DEVIL MAY CRY Animated Series in Development

Having impressed with Netflix’s animated Castlevania, now producer Adi Shankar is looking to tackle another fan favourite video game franchise. Via IGN, Shankar is developing an animated series based on Capcom’s Devil May Cry offerings. And interestingly, this new series will exist in a shared universe with Castlevania. Said shared universe is currently being referred … Continued

Jon Cryers is SUPERGIRL’s Lex Luthor

With the nefarious Lex Luthor previously confirmed to make an appearance in Supergirl’s current fourth season, now comes word on who’ll be playing this iconic rogue. Courtesy of TVLine, it’s been reported that Emmy Award winner Jon Cryer is to play Lex in the Melissa Benoist-starrer. Cryer is likely best known as a mainstay of … Continued

Gina Carano Joins THE MANDALORIAN

Hot on the heels of those rumblings of Pedro Pascal potentially taking the lead role in The Mandalorian, now comes word on another new addition for the series. Via The Hollywood Reporter, Gina Carano is set to join The Mandalorian in a to-be-revealed role. Genre fans will likely be most familiar with Carano for her … Continued

George R.R. Martin’s WILD CARDS Getting TWO TV Series

Well, here’s some great news for fans of George R.R. Martin. Not one, but two TV adaptations are on the way for one of the iconic author’s properties. Via Deadline, Hulu is moving forward with two Wild Cards-driven shows through Universal Cable Productions. To date, there have been 27 volumes for Wild Cards, with the … Continued

Legendary to Adapt BLACK HAMMER

Barely a week goes by where we don’t get word on a new comic book property being adapted for the big or small screen, and now we’re hearing that Jeff Lemire’s Black Hammer is getting the TV treatment. Courtesy of The New York Times, Legendary Entertainment has picked up the TV rights to this fan … Continued

Pedro Pascal in Talks for THE MANDALORIAN

With The Mandalorian currently in development for Disney’s upcoming new streaming service, now comes word on who may be headlining this hotly anticipated new show. Courtesy of Variety, it’s reported that Pedro Pascal is currently in talks to star in the titular role. Pascal, of course, is best known to genre fans for the likes … Continued

SWAMP THING Adds Henderson Wade

Another day, another piece of casting news for DC Universe’s Swamp Thing. Hot on the heels of Derek Mears and Andy Bean being confirmed for the show, now comes word (via Deadline) that Riverdale’s Henderson Wade has landed the series regular role of Matt Cable. That character is pegged as “a Louisiana lawman who finds … Continued

The CW Rebooting THE 4400

Ready for more of The 4400? Good, for The CW is rebooting this genre favourite series. Via Variety, this new take will still keep the basic premise of the original 2004 show, which saw 4,400 missing people from various time periods all turn up in the present day… with superpowers! One tweak for this redo, … Continued

The CW Adapting SURVIVORS’ CLUB

In a world where barely a week goes by that we don’t hear about another comic book adaptation in development, we now have word that Vertigo’s Survivors’ Club is heading to the small screen. Courtesy of Deadline, The CW is developing a show based on Lauren Beukes, Dale Halvorsen, and Ryan Kelly’s horror tale. Jared … Continued

SWAMP THING Confirms Derek Mears and Andy Bean

Following a couple of months of speculation, we’ve now got some official news on Swamp Thing’s titular Elemental. It’s been largely known, but not made official, that Derek Mears was to play Swamp Thing in the DC Universe-exclusive show, and now Warner Brothers has finally given official confirmation on Mears’ involvement in the series. While … Continued