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.

2020 Canadian Screen Awards: The Complete List of Nominees

The nominees are in. Today, the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television announced its list of nominations for 141 different film, television and digital content categories. 2020 saw hit comedy TV series Schitt’s Creek leads the nominees with 26 nods overall, as it gears up for its series finale later this year. CBC’s Anne with an E takes ...

Netflix Announces March 2020 Release for ‘On My Block’ Season 3 + First Look Images

In March, viewers will finally be able to return to Freeridge, as Netflix has announced On My Block’s season 3 premiere date as well as unveiled the first images from the season. Netflix has confirmed a March 11 premiere date for the eight-episode third season of its coming-of-age teen comedy On My Block. Check out ...

Rick Moranis Will Return for Disney Plus’ ‘Honey, I Shrunk the Kids’ Reboot

“Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in!” Your eyes do not deceive you, Rick Moranis is officially returning to the world of acting for Disney Plus’ Honey, I Shrunk the Kids reboot. The film, titled Shrunk, will star Josh Gad, and will be a new take on the classic story. ...

Disney+ Moving Forward with ‘Turner & Hooch’ Reboot Series, Josh Peck to Star

After a brief stint in development, Disney+ has announced that it is officially moving forward with a reboot of the classic movie Turner & Hooch. The streaming giant has cast Josh Peck in the lead role, with the series’ first season being 12 episodes. Peck will play the role of U.S. Marshall Scott Turner. It ...

‘Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)’ Film Review

Cathy Yan’s Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) is a wonderful, insane, action-packed DC Comics movie. I’ve thought about ways to lead into this statement, but why sugar-coat it? It is a film that refuses to abide by comic book movie tropes, creating an r-rated girl gang movie that is ...

‘Loki’ Showrunner Michael Waldron to Rewrite ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’

Not far gone from the news that Sam Raimi would be taking over directing duties for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, a new writer has been announced for the film as well. THR is reporting that Michael Waldron, showrunner for the upcoming Disney+ series Loki, has been tapped to rewrite the screenplay for ...

‘Rogue One’ Director Gareth Edwards to Helm Sci-Fi Film at New Regency

Gareth Edwards is finally making his return to the big screen, as the Rogue One director has found his next project. According to Variety, New Regency is set to bankroll and produce a new untitled sci-fi film written and directed by Edwards. Kiri Hart, who also produced Rogue One: A Star Wars Story with Edwards, ...

Sam Raimi in Talks to Direct ‘Doctor Strange: In the Multiverse of Madness’

THE PRODIGAL SON HAS RETURNED. It’s been over ten years since Sam Raimi has directed a Marvel movie. After helming two of the greatest superhero films of all time, Spider-Man and Spider-Man 2, his final entry in the trilogy, Spider-Man 3 was, as he called it, an unpleasant experience. Now, Raimi may make his anticipated ...

‘Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made’ Film Review

It’s not every day that a huge studio like Disney has a film premiere at the Sundance film festival. After all, the festival is meant to act as a platform for small, indie features looking to make a name for themselves while also secure distribution from competing studios. And yet, here we are with the ...

Disney to Release Pro-Shot Version of ‘Hamilton: The Musical’

A few years ago, Lin-Manuel Miranda revealed that his critically acclaimed broadway musical Hamilton would not only be getting a film version, but that a professionally shot version of the musical was also in the works and would be released at some point. Today, it was revealed that the pro-shot version of the musical was ...

Adam Sandler & Netflix Extend Partnership, Four More Films in the Works

Adam Sandler’s lucrative partnership with Netflix will continue, as the streamer announced that it has officially extended the agreement to include four more films. The announcement only revealed one new film as part of the extended partnership: an animated feature which the Sandman will write, produce, and star in. No further details were revealed at ...

‘Birds of Prey’ Has Screened: Here are the First Reactions

Next month, Harley Quinn makes her triumphant (and insane) return to the big screen with Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn). The eighth film in the DC Extended Universe, and a spin-off of the 2016 film Suicide Squad, the film marks the cinematic debut for several prominent DC Comics characters, ...