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@Jesse_O Nice! I just started Creepshow (on demand). The first thing I noticed was the logo, GN raher than EC on the comics.
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https://comicbook.com/tv-shows/news/lucifer-tom-ellis-offiically-returning-season-6-netflix-new-deal/
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After reading this, it's still a hard pass for me. The description of the new character sounds ridiculous. Also sounds like they should change the name of the network.

Batwoman to Replace Kate Kane with New Character


When Batwoman returns in 2021, there will be a new character as well as a new face under the cowl. The show isn’t going to recast the character of Kate Kane, which Ruby Rose recently excited after the end of the first season. Instead, The CW will introduce a new character named Ryan Wilder to take the role of Batwoman.

Based on the casting call that’s making the rounds, Ryan is a woman in her mid to late 20s and is the opposite of Kate. The casting call encourages LGBTQ performers and did not specify ethnicity. “She’s likable, messy, a little goofy, and untamed,” the document reads. “With no one in her life to keep her on track, Ryan spent years as a drug-runner, dodging the GCPD and masking her pain with bad habits. Today, reformed and sober, Ryan lives in van with her plant. A girl who would steal milk from an alley cat and could also kill you with her bare hands, Ryan is the most dangerous type of fighter: highly skilled and wildly disciplined. An out lesbian. Athletic. Raw. Passionate. Fallible. And very much not your stereotypical All-American hero.”

Introducing a new character as the lead will bring up a lot of questions regarding the rest of the characters. What will this mean for Alice, Kate’s twin and season one villain who became obsessed with seeking revenge against her sister? Presumably, Luke will still be involved in helping Batwoman, but what about Mary, Kate’s stepsister who joined the team mostly for the familial reason. Before those and other questions can be addressed, the show will have to set up Kate’s departure and the fall out with the supporting cast.

Batwoman is expected to return in January 2021, though that announcement was made before Ruby Rose’s exit news, so it could be delayed to accommodate the changes.
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I'm watching the Inhumans on Disney+ and while it's not great..it has its moments. I hope Marvel tries again for the big screen.
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AMC had marathon of nos4a2 season 1 today. Season 2 starts June 21st. I watched it and I want more!!!!
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I liked the first season as well and looking forward to season 2.
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I'm surprised that I'm saying this, but I really like Stargirl! It's only 4 episodes in and The CW hasn't screwed it up... yet. Time will tell. If they start down that political road I'll 86 it as I have with most of their other shows.
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On June 8th's episode, we got to see JSA's Wildcat return. It's great to see them tapping into the golden age characters of the Justice Society and the Injustice Society! Hourman and Dr. Mid-Nite are coming up soon







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The Witcher Season 2 Showrunner Promises New Witchers and Fewer Timelines
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The first season of The Witcher was a huge success for Netflix and gave good reason to cheer among fans of both the best-selling novels and the games on which the show was based. Now the series is gearing up for a second season. Showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich spoke to TheWrap in a new interview regarding what the upcoming season will add to the show's plot.

"Probably my favorite additions for Season 2 are the new witchers. Really, in Season 1, we got to know Geralt and he's our prime example of a witcher. And then there is one other witcher, Remus, who we meet in Episode 103, who quickly dies (laughs). So it was, for us really, about getting Geralt back to his roots and sort of learning where he came from and what his story is and what his sense of family is."

The Witcher follows the exploits of Geralt of Rivia, a magically-enhanced monster hunter, played by the impossibly buff Henry Cavill. But Geralt is not the only witcher in the books or the games, and fans will be thrilled to hear season 2 will see the introduction of other fan-favorite characters belonging to Geralt's brotherhood.

One aspect of season 1 that Netflix audiences had a problem with was the multi-timeline approach to unveiling the plot. This made it hard to keep track of the many separate incidents that were taking place in separate time periods until Geralt, Yennefer and Ciri finally met. Now, the show will offer a much more streamlined plot for season 2.

"Obviously, it was one of the most controversial parts of Season 1 and I didn't expect it to be as controversial as it was. But it's something I still stand behind, in terms of storytelling. The goal was to get to know each of these characters individually, and the only want to do that was to separate their timelines."
"What's great though is they have intersected now. So what we'll see in Season 2 is that all of our characters are existing on the same timeline. What that allows us to do story wise though is to play with time in slightly different ways. We get to do flashbacks, we get to do flash-forwards, we get to actually integrate time in a completely different way that we weren't able to do in Season 1. Because, if you can imagine, if we were in three different timelines (in Season 1) and then flashed forward or flashed back, we would have been in four or five or six timelines - even I know that's too much. So I think it will be a lot easier for the audience to follow and understand, especially a new audience coming in. But there are still going to be some fun challenges with time."


Production on the second season of The Witcher was underway when the global lockdown hit, and shooting had to stall. Now the cast and crew are waiting for the all-clear signal from the studio so they can get back to work charting the next chapter of Geralt's adventures on screen. This news first generated over at The Wrap.
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It's about flipping time!!! This starts July 2 on Netflix. Hopefully it will be as good as I think it will be and Warrior Nun Areala #1 will take off!!!

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@KatKomics when I was a kid, my brother and I got several radio shows on tape. We had Green Hornet, Lone Ranger and I believe Sherlock Holmes. We spent a summer listening to them at our lake cabin when the weather made tv reception impossible (and it didn't take much). Good times!!!


I remember listening to the Star Wars radio drama back in the early 80's, Mark Hamill did the voice of Luke Skywalker and the sound effects were just amazing.

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He looks just like Chris reeve there
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Cool Trailer
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Anybody else watching Nos4a2? Tonight's episode was especially creepy!!!! I'm really enjoying this season!!!!
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Just finished Deep Space Nine - loved it...caught a few episodes here and there but it came out then I was in my early 20's and didn't really connect with me..as a mid 40's though I got much more out of it.

Starting Voyager!!!

another show I only saw once in a while
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Anybody else watching Nos4a2? Tonight's episode was especially creepy!!!! I'm really enjoying this season!!!!


I just cut the cord in my cable (finally).

I liked the first season and will definitely check out season 2 at some point but have not seen it yet.
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Just finished Deep Space Nine - loved it...caught a few episodes here and there but it came out then I was in my early 20's and didn't really connect with me..as a mid 40's though I got much more out of it.

Starting Voyager!!!

another show I only saw once in a while

Voyager was my favorite of the Star Trek shows.
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Just finished binge-watching Warrior Nun. I'd give it 3 out of 5 stars. Hell of a cliffhanger!


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@OGJackster - I just watched the first 4 episodes. So far I am liking it quite a bit.

Update: Finished it. Since I never read the comics this is based on, I can't judge the series by them. But I definitely enjoyed it, and got a Jennifer Lawrence-type vibe from the lead actress. Give it a shot!
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If you care to see real life monsters watch the documentary "Athlete A" on Netflix about the USA Gymnastics scandal. Basically these very young and talented girls were delivered by their parents into the hands of an organization filled with monsters. In one heart-breaking moment the girls express that the Pedophile Doctor was the only person in the organization who was nice and seemed to care about them.
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