Perhaps the biggest Star Wars-related news to come out of Disney+ Day was a peek at Obi-Wan Kenobi concept art.Continue reading Obi-Wan Kenobi Concept Art
We’re dusting off the cobwebs in the Geekville Radio Studios to dive into the news for the month of September 2020.Continue reading Geekville Radio #267
Obi-Wan Kenobi Is Back (0:00)
After literally YEARS of rumors, Star Wars fans have confirmation that Ewan McGregor will finally be reprising the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi for Disney+. Disney will likely make its official announcement at the upcoming D23 Expo.
An Obi-Wan Kenobi spin-off feature film has been rumored ever since the announcement of standalone Star Wars movies was made. However, the less than stellar performance of Solo played a factor in those projects getting put on hold.
The format change to a series could be an
Snake-Eyes Movie (18:20)
Actor Henry Golding is rumored to be portraying Snake-Eyes in a spin-off film. This casting seemingly goes against the history of the popular GI Joe Character. In the franchise lore, Snake-Eyes was the lone American student in the Arashikage Clan and did not have Asian heritage.
That said, like with so many other remakes and rebrandings, the original lore is still there. It won’t get erased from existence if a retelling of Snake-Eyes happens.
Crisis On Infinite Earths Update (34:30)
Airdates will be Supergirl 12/8, Batwoman 12/9, Flash 12/10. Then Arrow and Legends Of Tomorrow on 1/14. So that’s five episodes in two parts, meaning it will also double as the mid-season cliffhanger.
Here is the list of guest characters we know
- Superman – Tyler Hoechlin
- Superman – Brandon Routh (Kingdom Come rumored)
- Lex Luthor – Jon Cryer
- Lois Lane – Elizabeth Tulloch
- Black Lightning – Cress Williams
- Bruce Wayne – Kevin Conroy (likely a future Batman)
- Robin – Burt Ward
- Monitor – LaMonica Garrett
- Anti-Monitor – LaMonica Garrett
- Pariah – Tom Cavanagh
Rumors persist that another Arrowverse show may be added in the 2020/2021 season. While nothing has been confirmed, there are several rumors.