McFarlane Planning Spawn Film Trilogy, Netflix’s Umbrella Academy First Look, and More!

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Spawn creator Todd McFarlane announced during New York Comic Con that his currently in-production Spawn film is the first in a trilogy of movies. Actor Jamie Foxx stars as the hellish antihero, and the film takes a psychological approach to the character’s horror style. Spawn in currently in production, scheduled for a 2019 release.

Netflix has debuted the first official look at its upcoming superhero series The Umbrella Academy, based on the Dark Horse Comics series. This live-action series follows the lives of a family of super-powered, estranged siblings who must work together to solve the mystery of their father’s death. The Umbrella Academy begins streaming on Netflix on February 15th.

CBS All Access has debuted a new official trailer for Star Trek: Discovery Season 2. The trailer shows the first look at Ethan Peck as Mr. Spock, caught in the middle of a mystery involving seven signals from across outer space. Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 premieres on CBS All Access on January 17th.

Check out the trailer below!

The Syfy Network has debuted a new teaser trailer for its upcoming show Deadly Class, based on the Image Comics series. Set in the 80’s, Deadly Class gives viewers a look into the world of a ruthless academy for teenage assassins, where surviving class is extra credit. Deadly Class will premiere January 16th, 2019 on Syfy.

See the trailer below!

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