Amid WGA’s extended strike—going onto week four, and strong astir it!—it seems for illustration galore studios are hesitant to talk astir upcoming shows. A batch of scraps present and location astir casting and vanished films, but it seems clear that until nan Association of Motion Picture and Television Producers comes to nan WGA’s array to reasonably bargain, not overmuch news is going to happen. We’ve still sewage immoderate bits of buried spoiler treasure, if you tin excavation spoilers, dig!
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Mortal Kombat 2
THR reports Tati Gabrielle is successful “final negotiations” to play Jade successful Mortal Kombat 2.
During a caller question and reply pinch Collider, Sigourney Weaver revealed she “wasn’t asked” to reprise her domiciled arsenic Dana Barrett successful nan presently untitled sequel to Ghostbusters: Afterlife.
The Queen Mary
According to Variety, Vertical has acquired nan U.S. distribution authorities to The Queen Mary, a caller play scary movie from Dracula Untold director, Gary Shore. Set connected Halloween successful 1938, nan movie “chronicles nan mysterious and convulsive events surrounding 1 family’s voyage and really their destinies nexus up pinch those of different family onboard nan water liner into nan coming day.” Alice Eve, Joel Fry, Nell Hudson,William Shockley and Lenny Rush are attached to star.
A caller Flash featurette discusses Michael Keaton’s return arsenic Batman.
Transformers: Rise of nan Beasts
Paramount has released 3 much TV spots for Transformers: Rise of nan Beasts.
Jurassic Shark 3: Seavenge
Jurassic Shark returns for different escapade successful nan the trailer for Seavenge, coming to VOD this June 13.
Relatedly, Deadline reports The CW has bought nan U.S. authorities to The Swarm, an eight-part “eco-thriller” from Germany successful which “an chartless force from nan depths of nan oversea strikes backmost owed to nan reckless curen of nan oceans.” Though an airdate has yet to beryllium set, you’re encouraged to enjoy this clip from nan premiere of an episode successful which various type of whale squad up to eat nan customers of a vessel tour, not dissimilar real events of caller years.
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds
In speech pinch SFX Magazine (via Comic Book), Akiva Goldsman suggested location will maine much astonishment Star Trek cameos successful Strange New Worlds’ upcoming Lower Decks crossover than expected.
I americium arsenic promiscuous arsenic it comes erstwhile we talk nan crossing complete into different bid timelines. I delight successful that. I deliberation our norm is ever it can’t conscionable beryllium fanservice – which is not to opportunity that we don’t emotion servicing fans, but location besides has to beryllium a existent storytelling get. Of which I deliberation location are many. We had a really bully clip doing that and sewage to activity pinch our extended family from nan different show, some connected camera and off. And of people Jonathan Frakes directed it. So successful galore ways it’s a Star Trek pouring pot, that episode. And location are more, but acold beryllium it for maine to spoil…
Collider has an charismatic synopsis for nan eleventh play of Futurama.
After a little ten-year hiatus, Futurama has crawled triumphantly from nan cryogenic tube, its afloat original formed and satirical tone intact. The 10 all-new episodes of play eleven person thing for everyone. New viewers will beryllium capable to prime up nan bid from here, while long-time fans will admit payoffs to decades-long mysteries – including developments successful nan epic emotion communicative of Fry and Leela, nan mysterious contents of Nibbler’s litter box, nan concealed history of evil Robot Santa, and nan whereabouts of Kif and Amy’s tadpoles. Meanwhile there’s a full caller pandemic successful municipality arsenic nan unit explores nan early of vaccines, bitcoin, cancel culture, and streaming TV.
Elsewhere, Riverdale celebrates Halloween — again — successful nan synopsis for “Halloween II” airing June 7.
HALLOWEEN IN RIVERDALE — Veronica (Camila Mendes) decides to big a shade show aft learning that Riverdale doesn’t observe Halloween nan measurement she’s usage to successful LA. Betty (Lili Reinhart) makes nan astir retired of her nighttime retired pinch Archie (KJ Apa) and Reggie (Charles Melton), and Jughead (Cole Sprouse) makes a awesome find successful a enigma brewing successful Riverdale. Madelaine Petsch, Madchen Amick, Casey Cott, Vanessa Morgan and Drew Ray Tanner besides star. Ronald Paul Richard directed nan section written by Felicia Ho (#711). Original airdate 6/7/2023.
House of nan Dragon
Set footage from nan 2nd play of House of nan Dragon reveals a ample CGI prop believed to beryllium nan severed caput of nan dragon, Meleys.
We besides person a fewer caller photos from nan group of nan Fallout TV bid astatine Amazon.
Nick Fury shoots Dermot Mulroney’s chopper pinch a rocket launcher successful a caller trailer for Secret Invasion.
Finally, nan survivors whitethorn aliases whitethorn not make a caller sacrifice to nan Wilderness successful bid to amended their crappy lives successful nan trailer for “Storytelling,” nan 2nd play finale of Yellowjackets.
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