Brec Bassinger Cast as Stargirl in DC Universe Series

Several news outlets have reported that Brec Bassinger has been cast as Stargirl in the upcoming live-action Stargirl series, which will available exclusively on DC Universe. For those who are not aware, the series was first announced at San Diego Comic Con 2018.   Geoff Johns, writer and executive producer for the series, had this to say about the project. “There is no other character in comic books more special to me than Stargirl, and after searching far and wide I can say there is no other actor on the planet that embodies her more than Brec Bassinger,”…

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Elizabeth Tulloch Cast as Lois Lane in Arrowverse Crossover

Several news outlets have reported that Elizabeth Tulloch has been cast as Lois Lane in the upcoming Arrowverse crossover. As reported earlier, it was revealed that both Superman and Lois Lane would be appearing the crossover. Tyler Hoechlin was confirmed to reprise his role, however at the time the actress who would play Lois Lane was not confirmed at that time. Superman will be featured in all three episodes of the crossover and he will be joined by the aforementioned Lois Lane and Ruby Rose as Batwoman. The three night crossover event will start with The Flash on December 9 followed by The Arrow on December 10 and will conclude with Supergirl on December 11. All three episodes of the…

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Martian Manhunter Comic Coming in December

We got some comic news from DC Comics via The Hollywood Reporter. We’ve learned that Artist Riley Rossmo and writer Steve Orlando will be the creative team for a 12 issue series revolving around Martian Manhunter. J’onn J’onzz has been a favorite of mines since Justice League and Justice League Unlimited. Over the years is considered to be a fan-favorite. So to hear him getting his own series, I couldn’t be happier. To quote THR on what this series will be about along with posting some of the artwork by Riley…

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Derek Mears to Portray DC Universe’s Swamp Thing

Several news outlets are reporting that Derek Mears is going to be portraying Swamp Thing in suit for the upcoming live-action series. For those who are not aware, Mears is most famous for starring as Jason Voorhees in the 2009 reboot of Friday the 13th. He has also portrayed the “classic” Predator in the 2010 Predators film and has previously worked in other live-action comic adaptions in the past. Seeing as the series is set for a “Hard R” rating, it is quite fitting to cast an actor who has work into the horror genre in the past.…

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Swamp Thing Cast Abby Arcane

The casting news for DC Comics continues as Swamp Thing has found it’s Abby Arcane. Crystal Reed, is set to play the niece of the villainous Anton Arcane and wife to Swamp Thing himself. To quote from the press release about her character. Swamp Thing’s description of the character doesn’t put her too far away from what fans are expecting: Smart and caring, CDC Doctor Abby Arcane’s strong sense of empathy puts her at the center of a horrific life-threatening epidemic in her hometown, where she faces emotional demons from her…

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Sofia Vassilieva Joins Black Lightning S2

Coming at you with some casting news, we’ve learned that Sofia Vassilieva will be coming to Freeland this fall. She will be playing the DC Comics character Looker. Showrunner Salim Akil had this to say about Looker who is a character that has had different incarnations over the years. “It’s really going to be interesting, the way we approach that story…. I think people will enjoy it, but also be challenged by it.” -Akil   So I have to say I’m excited to see where Black Lightning will go this…

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Timothy Dalton Cast as “The Chief” for Doom Patrol

Coming at you with some casting news, Doom Patrol has found their “The Chief”. Actor Timothy Dalton has been confirmed to play this character in the upcoming Doom Patrol series that will be on the DC Universe app which is set to launch September 15, 2018 on Batman day. Here’s some background information on Dr. Niles Caulder aka “The Chief”. According to the Chief’s Doom Patrol character description, Dr. Caulder is a pioneer in medical science, searching the world over for those on the edge of death in need of a…

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Alan Tudyk Cast As Mr. Nobody in Doom Patrol

Deadline has reported that Alan Tudyk has joined the cast of the upcoming Doom Patrol live-action series. He will be playing Eric Mordern aka Mr. Nobody.  For those who are not familiar with the character, Eric Mordern was first introduced in Doom Patrol#86 and was transformed into Mr. Nobody in Doom Patrol, Vol. 2, #26. Eric Mordern was exposed to unknown experiments by a team of ex-Nazis located in post-war Paraguay.  The experiments caused him to obtain the ability to emerge as a living shadow and steal the sanity of others. With his new found powers he becomes Mr. Nobody.…

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Official LEGO DC Super-Villains Story Trailer Streamed

Lego has updated their official Youtube channel with the story trailer for the DC Super-Villains video game. The trailer features a deeper look at the premise for the game. Darkseid has invaded the planet and the Justice League is missing, it’s up to you and your fellow super-villains to stop him and ̷s̷a̷v̷e̷ rule the world. Those who pre-order the Deluxe Edition of the game will also gain access to the DC Super-Villains: TV Series DLC Character Pack, as well as the season pass. The Deluxe Physical Edition will also include an exclusive Lex Luthor Superman minifigure and those…

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Brendan Fraser Cast as Robotman in DC’s Doom Patrol

Dealine has reported that Brendan Fraser will be providing the over voice for Robotman in DC’s Doom Patrol. While he will be voicing the character, he will also be portraying Cliff Steele before he became Robotman. It has also been revealed that Riley Shanahan will be playing the physical appearance for the character. Fraser will join alongside the previously revealed cast members, which include: April Bowlby: Elasti-Woman Diane Guerrero: Crazy Jane Joivan Wade: Cyborg As reported earlier, Jake Michaels will be portraying the character in DC’s Titans so it will be interesting to see how this will play out. DC’s Doom Patrol will be streamed…

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