Posts Tagged ‘Fox’

NYCC 2015 Hosts “Firefly” Reunion Panel

by Peter Paltridgeon October 10, 2015
One of the highights of this year’s New York Comic-Con was the long-awaited reunion of the crew of the Serenity, AKA the cast of “Firefly,” for a special panel. Variety reported that Nathan Fillion (Captain Mal Reynolds), Alan Tudyk (Hoban Washburne), Gina Torres (Zoë Washburne) and Jewel Staite (Kaylee Frye) all made it (Staite was […]

Lucifer Adds Kevin Rankin

by Alex Beanon October 5, 2015
The cast of the upcoming Fox television drama series “Lucifer” has added Kevin Rankin [“Breaking Bad”] in the role of Malcolm Graham, a LAPD detective. “Lucifer” is based on the Vertigo comic book series where the “Lord of Hell” gets bored with the underworld and decides to pay the City of Angels a visit for […]


Fantastic Four Movie Analyzed By Conan

by Peter Paltridgeon August 12, 2015
At this point, you have to wonder if the Fantastic Four are just cursed in Hollywood. They’ve been handed four stinkers in a row while other superheroes have recovered from bad starts and others have launched spectacularly right away. Will the World’s Greatest Comic Magazine ever get a movie worthy of the name? New behind-the-scenes […]

Harry Shearer Signs Back on to “The Simpsons”

by Ed Liuon July 8, 2015
Actor Harry Shearer has signed a new deal to return to The Simpsons for its 27th and 28th seasons, resolving a contract dispute that was rooted in Mr. Shearer’s requirement for “freedom to do other work” in his words. Mr. Shearer voices characters including Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders, Principal Skinner, Rev. Lovejoy, and Kent Brockman, […]


The Simpsons Wants Your Attention Again

by Peter Paltridgeon June 10, 2015
In every news feed I’ve visited this morning, no matter what its focus or theme is, I’ve seen this headline: “HOMER AND MARGE ARE BREAKING UP IN THE NEXT SEASON OF THE SIMPSONS!!!” The actual article within, of course, is safe to point out “but everything will be back to normal in the next episode.” […]

“Simpsons” Producer Al Jean Says Harry Shearer Will Not Be Returning

by Ed Liuon May 14, 2015
A report on CNN Money reports that Harry Shearer will not be returning to the voice cast of The Simpsons for the show’s 27th and 28th seasons, according to longtime Simpsons producer Al Jean. Jean added that, “We do not plan to ‘kill off’ his characters but replace them with the most talented members of […]


X-Men Spinoff The New Mutants Looks To Be Finally Happening

by Alex Beanon May 13, 2015
The X-Men spinoff movie that X-Men fans have been anxiously awaiting – “The New Mutants” – appears to be on its way down the yellow brick road as Fox announced that they had put director Josh Boone [“Fault in our Stars”] on the movie development job. First appearing in 1982, the angst-y teenage New Mutants […]
Fox's Lucifer To Visit This Fall - See The Trailer

Fox’s Lucifer To Visit This Fall – See The Trailer

by Alex Beanon May 12, 2015
Fox has given the green – or should we say, red – light to their new comic book-based series called “Lucifer” whereupon the devil visits Los Angeles and channels the late, great Peter Cook from “Bedazzled”…


Tom Ellis To Play Lucifer

by Alex Beanon February 27, 2015
Actor Tom Ellis [“Rush”] has been tabbed to play the lead role in the Fox pilot, “Lucifer”. Ellis will play the DC comic book character who leaves his underground abode for the sunnier climate of modern-day Los Angeles where he assists the police – sorta – by dishing out punishments to criminals. “Lucifer” is expected […]

Lucifer Emerges On Fox In Los Angeles

by Alex Beanon February 19, 2015
“Lucifer” has been given the green light by Fox to run amok in Los Angeles. The DC comic book character was granted a 60-minute pilot episode to pursue the plot line of the title character leaving his underground abode for the sunnier climate of modern-day Los Angeles where he assists the police – sorta – […]