Posts by: Rob Leane

Fantastic Beasts 2: trailer & poster tease magical mayhem

Prepare to return to J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world for the second film in the Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them series. With a title equally as unwieldy as its predecessor, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald sees Eddie Redmayne’s Newt Scamander returning to British soil, only to be swept up into another adventure before...

Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. producer teases Coulson’s fate

Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. just aired its 100th episode over in the USA. If you haven’t watched it yet, and you don’t want to know anything about what happens, stop reading now… Are you still here? Okay, let’s crack on. Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode 100 harked all the way back to the show’s original mystery: the...

DC’s live-action Titans TV show will include Jason Todd

Here’s an interesting nugget of news for comic book fans: the upcoming live-action Titans TV series, which DC Entertainment is planning to launch on its own streaming service later this year, will feature the iconic character Jason Todd. In the DC Comics source material, Jason Todd was the second of Bruce Wayne’s young wards to...

Buffy The Vampire Slayer: network head is open to a reboot

Joss Whedon’s Buffy The Vampire Slayer TV series remains a cornerstone of geek culture, a show beloved around the globe. Today we’ve learned that Fox, the network that made Buffy, seems to be open to bringing it back – if Whedon ever wants to. Buffy The Vampire Slayer originally ran for 144 episodes between 1997...

X-Men: Dark Phoenix is “more of a drama”, says Cyclops actor

Tye Sheridan, who debuted as Scott Summers/Cyclops in X-Men: Apocalypse, has been chatting about this next appearance in Fox’s mutant-stuffed, Marvel-inspired universe. Sheridan will reprise the role of Cyclops in X-Men: Dark Phoenix, which will put the powerful potential of Sophie Turner’s Jean Grey right at the forefront of proceedings. In a new interview, Sheridan...

Female cop comedy on the way from Crazy Ex-Girlfriend producers

Three of the producers behind The CW’s excellent musical comedy series, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, have signed a deal with Paramount Players to develop a female-led cop comedy feature film. Crazy Ex-Girlfriend showrunner Aline Brosh McKenna and her producer collaborators Rachel Specter and Audrey Wauchope will work together once again on this as-yet-untitled movie project. Specter and...

Why a Freaks & Geeks revival hasn’t happened

Before Judd Apatow was the director known for Knocked Up and The 40 Year-Old Virgin, he was an executive producer on a short-lived but much-loved school-set TV series: Freaks & Geeks was the show, and its young cast featured Linda Cardellini, James Franco, Seth Rogen and Jason Segel. There are a lot of reasons why...

Tully trailer: Charlize Theron’s parenting comedy looks brilliant

Tully looks like it could be something really special. This upcoming comedy flick heralds from writer Diablo Cody and director Jason Reitman, the same duo that brought us Juno and Young Adult. Their star from the latter of those two films, Charlize Theron, returns here to tackle the topic of parenting. Theron’s Marlo and Mark...