TV – Action Figure Insider http://www.actionfigureinsider.com The Best Darn Toy News On The Web! Fri, 22 Jun 2018 19:02:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.6 61893577 @IconHeroes #SDCC Exclusive 2 – Dark Flash Statue http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/iconheroes-sdcc-exclusive-2-dark-flash-statue/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/iconheroes-sdcc-exclusive-2-dark-flash-statue/#respond Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:00:51 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=171301 Icon Heroes will be back at San Diego Comic Con International (July 18-22booth #3345 with amazing limited edition exclusives!  Stop by and check out all our products on display, including all-new never before seen upcoming products!  We’ll be showcasing products from DC Comics, Harry Potter, Fantastic Beasts, Star Trek, Once Upon a Time, and exciting new properties that will be announced at the show! Check back for updates as we announce more exclusives!

DC Comics Flash TV Crisis on Earth X Dark Flash 1/9 Scale Polystone Statue
An Icon Heroes San Diego Comic Con Exclusive! From the latest DC TV epic crossover event, Crisis on Earth X, comes the Dark Flash statue! On Earth X, Eobard Thawne teams up with its dictator, Dark Arrow, the Führer of the New Reich, who leads an attack on the heroes of Earth One. This collectible polystone statue stands 7.1 inches tall, is hand painted, individually numbered, and includes a Certificate of Authenticity.
$80.00
Limited Edition of 250
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Coming Soon From Funko: American Gods Pop! http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/coming-soon-from-funko-american-gods-pop/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/coming-soon-from-funko-american-gods-pop/#respond Fri, 08 Jun 2018 18:02:38 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=170742 Pop! Television: American Gods

The fantasy drama television series American Gods come to Funko Pop!
Collect Shadow Moon and the divine con artist Mr. Wednesday.
In addition, Shadow Moon’s dead wife Laura Moon, and the leprechaun Mad Sweeney join the series!

Look for the chase of Laura Moon, featured in a more advanced stage of decomposition!
A rarity of 1-in-6!



Coming in July!

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Coming Soon from Funko: I love Lucy Pop! http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/coming-soon-from-funko-i-love-lucy-pop/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/coming-soon-from-funko-i-love-lucy-pop/#respond Wed, 30 May 2018 17:00:52 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=170279 Pop! Television: I Love Lucy

Funko is thrilled to announce that I Love Lucy — the classic television sitcom — is the latest addition to Pop! Collect Lucy Ricardo in her iconic blue and white polka dot dress, and her bandleader husband, Ricky Ricardo, holding his classic conga drum.
In addition, you can find Lucy in her outfit from her stint working at the candy factory!

Add a piece of iconic television to your collection this summer!


Look for exclusive black and white versions
of Lucy at Target, and Barnes & Noble!

Coming in August!

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AMC RELEASES ALL-NEW “PREACHER” PROMO IN ANTICIPATION OF THE SEASON THREE PREMIERE ON SUNDAY, JUNE 24 AT 10:00 PM ET/PT http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/amc-releases-all-new-preacher-promo-in-anticipation-of-the-season-three-premiere-on-sunday-june-24-at-1000-pm-et-pt/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/amc-releases-all-new-preacher-promo-in-anticipation-of-the-season-three-premiere-on-sunday-june-24-at-1000-pm-et-pt/#respond Mon, 28 May 2018 12:00:09 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=169966 AMC’s outrageous drama “Preacher” returns for 10 episodes on Sunday, June 24 at 10:00 PM ET/PT, and the network just released a fiery new promo raising the curtain on our sinister cast of characters including Jesse, Cassidy, Tulip, Gran’ma, Allfather, God Dog, and many more.

 

“Preacher,” is a dramatic thrill ride that follows West Texas preacher Jesse Custer (Dominic Cooper), his badass ex-girlfriend Tulip (Academy Award® nominee Ruth Negga) and an Irish vampire named Cassidy (Joseph Gilgun) as they embark on a road trip to find God and are thrust into a twisted battle spanning Heaven, Hell and everywhere in between.

In Season 3, Jesse Custer’s quest for God takes him back to the place he’s been avoiding his whole life: home.  Jesse, Tulip, and Cassidy return to Angelville, the Louisiana Plantation where Jesse was raised, and find old grudges and deadly obligations await them.  With the help of his friends — and a few enemies — Jesse will need to escape his past… because the future of the world depends on it.

 

“Preacher” stars Dominic Cooper, Ruth Negga, Joseph Gilgun, Ian Colletti, Graham McTavish, Pip Torrens, Julie Ann Emery, Malcolm Barrett and new series regulars Betty Buckley (“Supergirl,” “Split”) and Colin Cunningham (“Blood Drive,” “Falling Skies”).  Jeremy Childs (“The Last Castle,” “Nashville”), Liz McGeever (“Star, Nashville”), Jonny Coyne (“Turn,” “Alcatraz”), Adam Croasdell (“Reign”) and Prema Cruz (“Mozart in the Jungle”) are recurring guest stars.

Dominic Cooper as Jesse Custer – Preacher _ Season 3, Episode 2 – Photo Credit: Alfonso Bresciani/AMC/Sony Pictures Television

The Sony Pictures Television and AMC Studios co-production was developed for television by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg (“Sausage Party,” “This is the End,” “Superbad”) and showrunner Sam Catlin (“Breaking Bad”). The series is executive produced by Catlin, as well as Rogen, Goldberg and James Weaver for Point Grey Pictures, Neal H. Moritz, Ori Marmur, Vivian Cannon, Jason Netter, Michael Slovis, Mark McNair, Garth Ennis and Ken F. Levin.

 

For additional information regarding “Preacher,” please visit the AMC press site at www.press.amcnetworks.com.

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@Cryptozoic and Cartoon Network Enterprises Announce Release of Rick and Morty: The Ricks Must Be Crazy Multiverse Game http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/cryptozoic-and-cartoon-network-enterprises-announce-release-of-rick-and-morty-the-ricks-must-be-crazy-multiverse-game/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/cryptozoic-and-cartoon-network-enterprises-announce-release-of-rick-and-morty-the-ricks-must-be-crazy-multiverse-game/#respond Mon, 14 May 2018 18:00:42 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=169732
Tabletop Game Based on Episode of Adult Swim’s Hit Series Features Different ’Verses and Technologies That Power Contraptions
Lake Forest, CA – May 14, 2018 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of board games, trading cards, and collectibles, and Cartoon Network Enterprises today announced the May 30 release of Rick and Morty: The Ricks Must Be Crazy Multiverse Game. In this engine-building tabletop game, 2-4 players take on the roles of Rick, Morty, Zeep, and Kyle as they introduce Power Supplies to different worlds, and then try to use the resulting Power to activate Contraptions before their opponents. Based on the Rick and Morty episode “The Ricks Must Be Crazy,” gameplay takes place in four “’Verses” with unique attributes: the Rickverse, Microverse, Miniverse, and Teenyverse.
“This is an engine-building game in a way,” said Matt Hyra, the game’s Lead Designer. “Except that Power Supplies don’t have ownership, so if you can predict where a Power surplus will appear, you can take advantage of it … if your opponents don’t get to it first!”

During the Action Phase, players spend Actions to move to different ’Verses where they can build Power Supplies and Contraptions. Then, during the Power-Up Phase, Power generates from the bottom ’Verse up, and players utilize it to play One-Shot cards, use Character Abilities, and power-up their Contraptions. The winner is the player who scores the needed Victory Points by building Power Supplies and activating Contraptions.

Rick and Morty: The Ricks Must Be Crazy Multiverse Game will be available at retailers nationwide starting May 30 and at Origins Game Fair (June 13-17 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center) for a suggested retail price of $20.

Product Details:
  • Number of players: 2-4
  • Ages: 17+
  • Playtime: 30-45 minutes
  • Game Design by Matt Hyra & Cory Jones
  • Contents Summary:
    • 32 Build/Control Tokens
    • 5 Action Tokens
    • 4 Oversized ’Verse Tiles
    • 4 Oversized Character Cards
    • 4 VP Tracking Tokens
    • 4 Character Standees
    • 1 First Player Token
    • 1 Power/VP Track
    • 1 Power Tracking Token
    • Rulebook

About Cryptozoic
Since 2010, Cryptozoic Entertainment has been dedicated to the concept of “Fans First,” striving to develop the most creative and sought-after products for pop culture enthusiasts worldwide. As an entertainment company with a diverse portfolio of licensed and original IPs, its catalog covers a broad spectrum of tabletop games and collectibles. The passionate team at Cryptozoic aims to inspire gamers and collectors all around the globe, while bringing fans together as part of the Cryptozoic community. Visit www.cryptozoic.com for more information about product releases, events, and news.

About Cartoon Network Enterprises
Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE) is responsible for building consumer products and merchandising programs for a wide range of brands by securing and supporting long-term licensing partnerships across all categories. As the global branding and merchandising arm of Cartoon Network and Adult Swim, the division manages the consumer product programs for the network’s award-winning original programming, brands and characters including Ben 10, Adventure Time, The Powerpuff Girls, Steven Universe, The Amazing World of Gumball, Mighty Magiswords, and We Bare Bears, as well as Rick and Morty on Adult Swim.

Adult Swim (AdultSwim.com), launched in 2001, is Turner’s network offering original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults.  Airing nightly from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET/PT), Adult Swim is basic cable’s #1 network with persons 18-34 and 18-49, and is seen in 94 million U.S. homes.

Turner, a Time Warner company, is a global entertainment, sports and news company that creates premium content and delivers exceptional experiences to fans whenever and wherever they consume content. These efforts are fueled by data-driven insights and industry-leading technology. Turner owns and operates some of the most valuable brands in the world, including Adult Swim, Bleacher Report, Boomerang, Cartoon Network, CNN, ELEAGUE, FilmStruck, Great Big Story, HLN, iStreamPlanet, Super Deluxe, TBS, Turner Classic Movies (TCM), TNT, truTV and Turner Sports.

Link: http://www.turner.com/company

About Rick and Morty
Rick and Morty is the critically-acclaimed, half-hour animated hit comedy series on Adult Swim that follows a sociopathic genius scientist who drags his inherently timid grandson on insanely dangerous adventures across the universe. Rick Sanchez is living with his daughter Beth’s family and constantly bringing her, his son-in-law Jerry, grand-daughter Summer, and grand-son Morty into intergalactic escapades. Can the family survive Rick’s insanity and all the chaos the universe throws at them?

Rick and Morty stars Justin Roiland (Adventure Time), Sarah Chalke (Scrubs), Chris Parnell (Saturday Night Live) and Spencer Grammer (Greek). The series is created by Dan Harmon (Community) and Roiland who also serve as executive producers.

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NEW Bobs Burgers Collectible Mini Figures & Bobcephala Bob Art Figure by Kidrobot http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/new-bobs-burgers-collectible-mini-figures-bobcephala-bob-art-figure-by-kidrobot/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/new-bobs-burgers-collectible-mini-figures-bobcephala-bob-art-figure-by-kidrobot/#respond Fri, 04 May 2018 19:00:28 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=169378

Now Available at Kidrobot.com

Kidrobot is proud to present Bob’s Burgers fans with an all-new collectible Bob’s Burgers Grand Re-Opening 3″ Blind Box Mini Figure Series to follow up the wildly popular first Bobs Burgers Blind Box Mini Figure Series and a new Equestranaut Bobcephala Bob Art Figure.  This new mini figure series travels deeper into the world of Bobs Burgers with the character selection only fans can appreciate!  The Belchers are back baby!  Bob, Linda, Tina, Gene and Louise are coming at you in all new ways and ready to play all day on Wonder Wharf with a few of their favorite friends! Come on down to the grand re-re-re-opening of Bob’s Burgers and collect all 16 characters today at Kidrobot.com!

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Love Bobs Burgers?  Do do we!  Shop our full collection right now at Kidrobot.com!
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Experience DC Like Never Before with DC UNIVERSE http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/experience-dc-like-never-before-with-dc-universe/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/experience-dc-like-never-before-with-dc-universe/#respond Thu, 03 May 2018 03:00:05 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=169247

DC Universe is a first-of-its kind, immersive digital experience designed just for DC fans. One of the many incredible things your membership will include is unlimited access to the following
exclusive original series.

 

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Coming Soon from Funko: Veronica Rock Candy! #Riverdale http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/coming-soon-from-funko-veronica-rock-candy-riverdale/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/coming-soon-from-funko-veronica-rock-candy-riverdale/#respond Tue, 17 Apr 2018 18:00:48 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=168504 Rock Candy: Riverdale – Veronica

From New York to her mother’s hometown of Riverdale, arrives Veronica Lodge!
Veronica is eager to reinvent herself in Riverdale, but that’s not all – she is the newest addition to Funko Rock Candy!

Standing 5” tall and donning a chic handbag, this stylized figure of Veronica shows her sassy side!
Add her to your collection this summer and don’t forget to watch Warner Bros. Television’s Riverdale, on The CW.

Please Note: Final Images Coming Soon.

Coming in July!

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AMC’S “PREACHER” RETURNS ON SUNDAY, JUNE 24 AT 10:00 PM ET/PT http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/amcs-preacher-returns-on-sunday-june-24-at-1000-pm-et-pt/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/amcs-preacher-returns-on-sunday-june-24-at-1000-pm-et-pt/#respond Tue, 10 Apr 2018 04:00:04 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=167963 AMC’S TWISTED AND OUTRAGEOUS SUPERNATURAL DRAMA “PREACHER” RETURNS ON SUNDAY, JUNE 24 AT 10:00 PM ET/PT

Network Releases First-Look Images from the Upcoming Third Season

 

AMC’s outrageous drama “Preacher” returns for 10 episodes on Sunday, June 24 at 10:00 PM ET/PT, Seth Rogen, executive producer, announced on Sunday’s “Talking Dead.” The network also released three first-look images from the new season. “Preacher,” is a dramatic thrill ride that follows West Texas preacher Jesse Custer (Dominic Cooper), his badass ex-girlfriend Tulip (Academy Award® nominee Ruth Negga) and an Irish vampire named Cassidy (Joseph Gilgun) as they embark on a road trip to find God and are thrust into a twisted battle spanning Heaven, Hell and everywhere in between.

Pip Torrens as Herr Starr – Preacher _ Season 3, Episode 2 – Photo Credit: Alfonso Bresciani/AMC/Sony Pictures Television

In Season 3, Jesse Custer’s quest for God takes him back to the place he’s been avoiding his whole life: home.  Jesse, Tulip, and Cassidy return to Angelville, the Louisiana Plantation where Jesse was raised, and find old grudges and deadly obligations await them.  With the help of his friends — and a few enemies — Jesse will need to escape his past… because the future of the world depends on it.

Ruth Negga as Tulip O’Hare – Preacher _ Season 3, Episode 1 – Photo Credit: Alfonso Bresciani/AMC/Sony Pictures Television

“Preacher” stars Dominic Cooper, Ruth Negga, Joseph Gilgun, Ian Coletti, Graham McTavish, Pip Torrens, Julie Ann Emery, Malcolm Barrett and new series regulars Betty Buckley (“Supergirl,” “Split”) and Colin Cunningham (“Blood Drive,” “Falling Skies”).  Jeremy Childs (“The Last Castle,” “Nashville”), Liz McGreever (“Star, Nashville”), Jonny Coyne (“Turn,” “Alcatraz”), Adam Croasdell (“Reign”) and Prema Cruz (“Mozart in the Jungle”) are recurring guest stars.

 

The Sony Pictures Television and AMC Studios co-production was developed for television by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg (“Sausage Party,” “This is the End,” “Superbad”) and showrunner Sam Catlin (“Breaking Bad”). The series is executive produced by Catlin, as well as Rogen, Goldberg and James Weaver for Point Grey Pictures, Neal H. Moritz and Ori Marmur for Original Film and Vivian Cannon, Jason Netter, Michael Slovis, Mark McNair and Ken F. Levin.

 

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THE SEASON THREE PREMIERE OF AMC’S MARTIAL ARTS DRAMA “INTO THE BADLANDS” AIRS SUNDAY, APRIL 22ND AT 10:00PM ET/PT http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/the-season-three-premiere-of-amcs-martial-arts-drama-into-the-badlands-airs-sunday-april-22nd-at-1000pm-et-pt/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/the-season-three-premiere-of-amcs-martial-arts-drama-into-the-badlands-airs-sunday-april-22nd-at-1000pm-et-pt/#respond Sat, 07 Apr 2018 14:00:54 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=167786

Daniel Wu as Sunny

 

The third season of AMC’s martial arts drama, “Into the Badlands,” debuts on Sunday, April 22nd at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. The premiere episode, “Enter the Phoenix,” Sunny returns to the Badlands, seeking a cure for his son Henry, while The Widow and Chau wage a bloody civil war and a new threat emerges.

 

AMC released a preview introduction of the new characters set to bring action-packed martial arts fights and hope to season three of the epic drama, check it out here: http://www.amc.com/shows/into-the-badlands/.

 

AMC also released “A Look at Season Three,” a video featuring new footage and interviews with the executive producers, cast and crew. Check it out here: http://www.amc.com/shows/into-the-badlands/.

View trailer HERE

Season three of “Into the Badlands” finds Sunny (Wu) living off the grid, doing his best to provide for his infant son, Henry, in the wake of Veil’s death. It is only when Henry contracts a mysterious illness that Sunny must join forces with Bajie (Frost) and journey back into the Badlands, where The Widow (Beecham) and Baron Chau (Eleanor Matsuura) are entrenched in a drawn-out war that has destabilized the entire region.  No longer supported by Tilda (Ioannides) or Waldo (Stephen Lang), The Widow must find new allies in Lydia (Brady) and in Nathaniel Moon (Augustus) — the former regent who lost his hand to Sunny and Bajie in Season 2.  But when a mysterious nomadic leader called Pilgrim (Ceesay) arrives in the Badlands on a mission to restore Azra and usher in a new era of “peace,” old enemies must band together to defend the Badlands.

 

“Into the Badlands” was created by showrunners/executive producers/writers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar and executive produced by Oscar®-nominated producers Stacey Sher and Michael Shamberg, director David Dobkin, fight director Stephen Fung and Daniel Wu.  The series stars Wu (Tai Chi Zero) as Sunny; Aramis Knight (The Dark Knight Rises) as M.K.;  Oliver Stark (“Luther”) as Ryder; Emily Beecham (28 Weeks Later) as The Widow; Orla Brady (“Dr. Who,” “Fringe”) as Lydia; Sarah Bolger (“Once Upon a Time,” “The Tudors”) as Jade; Ally Ioannides (“Parenthood”) as Tilda;  Madeleine Mantock (Edge of Tomorrow) as Veil; Stephen Lang (Avatar, Don’t Breathe) as Waldo and Nick Frost as Bajie (Shaun of the Dead).

 

About AMC

AMC is home to some of the most popular and acclaimed programs on television. AMC was the first basic cable network to ever win the Emmy® Award for Outstanding Drama Series with “Mad Men” in 2008, which then went on to win the coveted award four years in a row, before “Breaking Bad” won it in 2013 and 2014. The network’s series “The Walking Dead” is the highest-rated series in cable history and the number one show on television among adults 18-49 for the last five years. AMC’s other current original drama series include “Better Call Saul,” “Fear the Walking Dead,” “Into the Badlands,” “Humans,” “Preacher,” “The Son,” “McMafia,” “The Terror” and the forthcoming “Dietland,” “Lodge 49” and “The Little Drummer Girl.” AMC also explores authentic worlds and discussion with original shows like “Talking Dead,” “Talking With Chris Hardwick,” “Comic Book Men,” “AMC Visionaries” and “Ride with Norman Reedus.” AMC is owned and operated by AMC Networks Inc. and its sister networks include IFC, SundanceTV, BBC America and WE tv. AMC is available across all platforms, including on-air, online, on demand and mobile.

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FREMANTLEMEDIA NORTH AMERICA IS AWARDED THE TELEVISION RIGHTS TO THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED GORMENGHAST FANTASY BOOK SERIES BY AUTHOR MERVYN PEAKE http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/fremantlemedia-north-america-is-awarded-the-television-rights-to-the-critically-acclaimed-gormenghast-fantasy-book-series-by-author-mervyn-peake/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/fremantlemedia-north-america-is-awarded-the-television-rights-to-the-critically-acclaimed-gormenghast-fantasy-book-series-by-author-mervyn-peake/#respond Wed, 04 Apr 2018 11:00:34 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=167633 Neil Gaiman and Akiva Goldsman to Executive Produce the Television Drama Series Depicting the Remarkable Groan Dynasty 

 

 

Burbank, CA, April 3, 2018 – FremantleMedia North America (FMNA) today announced it has won the rights to Mervyn Peake’s gothic fantasy book series, Gormenghast.   Hailed as one of the great works of 20th century British literature, Gormenghast has received widespread acclaim and has been translated into more than 20 languages.    With numerous companies competing for the project, FMNA ultimately secured the rights to all five books within the series, from literary agent Jonathan Sissons at Peters, Fraser and Dunlop, on behalf of the Peake estate.    Attached to the project are award-winning author Neil Gaiman (American Gods, Norse Mythology, Coraline) and Academy Award-winning writer, producer and director, Akiva Goldsman (A Beautiful Mind, Cinderella Man), who will serve as non-writing executive producers.  Academy Award-winning Barry Spikings (The Deer Hunter, Lone Survivor) will also serve as an executive producer, along with David A. Stern (Howards End, The Last Tycoon), who was instrumental in bringing this deal together.

“There is nothing in literature like Mervyn Peake’s remarkable Gormenghast novels,” said Neil Gaiman.  “They were crafted by a master, who was also an artist, and they take us to an ancient castle as big as a city, with heroes and villains and people larger than life that are impossible to forget. There is a reason why there were two trilogies that lovers of the fantasy genre embraced in the Sixties: Lord of the Rings, and the Gormenghast books. It’s an honor to have been given the opportunity to help shepherd Peake’s brilliant and singular vision to the screen.”

“Luminaries like Mervyn Peake and my old friend Neil Gaiman are more than good company to keep,” said Akiva Goldsman.  “I am grateful to Barry Spikings for the will, and FremantleMedia for the capacity, to help us bring the sprawling glory of Gormenghast to a modern audience.”

“Nothing combines a dark atmosphere with humor and intrigue the way that Gormenghast does.  It’s one of the most eccentric and vividly imagined universes ever created,” said Dante Di Loreto, President of Scripted Entertainment, FremantleMedia North America.  “We’re excited to continue our relationship with Neil and the producing team assembled for this project is ideal to explore the series’ perfect mix of humor, pathos and tragedy.”   “We are tremendously excited by the prospect of seeing the Gormenghast books realized for television,” said Fabian Peake, son of Mervyn and executor of the Peake estate.  “This venture presents a unique opportunity to explore the imagination of a multi-faceted artist.”   The Gormenghast series traces the life of Titus Groan, our hero and the 77th Earl of Groan.  The series begins with his birth and follows him throughout his complex life. Titus is a reluctant heir to the Earldom, but one who stands to inherit the miles of rambling stone and mortar that form Gormenghast Castle and its kingdom, unless the toxically charismatic, Steerpike, is able to rise above his kitchen boy station to take control of the House of Groan. What follows is an extended fight to the death for Gormenghast itself. Titus comes to realize that the fortress isn’t simply a castle stifled by traditions, it’s a legacy that provides him with the foundations to survive and thrive in the world outside the castle walls.  The fantastical world of Gormenghast is full of rich storylines encompassing a doomed lord, an emergent hero, and a dazzling array of bizarre creatures.     FremantleMedia is a leading producer of supremely engaging dramas with productions in 12 territories around the world.  This past year, FMNA’s critically acclaimed American Gods, based on Neil Gaiman’s novel, was STARZ’s No. 1 launch of its season and returns to the network in 2019 for a second season.

Neil Gaiman is the author of the New York Times best-selling American Gods, Norse Mythology, The View from the Cheap SeatsThe Ocean at the End of the LaneThe Graveyard BookCoralineNeverwhere, and The Sandman series of graphic novels, among other works. His fiction has received Newbery, Carnegie, Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, and Will Eisner Awards. In addition, Gaiman has written and is the showrunner for a mini-series of Good Omens, based on the book he co-authored with Terry Pratchett, airing in 2019.

 

Akiva Goldsman is a renowned film and television writer, director and producer.  He received Academy, Golden Globe and Writers Guild of America  awards for  the film A Beautiful Mind.  Goldsman’s television credits include Fringe, for which he won a Saturn and Hugo Award, in addition to serving as an executive producer on Star Trek: Discovery 

 

Barry Spikings is best known as a producer of the 1978 film, The Deer Hunter, which won five Academy Awards. Spikings also served as a producer on the films Lone Survivor and Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey. 

 

David A. Stern is the co-founder of both Sleeping Giant Films and KippSter Entertainment.  He serves as the executive producer on Howards End (BBC One/STARZ), an adaptation of the literary masterpiece by EM Forster which premiered in the UK to seven million viewers, and also served as the executive producer on the Amazon drama, The Last Tycoon.

 

About FremantleMedia North America

FremantleMedia North America (FMNA) is the U.S. arm of global media giant FremantleMedia. A powerhouse in scripted and non-scripted content, FremantleMedia also comprises a distribution arm, FremantleMedia International, as well as a digital and branded entertainment division. As one of the world’s largest and most successful creators, producers and distributors of TV  brands in the world, FremantleMedia’s comprehensive global network has operations in 31 countries, creating over 10,000 hours of programming a year, rolling out more than 45 formats and managing over 350 individual titles. The company also distributes more than 20,000 hours of content in over 200 territories. For more information follow us @FMNATV and visit our Facebook page.

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@IconHeroes Once Upon a Time Rumplestiltskin Action Figure http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/iconheroes-once-upon-a-time-rumplestiltskin-action-figure/ http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/iconheroes-once-upon-a-time-rumplestiltskin-action-figure/#respond Tue, 03 Apr 2018 19:00:13 +0000 http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/?p=167615 Hello, we are pleased to announce our Kickstarter campaign for the Once Upon a Time Rumplestiltskn action figure!

The first wave of ABC’s Once Upon a Time action figures released in Summer 2017 featuring the Evil Queen, Hook, Robin Hood, and Emma Swan.  We had planned a second wave that was to include Rumplestiltskin, Belle, Snow White, and Prince Charming.  Unfortunately with the TV series ending this season, there has not been enough retail support for this second wave.  However, fans have been asking for more and now here’s your chance to make it happen starting with Rumplestiltskin.
This highly detailed figure stands approximately 6 inch tall with about 14 points of articulation. It will come with the dark one dagger and a BONUS interchangeable Mr. Gold head.  Help us get the Rumple action figure made with your pledge – https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1325463735/abcs-once-upon-a-time-rumplestiltskin-action-figur/
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