The Forever Purge
The first trailer for
The Forever Purge promises to debut later today.
Spiral: From the Book of Saw
A new clip shows off
Spiral ’s first, gruesome trap. Germain Lussier’s review just went up if you’re interested.
A group of friends tell scary stories in front of a haunted mirror in the trailer for
100 Candles — a new horror anthology coming to VOD May 18.
Nancy Drew/Tom Swift
Star Trek’s LeVar Burton will lend his voice to Barclay, Tom Swift’s “steadfast AI companion and tough-love mentor” in this week’s episode of Nancy Drew which will also serve as a backdoor pilot for a potential spinoff series. According to Deadline, Barclay has been by Tom Swift’s side since the age of eight, “nimbly transferring himself to Tom’s smartwatch, his tablet, his laptop and even the screens of his car to offer astute encouragement and lightning-fast analysis. He’s Tom’s Hype Man, Tom’s confidante, and Tom’s friend — with a surprising depth of emotion and a journey of his own to take.”
Deadline also reports Sarah Hyland will star in Epic at ABC, a new “fairytale drama pilot” from Once Upon a Time creators Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis. Hyland will play Rose, a character “princess-y as princesses come, and about to marry her Prince Charming. But her fairy tale gets upended when he has second thoughts, and trying to preserve her dreams opens her up to an unexpected world.”
Spoiler TV reports FXX has ordered Little Demon to series —an animated comedy starring the voices of Danny DeVito, Lucy DeVito, and Aubrey Plaza. The story follows a reluctant mother (Plaza) and her Antichrist daughter (Lucy DeVito) “attempting to live an ordinary life in Delaware, but are constantly thwarted by monstrous forces, including Satan (DeVito), who yearns for custody of his daughter’s soul.”
Meanwhile, AMC has greenlit
Moonhaven, “a new series from Peter Ocko focusing on “a utopian colony on the Moon that may hold the keys to preserving life on Earth—which has become increasingly perilous. The suspense thriller focuses on Bella Sway, a lunar cargo pilot and smuggler 100 years in the future who finds herself accused of a crime and marooned on Moonhaven, a utopian community set on a 500 square mile Garden of Eden built on the Moon to find solutions to the problems that will soon end civilization on Mother Earth. A skeptic in Paradise, Bella is sucked into a conspiracy to gain control of the artificial intelligence responsible for Moonhaven’s miracles and teams with a local detective to stop the forces that want to destroy Earth’s last hope before they are destroyed themselves.” [ Spoiler TV]
TV Line reports the second season of will include an episode in which Michael Emerson’s character, Leland, “comes to a church saying he needs an exorcism because he sold his soul to the devil.” Evil
Jensen Ackles—sporting quite an enormous beard—teased his portrayal as Soldier Boy in a recent Instagram post.
Surprise! Another mysterious piece of alien Debris is located in the trailer for next week’s episode, “A Message From Ground Control.”
Finally, Barry mentors a newly resurrected Fuerza in the trailer for “Family Matter’s, Part 1.”
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