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"You know Steve Miller got in trouble lately. The singer. Uh Why? Cause he was a joker, and a smoker, and a midnight toker."

The Last Jedi Rumors | Episode 136

This week, The Punisher gives us a message through morse code, we got our second Force Friday from Star Wars, Shazam (not the music service) is around the corner, and more!

Riff & Raff


  • Marvel’s Inhumans (8:00)
    • Review Episode
    • Box Office is at $2.6 million
      • Compared to Game of Thrones Season 4 finale ($1.5 million)
  • The Punisher (12:00)
    • Teaser and maybe intro credits
    • Episode Titles revealed through morse code
      • S01E01 - 3 A.M.
      • S01E02 - Two Dead Men
      • S01E03 - Kandahar
      • S01E04 - Resupply
      • S01E05 - Gunner
      • S01E06 - The Judas Goat
      • S01E07 - Crosshairs
      • S01E08 - Cold Steel
      • S01E09 - Front Toward Enemy
      • S01E10 - Virtue of the Vicious
      • S01E11 - Danger Close
      • S01E12 - Home
      • S01E13 - Memento Mori
  • Luke Cage (15:35)
  • Thor: Ragnarok (18:30)
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp (20:30)
  • Avengers 4 (22:30)
  • Nightwatch (24:10)
    • Film in development at Sony
      • Spider-Man spin-off
    • Doctor Kevin Trench (Web of Spider-Man #97)
      • Looks similar to spawn
    • Ed Ricourt (Now You See Me) working on script
      • Hoping for Spike Lee to film
  • Star Wars Rebels (26:05)
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi (27:35)
  • Han Solo (37:15)
  • Titans (38:05)
    • Brenton Thwaites (Pirates of the Caribbean) cast as Dick Grayson/Robin/Nightwing
    • Characters Hawk, Dove, and Detective Amy Rohrbach also joining show
      • Hawk and Dove are a pair of crime-fighting vigilantes who have gone through several different incarnations over the years
      • DET AMY ROHRBACH Supporting Female (25-35) [OPEN] She is the detective alongside Dick Grayson who knows more than she lets on. Pretty, has tattoos.
  • Shazam! (40:45)
    • Movie has officially started pre-production per David F Sandberg
      • Based on the DC Comics character “Shazam!” Billy Batson becomes Captain Marvel, the world’s mightiest mortal, when he says the magic word “Shazam! The name is an acronym for six gods and heroes of the ancient world as well as their attributes. The wisdom of Solomon, strength of Hercules, stamina of Atlas, power of Zeus, courage of Achilles and speed of Mercury.
    • John Cena & Joshua Sasse (Galavant) rumored for lead role
  • The Joker Origin (43:10)
    • Studio eyeing Leonardo DiCaprio as the Joker
      • "as a gritty crime boss in a Scorsese-esque Gotham underworld."
    • Jared Leto has expressed displeasure with plans to use multiple Jokers
  • Suicide Squad 2 (46:55)
    • Chances are not filming till Fall 2018
      • Will Smith filming Aladdin and Gemini Man next year
  • Justice League (48:50)
    • Joss Whedon getting writing credit for film
      • "Story by Chris Terrio & Zack Snyder, Screenplay by Chris Terrio and Joss Whedon."
  • The Crow Reborn (50:15)
    • Sony Pictures picked up the project
    • Jason Momoa was attached, no word if it carries over
  • Hellboy (51:30)
    • Penelope Mitchell (Hemlock Grove) cast as Ganeida the Witch
      • Elder witch who decided Nimue (Blood Queen)’s wrath has gone on too long
    • Ed Skrein steps down as Major Ben Daimio over whitewashing concerns
  • Blade Runner 2049 (54:10)
  • Bumblebee (57:40)
    • Hasbro suing DC over name
      • Karen Beecher aka Bumblebee in Teen Titans

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