Episode #346 – Tales of the Conglomocorps

Another week means another podcast, the guys are talking all the entertainment and pop culture news that was put on hold around D23!

  • Comcast/NBCU considering a merger w/WBD?
  • Brie Larson’s character’s name in Fast X
  • Magic Mike 3 going theatrical
  • Iron Claw casting
  • Dallas Sting shuts down 6 weeks before production scheduled to start
  • David Harbour and Orlando Bloom sign onto Gran Turismo adaptation
  • Babylon trailer
  • Madeleine Petsch to star in Strangers reboot
  • New Karate Kid movie connects to the original but not Cobra Kai
  • 4 join the cast of SNL
  • Paramount considering shuttering Showtime and merging it with P+
  • Butch & Sundance remake @ Amazon
  • Blade Runner 2099 series moving forward @ Amazon
  • G4 not doing well
  • Rogue Squadron pulled from the schedule
  • No new Star Wars movie in theaters until Dec, 2025
  • Titus Welliver is Lex Luthor on Titans
  • HBO Max passes on Constantine series
  • Constantine sequel w/Keanu moving forward
  • Ant-Man 3 writer Jeff Loveness will write Kang Dynasty

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Episode #344 – Glee Was Definitely Cursed

If you like tangents, you’ve come to the right place! The guys even cover the week’s entertainment and pop culture news in between. They’re talking stories like:

  • GameStop stock movie “Dumb Money” moving forward
  • The Goldbergs killing off Jeff Garlin
  • Rutherford Falls canceled
  • 3 more not returning to SNL
  • Quantum Leap key art and teaser
  • Beverly Hills Cop: Axel Foley
  • Disney exploring new membership program
  • “Weird” trailer 
  • No Fandome this year
  • Harley Quinn renewed!
  • Werewolf By Night villain cast?
  • Ben Kingsley joins the cast of Wonder Man
  • Thunderbolts rumors

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Episode #342 – Yikes

Another week brings another podcast from the guys. They’ve got you covered on all the week’s entertainment and pop culture news.

  • RIP Wolfgang Petersen
  • Regal’s parent company, Cineworld, filing for bankruptcy
  • Baby goose joins Ocean’s 11 prequel…
  • Ferris Bueller spin-off about the valets that took the Ferrari for a joyride
  • Disney developing Big Thunder Mountain movie
  • National Treasure 3 script sent to Nic Cage
  • Days Gone movie in development
  • Neve Campbell joins ABC drama Avalon
  • Jurassic World: Dominion extended edition coming to Peacock
  • John Wick prequel moves to Peacock from Starz
  • Jonathan Kent being recast
  • Nextstar purchase of The CW goes through
  • Cobra Kai season 5 trailer
  • Wednesday teaser 
  • WBD continues to gut HBO Max
  • RIPD….2…?
  • Big studio complex planned for DTLA
  • Ezra Miller heading to vaguely worded “mental health treatment”
  • Per Dwayne, Black Adam deserved his own movie
  • Emelia Clarke possibly will be playing G’iah/Gloria Warner in Secret Invasion

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Episode #340 – WTF @ WBD?

Boy did this week blow up. We have some regular news but it gets shot out of the water with the happenings over at Warner Bros. Discovery. Give it a listen.

  • Nick Offerman joins MI 8
  • Doug Liman’s Jake Gyllenhjaal Roadhouse remake rounds out its cast
  • Everything Everywhere All At Once directors Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert (The Daniels) sign 5 year ‘pact’ with Universal
  • Godzilla vs. Kong Origins
  • Noted non Latino (Portuguese/Swedish, and Russian Jewish) James Franco to play Fidel Castro
  • The Flash will end with a shortened season 9
  • Keanu jumps to ‘TV’ will play the lead in The Devil in the White City
  • Roku will bow live stage play of Heathers the Musical
  • Leaked Tomb Raider script seems real after Square DMCAs it.
  • Andor trailer, series delayed until 9/21, 3 episodes dropping
  • Matt Reeves will not direct The Penguin series
  • Joker: Folie a Deux set for Late 2024
  • Oscar Isaac teases a Moon Knight season 2
  • The Flight Attendants Zosia Mamet joins Madame Inn Webb
  • The complete dismantling of the DCEU and other WBD properties.
  • Batgirl fully canceled and shelved at WBD
  • Scoob! sequel canceled
  • Supergirl may suffer the Batgirl fate
  • Strange Adventures (the DC-set anthology) is dead
  • HBOMax quietly removes 6 streaming movies from it’s platform
  • Aquabro 2 reportedly switches out a Micheal Keaton Batman scene with a Batfleck one
  • Weekly Ezra Miller update: They’re still nuts
  • Related: WBD is still planning on moving forward with The Flash movie
  • Walter Hamada threatened to quit following the Batgirl cancelation
  • A full restructuring of the DCEU and a 10 year plan is coming
  • HBOMax and Discovery+ to combine in summer 2023
  • Stock has plummeted in reaction

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Episode #338 – Who Even Cares, Go Watch The Wakanda Forever Teaser Again

Lots of news and non news from SDCC 2022 ahead!

  • Dungeons & Dragons trailer
  • Disney is adapting the Neil Gaiman book The Graveyard
  • Mortal Kombat is getting a sequel
  • Netflix Ad supported tier won’t have everything that regular tier offers
  • The streaming giant also lost 1million subscribers
  • In things that also look bad, The Munsters is getting dumped on Netflix
  • X-Men ‘97 gets release date and first look
  • National Treasure Edge of History teaser
  • Disney in talks to stream newest season of Doctor Who
  • Warrior begins shooting season 3
  • House of the Dragon teaser
  • Kurt and Wyatt Russell join AppleTV+ Godzilla
  • For All Mankind renewed
  • Following the sexual misconduct claims Vince McMahon retires from WWE
  • Amandla Stenberg to lead The Acolyte
  • SDCC News
  • DC doesn’t mention most of it’s upcoming slate
  • No more SnyderVerse Jim Lee says
  • Shazam: Fury of the Gods trailer
  • Black Adam teaser
  • The Sandman trailer
  • Madame Web delayed 3 months
  • MCU Phases 4, 5 and 6 are called The Multiverse Saga
  • Phase 4 remaining projects
  • Phase 5
    • Ant-Man teaser 
    • Secret Invasion
    • Guardians vol 3 villain is the High Evolutionary played by Chukwudi Iwuji
    • Daredevil and Kingpin confirmed for Echo
    • Daredevil Born Again
    • Agatha title change, House of Harkness -> Coven of Chaos
    • Captain America: New World Order
    • Thunderbolts confirmed
  • Phase 6
    • Fantastic Four – 11/08/2024
    • Avengers: The Kang Dynasty – 5/2/2025
    • Avengers: Secret Wars – 11/07/2025

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Episode #336 – Sometimes They Become The Beef

This week Ryan’s out and Rick is in. He and Loren got you covered on the week’s entertainment and pop culture news. Stranger Things spoilers at 01:53:46, Ms Marvel spoilers at 02:07:47

  • RIP James Caan, Tony Sirico, Gregory Itzin
  • Weekly Ezra Miller update?
  • Clerks III trailer
  • James Cameron may not direct Avatars 4 and 5
  • Final Destination 6 will switch up the franchise formula
  • Ti West shot the X prequel ‘Pearl’  in secret right after X
  • Pussy Island is the new Knives Inn
  • Howdy Neighbor!: 7 former Disney stars join LGBTQ+ horror film
  • Thanks to Maverick’s billdo, Top Gun 3 in the work
  • Steve Yeun and R Pats will star in Bong Joon Ho’s next film
  • Nic Cage series Highfire moves from Amazon to P+
  • P+ renews Evil for 4th season.
  • Stranger Things 5 will be shorter than 4
  • Netflix and Upside Down Pictures come to deal for a Stranger Things spinoff
  • Netflix gets in the Johnny Depp game for some reason
  • Netflix offers spatial audio in cahoots with Seinheiser, catching up with the feature decent stereo receivers have had for like a decade
  • Netflix no longer wants to hear from its employee’s feedback
  • Muppets Mayhem crew true to name involved in a late night crash
  • Light & Magic trailer
  • HBO Max halts original productions across large parts of Europe
  • NFL Sunday ticket might be it’s own streaming service
  • Will Ferrell and Reese Witherspoon star in Amazon wedding comedy
  • Giant Bowser LEGO set on it’s way
  • Vince McMahon is still awful. To the tune of $12m
  • Karate Kid game that no one knew about getting a sequel
  • RoboCop Rogue City FPS
  • Terminator open world game teased by Nacon
  • Cap 4 director revealed. Julius Onah
  • Kevin Feige tried to warn Sony. May just remove their characters from the MCU
  • Charlie Cox and Vincent D’Onofrio coming back for Echo
  • Mike Epps joins Madame Webb
  • Thor 4 made lots of money, surprising no one. $143mil domestic, $302mil total worldwide. Reviews have been mixed.
  • DeWanda Wise cast in Chris Pine’s directorial debut, Poolman

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Episode #334 – Unstable Connection

Ryan does the heavy lifting this week as Loren has some pretty terrible internet issues. They still talk the week’s news and get into Ms Marvel (spoilers at 45:29) and the Obi Wan finale (spoilers at 48:04)

  • Weekly Ezra Miller update.
  • Leigh Whannel making a Green Hornet and Kato movie
  • Furiosa synopsis
  • My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 starts shooting in Greece
  • Top Gun: Maverick gets its bildo
  • Yellowstone prequel goes from 1932 to 1923
  • Netflix: More layoffs and ads are officially coming
  • Gina Rodriguez and Zachary Levi join Spy Kids reboot
  • Stranger Things spinoff in development
  • BTTF the Musical is coming
  • Tarantino inches closer to opening The Vista
  • Kraven the Hunter will be about a nature loving… Hunter
  • Sydney Sweeney thinks Madame Web will be bigger than life itself

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Episode #332 – Jack McCoy Drops Dong

The guys are back and this one is all over the place in the best way. They’ve got you covered on all the week’s news plus get into their thoughts on some of the best genre shows of the week. Spoilers for the following:
Stranger Things – 01:34:11, Ms. Marvel – 01:41:50, Obi-Wan – 01:49:22

  • Jurassic World Dominion is the worst reviewed of the series
  • Ghostbusters cinematic universe
  • Duke Nukem in development with the Cobra Kai guys
  • Will Roman realize he’s in a movie?
  • Jack’s back for L&O 22
  • Squid Game officially renewed for season 2
  • Prey to be available in Comanche
  • Made for Love canceled
  • Demimonde not moving forward over budget concerns
  • Taika’s Star Wars script not finished yet
  • Ezra Miller accused of grooming
  • Joker 2 moving forward
  • Black Adam trailer
  • No Way Home re-release
  • Thunderbolts has a writer and a director

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Episode #330 – Spacer Things

We’re back and it’s Celebration Weekend! But don’t worry there’s other news too. Obi Wan spoilers @ 01:39:38

  • RIP Ray Liotta
  • Indy 5 first image looks like an (old man) Indiana Jones image
  • Rita Moreno joins Fast X
  • MI: DR P1 trailer
  • National Treasure 3 in development
  • Anthony Anderson not returning for L&O season 22
  • Night Court reboot images
  • Blood & Treasure moves to P+ for season 2
  • Jodie Foster to lead True Detective season 4
  • Horizon Zero Dawn series in development
  • The Gray Man trailer
  • Willow trailer
  • Speed Racer @ AppleTV+
  • NFL+ streaming service
  • Blue Beetle costume shots
  • Black Adam trailer – 6/08
  • Taika Waititi movie is the next theatrical release, late 2023
  • Andor trailer
  • Skeleton Crew
  • Lando on hold until Donald Glover’s schedule frees up
  • Ahsoka news
  • Mando season 3
  • Tales of the Jedi animated anthology series
  • Young Jedi Adventures (animated)
  • Lego Star Wars Summer Vacation special on D+
  • The Bad Batch S2 teaser
  • Jedi Survivor

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Episode #326 – The Assassination of Egon Spengler by The Coward Jason Reitman

Another week, another episode. The guys are back and have you covered on all the entertainment and pop culture news.

  • Justin Lin takes a Fast-X-it
  • Mission: Impossible Dead Reckoning – Part 1
  • Avatar: The Way of Water trailer coming
  • ‘Venom 3′ and ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ Sequel in the Works at Sony
  • The Conners likely getting picked up for season 5
  • Pete Davidson gets his own Curb-like show on Peacock
  • James Corden leaving Late Late Show
  • Batwoman and Legends of Tomorrow canceled
  • WB cuts scripted programming at TNT/TBS
  • Most of the original cast returning for That 90’s Show
  • Space Force canceled
  • Tudum, which was a thing, laid off a bunch of people
  • Schitt’s Creek moving to Hulu
  • Noonan’s Bar spinoff
  • Charter and Comcast teaming up for their own streaming service
  • Roku makes a deal w/Lionsgate
  • Neal Adams RIP
  • Lucasfilm working on another animated anthology
  • The Batman 2 confirmed
  • The Marvels and Ant-Man 3 swap dates
  • Jon Watts departs FF

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