Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel
Disney Channel is set to premiere “Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel” on August 16th. The crossover episode marks the first time Marvel characters will be featured in an original animated Disney Channel series.
In the episode, Spider-Man, Iron Man, Thor and the Hulk are rendered powerless and its up to Phineas and Ferb to restore their powers before it is too late. [Source: The Live Feed]
Orange is the New Black
Netflix has renewed dramedy “Orange is the New Black” for a second season before the first has even bowed on the streaming platform. [Source: Variety]
It’s official, the canceled ABC comedy “Happy Endings” will NOT be heading to another network. This is despite the aggressive efforts of Sony Pictures TV to find the series a new home.
USA had been the most likely network to sign up for a fourth season of the show, but that deal never came to fruition. The cast’s options are all set to expire over this weekend. [Source: The Live Feed]
HBO and Playtone Productions are reportedly planning a six-season arc for their series adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s novel “American Gods”. Each 10-12 episode season is expected to cost around $40 million.
The story follows a parolee pulled into working for a charismatic salesman and drawn into a conflict between America’s gods, old and new. [SourcE: Empire]