Juan Carlos Fresnadillo to Helm THE SWORD IN THE STONE

With Disney currently in the midst of giving live-action new takes to several of their old favourites, now comes word on who’ll be directing the House of Mouse’s new incarnation of The Sword in the Stone. As per The Hollywood Reporter, Juan Carlos Fresnadillo has been handed the director’s chair for the film. Fresnadillo is … Continued

Wally West to Join DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW

After Brandon Routh seemingly let the cat out of the bag, it’s now been confirmed that DC’s Legends of Tomorrow will be getting a speedster adding to its rank of heroes. Yes, as the headlines says, Keiynan Lonsdale’s Wally West is going to be joining the Legends during the second half of their current third … Continued

MR. MERCEDES Brings in Tessa Ferrer

Earlier this month saw the second season of Mr. Mercedes bring in Jack Huston and Maximiliano Hernandez, and now the series has added Tessa Ferrer to its ranks. As per Deadline, the Insidious: The Last Key and Grey’s Anatomy actress has signed on to be a series regular in the adaptation of Stephen King’s famed work.  Ferrer will … Continued

Pegg and Frost Developing New Horror-Comedy Series

Remember how Simon Pegg and Nick Frost put together their own Stolen Picture production company last year? Well now we’ve got word on their first TV project. As per Variety, the duo are developing a horror-comedy series called Truth Seekers. The current plan is for the show to be made up on half-hour episodes centred … Continued

THE BOYS Adds Five More Names

The upcoming adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson’s The Boys has moved to bring in several faces to join Erin Moriarty. The True Detective and Jessica Jones actress was previously announced as playing Starlight in the series, and now Deadline has word that she’ll be joined by American Gothic’s Antony Starr, The Last Tycoon’s … Continued

THE FLASH’s Elongated Man Suits Up

With The CW’s The Flash having now returned from its mid-season break over in the US, the network has now released the first images of Hartley Sawyer’s Ralph Dibny in his new superhero outfit. Dibny, of course, is a longtime comic-book character better known as Elongated Man, and he was brought in to the Grant … Continued

THE TICK Renewed for Second Season

Spoon!!!! In some news that’s likely to put a smile on the face of many a genre fan, Amazon Studios has moved to confirm The Tick for a second season. Creator Ben Edlund will be returning for said second year, as will Peter Serafinowicz as the titular Tick and Griffin Newman as Arthur. Production on … Continued

Scoot McNairy Joins TRUE DETECTIVE

As the third season of True Detective continues to develop, the series has moved to add Scoot McNairy to its ranks. Courtesy of Deadline, McNairy will be playing a father who’s on the receiving end of a tragic loss that ultimately sees him become entwined with two police detectives over a decade. McNairy is likely … Continued

FEAR TWD Season 4 Premiere Date Confirmed

With Lennie James’ Morgan now revealed as the Walking Dead character who’ll be appearing in the upcoming new season of Fear the Walking Dead, we’ve now got confirmation of when Fear will be returning to UK screens. As officially announced by AMC, Fear the Walking Dead’s fourth season will debut in the UK on Monday, … Continued

THE WALKING DEAD Renewed for Season 9; New Showrunner Announced

While AMC’s The Walking Dead continues to see its ratings drop, the genre juggernaut is still easily one of the most watched shows on the box – the most watched in certain markets. And now, the network has moved to confirm the series for a ninth season in addition to announcing the showrunner for said Season … Continued