TV News: Inhumans, Expanse, Rage, Titans, Galaxy
Several new stills from ABC & Marvel’s “Inhumans” series have arrived including the first glimpse of Sonya Balmores as Attilan’s security chief Auran, another shot of Iwan Rheon as Maximus, and a behind-the-scenes photo of Isabelle Cornish as Crystal. The series premieres in IMAX theatres on September 1st before kicking off on ABC on September 29th.
Oscar nominee David Strathairn has officially joined the cast of “The Expanse” for its upcoming third season. While character details haven’t been unveiled, Strathairn’s role is said to be a part of a “significant arc”.
The third season of the series is currently filming in Toronto and will premiere in 2018. A panel for the series will take place next Saturday at the San Diego Comic-Con. [Source: TV Line]
Rage is Back
Syfy is developing an hour-long supernatural drama series based on Adam Mansbach’s novel “Rage Is Back”. Mansbach and Danny Hoch will executive produce the series which is set in 1987 during New York’s “War on Graffiti”.
A young graffiti crew copes with the murder of one of their members, investigating a connection to shamans of the past and making them masters of the urban underground who use coded language and symbols in spiritual warfare. [Source: Variety]
As part of a report on Akiva Goldsman’s new production deal, it has been confirmed that the first season of the DC Comics-inspired Teen Titans TV series “Titans” will run thirteen episodes.
The story revolves around Nightwing, Batman’s sidekick Dick Grayson, after he goes off on his own. Goldsman co-wrote the pilot with Geoff Johns. [Source: Deadline]
Guardians of the Galaxy
As part of the Marvel Animation panel at D23 Expo in Anaheim, a synopsis for season three of Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” animated series on Disney XD has arrived.
Subtitled ‘Mission Breakout’, the new season will find the Guardians being framed by the Collector. They will also travel to new universes, stage a massive sting operation inside the Nova Corps, and expose a Secret Invasion years in the making. [Source: Disney]