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Treadstone: Sense8's Brian J. Smith; Jeremy Irvine Join USA's 'Bourne' Spinoff Series
Now USA Network is peeling back the project's veil of silence with a straight-to-series order for Bourne franchise spinoff Treadstone from Tim Kring (Heroes) and Universal Cable Productions (UCP). Treadstone explores the origin story and present-day actions of a CIA black ops program known as Treadstone, a covert operation that uses behavior modification protocol to turn its agents into nearly unstoppable superhuman assassins[...]
The Boys EP/Showrunner Eric Kripke Talks Keeping Comic's "Punk Rock Provocative" Tone
Developed for series by Kripke, Kripke, Preacher's Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen, and Sony Pictures TV, the modern twisted take on the world of superheroes boasts a premiere episode directed by Dan Trachtenberg (10 Cloverfield Lane, Black Mirror). ● On what it was like overall working on two "wildly, schizophrenically different" projects like The House With a Clock In Its Walls and[...]
NOS4A2: Zachary Quinto, Ashleigh Cummings to Lead AMC Series Adaptation
Credit (left): ABC / (right) NZ on Air Actor Zachary Quinto (Heroes, American Horror Story) and actress Ashleigh Cummings (The Goldfinch, Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries) are set to lead AMC's new supernatural horror series NOS4A2 (working title) Based on author Joe Hill's bestselling novel of the same name, the series will have Emmy-nominated Kari Skogland (The Handmaid's Tale) directing the[...]
USA Network Orders Bourne Franchise Spinoff 'Treadstone' Direct to Series
Now USA Network is peeling back the project's veil of silence with a straight-to-series order for Bourne franchise spinoff Treadstone from Tim Kring (Heroes) and Universal Cable Productions (UCP). Treadstone explores the origin story and present-day actions of a CIA black ops program known as Treadstone, a covert operation that uses behavior modification protocol to turn its[...]
USA Orders 'Bourne' Franchise Spin-off, Denis Leary Crime Series and Two Additional Pilots
Heroes creator Tim Kring serves as the writer and executive producer Ramin Bahrani will direct the pilot and also serve as an executive producer Ben Smith and Jeffrey Weiner will executive produce on behalf of Captivate Justin Levy will executive produce alongside Bradley Thomas for Imperative Entertainment. Briarpatch: Based on the Ross Thomas novel of the[...]
American Gods: Jesse Alexander New Showrunner; Season 2 in 2019
Aside from Hannibal, Alexander has also worked with Fuller on Star Trek: Discovery and Heroes; as well as ABC's Alias and Lost. Alexander is replacing Fuller and Green, who oversaw the development and first season of the Starz drama before being fired in November after battles with Fremantle over the show's expanding budget needs. Speaking with reporters in[...]
Paul Pope Draws The First Image From The Heroes Comic, For SDCC
San Diego Comic Con will see Titan Comics hand out copies of an exclusive "ashcan" edition of their new Heroes comic book, based around the return of the TV series to NBC as Heroes Reborn And here it is. Sorry, that never gets old Here it really is. This is going to be like Rick Rolling really fast[...]
Titan Comics To Publish Heroes Reborn Comics
  No, not those Heroes Reborn comics The ones based on the upcoming TV return to NBC's Heroes  series from all those years ago. Yes, something like that. And that he ones that Titan Comics, also of Doctor Who and Blacklist comics, have just got the rights to publish, Called simply, Heroes, the series starting in October will start[...]
Elevator Pitch: Ground Floor – What Hero Do YOU Want To See On The Silver Screen?
By Gary Turner When iconic comic book heroes make the leap to film we usually share the same responses: AWESOME, "It's about time they made that flick!" PRAYER, "Please, please, please not Nick Cage!" OUTRAGE, "WTF!?! Are they on crack, or just wanna bury this franchise?" Well, this guy shares your pain. Why do we get so worked up? 'Cause we love[...]
Heroes "Reborn" As Miniseries On NBC In 2015
NBC is the first to take a cue from Fox and bring back a dead series as an "event series." Heroes Reborn will have Heroes creator Tim Kring behind it, and will air in 2015, with a digital series to precede the TV series to introduce the characters and storyline. Those aspects are being kept under[...]
Dynamite Gets Cullen Bunn To Reintroduce Heroes
Fans of the one-time rating juggernaut Heroes can rejoice as Dynamite Entertainment along with licensing partner NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products has announced plans to reintroducing the superhuman drama with former Marvel Comics exclusive writer Cullen Bunn writing the scripts. Bunn, who may be the only writer left in the world who doesn't have a Wikipedia page, came to[...]
Heroes Con Gets Jesse Jamesed
      Jesse James went to Heroes Con in Charlotte, North Carolina They even let him in! Dear Bleeding Cool, This week I attended Heroes Con in Charlotte N.C for the first time It was very high on my bucket list So many people had laid out the foundation for me before I had even arrived[...]
They Can't Get Akira Going, So Warners Shoot For Bleach Instead
It's not too surprising that Masi Oka is better known as an actor, and best known as Hiro in Heroes, because his behind-the-scenes work in special effects, even on big tentpole pictures is, by its very nature, behind the scenes. His backstage work doesn't end there, however, as Variety are crediting him as the man who[...]
Petrelli Brothers Cast As Wolverine and Iron Man In Marvel Anime
Both starred in NBC's Heroes as super powered brothers Peter and Nathan Petrelli. What peculiar stunt casting to announce at WonderCon! Milo Ventimiglia is voicing Wolverine in the upcoming Marvel Anime series, while Adrian Pasdar is playing Tony Stark in the Iron Man Anime Both starred in NBC's Heroes as super powered brothers Peter[...]