Disney XD To Reboot ‘Ducktales’ Animated Series For 2017 Launch
Disney XD is revisiting Ducktales. The network said today that it has ordered a new animated comedy series based on the Emmy-winning series that aired from 1987-1990 as part of The Disney Afternoon daily syndicated cartoon block. The new series is slated to launch in 2017. Produced by Disney Television Animation, Ducktales will again star Disney’s iconic characters Scrooge McDuck, his grandnephews Huey, Dewey and Louie, and Donald Duck.
Superman May Make An Appearance In The Supergirl TV Series After All
Yeah, don’t get too excited. Because this isn’t connecting DC’s TV universe to its cinematic universe, Henry Cavill will definitely not be showing up on TV in his Superman costume, and because the new Supergirl show has figured out a way to minimize the Man of Steel as much as possible.
James Gunn Defends Superhero Films Amid Dismissal at Oscars
In the opening minutes of this year’s Academy Awards, a funny jab was thrown at the expense of superhero movies by Jack Black. The night before at the Independent Spirit Awards, Nightcrawler director Dan Gilroy called out the “tsunami of superhero movies” in Hollywood, but yesterday Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn leaped to the defense of the films