RODRIGUEZ DIRECTS 'THE MANDALORIAN,' 'BATTLESTAR GALACTICA' GETS SHOWRUNNER, HBO DOES 'HELLRAISER,' PEREYDA TO NETFLIX, 'POKEMON' EXCLUSIVELY TO NETFLIX!
Geek TV News Round-Up
Posted by Milton Griepp on May 6, 2020 @ 4:51 am CT
Esmail on ‘Battlestar Galactica’") has a showrunner: Michael Lesslie, according to Deadline. Lesslie wrote and executive-produced The Little Drummer Girl, and has a screenplay credit for Assassin’s Creed.
HBO will produce a series based on Hellraiser, according to Deadline. Halloween director David Gordon Green will direct the pilot and several additional episodes, according to the report. Writers include Mark Verheiden (Battlestar Galactica, Daredevil) and Michael Dougherty (X-Men United, Godzilla: King of the Monsters).
Rob Pereyda is the new Head of Anime, Editorial, and Publishing at Netflix. Pereyda had been at VIZ Media for several years as Vice President, Business Development and Strategy.
All Coming Out in October
May 20, 2022
The boxed sets and the new original graphic novel are all slated for October release.
Plus: New Megan Kelso, Jason, Oral History of Comic-Con in Fall 2022 Catalogue
May 20, 2022
The Fantagraphics Fall 2022 Catalogue also includes new works by Megan Kelso and Jason, an oral history of San Diego Comic Con, and more.