Geoff Johns Joins Green Lantern Series, Cassian Andor Casting, and more!

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Geoff Johns Joins Green Lantern Series

HBO Max has brought on a new writer for their upcoming Green Lantern series. Comic Book writer Geoff Johns, who wrote the main Green Lantern series from 2005 to 2013, will be an executive producer on the series. The Green Lantern series will follow the origin of two Green Lanterns and the Yellow Lantern Sinestro.


Cassian Andor Casting

Disney+ has cast four more actors for their upcoming Star Wars: Rogue One spinoff series Cassian Andor. Among the cast is Genevieve O’Reilly, who will be reprising her role as Mon Mothma from Revenge of the Sith. The show also brought on Stellan Skarsård, Denise Gough, and Kyle Soller.


New Cassian Andor Showrunner

Tony Gilroy, one of the writers for Star Wars: Rogue One, will now be the showrunner for the Cassian Andor series. Stephen Schiff, the old showrunner, will remain a writer on the show. The Cassian Andor series will launch on Disney+ some time in 2021.


Nilfgaardians in Season 2 of The Witcher

The Witcher showrunner Lauren S. Hissrich shared a bit more about Season 2 of The Witcher. She said, “I can’t wait to dig deeper into Cahir and Fringilla in Season 2… who they are, why Nilfgaard is important to them, and where they’ll go from here.” We’ll see more of the Nilfgaardians when Season 2 of the Witcher premieres on Netflix.


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