New “EW” Features “Iron Man” Cover


Eager to get your first look at actress Scarlett Johansson as the Black Widow in the upcoming “Iron Man 2″? This week’s Entertainment Weekly features Johansson along with Robert Downey Jr and Mickey Rourke on the cover, promoting the upcoming San Diego Comic Con and next year’s “Iron Man 2.” In the issue, Downey says […]

Adopt A Tribble at Comic-Con


They’re cute, they’re cuddly and they love quadrotritecale.  And you can pick up your very own Tribble from the Paramount booth at the upcoming San Diego Comic Con. The tribbles are being distributed to promote the upcomign release of “Star Trek: The Complete Second Season” on Blu-Ray.  Those who drop by Paramount’s booth can adopt […]

New Game Has a Long Name


A new video-game for the PSP may have one of the longest names ever. Holy Invasion of Privacy, Badman! What Did I Do To Deserve This? (or HIOPBMWDIDTDT) is a port of a popular Japanese game that is making its way to the United States thanks to NIS America. The goal of the game is […]

Dafoe Joins “John Carter of Mars”


Actor Willem Dafoe has starred as Spider-Man’s nemesis the Green Goblin and now he’ll be traveling to Mars in the upcoming “John Carter of Mars.” Dafoe has signed on to play the role of Tars Tarkas, a fierce green Martian warrior, who’s unusual among his savage race for his ability to love. Tars develops an […]

Emmy Nominations Announced

The nominees for the 61st Annual Primetime Emmys were announced this morning and the list included a few surprises. The field for best comedy and best drama was expanded this year, leading some to hope that “Battlestar Galactica” might at least get a nod for its final season to make up for years of being […]

BBC Confirms “Waters of Mars” Airs in November


While we still don’t have the specific date for the airing of the next “Doctor Who” special, “The Water of Mars,” we at least can confirm that it will air in November. The BBC released details of its upcoming fall schedule this week and included a short clip from the episode.  You can see the […]

“Percy Jackson” Trailer Released


The teaser trailer for “Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief” is on-line at Moviefone. The trailer doesn’t reveal much about the story but will give viewers their first look at the title character, played by Logan Lerman. The movie is directed by Christopher Columbus and will open in theaters on Febuary 12, 2010.

Damon, Blunt Cast in “Adjustment Bureau”

Actors Matt Damon and Emily Blunt have been cast in the upcoming adaptation of “Adjustment Bureau” according to the Hollywood Reporter. Based on a short story by Philip K. Dick, “Bureau” follows a smooth-talking congressman played by Damon  whose political future is thrown in doubt by uncontrollable events and the arrival in his life of […]

Radio Yesterday Features Vintage “Trek”


Farpoint Media’s podcast “Radio Yesterday” has the first of two, unique audio offerings from the “Star Trek” universe this week. It’s the “Robot Masters” story from the popular Power Records line of the 1970s.  For those of you unfamiliar with Power Records, the line offered audio adventures for popular movie and comic book characters of […]

Update: Burton Doing “Fine”


Yesterday we brought you news that actor LeVar Burton had been involved in a car accident and taken to the hospital. Today we have good news the actor who played Geordi LaForge on “Star Trek: The Next Generation” as well as hosting the popular series “Reading Rainbow” for years, is doing well and recovering from […]

Chow Leaves “Green Hornet”

After announcing last week that actress Cameron Diaz was considering joining the cast of “The Green Hornet,” now comes news that actor Steven Chow has left the project. Chow was originally set to direct and play Kato in the upcoming film, featuring Seth Rogan in the title role.   Chow bowed out of directing duties but […]