Heroes, G.I. Joe, Kick-Ass: August 7th Comic Reel

Fri, August 7th, 2009 at 7:58am PDT

TV/Film
Erik Amaya, Staff Writer

HEROES

Sci Fi Wire caught up with new cast member Robert Knepper. He plays the carnival leader Samuel. "He sort of comes off as a guy who really cares about his own family, but I think we're going to find something. He seems to be drawing everybody in, all the heroes that we love, kind of a web. One by one he'll pull these guys in, and I think we'll find out a little bit more about them, and in the process discover what Samuel's motives really are," he tells Sci Fi Wire.

New episodes begin: September 21st, 2009

G.I. JOE: THE RISE OF COBRA

The film is finally out, which means the last major round of press. Today, MTV Splash Page discovers who is the biggest "Joe" authority. Collider talked to Scarlett Rachel Nichols and Baroness Sienna Miller. They also have red carpet interviews with Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje and producer Bob Ducsay. Meanwhile, CHUD pointed out one of the best ways to market the film, with toys:

Starring Ray Park, release date: today!

KICK-ASS

Collider talked with young actress Chloe Moretz about her role as "Hit Girl" in the film:

They also talk with actors Clark Duke and Christopher Mintz-Plasse, but the topics vary wildly:

Starring Nicholas Cage, release date: TBA

IRON MAN 2

At the premeire for the third season of "Mad Men," actor John Slattery talked to Collider about his role as Howard Stark. He says the part is brief, but the name is "big."

Starring Robert Downey Jr., release date June 7th, 2010

THE LOSERS

Superhero Hype says the film has officially begun production. Now starts the run to its release date.

Starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Idris Elba release date: April 9, 2010

DEAD OF NIGHT

Actor Brandon Routh talks a little bit about his character Dylan Do to MTV Splash Page. Routh says Dylan, from the eponymous Italian comic, is "kind of like Han Solo."

Directed by Kevin Munroe, release date: 2010

SMALLVILLE

The CW has provided clips from last month's Smallville Comic-Con panel (via Ain't It Cool News):

New episdoes begin: September 25th, 2009

SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD

Kim Pine, front and back, in today's set pic from the blog of director Edgar Wright.

Starring Michael Cera and Chris Evans, release date: 2010

WEEKEND GETAWAY

While you're out and about this weekend you might encounter a superhero. Well, a superhero movie filming, anyway. If you see any great shots, line readings, or stunts this weekend, let us know! Take credit, come up with a clever nickname, or go anonymous. The choice is yours! Oven fresh rumors and movie news every weekday morning. I am Erik Amaya readying for the future threat of an John Hughes remakes.

TAGS:  heroes, gi joe, kick-ass, iron man 2, the losers

 
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