Posted on Friday, July 3rd, 2015 by Ethan Anderton
With Independence Day coming tomorrow, Best Stories of the Week is coming at you a little earlier in the day than normal, that way you can go get yourself a burger and light some stuff on fire.
Catch up on the stories from the past seven days including why Amy Schumer turned down The Daily Show, why a Back to the Future remake won’t happen anytime soon, the title for Guardians of the Galaxy 2. There’s also trailers for the second season of Rick and Morty and the Rocky spin-off Creed, not to mention new images from Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice and the Ghostbusters reboot.
Catch up on all the Best Stories of the Week after the jump!
#27. Comic-Con Brings Back Hall H Wristbands, Stays in San Diego Until 2018
We’re less than one week out from Comic-Con and this week brought news that the wristband system for Hall H will be back, but with some changes that you can read about in the original story. And for those who like heading to San Diego for the pop culture bonanza, the convention will officially be staying in the city until 2018. Check out the full report for more.
#26. Netflix’s Bojack Horseman is Back in Second Season Trailer
The second season debuts on Netflix on July 17th.
#25. Amy Schumer Reveals Why She Turned Down The Daily Show
Comedienne Amy Schumer was asked to replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show. But she turned down the job. Find out why she didn’t want to coveted, high profile job in our original story.
#24. Chiwetel Ejiofor and Julia Roberts in The Secret in Their Eyes Trailer
The film arrives on October 23rd.
#23. P.T. Anderson to Script Pinocchio for Robert Downey Jr.
Paul Thomas Anderson has come aboard Robert Downey Jr.‘s new adaptation of Pinocchio as writer, and there’s a chance he might direct the film as well. To find out what we know about the update of the classic fairytale, read our full story.
#22. Comedian Tig Notaro Gets Profiled in Indie Documentary Trailer
The film arrives on Netflix on July 17th.
#21. SNL Talent Comes Together for Netflix’s Staten Island Summer Trailer
The film premieres on Netflix on July 31st.
#20. Rick & Morty Gets Weird Again in Second Season Trailer
The show returns to Cartoon Network on July 26th.
#19. J.K. Simmons Signed for More Terminator, Bails on Skull Island
J.K. Simmons, which might be the best part of Terminator: Genisys, has confirmed that he’s signed for sequels. However, at the same time, the actor has departed the King Kong prequel Kong: Skull Island, and Michael Keaton has gone with him too. Learn more about Simmons in Terminator over here, and find out what happened with Skull Island over here.
#18. Gerard Butler Back in Action in London Has Fallen Trailer
The sequel arrives on January 22nd, 2016.