Friday News Links: 01/02/2013

Welcome to a brand new feature on the much more regularly updated Spoilist. Every Friday we’ll be linking to all the biggest news stories of the week as reported by sites far better than this one. But if there’s no link here, then it’s not worth knowing. Either that or we missed it…

Duncan Jones for Warcraft

Moon director Duncan Jones has signed up to direct the long gestating Warcraft movie for Legendary Pictures. Based on the long running video game franchise, could Jones be the man to finally make a game based movie that pleases both fans and critics?

The Hollywood Reporter

 

New poster for Iron Man 3

Following the unprecedented success of The Avengers, we return to the Marvel Universe with the series that launched it all. If this poster is anything to go by  then things are not going well for Tony following events in New York.

Den of Geek

 

Muppet sequel title revealed

The sequel to The Muppets will be called The Muppets…Again!. Some promotional photos have also been released. Warning, these images contain significant amounts of Ricky Gervais.

SFX

 

Cast revealed for An Adventure in Space and Time

The cast for Doctor Who 50th Anniversary docudrama  An Adventure in Space and Time has been announced and most notably David Bradley will be playing First Doctor actor William Hartnell.

Doctor Who TV

 

X-Men: First Class sequel time frame revealed?

It seems that X-Men: Days of Future Past will be set 10 years after First Class in 1973. Although also expect much of the movie to be set in a post X3 apocalyptic future.

Comic Book Movie

Black Mirror return date announced

Charlie Brooker’s twisted anthology series will return on the 11th of February. That’s it really. You don’t even need to click the link.

Bleeding Cool