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Marvel Television & Hulu Reveal “HELSTROM” Casting

With New York Comic Con over and done with its back to the usual business of serving up the Heavy Music and Pop Culture stuff that you tune in for on a daily basis. Just a short time ago, I received the news about the casting being announced for the upcoming Hulu exclusive series” HELSTROM”. Let’s take a look shall we……

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The Press Release:
Marvel Television and HULU have announced casting for MARVEL’S HELSTROM – the live-action series based on the popular Marvel comic book. The series will mark Marvel’s first foray into terror and is slated for debut in 2020.

In MARVEL’S HELSTROM, Daimon and Ana Helstrom are the son and daughter of a mysterious and powerful serial killer. The siblings have a complicated dynamic as they track down the terrorizing worst of humanity — each with their attitude and skills.

Tom Austen (“Grantchester,” “The Borgias”) as Daimon Helstrom – A professor of ethics who moonlights as an exorcist, Daimon has no illusions about saving a world he has no patience for; he just hopes he can help a few of the people closest to him. In his battle against a hidden world, Daimon is determined to root out demons as they arise, and will not stop until they’re vanquished.
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Hulu 2019 Upfront Reveals Two New Live-Action Marvel Television Series

A short time ago, Hulu revealed the announcements from their 2019 Upfront Event. Among the reveals were some new Marvel Television shows and with that being a major talking point for our Pop Culture focuses, I’ve culled that section for your perusal down below.

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The Press Release:
Today, during the Hulu ‘19 Presentation at The Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, executives took the stage to reveal the company’s continued rapid growth, announce original programming and exclusive talent deals that expand Hulu’s content offering, and unveil new brand initiatives, advertising products and user experience enhancements that bolster its goal of becoming the #1 choice for TV, in and out of the home.

The company announced today that it has increased its total customer base to more than 28 million — 26.8 million monthly paid subscribers, and 1.3 million promotional accounts.

“In today’s direct-to-consumer world, viewers are demanding better when it comes to TV — from the user experience to their content choices to the advertising,” said Hulu CEO Randy Freer. “Hulu’s continued growth, as well as the shows and initiatives announced today, reflect our deep investment in product, programming, brand, customer experience and business strategy to ensure that with Hulu, consumers can connect with the stories they love, at the right time and price, on any device.”
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Now Streaming: Marvel’s “Runaways” On Hulu (11/21/2017)

It was a little over a month ago that I shared the teaser trailer for the Marvel Television Hulu Original series “Runaways” and since a lot of posts have gone by since then, you can check out that trailer summary by clicking on THIS LINK. Today that series makes its streaming debut on the Hulu service.

Premise: Six teenagers from different backgrounds unite against a common enemy — their criminal parents, collectively known as the Pride.
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Check Out Some Marvel “Runaways” Character Posters

Hulu takes a shot at the Marvel Universe and gives us a live-action show featuring “The Runaways”. They’ve released some character posters and I’m sharing them with you after the logo and the series premise. We posted the trailer not too long ago and it looks like it could be good but I don’t have Hulu. Here we go.

Premise: Six teenagers from different backgrounds unite against a common enemy — their criminal parents, collectively known as the Pride.


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Scope Marvel’s “Runaways” Teaser Trailer; A Hulu Original

I must have been sleeping at the news of a live action series focused on the Marvel Comics characters known as The Runaways and while I remember owning a few of the original issues way back when they first appeared, I didn’t keep up with it at all. The show will be a Hulu Original program and you can check out the teaser trailer below. I’ll come back afterwards with some editorial notions.

Premise: Six teenagers from different backgrounds unite against a common enemy — their criminal parents, collectively known as the Pride.

The Cast/Characters:
The Runaways:
Rhenzy Feliz as Alex Wilder
Lyrica Okano as Nico Minoru
Virginia Gardner as Karolina Dean
Ariela Barer as Gert Yorkes
Gregg Sulkin as Chase Stein
Allegra Acosta as Molly Hernandez
Old Lace, a genetically engineered Deinonychus
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