Marvel’s Netflix Series to Film in New York City | News |

@Marvel, @Disney, @Netflix, and the City of New York will be tied at the hip for the foreseeable future in production of the ambitious direct-to-streaming series featuring the #Defenders.

Marvel takes  a run at building a TV version of the Avengers by first scripting 13-episode series for @Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist each, and then teaming them up in an 8 part mini-series.

As SONY struggles to milk success and stories out of one character (Spider-Man), Marvel continues to push forward with new and never-seen-before characters on the large and small screens.

Geek: Alex Winter Returns

Since I featured Mr. Reeves in an earlier post, I thought I would feature his most excellent cohort in this post. Alex Winter produced and direected a documentary that I can’t wait to see. This film follows the Napster kids from their infancy to the present day. Mr. Winter has known Mr. Parker and Mr. Fanning since the late ’90s and intended on making the story of the Music Industry versus Napster into a feature film (which probably could still happen). He discussed his personal relationship with the internet with the Nerdist guys in a recent podcast.

Here’s the trailer for his new documentary.