Netflix has released its trailer and key art for The Witcher: Blood Origin at the CCXP event in Brazil, also revealing that Joey Batey will star as Jaskier in the four-part series. It will bow on Sunday, December 25. Set in an elven world 1200 years before the world of The Witcher , Blood Origin will tell the tale of the creation of the first prototype Witcher, and the events that lead to the pivotal conjunction of the spheres, when the world of monsters, men, and elves merged to become one. Sophia Brown and Laurence O’Fuarain play Éile and Fjall, two warriors estranged from their opposing clans, Michelle Yeoh takes the role of Scían, a sword master, the last of her tribe, Mirren Mack is Princess Merwyn, Lenny Henry plays Chief Sage Balor, and Minnie Driver stars as a Seanchaí. Francesca Mills is Meldof, Zach Wyatt and Lizzie Annis are celestial twin sages Syndril and Zacaré. Huw Novelli is Brother Death. Other supporting cast members include Amy Murray … [Read more...] about ‘The Witcher: Blood Origin’ Official Trailer And Key Art Unveiled By Netflix
In FX’s breakout series The Bear , Jeremy Allen White plays Carmy Berzatto, a prodigious young chef who returns home to Chicago to assume control of his dead brother’s sandwich shop. It’s the role of a lifetime for White, who’s already enjoyed great success on the small screen — first as a soldier in Homecoming , and as the brainy Lip Gallagher on Shameless . Here, the Brooklyn native talks about the importance of keeping things real over a hot stove. DEADLINE: When you were first approached about the show, did creator Christopher Storer describe it as a workplace comedy? JEREMY ALLEN WHITE: No. Chris told me about Carmy and the idea of this young man coming home and trying to pick up the pieces of a life he’s been far away from for a long time. I read it and I thought it was really funny. But Chris’s focus, which became mine as well as Joanna Calo’s, was telling an authentic story about the food industry and the back of the house. DEADLINE: Carmy has … [Read more...] about ‘The Bear’ Star Jeremy Allen White On Working On The Line And Finding The Right Recipe For The Kitchen Industry
ABC has handed out its latest pilot order – a legal soap from former Charmed showrunner Joey Falco . Falco, who also wrote for Sleepy Hollow and Heroes Reborn , is writing and exec producing Judgement . The series plays out over two timelines. Fifteen years from now, a woman being vetted for a Supreme Court seat recounts her experience at a prominent D.C. law firm in 2023, where the only thing more controversial than the cases was her messy love life, caught between two feuding brothers. Now, with a Supreme Court seat on the line, all of her darkest secrets are at risk of coming out, threatening her nomination, her reputation, and her marriage. RELATED: 2022 ABC Pilots & Series Orders 20th Television is the studio, with Melvin Mar, Jake Kasdan and Jordan Cerf also exec producing alongside Falco. It is the latest pilot order from ABC, which has refreshed its plans to introduce clear first- and second-cycle development routes for shows to air in … [Read more...] about Joey Falco Lands ‘Judgement’ Legal Soap Pilot At ABC
Hulk Hogan is vowing to drop the legal hammer on a "nephew" who's pushing a reality show about finding the perfect 3-some ... telling TMZ Sports he's a DISGRACE to the Hogan name. The man behind the reality show is David Bollea -- who calls himself King David Hogan ... a pro-MMA fighter who last stepped in the ring back in 2012 and claims to be Hogan's "nephew." King David is trying to shop a reality show called, "My Girlfriend Wants a Girlfriend" ... in which he sorts through 16 different ladies to find the perfect addition to their freaky sexual lifestyle. But Hulk is PISSED -- telling TMZ Sports he barely knows the guy and can't believe he would try to cash in on the Hogan name without permission. "I've only met him twice in my entire life ... he knows nothing about the Hogan family, the Hogan name and has no right to use it," Hulk says. And now for the threat ... "I will pursue legal action against him for diminishing the Hogan brand." Ball's in … [Read more...] about Hulk Hogan — Threatens ‘Nephew’ Over Bisexual Reality Show … You’re Not a Real Hogan!
TMZ.com Aaron Carter 's family members are all on the same page when it comes to the late singer's fortune ... and his mom, at least, believes this will avoid any fighting over Aaron's assets. Jane Carter tells TMZ ... the family's wish is to have everything from his estate -- which probate docs value at $550K in real estate and personal property -- go to 1-year-old Prince , because they want to make sure the child's taken care of as he grows up. As we previously reported, that's how things would legally work anyway, given that Aaron was unmarried and died without a will . Getty Jane says this isn't going to turn into a nasty legal situation ... noting she thinks Aaron would've wanted everything to go to his son, and the family doesn't need the money, anyway. Jane says she and Aaron's siblings still haven't met Prince -- the mother of Aaron's ex-fiancée, Melanie , currently has custody. She adds, however, the fam would really … [Read more...] about Aaron Carter’s Family Wants His Money to Go to Son, No Fights Over Cash