Elisabeth Shue Joins THE BOYS

With Amazon’s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson’s The Boys currently assembling its cast, now comes word that Elisabeth Shue is joining the series. As revealed by Deadline, the Karate Kid, Back to the Future franchise, Leaving Las Vegas, Hollow Man and CSI favourite has landed a to-be-revealed role in the hotly anticipated adaptation. Shue joins a cast … Continued

THE BOYS Brings in 10 CLOVERFIELD LANE Director

With the upcoming adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson’s The Boys having now amassed quite the impressive cast, it’s been confirmed who’ll be directing the show’s pilot episode. As per Variety, Dan Trachtenberg has been brought in to helm the debut outing for the adaptation. Trachtenberg is likely best known to genre fans for … Continued

Season 2 of AMERICAN GODS Starts Production

In some news that’s sure to please many a genre fan, production is now underway on American Gods’ second season. In fact, production actually began last week. The official press release on this can be found below: Starz, a Lionsgate company, and FremantleMedia North America’s (FMNA) sophomore season of the critically-acclaimed show, American Gods, will be … Continued

Karl Urban to Headline Amazon’s THE BOYS Adaptation

As Amazon Studios’ upcoming adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson’s The Boys continues to flesh out its cast, it’s made the move to bring in Karl Urban to lead the charge. Courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter, Urban has joined the series in the lead role of Billy Butcher. The official word on Billy has … Continued

Jack Quaid Lands Lead Role in THE BOYS

With this week already seeing Laz Alonso join Amazon’s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson’s The Boys, now comes some news on a further new addition for the series. Courtesy of Deadline, The Hunger Games’ Jack Quaid – who is also the son of Dennis Quaid and Meg Ryan – has landed the lead … Continued

Nick Offerman Joins Amazon’s GOOD OMENS Adaptation

With Amazon currently developing a new series based around Nail Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s Good Omens, the series has brought in another crowd-pleasing addition. As per Variety, the six-part adaptation has brought in Parks and Recreation’s Nick Offerman to play the role of a US Ambassador and the father of the Warlock child mistakenly thought … Continued

Laz Alonso Joins Amazon’s THE BOYS

With Amazon currently adapting Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson’s The Boys for the small screen, the show has moved to add Laz Alonso to its ranks. As per Deadline, the Mysteries of Laura actor has been brought in to play Mother’s Milk in the series. That role is pegged as “second in command of The … Continued

THE DARK TOWER TV Series Lands on Amazon

Since the big-screen take on The Dark Tower got a so-so at best reaction, we’ve heard very little on the planned Dark Tower TV series. Well now, that show has found itself a home. As per Deadline, the series has been picked up by Amazon. Absolutely zero further details are known on the specifics of … Continued

Amazon Developing Live-Action CONAN Series

With last month seeing it revealed that the comic book adventures of Conan the Barbarian were heading back to Marvel, now comes some huge news. Yes, as the headline suggests, a Conan TV series is now in development. As per Deadline, Amazon Studios is working on a live-action Conan series that’s to be developed by … Continued

Jesse Alexander to Serve as Showrunner on AMERICAN GODS

One of the most bonkers but brilliant genre shows of recent years is the small screen adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s famed American Gods. With a second season now long-confirmed, the series has found a showrunner for said second year. As per The Hollywood Reporter, Jesse Alexander has been brought in to serve as showrunner. Alexander … Continued