Briefs : Another Star Trek series, Space Jam posters, Wuhl on Batman return, Night House trailer & more!

“Veronica Mars” star Enrico Colantani will play Rudy Giuliani in an episode of “The Hot Zone: Anthrax” for National Geographic. The second season of the series, about the anthrax attacks of 2001, will star Tony Goldwyn and Daniel Dae Kim. [More…]

 

A trailer for the new HBO series “Wahl Street”, which chronicle’s Mark Wahlberg’s busy life as an actor, father, business owner and producer, has been released ahead of the April 15 airdate.

 

New character posters for “Space Jam : A New Legacy”, coming to theaters and streaming on HBO Max July 16, have been released.

 

Searchlight Pictures have released the new trailer for “The Night House” starring Rebecca Hall. Reeling from the unexpected death of her husband, Beth (Rebecca Hall) is left alone in the lakeside home he built for her. She tries as best she can to keep it together – but then nightmares come. Disturbing visions of a presence in the house calling to her, beckoning her with a ghostly allure. Against the advice of her friends, she begins digging into her husband’s belongings, yearning for answers. What she finds are secrets both strange and disturbing – a mystery she’s determined to unravel. The film opens in theaters July 16.

 

Amanda Seyfried (“Mamma Mia!”, “Twin Peaks”) will replace Kate McKinnon in Hulu’s limited series “The Dropout”, about chemical engineering prodigy Elizabeth Holmes. [More…]

 

A new “Star Trek” series fixing on the younger years of Michelle Yeoh’s Captain Philippa Georgiou of the USS Shenzhou is said to be in development. [More...]

 

Actor Robert Wuhl has revealed why he didn’t reprise the role of Knox for Tim Burton’s “Batman” sequel. “In the original script, the original Sam Hamm script – which was terrific – and right up until the time I arrived in London, Knox died [in Batman]. Then, when I got there, they told me ‘we’re keeping him alive’. I thought ‘great! Batman 2’!. Then my agent got a call one day and they said Knox is not in the second picture. And that’s it, it was that simple.” [More…]

 

Armie Hammer has been dropped from yet another film. In the wake of in the wake of sexual assault allegations and continuous online chatter, the “Man from U.N.C.L.E.” actor is no longer attached to the thriller “Billion Dollar Spy”. [More…]

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