Pop Culture Headlines – Velma Series Gets Release Date

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Gabriel Byrne Joins Ballerina

Deadline shared a casting update for the John Wick spinoff Ballerina. Reportedly, Gabriel Byrne has joined the cast in an undisclosed role. There is no further news about Ballerina at this time.

Pirates of the Caribbean Update

In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Jerry Bruckheimer shared an update about Margot Robbie’s Pirates of the Caribbean movie. He said the script “needs a little more work” but a second script for an alternate Pirates movie focusing on a younger cast “is close” to a final draft. There is no further news about Pirates of the Caribbean at this time.

Shazam! Casting Rumors Quelled

Zachary Levi recently spoke up about recasting rumors for DC‘s character Shazam. He reassured a fan saying, “I really wouldn’t go believing everything you see on the internet.” There is no further news about Shazam! at this time.

Velma Series Gets Release Date

According to TV Line, Mindy Kaling’s Scooby-Doo spinoff officially has a release date. After the release, two of the first season’s ten episodes will release each week. The Velma spinoff series will premiere on HBO Max on January 12.

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