Pop Culture Headlines – Netflix’s Nimona Film

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Disney+ Casts Percy Jackson

Disney has cast its lead for their upcoming series adaptation of Percy Jackson and the Olympians. According to Variety, the lead of Ryan Reynolds’ The Adam Project, Walker Scobell, is set to play the titular character. Percy Jackson and the Olympians will premiere on Disney+ in late 2022.

Eve Stranger Adaptation


According to Deadline, BBC Studios is set to develop a series adaptation of David Barnett and Philip Bond’s comic Eve Stranger. The series follows Eve, an amnesiac for hire. Philip Bond says, “For the right price she can be your babysitter or personal shopper, your scuba treasure hunter or space station saboteur.”

Kingdom Hearts IV

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Kingdom Hearts, game developers Square Enix shared a trailer for the fourth game of the video game franchise. The fourth game will pick up where the third game’s cliffhanger left off. There is no release date for Kingdom Hearts IV at this time.

Netflix’s Nimona Film

Netflix announced that they will be releasing a film adaptation of ND Stevenson’s bestselling graphic novel Nimona. “The story follows a shape-shifting teen who might also be a monster… Set in a techno-medieval world unlike anything animation has tackled before, this is a story about the labels we assign to people and the shapeshifter who refuses to be defined by anyone.” Nimona will slice onto Netflix in 2023.

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