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Sonic Sucks & Ghost Rider on Hulu | Weekly News Episode 221

This week Superhero Slate is feeling spooky about Hulu’s new Ghost Rider show, Sonic the Hedgehog makes a speedy turnaround, Detective Pikachu catches them all, and more!

Special Guest Host Adam Niemiec!


  • Avengers Endgame (7:50)
    • Box Office Roundup
      • #2 movie of all time
      • $2 billion in 11 days
    • Official Spoiler Ban lifts Monday
  • Spider-Man (16:30)
    • Amy Pascal is leaving Sony for a first look deal at Universal
      • Homecoming, Far From Home, Into the Spider-Verse
  • Spider-Man: Far From Home (21:25)
    • Trailer classified, could be next week
    • Timeline of film still in question
  • Agents of SHIELD (25:40)
  • Ghost Rider (29:30)
    • TV Series going to Hulu in 2020
    • Gabriel Luna (Agents of SHIELD) To reprise role
  • Helstrom (31:30)
    • Show headed to Hulu in 2020
    • Daimon and Ana Helstrom are the son and daughter of a mysterious and powerful serial killer in "Marvel’s Helstrom." The siblings have a complicated dynamic as they track down the worst of humanity—each with their attitude and skills.
  • Star Wars (35:30)
    • Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca) passed away at 74
  • Detective Pikachu (38:05)
    • Out next week!
    • Best video game movie of our time?
  • Sonic the Hedgehog (43:30)
  • Umbrella Academy (51:40)
    • Got more views than Stranger Things Season 1
  • Fantastic Beasts 3 (55:38)
    • Pushed back 1 year to November, 2021

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