Disney’s ‘Mary Poppins’ Sequel Gets A Release Date, FX Picks Up Marvel’s ‘Legions,’ And More

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It’s a short week, but it will still seem long without. Celebrate Wednesday with an official Mary Poppins sequel announcement, Legion coming one step closer to your televisions, and a filming start date for the young Han Solo movie.

1. The Mary Poppins sequel that has been long-rumored is confirmed for 2018. Starring Emily Blunt and Lin Manuel-Miranda, the tentative title should definitely be The Poppinsing. [Variety]

2. Spike is naming Julia Roberts the “Women of the Decade”. Do they know it isn’t the end of the decade yet? We’re only halfway through! [Entertainment Weekly]

3. FX ordered a pilot for new superhero show Legion. Noah Hawley will sure be happy not to have to film in three feet of snow for this show. [Marvel]

4. The “Young Han Solo” movie will start filming in 2017. In other words, it will be a while until we get to see Alden Ehrenreich in his Han costume. [Radio Times]

5. Netflix has ordered a 1980’s wrestling series. It comes from the creator of Orange is the New Black, but this time it’s a different type of enclosure the characters will be behind. [Deadline]

6. Watch a 9-minute scene from 10 Cloverfield Lane. That is, if you haven’t seen it already. Which you definitely should have. [Yahoo! Movies]

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