BBC’S DRACULA MINI SERIES

CLAES BANG TO LEAD BBC’S DRACULA MINI SERIES Consisting of three 90-minute episodes, the upcoming Dracula series will re-introduce the world to the vampire who “made evil sexy.” Taking place in Translyvania in 1897, the series will find “the blood drinking Count is drawing his plans against Victorian London. And be warned: the dead travel fast.” In a statement, Claes Bang said: I am thrilled to be taking on the role of Dracula, especially when the script is in the hands of the incredible talents of Steven Moffat, Mark Gatiss and the team responsible for Sherlock. I’m so excited that I get to dig …

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(more) AQUAMAN

PREMIUM SPOTLIGHT ON AQUAMAN + ROYAL ATLANTEAN PORTRAITS WITH JASON MOMOA, AMBER HEARD, PATRICK WILSON, NICOLE KIDMAN, WILLEM DAFOE   NEW ‘AQUAMAN’ POSTERS THE WRATH OF THE SEVEN SEAS Aquaman is coming December 21st You know your trusted spy doesn’t do superheroes, but we do believe DC has always been profoundly superior to Marvel and this one certainly looks brilliantly entertaining and visually majestic. Today you can feast your eyes on the royal portraits of Atlantean nobles fromAQUAMAN which is ready to swim into cinemas December 21st! The $160 million underwater adventure (two thirds of the film take place in the ocean) was directed …

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Mortal Engines Dec 14th, US

The cities on wheels from MORTAL ENGINES are tumbling into your cinemas beginning of December finally bringing Philip Reeves famous YA saga onto the big screens. Christian Rivers, who worked as storyboard artist on LOTR, Hobbit and all other Peter Jackson‘s movies, is directing the film produced by Jackson himself. The $100 million movie, set in a post-apocalyptic world ravaged by the surviving cities which now roam around on giant wheels eating each other for fuel, covers the first book of Reeve’s saga which has four novels  IN MORTAL ENGINES    Tom is a twenty something Londoner who has only ever lived inside his …

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Replicas – For the SF Lover

 ‘REPLICAS’  KEANU REEVES CLONING HIS WIFE Check out a trailer and brand new, or rather first, poster for Keanu Reeves’ new science fiction thriller REPLICAS in which he plays  a daring synthetic biologist, who, after a car accident kills his family, will stop at nothing to bring them back, even if it means pitting himself against a government controlled laboratory, a police task force and the physical laws of science. In short – Keanu tries to clone his dead wife played by Alice Eve! The movie should slowly start hitting cinemas in certain countries around the world this Autumn and Winter. Jeffrey Nachmanoff, who wrote The …

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Witcher

HENRY CAVILL   TO LEAD ‘THE WITCHER’ FANTASY SERIES AT NETFLIX!      HENRY CAVILL TO LEAD EPIC FANTASY TV SERIES AT NETFLIX   ‘THE WITCHER’ Rejoice! Our boy is finally returning to the telly! After he so memorably appeared for the first time in The Tudors more than a decade ago, Henry Cavill will star in another epic series THE WITCHER at Netflix! Genres:  Action | Adventure | Drama | Fantasy 8 Episodes Henry Cavill will play Geralt of Rivia Based on the fantasy saga by Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowskian it is an epic tale of fate and family. Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill), a solitary monster hunter (witchers are hunters who develop supernatural abilities at a young …

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OUTPOST

    CHARACTER PHOTOS ARE IN! The Outpost hits CW July 10th in ten episode run Just as I promised you two weeks ago when I presented you with the first trailer for it, your trusted spy is bringing you a premium spotlight on new epic fantasy adventure series THE OUTPOST which hits CW July 10th in Northern America and a number of SyFy channels around the world, including Europe (Germany, UK, Ireland and others) and Australia. This is the first summer series for CW and it will air in ten hourlong episodes coming from the kitchen of experienced Dean Devlin, the legendary …

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Robin Hood: The Rebellion

   While we re waiting for the Robin Hood movie withTaron Egerton and Jamie Dornan to hit the big screens around the world later this November, there is another movie project on the same topic coming to theatres around you this year! You can check out the first poster and trailer for ROBIN HOOD: THE REBELLION which will see British TV actor Ben Freeman playing the famous avenger who is trying to free his beloved Maid Marian (played by Marie Everett) from evil and cunning Sheriff of Nottingham (played by James Oliver Wheatley)! Legendary Brian Blessed is Friar Tuck, James G. Nunn is Will Scarlett with James Groom as Guy of Gisborne. The …

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Earthsea

   ‘EARTHSEA’ FANTASY SAGA TO BE TURNED INTO MOVIES! Producer Jennifer Fox will turn Ursula K. Le Guin’s fantasy classic EARTHSEA into a series of movies. Ursula sold her the rights before she died at the beginning of this year. As ‘Deadline’ reports, the saga includes five novels and eight short stories set in a fantasy archipelago of hundreds of islands, imperilled by those who use magic to gain power and upset its delicate balance. Most of its characters are people of colour and the emphasis is on understanding nature and human nature, not possessing power over them. Ursula wrote more than 20 books in her …

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Robin Hood 2018

‘ROBIN HOOD’ TRAILER LOOKS OVERLY MODERN INDEED The first trailer for new ROBIN HOOD movie which is out November 21st! Made, obviously, for younger audiences,  the movie will have hip costumes and vibe while trying to describe the origins of the famous rebel from Sherwood! The trailer obviously shows a rather modern look, maybe even overly so. Robin Hood has been set for November release   A GRITTY NEW TAKE Directed by Otto Bathurst, this gritty new take on the classic Robin Hood story will see young Taron Egerton playing the legendary archer Robin of Loxley a war hardened Crusader who together with his Moorish …

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I am Dragon 2015

In the midst of the wedding princess Miroslava is kidnapped by a dragon and carried away into his castle on the remote island. Mira left everything behind in the past – family, friends and groom. Now the only things she had were a stone cage and a mysterious young man named Arman … but who is he and what is he doing on that island? Miroslava will know the truth too late: loving a dragon will reveal the bitter truth – love is scary. This film, a Russian import, had no audience for it. Let’s see if it appeals to …

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Lost in Space – Netflix Original April 13th

  NETFLIX NEW SF SERIES Netflix has revealed the first teaser and April 13th as the launch date for new LOST IN SPACE sf series starring Toby Stephens! Set 30 years in the future, colonization in space is now a reality, and the Robinson family is Tobey Stephens leads the cast as the head of the Robinson family among those tested and selected to make a new life for themselves in a better world. But when the new colonists find themselves abruptly torn off course en The first season starting this April will have ten episodes route to their new home they must …

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