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Tonight: “The Walking Dead” Season 10.5 Premiere on AMC (2/28/2021)

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AMC’s “The Walking Dead” will return tonight so check your listings as this is the second half of the tenth season. I ran a post last month with the trailer for this go round and if you didn’t see it just click HERE to be on point. I’ve also copied that background stuff and a bunch of the cast for your reference down below. This time around I removed some characters that are not with the program anymore but left some others in place since its good Google searching 🙂 As we’ve already pointed out, the series will end with its 11th so let’s see how are stalwart survivors contend with these new menaces.

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The Premise: The Walking Dead takes place after the onset of a worldwide zombie apocalypse. The zombies, colloquially referred to as “walkers”, shamble towards living humans and other creatures to eat them; they are attracted to noise, such as gunshots, and to different scents, e.g. humans. Although it initially seems that only humans that are bitten or scratched by walkers can turn into other walkers, it is revealed early in the series that all living humans carry the pathogen responsible for the mutation. The mutation is activated after the death of the pathogen’s host, and the only way to permanently kill a walker is to damage its brain or destroy the body, such as by cremating it.
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Tonight: “Superman & Lois” Series Premiere on The CW (2/23/2021)

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It was only a few short weeks ago when we shared the first official trailer for the new DC Comics action adventure show that was coming to The CW Network with “Superman & Lois”. If you missed that trailer post just click HERE so you are up to speed with us about it. The show premieres tonight on the network and it will be a two-hour series premiere. Check your DVR space or make sure you have enough VHS Tape for your VCR. As I type that I realize my younger readers have given the site quizzical looks and mumbled “V? C? R?” Let’s take a look at the official poster, premise and casting down below.

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The Premise: Clark Kent/Superman and Lois Lane return to Smallville with their sons Jonathan and Jordan, where they are reacquainted with Lana Lang, her husband Kyle Cushing, and their daughter Sarah, when their idyllic life is upended when The Stranger enters their lives.
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Now Streaming: “WandaVision” on Disney+ (1/15/2021)

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Well my friends, the moment has finally arrived and the very first of the Marvel Cinematic Universe group of television shows is available for streaming on the Disney+ service effective right now at the time that this post goes live. I’m speaking of course of “WandaVision” which brings us into the world of The Scarlet Witch and The Vision. The series will run week by week episodically but the first two are available today so that is pretty cool. I plan on watching them with my morning coffee because as you read this I am fast asleep. Ah the benefits of programing a post in advance. I’m really excited though that’s for sure and here is a look at the Official Poster, some premise and the casting.

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The Synopsis: Set after the events of Avengers: Endgame (2019), Wanda Maximoff and Vision begin to suspect things are not as they seem as the two live their ideal suburban life.
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Now Streaming: “The Stand” on CBS All Access (12/17/2020)

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It was only a couple of months ago when we last discussed the upcoming Stephen King mini-series “The Stand”. This will air episodically over on the CBS All Access streaming service and if you missed the dramatic trailer please click HERE for some quick background. It really looks good and below you will find the poster, premise and ensemble casting. Don’t worry I will close out with some editorial for good measure since you expect me to.

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The Premise:
The Stand is described as “King’s apocalyptic vision of a world decimated by plague and embroiled in an elemental struggle between good and evil. The fate of mankind rests on the frail shoulders of the 108-year-old Mother Abagail and a handful of survivors. Their worst nightmares are embodied by a man with a lethal smile and unspeakable powers: Randall Flagg, the nefarious ‘Dark Man.’
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Tonight: “Pennyworth” Season 2 Premiere on Epix (12/13/2020)

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It was just about a month ago when we shared the Second Season Official Trailer for the Epix Original series “Pennyworth”. It was a pretty exciting clip so if you missed it just click HERE to be up to speed. The show begins its weekly airing on that premium cable network today so let’s review the show poster, premise and casting before my editorial closing thoughts.

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The Premise: Pennyworth explores the early life of the titular Wayne family butler, Alfred Pennyworth, a former British SAS soldier who is forming his own security company in an alternate London which combines aspects of London in the 1950s and 1960s with invented events and practices (for example, televised public executions). Alfred becomes a target of the Raven Society, a group conspiring to take over the British government, and begins working against them alongside American agents of the No Name League, Thomas Wayne and Martha Kane, the future parents of Bruce Wayne/Batman.
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