TNT: 10 Nerdy News Bites 03/05–03/11/2016

Get ready nerds, we got some news coming at you!

We got word last week, Broadway’s Anastasia was finally moving forward! This week we get casting news; Derek Klena & Christy Altomare will be reuniting as Dimitri and Anya! See more casting news hereNews


Did your spidey-senses tingle this week? Might be due to a casting announcement…Disney Channel’s Zendaya has joined Sony & Marvel Studios’ co-produced Spidey project in a “leading role.” Deadline reports, she will play a character named Michelle opposite Tom. Could this be Michele Gonzales? See more here.


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As networks continue to reveal what shows will be renewed, we finally got word CBS renewed Supergirl for a second season! We still have to hear if ABC’s bad ass lady, Agent Carter will be renewed. Let’s keep our fingers crossed! Also check out the awesome Flash/Supergirl cross over poster! The episode will grace our teles 3/28!


Our favorite J. Jonah Jameson will now be Justice League’s Commissioner Gordon! Congrats to J.K. Simmons! See more here.


This needs no introduction… I’ll just say, HBO, April 24th.


Captain America Civil War’s final trailer premiered this week. To tease the release these team profile videos were released. #TeamIronMan #TeamCap

And here is the trailer!


We all remember Agent Carter vs Agents of Shield’s Dubsmash Wars, if you don’t, here’s a refresher. Well, Agent Coulson and Agent Carter are headed to Lip Sync Battle! Speaking of shows created from late night show segments…James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke will be it’s own show! See more here.


Potter Nerds, J.K. Rowling announced that she would be releasing four short stories on Pottermore explaining the History of Magic in North America. You can find them here.


Check out the first image for the new DuckTales series, premiering in 2017 on DisneyXD! All the excite!!! See more here.


DUCKTALES – Disney’s “DuckTales,” an all-new animated comedy series based on the Emmy Award-winning series, will again star Disney’s enduringly popular characters: Scrooge McDuck, his grandnephews Huey, Dewey and Louie, and Donald Duck. Produced by Disney Television Animation, the series is set to debut in 2017 on Disney XD. (Disney XD)

After releasing the above image, Disney sent our Tangled hearts aflutter by announcing the rest of the cast for Tangled: Before Ever After (which will also premiere on DisneyXD in 2017). See the awesome cast joining Zac and Mandy, here & read our favorite Foxy’s love letter to Disney here.


TANGLED: BEFORE EVER AFTER – “Tangled: Before Ever After” is set between the events of the feature film and the start of the 2012 short film, “Tangled Ever After.” Premiering in 2017 on Disney Channels around the world, the series unfolds as Rapunzel acquaints herself with her parents, her kingdom and the people of Corona. (Disney Channel)

DisneyXD is the channel to watch! How many of you nerds watch the Marvel animated series? If you’re watching Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man vs. The Sinister 6, keep an eye out for the animated versions of Shield’s FitzSimmons! Iain de Caestecker and Elizabeth Henstridge lent their voices to their animated counterparts. Check out an interview with them here.


Peter Capaldi has been asked to stay on as the Doctor after Moffat’s departure, but has not confirmed. See more here. Would you like to see Peter stay on, or should the new show runner, Chris, start with a new Doctor? Let us know your thoughts.
NewsLet us know your ideas and pondering on any of the above bites, and share some other interesting bites you heard of this week!

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