Archive for April 9th, 2012
Summit Entertainment has postponed the release of adaptation Orson Scott Card’s novel Ender’s Game until November 1st, 2013, from an originally announced date of March 15th. No reason is known at the moment.
Ender’s Game stars Asa Butterfield (Hugo) as Ender, the child who is taken to be trained to help fight the insectoid Formics; Abigail Breslin (Zombieland, My Sister’s Keeper) as Ender’s sister, Valentine; Harrison Ford (Indiana Jones, Star Wars) as Colonel Graff, in charge in the Battle School; and Ben Kingsley (Hugo, Iron Man 3) as Mazer Rackham, a hero of the war.
Tonight’s season finales of Being Human and Lost Girl mark the end of the Winter season of Syfy’s Powerful Mondays – but the Spring season kicks in right away next Monday, with the premiere of the fifth and final season of Eureka at 9/8c, and the second season of Lost Girl at 10/9c!
As Eureka’s thrilling fifth and final season kicks off, the town is reeling after the Astraeus and her crew mysteriously vanished just before their planned launch to Titan. When they finally crash land, Allison and the crewmembers are shocked to find themselves back in Eureka – and that they’ve been missing for four years. As the town copes with the shocking personal changes that have happened during their long absence, Sheriff Carter and Henry try to uncover the truth about the forces behind the crew’s bizarre disappearance – with deadly results.
Eureka stars Colin Ferguson (Sheriff Jack Carter), Salli Richardson-Whitfield (Allison Blake), Joe Morton (Henry Deacon), Erica Cerra (Jo Lupo), Neil Grayston (Douglas Fargo) and Niall Matter (Zane Donovan). Returning for the final season will be popular guest stars Wil Wheaton (The Big Bang Theory, Star Trek: The Next Generation) as the contentious Dr. Parrish and Felicia Day (The Guild, Red) as Dr. Holly Marten. Co-creator Jaime Paglia and Bruce Miller are executive producers. The series is produced and distributed by Universal Cable Productions.
In the Lost Girl season two opener, a nomadic Fae sideshow comes to town to take advantage of the chaos caused by both the bombing of the Light Fae headquarters and the declining physical condition of The Ash. Lost Girl stars Anna Silk as Bo, co-starring Kris Holden-Ried as Dyson; Ksenia Solo as Kenzi; Zoie Palmer as Lauren; Rick Howland as Trick, and K.C. Collins as Hale. Lost Girl is a Prodigy Pictures Production in association with Showcase. Executive producers are Jay Firestone, Michelle Lovretta and Peter Mohan. Lost Girl was created by Michelle Lovretta.