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Hong Chau Joins HBO’s Watchmen in Key Role

Hong Chau joins HBO’s Watchmen in key role According to Deadline, Golden Globe nominated-actress Hong Chau (Downsizing) has signed on to join the ensemble cast of HBO’s upcoming Watchmen series. Created by Damon Lindelof from Alan Moore and Dave Gibbon’s limited comic book series of the same name, Chau is set to portray a key role with the outlet saying her character name is “Lady T.” but further details about her character are still being kept under wraps. PB ...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Matt Damon, Alan Moore, Disney, Fbi, Julia Roberts, TV News, Justice League, Damon Lindelof, Trent Reznor, Jeremy Irons, Golden Globe, Chau, Atticus Ross


Billionaire Beach Villain Vinod Khosla has a thought concerning Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Vinod Khosla is a Silicon Valley venture capitalist who chose to define his legacy through a spectacular legal battle to block access to the public part of a beach are he owns in California. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) is the youngest woman ever elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, whose openly progressive positions (especially a proposal to tax rich people's incomes at 70% after the first $10,000,000 a year) have shocked conservatives into an all-consuming hysteria. Moreover, she's...
Tags: Post, Politics, News, California, Alan Moore, America, New York Times, Silicon Valley, William Shakespeare, Times, Khosla, Vinod Khosla, Aoc, Democratic Party, Boston University, U S House of Representatives


Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Drops Watchmen Fire in Response to Criticism

House Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) won the race for New York’s 14th congressional district by leading with her democratic socialist politics and running on a progressive platform advocating for an increased marginal tax rate on the wealthy and universal healthcare. Much to the surprise of her new…Read more...
Tags: Politics, New York, Science, Alan Moore, Dc Comics, House, Vertigo, Watchmen, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, Alexandra Ocasio Cortez


Ocasio-Cortez responds to reports Democrats are trying to rein her in – live

‘I’m not locked up in here with YOU. You’re locked up in here with ME.’Government shutdown forces Miami airport terminal to close Podcast: who will pay for the wall?Sign up to our US morning briefing 5.12pm GMT S&P Global estimate that the border wall shutdown has already cost the economy $3.6bn, and in another two weeks will have cost $6bn.Keen watchers will note that $6bn is more than the $5.7bn that Trump is demanding to build the wall. 4.59pm GMT An apparent response from Alexandria...
Tags: Republicans, Politico, Alan Moore, US, World news, US news, Democrats, US politics, Miami, US Congress, Donald Trump, Alexandria, Trump, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ocasio Cortez, Alan Moore Moore


HBO 2019 Reel Reveals First Look at Watchmen and Game of Thrones

HBO 2019 reel reveals first look at Watchmen and Game of Thrones HBO has released a brand new 2019 preview reel, giving us a glimpse of what to expect from their highly-anticipated new and continuing original series. First up is a first look at Damon Lindelof’s Watchmen featuring Jeremy Irons as Ozymandias. The teaser also provided the first footage from the upcoming final season of the premium cable network’s multi-awarded fantasy series Game of Thrones. The short scene gave us a glimpse of ...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Alan Moore, Nicole Kidman, TV News, Game Of Thrones, True Detective, Barry, Helen Mirren, Veep, Catherine, Zendaya, Emilia Clarke, Damon Lindelof, Sansa


‘Watchmen’ TV Series Footage Revealed With ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 Tease and More

HBO knows what you want: teasers! The cable network has a big year ahead in 2019, with the final season of Game of Thrones airing, along with their Watchmen show, Big Little Lies season 2, and more. To get everyone hyped up, HBO has released a 2019 teaser that features our first look at Watchmen TV series footage, along with a Game of Thrones season 8 tease, a clip from Big Little Lies season 2, and more. Check it out below. Watchmen TV Series Footage and More Watchmen Oh wow, there’s...
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, Drama, Fantasy, Alan Moore, Meryl Streep, Adaptation, Game Of Thrones, Jon Snow, Damon Lindelof, Gibbons, Jeremy Irons, Mary, Moore, Kidman


Daily Podcast: Comic Recommendations, Future of the Spider-Verse, Jurassic World 3, Henry Cavill, Brian K. Vaughan

On the December 14, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to talk about the latest film and TV news, including the future of Sony’s animated Spider-Verse , if Henry Cavill is finished as Superman, Jurassic World 3 , and Legendary making deals with comic creators for films and TV shows. They’ll also offer some comic/graphic novel recommendations in a mailbag segment. You can subscribe to /Fil...
Tags: Movies, Alan Moore, Sony, Nashville, Henry Cavill, Alex, Jason Momoa, Hawkeye, Peter, Ben, Ben Pearson, Hoai Tran Bui, David Aja, Film Daily Podcast, Brad Oman, Sam Hume


Alan Moore’s The Show Offers a First Look at the Gothic Movie

Alan Moore’s The Show offers a first look at the gothic movie Comic book legend Alan Moore (Watchmen, Swamp Thing) has typically distanced himself (often angrily) from big-screen adaptations of his work. Now, he’s written the script for a movie of his own, The Show, which will continue the stories he started telling in 2014’s short film series Show Pieces. Earlier today Deadline, revealed the first image from the film which will air exclusively on Shudder. It features a man — who looks a bit...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Alan Moore, Tunde Adebimpe, Moore, Tom Burke, ComingSoon, The Show, Andrew Broder, Shudder, Mitch Jenkins, Northampton UK, Adam Drucker, Crook Flail, Alan Sparhawk Low, Nona Invie


Hometown shoot for Moore's first film

A first movie screenplay written by comic book writer Alan Moore is being filmed in Northampton.
Tags: News, Alan Moore, Moore


First Look: Alan Moore’s ‘The Show,’ Starring Tom Burke

The first look image has been released from British independent movie “The Show,” based on an original story by graphic novel creator Alan Moore, best known for “Watchmen,” “V for Vendetta,” “The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen” and “From Hell.” The cast is led by Tom Burke, whose credits include “War and Peace,” “The Souvenir” and […]
Tags: News, Alan Moore, Global, Tom Burke


Masks Save Lives in New HBO’s Watchmen Teasers

Masks save lives in new HBO’s Watchmen teasers HBO has released two new mysterious teasers for their upcoming Watchmen TV series. Created by Damon Lindelof from Alan Moore and Dave Gibbon’s limited comic book series of the same name, the teasers both feature police officers with yellow face masks covering their entire face. Check out the full photos below! Set in an alternate history where “superheroes” are treated as outlaws, Watchmen embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking gra...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Alan Moore, Dc Comics, Fbi, TV News, Justice League, Damon Lindelof, Trent Reznor, Jeremy Irons, Atticus Ross, White Rabbit, Lindelof, ComingSoon, Warner Bros Television


New ‘Watchmen’ Photos Show Off More of the Police Department’s Unusual Uniforms

We’re intensely curious about what Damon Lindelof is cooking up over at HBO with his new Watchmen TV series, but in true mystery box fashion, the creator/showrunner is keeping us largely in the dark about the specifics of what he’s doing. Instead, the Watchmen Instagram account has revealed two new looks at some of the show’s characters, giving us a better view of the masked police officer characters seen in last month’s first look photo. Take a look below. New Watchmen Photos ...
Tags: Images, Hbo, Television, Movies, Drama, Alan Moore, Adaptation, Ken Burns, Oklahoma, Damon-Lindelof, Gibbons, Jeremy Irons, Tulsa, Moore, Lindelof, Comic Book/Superhero


George R.R. Martin’s Wild Cards Set for Two Shows at Hulu

George R.R. Martin’s Wild Cards set for two shows at Hulu While we anxiously await the return of Game of Thrones this April, another popular George R.R. Martin series is preparing to make the jump to the small screen. Wild Cards, the author’s popular 27-volume saga, has been set up at Hulu via Universal Cable Prods., where a writer’s room is being established to create two new shows based on the long-running series. According to Deadline, both series will be written and executive produced by...
Tags: TV, Movies, Alan Moore, TV News, Manhattan, Hulu, George R R Martin, Martin, Andrew Miller, ComingSoon, Wild Cards, Melinda Snodgrass, Vince Geradis, United Kingdom Comic, Croyd Crenson


‘Watchmen’ Actor Tim Blake Nelson Says the HBO Show is “Way Beyond” a Standard Adaptation

You may know Tim Blake Nelson as the hapless Delmar O’Donnell in the Coen Brothers’ Homeric comedy O Brother, Where Art Thou?, but the successful character actor is about to step into a totally different type of world with Damon Lindelof‘s unconventional new Watchmen TV series. In a recent interview, Nelson (who also appears as the title character in the Coens’ upcoming western anthology The Ballad of Buster Scruggs) says the Watchmen HBO show is “way beyond your run of the mill comic adaptatio...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Drama, Alan Moore, Adaptation, Nelson, Damon-Lindelof, Gibbons, Jeremy Irons, Moore, Damon, Coens, Zack Snyder, HBO Show, Tim-Blake-Nelson, Lindelof


Paperback Picks: books by Louise Erdrich, Kate Winkler Dawson and Alan Moore

Among this week's Paperback Picks are a dystopian feminist thriller by a National Book Award winner and a novel by a legendary writer of comic books.
Tags: Books, News, Entertainment, Alan Moore, Louise Erdrich Kate Winkler Dawson


Great, Bob! Damon Lindelof’s ‘Watchmen’ Casts ‘Mad Men’ Actor James Wolk

James Wolk is heading to an alternate universe. The former Mad Men actor – Wolk was famously on the receiving end of Vincent Kartheiser’s meme-worthy “Not great, Bob!” zinger, hence the headline of this article – is the latest to join the cast of HBO’s Watchmen. LOST creator Damon Lindelof is “remixing” the iconic superhero graphic novel by writer Alan Moore and artist Dave Gibbons for the small screen, and Wolk has joined a sprawling cast as a major recurring character. Read more about Wolk’s ...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Television, Movies, Putin, Casting, Alan Moore, Gorbachev, Reagan, Showtime, Adaptation, Cbs, James Wolk, Bob, Oklahoma, Damon Lindelof


James Wolk Joins HBO’s Watchmen in Recurring Role

James Wolk joins HBO’s Watchmen in recurring role According to Deadline, actor James Wolk (Zoo, Tell Me a Story) has signed on to join the ensemble cast of HBO’s Watchmen. Created by Damon Lindelof from Alan Moore and Dave Gibbon’s limited comic book series of the same name, Wolk has been cast for a key recurring role but further details about his character is currently being kept under wraps. Set in an alternate history where “superheroes” are treated as outlaws, Watchmen embraces the nostal...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Alan Moore, Dc Comics, TV News, James Wolk, Damon Lindelof, Trent Reznor, Jeremy Irons, Wolk, Atticus Ross, White Rabbit, Lindelof, Tom Mison, ComingSoon


All 44 Shudder Exclusive Films Ranked – Just in Time For Halloween

(This is a refreshed version of the original ranking, which ran last year. Since then, Shudder has more than doubled the number of exclusive movies in their library.) Any “horror fan” who isn’t planted A-Clockwork-Orange-theater-style in front of AMC’s shriektastic Shudder streaming service needs to change that malfunction immediately. I say this as an addicted subscriber myself. You’ll finally have the opportunity to watch all those “classic” genre films your pretentious cinephile friends wax ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Amc, Alan Moore, Malcolm McDowell, Features, New Zealand, Magic, Holland, Chucky, Terry Gilliam, Lotus, Busan, Seoul, Rob Zombie, Lucifer


All 43 Shudder Exclusive Films Ranked – Just in Time For Halloween

(This is a refreshed version of the original ranking, which ran last year. Since then, Shudder has more than doubled the number of exclusive movies in their library.) Any “horror fan” who isn’t planted A-Clockwork-Orange-theater-style in front of AMC’s shriektastic Shudder streaming service needs to change that malfunction immediately. I say this as an addicted subscriber myself. You’ll finally have the opportunity to watch all those “classic” genre films your pretentious cinephile friends wax ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Amc, Alan Moore, Malcolm McDowell, Features, New Zealand, Magic, Holland, Chucky, Terry Gilliam, Lotus, Busan, Rob Zombie, Lucifer, Gore


‘Watchmen’ TV Series First Look Arrives as Production Begins

The Watchman TV series has begun production, and to kick things off, we have our first official look from the series. Don’t get too excited, though – while the image shows someone in uniform, it’s probably not a superhero. The image certainly paints a portrait of a dark dystopian landscape, though. See the Watchmen TV series first look below. View this post on Instagram Who Watches The Watchmen? #Watch...
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, Alan Moore, Damon-Lindelof, Trent Reznor, Gibbons, Don, Moore, Zack Snyder, Atticus Ross, Lindelof, Comic Book/Superhero, Dave Gibbons, Watchmen


The 7 movies or TV shows coming to Netflix this week that are worth watching

New titles come and go on Netflix every week, but choosing what to stream can be a daunting task. That's why, every week, Business Insider rounds up which of the newly arrived movies and TV shows on Netflix are actually worth watching. This week's titles include the classic-horror film "The Shining" and the return of Netflix's animated comedy, "Big Mouth." New movies and TV shows coming this week: "Blade" and "Blade II" (Movies — coming Monday, October 1): Marvel has practically given up on ...
Tags: Amazon, Alan Moore, Trends, Netflix, Clint Eastwood, Nick Kroll, Stanley Kubrick, Wesley Snipes, Natalie Portman, Mel Brooks, Sean Penn, Gene Wilder, Tim Robbins, James McTeigue


‘Joker’ Video Reveals Joaquin Phoenix in Full Clown Make-Up

Todd Phillips just gave us our first look at Joaquin Phoenix in Joker make-up. Maybe. The teaser video definitely shows Phoenix made-up to look like a clown, but is this his final Clown Prince of Crime look, or just a taste of things to come? Watch the Joker video below. View this post on Instagram Camera test (w/ sound). Joker. A post shared by Todd Phillips (@toddphillips1) on Sep 21, 2018 at 10:00...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Alan Moore, Joaquin Phoenix, Warner Brothers, Video Clips, Joker, Phoenix, Phillips, Todd-Phillips, Comic Book/Superhero, Behind the Scenes Footage, Brian Bolland, Instagram Camera, Arthur Fleck, Shea Whigham Bill Camp


‘Watchmen’ TV Series Score Will Be Composed By Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

The Watchmen TV series continues to accumulate a great roster of talent. The latest: Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, of Nine Inch Nails and David Fincher movie soundtrack fame, will compose the score for the HBO series. More on the Watchmen TV series music below. As HBO’s Watchmen TV series continues production, news comes that Reznor and Ross will be handling the music. Reznor and Ross, who had already worked together on Nine Inch Nails projects, began composing film scores together with Dav...
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, Putin, Alan Moore, Gorbachev, Reagan, Jonah Hill, David Fincher, Ross, Damon Lindelof, Trent Reznor, Trump, Thatcher, Reznor, Atticus Ross


Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross Scoring HBO’s New Watchmen Series

Watchmen, Alan Moore's beloved 1987 graphic novel, is not an easy property to adapt. It's such a deconstruction of its own medium and genre, superhero comic books, that even attempting to adapt it into another medium almost seems like it's missing the point. After years of people trying and failing to get a movie version … More »
Tags: Music, Hbo, News, Alan Moore, Damon Lindelof, Trent Reznor, Nine Inch Nails, Atticus Ross, Watchmen


‘Joker’ Cast Adds Brett Cullen as Thomas Wayne, Replacing Alec Baldwin

The standalone Joker movie has found its Thomas Wayne. Brett Cullen, a character actor who already has some Batman history, will play Bruce Wayne’s father in the Todd Phillips film starring Joaquin Phoenix. Cullen replaces Alec Baldwin, who was first announced in the role only to immediately drop out. More on the Joker cast below. The Wrap is reporting Cullen’s casting as Batman’s doomed dad, Thomas Wayne. As you’ll no doubt remember, Alec Baldwin was the previous occupant of this part, but ...
Tags: Christopher Nolan, Movies, Casting, Alan Moore, Bruce Wayne, Batman, Donald Trump, Alec Baldwin, Joaquin Phoenix, Warner Brothers, Martin Scorsese, Joker, Phoenix, Bruce, Baldwin, Martha


‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ Trailer: Something Wicked This Way Comes

Sabrina the Teenage Witch gets a dark update in Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Kiernan Shipka stars as Sabrina Spellman, a half-human, half-witch who has to make a very important decision on her 16th birthday. The series was conjured up by Riverdale showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, and was at one point considered to be a Riverdale spin-off for the CW. Watch the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina trailer below. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Trailer One thing’s for sure: Chillin...
Tags: Television, Movies, Horror, Alan Moore, Stephen King, Netflix, Baby, Kiernan Shipka, Cw, Sandman, Rosemary, Fritz Leiber, Melissa Joan Hart, Riverdale, Baby Jane, Nathaniel Hawthorne


Swamp Thing Series to Have Hard-R Tone, Practical Suit

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Swamp Thing Series to have Hard-R tone, practical suit In an interview with /Film, IT writer Gary Dauberman has confirmed that DC Universe‘s upcoming live-action Swamp Thing is expected to be a hard-R rated style series thanks to the creative freedom on the DC Universe platform. RELATED: DC Universe’s Swamp Thing Series Casts Crystal Reed as Abby Arcane “We always set out to make Swamp Thing as hard R as we could and go graphic with the violence, with the adult themes an...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Alan Moore, TV News, Michael, Usa Network, Moore, Scott Snyder, Wes Craven, Bernie Wrightson, Len Wein, James Wan, Warner Bros Television, DC Universe, Swamp Thing


How Martin Scorsese’s ‘The King of Comedy’ and DC Comics History Could Inform the Joker Origin Movie

We’re still a year away from the release of Todd Phillips’ Joker movie, an ‘80s-set origin film for the Clown Prince of Crime starring Joaquin Phoenix. As casting details trickle in, however, an early picture is beginning to form of what the movie might look like. One major hint of the perspective it could employ came with the  recent news that the film will depict Batman’s father, Thomas Wayne, as a “cheesy and tanned,” Trump-esque ‘80s businessman. Looking to The Art of the Deal book cove...
Tags: New York, Movies, Alan Moore, Features, Robert De Niro, Gotham City, Scorsese, Batman, Warner Bros, Deadpool, Alec Baldwin, Joaquin Phoenix, Trump, Martin Scorsese, Joker, Phoenix


Grenfell inquiry: Stay-put advice 'good' says firefighter

Alan Moore said there would have been more causalities had people on higher floors tried to leave.
Tags: UK, News, Alan Moore, Grenfell


Superhero Bits: New ‘Swamp Thing’ Series Details, Batman vs John Wick & More

Want to see Batman take on John Wick? Which comic issues will inspire DC Universe’s Swamp Thing series? Which comic book movies are female moviegoers most interested in seeing this fall? How does an action sequence come together in a video game like Spider-Man on the PS4? What prestigious showbiz award is Kevin Feige receiving? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Batman might have met his match in this fanmade trailer that puts The Dark Knight up against John Wick. Marvel ...
Tags: New York, Movies, Alan Moore, Spider-Man, Batman, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Stan Lee, Avengers, X-men, Cw, Arrow, Aquaman, Jack Kirby, Supergirl, Titans, Kevin Feige