Laugh It Up Fuzzball #77 – Pretty Fly for a Mogwai

Hey hey friends... so I know it's Wednesday and I'm a little late but suffice to say Life, the Universe, and Everything (read school) have been keeping me pretty busy. Speaking of those things... at least I'm back with some geek stuff for y'all. This is a long episode with lots of news, geek TV, and a ton of comics I've read over the last month or so. Here's what you can find in this installment:

Flavor of the Geek
John Cena in talks to play Duke Nukem for Paramount Studios
New Mighty Ducks TV series is in early work
Red Sparrow director says his film is different than Black Widow
Gary Oldman says his son wants him to be in a Marvel Movie
Forest Whitaker says Black Panther is taking us into Outer Space
Brie Larson in flight training for Captain Marvel/costume images break online
Ant-man & the Wasp trailer
Josh Boone says New Mutants will be the hardest PG-13 film ever made
Shazam casts Billy Batson’s foster mom/rumor of Superman in movie
Kevin Feige wants to show Magneto take a gun apart in the MCU
Logan gets 2018 Oscar nomination for best adapted screenplay
The Boys to be a TV series at Amazon/arch-rivals The Seven cast
James Gunn re: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
Hans Zimmer to score X-Men: Dark Phoenix
The Shining Sequel Doctor Sleep gets director Mike Flanagan
Steven DeKnight up to direct Man of Steel 2
Jessica Jones season 2 pictures hit the web
Daredevil Season 3 casts Sister Maggie
The Joker is finally coming to FX’s Gotham
CW’s President re: no more than 4 superhero shows on at any time to stop fatigue
Constantine is back in ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ in episode 10 of Season 3
Gwyneth Paltrow might be suiting up as Rescue in Infinity War
Gambit movie put on hold
Emily Blunt in Jungle Cruise movie with The Rock
Thoughts on re-watching Wonder Woman and IT
Shape of Water review

Small Screen Star Wars Sci-Fi Superhero Synopsis
Inhumans Episode 7 – Havoc in the Hidden Land / Episode 10 – … And Finally… Black Bolt
Supergirl Season 3 Episode 11 – Fort Rozz
The Flash Season 4 Episode 11 – The Elongated Knight Rises
Legends of Tomorrow Season 3 Episode 10 – x – Returns February 2018.
Black Lightning Season 1 Episode 2 – LaWanda: The Book of Hope
Arrow Season 6 Episode 11 – We Fall
Agents of Shield Season 5 Episode 7 – Together or Not At All / Episode 8 / Episode 9 – Best Laid Plans

In the Stacks
Dark Knights Metal #4
Hawkman Found
Doomsday Clock Issue 2
The Return of Superman Collected Trade
Injustice: Gods Among Us Year Two: The Complete Collection
Injustice: Gods Among Us Year Three: The Complete Collection
Thor: The Unworthy Issue 1 to 5
Star Wars Issue 32 to 41 and Annual 3
Doctor Aphra Issues 8 to 15
Poe Dameron Issues 17 to 22
Captain Phasma Issues 1 to 4
Mace Windu Issues 1 to 5

Let the Wookiee Win (Star Wars)
Last Jedi tanking in China after 2 weeks
John Williams confirmed to score Star Wars: Episode IX
Star Wars Rebels trailer for the final episodes
Rian Johnson re: Rey’s lineage & critiques of The Last Jedi

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