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Five years Following the blues y finale of Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan is working on a two-hour follow-up based on his still-popular drug drama. Although little is known about the film so far, including whether it will be released in cinemas or AMC's increasingly obsessed AMC slash film reports, the focus will be on Jesse Pinkman, the troubled meth- Wiz of Aaron Paul, lying. Breaking Bad debuted ten years ago with initially low ratings before finding a wider audience through Netflix; It eventually became one of the most acclaimed series of all time and won numerous Emmys, including the acting awards for Paul and Bryan Cranston, who played the ruthless chemist Walter White. "I did not read the script," Cranston said this week. "So there's the question of whether or not we'll ever see Walter White in this movie." Heisenberg uncertainty aside, hopefully we can hear him knocking.
Another Green World
The First Names for The Coming DC Extended Universe Swamp Thing series was unveiled: Andy Bean, who recently released his work on It: Chapter Two Alec Holland will play, the scientist who goes for a walk. When he transforms into the eco-hero Swamp Thing, he talks about the vegetative state. Meanwhile, this titled green giant is meanwhile portrayed by Derek Mears, who played Jason Vorhees in the reboot of Friday the 1
Do You Like Hairy Movies?
Animation studio Laika, producer of such hits as Coraline and Kubo and the two strings has released the first trailer or of the next year's Missing Link with Zach Galifianakis as an eight-foot tall Sasquatch becoming friends with Hugh Jackman's discoverer. And Netflix revealed a detailed look at Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle the long-delayed jungle book adaptation directed by CGI-con Andy Serkis and Benedict Cumberbatch, Cate Blanchett and Christian Bale as voices of various talkative creatures , The service recently acquired the film from Warner Bros., which began producing the film in 2015. It will be streaming on Netflix next month, just in time for the overcrowded jungle known as the Vacation Movie Season.
Netflix leads the Pacific
The streaming service has announced the production of several new anime series, including the small-screen versions of the kaiju-crazy franchise Pacific Rim and an extension of Netflix's Old Age Wing Series . The line-up also includes Yasuke – Lakeith Stanfield is celebrated as an ex-Ronin retired to protect a child with super power – and Cagaster of an Insect Cage a disease that turns people into massive killer insects. Time to call Johnny Rico.
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