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Sep 18, 2018 12:40 pm
The First Trailer For Brie Larson's Superhero Adventure Film 'Captain Marvel' Is Here — Watch!
In early September, Brie Larson promised to break the internet with her tease for what became the first reveal of her Captain Marvel costume on the cover of Entertainment Weekly. And while she...
Sep 18, 2018 11:05 am
'Modern Family' Is Supposed To Kill Off A Character In What Sounds Like The Show's Final Season
As Modern Family goes into its 10th and, reportedly, final season, there is apparently at least one significant change on the way, and not one that is likely to please the show's die hard fans. It...
Sep 17, 2018 8:08 pm
Roseanne Barr Reveals How Her Character Will Be Killed Off On 'The Conners'
Ever since John Goodman, in a recent interview with The Times of London, made it clear that the Roseanne Conner character will have died between last season's finale of Roseanne and the premiere of...
Sep 17, 2018 1:56 pm
Vincent D'Onofrio Goes From Hitman To Crime Boss In New TV Series 'Godfather Of Harlem'
Playing men of power is nothing new for Vincent D'Onofrio, who continues to portray Wilson Fisk (aka the Kingpin) on the Marvel Netflix superhero series Daredevil, and the Wizard of Oz himself in...
Sep 17, 2018 9:43 am
Joaquin Phoenix As The Joker — First Photo Released From The Batman Spin-Off Film
As director Todd Phillips' Joker makes recent headlines from who has joined the project or left the project (in both cases it was Alec Baldwin, who was supposed to play Thomas Wayne, the father of...
Sep 16, 2018 8:50 pm
Paul McCartney's New Album, 'Egypt Station', Tops The Billboard Charts — His First Time in 36 Years
The glory days of Beatlemania may have taken place over 50 years ago, yet part of the reason they continue to resonate so much into the 21st Century is that Paul McCartney remains ever-present,...
Sep 14, 2018 11:34 am
Jim Parsons Develops New Sitcom 'The Inn Crowd' Amid News 'The Big Bang Theory' Is Ending
Actor Jim Parsons may have wanted to move beyond The Big Bang Theory given the stunning announcement that he turned down millions of dollars to sign up for Season 13, but his passion for television...
Sep 14, 2018 10:54 am
'Designing Women' Sequel Series In The Works — The Reboot Wave Continues
Everything old is definitely new again — with word that ABC is looking at a reboot sequel series to the 1986 until 1993 groundbreaking TV show, Designing Women. That show's creator, Linda...
Sep 14, 2018 10:00 am
The Making Of 'Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone' — An Oral History (EXCLUSIVE)
The Harry Potter universe continues to expand beyond the seven books written by J.K. Rowling and the eight feature films that they inspired. There's the live sequel to it all, Harry Potter and the...
Sep 13, 2018 1:01 pm
'The Conners' Is Coming! Check Out All The On-Set Cast Photos We've Seen So Far
The singer is Carly Simon, the song is her classic "Anticipation," and it's accompanying glimpses of the Conner family's home, living room, and kitchen, but so far we haven't seen any footage from...
Sep 12, 2018 3:57 pm
Superman No More? Henry Cavill Rumored To Be Out As DC Extended Universe's Man Of Steel
After three times at bat (feels like there should be a Batman joke in there somewhere), word's gotten out that actor Henry Cavill will apparently no longer be playing Superman on the big screen....
Sep 11, 2018 3:27 pm
Olivia Munn Faces 'The Predator' On Screen Friday, But Is Dealing With A Different Controversy Right Now
All Olivia Munn wants to do at the moment is promote her new sci-fi action film The Predator, which is being released into theaters on Friday, Sept. 14. Unfortunatley, she finds herself, instead,...
Sep 11, 2018 12:17 pm
John Ritter Remembered On The 15th Anniversary Of His Death With a Reelz TV Special (EXCLUSIVE)
On a national level, the pain that accompanies 9/11 can't be measured, but for a great many there was the added tragedy, two years later to the day, when actor John Ritter, while rehearsing a...
Sep 10, 2018 5:07 pm
Plenty Of Laughs And Thrills With 'A Simple Favor' Stars Blake Lively And Anna Kendrick
On the surface, there seems to be very little funny about A Simple Favor, the film that brings together Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively. Certainly not the plot, which centers around Stephanie...
Sep 10, 2018 4:38 pm
‘The Wonder Years’ At 30 — Inside The Greatest TV Show About The ‘60s Ever (EXCLUSIVE)
Everyone carries on about how this is the true Golden Age of Television, but many seem to forget that there have been a lot of shows along the way that have played a role in getting us here. One of...
Sep 10, 2018 1:22 pm
The Emmys Make One of Anthony Bourdain's Dreams Come True Three Months After His Death
In the three months since his death back in June, the conversation about Anthony Bourdain has never stopped, and, if anything, the celebration of his memory as a chef and the host of shows such as...
Sep 8, 2018 10:57 am
The Late Bill Daily Shares His Memories Of 'I Dream of Jeannie' and 'The Bob Newhart Show'
Let's face it, the late Bill Daily — who has passed away at the age of 91 — was never a star. Which is not really as rude a statement as it sounds, because Bill had the much tougher job of being...
Sep 7, 2018 5:03 pm
Before We Get To 'The Conners', Check Out John Goodman's New Netflix Drama
You'd think that John Goodman would have had enough drama between everything that went down with Roseanne and its rebirth as The Conners, but apparently he was looking for more and he found it —...
Sep 7, 2018 11:07 am
Reboot Fever Continues To Spread With Freeform Preparing A New Version Of 'Party Of Five'
Reboots, reboots, reboots! Everywhere we turn, it's reboots, though that's not always a bad thing. Sometimes it means we get to catch up with some old friends, like The Conners or Will & Grace,...
Sep 7, 2018 11:06 am
Unfortunately, Burt Reynolds Didn't Get To Shoot His Final Movie With Quentin Tarantino Before His Death
In the last years of his life, the career of the late Burt Reynolds had taken some interesting turns as he moved away from leading man roles and played much more in the way of deeper character...