Here’s our roundup of the latest news from the world of TV and film:
New 24 Trailer Released
OK, we know by now you are probably sick of us going on about 24: Live Another Day, but let’s face it, it is going to be awesome! Don’t believe us? Well, check out the latest, and full length trailer, of the show that premieres in the US with a double episode on 5th May. Not only that, but for UK fans, in a similar move to Game of Thrones, Sky have confirmed that will be simulcasting the episode (meaning it will air at the same time in the UK as the US0 so will premiere at 1am on 6th May. Let us know what you think in the comments below.
Warner Refuses To Budge On Superman vs. Batman Release Date
Warner Bros are refusing to budge on moving the release date of Superman vs. Batman, which with a release date of 6th May 2015 will go head-to-head with Marvel’s Captain America 3. s president of domestic distribution, Dan Fellman said: “It doesn’t make a lot of sense for two huge superhero films to open on the same date but there is a lot of time between now and then. However, at this time, we are not considering a change of date for Batman vs Superman.” So, do you think either studio will blink first? And if so, which one? Let us know in the comments below.
Cast Confirmed For X-Men:Apocalypse
Bryan Singer has confirmed Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender and Nicholas Hoult are all on board to star in X-Men: Apocalypse, the sequel to the upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past. The film will be based “somewhat” on the 90s X-Men crossover ‘Age of Apocalypse’, which was set in an alternate timeline where the titular mutant villain had conquered the Earth and subjugated humanity, and will apparently be slightly set-up in Days of Future Past, which is due to be released on 22nd May. Apocalypse is scheduled to be released on 27th May 2016.
Rosemary’s Baby Gets A Delivery Date
NBC has confirmed that its mini-series remake of Rosemary’s Baby, starring Star Trek‘s Zoe Saldana, will air in two two-hour parts, on Sunday 11th May and Thursday 15th May both at 9pm, going head-to-head with the season finales of Once Upon A Time and Greys Anatomy respectively. It centres on a young married couple who move into a Paris apartment that has a haunted past. After getting pregnant, the wife becomes increasingly suspicious that both her husband and their neighbours will have ulterior motives when her child is born. Will you be watching? Let us know in the comments below.
22 Jump Street Trailer Released
Check out the trailer for 22 Jump Street which sees Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum reprising their roles from the first film as they go undercover on a college spring break. It is set to be released in the UK on 6th June 2014.