Full-Length Trailer Released For ‘Under The Dome’ TV Series
CBS has released a new full-length trailer for Under The Dome, the small screen adaptation of Stephen King’s bestselling science fiction novel first published in 2009. The first episode of the series is written by Brian K. Vaughan and will be directed by Niels Oplev Arden (Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), telling the story a small American town that suddenly finds itself surrounded by a strange and other-worldly invisible dome that effectively isolates the town from the rest of the world.
The following animated “Fox Retro” promo was created by the Argentinian production company Punga for Fox Channels Italy and features a spectacular mashup of classic 80s tv shows and video games in eye-popping 8bit glory.
The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman recently spoke with MTV about the excitement he has for being able to re-work the original storylines found in the comics to branch out into different directions for the current television series. In particular, Kirkman talks about how the character of Shane has greatly influenced the direction of the TV show when compared to the character’s original storyline in the comic book series.
After the release of three major motion pictures, all with less-than-stellar box office totals, it appears that Marvel’s Punisher may now be attempting to take a shot at the small screen. Variety is reporting that Disney’s ABC channel may have sold the rights for a Punisher television series to Fox for future development.
AMC has released a new promo trailer for the upcoming second season of The Walking Dead as well as several new promo images. You can tell they’re trying to amp up the excitement factor with the chosen music and I’m sure the season premiere won’t disappoint.
Fox has announced that is has officially bought the rights to produce a live-action television series based on the DC Comics superhero, The Spectre. The story behind The Spectre revolves around a former police officer who, after his untimely death, continues to investigate and pursue criminals on behalf of the deceased.