Netflix Renews Epic "Marco Polo" Series

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Netflix Renews Epic "Marco Polo" Series

Along with announcing a Friday April 10th release date for the first season of "Daredevil" this morning, Netflix used its TCA Winter Tour presentation to announce three more series release dates - all of them on Fridays.

They also dropped one key piece of news - their big-budget sweeping drama epic "Marco Polo" has been renewed for a ten-episode second season following last month's release of the first. Despite mixed reviews that praised the production values but slammed the storytell ...


PlayStation Network Release "Powers" Series Cast Photo

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PlayStation Network Release "Powers" Series Cast Photo

A new photo of the core cast members of PlayStation Network's "Powers," the first scripted series to be produced for the gaming console giant's live service, has gone online. The show's executive producer Brian Michael Bendis posted the photo on his Tumblr account this weekend.

The shot features Michelle Forbes as Retro Girl, Sharlto Copley as Christian Walker, Susan Heyward as Deena Pilgrim, Olesya Rulin as Calista, Eddie Izzard as 'Big Bad' Wolfe and Noah Taylor as Johnny Royalle.Read More »


The British Film Institute Announce A Streaming Player Launch

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The British Film Institute Announce A Streaming Player Launch

The British Film Institute are set to launch their own online streaming service, the BFI Player, which would compete with other popular UK streaming services like Netflix, LoveFilm and iTunes.

The service will enable film lovers to access the institute's extensive archive of films, interviews, Q&As and red carpet events. Up to 10,000 films from the BFI archive are expected to be made available in digital format.

It will also host exclusive VOD premieres kicking off with th ...


Neil Marshall Plans "Troll Hunter"

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Neil Marshall Plans "Troll Hunter"

Plans for an American take on André Øvredal's 2010 Troll Hunter have been in the works since 2011 when Christopher Columbus secured the film rights. Today, Deadline reports that Neil Marshall (The Descent, Doomsday) will both write and direct with an early 2014 shoot being targeted.

Marc Haimes previously drafted the script for the film, which purports to be footage found from a documentary being made by a group of students who are tracking a mysterious hunter who they l ...


Bryan Singer Produces "Creature At Bay"

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Bryan Singer Produces "Creature At Bay"

"X-Men" director Bryan Singer and his Bad Hat Harry Prods. label are developing the drama series "Creature At Bay" for Syfy and Universal Cable Productions.

John Cabrera ("H+") will pen the 90-minute pilot for the project which is set in the wake of the US military taking down a giant, 'Kaiju' style monster off the Northern California coast.

The story follows a middle-management Undersecretary from the California Emergency Management Agency who is charged with leading the clea ...