The Arrowverse’s ELSEWORLDS Adds the Psycho-Pirate

As anticipation continues to rise for this December’s Arrowverse crossover, now comes word on another comic book favourite who’ll be featured in this ensemble effort. Via Entertainment Weekly, The 100’s Bob Frazer has been cast as the Psycho-Pirate. It’s already been confirmed that this year’s crossover – titled Elseworlds – will be made up of … Continued

Ewan McGregor is BIRDS OF PREY’s Black Mask

It’s been a busy ol’ week here at Moonbase Alpha, what with Halloween celebrations and the sinister presence of a print deadline, but one of the major news stories centres on Warner Brothers’ upcoming Birds of Prey movie. Via Variety, we now know that Ewan McGregor will be playing the nefarious Roman Sionis, aka Black … Continued

SWAMP THING Adds Jeryl Prescott as Madame Xanadu

As Warner Brothers continues to flesh out the cast for its DC Universe-exclusive live-action Swamp Thing show, now comes word of another new addition. Courtesy of The Wrap, Jeryl Prescott has landed the role of Madame Xanadu in the series. Xanadu is a character who debuted back in 1978’s Doorway to Nightmare #1, depicted as … Continued

Alan Tudyk to Voice HARLEY QUINN’s Joker

While it always takes a little bit of time to get used to hearing someone other than Mark Hamill as the voice of The Joker, many genre fans will likely be on board with who will be voicing the Clown Prince of Crime in the upcoming DC Universe-exclusive Harley Quinn animated series. With Harleen herself … Continued

JOKER Finds its Bruce Wayne and Alfred

With the Joaquin Phoenix-headlined Joker currently filming, the movie has brought in its Bruce Wayne and Alfred Pennyworth. Courtesy of ComicBook.com, You Were Never Really Here’s Dante Pereira-Olson will be playing the young Master Bruce, while The Night Manager’s Douglas Hodge has landed the Alfred role. They join a cast that features Phoenix as the titular … Continued

Paloma Faith is PENNYWORTH’s ‘Big Bad’

On the back of Epix’s Pennyworth series having began to amass its key cast, the series has now found the ‘big bad’ of its debut season. Via Comic Book Resources, Paloma Faith has been cast as a villain called Bet Sykes. This no-good sort is described as “sadistic and sharp tongued.” Other than that, very … Continued

NIGHTWING Gets a Name Change

Holy name change, Batman! Via ComicBook.com, the comic-book Dick Grayson is getting a name change in Nightwing #51. Rather than Dick Grayson, the former Robin will now be known as Ric Grayson. Uhu… For those keeping up with the funny books these days, you’ll be well aware that there have been questions over Grayson’s future … Continued

Jack Bannon to Headline PENNYWORTH

Remember how an Alfred Pennyworth-driven series is in development? Well, the show has now found its headlining star. As confirmed by Epix – the MGM-owned network who are behind the series – Jack Bannon has landed the titular role in Pennyworth. Bannon is likely best known to genre fans for the likes of Ripper Street, … Continued

THE FLASH Runs into Further Delays

With so many of the previously-confirmed DCEU movies in limbo right now, it appears that The Flash is indeed still happening. That picture – which was at one point titled Flashpoint – has had several delays to date, and more recently there were rumblings that The Flash could be one of the films that Warner … Continued