The Week in GeekyNews – May 23, 2015


Welcome to The Week in GeekyNews! Every Saturday we’ll round up the biggest stories featured on GeekyNews during the previous week to catch you up on all the geekiest announcements and happenings in case you missed them. Let’s get started!

Movie News

A special early showing event will give you insider access to Inside Out. An Indiana Jones themed restaurant is opening at Downtown Disney in Walt Disney World.

TV News

It was confirmed Supergirl will fly solo in her first season. The Fear the Walking Dead showrunner unveiled plot details. David Lynch confirmed the Twin Peaks revival is back on at Showtime. Grant Gustin wrote a thank you letter to The Flash fans.


Taye Diggs will take over on Broadway after Darren Criss’ turn in Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Greg Grunberg is coming to Heroes Reborn.

Trailers, Etc

Lots of new trailers this week including The Scorch Trials, Crimson Peak, Pan, Pixels, Cooties, and the upcoming seasons of Scream Queens and Teen Wolf. The newest Lego Dimensions trailer goes Back to the Future. We got a new videos for Jurassic World and a first look at Ogrim from the World of Warcraft movie.

Recaps and Reviews

GeekyNews has you covered with recaps for this week’s season finale episodes of The Flash and Supernatural.

But Wait, There’s More!

See the Harry Potter Funko POP figures’ official glam shots. It was a week for great parodies, with a Hillywood cameo filled Supernatural parody and a Red Nose Day Game of Thrones musical. We responded to Simon Pegg’s comments about genre movies.

That wraps it up for The Week in GeekyNews! Of course we couldn’t include absolutely everything published to the site this week, so there’s plenty more to explore. Check back next Saturday for another whirlwind tour of our biggest stories from throughout the week in geekiness. See you next time!