Daily Podcast: Avatar: The Last Airbender, NYCC, Tenet, Seth Macfarlane, Three Men And A Baby, Tron 3, Fear Street & Martin Scorsese

On the August 12, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Avatar: The Last Airbender, NYCC, Tenet, Seth Macfarlane, Three Men and a Baby, Tron 3, Fear Street and Martin Scorsese.

In The News:

  • Peter: Would you still be excited to watch a live action series after this?
  • Peter: Does this mean Apple will just be getting some tv shows executive produced by Scorsese and some documentary few people are interested, or will we get more big narrative films directed by him?
  • Peter: Any love for the original movie? How do you modernize this concept?
  • HT: Seth MacFarlane is Switching Gears to Develop Epic Drama 'The Winds of War' 
  • Peter: Will MacFarlane be able to make a good serious movie?
  • Will interactivity make NYCC feel more lifelike than SDCC?
  • Peter: What might this title tell us about the sequel?
  • Peter: "portraying time running in different directions" what do you think that means?
  • Peter: Wasn't 20th Century Fox trying to adapt this into a movie a while back?

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