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So, A Discovery of Witches Is Now a Time-Travel Show

A Discovery of Witches—about a historian who also happens to be a powerful witch, and the ancient vampire who falls for her—is back for a second season of supernatural intrigue, spellcasting, and romance. But there’s a new element this season, as promised by that season-one cliffhanger: time travel!Read more...
Tags: Books, Science, Vampires, Streaming, Witches, Time Travel, Matthew Goode, Teresa Palmer, Sundance Now, Shudder, Deborah Harkness, A Discovery Of Witches, Time Travel Show, Io9 Features, Amcplus

AMC Networks Gets Creative With Season 2 of Sleeper Hit ‘A Discovery of Witches’

Sometimes inspiration comes from the most unexpected places. Two years ago, AMC Networks executives were impressed with the performance of the first season of a low-profile genre series co-produced in the U.K. with Comcast’s Sky that premiered on AMC’s arthouse-y streaming service Sundance Now in January 2019. “A Discovery of Witches” has become the little […]
Tags: News, Amc, Comcast, Amc Networks, A Discovery Of Witches, Ed Carroll

Updates From Wonder Woman 3, The Eternals, and More

Robert Rodriguez still has hopes for more Alita: Battle Angel. Jodie Whittaker reflects on losing two of her Doctor Who companions. Plus, what’s to come on The Stand and A Discovery of Witches’ return, and a new look at Cobra Kai’s third season. To me, my spoilers!Read more...
Tags: Science, Doctor Who, Robert Rodriguez, La Casa, Cobra Kai, The Stand, Alita, Jodie Whittaker, A Discovery Of Witches, Resident Alien, The Eternals, Wonder Woman 3, Horizon Line, Alita Battle Angel 2

The Batman Set Photos Give Us New Looks at Selina Kyle and The Penguin

Jessica Henwick teases big things for The Matrix 4. Janelle Monáe will help celebrate the finale of Lovecraft Country. Anthony Starr teases where Homelander’s at in The Boys’ third season. Plus, a new look at the galaxy’s favorite baby in new Mandalorian posters, and Pennyworth teases its return. Spoilers, away!Read more...
Tags: Science, Selfie, Janelle Monae, Peninsula, The Batman, Selina Kyle, Monster Hunter, Lovecraft Country, Primal, Jessica Henwick, The Matrix 4, The Others, A Discovery Of Witches, The Box, Homelander, Pennyworth

A Discovery of Witches Season 2 Trailer: Everyone Wants Power

A Discovery of Witches Season 2 Trailer: Everyone Wants Power Sky TV has released a new first look trailer for A Discovery of Witches Season 2, set to premiere on January 8, 2021. Production on the third season is currently underway, but has been paused due to a member of production testing positive for COVID-19 (via Deadline). The second season wrapped production pre-pandemic, and you can watch the trailer for the new season now in the player below! PB = PB || {...
Tags: Video, Hbo, UK, England, TV, Movies, Amc, TV News, Martin Freeman, Wolf, Mary Jane, Matthew Goode, Sky TV, Sarah Walker, ComingSoon, Bad Wolf

‘His Dark Materials’ Producer Jane Tranter Warns U.K. Indie Companies Are ‘Genuinely Under Threat’ Without Pandemic Support

Jane Tranter, the British super-producer behind the likes of “His Dark Materials,” “The Night Of,” “Succession” and “A Discovery of Witches,” has said the “diversity of voices” in the U.K. production sector is “genuinely under threat” as a result of the global pandemic and delayed insurance coverage for fledgling production outfits. Speaking to Variety as […]
Tags: News, Global, BFI London Film Festival, Bad Wolf, His Dark Materials, Jane Tranter, A Discovery Of Witches

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Set Picture Hint at an Unlikely Team-Up

A ton of pictures from the set of Jurassic World: Dominion put Ellie Sattler and Alan Grant in the spotlight. Kyle Gallner hopes Scream 5 can capture the spirit of the original. Pennyworth recruits a familiar face from Arrow. Plus, Mike McMahan teases Star Trek: Lower Decks’ second season, and what’s to come on …Read more...
Tags: Science, Pandora, Supernatural, Fear The Walking Dead, Dominion, Alan Grant, Lovecraft Country, Ellie Sattler, Kyle Gallner, Mike McMahan, The Outpost, A Discovery Of Witches, The Magic Order, StarGirl, Pennyworth, Scream 5

‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ ‘A Discovery of Witches’ Writers Set Projects at Quibi (EXCLUSIVE)

With exactly one week left until its launch, Quibi has put four new shows in development, Variety has learned exclusively. Among the additions to to the platform’s swelling slate are an animated comedy from “Curb Your Enthusiasm” writer Steve Leff, and a thriller from “A Discovery of Witches” showrunner Kate Brooke. The Leff-created comedy is called “God’s […]
Tags: News, Curb your Enthusiasm, A Discovery Of Witches, Quibi, Steve Leff, Kate Brooke The Leff

A Medievalist's Guide to Magic and Alchemy in A Discovery of Witches 

For a medievalist like myself, it doesn’t get much better than Deborah Harkness’s A Discovery of Witches. Both the internationally bestselling trilogy and the newly adapted TV show have many of the conventions of a kickass fantasy story. There’s a 1,500-year-old vampire, a powerful witch who can literally make it…Read more...
Tags: Science, Vampires, Witches, Medieval, Guide, Witchcraft, Alchemy, Medieval History, Deborah Harkness, A Discovery Of Witches

‘Patrick Melrose’ With Benedict Cumberbatch to Air Across Asia

“Patrick Melrose,” the five-part, Emmy-nominated drama starring Benedict Cumberbatch, has been picked up across Asia, U.K.-based production and distribution company Sky Vision announced Monday. The miniseries will air on platforms such as iQIYI in China, BBC Player Asia in Malaysia and Singapore, Hotsar premium in India and CJ in Korea. Sky Vision also announced a […]
Tags: Asia, Benedict Cumberbatch, News, China, India, Global, Malaysia, Korea, Fortitude, Sky Vision, Save Me, Patrick Melrose, A Discovery Of Witches, China BBC, Singapore Hotsar

Kevin Feige Teases Marvel's Plans For Disney's Streaming Service

Mark Wahlberg has an update on his Six Million Dollar Man adaptation. Newt Scamander has sibling issues in a new Crimes of Grindelwald clip. The BBC and Netflix lift the lid on their new Watership Down adaptation. Plus, Doctor Who might not get a Christmas special this year but still air a special episode. Spoilers,…Read more...
Tags: Science, Doctor Who, Bbc, Netflix, Mark Wahlberg, Aquaman, Marvel Studios, Supergirl, Genesis, Newt Scamander, Asher, Kevin Feige, Grindelwald, Persephone, Bumblebee, The Hunt

A Discovery of Witches Finally Gets a Premiere Date

A Discovery of Witches finally gets a premiere date The upcoming drama series A Discovery of Witches finally gets a premiere date, which was announced jointly by Sundance Now and Shudder. The entire season will be available to stream on both platforms starting January 17, 2019. A Discovery of Witches is an enchanting modern-day love story set against the backdrop of Oxford academic life, based on the bestselling and critically-acclaimed novel of the same name by Deborah Harkness. Historian D...
Tags: UK, TV, Movies, Horror, Oxford, Venice, Mary Jane, Matthew Goode, ComingSoon, Bodleian Library, Julie Gardner, Owen Teale, Lachlan MacKinnon, Wolf Studios Wales, Deborah Harkness, A Discovery Of Witches

You Shouldn't Believe Those Joss Whedon Batgirl Rumors

James Gunn discusses the possibility of Adam Warlock’s arrival in Guardians of the Galaxy vol.3. Even more flashbacks are being hinted at for Avengers 4. Rian Johnson teases where he’s at for his new Star Wars trilogy. Plus, new pictures from Agents of SHIELD’s return, and a Flash episode gets a delightfully revealing…Read more...
Tags: Science, Agents Of Shield, Batgirl, Twin Peaks, James Gunn, Avengers, The Flash, Rian Johnson, Riverdale, Deathstroke, Avengers 4, Star Wars The Last Jedi, Joss Whedon Batgirl, Adam Warlock, A Discovery Of Witches, Nightwting

Another Iconic Cosmic Marvel Hero Could Appear in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

A familiar face is confirmed for Avengers 4. David Harbour says the Hellboy reboot isn’t an origin story. Could there be an extra, secret hero joining Justice League? Plus, Rian Johnson offers a tiny Last Jedi tease and a classic Transformers look appears on the Bumblee set. To me, my Spoilers!Read more...
Tags: Science, Zoo, Game Of Thrones, Justice League, Avengers, Hellboy, Aquaman, Rian Johnson, Legends Of Tomorrow, Tremors, Gambit, The 100, Riverdale, Deadpool 2, Bumblebee, Wynonna Earp