Tweets of the Week

Abstract pics from the set of S.H.I.E.L.D , reactions to JJ’s Star Wars and Nathan Fillion goes meta, all in the latest Tweets Of The Week

News doesn’t get bigger than the announcement that JJ Abrams has been hired to Star Wars cool again, and you can see a selection of our favourite reactions below. But here at Tweets of the Week we don’t just follow trends, we set them, which is why we’re getting in early on S.H.I.E.L.D fever and recommending you follow Dollhouse / Dr Horrible writer, sister-in-law of Joss Whedon and S.H.I.E.L.D co-writer/executive producer Maurissa Tancharoen, who has been tweeting a series of abstract images to celebrate the start of filming on the pilot:

Joss in between takes.


This rain has really put a damper on our outdoor musical extravaganza set piece... #SHIELD

#SHIELD takes a village.

The official #SHIELD twitter is @ABC_SHIELD . Got it wrong earlier. What, I've been up since 5am taking random vague pics of the set for you.

So it begins. The "Come up with what this stands for" contest. #SHIELD

The SFX Twitter Stream

#JJABRAMS you are fearless. #STARWARS will only benefit . MAZEL TOV

Congratulations JJ. No pressure. :-)

If JJ Abrams thinks I'll see another STAR WARS movie, he can come down to my tent in front of Grauman's %26 kiss my ass. #firstinline


@BradleyJames Don't know if it was obvious by the way I kept hitting him, but was and still am, beaming with pride for NTA 'Best Actor' Colin Morgan

Very excited to welcome #annapaquin , @ellenpage & @shawnrashmore to #XMen #DaysofFuturePast - thank you @BrettRatner for letting them live!

Wil Wheaton

By the way: Star Trek Catan is the very best #Tabletop version of Catan I've ever played. It's a lot more than Catan in cosplay.

the CEO of Middle Earth Flying School in New Zealand is named Malcolm Reynolds. (via @wwtemby ) Mixing genres. Like.

I miss DeForest Kelley a lot. A real friend and a gentle man. For his memory, LLAP

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The Box.

The Box... opened.

DARK SOULS RT @na_davies : @serafinowicz Got it on disc! its by my foot, whats the best game in the world then ?

Third best game ever!! RT @RyanCartwright : HD #WindWaker remake?! … @serafinowicz look! :)

Uhhh...not all of them. #BadApples RT @SamWitwer Werewolves? Dicks. Just sayin. #BeingHuman

Never before seen moment from #SUPER , an angle cut from the final film.

Dear TV husband @TonyCurran69 this made me think of you. I miss you horribly x

My God of the week is Thor. Hammer-wielding badass in charge of thunder, lightening, oak trees, and protector of mankind. Next week: Shiva

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Jordan Farley

I'm the News Editor at Total Film magazine, running the opening pages of every issue where you can read exclusive interviews and see first-look images from the biggest films. I was previously the Community Editor at sci-fi, fantasy and horror movie bible SFX. You'll find my name on news, reviews, and interviews covering every type of movie, from the latest French arthouse release to the biggest Hollywood blockbuster. My work has also featured in Official PlayStation Magazine and Edge. Outside of my day job, I'm a FromSoft fanatic (proudest achievement: beating Malenia solo) and a TV connoisseur (translation: I'll watch anything).