Industry News: 6 Underground, Jennifer Saunders, Atypical and More!
6 UNDERGROUND TRAILER DROPS: Ryan Reynolds is here to fight bad guys in Michael Bay’s 6 Underground. The film focuses on six billionaires who fake their own deaths to form a team of baddie-destroying good guys. The film will bow on Netflix December 13th.
JENNIFER SAUNDERS JOINS DEATH ON THE NILE: Absolutely Fabulous star Jennifer Saunders is being cast alongside Emma Mackey, Rose Leslie, Armie Hammer, Gal Gadot, Letitia Wright and Annette Bening in Fox's big-screen adaptation of Agatha Christie murder mystery Death on the Nile. Kenneth Branagh is directing.
FREEFORM’S 31 NIGHTS OF HALLOWEEN TO BE FULL OF HOCUS POCUS: Freeform has set its "31 Nights of Halloween," kicking off with Ghostbusters, which is celebrating its 35th anniversary, a 31 Nights of Halloween Fan Fest special, Scream and The Simpsons' "Treehouse of Horror" episodes. Hocus Pocus, starring SJP and Bette Midler, is on the docket almost every day. What’s your favorite Halloween classic?
ATYPICAL SHARES RELEASE DATE: Atypical is coming back to Netflix for a third season on Friday, November 1st. "Which means it's coming out at midnight on Halloween," Nik Dodani (Zahid) tells E!. "You know what that means? Costumes! Please dress like us." The series follows Keir Gilchrist as Sam, a 19-year-old on the autism spectrum. The series also stars Jennifer Jason Leigh as his mom, Elsa, Michael Rapaport as Sam's dad Doug, Bridgette Lundy-Paine as Sam's sister, Casey, and Amy Okuda as Julia, Sam's therapist.