Time to Meet The Muppets, Again

ABC will be launching a new Muppet series this fall, and the folks at San Diego Comic Con got a sneak peak at the new show in advance of everyone else. Well, like Star Wars and the Suicide Squad, the studio has decided to make the special presentation available online for everyone to see.  Don’t believe me?   Well here it is, straight from ABC’s youtube page.   Not show in the clip was the “show within the show” as a large part of the series will center around Miss Piggy, and her late night talk show, Up Late With Miss … Continue reading

Adrianne Palicki’s Mockingbird Bumped Up To SHIELD Series Regular

  Adrianne Palicki, and her character Bobbi “Mockingbird” Morse, will be hanging around with the S.H.I.E.L.D team for a while longer, as the actress has just been signed as a series regular for the rest of the second season of the Marvel TV series, when it returns in March.   She first appeared in the series in the 5th episode this season, A Hen in the Wolf House. Palicki hasn’t been a stranger to comic book series, but oddly enough until her turn as Bobbi Morse, all her appearances have been in DC related series.  She was cast as Wonder Woman … Continue reading

Avengers: Age of Ultron – First Look!

  Marvel had planned to début the first trailer for the Avengers: Age of Ultron during last night’s Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., but of course the internet happened, and we all got to see that a little earlier than they planned. Marvel wisely decided to put a better quality version of the trailer on their youtube page, and in doing so, set a record, notching over 34 million views in the first 24 hours (and is rapidly approaching 50 million).  But that left ABC without a draw for the weekly Marvel Cinematic Universe series, so Marvel added a little something … Continue reading

Hush Little Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. don’t say a word; Adrianne Palicki will being playing Mockingbird

  Adrianne Palicki (G.I. Joe: Retaliation) will finally play a comic book character on television.  The almost Wonder Woman has been cast as Barbara “Bobbi”Morse a/k/a Mockingbird for an episode of  Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Besides Wonder Woman, Palicki also appeared in the Aquaman pilot shot for the WB a few years back. This will be her first comic book inspired performance to actually make it to the screen. The character has a lot of history with the Avengers, having briefly been married to  Hawkeye, and was a founding member of offshoot group The West Coast Avengers. Morse will be … Continue reading

Daredevil has found it’s Kingpin

More Netflix news today.  This time is it’s not a rumor that turns out to be a bit premature. Marvel’s Daredevil Netflix series has cast Former Law & Order actor Vincent D’Onofrio as crime boss Wilson Fisk a/k/a The Kingpin.  With a diverse resume that includes Full Metal Jacket, Men in Black, and Mystic Pizza, the addition of D’Onofrio shows the Marvel’s commitment to quality to the direct to web series.  Fisk is being described as “a powerful businessman whose interests in the future of Hell’s Kitchen will bring him into conflict with the blind attorney Matt Murdock and his … Continue reading