Fall 2021 is heating up as geek showbiz news continues to flow in, and it's time for a round-up!
Dark Horse Entertainment chose Alice Waddington, director of Paradise Hills, to helm the adaptation of Dept. H, according to Deadline. This adaptation is based on the comics created by Matt and Sharlene Kindt (see "TPB Planned"). T.S. Nowlin (The Maze Runner) has been tapped to write the script, and Mike Richardson, Keith Goldberg and Paul Schwake from Dark Horse Entertainment will produce.
Variety. The original Babylon 5 series ran for five seasons with 110 episodes and seven TV movies (see "'Babylon 5' Film Reboot"). The new series will be a "ground-up" reboot, with Babylon 5 creator J. Michael Straczynski onboard to write and as executive producer.
Warner Bros. DC has added new cast members to Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Jani Zhao, Indya Moore and Vincent Regan have joined director James Wan and Jason Momoa in this movie that is already in production. This movie is scheduled for release on December 16, 2022 (see "Best in Shows -- 2022").
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