Lucasfilm Hires YouTube Deepfaker

*The Mandalorian Season 2 Spoilers Lucasfilm hires YouTuber, Shamook, best known for fixing Mandalorian’s Season 2 finale. At the end of The Mandalorian season 2, Luke Skywalker flies in to save the day. After demolishing robotic Dark Troopers, Skywalkers takes Grogu (Baby Yoda) for Jedi training. An epic moment was forgotten by the lackluster CGIContinue reading “Lucasfilm Hires YouTube Deepfaker”

New Star Trek Finds Its Director

According to Deadline, a new Star Trek film enters warp speed at Paramount after finding its director and writers. Matt Shakman of WandaVision is set to direct the new Star Trek film. He’ll work with JJ Abrams’ Bad Robot production company. Shakeman has been a rising star following the success of WandaVision. Hopefully, he canContinue reading “New Star Trek Finds Its Director”

Witcher Convention Announced

Netflix and CD Projekt Red are teaming up for a Witcher-themed convention. This online con unites the Henry Cavil version with Geralt of the games. Netflix has been developing additional projects in The Witcher universe. This includes a prequel set in the early days of the Witcher faction. Another is anime, furthering Netflix’s investment inContinue reading “Witcher Convention Announced”

Netflix Shows Off Their Love For Geeks All Week

Netflix has been celebrating geek culture this week with their Geeked Week Event. They revealed new shows and discussed current projects. It was a fun week for those of us in the Geekdom. Here are some of the reveals from each day. Monday Army of Thieves Zack Snyder’s Army Universe is set to expand. AContinue reading “Netflix Shows Off Their Love For Geeks All Week”

DC Animation Has Big Plans and Returning Favorites

DC Animation continues to create movies based on the most popular and riveting stories in DC’s archive. Previous stories include Batman: Hush, Justice League Dark: Apokolips War, and (my personal favorite) Flashpoint. The next titles on the docket will challenge established roles and reignite legendary creators. InjusticeFirst, a popular fighting game from the Mortal KombatContinue reading “DC Animation Has Big Plans and Returning Favorites”

Adult Swim Classics Get New Movies

Adult Swim is giving long-time fan closure on some of their most iconic shows. Metalocalype, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, and Venture Bros. are all getting new movies. They will premiere on Adult Swim and HBO Max. Fans of these shows, especially Venture Bros., have demanded more content. Aqua Teen is light on continuous stories butContinue reading “Adult Swim Classics Get New Movies”

New Photos from ‘House of the Dragon’

New images from HBO’s “House of the Dragon” were released today on Twitter. They show five of the show’s new characters. First, we see Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen on the beach with Prince Daemon Targaryen. Rhaenyra is the eldest daughter of King Viserys I. She was raised to rule Westeros but when her father had aContinue reading “New Photos from ‘House of the Dragon’”

Loki Now Releasing June 9th

“Loki” star, Tom Hiddleston, announced this morning that the series is moving to Wednesday starting June 9th. This differs from Disney+’s Friday releases for “Wandavision” and “The Falcon and The Winter Soldier.” In the announcement video, Hiddleston claims Loki is “incredibly heroic himself.” This is likely telegraphing the redemption are for Loki throughout the series.Continue reading “Loki Now Releasing June 9th”

Emilia Clarke Joining the ‘Secret Invasion’ Cast

Emilia Clarke is in final talks to join the ‘Secret Invasion’ cast. There is no information yet on what role the ‘Game of Thrones’ actress would play. She will be joining Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Kingsley Ben-Adir, and Olivia Coleman. Filming is in the early stages, and little is known outside the comic bookContinue reading “Emilia Clarke Joining the ‘Secret Invasion’ Cast”

LeVar Burton Wants to Host Jeopardy

The search for a new Jeopardy host continues, but a new contender is gaining steam. A petition requesting Star Trek and Reading Rainbow’s LeVar Burton to become the new host has nearly 200,000 signatures. It has gained additional attention after recently being posted by the actor on his Twitter account.  The petition was created shortlyContinue reading “LeVar Burton Wants to Host Jeopardy”

“Obi-Wan Kenobi” Adds More Cast Members

Disney+’s Obi-Wan Kenobi series is taking shape after adding 10 new cast members. Unknown Roles Known Roles Piesse and Edgerton presumably will reprise their roles as Aunt Beru and Uncle Owen from the prequels. This also hints at a young Luke Skywalker joining the series. Previous Casting Both McGregor and Christensen will be returning. FilmingContinue reading ““Obi-Wan Kenobi” Adds More Cast Members”

Netflix Testing a Crackdown on Password Sharing

Netflix has begun testing a new warning system for users who share accounts. The small test group confirms a prompt appears, asking users to either verify ownership or sign up for “your own account to keep watching.” Historically, Netflix has been passive in the practice of sharing passwords. According to CNBC and Magid, a thirdContinue reading “Netflix Testing a Crackdown on Password Sharing”

Avatar Franchise Expanding

Nickelodeon is launching Avatar Studio and plans to expand the Avatar franchise. Creators Michael DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko will run the studio. The first project on the docket is a new theatrical release.  “Avatar: The Last Airbender and Korra have grown at least ten-fold in popularity since their original hit runs on Nickelodeon, and Ramsey Naito (Head ofContinue reading “Avatar Franchise Expanding”

Spider-Man and Loki Release Dates

Marvel fans rejoice, we have Spider-Man and Loki release dates! After a series of fake names posted by the cast of Spider-Man, they released the official title this morning. Spider-Man: No Way Home will hit theaters on December 17th. According to Tom Holland, this is the most ambitious standalone superhero movie to date. Likely dueContinue reading “Spider-Man and Loki Release Dates”

Constantine Series in the Works at HBO Max

Constantine is getting a new live-action series coming to HBO Max. Warner will be casting a new “non-white” actor for the role. The previous actors to play Constantine are Keanu Reeves in the 2005 film and Matt Ryan in the CW series. JJ Abrams will be producing the new project and plans to cross itContinue reading “Constantine Series in the Works at HBO Max”