TV News: Peacemaker, Earp, Mayans, Rim
Vietnam-born actor Nhut Le (“The Kroll Show”) has been tapped for a recurring role in James Gunn’s “The Suicide Squad” spinoff series “Peacemaker” at HBO Max.
Le is set to portray the role of DC Comics hero Judomaster in the character’s live-action debut. He’ll star alongside John Cena’s title character along with Danielle Brooks, Robert Patrick, John Economos, Emilia Harcourt, Elizabeth Faith Ludlow, Rizwan Manji, Chris Conrad, Lochlyn Munro, Chukwudi Iwuji, Annie Chang, and Christoper Heyerdahl. [Source: Deadline]
Syfy has announced that the fourth season of western horror series “Wynonna Earp” will be its last. The remaining six episodes of said season will premiere March 5th and run through to the series finale on April 9th.
The show followed the life of the great, great-granddaughter (Melanie Scrofano) of famous lawman Wyatt Earp as she faces off against the reincarnated outlaws that Wyatt killed. [Source: Syfy]
More than a year after the second season wrapped, FX has finally announced a March 16th premiere date for the third season of the ‘Sons of Anarchy” spinoff “Mayans M.C.”.
The spinoff series is set in a post-Jax Teller world, where EZ Reyes, fresh out of prison, is a prospect in the Mayan MC charter on the Cali/Mexi border. [Source: FX]
Olivia Colman, Matt Smith, Patricia Allison and Rob Brydon will lead the voice cast of BBC animation special “Superworm” based on the book by Julia Donaldson. The half-hour show will air over Christmas on BBC One and BBC iPlayer.
The show follows Superworm, who is a hero always on hand to help out all the other animals and insects, whose latest challenge is to fight the wicked Wizard Lizard and his servant Crow. [Source: Variety]
Pacific Rim: The Black
Netflix has released the full trailer for their anime series “Pacific Rim: The Black” as two young Jaeger pilots take on new breeds of kaiju monsters who have taken over the continent of Australia. The series will be available for streaming on Thursday, March 4th.