This week’s show covers news on Aquaman, The Birds of Prey title, WatchmenSweet Tooth, and the “Elseworlds” crossover.

Final trailer for Aquaman released, tickets now on sale – (YouTube)

  • Giant underwater creatures, including Topo?
  • Deadline – Atom Tickets’ best-seller ever in first 24 hours; On Fandango, better sales than Venom ($80.2M opening weekend) and Mission: Impossible –Fallout ($61.2M)
  • Exclusive screenings in select theaters on December 15th for Amazon Prime members
  • Entertainment Weekly – Julie Andrews (Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music) will voice the underwater creature Karathen, the “most powerful creature on Earth”, according to James Wan
  • Runtime – appears to be 2 hours, 23 minutes

Official title for Birds of Prey movie is Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of one Harley Quinn) – Margot Robbie on Instagram

Trailer for The Lego Movie 2 – The Second Part – (on YouTube)

  • Brief snippets of Batman, dancing Superman and Green Lantern
  • General Mayhem
  • Releases February 8, 2019


New images of HBO’s Watchmen on Instagram

  • Masks Save Lives” (Tulsa Police)
  • “Hiding in plain sight”

Hulu orders a pilot for the DC/Vertigo series Sweet Tooth – (Deadline)

  • 40 issue series written and drawn by Jeff Lemire from 2009-2013
  • TV series synopsis – “Sweet Tooth is the coming-of-age fable of Gus, a boy/deer hybrid who leaves home to find the world ravaged by a cataclysmic event. He joins a ragtag family of hybrids and humans searching to find answers behind the event…ultimately discovering a vast conspiracy that forces him to question his very existence.”
  • Will be written and produced by Jim Mickle (Hap and Leonard), and Team Downey (Robert Downey Jr. and Susan Downey)

Production has started on DC Universe’s Swamp Thing series

  • Crystal Reed (Abby Arcane) shared BTS photo of Director Len Wiseman on Instagram
  • Wiseman also shared some location scouting pictures/videos

First look at Donna Troy on Titans (Here)

  • Will first appear in Episode 8 “Donna Troy”

Jon Cryer (Superman IV, Two and a Half Men) has been cast in a recurring role as Lex Luthor for Supergirl Season 4 – (The Hollywood Reporter)

  • Will first appear in episode 15

Release date for Season 3 of Young Justice on DC Universe announced (YouTube)

  • Will debut Friday January 4th

Elseworlds – *General spoiler warning

Comic book cover-style poster for “Elseworlds”

  • Art by Amy Reeder

New photo of Batwoman in “Elseworlds” – Entertainment Weekly

  • Ruby Rose talks excitement about putting on the costume

First footage of Batwoman – YouTube

  • Plus Grant Gustin as Green Arrow

On Batman – Entertainment Weekly

  • Oliver thinks Batman is an urban legend, but Barry wants to meet him
  • Batman has been gone for 3 years and Gotham has become overrun by crime

Promo for Supergirl YouTube

  • Alex and Kara in Star Labs

New photo of Clark Kent and Lois Lane on the Kent Farm – Entertainment Weekly

  • The same Kent farm that was used for filming Smallville
  • Started meetings for crossover in March, Greg Berlanti had already asked for and “received permission to use Superman”

Story details on “Elseworlds” – Entertainment Weekly

  • There is more comedy in this crossover than previous years
  • Focuses heavily on the trio of Green Arrow, Flash, and Supergirl
  • There is a Legends of Tomorrow cameo
  • Will be more episodic – the Arrow episode is an Arrow episode, etc., with an ongoing narrative

Another new promo for “Elseworlds” – (YouTube)

  • Dr. Deegan – using the Book of Destiny?, working with the Monitor?
  • John Wesley Shipp Flash – “Do not do to this Earth what you did to mine”
  • Evil Superman vs. Supergirl, Flash, Flash, and Green Arrow?

Some comic stuff

Twitter question from @chrisanello7 – “Who is your favorite Batman character?”

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