Channing Tatum says the Gambit movie is still on its way. Legion casts a Wonder Woman star as its major villain. The first look at Fahrenheit 451 is here. Plus, a better look at Iron Man’s armor in Infinity War, a new yet weirdly familiar Justice League picture, and the name of the next season of American Horror Story is finally revealed. Spoilers, away!
Anne Hathaway has signed on to star in an upcoming scifi thriller about a woman who must escape a cryogenic chamber before her oxygen runs out.[Deadline]
In conversation with Comic Book, Channing Tatum confirmed Gambit is still on the docket. Ah guar-un-tee!
Yeah, of course. We’re working on it right now.
The Purge 4
THR reports Gerard McMurray (Burning Sands) will direct the fourth installment of the persistent Purge franchise.
Michael Shannon nods approvingly as Michael B. Jordan operates a flamethrower in the film’s first book burnin’ image. [Coming Soon]
Connor Behrens of the Washington Post shared this new photo of the League looking at something concerning on Twitter... which I’m pretty sure is like, the third Justice League picture we’ve seen which involves Wonder Woman, Flash, and Batman all glancing warily at something off camera?
Avengers: Infinity War
Marvel’s giving away this fancy mini-poster at SDCC, which gives us a good look at Tony’s armor from the film.
Someone left the fog machine on in the mini-poster from Comic-Con.
Krypton explodes in the first teaser from San Diego Comic-Con. Sorry, spoilers.
American Horror Story: Cult
Now it can be told: the official title of season seven has finally been revealed as American Horror Story: Cult. [TV Line]
Once Upon a Time
The show has been given a November 21 premiere date. Here’s the synopsis:
Every teenager thinks their parents are evil. What if you found out they actually were? Marvel’s Runaways is the story of six diverse teenagers who can barely stand each other but who must unite against a common foe – their parents.
During the show’s panel at Comic-Con, it was revealed that Said Taghmaoui, who played Sameer in Wonder Woman, has been cast as Amahl Farouk, best known in the comics as one of the human forms of the sinister Shadow King that plays a fundamental role in David’s story in the comics.. It was also stated the new season will be 10 episodes long, and that the producers are “working on” locking down an appearance from Professor X himself.
Julie Plec has announced the series is ending after season five.
Episode two of the next season is ominously titled “Tribute.”
Syfy has released a trailer for Van Helsing’s second season.
Finally, here’s a trailer for an upcoming animated series from TBS about an astronaut and his planet-annihilating friend, Mooncake, as they search for the end of the universe.
Banner art by Jim Cooke.