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Tuesday, November 11, 2008

The Black Panther, 30 More Days of Night, TV DVD News, Burke and Hare, The Graysons, Comic Previews

The Black Panther

Variety reports here that Djimon Hounsou will voice the lead role in the BET animated series. Hounsou says: "It's a blessing for African Americans and minorities to have a superhero they can identify with."

30 More Days of Night

Shock Till You Drop says here that the hit horror film "30 Days of Night" will be seeing a sequel, but probably without Josh Harnett who didn't take the ending well.

TV DVD News has posted info about "The Red Skelton Show" (Ultimate Collection) here, "Til Death" (Season 2) here, "Mad Men" (Season 2) here, "Duckman" (Seasons 3 & 4) here, "Perry Mason" (Season 3, Vol. 2) here, "Walker, Texas Ranger" (Season 6) here.

Burke and Hare

John Landis will direct the black comedy about the legendary grave robbers. The the story has been told before in 1972 in "Horrors of Burke and Hare." The movie starts production this spring in Edinburgh, London and at Ealing Studios.

The Graysons

Screen Rant is reporting here that the proposed pre-Batman (ala Smallville) Robin show is now dead in the water.

Comic Previews
Comics Continuum has posted preview pages of
Wolverine: Flies to a Spider #1,

New Exiles #14,

Avengers Fairy Tales #4,

Eternals Annual #1,

Fantastic Four: True Story #4,

Wolverine #69,

& Marvel Illustrated: The Odyssey #3

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