Yesterday in the Nerd Verse… May 8th, 2015

Hip, hip, hooray! Rosario Dawson will be coming back to Daredevil AND she could be in more Marvel shows. Source: Deadline

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will star in Dreamworks new sci-fi/action/comedy/cowboy/thriller Alpha Squad Seven. The concept is new, although the themes aren’t. Aw, what the hell, I’m sure we will LOVE this movie. Source: THR

Aaron Paul will star in the indie The Parts You Lose, which will reunite him with Breaking Bad producer Mark Johnson. Paul will play a fugitive who forms a friendship with a little boy who is deaf. Source: The Wrap

Here is James McAvoy’s big bald head. Source: Instagram

Tom Hardy is developing a super-secret DC movie. Proving he really isn’t mad about Suicide SquadSource: Screen Crush

Hateful Eight character portraits are here, and they are making me very excited for the next Tarantino masterpiece. Source: EW

In TV Show renewal/cancelation/pick-up news:

Constantine is done, but we pretty much new that already. Source: Deadline

FOX cancelled The FollowingSource: TV Line 

But FOX did pick up Lucifer and Minority ReportSource: EW

And ABC picked up a remake to John Candy’s Uncle Buck, starring Mike Epps, Nia Long, and James Lesure. Source: EW