All posts by Nick Poulimenakos

Nick Poulimenakos is the Editor-In-Chief of Talkies Network and reports on the film and television industry. He studies management/marketing at the University of Toronto and is a self proclaimed movie /T.V show/comic book know it all. He maintains that LOGAN is the greatest superhero film of all time.

The Snyder Cut of ‘Justice League’ is Coming to HBO Max in 2021

VINDICATION!!!!! The Snyder Cut of JUSTICE LEAGUE is coming! After three years of fans call for #ReleaseTheSnyderCut, HBO Max and Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that it will exclusively debut Zack Snyder’s director’s cut of the Warner Bros. Pictures/DC feature film Justice League in 2021. Snyder held a commentary/watch party of his 2013 film Man of Steel, where he surprised fans ...

Temuera Morrison to Play Boba Fett in ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2

He’s back! Fan-favourite character Boba Fett will make his long-awaited return to live-action Star Wars projects, as Temuera Morrison is reportedly set to play the character in The Mandalorian‘s second season. The Hollywood Reporter, who broke the story, notes that, the role will not be big, but you can expect the famed bounty hunter to ...

Taika Waititi to Direct & Co-Write New ‘Star Wars’ Film; Krysty Wilson-Cairns to Co-Write Screenplay

Happy Star Wars day everyone! As fans everywhere sit down to watch the series finale of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, as well as view Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker on Disney+, Lucasfilm has finally announced the next filmmaker who will tackle a Star Wars film! Taika Waititi, who recently won the Academy Award ...

Disney Developing Live-Action ‘Hercules’ Remake, Russo Bros. to Produce

Disney has officially set their sights on another animated classic that will get the live-action remake treatment: Hercules. Yesterday, The DisInsider broke the news that Disney has put a remake of Hercules into development, mentioning that it will be a musical, and will get a theatrical release. Today, THR dropped a story of their own, ...

‘Russian Doll’ Co-Creator Leslye Headland Developing ‘Star Wars’ Series for Disney Plus

Disney Plus continues to forge ahead with new Star Wars content, as it has just brought on yet another filmmaker for a brand new series. Variety is exclusively reporting that Russian Doll co-creator Leslye Headland is working on a new Star Wars series for the streaming giant. Insiders say that the show will take place ...

J.J Abrams Developing ‘Justice League Dark,’ ‘The Shining’ Spinoff, ‘Duster’ Series’ for HBO Max

J.J Abrams has just locked in his first major projects for HBO Max under his lucrative new deal with Warner Bros. The forthcoming WarnerMedia streamer has given out straight-to-series orders for three new shows from Abrams: aDC Comics show based on Justice Leagie Dark, a spinoff of The Shining called Overlook, and an original series ...

Stellan Skarsgard, Kyle Soller Join Disney Plus’ ‘Rogue One’ Spinoff Series

The Rogue One: A Star Wars Story spinoff series starring Diego Luna as Cassian Andor has officially added its first new cast members. Variety is reporting that Stellan Skarsgard and Kyle Soller are both in final negotiations to star in the Cassian Andor series. They join Diego Luna and Alan Tudyk, who reprises his Rogue ...

Disney Plus’ ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Series Taps Joby Harold as New Writer

After months of speculation, the highly anticipated Obi-Wan Kenobi series has found a new writer. Variety is reporting that Joby Harold, best known as the writer behind King Arthur: Legend of the Sword and Awake, will pen the Obi-Wan Kenobi series. Harold takes over script duties from Hossein Amini, who departed the project back in ...

Rosario Dawson to Play Ahsoka Tano in ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2

It’s been a pretty quiet, and depressing week, due to the continuing coronavirus outbreak, but here’s some awesome news that’ll surely put a smile on your face! SlashFilm is reporting that a fan-favourite dream-casting has come true! Rosario Dawson, best known for her roles in Marvel/Netflix series’ Daredevil, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist, as well ...

Disney Officially Delays ‘Black Widow’ Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

It was inevitable. Today, Disney finally announced that it has delayed Marvel Studios’ Black Widow due to the coronavirus outbreak. The house of mouse had previously delayed Mulan, The New Mutants and Antlers, but held out hope for Black Widow to hold on to its May 1st release. Disney did not provide a new release ...

E3 2020 Cancelled Due to Coronavirus Crisis

It’s official: E3 2020 has been cancelled. Today, the Entertainment Software Association has announced that it’s 2020 E3 event will not happen dude to the ongoing coronavirus crisis. “After careful consultation with our member companies regarding the health and safety of everyone in our industry…we have made the difficult decision to cancel E3 2020,” the ...

Sony Sets New Untitled ‘Spider-Man’ Spin-Off with Writer Roberto Orci

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 co-writer Roberto Orci is getting a second shot at the Marvel film universe, as Sony has signed him for a new untitled Spider-Man spinoff film. According to The Wrap, the film is set in Sony’s Universe of Marvel Characters, which includes Venom, Morbius, Silk, and more. This sect of Marvel movies ...