“This Moment” Offers New Social Networking

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You’ve had a MySpace page, you’ve got a Facebook account and you Twitter like there was no tomorrow.   But are you ready to leap onto a new band wagon with “This Moment?” The site (found at www.thismoment.com) is a new social networking site that has just gone public.    Site creator Vince Broady says the site […]

“Fringe” Adds New Cast Member

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The cast of “Fringe” is growing. According to the Hollywood Reporter, actress Meghan Markle will join the series for its second season.  Markle will play “attractive, brash and quick-witted junior FBI agent,” the trade paper reports. Markle’s role on the show will be a recurring one. The actress previously features in a recurring role on […]

Campbell Opts Out of “Scream”

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Actress Neve Campbell was invited to be part of the upcoming proposed “Scream” reboot/relaunch.  The actress has declined the invitation. “Trying to figure out a Sid-less scenario. She won’t do it. This sucks,” writer Kevin Williamson Twittered over the weekend. Details of the upcoming movie are being kept under wraps, but as we reported on […]

Yeoman Rand Could Appear in “Trek” Sequel

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In reviewing the classic series as they get ready to work on the script for the next “Star Trek” installment, Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman have said they may want to include one recurring character from the first season of “Star Trek.” And no, we’re not talking about Kevin Reilly. Orci and Kurtzman tell io9 […]

Low Ratings for “Merlin”

The preliminary numbers are in for Sunday night’s debut of “Merlin” and they’re not great. The American premiere of the British import debuted to a 1.3 rating/4 share in adults 18-49 and 5.3 million viewers overall from 8:09 to 10:09 p.m. The show started almost ten minutes late due to an overrun of golf coverage […]

Fuller Exits “Heroes”

Well, that didn’t last long. Entertainment Weekly’s Michael Ausiello reports that Bryan Fuller has left the production staff of “Heroes.” For those keeping track at home, this is the second time Fuller has left the production team. The first time, he created and produced ABC’s “Pushing Daisies.” After the series was canceled, Fuller came back […]

Mayberry Talks “Patient Zero”

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While researching the non-fiction, zombie-myth debunking book, “Zombie CSU: The Forensics of the Living Dead” writer Jonathan Maberry says he discovered something interesting. “My intention had been to use science to (gently) knock down the backstory to most zombie movies and books,” Maberry told Tor.com. “However during the research I discovered that there was a […]

Burnett Discusses Writing “Green Lantern”

After writing for the animted versions of D.C. Universe heavy-weights Batman and Superman, writer Alan Burnett tells SciFi Wire that he “couldn’t turn down the opportunity” to bring another D.C. heavy-hitter to animated life.   Burnett is the writer of the upcoming direct-to-home-theater animated release of “Green Lantern: First Flight.” “I always thought that Green Lantern […]

Fox Addresses Lara Croft Rumors

Actress Megan Fox denied that she’s signed on to play video-game icon Lara Croft in the upcoming proposed “Tomb Raider” reboot. While doing promotion for this week’s debut of “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen,” Fox denied that she’s been cast as the new generation of Lara Croft and that she’d take over the role originally […]

Bay To Move On From “Transformers”

Michael Bay is apparently tired of critics using his action-heavy films as a punching bag. “It’s easy to go shoot an art movie in a winery in the South of France. But people have no idea how hard it is to create something like Transformers,” the director told WENN.  “They (the critics) review me before […]