Laugh It Up Fuzzball #116 – Me and my Daisy Dukes

Level 116! Somehow getting episodes up in non-late ways is eluding me but at least we’re still on track. Lots of geeky news and TV to talk about for the week so hopefully you will forgive me for the delay. Just a short intro to say howdy and thanks for listening. Here’s what you can find on this installment:

Let the Wookiee Win (Star Wars)
Firing of Chuck Wendig & uncertainty of release for his Shadow of Vader comic
Upcoming Star Wars books in 2019 - Queen’s Shadow / Master and Apprentice / Alphabet Squadron
Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy art book
Rewrites of Episode IX may have extended shooting by 2 months
Oscar Isaac re: improv on Episode IX… more than previous 2 movies
Police investigating theft from the set of The Mandalorian
George Lucas on the set of the Mandalorian
Mark Hamill tweet: THE FORCE KILLED LUKE
Disney’s 4 Billion Star Wars acquisition is now turning profits after < 6 years
John Williams is doing well and will return to Los Angeles shortly
Respawn’s Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order video game could be released late 2019

Flavor of the Geek
Harley Quinn animated show casting
Netflix cancels Iron Fist & Luke Cage
Avengers 4 updates: wrap of production, the Cap tweet, casting, details
Ryan Coogler to write and direct Black Panther 2
Scarlett Johannson will reportedly earn $15 million for solo Black Widow film
Guardians of the Galaxy 3 working title and new production date
Tom Holland shows off a new Spider-man suit on Jimmy Kimmel
Bucky/Falcon show on the Disney streaming service
New scenes were shot for PG-13 Deadpool
Venom Crosses half a billion worldwide
The Nightwing movie might not be dead according to Chris McKay
First looks at Bane, Joker, and Harley for next season of Gotham
The Flash movie’s production pushed back for 2021 release date
James Gunn and Suicide Squad 2
Secret Six in development at CBS
Pennyworth casting news for Alfred and Thomas Wayne
More exciting details for DCWs Elseworlds crossover
Lex Luthor coming to Supergirl in Season 4 in a recurring role
Wonder Woman 1984 pushed back to June 5, 2020
Ben Affleck cameo on Matt Reeves The Batman nixed by director
Joker Movie updates
New SpongeBob SquarePants movie is an origin story with Hans Zimmer score
Alexander Skarsgard joins Godzilla vs. Kong
Live-action My Hero Academia Movie in the works at Legendary
The Simpsons to quietly retire Apu
Flash Gordon Movie recruits Overlord director Julius Avery
Andy Muschietti to helm a live-action Attack on Titan movie
New Constellations named after Hulk, Thor, the TARDIS, Godzilla and more
Ridley Scott moving forward with Gladiator 2
Call of Duty movie from Paramount in production
Hasbro’s film division has announced the name of the upcoming GI Joe movie
Critters and Killer Klowns From Outer Space may get new movies on Syfy
Game of Thrones producers considered ending the series with a movie trilogy
Penny Dreadful from Showtime getting a spinoff series called City of Angels
BBC leaked alleged titles for the next four Avatar films from James Cameron

Small Screen Star Wars Simpsons Sci-Fi Superhero Synopsis
The Gifted Season 2 Episode 3 – coMplications / Episode 4 – outMatched
The Flash Season 5 Episode 2 – Blocked / Episode 3 – The Death of Vibe
Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 2 - The Book of Consequences: Chapter Two: Black Jesus Blues / Episode 3 – The Book of Consequences: Chapter Three: Master Lowry
Arrow Season 7 Episode 1 – Inmate 4587 / Episode 2 – The Longbow Hunters
Legends of Tomorrow Season 4 Episode 1 – The Virgin Gary
Supergirl Season 4 Episode 1 – American Alien / Episode 2 – Fallout / Episode 3 – Man of Steel
The Simpsons Season 30 Episode 2 – Heartbreak Hotel / Episode 3 – My Way or the Highway to Heaven / Episode 4 – Treehouse of Horror XXIX
Star Wars Resistance Episode 5 – The High Tower / Episode 6 – The Children From Tehar

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