Get up close with Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ take on Ghidorah. Disney’s Jungle Cruise movie gets a delay. Stephen Amell dispels a suitably ludicrous rumour about the DC/CW crossover. Plus, a bizarre look at Freddy Krueger’s return, and what’s to come in next week’s Doctor Who. To me, my spoilers!
New set photos from Just Jared reveal Brett Cullen as Thomas Wayne and Joaquin Phoenix falling on his face.
— JustJared.com (@JustJared) October 21, 2018
According to That Hashtag Show, a motion capture Mouse Guard movie budgeted at $US150 million ($211 million) begins filming this January in Los Angeles. Maze Runner director Wes Ball is slated to helm.
Godzilla: King of the Monsters
A new image from Total Film gives us an obscured look at King Ghidorah.
Men in Black
Chris Hemsworth has wrapped filming on the new Men in Black.
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That’s a wrap on MIB for me!! From London to Morocco to Italy and NYC. Thank you to all the fantastic cast and crew who took part on this epic journey and our director F.Gary Gray, cheers for the fun times, big laughs and solid memories. Can’t wait to show what we’ve put together. see you all soon #MIB @tessamaethompson
Originally slated for a 19 October 2019 US release, Disney’s Jungle Cruise has been pushed back to 24 July 2020.
IT’S OFFICIAL - JULY 24th, 2020.
Ladies and gentlemen and children of all ages.
My partner in crime, Emily Blunt and I, lovingly invite you to join us for THE ADVENTURE OF A LIFETIME.
All aboard...????@DisneyStudios JUNGLE CRUISE
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— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) October 19, 2018
James Wan shared two new photos of Vulko and Orm on their underwater steeds.
— James Wan (@creepypuppet) October 20, 2018
We also have the trailer for Escape Room starring Taylor Russell, Deborah Ann Woll and Tyler Labine. The film concerns a small party solving a futuristic escape room littered with deadly traps and holograms.
UK pop star Paloma Faith has joined the cast as Bet Sykes, “a cruel adversary who will test the courage of young Alfred Pennyworth and his new boss, Thomas Wayne, the future father of Bruce Wayne”. [Deadline]
Vinessa Vidotto has joined the cast of Lucifer as the angel Remiel, Amenadiel’s “under-appreciated” sister. [TV Line]
Azie Tesfai has been cast as Jimmy Olsen’s sister, Kelly Olsen. According to Deadline, “Kelly is an intelligent and insightful woman who spent time in the military in order to pay for medical school. She’s recently discharged from the military and is currently finishing her training as a psychiatrist. She’s got a large heart and cares deeply about others.”
Meanwhile, J’Onn meets Manchester Black in the synopsis for “Ahisma”, the the fourth episode of season four.
When Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) needs help, Alex (Chyler Leigh) asks Lena (Katie McGrath) and Brainiac (Jesse Rath) to team up. Meanwhile, J’onn (David Haredwood) questions his decision to quit the DEO. However, after running into Manchester Black (guest star David Ajala), he realises there are a lot of ways to help his fellow aliens during this tumultuous time. Armen V. Kevorkian directed the episode with story by Eric Carrasco and teleplay by Katie Rose Rogers & Jess Kardos (#404). Original airdate 11/4/2018.
Arrowverse 2018 Crossover
Contrary to fan speculation, Jensen Ackles is not playing Batman, according to officially licensed #1 Grant Gustin fan Stephen Amell.
Let me squash this rumor right now. @JensenAckles was on set tonight because he’s Grant Gustin’s #2 fan (I’m #1) and not because he’s playing The Batman.
— Stephen Amell (@StephenAmell) October 19, 2018
Oliver and Felicity are still tripping over themselves to catch Diaz in the synopsis for “Level Two”, the fourth episode of season seven.
Oliver (Stephen Amell) makes a drastic move in his quest to find Diaz (Kirk Acevedo). Like her husband, Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) pulls out all the stops to get to Diaz. Meanwhile, when arsonists target Rene’s (Rick Gonzalez) community center, injuring Zoe (guest star Eliza Faria) in the process, the mysterious new Green Arrow swoops in to help save the day. Faced with pressure from the mayor to capture the vigilante, Dinah (Juliana Harkavy) must decide if following the rules at all costs is the best plan to keep the city safe. Ben Bray directed the episode written by Emilio Ortega Aldrich & Tonya Kong (#704). Original airdate 11/5/2018.
Legends of Tomorrow
Ray infiltrates a gang trying to bring down the British Monarchy in the synopsis for “Dancing Queen”, premiering November 5.
When the Legends discover a fugitive is hiding in 1970’s London, they realise he is part of a gang that is targeting the British Monarchy. Trying to stop the gang, they realise someone from the Legends must infiltrate them. Surprising everyone, Ray (Brandon Routh) is the one to gain their trust after he is put through a series of tests with help from Sara (Caity Lotz) and Rory (Dominic Purcell). Meanwhile, Gary (guest star Adam Tsekhman) shows Nate (Nick Zano) the ropes at the Time Bureau, but it turns out to be anything other than an ordinary day at the office. Maisie Richardson-Sellers, Matt Ryan and Jes Macallan also star. Kristin Windell directed the episode written by James Eagan & Morgan Faust (#403). Original airdate 11/5/2018.
Raven and Gar enter the Twilight Zone, sort of, in photos from episode three, “Origins”. Head over to Spoiler TV for more.
Robert Englund makes his long-awaited return as Freddy Krueger in a new trailer from Bloody Disgusting.
Finally, The Doctor encounters a few creeps (and creepy crawlies) in the trailer for next week’s incredibly titled “Arachnids in The UK”.
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