Here's a sentence I never thought I'd type: Elizabeth Banks will play Rita Repulsa in the Power Rangers movie reboot. The official Instagram shared the announcement earlier today, introducing Banks as its villain along with a not-quite-nefarious photo of the actress. Read on for more.
It's time again to rep Cool Japan in this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Pikachu is a seasoned veteran of the annual event. The Pokémon superstar will be marching in the parade along with the other balloons for the 16th consecutive year. Meanwhile the red colored Super Sentai heroes are on their way to carry the Power Rangers banner. Get a look after the jump.
Media news site Collider has reported that, following the 2016 expiration of Saban Brands' partnership with Nickelodeon and Bandai America, streaming service Netflix will be home to the Power Rangers starting in 2017. More on the ninja themed series after the jump.
Hot on the heels of the Black Ranger announcement, the 2017 Power Rangers theatrical reboot has its Blue Ranger. That role goes to RJ Cyler, who is so far the least unknown of the bunch, as he was most recently seen in Me and Earl and the Dying Girl. More after the jump.
It was just a few days ago that Dacre Montgomery was announced as the actor for the Red Ranger role in the upcoming Power Rangers reboot. Next up is the Black Ranger, and the actor leaping into that role is Ludi Lin. More after the jump.
Casting news for the big-screen reboot of Power Rangers started trickling out earlier this month when Naomi Scott (Terra Nova, The Martian) was cast as the Pink Ranger. Now we have another up-and-coming actor joining the mix with the announcement of Dacre Montgomery as the Red Ranger. Hit the jump for more.
After 22 years of bringing Super Sentai tokusatsu to North America, the Power Rangers has hit its 800th episode. This landmark will be Power Rangers Dino Charge episode "Sync or Swim," airing Saturday October 8th on Nickelodeon. Check out a preview clip after the jump.
Shout! Factory has announced that they will be releasing a complete DVD boxed set of Power Rangers: Time Force, a 2001 adaptation of the Super Sentai series Mirai Sentai Timeranger. Hit the jump to learn more.
Publisher BOOM! Studios is teaming up with Saban to deliver new Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers adventures in comic book form. The collaboration kicks off with a set of six double-sided, one-page comics that will be making their debut at July's San Diego Comic-Con. More after the jump.
Last week’s Mayweather-Pacquiao brawl was only an appetizer. The real Fight of the Century has finally arrived in the form of a special effects laden video showcasing an epic throwdown between Street Fighter’s Ryu and the Green Ranger. Watch after the jump!
More teenagers with attitude are coming to North American home video with Shout! Factory's release of Power Rangers: Lightspeed Rescue. Hit the jump to learn more.
I don't know that I love this dark and violent Power Rangers short film by Joseph Kahn (Torque, a bunch of commercials), but I'm glad it exists. It's a really well-made short produced by Adi Shankar (Dredd, The Punisher: Dirty Laundry), starring Dawson's Creek's James Van Der Beek and Battlestar Galactica's Katie Sackhoff, and you can watch it after the jump.
Can you resist the allure of dinosaur-robots with tail slashing attacks, foot stomping action, and epic battle sounds and light FX? Hit the jump to test your mettle.
Professional drummer Chris Cantata shows his burning love for Power Rangers in Space by suiting up in full bright red spandex for a dynamic drum cover of the pulse-pounding TV theme song. Enjoy after the jump!