Posts Tagged ‘Television’
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Spidey Joins Marvel Superhero Circus

by Alex Beanon February 10, 2015
It’s official – Sony’s Spider-man will join the Disney/Marvel Comics-based superhero movie and television universe with his appearance in a Marvel-run movie and then will appear in a Sony-run film after that – specifically on July 28, 2017. With the announcement that Spidey will occupy the late July release date slot in 2017, some films […]

Sony Launches PlayStation Vue

by Alex Beanon November 13, 2014
Using their video game console as a launch pad, Sony has officially launched PlayStation Vue – a web-based television viewing service offering 75 channels and video-on-demand selections in its initial outing. Out of the approximately 35 million domestic users in the desirable 18-35 demographic age range, select Sony PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 users will […]


Disney’s Cinderella And Jungle Book Headed For Turner

by Alex Beanon October 20, 2014
Disney’s “Cinderella” and “The Jungle Book” live-action reboots are scheduled to hit the movie theaters next year and when they are both done with their theatrical runs, they will be making their television premieres on a Turner network station as Turner purchased the network television premiere rights for both upcoming films with “Cinderella” being slated […]

It Looks Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs And Television Series

by Alex Beanon October 11, 2014
The hit animated film series “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” will be getting an animated television series based on the films in a collaboration between Sony and DHX Media [“Yo Gabba Gabba”] that will result in 26 traditional 22-minute episodes of the show. The “Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs” television series has not […]


Constantine Awarded Three Extra Scripts

by Alex Beanon October 8, 2014
The new NBC comic book-based series “Constantine” has been awarded three extra scripts for its fledgling season. The series, based on the “Hellblazer” DC comic book, stars Matt Ryan in the leading role of John Constantine who is a combination con man/supernatural detective who must inevitably attempt to save humanity from the evils of the […]

Nicholas D’Agosto Will Be Two-Face In Gotham

by Alex Beanon October 3, 2014
Nicholas D’Agosto [“Masters of Sex”] will play the role of Two-Face [aka Harvey Dent] in the Batman-themed “Gotham” television drama series on Fox. Two-Face begins as assistant district attorney Harvey Dent – an ally of Batman’s fight against crime in Gotham City – but when mob boss Sal Maroni tosses acid at him, causing his […]


CW’s The Flash Adds Three Scripts

by Alex Beanon September 22, 2014
The CW cable network ordered three backup scripts for their fledgling superhero drama television series “The Flash” – indicating almost a certainty that the series will be picked up for a second season. “The Flash” will premiere on October 7, 2014. Source: Deadline Hollywood

TNT Acquires Television Rights To Marvel Films

by Alex Beanon September 18, 2014
If you want to watch the various superhero-themed movies from Marvel on television in the future, chances are you will be tuning into the TNT cable network. That’s because TNT has purchased the network broadcast rights to the next five Marvel feature films beginning with “The Avengers: Age of Ultron”. Each Marvel film will show […]


Titans May Go Live Action On TNT

by Alex Beanon September 12, 2014
The DC Comics universe continues to go the live-action route as the latest candidate for a live-action drama – a la “Arrow” and “The Flash” – are the “Teen Titans”, who are awaiting the green light for a pilot episode to be aired on the TNT cable network. “Titans”, the TNT pilot, will be focused […]

DreamWorks Animation Teams Up With Studio Mir

by Alex Beanon August 29, 2014
DreamWorks Animation has signed a co-production deal with South Korea’s Studio Mir – creators of the popular “The Legend of Korra” series. The pair will develop up to four series over the next four years. Each series will consist of 78 episodes. Source: Variety