Spawn, Smallville. Priest: August 24th Comic Reel

Mon, August 24th, 2009 at 7:58am PDT

TV Film
Erik Amaya, Staff Writer


According to, creator Todd McFarlane has begun work on a script for a new "Spawn" film. This film will not be a sequel and McFarlane notes "the tone of this 'Spawn' movie will be for a more older audience. Like the film 'Departed.'"

Release date: TBA


Entertainment Weekly posted a preview of the upcoming season. It features the black suit, Metallo, and even a little bit of Zod. Proceed with caution if you're avoiding spoilers.

New episdoes begin: September 25th, 2009


Variety reports actors Stephen Moyer and Lilly Collins have joined the film. Moyer will be brother to Paul Bettany and Collins will be Bettany's niece.

Directed by Scott Stewart, release date August 13th, 2010


Comic Book Movie points to several TV spots for the film posted on YouTube.

Starring Kate Beckinsale, release date: September 11th, 2009


Screenwriter Ryan Condal has picked up scripting duties on the Fox project based on Greg Rucka's Oni Press series, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The article describes the project about "a female Special Ops agent who is on the run after carrying out a high-level assassination in Eastern Europe."

Release date: TBA


MTV News talks with director Jonathan Mostow about the themes that intrigued him about the graphic novel.

Starring Bruce Willis, release date: September 25th, 2009


NewsOK's Nerdage blog (via Comic Book Movie) reports actress Yancy Butler appeared at Dallas Comic-Con and spoke about her role in the film. "The nemesis to Nicolas Cage is a gangster," says Butler. "And I played the moll, his wife."

Release date: 2010


Monday means a bevy of photos from the blog of director Edgar Wright. First, various shots of production. Second, a two part "What did Edgar Watch This Weekend." Also, it's video blog time featuring a battle of the bands and "The Twins."

Starring Michael Cera and Chris Evans, release date: 2010


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TAGS:  spawn, smallville, priest, whiteout, scott pilgrim

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