When you hear the name Shonda Rhimes you know that you’re going to be in for a good time. Which is why our ears pricked up about a new take on Romeo and Juliet. Following Rosaline, whom rejected Romeo pre-play as she deals with politics of 16th Century Verona
Another Netflix Marvel offering places the spotlight on Frank Castle, including guest appearances by Karen Page and probably Daredevil this will be the first Marvel show too focus on a villain and will potentially be connected too the Defenders series.
When ex-convict ‘Shadow’ is taken out of prison on early release too attend his wife’s funeral he happens across a man named ‘Wednesday’ whom offers his some work. Things might not be exactly what they seem as they cross America.
The Handmaiden’s Tale
In a future, America is under a totalitarian theocracy, Offred is kept as the concubine too The Commander. Forced into sex-slavery as a way of repopulating the earth, Offred works through the new system and tries to figure out a way too free herself.
A boy wakes twelve years after a coma only things aren’t exactly what they appear too be as he begins to form mysterious abilities and he’s thrown into a conspiracy theory where he learns he can’t trust anyone around him.
How does life work in a world of superheroes when you’re just ordinary? It’s a daily task for Emily Locke an insurance adjuster in a Gotham-city like world. But even worse are the ‘normal’ villains including her new boss Del.
In a single hotel room, five different stories are told and the assorted characters whom pass through it at different times. Room 104 is a look in the vunerable and often strange goings on in mid-size hotels.
Coming this January, a New Oz is rising in the Emerald City. Emerald City takes a dark look at what exactly the origin of the city is in between the Witches and Dorothy. A fantasy Game of Thrones esque look at one of the most well known fantasy landscapes.
A Series of Unfortunate Events
After a less than stellar movie adaptation Lemony Snicket’s “A series of Unfortunate Events” has been given another chance with a Netflix adaptation. The three Baudelaire children have their lives rocked forever when their parents perished (perished means killed) and their wicked uncle tries too get at their inheritance.
The Archie comics are getting a dark twisted TV adaptation with this CW series. Archie’s got a six pack and is juggling the interests of many different girls including one teacher.
Another Marvel comic adaptation but not as you know it. Legion tells the story of David Haller, a man with an outlandish amount of power. Only a different part of his split personality takes over, commanding a different part of his power. Things seem to be on a downwards spiral until he meets a mysterious woman.
Another dark offering by Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn, a reporter leaves a mental hospital and returns too her hometown in order too investigate a gruesome murder. Dark and complicated female characters and plot twists, Sharp Objects is one too note down in your diary.