Posted on Monday, June 15th, 2015 by Ethan Anderton
It’s the weekend again, and in addition to bringing the arrival of Jurassic World in theaters, that means it’s time for our round-up of the Best Stories of the Week.
This time we’ve got updates about The Simpsons, The Hateful Eight, the reboot of Ghostbusters, Spider-Man, Daredevil and more. You’ll also find trailers for movies like The Martian and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 and TV shows like Scream and Orange is the New Black. And as always, there were some big Star Wars updates as well.
Check out the Best Stories of the Week after the jump!
#32. Interview: Mark Millar on Adapting Kingsman: The Secret Service
Germain Lussier sat down with comic creator Mark Millar to talk about the changes made from the comic book to the feature film adaptation of Kingsman: The Secret Service from earlier this year. Check out the full interview right here.
#31. David Fincher’s HBO Series Videosyncrazy Now on Pause
It sounds like HBO’s new series from The Social Network and Gone Girl director David Fincher is on pause and the creative direction of the show needs to be reworked. What does this mean for the future of the series? Find out in our full story.
#30. Bill Murray Stuck in Afghanistan in Rock the Kasbah Trailer
The film arrives on October 23rd.
#29. Constantine is Officially Dead
After being canceled by NBC, many fans hoped that the series adaptation of the comic book Constantine would be saved. But the series is officially dead with no chance of getting picked up elsewhere. Showrunner Daniel Cerone announced the bad news, and you can read his full statement on the matter right here.
#28. The Boondock Saints May Get a Prequel TV Series
For those who aren’t getting enough Veritas and Aequitas in their life, The Boondock Saints has a prequel TV series in the works. Find out who is developing the series about the MacManus boys in our original story.
#27. Universal Pictures Tuning Up Pitch Perfect 3
After coming through with a splash at the box office, Universal Pictures is wasting no time getting Pitch Perfect 3 together. But are Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson on board for the sequel? Get all the details right here.
#26. Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig’s Lifetime Movie Gets a Trailer
The movie premieres on Lifetime on June 20th.
#25. The Simpsons Will See Marge & Homer Separate and Bart Get Killed
Some big storylines are coming to The Simpsons for the forthcoming 27th season. First, the series premiere will see Marge and Homer getting legally separated. And later in the year, Bart Simpson will get killed. Details on Marge and Homer’s separation are here, while news on Bart’s death is explained over here.
#24. New Trailer for Scream TV Series Slashes In
The series premieres on MTV on June 30th