And now we have four of the seven. Director Zack Snyder tweeted late this evening the first official photo of Game of Thrones actor Jason Momoa as Arthur, King of Atlantis, better know to the world as Aquaman. There is only one true King. #unitetheseven pic.twitter.com/RDFG8jbuI6 — ZackSnyder (@ZackSnyder) February 20, 2015 It has been sometime since Snyder let anything official out from the Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice set and now we get a major reveal! The hashtag #UnitetheSeven refers to the Justice League, and it’s seven founding members, Batman (Ben Affleck), Superman (Henry Cavill) and Wonder … Continue reading
Just when you thought the CW hit series, The Flash, couldn’t get any cooler, this happens. The freshman superhero series announced today that Star Wars actor Mark Hamill will be appearing in an episode later this season. He will be playing James Jesse, a/k/a the Trickster, a character he originally played back in 1990, on the previous Flash series. This time Hamill’s Trickster takes a new(-ish) slant on the character. The Trickster will be “an anarchist terrorist con man serving a life sentence in Iron Heights who helps Barry (Grant Gustin) and Det. West (Jesse L. Martin) to foil … Continue reading
Get your popcorn, and a really big drink, because there will be at least a dozen DC Entertainment movies between now and 2020. Also coming are more Lego Movies, and three films in the Harry Potter spin-off series Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Announced today to Warner Brother shareholders by WB CEO Kevin Tsujihara during the company’s shareholder meeting. 2 films a year, beginning in 2016 with Batman v. Superman Dawn for Justice, have been confirmed to be in development over the following 5 years. 2016 – BvS, and The Suicide Squad. A Suicide Squad … Continue reading
October in New York, my favorite time of year in my favorite place in the world. The air is crisp, the leaves in Central Park are just starting to change. The Yankees are in the Post-… what? They didn’t make the playoffs? Well that’s ok, because there is still New York Comic Con going on this year! Ah, The Jacob Javits Center, you will never find a greater hive of scum and villainy… and geeks. The first day of NYCC is usually the most sparsely attended, and if today was any indication, it’s going to be a busy weekend on … Continue reading
Up until now, the CW has focused on the lighter side of the super-heroics with its ad campaign for freshman series The Flash, catching arrows, and speed traps and the like. But the newest trailer which began airing this week focuses a bit more on the dangers of being the “Fastest Man Alive”, and along the way showcases some of the pretty cool speed effects, which, for a show about a super speedster, is pretty important. Check it out below Pretty fast, right?