Tag: Spinoff

Theo Rossi Joins Cast of The Batman Spin-off

Fresh off of adding three more cast members to its growing list of stars, the upcoming HBO series The Penguin is set to add Theo Rossi in a starring role. According to a new report from Deadline, Rossi has been tapped to appear in the series in a “key recurring role” alongside Colin Farrell (who is reprising his role as Oswald “The Penguin” Cobblepot from The Batman) and Cristin Milioti in the upcoming The Batman spin-off. Details about Rossi’s character are currently unknown. Alongside Rossi, Farrell, and Milioti, The Penguin is also set to star Rhenzy Feliz, Michael Kelly, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Deirdre O’Connell, and Clancy Brown, with Michael Zegen, James Madio, and Scott Cohen also appearing in the show. Rossi is best known for his roles as...

Stranger Things Tokyo: Netflix Planning Anime Spin-off

What’s on Netflix is reporting that Netflix is currently planning an anime spin-off of Stranger Things, titled Stranger Things Tokyo. The new show will apparently be considered the first Stranger Things spin-off and is planned to be approximately six hours long. While little else is known about the series, the website did provide a logline that makes the spin-off sound as though it will be a bit different than the main series: “An encounter with the Upside Down evolves into a grand adventure for video game-loving twin brothers living on the outskirts of 1980s Tokyo,” reads the logline. There’s no expected release date for Stranger Things Tokyo at the moment, though the project has allegedly been under consideration since early 2021. Stranger Things is set in the 1980s in ...