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‘Renfield’: Universal’s ‘Dracula’ Spin-Off Finds Director in ‘Tomorrow War’ Helmer Chris McKay

Universal Pictures’ Renfield has found a new master. Chris McKay, whose Chris Pratt-led action flick The Tomorrow War releases this summer, has been tapped to direct and produce Renfield, a Universal monster movie about Dracula’s unhinged henchman. Deadline reports that Chris McKay is in talks to direct and produce Renfield, taking over from the previously reported director Dexter Fletcher (Rocketman). Renfield is based on an original story outline from Robert Kirkman, creator of The Walking...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Universal, Ryan Gosling, Chris Pratt, Leigh Whannell, Chris Mckay, Deadline, McKay, Fletcher, Van Helsing, Dracula, Blumhouse, Robert Kirkman, James Wan, Renfield

Renfield: Chris McKay in Talks to Direct Movie About Dracula’s Henchman

“Chris McKay”  by Gage Skidmore  is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 Renfield: Chris McKay in talks to direct film about Dracula’s henchman Ahead of The Tomorrow War‘s premiere this coming July, it looks like director Chris McKay is setting up his next high-profile project with Universal Pictures. According to Deadline, McKay has entered negotiations to helm one of the studio’s upcoming monster movies, Renfield, which centers around Dracula’s infamous henchman. Should the deal push through, McKay ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Tom Waits, Phil Lord, Chris Miller, Ryan Gosling, Chris Pratt, Leigh Whannell, Tom Cruise, Chris Mckay, Mel Brooks, Elisabeth Moss, Bram Stoker, Universal Pictures, Elizabeth, Francis Ford Coppola

‘Jupiter’s Legacy’ Trailer: Josh Duhamel’s Aging Superhero Passes the Torch in Mark Millar’s Netflix Series

In the summer of 2018, comic book writer Mark Millar, who is behind titles like Kingsman and Kick-Ass, struck a deal with Netflix to create his own “Millarworld” — a brand of movies and TV shows for the streaming service based on his work. And finally, we’re about to see the first one. Jupiter’s Legacy is based on Millar’s 2013 comic series inspired by the Golden Age of Comics, about the intergenerational conflict between the old heroes and the new. Watch the Jupiter’s Legacy trailer below. ...
Tags: Amazon, Television, Movies, Netflix, Jupiter, Mark-Millar, Grace, Kingsman, Sheldon, Josh-Duhamel, Millar, Robert Kirkman, Comic Book/Superhero, TV Trailer, Elena Kampouris, Andrew Horton

Superhero Bits: Stay in Tony Stark’s ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Cabin, ‘Batman: The Long Halloween’ Voice Cast & More

Who is among the voice cast for Batman: The Long Halloween? How much does it cost to stay in Tony Stark‘s cabin from Avengers: Endgame? Who is the next speedster coming to The Flash this season? Has Invincible already been renewed for a second season? How long is this week’s episode of The Falcon and The Winter Soldier? Want to see a real Iron Man 2 briefcase suit? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Supergirl is back, and here’s a promo for “A Few Good Women,” the second ...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Avengers, Batman, Batman: The Long Halloween, Black Lightning, Hulk, Invincible, Iron-Man, Justice Society, Painkiller, Supergirl, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, The-Flash, Wonder-Woman

Why The Invincible Movie Can Still Happen Alongside The Amazon Series, According To Robert Kirkman

Just because the Invincible animated series is now airing doesn’t mean the movie adaptation has been shelved.
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CS Interviews: Cast & Creator Talk Amazon’s Invincible Adaptation

CS Interviews: Cast & creator talk Amazon’s Invincible adaptation Ahead of the animated series’ debut on the streaming platform, got to partake in special roundtable interviews with Invincible creator Robert Kirkman and stars Steven Yeun (Minari), J.K. Simmons (Zack Snyder’s Justice League), Zazie Beetz (Atlanta) and Gillian Jacobs (Come Play) to discuss the superhero drama. RELATED: Amazon Drops a New Trailer For the Invincible Animated Series When asked about whether the t...
Tags: Comics, TV, Features, Gillian Jacobs, Interview, Invincible, J. k. simmons, Robert Kirkman, Steven Yeun, TV News, TV Premiere Date, Zazie Beetz

How Amazon’s ‘Invincible’ TV Adaptation Hopes to Salve Superhero Fatigue

The small screen is already filled with crime-fighting capes and predictable high-flying capers. But in comes “Invincible,” Amazon’s forthcoming hourlong adult animated drama, aiming to give a much-needed shake-up to the oversaturated superhero genre. Based on the prolific “Walking Dead” writer Robert Kirkman’s comics series, “Invincible” distorts the expected in both its plot devices and […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Amazon Prime, J.K. Simmons, Robert Kirkman, Invincible, Salve Superhero Fatigue

Robert Kirkman’s ‘Invincible’ Gets Intriguing New Adaptation With Smart Performances: TV Review

By the end of the first episode of “Invincible,” 17-year-old Mark Grayson (Steven Yeun) has discovered and embraced his own awesome powers, courtesy of his extraterrestrial father, Omni-Man (J.K. Simmons). He’s learned how to take a punch, fly, and land — after making several alarmingly deep holes in his backyard, anyway. He’s also gotten his […]
Tags: Reviews, News, Robert Kirkman, Steven Yeun, Sandra Oh, Invincible, Mark Grayson Steven Yeun, Omni Man J K Simmons

Amazon’s Invincible: How family drama and super-violence make it something special

The cast of Invincible, Amazon Studios' animated series, explains how the adaptation blends family drama and super-powered action to create something special.
Tags: Amazon, Trends, Amazon Studios, Robert Kirkman, Steven Yeun, JK Simmons, Movies & TV, Zazie Beetz, Invincible, Invincible Amazon Studios

Spielberg’s Loose Autobiopic Adds Seth Rogen as Favorite Uncle

Spielberg’s loose autobiopic adds Seth Rogen as favorite uncle On the heels of closing a deal with Michelle Williams to star as a figure inspired by the filmmaker’s mom, Steven Spielberg’s loose autobiography has continued to expand its roster with the addition of Golden Globe nominee Seth Rogen (An American Pickle), according to Deadline. The 38-year-old star has signed on to portray a character inspired by Spielberg’s favorite uncle from his childhood growing up in Arizona. RELATED: Spiel...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Movies, Disney, US, Tom Hanks, Canada, Arizona, Oscar, Stanley Kubrick, Seth Rogen, Robert Zemeckis, Spielberg, Steven Spielberg, Francois Truffaut, Grey

Invincible Would Like to Introduce You to the Concept of Daddy Issues

You can immediately feel the work that went into making Amazon’s new animated Invincible series feel like a tonally-accurate adaptation of the source material that highlights the show’s stellar cast. But the show arrives at a time when stories like the original comic and other narratives it drew inspiration from have…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Comics, Science, Mahershala Ali, Albums, Harley Quinn, Seth Rogen, Nolan, Mae Whitman, Mark Hamill, Omni, Zachary Quinto, Ezra Miller, Debbie, Lauren Cohan, Gillian Jacobs

The 5 most anticipated new TV shows in March, including 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier'

"The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" Marvel Studios Every month, Insider looks at the most anticipated new TV shows using data from the app TV Time. Disney Plus' second Marvel series, "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier," arrives this month. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. After going a year and a half without a new Marvel Cinematic Universe title, fans can expect a new Disney Plus series every few months in 2021."The Falcon and the Winter Soldier," with Anthony Macki...
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‘Invincible’ Clip: Steven Yeun’s Teen Hero Finally Gets His Powers in Amazon’s “Savage” Superhero Drama

Be prepared for a new brand of superhero — but one that is animated in a style that looks a lot like the old heroes of popular ’90s and early 2000s series like  X-Men: The Animated Series. But instead of gearing to kids, Invincible, created by The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman, is aimed at adults. Watch the new Invincible clip below. Invincible Clip An Invincible panel at the IGN Fan Fest assembled Invincible writer and executive producer Robert Kirkman with cast members Steven Ye...
Tags: Amazon, Television, Movies, Animation, Mark Hamill, Video Clips, IGN, Robert Kirkman, Kirkman, Steven Yeun, Comic Book/Superhero, Yeun, Jason Mantzoukas, Khary Payton, Kevin Michael Richardson, Invincible

The Nerd's Watch: The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Streaming in March

Viewers are turning to streaming entertainment more than ever thanks to the global pandemic, and the plethora of services—Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, Disney+, and HBO Max—can serve as a much-needed escape. At the start of each month, most streamers do a little shuffle, adding new movies and taking some away—and io9 is here…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Christopher Nolan, Science, Mahershala Ali, The Walking Dead, California, Tim Burton, Roald Dahl, Disney, Companies, Netflix, Walton Goggins, Bill Murray, Sandra Bullock, Seth Rogen

What's New on Amazon Prime Video in March 2021

The television adaptation of horror comic The Walking Dead is expected to come to a close in 2022 at the end of its 11th season—an impressive stretch that has nothing on the comic’s 17-year, 193-issue run. But throughout much of that time, franchise creator Robert Kirkman was plugging away at another lengthy graphic…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Films, Amazon Prime, Neil Young, Lifehacks, Jack, Dorothy, Paramount, Eddie Murphy, Dorothea Lange, Tyler Perry, Robert Kirkman, Brad Meltzer, Cady Stanton, Prime Video, Susan B

Amazon Prime Video March 2021 Movie and TV Titles Announced

Amazon Prime Video March 2021 movie and TV titles announced As the month of February begins to come to a close, Amazon Prime Video has unveiled its full list of film and TV titles set to stream in March, including the long-awaited Coming 2 America, the animated series adaptation of Robert Kirkman’s Invincible and more! The full list can be viewed below! RELATED: New to Hulu March 2021: All the Movies & Shows Coming & Going if ( ! ezoic_test() ) { PB ...
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‘Invincible’ Trailer: There’s a New Superhero in Town from the Creator of ‘The Walking Dead’

Robert Kirkman may best be known for bringing The Walking Dead to comic shelves, but he also has a Skybound/Image comic book that’s being turned into an animated series for adults on Amazon. Invincible follows teenager Mark Grayson (Steven Yeun), who just so happens to be the son of Omni-Man (J.K. Simmons), the most powerful superhero on the planet. That’s a lot to live up to when Mark starts developing powers of his own, but judging by this new Invincible trailer, it’s going to be so much more...
Tags: Amazon, Television, Movies, Animation, J.K. Simmons, Mark Hamill, Mark, Robert Kirkman, Steven Yeun, Khary Payton, Kevin Michael Richardson, Invincible, Catherine Winder, Amazon Invincible, Mark Grayson Steven Yeun, Omni Man J K Simmons

Amazon Drops a New Trailer For the Invincible Animated Series

Amazon Drops a New Trailer For the Invincible Animated Series Next month, Robert Kirkman’s Invincible comic book series will become a new animated drama on Amazon Prime. Like the original comic, Invincible doesn’t shy away from graphic superhero violence…as well as some shocking twists ahead. if ( ! ezoic_test() ) { PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptS...
Tags: Amazon, Video, TV, Movies, TV News, Streaming, Amazon Prime Video, Mark, Robert Kirkman, Amazon Drops, Invincible, Mark Grayson, Mark Grayson Steven Yeun, Omni Man J K Simmons

CS Recommends: Silver Linings Playbook, Plus TV & More!

CS Recommends: Silver Linings Playbook, Plus TV & More! Stuck inside? Don’t know what to watch/read/play/listen to? has got you covered. In this week’s CS Recommends our staff kicks off gives you solid tips on the best media to consume during your downtime, including David O. Russell’s award-winning Silver Linings Playbook, and more! Check out our picks below! if ( ! ezoic_test() ) { PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptS...
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Amazon Reveals New Key Art for Invincible Teasing Dramatic Face-Off

Amazon reveals new key art for Invincible teasing dramatic face-off With a month and a half left until the highly-anticipated series debut, Amazon took to Twitter to unveil a new poster for the animated adaptation of Robert Kirkland’s Invincible teasing a dramatic and dark twist for a certain character. The key art can be viewed below! RELATED: Robert Kirkman Says Invincible Film Won’t Connect With Amazon Series if ( ! ezoic_test() ) { PB = PB...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Chad Coleman, Amc, Mark Hamill, Lauren Cohan, Seth Rogen Evan Goldberg, Cinemax, Robert Kirkman, Kirkman, Robert Kirkland, Steven Yeun, Jeff Allen, Cory Walker, Ryan Ottley, Skybound

Live-Action ‘Invincible’ Movie Still Happening, Will Be Seperate From the Upcoming Animated Series

There’s an animated Invincible series headed to Amazon Prime Video in March – but what of the live-action Invincible movie? The film was announced back in 2017, with Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg attached as writers. One might think that since the animated series is about to drop, the movie might be a thing of the past, but according to creator Robert Kirkman, it’s still very much in development – and it will be separate from the animated show. On March 26, an adult-oriented Invincible animat...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Seth-Rogen, Mark, Rogen, Goldberg, J K Simmons, Robert Kirkman, Kirkman, Evan-Goldberg, Comic Book/Superhero, Invincible, Mark Grayson Steven Yeun

Tell Me Your Secrets Trailer Released for Amazon’s Thriller Drama Series

Tell Me Your Secrets trailer released for Amazon’s thriller drama series Amazon Prime Video has released the official trailer for Tell Me Your Secrets, the upcoming thriller drama series created by Harriet Warner (Call the Midwife, Sinbad, Mistresses) and starring Lily Rabe (The Undoing, American Horror Story), Golden Globe nominee Amy Brenneman (Judging Amy, Goliath) and Hamish Linklater (Legion, Midnight Mass). You can check out the trailer now in the player below! ...
Tags: Amazon, Video, TV, Movies, TV News, Streaming, Diana, Bruna Papandrea, Amazon Prime Video, Robert Kirkman, Bodie, Lily Rabe, Hamish Linklater, Amy Brenneman, Enrique Murciano, Umbrella Academy

Invincible: Robert Kirkman Says Live-Action Film Won’t Connect With Amazon’s Animated Series

Invincible: Robert Kirkman Says Live-Action Film Won’t Connect With Amazon’s Animated Series In a recent interview with EW, producer Robert Kirkman has finally given an update about his long-in-development live-action film adaptation of his popular comic book series Invincible, confirming that the project is still moving forward and is in the early stages at Universal Pictures with The Boys co-creators Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg also attached as writers and producers. With the upcoming deb...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, Mahershala Ali, Chad Coleman, Amc, TV News, Seth Rogen, Mark Hamill, Universal Pictures, Amazon Prime Video, Ezra Miller, Lauren Cohan, Seth Rogen Evan Goldberg, Cinemax, Jonathan Groff

‘Invincible’ TV Series Premieres in March on Amazon Prime Video, Watch the First Clip Now

Invincible, the new animated series based on the Skybound/Image comic of the same name, now has a premiere date: March 26. The hour-long series comes from creator Robert Kirkman and follows a seventeen-year-old who just happens to be the son of the most powerful superhero on the planet. Soon, the teenager is developing superpowers of his own – and discovering “his father’s legacy may not be as heroic as it seems.” In addition to the premiere date news, there’s a new clip – watch it below. I...
Tags: Amazon, New York, Television, Movies, Animation, Mark Hamill, Video Clips, Amazon Prime Video, Mark, Simmons, J K Simmons, Robert Kirkman, Kirkman, Steven Yeun, Comic Book/Superhero, Jeff Allen

Amazon Sets Release Date For Robert Kirkman’s ‘Invincible’ (TV News Roundup)

In today’s TV news roundup, Amazon Prime Video sets the release date for Robert Kirkman’s “Invincible,” and the Savannah College of Art and Design announces their lineup for the 2021 aTVfest. DATES Amazon announced that Robert Kirkman‘s new, hour-long animated series, “Invincible,” will premiere the first three episodes on March 26, with each subsequent Friday […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Amazon Prime Video, Savannah College of Art, Robert Kirkman, Invincible, SCAD aTVfest, Below Deck Sailing Yacht

Amazon Unveils Invincible First-Look Clip & Premiere Date!

Amazon unveils Invincible first-look clip & premiere date! After last month brought exciting word that the already star-studded cast of the animated series was expanding with Mahershala Ali, Ezra Miller and more, Amazon has unveiled another new teaser for Robert Kirkman’s Invincible and announced a March 26 premiere date! The teaser can be viewed below! RELATED: Mahershala Ali, Clancy Brown, Ezra Miller & More Join Invincible Series PB = PB || {}; ...
Tags: Amazon, Comics, TV, Movies, Chad Coleman, Trailer, Amc, TV News, Streaming, Mark Hamill, Amazon Prime Video, Lauren Cohan, Seth Rogen Evan Goldberg, Cinemax, Robert Kirkman, Kirkman

The most anticipated new TV shows coming to Netflix, Disney Plus, and other major streamers next year

"WandaVision" Disney Plus 2020 saw major media companies jump into the streaming space, from WarnerMedia's HBO Max to NBCUniversal's Peacock. In 2021, streaming services will hope to ramp up content output after production delays this year due to the pandemic.  The television tracking app TV Time provided Business Insider a list of the most anticipated new TV shows coming to the major streaming services in 2021 (and possibly beyond). Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Stre...
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‘Invincible’ Animated Series Adds Mahershala Ali, Jon Hamm, Ezra Miller, Djimon Hounsou & More

Amazon Prime is turning the Skybound/Image comic book series Invincible by Robert Kirkman into an animated series that will arrive next year. Steven Yeun (The Walking Dead) stars as 17-year old Mark Grayson, who just so happens to be the son of the most powerful superhero on the planet, Omni-Man (J.K. Simmons). As he begins to discover his own superpowers, he learns that his father may not be the clean-cut superhero that he seems to be. The first Invincible trailer arrived earlier this year alo...
Tags: Amazon, Television, Movies, Mahershala Ali, Casting, Animation, Jon Hamm, Brazil, J.K. Simmons, Mark Hamill, Zachary Quinto, Ezra Miller, Allen, Gillian Jacobs, Jonathan Groff, Robert Kirkman

Mahershala Ali, Clancy Brown, Ezra Miller & More Join Invincible Series

Mahershala Ali, Clancy Brown, Ezra Miller, and More Join Invincible At CCXP Worlds, Amazon Prime revealed several new additions to the cast of Invincible. Amazon has already lined up a stellar lineup for the adaptation of Robert Kirkman’s comic book. And even the minor roles are also attracting top talent. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
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The Walking Dead's Zombie Apocalypse Origin May Never Be Revealed

For folks living in the world of AMC’s The Walking Dead, only three things matter: How do I survive, how can we fix this...and why is this happening? The last question might seem like the easiest one to answer, but it’s something TWD’s chief content officer Scott Gimple says we may never know.
Tags: Comics, Science, The Walking Dead, Amc, Zombies, Fear The Walking Dead, Image Comics, Robert Kirkman, Scott Gimple, The Walking Dead World Beyond