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"Kung Fu": "Star Trek: Picard" Director Hanelle Culpepper to Direct, Co-EP CW Pilot

Blindspot creators Christina M. Kim and Martin Gero's reimagining of '70s cult actioner Kung Fu has signed high-profile director Hanelle Culpepper (Star Trek: Picard, Mayans MC) to direct and co-executive produce the CW pilot. Jon Prasida (Hiding), Shannon Dang (The L Word), Eddie Liu (Silicon Valley), Tzi Ma (The Man In the High Castle), Kheng Hua […]

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"Kung Fu": "Legacies" Star Olivia Liang Set to Lead CW Pilot

Blindspot creators Christina M. Kim and Martin Gero's reimagining of '70s cult actioner Kung Fu has cast Legacies star Olivia Liang in the lead role of Nicky Chen. The actress joins Jon Prasida (Hiding), Shannon Dang (The L Word), Eddie Liu (Silicon Valley), Tzi Ma (The Man In the High Castle), and Kheng Hua Tan (Crazy Rich […]

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"Kung Fu": Jon Prasida, Shannon Dang & Eddie Liu Join The CW Pilot

Blindspot creators Christina M. Kim and Martin Gero's reimagining of '70s cult actioner Kung Fu has added three new names to the potential series' pilot. Jon Prasida (Hiding), Shannon Dang (The L Word), and Eddie Liu (Silicon Valley) are set to join previously-announced castmates Tzi Ma (The Man In the High Castle) and Kheng Hua Tan (Crazy […]

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"Kung Fu": Tzi Ma, Kheng Hua Tan Join The CW's Series Reimagining Pilot

While Blindspot's Christina M. Kim and Martin Gero's reimagining of '70s cult actioner Kung Fu continues fighting for a spot on The CW's programming schedule, we're learning two new names joining the pilot. Tzi Ma (The Man In the High Castle) and Kheng Hua Tan (Crazy Rich Asians) have been cast as series regulars in […]

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"Kung Fu": The CW Gives Pilot Order for "Blindspot" Creators' '70s Series Reimagining

It's been a pretty good January 2020 for The CW, with a ton of renewals and two straight-to-series orders. Now that we've shifted into pilot season, the network is adding to its programming pilot line-up with Blindspot's Christina M. Kim and Martin Gero reimagining of '70s cult actioner Kung Fu. Executive produced by Arrowverse co-guru […]

“Kung Fu” Film Remake with David Leitch Directing for Universal

"Kung Fu" Film Remake with David Leitch Directing for Universal

David Leitch is quickly becoming the go-to director for action blockbusters following the success of Atomic Blonde. John Wick, Deadpool 2, and Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw. Universal Pictures now trusts him with the film remake of the 1972 television series Kung Fu, according to Deadline Hollywood. "Kung Fu" 1972 Plot Created by […]

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"Kung Fu": The CW Taps "Blindspot" Team for Female-Led Reimagining

The CW's run of revamping, rebooting, and/or reimagining (is it possible to do all three at once without creating a tear in the space-time continuum?) continues unabated, with the network looking to reimagine the David Carradine-starring 1970's television series Kung Fu with a female lead. One of the reasons for the decision we're sure had […]

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"Seis Manos": Viz Media Unveils First Netflix Anime Series at SDCC 2019

Viz Media previewed their new Netflix Latino kung fu anime action series Seis Manos at this year's Comic-Con International: San Diego (SDCC). The series features three orphaned martial arts warriors who join forces with a DEA agent and a Mexican Federale to avenge the murder of their mentor on the streets of their tiny border […]

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AMC's 'Into the Badlands' Takes Fans Behind the Martial Arts [WonderCon 2019]

With the stakes hitting their highest peaks in the last episodes of AMC's Into the Badlands, Sunny's Journey is coming to a close this season. The team took some time at Wondercon 2019 to answer some questions about the show and its production that have been on the minds of myself and other fans. Star […]

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'Warrior': Cinemax's Bruce Lee-Inspired Martial Arts Western Unleashes Official Trailer

It's been over 40 years since Bruce Lee's passing, but the television series he originally envisioned in Warrior will finally see the light of day for Cinemax. The network released the show's first trailer from creator Jonathan Tropper (Banshee) for Tropper Ink Productions. Joining him to executive produce is Justin Lin (The Fast and the Furious) […]

Shaw Brothers Will Host a Kung Fu Movie Marathon on Twitch

GammaRay and Celestial Pictures will be hosting a Twitch stream featuring 44 full-length features from the Shaw Brothers Studio's kung fu collection. The marathon will be happening from February 4th-8th on Gamma Ray's official Twitch channel and will include classic funk fu flicks like King Boxer, Crippled Avengers, and Five Deadly Venoms. There will also be double-feature […]

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Iron Fist #77 Review: The Epic Finale to Sabretooth Round Two

The Sparrow continues her bitter duel with Choshin, as Sabretooth and the Rat of Twelve Plagues maul one another. Things begin to look truly grim for K'un-Lun until the Iron Fist returns with more ferocious back-up. With Iron Fist #77, we conclude "Sabretooth: Round Two," and it's a bombastic conclusion to the arc. Though this […]

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Iron Fist #75 Review: The New Serpent Society Strikes

It's mayhem between the three factions of Iron Fist and Sabretooth, Choshin's forces, and the new Serpent Society. Sabretooth has his eyes set on the replacement Constrictor, whose predecessor was a close friend and associate of Victor Creed. Danny is more concerned with keeping the Book of the Iron Fist out the hands of Choshin. […]

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Greg Berlanti's Female Lead Kung Fu Reboot Gets Put Pilot Commitment From Fox

Super-producer Greg Berlanti and Arrow co-showrunner Wendy Mericle have gotten a put pilot commitment from Fox for a female-lead reboot of the 1970's series Kung Fu. The new series will be a sequel to the one that was created by Ed Spielman and starred David Carradine as Kwai Chang Caine.  It was set in the […]

Booze Geek – Ghost Face Killah And Shaolin & Wu Tang

By Dylan Gonzalez Beer: Ghost Face Killah Brewery Twisted Pine Brewing Co. ABV: 5% Well, this had to happen when I saw it. It glared at me from the shelf. That flaming skull teased me with a smile and red hot pepper. I picked up the bottle and read the ingredients. Six peppers of the […]