Month: February 2019

Star Trek Discovery Gets Third Season Renewal

CBS All Access has renewed ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ for a third season.  The show will also add a new co-showrunner in Michelle Paradise.  Paradise joined the show in the second season alongside co-showrunner Alex Kurtzman after the departure of Aaron Harberts and Gretchen J. Berg.  ‘Discovery’ is currently airing its second season on the streaming service.  The […]

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Jonathan Frakes Confirms He’ll Direct New Picard Series

Jonathan Frakes has confirmed that he’ll direct Patrick Stewart in the upcoming ‘Picard’ series on CBS All Access.  Speaking on The Writer Experience podcast, Frakes outlined his upcoming projects: Now my season looks like Star Trek: Discovery – the new wonderful Star Trek series, the Picard show – which Patrick [Stewart] is launching, and The Orville, […]

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There Is An Animated Gremlins Series Being Developed

Warner Bros is developing an animated series based on the 1984 movie ‘Gremlins’.  The series is said to focus in on the adventures of Mogwai and Mr. Wing, the initial keeper of Gizmo we are introduced to in the movie.  Warner Bros is developing the series for their new, you guessed it, streaming service.  Amblin Television […]

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Genre Titles Fared Well In The 2019 Oscar Ceremonies

The 2019 Oscar ceremonies have been held and films in the Science Fiction/Fantasy realm fared pretty well this year.  While “Black Panther” didn’t take home best picture, it did pick up the first three awards granted to Marvel.  It scored awards for Costume Design, Production Design, and Original Score.  And ‘Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’ took the award for […]

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Black Widow Will Not Come With An ‘R’ Rating

Ever since the solo ‘Black Widow’ film was announced, fans have been whispering about the possibility that the movie might fetch an ‘R’ rating.  Running on the idea that ‘Deadpool’ and ‘Logan’ were successful hero movies with a harder rating the community not unreasonably thought that Kevin Feige, the Marvel Cinematic Universe overlord,  might want to push one of […]

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The Sounds Of Thunder Keep Star Trek Discovery At Warp

As promised a few weeks ago, we are now getting to see a new side of Commander Saru.  An encounter with a dying entity in ‘An Obol for Charon’ initiates vahar’ai in the Kelpian officer, causing his threat ganglia to wither and fall off and his fear to disappear along with them.  At the time he felt […]

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Ace Chemicals Finally Comes To Gotham ‘Gotham’ doesn’t want to leave us without packing it all into these final episodes, and ‘Ace Chemicals’ was no different.  You don’t need to be overly aware of ‘Batman’ lore to know that the Ace Chemical plant is where the Joker goes through his transformation into the Clown Prince of Crime.  Really, […]

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Get That Extra Smart TV You Want For A Really Low Price

So you’ve been wanting a smaller TV for another room in your house, but the choices and options are a little overwhelming?  Well, here is a good price on a couple of decent TV’s that might help clear things up.  You can grab the Insignia or Toshiba 32″ Fire TV models for just $99.99 right now […]

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ThinkGeek Is Having A Buy Two Get One Free Funko Sale

How much more do I have to say, really?  Stop reading right now and head to ThinkGeek to get your Funko savings.  Supplies are limited and this deal won’t last long.  Hey, and if anyone wants to send me an 8bit Altered Beast, well, I won’t complain.  Just head to ThinkGeek’s website or one of […]

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Gwyneth Paltrow Announces Retirement From The MCU

With this chapter of the Marvel Cinematic Universe wrapping up in ‘Avengers: Endgame’, the announcement of people leaving the film universe will start to become more common.  The latest to depart is Gwyneth Paltrow.  Paltrow has been around since the inception of the MCU in 2008′s ‘Iron Man’.  She has reprised her role of Pepper Potts in ‘Iron […]

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