Creator Neil Gaiman seems a little glum that Netflix has yet to renew The Sandman TV series for another season. The bloodshed at HBO Max continues, including the upcoming Batman animated series from Bruce Timm and JJ Abrams. Also, showrunner Erik Kripke teases the first episode of the fourth season of The boys. Pay attention to spoilers!
Planet of the Apes
Deadline reports Thisit is Owen Teague has been cast as “the main primate” in Wes Ball’s upcoming entry into the Planet of the Apes franchise.
HBO Max has canceled production of its animated space opera, Driftwood according Variety.
Merry Little Batman/The Amazing World of Gumball: The Movie/The Day the Earth Exploded: A Looney Tunes Movie/Bye Bye Bunny: A Looney Tunes Musical/Did I do this on vacation? A story by Steve Urkel
HBO Max has also canceled its planned Damien Wayne and Steve Urkel Christmas movies, the Amazing World of Gumball movie and two Looney Tunes projects with Daffy, Porky and Bugs Bunny. However, “Warner Bros. Animation will continue production” of the films as “they are purchased from other outlets.”
Rebel Moon: Part 2
According VarietyZack Snyder’s next sci-fi movie rebel moon already planning a sequel after receiving “$16.6 million in California tax credits.” The outlet notes both rebel moon the films are currently “set to cost $83 million each in in-state ‘qualified’ spending alone, which excludes ‘over the line’ costs like actor and director salaries.”
Disney live action Pinocchio will now premiere September 8 on Disney+.
Production is officially over Insidious 5 according to director/star Patrick Wilson and his girlfriend Dagmara Domincyzk on social networks.
something in the dirt
Meanwhile, two neighbors decide to document the portal to another dimension they found inside their apartment building in the trailer for Benson and Moorehead’s latest film, something in the dirt.
Batman: Crusader Caped
HBO Max also canceled its new Batman animated series by Bruce Timm and JJ Abrams. However, “Warner Bros. Animation will also continue” production while [the project] is purchased at other outlets.
The sand man
Neil Gaiman also confirmed The sand man will be purchased on other networks, if Netflix decides not to go ahead with a second season.
The season premiere of The boys’ The fourth season is titled “Department of Dirty Tricks”, according to Eric Kripke on Twitter.
Roswell, New Mexico
A conflicted Liz makes a fateful decision in the trailer for “Two sparrows in a hurricane“, next week’s penultimate episode of Roswell, New Mexico.
Finally, the name “She-Hulk” is baptized by the media in a new trailer for this week’s episode.
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