Episode #354 – Mastodon, Cat People and Technical Difficulties

Hey folks, quick heads up, the Professor is subbing in for Loren this week, and we had some technical difficulties. Unfortunately, I didn’t catch it until it was too late. So, apologies if you can’t hear one side of the conversation.

Andor spoilers @ 1:16:33

  • RIP Kevin Conroy, Kevin O’Neill and Gallagher
  • Baked
  • John Wick 4 trailer and Ballerina casting updates
  • Jenna Ortega says you won’t notice Neve Campbell missing from S6ream
  • Peacock Premium to start streaming live tv
  • Welcome to Derry
  • Live from Netflix, it’s Chris Rock
  • And Trivia
  • Indy: the series
  • Studio Ghibli content for Disney+ is Grogu short
  • Shawn Levy in talks to direct a Star Wars movie
  • James Gunn and Peter Safran plotting the next 10 years of DCU
  • Charlayne Woodard’s character revealed for Secret Invasion
  • Wakanda Forever made $180MM this weekend

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Episode #353 – $20 is $20

As the guys wait on the fate of the country (please vote), they run through all the pop culture news of the week.

  • Titans spoilers – 1:07:27
  • Andor spoilers – 1:13:52

 

  • Former MoviePass execs charged with fraud, again
  • WBD wants more profitable franchises….. duh…..
  • Thursday the 12th?
  • Lots of stuff canceled
  • Netflix is not good at what they do
  • Blockbuster is not
  • Sandman renewed for some amount of episodes
  • Spirited trailer
  • Lucy: the series
  • Last of Us – 1/15/23
  • Dafne Keen cast in the Acolyte
  • Christine Milioti is Sofia Falcone
  • Aubrey Plaza joins Agatha
  • Yaya Abdul Mateen II is Wonder Man

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Episode #352 – Why Doesn’t Hollywood Listen to Us?

Come in and sit by the fire as the guys bring you another podcast filled with the week’s Pop Culture and Entertainment News!

Doctor Who spoilers @ 01:26:30 Black Adam spoilers @ 01:36:21 Andor spoilers @  01:46:40

  • “Avatar” Sequel Clocks In At 190 Mins
  • Girls5Eva picked up by Netflix
  • Henry Cavill leaving The Witcher, being replaced by Liam Hemsworth
  • Disney wants to use your viewing history to personalize your park experience
  • Sausage Party spinoff series
  • Aldis Hodge is Alex Cross for Amazon
  • Popular shows won’t be back until 2024
  • WBD wants to keep AEW
  • Damon Lindlelof developing a Star Wars movie
  • James Gunn and Peter Safaran to co-CEO the DCU
  • Arkham series gets a new showrunner
  • Green Lantern show being redeveloped to focus on just John Stewart
  • Henry Cavill officially returning as Superman
  • Venom 3 gets a director
  • Vision Quest show in development
  • Guardians Holiday Special trailer
  • Emelia Clark is Abigail Brand in Secret Invasion
  • Quantumania trailer
  • William Jackson Harper cast

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Episode #351 – Nervous For Twisters

As RDT explains NFTs and crypto (very poorly), the guys also get into the pop culture news of the week.

  • Only Murders spoilers @ 1:25:01
  • Andor spoilers @ 1:33:16
  • Equalizer Cinematic Universe
  • Creed III trailer
  • Twister$
  • LOTR NFTs
  • Red Death to plague the Flash
  • Daily Show considering 2-3 hosts to replace Trevor Noah
  • G4 plug pulled, less than a year after relaunch
  • Netflix only focusing on dollars, not sense
  • RIPD 2 trailer
  • Kevin Spacey found not liable in Anthony Rapp lawsuit
  • Ezra Miller update of the week
  • Black Adam news
  • Harrison Ford, Thunderbolt
  • Silver Surfter/FF rumors

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Episode #350 – Prolific is the Word of the Day

The guys are back talking about the week that was. She Hulk finale spoilers @ 01:13:49  Andor spoilers @ 01:25:21

  • RIP Robbie Coltrane and Angela Landsbury
  • Akiva Schaffer directing Naked Gun reboot with Liam Neeson?
  • M3gan trailer
  • John Candy doc in development from Ryan Reynolds
  • WBD no longer closing writer/director workshop
  • Michelle Yeoh and Pete Davidson join Transformers: Rise of the Beasts
  • Sydney Sweeney to star in/produce Barbarella remake
  • Third Poirot movie moving forward
  • Fear: the series (doesn’t sound anything like Fear: the movie)
  • Quantum Leap picked up for 6 more episodes
  • Trevor Noah’s final show will air 12/08
  • Netflix ad tier launching 11/03 for $6.99/month
  • Devil in the White City loses director Todd Field, too
  • Cartoon Network merging w/Warner Animation
  • Black Adam post-credit scene leaks
  • Legion of Super Heroes animated feature sets cast
  • MCU delays
  • Sacha Baron Cohen rumored to be playing Mephisto in Ironheart
  • Harrison Ford as Thunderbolt Ross almost confirmed

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Episode #349 – Caught Oscar-baiting

It’s NY Comicon! So, we’ve got…. some Star Trek stuff and our usual rundown of pop culture news.

Spoilers:

  • Scream 5: 1:09:27
  • She-Hulk: 1:29:01
  • Andor: 1:36:06

Other stuff:

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Episode #348 – HBOCock+

Another doozy of an episode with tons of Entertainment and Pop Culture news!

  • RIP Coolio
  • Lizzo plays James Madison’s 200 yr old Crystal Flute
  • The Bruce doesn’t sell his deepfake rights
  • Star Trek Sequel removed from schedule
  • Kiki Lane discusses being cut from Don’t Worry Darling
  • New Planet of the Apes begins casting
  • Sony gets the Tarzan movie rights
  • New American Pie movie in development
  • Seth Rogan and Disney to make a Figment movie
  • SEC files suit against original Movie Pass guys
  • Danny Boyle is making some kind of immersive dance Matrix thing
  • Zaslav says WBD is not looking to sell to Comcast
  • …And a Movie
  • Trevor Noah leaving The Daily Show
  • Interview With The Vampire picked up for season 2 ahead of debut
  • Kevin Bacon joins BHC:AF
  • Netflix is building its own game studio for some reason
  • Stadia is dead
  • Grendel not going forward at Netflix.
  • Apparently Blonde is terrible
  • Last of Us trailer
  • Tubi’s Depp/Heard Trial trailer
  • Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman confirm Wolverine for Deadpool 3
  • Bassam Tariq bolts Blade
  • Wakanda Forever, literally
  • Armor Wars is a movie now
  • Harrison Ford rumored to be new Thunderbolt Ross

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Episode #347 – Knockin’ Naboots

Fake bands and real news as the guys lie about it being a short one. Sorry, we are verbose gentlemen.

  • Top Gun Maverick spoilers: 1:19:20
  • Andor spoilers: 1:37:35
  • She-Hulk spoilers: 1:54:40
  • Clo4field
  • Jurassic World: Bildominion
  • Pierce Brosnan dgaf about Bond, James Bond
  • Chris Redd and Queer as Folk both leaving NBC
  • Back Inside Amy Shumer
  • Rihanna will perform @ Superb Owl ½ time show
  • New Capt. Boomerang
  • Watch Sandman faster!
  • JLo: Assassin
  • Enola Holmes 2 trailer
  • “Wednesday” will launch on Wednesday, 11/23/22
  • AppleTV+ knows what to do with Vince Gilligan and Rhea Seehorn, but is clueless about Will Smith
  • Ring Nation should go away
  • John Cena may be the nicest guy in the world
  • Ted Lasso heads to the uncanny valley of Fifa ’23
  • JEJ:AI
  • When someone asks if Ezra Miller is a god, you say NO!
  • F4 writers announces

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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 #345 – The D23 of It All

We’re talking all things D23 this week, plus some She-Hulk spoilers (1:59:20).

D23

  • MCU
    • Ant-Man & the Wasp: Quantumania
      • The panel confirmed that Randall Park returns as Jimmy Woo in the film and that it directly links with “Avengers: The Kang Dynasty”.
      • Trailer shown, but not released online yet
    • Cap: NWO
      • Tim Blake Nelson, as the Leader, will be the villain
      • Carl Lumbly will return as Isaiah Bradley while Danny Ramirez returns as the new Falcon
    • FF
      • Matt Shakman confirmed as director
      • No cast announcement
    • The Marvels teaser
      • Carol, Kamala and Monica keep switching places
      • No released online yet
    • Thunderbolts
      • Cast announced
        • Val, Ghost, Red Guardian, Yelena, Winter Soldier, US Agent, Taskmaster
          • Yelena & Bucky are the leads
          • No Abomination or Zemo….?
    • Loki, season 2 casting (Ke Huy Quan)
    • Echo footage shown
      • Not released online
      • Confirms Kingpin return
    • Daredevil: Born Again panel
      • Rumored to be a reboot
    • Ironheart footage shown
      • The series is said to “explore the battle between Magic and Tech – Riri is the science, The Hood (Anthony Ramos) is the magic.”
      • Not released online yet
    • Secret Invasion trailer
    • Armor Wars confirmed
      • Will pickup post Secret Invasion
    • Werewolf by Night trailer (is, maybe, the craziest thing Marvel Studios has ever released)
    • Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur animated series trailer
  • Lucasfilm
  • 20th Century
    • Avatar sequel footage shown
      • James Cameron confirms he’s starting work on #4
  • Disney “live action”
  • D+
  • Theatrical
    • Pixar
      • Elemental
        • Elemental journeys alongside an unlikely pair, Ember (Lewis) and Wade (Athie), in a city where fire, water, land and air-residents live together. The fiery young woman and the go-with-the-flow guy are about to discover something elemental: how much they actually have in common.
      • Elio
        • “Elio” tells the story of the titular 11-year-old boy, who is struggling to fit in until he suddenly gets beamed up by aliens and is chosen to be the galactic ambassador of earth. America Ferrera voices Olga, Elio’s mother, who is working on a top-secret project to decode alien messages.
      • Inside Out 2
        • Riley, the girl from the original, is now a teenager
        • No Hader or Kaling
    • Disney Animation
      • Strange World trailer
        • It’s about a legendary family of explorers whose differences threaten to scuttle their latest crucial adventure.
      • Wish
        • Ariana DeBose to star
        • Wish centers on Asha (DeBose), a 17-year-old who sees a darkness in her kingdom that no one else does, so in a moment of desperation, she makes a passioned plea to the stars. The answer to Asha’s wish is an actual star that falls from the sky to help on her journey.

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