We have just learned that Martians have invaded the North Pole and that Santa Claus and several of his workers have been kidnapped. So far there have been no ransom or other demands. Santa Claus Central hasn’t issued a statement yet responding to public concern about the possibility of late Christmas present deliveries.
Based on the Stephen King novel of the same name, Universal and the De Laurentis Company are planning a remake of the 1984 film ‘Firestarter’. Looking to create a more edgy main character and as a potential franchise for next year, ‘Vacancy’ writer Mark L. Smith is penning a new script. The original film starred […]
After five years and two networks (NBC and CBS), ‘Medium’ will air its final episode on Friday 1/21/11. CBS picked up the series last year after NBC canceled it, but the network recently decided not to pick up additional episodes for this season.
Former CBS post-apocalyptic drama television series ‘Jericho’ will now be an ongoing comic book series. IDW Publishing and CBS Consumer Products are teaming up to continue the saga of the fictional town based on the cult favorite television show. Debuting in 2006, CBS’s ‘Jericho’ aired for two seasons and the first three issues of the […]
Based on Seth Grahame-Smith’s (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies) novel of the same name, Australian actor Eric Bana is apparently looking to play the tallest President (6’4″) in American history in director Tim Burton’s film version. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is based on some secret Abraham Lincoln diaries. The premise is that Lincoln’s life was […]
Entertainment Weekly television critic Ken Tucker announced his Top 10 shows for 2010 and ‘Fringe’ was number 2. The only science fiction show to make the list, Tucker said “TV’s most cleverly arranged drama, full of thrills and strained relationships, laughs and nuanced acting. John Noble, Anna Torv, and the deceptively restrained Joshua Jackson should, […]
Another actor was injured Monday during a performance of ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark’. The unidentified actor fell between 10 and 30 feet according to conflicting reports. Equipment also fell into the audience. The actor has been hospitalized in serious condition. This is the fourth injury so far for the production. Actress Natalie Mendoza received […]
Multiplayer hack and slash game ‘Dungeons & Dragons: Daggerdale’ has been announced for the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC by Atari and Bedlam Games. Due in the Spring of 2011, ‘Dungeons & Dragons: Daggerdale’ is playable with up to four players both locally and online. The game is an action-RPG dungeon crawl through the Mines […]
Disney has released the first trailer from the fourth film in the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ series. Here’s an official synopsis for the film: In this action-packed tale of truth, betrayal, youth and demise, Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) crosses paths with a woman from his past (Penelope Cruz), and he’s not sure if it’s […]
The Syfy Channel has recently announced some of its new and returning series for 2011. The new series includes the January 17 premiere of a US version of the British drama ‘Being Human’, the recently green-lit one-hour drama series ‘Alphas’ and the much-anticipated Battlestar prequel pilot movie, ‘Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome’. Returning series includes […]
Marvel Comics’ Editor-In-Chief Joe Quesada has announced the company’s big Summer crossover, ‘Fear Itself’. The action starts in March 2011 with a prologue written by Ed Brubaker with art by Scot Eaton. Set during World War II, the story involves Captain America and the Invaders battling the Red Skull. Deep in the history of the […]
Sony Online Entertainment and DC Comics’ comic book- themed MMO is set to release on January 11th, 2011. DC Universe Online will be available on the PS3 ($59.99) and PC ($49.99). The first 30 days will be free followed by a $15 monthly subscription. A one-time $199 lifetime subscription is also available. DC Universe Online […]
NBC Universal and comic book publisher Dynamite Entertainment have signed an agreement to produce comic books based the hit Syfy Channel series ‘Warehouse 13′. The series, which debuted in July 2009, will return for its third season in the summer 2011. After saving the life of the President, two Secret Service agents find themselves abruptly […]
The Syfy channel has canceled Stargate Universe in the middle of the shows second season. The show’s remaining 10 second-season episodes will air in Spring 2011. Based on the 1994 Movie, Stargate, the franchise spawned three series; Stargate SG-1 (10 seasons), Stargate Atlantis (5 seasons) and the now canceled Stargate Universe (2 seasons) and several […]
Sony Online Entertainment and LucasArts today announced that ‘Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures’, a free-to-play family-friendly online virtual world, is now available for Macintosh Platform users at www.CloneWarsAdventures.com. Clone Wars Adventures is an action-packed browser-based virtual world where fans can live out the thrills and excitement of ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ animated TV series […]