NY Times on Oriental DreamWorks and Growing China/Hollywood Partnerships

by Ed Liuon April 6, 2015
The New York Times has taken a look at the growing number of partnerships between Hollywood film studios and Chinese creative companies, paying specific focus on Oriental DreamWorks and its work to make Kung Fu Panda 3 a true international co-production. The article notes how the Chinese market is growing in importance to Hollywood studios, […]
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Sony Picture Acquires “Robotech” License; Plans Live-Action Feature

by Ed Liuon March 26, 2015
Variety reports that Sony Pictures has secured rights to the Robotech franchise, with an eye to moving quickly to a live-action feature film adaptation. The project will be overseen at Sony Pictures by Sony Pictures Entertainment Group President Doug Belgrad, Columbia Pictures Production Chief Michael De Luca, and Sony Pictures Vice President of Creative Production […]

Daredevil Explores Dark Corners In New Trailer

Daredevil Explores Dark Corners In New Trailer

by Alex Beanon March 10, 2015
Marvel’s “Daredevil” has a new trailer with plenty of darkness and moody music to get you either depressed or psyched up for its impending premiere on Netflix on April 10, 2015…
Powers Debuts On Sony PlayStation Network

Powers Debuts On Sony PlayStation Network

by Alex Beanon March 10, 2015
The first original scripted series to debut on Sony’s PlayStation Network has premiered with this week with the first of a 10-episode installment of “Powers” – about a former superhuman who is now a Los Angeles cop fighting other superhumans…


‘Doctor Who’ and ‘The Hobbit’ Star Sylvester McCoy To Appear At MCM London In May

by Grant Whiteon March 3, 2015
MCM Expo have announced that actor Sylvester McCoy will be appearing at their first London Comic Con for 2015, to be held 22nd-24th May. Sylvester is most famous for playing the seventh incarnation of the titular Time Lord of long running science fiction series Doctor Who, the last regular actor to hold the role in the […]
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Leonard Nimoy, Mr. Spock Actor, 1931 – 2015

by Ed Liuon February 27, 2015
Actor Leonard Nimoy passed away on Friday, February 27, 2015, at the age of 83 due to end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Nimoy had been hospitalized earlier in the week due to chest pains. Mr. Nimoy was best known for his role as the logical Vulcan Mr. Spock on the Star Trek television series starting […]


PR: ‘Covert Affairs’ Star Christopher Gorham And Stars Of ‘Sleepy Hollow’ To Attend MCM Birmingham This March

by Grant Whiteon February 23, 2015
MCM BIRMINGHAM COMIC CON – THE NEC – 21-22 MARCH Covert Affairs star Christopher Gorham to infiltrate MCM Birmingham Comic Con There’s nothing undercover about Covert Affairs lead Christopher Gorham’s next mission; the spy drama star will be joining the special guest line-up at next month’s MCM Birmingham Comic Con! California native Gorham plays field […]

Amazon Studios Greenlights Second Seasons of “Tumble Leaf,” “Creative Galaxy”, “Annedroids,” “Gortimer Gibbon’s Life on Normal Street”

by Ed Liuon February 23, 2015
Amazon Studios Greenlights Second Seasons of Original Kids Series Tumble Leaf, Creative Galaxy, Annedroids and Gortimer Gibbon’s Life on Normal Street Growing original kids programming slate also includes Wishenpoof! and recently greenlit series Just Add Magic and The Stinky & Dirty Show Returning series come from accomplished creators Drew Hodges (Saturday Night Live, Community), J.J. […]

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Amazon Studios Forms Kids Thought Leader Board for Childhood Education

by Ed Liuon February 19, 2015
Amazon Studios Forms Kids Thought Leader Board to Bolster Lifelong Creative Learning Amazon Studios has formed its first-ever Amazon Kids Thought Leader Board to further its mission of lifelong creative learning. Assembled under the guidance of Amazon Kids Educational Advisor Dr. Alice Wilder, the council will be comprised of: Maker Media President & CEO Dale […]
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Gary Owens, “Space Ghost” Voice Actor, 1936 – 2015

by Ed Liuon February 13, 2015
Veteran voiceover performer Gary Owens has passed away on February 12, 2015, at the age of 80. A longtime radio and TV announcer, Owens was best known to the general public as the mellifluous baritone for NBC’s Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In. He also coined the “beautiful downtown Burbank” phrase on his KMPC radio show that […]