PENNYWORTH Adds Two Series Regulars

Hot on the heels of casting Jack Bannon as its titular Alfred, Epix’s Pennyworth series has added two more to its ranks. As revealed by Epix themselves, Outlander’s Ryan Fletcher and Casualty’s Hainsley Lloyd Bennett have been confirmed as series regulars on the show, joining Bannon and Ben Aldridge – who is playing Thomas Wayne … Continued

Could a THEY LIVE Sequel be on the Way?

Wait, what?! As the headline suggests, could a sequel to They Live be on the way? Maybe… With Halloween heading to the big screen in a matter of days, John Carpenter recently spoke to Den of Geek about which of his other movies would be ripe for a “refashioning” at some point in the future. When They … Continued

Female-led GRIMM Spin-off in Development

Still feeling glum that NBC canned Grimm last year after six seasons? Well, there’s a shining light coming to the fore on that front. Courtesy of The Wrap, NBC is currently developing a new female-led Grimm spin-off. Iron Fist and Beauty and the Beast’s Melissa Glenn will write and executive produce the to-be-titled series, with … 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

Moffat and Gattis’ DRACULA is Official!

Well, this is certainly news that will grab the attention of many genre fans out there. The team behind Sherlock are now officially sinking their teeth into Dracula! Via Variety, Netflix and the BBC have brought in Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss to head-up a new incarnation of Bram Stoker’s legendary vampire. Moffat, of course, … Continued

New Details on the CHILD’S PLAY TV Series

With Don Mancini currently developing a Child’s Play TV series, the franchise creator has given some new details on what to expect. Speaking at a Bloody-Disgusting Q&A session, Mancini explained that the show will carry on directly from Cult of Chucky. As he put it, “We deliberately ended Cult with a bunch of cliffhangers to … Continued

MARVEL’S IRON FIST Cancelled After Two Seasons

In some surprising news, it looks as if the fire has gone out on Marvel’s Iron Fist. As confirmed by Netflix and Marvel Television, the show has been cancelled after two seasons. Iron Fist, of course, is part of Marvel’s batch of Netflix-exclusive shows along with Marvel’s Daredevil, Marvel’s Jessica Jones, Marvel’s Luke Cage, Marvel’s … Continued

New DRESDEN FILES Series in Development

Deadline has reported that talks are underway to adapt Jim Butcher’s ongoing series of urban fantasy novels, The Dresden Files. The series follows Harry Dresden, a wizard PI living in modern-day Chicago, who spends his life becoming embroiled in various supernatural hijinks where he tackles the likes of undead creatures, shapeshifting monsters, immortal warriors, beautiful … Continued

Netflix’s THE WITCHER Adds Freya Allan and Anya Chalotra

Following the huge news that Henry Cavill is to headline Netflix’s adaptation of The Witcher, now comes word on two new additions for the series. Via The Hollywood Reporter, Freya Allan – soon to be seen in the new War of the Worlds take – will be playing Princess Ciri, while Wanderlust’s Anya Chalotra has landed … Continued

CBS Developing SECRET SIX TV Show

With a whole host of superhero shows on air or in development, you can now add a Secret Six series to the mix. Via Deadline, CBS has ordered a pilot episode of what’s simply to be titled Secret Six and have brought in Suits’ Rick Muirragui as executive producer. The early word on the effort … Continued