Here’s a roundup on the top stories we might have missed out for the past week.
Boba Fett Series
According to new reports, a Boba Fett series is in the works and will be released before The Mandalorian Season 3. It’s scheduled to start production as early as next week.
Loki Renewed For Second Season?
A new listing in Production Weekly seems to confirm Clark’s suggestion with Marvel Studios apparently pushing forward with more “Loki” and have set aside a January 2022 start of production date for it. Neither the actor or studio has confirmed the news as yet.
Mads Mikkelsen To Replace Depp In Fantastic Beast’s 3
Following Warner Bros. decision to have Depp resign from his role in Fantastic Beasts 3, the ‘Rogue One’ actor Mads Mikkelsen is in early talks to replace Depp as evil wizard Gellert Grindelwald in the upcoming third “Fantastic Beasts” film at Warner Bros. Pictures.
Scorpion King Reboot In The Works With Dwayne Johnson Attached
Universal Pictures are teaming up with Dwayne Johnson (Producing) and plans to reboot “The Scorpion King” franchise. Jonathan Herman has been hired to pen the script which will see a new actor play the character.
Umbrella Academy Renewed For Season 3
Netflix has officially renewed “The Umbrella Academy” for a third season, the order coming more than three months since the hit superhero series debuted its ten-episode second season in July. Production is expected to start in February next year suggesting either a late 2021 or early 2022 airing.
Gerard Butler Returning For ‘Night Has Fallen’
Gerard Butler is confirmed to be reprising his role of Secret Service agent Mike Banning for ‘Night Has Fallen’,a fourth film in the series that began with ‘Olympus Has Fallen’.Robert Kamen will script along with Ric Roman Waugh set to direct.
Jeff Nichols To Helm ‘A Quiet Place’ Spin-Off Film
Jeff Nicholos is set to write and direct an untitled spinoff connected to the events in the hit horror movie “A Quiet Place” at Paramount Pictures. The franchise is set in a post-apocalyptic world in which creatures with heightened hearing used sound to devour humankind. The first film followed a family trying their best to stay silent and stay alive. (Via Heat Vision)