Human Target, Jonah Hex, The Man of Steel: February 12th Comic Reel

Thu, February 12th, 2009 at 7:03am PST | Updated: February 12th, 2009 at 7:42am

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Hannibal Tabu, Columnist


According to the Hollywood Reporter, "Fringe" and "Boston Legal" actor Mark Valley has signed on to play the title role for a pilot based on the Vertigo comic book.

No release date announced.


Variety reports that veteran actor John Malkovich has agreed to play the antagonist Turnbull, a wealthy Southern plantation owner whose son is killed by Union soldiers during the Civil War. Legendary Pictures has joined the project as co-financier and co-producer.

No release date announced.


The newest rumor from those wacky kids at Ain't It Cool News is that the Wachowski brothers are ready to take over the franchise.

No release date announced.


The Hollywood Reported also noted that ABC has picked up a pilot based on the British series of the same name.

No release date announced.

THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS is reporting that director Christopher Nolan will next film "Inception," which could mean delays in developing a Bat-minded sequel. On the other hand, he did "The Prestige" between the last two films, so ...

No release date announced.


Got some time to kill? The new viral video game might do it for you.

Starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan, release date: March 6, 2009.


Kryptonsite has some new airdates for episodes this season.

Next episode, "Infamous," March 5, 2009.


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