Matt Groening’s ‘Disenchantment’ First-Look Teaser: Elf, Demon & Party Princess
As the narrator for Netflix’s Disenchantment teaser explains, we’ve seen Matt Groening’s take on the future in Futurama, the present in The Simpsons, so all that’s left is…Disenchantment. In a past, Middle Ages-type kingdom, a monk-robed prisoner is brought before a King for judgement, and the “pile of scum” certainly receives it: “Weak chin, buck teeth,” etc.
The poor soul’s response? “Hi, Dad,” spoken in a voice that had me thinking a medieval Lisa Simpson.
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Stephen King & J.J. Abrams’ ‘Castle Rock’ Sets Comic-Con World Premiere + More
EXCLUSIVE: Castle Rock doesn't premiere on Hulu until July 25, but San Diego Comic-Con attendees will get a lot more than a sneak peek at the psychological-horror drama. The entire opening episode of the J.J. Abrams-produced series based on Stephen King's stories will be played for fans at the confab next month, I've learned.
Additionally, the home of The Handmaid's Tale is planning a big Rock presence offscreen at SDCC.
Abrams is working on the next Star Wars movie over… Read
‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Sets Fourth Netflix Season Guest Stars and Teases Storylines
Busy Philipps, Greg Kinnear, Bobby Moynihan and Aidy Bryant are among the guest stars set for the new season of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Netflix announced today.
The return of past season favorites will include Jon Hamm, Amy Sedaris, Mike Carlsen, Zosia Mamet and Derek Klena. The first six episodes of the fourth season of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt premieres Wednesday, May 30 on Netflix. The remaining seven episodes will launch at a later, undisclosed date.
The cast for… Read
‘12 Monkeys’ Unveils Premiere Date & Teaser For Fourth & Final Season On Syfy
“That’s just so goddamn cool.” Those are the only words spoken in a teaser for the upcoming fourth and (previously announced) final season of Syfy’s 12 Monkeys. The network said today the 11-episode season will run over the course of four weeks, with three episodes airing from 8-11 PM Fridays beginning June 15, culminating in a two-part finale from 9-11 PM Friday, July 6.
Originally envisioned as a four-part story, in Season 4 James Cole (Aaron Stanford) and Dr. Cassandra… Read
‘The Walking Dead’ Showrunner Teases “Closure” Of Tonight’s Season 8 Finale, Lauren Cohan’s Return & ‘Fear’ Crossover
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains a discussion of tonight's Season 8 finale of The Walking Dead and the Season 4 premiere of Fear The Walking Dead.
"I hope that they see why the story might have unfolded the way that it did and that taken altogether it gives them a sense of satisfaction and closure," departing The Walking Dead showrunner Scott M. Gimple says of fans watching tonight's Season 8 finale of the zombie apocalypse series. "I would love that."
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Universal Kids Sets First Original Comedy ‘Greenfields’ For Fall
Universal Kids will expand its live-action scripted slate with Greenfields, a 20-episode half-hour series that marks the network’s first original comedy.
Derek Harvie’s single-camera comedy follows 11-year-old Max Graham and his eclectic group of neighborhood friends running a start-up out of mom and dad's garage. As the network describes it, “Whether it's the development of a dog translation device, creation of a drone-delivered coffee service, or ridding the Internet of… Read
‘Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger’: Freeform Releases Footage, Sets Premiere Date
It all starts with a spilled beer. With this new clip from Freeform’s upcoming Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger series – set for a June 7 premiere – newcomers to the teenage superhero saga can see the very beginning of the adventure.
To sum up: Girl spills drink on boy, girl steals boy’s wallet, boy chases girl, girl’s hand begins to glow.
Well, here’s Freeform’s lengthier logline, or watch the trailer above:
Marvel's Cloak & Dagger is the story of Tandy Bowen (Olivia Holt) and… Read
‘Ash Vs Evil Dead’ Trailer: Starz Sneak Peek At Buzzy Mayhem & Blood Relations
For 30 long years, says Bruce Campbell’s evil-slaying Ash, “I’ve used this saw on monsters, demons, but those battles are won. And now I use it to…slash prices!”
And with that, the third season of Ash Vs Evil Dead buzzes right along, as this new trailer resurrects Campbell’s cult favorite do-gooder doing what he does best – slaughtering whatever supernatural creep comes his way, and always with a quip.
Starz dropped this video today, along with new key art, to prepare the… Read
‘Homeland’: Showtime Unveils Teaser, Poster Art For Upcoming Season 7 – TCA
“The country is tearing apart!” says Claire Danes’ ever-troubled Carrie in this new teaser for Showtime’s Homeland, just one of the clip’s hints that the show’s upcoming seventh season should be as relevant to current events as the first six.
Showtime dropped the teaser, along with three new Homeland posters, during the network’s executive panel at today’s TCA.
Take a look at the clip above, and see the posters below.
The teaser, which includes interviews with Danes and… Read
‘Stranger Things’ Creators Duffer Bros On Season 2, James Cameron & Season 3
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of Stranger Things 2, that launched today on Netflix.
"It's cliché to say bigger and darker, but that's really what we tried to do," said Stranger Things co-creator Matt Duffer of the second season of the Reagan Era drama that launched today on Netflix.
Back for a nine-episode run and very timely despite being set in 1984, the SAG Award-winning and Emmy- nominated series that Ross and Matt Duffer unleashed back in the summer of… Read
‘The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus On Tonight’s Season Debut, What’s Next, ‘Ride’ & Iggy Pop
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight's The Walking Dead Season 8 debut & 100th episode
"It's a lot of Rick's story, so we're following Rick's plan, and we're seeing it through Rick's eyes," said The Walking Dead's Norman Reedus of tonight's Season 8 debut, Andrew Lincoln's Rick Grimes character and the zombie apocalypse blockbuster's 100th episode that just aired.
Coming off last year's transitional season, as executive producer Gale Anne Hurd has called… Read
‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8 Review: AMC Blockbuster Gets Its Groove Back For 100th Episode
To paraphrase Independence Day‘s President Thomas Whitmore and Dylan Thomas, the October 22-debuting eighth season and 100th episode of The Walking Dead makes it very clear that AMC's zombie apocalypse blockbuster has no intention of going quietly into the collapse-of-civilization night.
Coming off the near-record-high ratings and much-hyped double-death brutality of the October 23, 2016 Season 7 opener, it was almost inevitable that TWD‘s previous season would come… Read