Neil Gaiman Pens Exclusive Amazon Deal

Well, this is all kinds of cool! Yes, as the title suggests, the iconic Neil Gaiman has signed a deal with Amazon Studios. Courtesy of Deadline, Gaiman has agreed an exclusive deal to develop TV shows for Amazon Prime Video, which comes in the midst of him having worked on American Gods and Good Omens … Continued

Amazon’s THE BOYS Brings in Jennifer Esposito

With Amazon’s take on Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson’s The Boys currently in production, the series has moved to add Jennifer Esposito to its ranks. Courtesy of Deadline, the NCIS favourite has landed the role of the CIA’s Susan L. Rayner. That character is essentially the person tasked with overseeing the infamous Boys, although it’s … Continued

Amazon’s LORD OF THE RINGS Brings in Writers

With Amazon currently developing their hugely anticipated Lord of the Rings TV series, now comes word on who’ll be tasked with writing this new take on an all-time genre great. Courtesy of their TCA panel, Amazon has announced that the duo of JD Payne and Patrick McKay have been brought in to pen the series. … Continued

MARVEL’S CLOAK & DAGGER Renewed for a Second Season

With Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger having impressed many with its debut season, now comes word that the series has been renewed for a second year. Freeform used San Diego Comic Con to break the news, and they even released a brief announcement video: The official blurb on Cloak & Dagger reads: Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger is … Continued

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