Category Archives: Television

This Week in Sci Fi TV: Star Trek TNG Could Have Been Very Different, Midnight Texas Gets Renewed, and More

By | February 16, 2018
 

 These are the Voyages of the Starship Odyssey An outline of the original premise for Star Trek: The Next Generation has surfaced and it details a very different show than the one that helped revive the franchise on the small screen.   The series would take place on the USS Odyssey instead of the Enterprise and the crew would… Read More »

Television Review: Britannia

By | February 12, 2018
 

 Britannia is a new fantasy series that comes as part of a join venture between Amazon and Sky Atlantic (it debuted on January 26th in the States and on January 18th in Britain).  The series follows the Roman general Aulus Plautius (played by David Morrissey) who arrives in Britain in 43 AD with plans of extending Rome’s influence… Read More »

This Week in Sci Fi TV: Star Wars and Conan TV Shows on the Way, New Firefly Books Coming, Bryan Fuller Leaves Amazing Stories, and More

By | February 9, 2018
 

 Sci Fi TV Development: Multiple Star Wars Shows on the Way, Amazon Heads to the Hyborian Age We already knew that Disney was working on a Star Wars live-action television series, but apparently the Mouse House has several shows set in that universe on the way.  Top Mouse Bob Iger had the following to say about what they currently… Read More »

Super Bowl Trailers: Avengers Infinity War, Westworld S2, The Cloverfield Paradox, Solo A Star Wars Story, and More

By | February 5, 2018
 

 As expected, last night’s Super Bowl delivered plenty of trailers for sci fi and fantasy movies and TV shows. Here is the rundown of the big ones that aired during coverage of the game. This is only a teaser for Avengers: Infinity War, but it sure does pack in a bunch of Marvel heroes in thirty seconds. This… Read More »

This Week in Sci Fi TV: Metropolis, New J.J. Abrams Series in the Works, New Trailers for Castle Rock and Stargate: Origins, and More

By | February 2, 2018
 

 Sci Fi TV Development: Metropolis and New J.J. Abrams Series on the Way Yet another DC prequel series without the main character is on the way as that company has announced plans for a live action Metropolis TV show that will run on their upcoming streaming service. They have given the following description for the series which sounds… Read More »

This Year’s Sci Fi TV Pilots Include Plenty of Reboots, Revivals, and Rehashes

By | February 1, 2018
 

 Pilot season is upon us when the broadcast networks place orders for shows they will be considering for the upcoming season.  They order a pilot episode which introduces the premise and characters for a show, and the network execs watch these and sometimes do audience test runs.  They then decide which ones will be picked up as new… Read More »

This Week in Sci Fi TV: ABC Orders Female-Lead Greatest American Hero Reboot, Netflix Could Grab Cloverfield 3, and More

By | January 26, 2018
 

 Rounding up the stories of note from the past week relating to science fiction and fantasy television. You can see an archive of posts at this link. Pilot Season is Here It’s that time of year when the broadcast networks place pilot orders for shows that they will consider for the upcoming season. The demand for pilots has… Read More »

Young Justice Seasons 1 and 2 on Blu-Ray from Warner Archives

By | January 24, 2018
 

 Young Justice will be returning for a long awaited third season later this year on DC’s new streaming service.  Get caught up now on the first two seasons on Blu-ray from Warner Archives. Young Justice: The Complete First Season Description: In Young Justice, being a teenager means proving yourself over and over – to peers, parents, teachers, mentors… Read More »

Has The Inhumans Been Cancelled? CancelledSciFi.com Keeps You Informed

By | January 23, 2018
 

 Is There Still a Chance for The Inhumans? I’ve noticed a lot of buzz the last few days on the internet suggesting that ABC has cancelled its new Marvel series The Inhumans, and while there has been no official announcement at this point, all the signs are pointing toward an exit for that one. SpoilerTV.com noticed the other… Read More »

This Week in Sci Fi TV: Simon Pegg and Nick Frost TV Series in the Works, Sabrina Will Not Attend Riverdale, and More

By | January 19, 2018
 

 Simon Pegg and Nick Frost to Bring Truth Seekers to TV The creators of Shaun of the Dead and The World’s End have created there own production company Stolen Pictures and are directing their attention to the small screen. The duo is currently working on a paranormal comedy to be titled Truth Seekers. Pegg had the following to say… Read More »