Netflix took the big stage at New York Comic-Con to present their brand new animated series, Trollhunters, which will arrive on the streaming service on December 23, 2016. Right before the crowd at Madison Square Garden got the first glimpse at the colorful footage, including the trailer below, we caught up with the cast and creators to get the inside scoop on the family show. Created by Guillermo del Toro, fans will be able to recognize his unique influence on the show, while keeping it friendly for all ages.
The Parallels Between 'The Man in the High Castle' and Today's Political Climate Are Impossible to Ignore
The Man In The High Castle, Amazon’s ambitious adaptation of the Philip K. Dick novel, has already attracted more than its fair share of controversy. The show first found itself embroiled in scandal when it plastered the New York City subway system with Nazi imagery, and then Amazon abruptly parted ways with its creator and Season 1 showrunner Frank Spotnitz midway through the filming of the show’s second season. However, the show and its primary cast members —Alexa Davalos, Rufus Sewell, DJ Qualls and Brennan Brown— were received with rapturous applause when they appeared earlier today at New York Comic Con.
Going through the short list of films which were able to seamlessly leverage advances in computer generated imagery (CGI) to tell an effective story to audiences, three films stand out: Jurassic Park, Avatar, and Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes.
Every city, no matter how big or how small, has its fair share of psychics. Sometimes they operate out of storefronts, sometimes from an individual’s residence. Well, have you ever wondered what goes on behind those closed curtains? The screenwriter Les Bohem certainly did, so he wandered into one. He came out not with a fortune but, rather, an idea for a television show.
Archer has developed one of the most fervent fan bases in all of television over the course of its first seven seasons. FX’s animated (in every sense of the word) spy spoof is debuting its eighth season in January 2017, and Decider —New York Comic Con‘s official correspondent— caught up with the cast last night just before they headed over to the Hammerstein Ballroom for a sold-out extravaganza.
New York Comic Con kicked off four days of craziness this morning with thousands of fans lined up outside of the Javits Center in New York City. The first stop for many of these rabid fanboys and fangirls was at the Funko booth, where the creators of the wildly popular Pop! lines of merchandise.