It’s no secret that Netflix and Marvel Television have struggled to find an episodic formula that works for their superhero adaptations. By most accounts, Jessica Jones has been largely deemed the most successful of their ventures, with Daredevil coming in at a close second. But even these series are hampered with narrative inefficiencies towards the […]
JESSICA JONES’ first season finale may not have been so final.
Many of us fans of ALL professional wrestling were halfway expecting Shinsuke Nakamura to win the WWE title his first night on Smackdown after WrestleMania this year. Having the past few months to see Vince McMahon not understand how special the Japanese superstar is has led to some disappointment among fans. It’s a symptom of […]
The streaming giant has acquired Mark MIllar’s comics universe for enough money to rebuild a small Scottish town.
The Beat sat down with creator Ian Jones-Quartey, known for his work on Adventure Time and Steven Universe, to learn more about the brand new show he’s created for Cartoon Network: OK K.O! Let’s Be Heroes. The show features the titular K.O., who wants to become the world’s greatest hero. 1 .OK K.O. IS A […]
By Rachel Maurer The Expanse debuted its pilot episode at SDCC in 2015 to a half-empty room and a lot of uncertainty. While the source novels already had a strong following – four had been released at that point – the titles weren’t exactly mainstream. But two years on, the Saturn- and Hugo-nominated series […]
Announced last November, the day before the election actually now that I’m looking it up, Young Justice made a miraculous return to life by way of a huge fan driven support campaign. The cult favorite animated series ceased production in March of 2013, with its second season entitled Young Justice: Invasion. It was a great […]
Though most of season 1 was already filmed before it aired, Executive Producer Sarah Schechter said one particular fan reaction made its way into Riverdale’s scripts and on screen: Clifford Blossom’s terrible wig. “All props to our hair department, but it did not look good. His hair was dyed in the pilot, but he had […]
The activations at this year’s SDCC have become more story-focused than ever, and when you’re immersed in a story from FX’s Legion, you can imagine you’re in for a pretty trippy experience. Located on the lawn of the Hilton Bayfront, the Legion Mixed Reality Experience uses HoloLens, a headset developed by Microsoft that allows for augmented reality to overlay graphics and sound on your physical environment.
By Andrea Ayres The CBS All Access series Star Trek: Discovery has some big shoes to fill. The cast and producers promise the new series will do justice to the legacy of Star Trek and its creator Gene Roddenberry’s vision for a progressive and inclusive future. Members of the cast and several executive producers answered […]