It was another busy week for the Shadowhunter Chronicles fandom!
Just in case you missed any of the action–or just want to re-live of all the excitement–check out the round-up of this week’s news in Shadowhunter Talk, a weekly podcast recapping the biggest Shadowhunter Chronicles news of the past week.
ALEC CASTING RUMOR: KEVIN ZEGERS
Just Jared is reporting that Kevin Zegers has been cast as Alec Lightwood in The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.
Cassandra Clare addressed the situation: “…Unfortunately I can’t confirm or deny (and I was hoping to get out of this without sounding like Nixon) at the moment. Hopefully this Dark Suspense will not last too long….”
The report remains a rumor as it has not been confirmed by Clare or the studio. Stay tuned for the official word.
CASSANDRA CLARE CELEBRATES HER BIRTHDAY
Fans and fan sites alike shared kind words about Cassie and what they love about her.
NO CONFIRMED INTERNATIONAL RELEASE DATES SET…YET
International release dates for The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones for the U.K. and Germany were listed on IMDB and another entertainment website, but TMI Source can confirm that no international release dates have been set just yet.
A source at Mister Smith Entertainment said that they will be unveiling international release dates over the next few weeks.
WILL, JEM & MAGNUS ADVANCE IN YA CRUSH TOURNEY
Cassandra Clare’s Shadowhunter Chronicles guys continue to dominate the YA Crush Tourney. Will, Jem and Magnus all advanced to the Elite Eight, the third round, with victories over great competition in Zachary, Four and Finnick.
Unfortunately Jem and Magnus will have to face each other in the next round.
Alec and Simon each have second round matches next Monday.
VOTE TMI & TID FOR TOP 100 BEST YA BOOKS EVER
The preliminary list consists of 235 books or series that fans will get to vote on to help create a Top 100.
SHADOWHUNTERS AND DOWNWORLDERS GETS JANUARY 29, 2013 RELEASE DATE
Earlier this month at Comic-Con International, Smart Pop Books gave out 10 advance copies of the Mortal Instruments anthology, edited by Cassandra Clare, which clocks in at 256 pages.
NEW ‘CLOCKWORK PRINCESS’ SNIPPETS
Clockwork Princess will be released on March 19, 2013.
MOVIE MONDAY: SIMON WALKS IN ON CLARY & JACE
This week’s Movie Monday focused on the scene following The Midnight Flower when Simon catches Clary and Jace kissing in the hallway, as well as the chemistry between Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower and Robert Sheehan in The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.
Several popular fan sites, including TMI Source, sounded off with their expectations.
SPANISH TITLE TREATMENT FOR ‘CITY OF BONES’ REVEALED
Our affiliate The Mortal Instruments News en Español exclusively debuted the official Spanish title treatment for The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones with some help from Aurum Producciones, the Spanish distributor of the film.
Stay tuned for another episode of SHADOWHUNTER TALK and weekly recap next Sunday.