Posts Tagged ‘Fox’
The Simpsons Offers A Timely Take On The 2016 Presidential Race

The Simpsons Offers A Timely Take On The 2016 Presidential Race

by Peter Paltridgeon February 21, 2016
We used to have to wait a full year, at the least, for a show like The Simpsons to comment on a recent political event. Now with digital ink and paint, a battalion of Korean Wacoms, and the ability to beam finished animation back to the Fox lot without the need of a boat, it’s […]

Did You Notice The Deadpool Movie Snuck A Marvel Studios Character In?

by Peter Paltridgeon February 17, 2016
Deadpool is so irreverent, he even laughs at the copyright laws of his overlords. During one of the new movie’s fight scenes, Wade suddenly recognizes one of the henchmen fighting him, and calls him “Bob.” Educated Marvel fans caught the name’s significance immediately: Bob, agent of HYDRA! The evil organization is, of course, solidly owned […]

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Now We’ve Seen Everything: Simpsons Episode To Air Live

by Peter Paltridgeon February 17, 2016
Homer was once told “Very few cartoons are broadcast live. It’s a terrible strain on the animators’ wrists.” Those animators must be going to the gym. This spring the longest-running American cartoon series will make history again when the last three minutes of the May 15th episode will be, technically, broadcast live. How is this […]
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Matt Groening Developing New Animated Series, But It’s Not For Fox

by Peter Paltridgeon January 15, 2016
It’s been 17 years since Matt Groening introduced anything new to his resume. Some fans have wondered if The Simpsons and Futurama were all he would ever make before retiring to a rocking chair on a porch. Today Groening said NO WAY to that presumption by revealing he has finally begun work on his third […]

Deadpool Continues Promo Video Barrage

Deadpool Continues Promo Video Barrage

by Alex Beanon January 5, 2016
Deadpool – or rather, should we say, 20th Century Fox – continues their Deadpool promotional video barrage, this time with a video of Deadpool touting his bachelorhood…

Desert Swarm – Fox Plans A Theme Park In Dubai

by Alex Beanon November 3, 2015
Fox is planning a new theme park to showcase its various animated properties such as [ironically] “Ice Age” and “The Simpsons” as well as its film properties [“Alien” and “Night at the Museum” and “Titanic”] in Dubai. Fox already has a theme park opening in Malaysia in 2017 but the Dubai theme park will exclusively […]


Gotham Has A Mister Freeze – Nathan Darrow

by Alex Beanon October 28, 2015
Fox’s Batman-inspired television drama series, “Gotham”, has a new villain – Mister Freeze – who will be played by Nathan Darrow [“House of Cards”]. Darrow will play the recurring role of Mr. Freeze [aka cryogenics engineer, Victor Fries] on upcoming episodes of the series. Mr. Freeze has been played by Arnold Schwarzenegger in a 1997 […]

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 […]