Movie & TV News of the Week

The entertainment business is filled with big news, in both TV and movie industries. That’s one of our missions, and even in the direst of moments, there always something new. So, this article allows you to catch up what you have been missing lately. Here’s what you probably missed this month.



New ‘Tron’ Movie Lands ‘Lion’ Helmer Garth Davis as Director – via Variety

Aamir Khan’s ‘Forrest Gump’ Remake For Viacom18 Shifts to Turkey Shoot, Delaying Release – via Variety

Madonna Says She’s Working on a Secret Screenplay With ‘Juno’ Writer Diablo Cody – via Variety

Clive Barker’s ‘Books of Blood’ Gets Appropriately Spooky October Release Date on Hulu – via Collider

‘Magic Camp’ Trailer Proves Disney Didn’t Just Make This Movie Disappear

‘All Together Now’ Trailer: ‘Moana’ Star Auli’i Cravalho Leads A Netflix Musical For Director Brett Haley

‘You Cannot Kill David Arquette’ Trailer Puts the Actor Back In The Pro-Wrestling Ring

Netflix’s ‘The Devil All the Time’ Poster Reminds Us Tom Holland Isn’t the Only Star – via Collider


Ben Affleck to Direct Paramount Film About the Iconic Making of ‘Chinatown’ – via IndieWire

Netlix Untitled Chupacabra Movie Lands Director Jonas Cuarón – via The Wrap

Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Trollhunters: Rise of the Titans’ Movie Scheduled for 2021 – via Variety

Noah Hawley’s ‘Star Trek’ Movie Halted at Paramount – via Variety

‘The Owners’ Trailer: Looks Like Maisie Williams Picked the Wrong House to Rob

Mark Millar’s ‘Reborn’ Movie, Produced by Sandra Bullock, Finds a Writer – via /Film

2020 Imagen Awards Nominations: ‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold,’ ‘I Carry You With Me’ and More – via Variety

‘Robin’s Wish’ Trailer: New Documentary Chronicles The Struggles of Robin Williams In His Final Days

Jason Bateman and ‘Game Night’ Writer Are Taking a Trip to ‘Superworld’ – via Collider

Martin Scorsese Will Shoot ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’ in February 2021 – via /Film

DC FanDome Reveals Star-Studded Lineup of Guests Including Robert Pattinson, Val Kilmer, Gal Gadot, and More – via /Film

‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Trailer: This Might Be The Best Trailer You’ll See All Year

‘Mangrove’ Trailer: Letitia Wright Rallies the People in the First Movie of Steve McQueen’s ‘Small Axe’ Anthology


‘Knight Rider’ Movie Speeds Back Into Development With James Wan – via /Film

‘The Secret: Dare to Dream’ Trailer: Think Happy Thoughts With Katie Holmes In This Romantic Drama

‘Bill and Ted Face the Music’ Shifts Back to August 28 as a New Featurette Shines a Light on Bill & Ted’s Daughters – via /Film

A24 Debuts ‘Zola’ First Footage, but Release Date Remains ‘Coming Soon’ for Now – via IndieWire

‘Measure For Measure’ Exclusive Trailer: Hugo Weaving Stars In This Shakespearean Thriller

‘Critical Thinking’ Trailer: John Leguizamo Tries to Inspire a High School Chess Team in a Troubled Neighborhood

Trailer Watch: Charlie Kaufman’s I’m Thinking of Ending Things

‘Morgana’ Trailer: An Unbelievable True Story About a Most Unexpected Porn Star and Director – via IndieWire

‘John Wick’ Team Readies Remake of South Korean Actioner ‘The Man from Nowhere’ – via Collider

‘Yellow Cat’ Trailer: Kazakh Venice Horizons Entry Is a Meta-Cinematic ‘Badlands’-Like Romance – via IndieWire

Exclusive ‘Alone’ Poster Will Make You Want to Look Over Your Shoulder – via Collider

‘Captain Marvel’ Sequel Lands ‘Candyman’ Director Nia DaCosta – via The Wrap

Tom Hanks in Talks to Play Geppetto in Disney’s ‘Pinocchio’ – via Variety

Ryan Reynolds Boards ‘Everyday Parenting Tips’ Monster Comedy for Universal – via Variety

A New ‘Dirty Dancing’ Is Coming, with Jennifer Grey and Director Jonathan Levine – via Collider

‘John Wick 5’ is Happening, and Will Shoot Back to Back with ‘John Wick 4’ – via /Film

Civil Rights Attorney Benjamin Crump Joins ‘Freedom Ride,’ Based on John Lewis’ Experiences – via Variety


‘The Sleepover’ Trailer: Malin Ackerman & Ken Marino Get Kidnapped in New Netflix Family-Adventure Film

‘I’m Thinking of Ending Things’ Poster Sets the Mood for Charlie Kaufman’s Netflix Movie – via Collider

‘Phineas and Ferb The Movie’ Trailer Pits Candace Against the Universe on Disney+

DC FanDome Trailer Teases the Virtual Convention Bringing Big DC Comics News This Month

‘Starship Troopers’ Honest Trailer: A Satire So Good That People Thought It Was Just a Dumb War Movie

‘Stuntwomen’ Trailer: Michelle Rodriguez’s ‘Furious 7’ Double Takes Her on a Wild Ride


Rupert Wainwright Out as Director of Miles Teller Survival Drama ‘Not Without Hope’ (EXCLUSIVE) – via Variety

Mumbai Film Festival Postponed Until 2021 Due to Coronavirus – via Variety

Disney Bringing ‘Mulan’ To Disney+ In September…For An Additional Fee – via The Playlist

‘Cyrano’ Musical: Joe Wright Directs, The National Does The Music, Peter Dinklage, Haley Bennett & More Star – via The Playlist

‘Bullet Train’: Joey King To Star Opposite Brad Pitt In David Leitch’s Upcoming Action Film – via The Playlist

‘I Am Woman’ Trailer: Tilda Cobham-Hervey Stars In The Biopic Of ’70s Singer Helen Reddy

Seth Rogen’s New ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Will Lean More into the “Teenage” Angle – via /Film

Viggo Mortensen, Chiara Mastroianni, Maria de Medeiros Set for Lisandro Alonso’s ‘Eureka’ (EXCLUSIVE) – via Variety

New ‘The King’s Man’ Images Debut as Matthew Vaughn Teases ‘Kingsman 3’ Connections – via Collider

‘The Way I See It’ Trailer: Meet the White House Photographer for Barack Obama and Ronald Reagan

Netflix In Talks To Buy Joe Wright’s ‘Woman In The Window’ From Disney – via The Playlist

Locarno Title ‘Human Flowers of Flesh’ to Shoot with ‘Dogtooth’s’ Angeliki Papoulia, ‘Holy Motors’ Star Denis Lavant (EXCLUSIVE) – via Variety

Don Hertzfeldt Announces Third ‘World of Tomorrow’ Movie with First Footage — Watch

‘Wonder Woman 3′ Will “Probably” Be Director Patty Jenkins’ Last in the Franchise – via Collider

‘The Devil All the Time’ First Look: Internet Boyfriends Tom Holland and Robert Pattinson Star in a Netflix Midwestern Gothic – via /Film

‘Get Duked!’ Trailer: Stoner Teens Get Hunted On the Scottish Highlands

Paul Thomas Anderson’s Next Move Adds Bradley Cooper – via /Film

Shailene Woodley, Jodie Foster, Tahar Rahim Legal Thriller Sold to STXfilms – via Variety

Disney+ Adapting ‘Once On This Island’ Stage Musical into a Live-Action Movie – via /Film

‘Blood on the Wall’ Trailer: ‘Restrepo’ Team Uncovers Murder and Corruption in Central America

‘Seized’ Trailer: It’s ‘Taken’ Meets ‘John Wick’, With Martial Arts Superstar Scott Adkins

‘A Call To Spy’ Trailer: New WWII Film Focuses On Churchill’s Female-Led Spy Agency

‘The Blech Effect’ Trailer: The Fallen Former “King of Biotech” Races to Reverse His Fortunes

‘The Human Voice’ First Look: Pedro Almodóvar Directs Tilda Swinton in English-Language Debut – via IndieWire

‘On The Trail: Inside The 2020 Primaries’ Trailer: HBO Max Looks At The Women Behind Political Cable News Coverage

Lionsgate Removes ‘Antebellum’ from 2020 Release Calendar for the Time Being – via /Film

Marvel’s ‘Shang-Chi’ Sets Revealed in News Footage as Filming Prepares to Resume – via Collider

‘Jay Sebring’ Trailer: Tarantino, Others Set The Record Straight About Manson Victim

‘Clapboard Jungle’ Trailer: A Star-Studded Doc About Indie Filmmaking

Jason Bateman To Direct Netflix Heist Film ‘Here Comes the Flood’ – via The Playlist



‘A.P. Bio’ Season 3 Trailer Reveals the A+ Comedy’s Debut on Peacock

‘MacGruber’ Series Finally Ordered at Peacock, Ya Friggin’ Turds – via /Film

‘Justice Warriors’ Trailer Brings the Cop-Centric Dystopian Comedy Series to Life – via Collider

‘The Boys’ Season 2 Cast Adds Shawn Ashmore to Play a Key Supe – via Collider

‘Away’ Trailer: Hilary Swank Struggles With Heading 20 Million Miles Away from Her Family

‘Black-ish’ Episode ‘Please, Baby, Please’ Released on Hulu After Being Shelved by ABC – via Variety

‘SpongeBob Squarepants’ Spinoff ‘The Patrick Star Show’ in the Works to Nickelodeon – via Variety

Saved by the Bell Trailer: Jessie Snatches Caffeine Pills Off of Zack’s Son In New Revival Footage — Watch

Sara Bareilles to Star in Peacock Music Comedy ‘Girls5eva,’ ‘Rutherford Falls’ Sets Main Cast – via Variety

Connie Nielsen, Christopher Eccleston Set for ‘Close to Me’ Series From NENT Studios U.K. (EXCLUSIVE) – via Variety


‘Pantheon’: AMC Announces Daniel Dae Kim, Full Cast for Its Primetime Animated Drama – via IndieWire

‘Animaniacs’ Revival Arrives on Hulu in November; Pinky and The Brain Coming Back, Too – via /Film

‘PEN15’ Season 2 Trailer Gives Us Awkward, Poignant, Middle School Feels

‘Woke’ Trailer: Lamorne Morris Gets a Necessary Wake Up Call in New Hulu Series

‘Stay Tuned’ TV Series in the Works; Will Adapt the Film About a Couple Who Gets Sucked Into Their TV – via /Film

Jude Law and Naomie Harris Are Drawn to a Mysterious Island in ‘The Third Day’ Trailer

‘Friends’ Reunion Special Stuck in Second Gear, is Delayed Again By HBO Max – via /Film

Ava DuVernay Adapting ‘One Perfect Shot’ Twitter Account Into HBO Max Docu-Series – via Collider

Selena Gomez Joins Steve Martin, Martin Short in Hulu Comedy ‘Only Murders in the Building’ – via Variety

Elle Fanning to Star in Hulu Series Based on Michelle Carter Texting Suicide Case – via Variety

Legends of Tomorrow: Olivia Swann Will Be Back as Series Regular in Season 6 – via TVLine

‘Soulmates’: AMC Anthology Gets Early Season 2 Renewal, Creates Existential Romantic Dilemma – via IndieWire

‘Love, Victor’ and ‘Taste the Nation’ Renewed for Second Seasons at Hulu – via Variety


‘Close Enough’ Renewed for Season 2 on HBO Max – via Collider

‘Cursed Films’ Season 2 Set to Haunt Shudder – via /Film

‘Hoops’ Trailer: It Takes Balls to Coach a High School Basketball Team

‘Your Honor’ Teaser: Bryan Cranston Returns To TV As A Judge Faced With A Harrowing Moral Dilemma

‘A League of Their Own’ Gets Off the Bench — Amazon Greenlights New Series, Reveals Cast Image – via Collider

Darren Aronofsky Developing ‘Boss of the Beach’ TV Series Based on a Wild True-Crime New York Magazine Article – via /Film

‘High Fidelity’ Cancelled by Hulu After One Season – via Collider

HBO Announces Duplass Brothers’ 1970s Auto-Scam Docuseries, Sets ‘Coastal Elites’ Premiere Date – via IndieWire

Robert Downey Jr. Will Produce and Possibly Co-Star in a New Apple TV+ Detective Series – via /Film

Regina Hall Boards ‘Nine Perfect Strangers’ Series at Hulu – via Variety

KeKe Palmer Is Joining Disney+’s The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder Revival – via TV Guide

Diane Cook Novel ‘New Wilderness’ to Be Adapted for TV With Warner Bros., Matt Reeves Producing – via Variety

Bad Robot Options Glennon Doyle Memoir ‘Untamed’ for Television – via Variety

The Good Doctor to Kick Off Season 4 With Coronavirus-Themed Storyline – via TVLine

A Discovery of Witches Season 2 Is Set to (Finally) Arrive in Early 2021 – via TVLine

Bobby Cannavale Rounds Out ‘Nine Perfect Strangers’ Cast at Hulu – via Variety

TV News Roundup: HBO Max Announces Selena Gomez’s Quarantine Cooking Show Premiere Date (Watch) – via Variety

‘Taskmaster’ Tossed From CW Schedule After Only One Episode – via Variety

‘Siren’ Canceled After Three Seasons at Freeform – via Variety

E! News Cancelled After Three Decades – via TVLine

‘The Undoing’ Trailer: Nicole Kidman Makes a Terrible Mistake in HBO’s New Limited Series


‘Raised By Wolves’ Trailer: An Android Raises Children In The Post-Apocalypse In Ridley Scott’s HBO Max Series

AMC Adapting Fantasy Novella ‘Sorcerers,’ About a Hip Hop-Inspired Sorcerer – via /Film

‘Mimic’ TV Series Directed by Paul WS Anderson in the Works – via /Film

‘The Ren & Stimpy Show’ is Being Reimagined at Comedy Central – via /Film

Lena Waithe Developing an Open-Marriage TV Drama for Amazon – via /Film

‘Who’s the Boss?’ Reboot in the Works, with Tony Danza and Alyssa Milano Returning – via Collider

Issa Rae Is Producing an HBO Documentary on the History of Black Television – via TV Guide

Love Island’s Las Vegas-Set Season 2 Lands Premiere Date (And It’s Soon!) – via TVLine

Alex De La Iglesia’s HBO Series ’30 Coins,’ Premiering at Venice, Debuts Teaser

All Rise Promotes Lindsey Gort to Series Regular for Season 2 – via TVLine


‘Fixer Upper’ Revived for Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Magnolia Network in 2021 – via Variety

Brat TV Announces New Cast of ‘Chicken Girls’ For Season 7 – via Variety

‘Late Show With Stephen Colbert’ Music Booker Fired Following Sexual Misconduct Allegations – via Variety

The Haves and the Have Nots Sets Season 7 Return Date — Watch Teaser

Power: Starz Unveils Premiere Date, New Trailer for Book II: Ghost Spinoff

TV News Roundup: ‘Young and the Restless’ to Air New Episodes in August – via Variety

National Geographic Acquires Steve James Chicago Docuseries ‘City So Real’ – via Variety

‘Surviving Jeffrey Epstein’ Trailer: Lifetime Series Addresses Ghislaine Maxwell Charges

Chris Hemsworth to Host Shark Beach Special for Nat Geo’s 2021 SharkFest – via TVLine

Lifetime Announces First Christmas Movie With LGBTQ Lead Romance – via TVLine

Danielle Brooks to Play Gospel Legend Mahalia Jackson in Lifetime Biopic – via TVLine

Samuel L. Jackson Docuseries ‘Enslaved’ Sets Premiere Date on Epix – via Variety

Amy Adams Reunites with Adam McKay For Netflix Series About a Class Action Lawsuit Against Walmart – via /Film

‘Ratched’ Trailer: Sarah Paulson Takes on the Iconic ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest’ Villain on Netflix

‘The Boys’ Season 2 Trailer: The Boys Go Up Against an Army of Supes

Ewan McGregor to Star in Motorcycle Series for Apple TV+ – via IndieWire

Wong Kar-Wai Sets ‘Blossoms Shanghai’ as His First TV Series – via /Film

‘Hunters’ Season 2 Ordered by Amazon, and You Can Expect Some Big Cast Additions – via Collider

First Look At John Boyega In Steve McQueen’s Upcoming TV Anthology ‘Small Axe’ – via The Playlist

Craig Robinson to Star in Peacock Comedy Series ‘Killing It’ from ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Executive Producers – via /Film

‘Fargo’ Teaser: Two Crime Families, Only One Midwest


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