New agreement comes on the heels of The CW’s success with ‘Riverdale.’
… no, not some astrology thing. We’re talking Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles.
It’s pilot season, and GeekNation continues its look into what the networks might turn into series in the fall.
If we ever see them, the earliest will be in Fall 2018.
News comes just days after ‘Lois & Clark’ star Teri Hatcher also was announced as an incoming villain this season on The CW series.
They will play teenagers of different walks of life who must unite to fight a crime syndicate – run by their parents.
This could ultimately create five hours of DC Comics programming for a network that only has 10 hours each week to work with.
She starred in ABC’s ‘Lois & Clark’ in the 1990s, and returned to the SuperWorld once before in 2010 on ‘Smallville.’
The Oscar winner said he didn’t want to take on both acting in the title role and directing of a film that carries a lot of fan expectations.
Actress had contract clause that kept the door open for such a wrap-up to take place for Elena.
Decisions on whether these pilots will become series will have to wait until spring. But at this moment, it’s really anyone’s game.
If picked up for series, Fox would become the only network with shows from both DC and Marvel.
The ‘Clerks’ director has already asked the executive producer in charge of The CW series to let him direct something in the fall event.
Could this be the niche a crowded comic book television market is looking for?
The original movie debuted 25 years ago starring Woody Harrelson and Wesley Snipes.