Comic Talk Headlines For August 21, 2019

Aug 21, 2019    00:35:20

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As always, here are your show notes for this episode of the Comic Talk Headlines.

TV
The Boys: Seth Rogen, being a producer on the show, has already seen a rough cut of the first ep of season 2. He told Collider that the second season will be bigger, organically, than the first season, and it sounds like they are adding to the budget too. http://collider.com/the-boys-season-2-premiere-details/ 
Krypton: Cancelled after 2 seasons. Series is being shopped around to other outlets, as well as the Lobo spinoff series. With HBO Max on the horizon… maybe they will find a new home. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/krypton-canceled-at-syfy-1232498?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&utm_source=Direct / https://deadline.com/2019/08/krypton-canceled-after-two-seasons-spinoff-lobo-not-moving-forward-on-syfy-1202669840/ 
He-Man: New anime series is set to release on Netflix. Kevin Smith will be the showrunner, and according to the series synopsis, we are getting a direct continuation from the 80s show. https://comicbook.com/anime/2019/08/19/he-man-anime-synopsis-kevin-smith-netflix/ 

Movies
Justice League Snyder Cut: Jason Momoa is feeding the fire, saying that he has seen the Snyder Cut and it is “ssssssiiiicccckkkk” https://www.instagram.com/tv/B1U1rmigdlY/?utm_source=ig_embed
Resident Evil: Reboot: Directo Johannes Roberts told Screen Rant that the movie is in “active production.” The reveal that this was a thing happened in 2017, and the announcement of Roberts as the director was at the end of the same year. https://screenrant.com/resident-evil-movie-in-development/ 
Mortal Kombat: Casting Announcements!! Mehcad Brooks as Jax, Ludi Lin as Liu Kang, Sisi Stringer as Mileena, Tadanobu Asano (Thor: Ragnarok) as Raiden. Joining Joe Taslim as Sub-Zero. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/mortal-kombat-movie-adds-fistful-fighters-1232599?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter 
Wolverine in the MCU: We Got This Covered says their source (who correctly leaked the post credits scene from the re-release of Endgame as well as Robert Pattinson as Batman) is saying the current plan at Marvel is to start by introducing Wolverine into the MCU and having him be the gateway as it were, since he is a member of both the X-Men and the Avengers. https://wegotthiscovered.com/movies/wolverine-join-avengers-enters-mcu/ 

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