul Emmy winner and co-creator of its prequel of sorts, driving the cavernous Hall H crazy with anticipation.
Of course, with a Breaking Bad reunion panel to directly follow the BCS shindig on Thursday, Gilligan and fellow… Read
‘Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again’ Review: With Original Cast & Cher On Board, Don’t Try To Resist This Musical ABBA Feast
Here we go again. Truer words were never spoken in terms of a movie title than with the new sequel Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again, which picks up the story a decade after the first film became a certifiable musical smash for Universal. The new one promises to repeat history, with the original cast back intact, a flashback storyline on how it all began with a group of terrific younger actors and some new prized additions to the cast like, oh, Cher for starters. ABBA has never… Read
Jaime King To Star In Netflix Zombie Series ‘Black Summer’ From ‘Z Nation’ Duo
EXCLUSIVE: Netflix has given an eight-episode straight-to-series order to Black Summer, a zombie drama starring Hart of Dixie alumna Jaime King. It hails from Z Nation co-creator/executive producer Karl Schaefer and the Syfy zombie apocalypse drama’s co-executive producer John Hyams.
Created by Schaefer and Hyams who will serve as co-showrunners, Black Summer stars King as a mother, torn from her daughter, who embarks upon a harrowing journey, stopping at nothing to find… Read
As Comcast Looks To Sky, Will Disney Keep Up The Fight?
As The Walt Disney Co. celebrates the end of its costly bidding war with Comcast Corp. over 21st Century Fox, attention shifts to a secondary front across the Atlantic.
Comcast said it plans to continue its pursuit of Sky, the European satellite broadcaster whose direct relationship with 23 million customers in seven countries represents an opportunity for the U.S. cable giant to extend its global reach. While Comcast is bidding for the whole of Sky, Fox has been working… Read