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Modern ‘Xena’ Reboot in Development at NBC, Because NBC

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 20, 2015 @ 3:03 PM
You may have seen word strewn about recently that former Xena star Lucy Lawless had in mind to pitch a revival of the classic Warrior Princess drama, and NBC, being NBC, may have beaten her to it. A new report suggests NBC has begun development of a “modern” Xena reboot with a Hunger Games flair, and at least some of the original talent involved.

Kurt Sutter’s ‘Bastard Executioner’ Shows Off the Swords in New Teasers

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 20, 2015 @ 1:55 PM
Kurt Sutter Sons of Anarchy followup The Bastard Executioner lifted the veil a bit at Comic-Con 2015, though short of its recent trailer, hasn’t allowed anything so extensive outside of San Diego. Now, the FX September premiere offers a stylish new look at its hero, but what do the latest Bastard Executioner teasers tell us?

‘Game Of Thrones’ Star Carice Van Houten Officially Joins the ‘Jon Snow Lives’ Club

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 20, 2015 @ 11:09 AM
Game of Thrones conspiracy theory has hit a fever pitch months before Season 6 will ever air, as fans take every possible opportunity to dissect the fate of Kit Harington’s Jon Snow. Now, the “Jon Snow Lives” truther movement might have its staunchest supporter yet, as Melisandre herself, Carice van Houten insists Jon Snow must live.

Don’t Expect ‘Arrow’ Season 4 to Introduce ‘Green Lantern,’ Say Producers

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 20, 2015 @ 9:44 AM
The CW
For as much as Comic-Con 2015 and beyond revealed of Arrow Season 4, we don’t yet have the clearest picture what Oliver will be doing in flashback this year, other than the vague suggestion that the younger Mr. Queen will head to Green Lantern’s hometown of Coast City. The series has alluded to Green Lantern on a number of occasions, but is a Season 4 appearance really in the cards?

‘The X-Files’ Revival Adds Comedian Kumail Nanjiani

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 20, 2015 @ 12:11 AM
FOX / Michael Buckner, Getty Images
The X-Files’ 2016 return hasn’t revealed very much beyond a few photos and scant teases of new footage, but a number of familiar faces will at least populate Mulder and Scully’s revived investigation. Comedian and Silicon Valley star Kumail Nanjiani is the latest to sign on for The X-Files event series, but as whom?

Does the ‘Hannibal’ Season 3 Finale Tease ‘Lambs’ in Our Future?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 19, 2015 @ 10:47 PM
The sun seems to have set on NBC’s Hannibal beyond a third season, with Mads Mikkelsen and Hugh Dancy released from their contracts, and creator Bryan Fuller suggesting a feature followup may prove more likely. Still, with talk of Thomas Harris’ Silence of the Lambs canon off-limits, could Fuller’s fourth season plans point toward Clarice Starling after all? The Season 3 finale title might …

CBS ‘Supergirl’ To Introduce Lois Lane … ’s Sister Lucy

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 19, 2015 @ 4:52 PM
CBS / DC Comics
Those who were fortunate enough to catch the full Supergirl pilot at Comic-Con 2015 (or online anywhere over the past few months) know that the CBS super-drama plays coy with appearances from Superman himself, but even more of the extended family may show up. A new report suggests that Lois Lane’s sister will cause a few headaches for Supergirl, with a surprising connection to one of the main cast.

‘Hannibal’ Offers the Sickest, Most Romantic Love Story of All With ‘Digestivo’

by Britt Hayes July 18, 2015 @ 11:53 PM
In some ways, Hannibal almost reads like a fan fiction version of the Hannibal and Will Graham story — without forcing its two leads into a sexual relationship, that is. The love between Hannibal and Will is so twisted, so deep, and so accurately explores relationship dynamics that it’s almost more chilling than watching an eel slide down Mason Verger’s throat, or the awful realization that there’s a human baby inside of that pig.

‘Arrow’ Season 4 Casts Alexander Calvert as Batman Villain Anarky

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 17, 2015 @ 8:49 PM
DC Comics / CTV
It’s been a week for DC castings, between Flash-y new additions and new Gotham love interests, and only hours after Arrow Season 4 added itself a Terrific new hero, so too will a new villain make anarchy reign. Bates Motel star Alexander Calvert will face off against the Green Arrow in Season 4, debuting in Star City as DC villain “Anarky.”