Hugo Weaving Has Zero Interest In Joining Amazon’s ‘Lord of The Rings’ Series

It was recently revealed by Aussie actor Hugo Weaving that he was keen on returning to the Agent Smith role for Lana Wachowski’s Matrix 4, but the director ultimately decided against it.  However, when it comes to being asked to reprise the role of Elrond in future Middle-Earth projects such as Amazon’s Lord of TheContinue reading “Hugo Weaving Has Zero Interest In Joining Amazon’s ‘Lord of The Rings’ Series”

Alan Ritchson To Lead Amazon’s ‘Jack Reacher’ Series

Yesterday, it was announced by Amazon via Deadline that they’ve officially cast Alan Ritchson (Titans, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) as the new Jack Reacher for their Prime Video series, which will be a reboot of the Lee Childs hard-boiled character. Reacher is known to be a hulking figure at 6’5 (Ritchson is 6’4), so theContinue reading “Alan Ritchson To Lead Amazon’s ‘Jack Reacher’ Series”

Lord and Miller Producing Live-Action ‘Spider-Man’ Spin-Off Series ‘Silk’ For Sony – Amazon In Talks To Acquire It

Breaking news! Variety reports that Phil Lord and Chris Miller are set to executive produce alongside Amy Pascal on a live-action series based on the Marvel Comics character Cindy Moon aka Silk, a character that is expected to be explored in future Spider-Verse films. Adding that Lauren Moon may end up writing Silk and AmazonContinue reading “Lord and Miller Producing Live-Action ‘Spider-Man’ Spin-Off Series ‘Silk’ For Sony – Amazon In Talks To Acquire It”

Karl Urban Reaffirms Desire To Reprise Judge Dredd Role In ‘Mega-City One’ Series

Alex Garland’s Dredd is considered a modern cult-hit as the film has done exceptionally well on home video and streaming despite it being a bit of a finical flop when released in theaters back in 2012. The mature comic book film was a reboot of the 2000 AD character Judge Dredd previously portrayed by action-starContinue reading “Karl Urban Reaffirms Desire To Reprise Judge Dredd Role In ‘Mega-City One’ Series”

‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Officially Begins Airing October 30th On Disney+ – Debunks Delay/Reshoot Rumor

Yesterday, some really bad Star Wars rumors were making the rounds from the most unreliable source, YouTube streamer Grace Randolph. She was suggesting that because a trailer for The Mandalorian Season 2 didn’t magically appear during the NBA playoffs that there were extensive Season 2 reshoots ahead and most likely delays. Stating that Disney wasContinue reading “‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Officially Begins Airing October 30th On Disney+ – Debunks Delay/Reshoot Rumor”

Arnold Schwarzenegger Returns To The Spy Genre For Original Skydance Television Series – ‘True Lies’ Series At Disney+ Not Happening?

Arnold Schwarzenegger is finally making his television debut! Deadline reports that Arnold Schwarzenegger and Skydance Television are teaming for an original father-daughter spy adventure series from Scorpion creator Nick Santora.  They also mention that the project will be out to streamers soon but I think it’s obvious we’ll they’ll be taking it.  I would betContinue reading “Arnold Schwarzenegger Returns To The Spy Genre For Original Skydance Television Series – ‘True Lies’ Series At Disney+ Not Happening?”

Netflix Announces 8-Episode ‘Resident Evil’ Series Will Focus On Jade Wesker – ‘The Walking Dead’s Bronwen Hughes To Direct First Two Episodes

Today, it was officially confirmed that Netflix will indeed be making a live-action series based on the Capcom horror video game franchise. They’ve hired Andrew Dabb (Supernatural) to showrun, executive produce, and write the series with executive producer Bronwen Hughes (The Walking Dead) set to direct the first two episodes. The series will also getContinue reading “Netflix Announces 8-Episode ‘Resident Evil’ Series Will Focus On Jade Wesker – ‘The Walking Dead’s Bronwen Hughes To Direct First Two Episodes”

Michael Crichton Sci-Fi Film ‘Sphere’ Getting A Series Reboot At HBO – ‘Westworld’s Denise Thé To Showrun

HBO has had some moderate success with its modern series adaptation of the Michael Crichton film Westworld as the series moves into the fourth season (expected to have six seasons).  Variety has learned that HBO will develop a series based on Crichton’s novel Sphere with Westworld’s Denise Thé set to write, showrun, and produce theContinue reading “Michael Crichton Sci-Fi Film ‘Sphere’ Getting A Series Reboot At HBO – ‘Westworld’s Denise Thé To Showrun”

EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3 Will See The Return of Production Designer Andrew L. Jones

The Ronin has learned The Mandalorian Season 3 is already gathering up crew members and can confirm we will see the return of production designer Andrew L. Jones, who worked on the previous two seasons of the hit live-action Star Wars series airing on Disney+. Jones recently earned a Primetime Emmy nomination for Outstanding ProductionContinue reading “EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3 Will See The Return of Production Designer Andrew L. Jones”

DC FANDOME: Matt Reeves Says His ‘Gotham PD’ Series Takes Place During Batman’s Year One

Back in July, it was announced HBO Max would be developing a series spinoff of Matt Reeves’ The Batman focusing on the Gotham City Police Department with writer and executive producer Terence Winter on board. Winter’s credits include The Sopranos, Wolf of Wall Street, and Boardwalk Empire.  Here is that official press release.  HBO MaxContinue reading “DC FANDOME: Matt Reeves Says His ‘Gotham PD’ Series Takes Place During Batman’s Year One”