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Newcomer Ella Jay Basco Cast as Cassandra Cain in DC’s ‘Birds of Prey’

The last major role for DC's highly anticipated feature Birds of Prey has finally be filled. In an exclusive report from Variety, Ella Jay Basco, who has previously appeared on shows like Grey's Anatomy, Veep, and Superior Donuts, is in talks to star as Cassandra Cain in the Harley Quinn-fronted Birds of Prey. Margot Robbie reprises her role as Quinn with Mary Elizabeth ...

Jeremy Irons to Play an Older Ozymandias in HBO’s ‘Watchmen’ TV Series

HBO’s Watchmen has been officially ordered to series, but that doesn’t mean there’s a lot of information out there about this mysterious project. The well-kept secrecy of the show has remained constant... until now. Jeremy Irons, who signed onto the show months ago, has now been revealed to be playing an older version of Adrian Veidt/Ozymandias. The ...

Andy Bean & Derek Mears Cast in DC Universe’s ‘Swamp Thing’ as Title Character

The third of the DC Universe streaming service's live-action shows has finally found its lead(s) as Swamp Thing has cast IT: Chapter 2's Andy Bean and Sleepy Hollow's Derek Mears to play Alec Holland and Swamp Thing respectively. Based off of the DC comics character of the same name, Bean’s character is a passionate biologist who emerges from the swamp ...

‘Supergirl’ Set to Introduce Lex Luthor in Season 4

The CW is bringing in an iconic familiar foe in season four. Lex Luthor will be introduced in the current season of the DC Comics-inspired drama starring Melissa Benoist. Casting for what will be a recurring role is underway. The character was last seen in Zack Snyder's (or Joss Whedon's) Justice League, played by Jesse Eisenberg ...

DC’s Standalone ‘The Flash’ Movie Pushes Production Start Date to Late 2019

It looks like DC Comics fans might have to wait a bit longer to see Ezra Miller's The Flash speed into theaters again. According to a new report from Variety, insiders are saying that the start of filming for the upcoming Flash solo film has been pushed back, due to more work being done on the film's script. While ...

Warner Bros. Taps James Gunn to Write and Possibly Direct ‘Suicide Squad 2’

In one entertainment's most shocking moments, James Gunn is back and in an incredibly big way. According to Deadline, Warner Bros. has tapped James Gunn to write and possibly direct Suicide Squad 2. It’s the first job he’s taken since he parted ways with Disney, who let him go from the lucrative Guardians of the Galaxy franchise in July in ...

‘Wonder Woman Earth One: Volume 2’ Graphic Novel Review

DC’s Earth One line has released the long-awaited second installment of Grant Morrison and Yanick Paquette’s Wonder Woman Earth One Trilogy. How Was it? Volume Two does not quite measure up to Morrison’s other character defining work, but makes for an enjoyable read. A quick summary: Following the events of Volume One, Diana finds herself ...

‘Titans’ Season 1 Advanced Review

The long awaited streaming service from DC has finally arrived. DC Universe has become the premiere hub for films, television series’ and DC’s legendary comics but in just under ten days, the service will play host to its very first original project, Titans. The series, which is based on DC’s Teen Titans, has received its ...

Rosie Perez Cast as Renee Montoya in DC’s ‘Birds of Prey’

Academy Award nominee Rosie Perez has been cast in DC's Birds of Prey as Renee Montoya, who will join Harley Quinn’s girl gang. The news comes from The Wrap who say that Montoya is a detective working for the Gotham City Police Department. Montoya is openly gay, and during DC's New 52 comics run, she took on ...

Matt Bomer Joins DC Universe’s ‘Doom Patrol’ Series as Negative Man

Matt Bomer has joined the cast of Doom Patrol, the superhero series in the works for Warner Bros.’ DC Universe streaming service. Bomer’s casting was unveiled Wednesday as part of the DC Universe presentation at New York Comic Con that featured a screening of the premiere of the DC Universe drama Titans, which debuts on October 12. DC ...

Netflix Secures Foreign Rights to DC Universe’s ‘Titans’

DC Universe's first show is getting a cash injection from Netflix. The recently launched DC Comics-centric subscription streaming service has sold foreign rights to its first original scripted drama, Titans, to Netflix. Netflix will stream the series globally to its members outside of the U.S. and China (where it is not yet available). DC Universe, available ...

Matt Reeves on Using ‘Jekyll and Hyde’ As Inspiration for his Upcoming ‘Batman’ Solo Film

Where do you draw the line between Batman and Bruce Wayne? When does the moment come where the bat overtakes the man? This is a question which the franchise has tackled on many occasions over the decades, and it seems that it's something which Matt Reeves will be pursuing in the upcoming standalone DCEU Batman film. While speaking at ...

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