Daily Podcast: The Mandalorian Books, The Simpsons, Jason Momoa's Frosty The Snowman, D.A.R.Y.L. Sequel, And More

On the July 1, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and TV news, including The Simpsons' new voice actor policy, Sundance's plans for 2021, The Mandalorian books, Jason Momoa's Frosty the Snowman, a new TMNT film, and that D.A.R.Y.L. sequel we've all been waiting thirty-five years to see.

Opening BanterIn The News:

  • Brad: 'The Simpsons' Won't Have White Actors Voice Characters of Color Anymore, Mike Henry No Longer Voicing Cleveland Brown on 'Family Guy'
  • Chris: Sundance 2021 Planning Online Component and Screenings Outside of Utah
  • Brad: 'The Mandalorian' Books Are On the Way, But How Much Will They Expand the Series?
  • Ben: Jason Momoa to Voice Frosty the Snowman in a Live-Action Movie (Yes, Really)
  • Brad: New CG Animated 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Movie is Coming from Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg
  • Chris: 'D.A.R.Y.L.' Sequel TV Series Starring Tony Hale in the Works For Some Inexplicable Reason
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