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All posts by Nick Poulimenakos

Nick Poulimenakos is the Editor-In-Chief of Talkies Network and reports on the film and television industry. He studies management/marketing at the University of Toronto and is a self proclaimed movie /T.V show/comic book know it all.

Comcast Makes $65 Billion Bid For Fox, Topping Disney’s Offer

The battle for Fox is officially on. Comcast today submitted a competing bid for 21st Century Fox's film and television assets, initiating what could well result in a high-stakes bidding war with its biggest media rival, The Walt Disney Company. The U.S. cable conglomerate made an all-cash bid of $65 billion for much of Fox’s film ...

Evangeline Lilly On The Wasp Having The Most Comfortable Costume in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

While being a superhero on the big screen is a pretty cool thing, actually wearing the costumes themselves can be a bit difficult, with stars like Tom Holland and Chadwick Boseman both saying how hot they felt while in their suits. For one Marvel actor however, wearing the suit was one of the most comfortable ...

Box Office Report: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Tops $2 Billion Worldwide

Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War has officially joined one of the most exclusive clubs in cinematic history, becoming the fourth film ever to earn $2 billion at the box office. Avengers: Infinity War achieved the milestone after 48 days in theaters, one day longer than it took Avatar to achieve the same goal. Avengers: Infinity War is ...

When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth: 25 Years of ‘Jurassic Park’

"Life finds a way." The year is 1990. Director Steven Spielberg has just finished working on his adaptation of Peter Pan, Hook, and is actively looking for his next big project in the film industry. Simultaneously, author Michael Chrichton has been hard at work on a novel about the cloning of dinosaurs and eventually, this idea ...

Warner Bros. Animation Announces ‘Looney Tunes Cartoons’

Warner Bros. Animation is announcing its most ambitious Looney Tunes content initiative to date with Looney Tunes Cartoons, a series of new short form cartoons starring the iconic and beloved Looney Tunes characters.  With multiple artists employing a visual style that will resonate with fans, each “season” will produce 1,000 minutes of all-new Looney Tunes animation ...

‘Incredibles 2’ Review Round-Up: Here’s What Critics Are Saying

14 years. It has been a long, hard wait but finally, Pixar is back with Incredibles 2, the sequel to the 2004 smash hit that is still regarded as one of the finest works to come from Disney/Pixar. While some remain cautious about the sequel coming so many years after the original, fans are still ...

Netflix Unveils First Look at ‘House of Cards’ Season 6

My Turn. Today, Netflix sent Talkies Network the exclusive first official look at Golden Globe winner and Emmy Award nominee Robin Wright returns as President of the United States in the sixth and final season of the award-winning landmark series House of Cards.  Check it out below!   Academy Award® nominees Diane Lane and Greg Kinnear as ...

E3 2018: Microsoft Xbox Conference Live Recap

Welcome to Talkies Network's Live Recap of Microsoft's E3 2018 Conference! Here, you will find live updates from the conference as well as the newest trailers from all the latest games and updates from Xbox. Refresh the page constantly to get the latest updates! Microsoft has started with a huge crowd favourite. Halo Infinite is ...

‘Ocean’s 8’ Film Review

All female reboots/remakes have become one of the most talked about hot-button issues in Hollywood today. The call for more diversity in film has led to some amazing projects while others (Star Wars pushing for more female representation) has been met with a more mixed reaction. Personally, I would rather women and people of color ...

Pixar Co-Founder John Lasseter Leaving Disney Following Sexual Harassment Claims

Months after taking a six-month sabbatical following claims of sexual harassment, Disney has finally revealed the fate of Pixar co-founder. The studio announced today that Lasseter will be leaving the house of mouse at the end of the year. Lasseter took his initial leave from the company when he sent a memo to company employees apologizing ...

HBO Orders ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Pilot

Ready the trumpets fans, we are going back to Westeros for a new adventure. HBO has officially greenlit a follow-up pilot to its acclaimed international hit Game of Thrones and it sounds just as massively ambitious as the original series. The network has ordered a prequel drama from writer Jane Goldman (Kingsman: The Secret Service, X-Men: ...

‘Atlanta’ Renewed For Third Season By FX

Does this even come as a shock to anyone? FX announced today that it is bringing the Emmy winning Atlanta back for third season. The third season is expected to premiere some time in 2019 and it is unclear as of now if the season will get a retitling like Season 2 did as Atlanta Robbin Season. In a statement, co-president of ...

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