Worthy Could Join “Heroes”


Another “Battlestar Galactica” alum is finding work on a popular Monday night drama. This time it’s actor Rick Worthy who played the Cylon Simon on “Battlestar.”  The Hollywood Reporter reports Worthy is currently negotiating to join “Heroes” next year in a recurring role. Worthy would play a new police partner for series regular Matt Parkman, […]

Rowling Sued Over Plagerism Allegations


The estate of Adrian Jacobs is suing best-selling author J.K. Rowling over claims that the Harry Potter books allegedly copy Jacob’s novel, “Willy The Wizard.” According to the suit, “Willy” follows a child discovering he has magical powers and was published ten years before the first “Harry Potter” book was published and three years before […]

What Would Have Happened Next on “Sarah Connor?”

If “Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles” has survived to a third season, executive producer John Middleston tells SciFi Wire that fans could have looked forward to greater exploration of the implications of John Connor leaping forward into the future. “”If we had gotten a third season, I should say, we definitely would have explored what […]

“The Birds” Not Taking Off


The proposed remake of “The Birds” is proving to be more difficult than producers Brad Fuller and Andrew Form anticipated. One reason is the film is so associated with legendary director Alfred Hitchcock that his shadow literally hangs over every attempt at an update to the script, Fuller told SciFi Wire. Another is the limitation […]

Fuller Talks Season Four of “Heroes”

Promising to go “back to the basics of the characters” and that “everybody has gotten really invested in the show,” producer Bryan Fuller says there will be “a new spirit” for the upcoming fourth season of “Heroes.” Talking to SciFi Wire, Fuller said he believes every volume  “has been valid, and every one has been […]

“G.I. Joe: The Complete Series” Coming to DVD


One of the good things about the upcoming “G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra,” is Joe fans will get a full-series DVD release of the original 1980’s animated series later this summer. “G.I. Joe: The Complete Series” will include all 95 episodes of the animated series on 17 DVDs according to TV Shows on DVD.  The […]

Fox Announces Fall Start Dates


Fox is looking to get a jump on the competition, though not as much of one as they’ve made in recent years. Due to a new baseball postseason sharing contract with cable outlet TBS, Fox won’t have to roll out most of its fall shows as early to build momentum before the annual fall playoffs […]

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen — A Variety Review


With machines that are impressively more lifelike, and characters that are more and more like machines, “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen” takes the franchise to a vastly superior level of artificial intelligence. As for human intelligence, it’s primarily at the service of an enhanced arsenal of special effects, which helmer Michael Bay deploys like a […]

Did “Babylon Five” Ruin Genre Television?


British television writer Jonathan Wright says that genre television’s current fascination with “mytharc” storytelling is ruining the genre.  And he blames “Babylon Five” and its creator J. Michael Stracynski as the biggest culprits behind the decline. In his latest column, Wright says: “Back in the early 1990s, Straczynski, or JMS as fans know him, created […]

Whedon Turns Down “Buffy” Offer

Looks like the proposed “Buffy” reboot will happen without Joss Whedon. Whedon told Entertainment Weekly that when the news broke about a reboot to the 1992 feature film that producers reached out to him. ” I think that’s something better left untouched by me. So, I wish them luck,” Whedon responded. So it looks like […]

“Back to the Future” Wedding Cake


Save the clock tower…slice for your first anniversary. If you’re planning to the tie the knot any time soon, you might want to consider this wedding cake as part of your special day. Based on the square from the “Back to the Future” trilogy, this themed, red-velvet cake is the perfect way to start your […]