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Abe Vigoda

Abe Vigoda, Actor 1921-2016

by Dan Collinson January 28, 2016
The Hollywood Reporter reports that actor Abe Vigoda died on Tuesday in his home in New Jersey. He was 94. Vigoda was best known to TV audiences as Detective Sgt. Phil Fish on the 70s sitcom Barney Miller from 1975-1977, and starred in the show’s spin-off, titled Fish, from 1977-1978. His other TV credits include […]
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Cast Confirmed for “Justice League Vs. Teen Titans”

by Dan Collinson January 18, 2016
TVInsider has reported the cast for the next DC Comics Animated Movie Justice League Vs. Teen Titans. In the new film, Robin goes to the Titans after his temper gets the best of him after botching a Justice League mission. The young team goes after Trigon, who threatens to take over the world after he […]

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Pat Harrington Jr., Actor, 1929-2016

by Dan Collinson January 7, 2016
The Hollywood Reporter reported that actor Pat Harrington Jr. died on Wednesday from Alzheimer’s disease. He was 86. Mr. Harrington was best known as building superintendent Dwayne Flo Schneider on One Day at a Time from 1975-1984. He won a Golden Globe as well as an Emmy for his role. He also made appearances on […]
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“The Brady Kids” Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson December 2, 2015
TvShowsOnDVD.com reports that the animated spin-off of The Brady Bunch is finally coming to DVD in The Brady Kids: The Complete Animated Series, which sent the Brady Kids Greg, Peter, Bobby, Marcia, Jan, and Cindy in far out adventures along with their dog Mop Top, the pandas Ping & Pong, and a magic bird named […]

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Marty Ingels, Actor, 1936-2015

by Dan Collinson October 22, 2015
Variety reports that actor and comedian Marty Ingels died Wednesday at Tarzana Medical Center from a massive stroke. He was 79. Ingels once starred in the sitcom I’m Dickens, He’s Fenster in 1962, co-starring Addams Family star John Astin. After the show was cancelled, he made guest appearances on shows like The Dick Van Dyke […]
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“Rowdy” Roddy Piper, Wrestler and Actor, 1954 – 2015

by Dan Collinson August 3, 2015
Variety reports that WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper died on Friday of a heart attack in his home in Hollywood. He was 61. Known as the Hot Rod for his fiery Scottish temper, Piper who was born Roderick Toombs started wrestling in the National Wrestling Alliance in the 1970s and mostly wrestled in […]

Cast Confirmed for "Batman: Bad Blood"

Cast Confirmed for “Batman: Bad Blood”

by Dan Collinson July 27, 2015
TV Insider reports the cast is confirmed for the upcoming DC Comics Animated Movie Batman: Bad Blood. The film deals with the disappearance of Bruce Wayne, and the Bat family coming together to try to save Gotham City from a new gang lead by a new villain, the Heretic. Jason O’Mara, Stuart Allan, Sean Maher, David […]
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“Sin City” Director Set to Direct Live-Action “Jonny Quest” Movie

by Dan Collinson May 27, 2015
Superhero Hype has reported that Robert Rodriguez, director of such films as Sin City, Spy Kids, and Machete, will direct the live-action version of the classic Hanna-Barbera cartoon Jonny Quest for Warner Bros. The film will be based on the cartoon that aired on ABC back in 1964 dealing with Jonny, the son of research scientist […]

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Sam Simon, “Simpsons” Co-Creator, 1955 – 2015

by Dan Collinson March 10, 2015
The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Sam Simon, former writer and producer of The Simpsons, passed away on Sunday after a bout with colon cancer. He was 59. Mr. Simon, along with creator Matt Groening and producer James L. Brooks, helped turn the show into the longest running show on television. He won 9 Emmys for his […]
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“Batman: Arkham Knight” Gets “M for Mature” Rating

by Dan Collinson February 26, 2015
Superhero Hype (Via IGN) reports that the upcoming Batman: Arkham Knight video game will be rated “M” for mature by the Entertainment Software Rating Board or ESRB.  Sefton Hill, founder of Rocksteady Games who created the previous Batman: Arkham games, stated that his company did not write or create the game with a rating in […]