There's been a lot of speculation who the Star Trek Into Darkness villain (Benedict Cumberbatch) will be playing, but a prequel comic pretty much blows all the theories away. I don't think the name is a spoiler, but, if you do, then skip to the next story. The villain's name is: Robert April. Who?
(Via Geeks Are Sexy)
Nic Mathieu will be directing the long-delayed Robotech live-action film. (Via Geek Tyrant)
R2-D2 tea cup
Disney Easter Egg in Star Wars: The Empire Strike Back. Do you see Mickey?
The Wrap said, "J.J. Abrams will direct the next Star Wars film for Disney, taking stewardship of one of Hollywood's most iconic and lucrative film franchises, an individual with knowledge of the production told TheWrap." That's all we have, but it's being treated as a confirmed rumor. (Via Huffington Post)
Sean Young may return for the Ridley Scott Blade-Runner sequel. "Well, I did meet with Alcon, the company that owns it and is planning to do the remake with Ridley." Young said, "I did meet with them, but I think at that point they just wanted to meet me and I don't think they have any plans of using any of the original people, although I can't say for sure. I do think, let me just say it right here, I do think it would be a disappointment to the audience not to have Rachel in it but you know what, folks in Hollywood make mistakes all the time.
"I guess depending on your interpretation of the film, she might have only lasted four years.
Oh no, in the interpretation I'm the one that has no end date. I'm the one that rides off in the car with him at the end that has no end date. I'm Nexus-7, not Nexus-6." (Via Crave Online)
Batman Reboot Not Happening Until 2017 (via MTV)
The Dark Knight Returns Part 2: Joker Plans
(Via Coming Soon)
Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Script Has ALL Eleven Doctors
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