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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.

Disney Increases Bid For Fox To $71.3 Billion, 10% Higher Than Comcast’s

Brace yourselves. A bidding war is here. Disney has increased its offer to purchase 21st Century Fox, once again taking the reigns from Comcast and becoming the highest bidder. According to a new report from Deadline, Disney has increased its bid to $71.3 billion, significantly higher than the $65 billion offer from Comcast last week. Disney's new offer comes down to ...

Jon Bernthal Set to Return to ‘The Walking Dead’

The rumors are true: The Walking Dead alum Jon Bernthal will reprise his role of Shane Walsh during the zombie drama’s forthcoming ninth season, TVLine has learned. Although an AMC rep declined to comment, sources confirm that the Punisher actor will appear in at least one episode. Bernthal was written off The Walking Dead close to the end of Season 2 when Shane was ...

Dark Horse Announces ‘Stranger Things’ Comics Line

The Upside Down is getting its own line of comic books. Dark Horse Comics and Netflix announced today that they have partnered up to publish a line of comics based on Stranger Things, with the first series launching in September. In a statement to  Entertainment Weekly, Dark Horse President Mike Richardson had this to say: “Dark Horse is known ...

Chris Hardwick Has Been Pulled from AMC Programming and San Diego Comic-Con Following Abuse Allegations

Another day, another Hollywood personality accused of sexual harrasment. It's sickening to think that these people ruled their sector of the entertainment industry for so long but, here we are again, this time with AMC host and Nerdist founder Chris Hardwick. Yesterday, Hardwick's ex-girlfriend Chloe Dykstra released a post on Medium, detailing years of domestic ...

Netflix Revives ‘Lucifer’ Following Fox Cancellation

The devil returns once more. Netflix is reviving Lucifer for a fourth season. The DC Entertainment series, which hails from Warner Bros. Television, was axed by Fox in March after three seasons on the air. An episode count has yet to be determined. Lucifer joins Brooklyn Nine-Nine, as the second Fox series to be canceled this ...

Box Office Report: ‘Incredibles 2’ Flying to Record $170M-Plus Debut

It only took 14 years but finally, Incredibles 2 premieres in theatres worldwide tonight it looks like it will be yet another resounding success for Disney and Pixar. Incredibles 2 is flying to a record-shattering $170 million domestic launch from 4,410 theaters, by far the biggest box-office debut in history for an animated film, according ...

Josh Brolin Loves Playing Thanos and has No Plans of Slowing Down

Josh Brolin practically struck superhero gold in 2018. Not only did he play the heavily armed Cable in Deadpool 2, Brolin took on the role of one Marvel's most fearsome villains, Thanos. In Avengers: Infinity War, the film presents Thanos as the "hero" of the film by making him the true star. Brolin has spoken ...

Marvel Enlists Pinar Toprak to Compose the Score for ‘Captain Marvel’

Now this is huge. Today, Krypton composer Pinar Toprak took to Instagram to announce that she will be composing the music for the 21st entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Captain Marvel. Check out the post below! https://www.instagram.com/p/BkBhpe4Az9z/?taken-by=pinartoprakcomposer Captain Marvel is Marvel Studios' first female-fronted film, and Toprak will be the first woman to score a feature for the studio. Toprak, who ...

‘Rick and Morty’ Co-Creator Justin Roiland Says Long Breaks Between Seasons Are Done

The pop culture sensation that has warped our minds and won our hearts will not gone as long as you previously thought. Unlike the gaps between season 1 and 2 and season 2 and 3, Rick and Morty is set to release new episodes a lot sooner. According to co-creator Justin Roiland, who sat down with Polygon, those gaps between ...

‘The Last of Us Part II:’ Ellie Will Be The Only Playable Character

Naughty Dog seemed to have confirmed that Ellie will be the only playable character in The Last of Us Part II. During a behind closed door session at E3, which featured multiple developers from the game, when asked if there will be other playable characters other than Ellie, co-lead game designer, Richard Cambier, answered with ...

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 ...

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