Several weeks out from airing from January 16th, Syfy has released the entire pilot episode of the Russo Brothers-produced TV series adaptation of the Image Comics title “Deadly Class” online at Syfy.com. Benedict Wong and Lana Condor star in the series about a homeless teen recruited into a storied elite private school where the world’s top crime families send their next generations. Click here to check it out.
Evan Roderick (“Arrow”) has scored the male lead role of Justin in Netflix’s figure skating drama series “Spinning Out” while former Olympian Johnny Weir has also joined the cast. Roderick is described as someone whose wild party-boy antics are tolerated due to his Olympic-level skating abilities. Kaya Scodelario plays an up-and-coming, high-level single skater trying to recover from a disastrous fall by teaming with a talented bad-boy partner. [Source: The Wrap]
Stuntmen Alain Moussi and Maxim Savaria have been revealed as the guys who donned Batman’s cape and cowl in the upcoming season finale of “Titans” on DC Universe – suggesting the Caped Crusader will be involved in some very action-heavy scenes but will have only little dialogue. The season finale episode airs tomorrow in the United States. The full season will be available on Netflix worldwide on January 11th. [Source: Instagram]
That’s What She Said
Anonymous Content, Red Arrow Studios International and producer Charlie Lyons are teaming to develop a TV series based on Joanne Lipman’s novel “That’s What She Said: What Men Need to Know”.
The book deals with Lipman’s rise to the top in a male-dominated industry, interjected with data and research to offer real-world solutions for combating unconscious bias, sexual harassment, the wage gap, and other systemic problems that seem to run rampant in almost every professional environment. [Source: Deadline]
Showtime’s has renewed its Liev Schreiber-led drama series “Ray Donovan” for a seventh season. The show is currently airing its sixth season every Sunday night at 9pm on the network with the season finale set for January 13th. [Source: Showtime]
The Walking Dead
AMC has released a new video via the official Instagram account of its zombie drama “The Walking Dead” revealing the first footage of the Whisperers leader Alpha (Samantha Morton). Arguably one of the outright creepiest promos the show has done, it teases the serious threat posed by these most famed of villains from the comics.