Salt Lake Comic Con is bringing you the best stories from throughout Geekdom! Today we talk about the first look the adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, 13 Fun Facts about The Simpsons‘ Treehouse of Horror series, and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare‘s awesome new live-action trailer!
Don’t forget to check out our Quick Links, too!
EW has our first look at Pride and Prejudice and Zombies!
Who’s ready to see Elizabeth (Lily James), Lydia (Ellie Bamber), Mary (Millie Brady), Jane (Bella Heathcote), and Kitty Bennet (Suki Waterhouse) take on some “unmentionables?” Burr Steers’ book to film adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is currently in production and EW’s got our very first look at the sisters wielding swords and daggers. The film is expected to hit theaters next year and also stars Lena Headey, Charles Dance, Matt Smith, Douglas Booth, Jack Huston and Sam Riley.
Mental Floss: 13 Facts about The Simpsons‘ Treehouse of Horror!
Recently, The Simpsons presented the 25th installment of their Treehouse of Horror series. Appearing annually around Halloween since the show’s second season in 1990, each holiday special features three scary vignettes that find the residents of Springfield unwittingly living out abnormal and darkly funny original stories from the show’s writers. Because these episodes are non-canon, the writers’ imaginations really get to run wild. Here are some facts you may not have been aware of about the iconic series within the iconic series.
Awesome Live-Action trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare!
Suit up and unleash the raw power of the advanced soldier in the live action trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Directed by Peter Berg (Lone Survivor) and starring Taylor Kitsch (John Carter) and Emily Ratajkowski, fight your way through a series of enemy forces and discover new movements, capabilities and weaponry along the way in this heart-racing journey through 2059 Lagos.
Today’s Quick Links
- J.K. Rowling reveals new Harry Potter story about the villainous Umbridge
- Cracked: The 20 Most Eerily Convincing Paranormal Videos on YouTube
- Time breaks down in new trailer for Assassin’s Creed: Unity, due in stores Nov. 11
- Buzzfeed: 42 Amazing Things You Will Only See at Hello Kitty Con
- Avengers vs. X-Men to return next summer in new Marvel Comics teaser