The latest geek TV roundup has trailers, renewals, first looks, new shows, and more!Trailer for Matt Groening's 'Disenchantment,' 'Halo' Comes to Showtime, 'Gideon Falls' Optioned, 'The Gifted' Season 2 Sets Debut, More 'Star Trek,' Amazon Is 'Invincible'”).
Disney unveiled the first look of the star of the live-action Kim Possible film (via Variety). Newcomer Sadie Stanley takes on the role of a normal high school girl who spends her spare time saving the world. The movie also stars Buffy the Vampire Slayer veteran Alyson Hannigan as Kim’s mom, Todd Stashwick, Taylor Ortega, Connie Ray, Ciara Wilson, Erika Tham, and Isaac Ryan Brown. The Disney Channel original movie is co-directed and co-produced by Adam B. Stein and Zach Lipovsky and will debut in 2019 (see “'Black Panther,' 'Venom,' 'Avengers,' Unveil New Posters, Live Action 'Kim Possible'”).Trailer for Matt Groening's 'Disenchantment,' 'Halo' Comes to Showtime, 'Gideon Falls' Optioned, 'The Gifted' Season 2 Sets Debut, More 'Star Trek,' Amazon Is 'Invincible'”). The show bows on the streaming giant on August 17.
Syfy’s cult favorite Wynonna Earp has been renewed for a fourth season. The announcement was made during Comic-Con, shortly after the debut of the third season about Wyatt Earp’s demon-hunting great, great granddaughter. The fourth season will run 10 episodes and air in 2019. The show, which stars Melanie Scrofano as the title character, is based on the IDW comic by Beau Smith (see “Beau Comic Gets TV Deal”).
Marvel’s Iron Fist Season 2 has a first look and release date. The Netflix series will premiere on September 7 at 12:01 a.m. PT globally. In the trailer, Danny Rand has taken on the role of protector of his city in the absence of Matt Murdock / Daredevil. It doesn’t reveal much about the larger story for the season, but it does show Finn Jones’ Iron Fist dealing blows to some back alley baddies. Jessica Henwick is returning as Colleeen Wing, Sacha Dhawan is back as Davos / Steel Serpent, and Simone Missick will appear as Misty Knight. Alice Eve (Star Trek: Into Darkness) has been cast as villain Typhoid Mary.