Category Archives: News

FOX’s Gotham Adds The Riddler

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The Penguin isn’t the only iconic Batman villain getting their origin story told on FOX’s Gotham as casting news has been announced for Edward Nygma – aka The Riddler. EW reports that relative unknown Cory Michael Smith has nabbed the

Stephen Colbert Responds to #CancelColbert Controversy

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Not having been able to respond to the #CancelColbert controversy until last night, Stephen Colbert still brought home the gold with his epic and graceful response (brilliant mea culpa included) to the weekend’s wildfire of desperate news coverage. Walking Dead

The Walking Dead: Tara, Rosita and Gareth Promoted to Series Regulars

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A trio of actors has been bumped up to series regulars for Season 5 of The Walking Dead – Alanna Masterson (Tara), Christian Serratos (Rosita) and new-as-of-the-season-finale Andrew J. West (Gareth).

Michael Chiklis Joins the Cast of Coven for American Horror Story: Freak Show

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It was announced recently at the American Horror Story PaleyFest Q&A session that The Shield‘s Michael Chiklis would be joining the twisted anthology romp next season for Freak Show, along with several notable names from Coven.

David Duchovny Signs on for NBC’s Charles Manson series, Aquarius

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On the heels of the news that Rob Zombie and Bret Easton Ellis developing a Charles Manson miniseries, comes David Duchovny signing on as a lead in NBC’s straight-to-series Aquarius.

ABC Cancels Once Upon a Time in Wonderland, Mind Games

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ABC has pulled the plug on their heavily-hyped Once Upon a Time spinoff and their Christian Slater/Steve Zahn con-man dramedy.

AMC Taps Low Winter Sun’s Dave Erickson for Walking Dead Spin-off

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While we still don’t know any details about the upcoming Walking Dead spinoff story-wise, we now know that AMC has picked Dave Erickson (Sons of Anarchy, Low Winter Sun) to co-write and run the show.

When is Rob Van Dam Returning to the WWE?

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Rob Van Dam – last seen facing then World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio on the Battleground PPV – is headed back to the WWE for another multi-month stint. But when is he schedule to show up?

It’ll Be True Detective vs. Breaking Bad’s Final 8 Episodes at the Emmys

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Contrary to many folks’ expectations, HBO has submitted True Detective to the Emmys for a possible nomination in the Best Drama category, not Best Miniseries. Creating a potential True Detective/Breaking Bad showdown.

‘Untitled Billy Corgan Wrestling Project’ in Development at AMC

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AMC announced their new development slate this afternoon, including new creative endeavors with Chris Carter (The X-Files), Amy Lippman (Masters of Sex), Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg (This is the End) along with an unscripted series about Smashing Pumpkins frontman

Amy Acker Headed to Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

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Many wondered when Whedon-verse player Amy Acker (Angel, Dollhouse) would join Marvel’s movie/TV-verse. Well, the time has finally come, with news breaking about Acker guesting on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. But who is she playing?

24: Live Another Day – New Poster and Full Trailer!

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Here it is. The intense new poster for FOX’s special television event 24: Live Another Day. And with it comes an all-new trailer, featuring Jack Bauer returning to society to stop an assassination after four years living “off the grid.”

Scott Hall to 2014 WWE Hall of Fame…But as Razor Ramon

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It was announced on RAW that Scott Hall is officially being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame – but specifically as his 90s gimmick “Razor Ramon.”

Official Details About Mystery Science Theater 3000′s April Fool’s Return to TV

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Yesterday, the news broke that Mystery Science Theater 3000 – MST3K – would be returning to TV on April 1st for three new episodes on National Geographic. Now let’s see what NatGeo and the boys from RiffTrax have to say

Dave Brockie – aka GWAR’s Oderus Urungus – Dead at 50

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GWAR frontman Dave Brockie – known by his stage name Oderus Urungus – was found dead last night.

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Returning to TV for April Fool’s Day

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The guys behind Mystery Science Theater 3000 and RiffTrax are bringing MST3K back to TV on April 1st to snark on shows for National Geographic.