The pitch is exciting: Oscar winner J.K. Simmons, an amazing actor we’d pay to see in anything, stars in an espionage show that takes place across parallel universes. Boom, done, sign us up, right?
Former Marine Aaron Williamson is a fitness pro whose clientele includes Dwayne Johnson—someone whose physique has played a huge role in his career—and apparently, uh, J.K. Simmons, the 61-year-old Oscar winner who is working out hard for his role as Commissioner Gordon in Zack Snyder’s now-filming Justice League…
The world might have lost its greatest J. Jonah Jameson, but at least it found itself a Commissioner Gordon that can top Gary Oldman: J.K. Simmons has been cast as Jim Gordon in DC and Warner Bros.’ Justice League duology.
The upcoming King Kong prequel, Kong: Skull Island, took a gorilla sized gut punch Wednesday when two of its leading actors, Michael Keaton and JK Simmons, left the project.
Starz has made a deal for Counterpart, a metaphysical show following a lowly UN bureaucrat who discovers that his department has a secret portal to an alternate dimension.
In Marvel's live-action TV projects, Hulk returns to his beginnings, super-spy Mockingbird and Cloak & Dagger get their own shows, and A.K.A. Jessica Jones introduces Luke Cage and Miss Marvel. Plus the animated return of J.K. Simmons's J. Jonah Jameson!