The Immortal Kevin Fitzpatrick was born and raised in New York City, and that doesn't make sense. Kevin wears many hats, including actor, editor, and writer, but never yellow. The best things in life are Back to the Future, beets, Firefly and The Venture Bros. When not picking apart the minutia of pop culture in film and TV, Kevin can usually be found RIGHT BEHIND YOU.
Glenn Close to Lead Amazon Zombie Comedy ‘Sea Oak’
We knew Amazon wouldn’t stay out of the zombie genre after Zombieland, but adding Glenn Close to lead the next venture is another matter. The Damages and Guardians of the Galaxy star will join Sea Oak, a new half-hour comedy about undead revenge.
Apple Hires Sony TV Execs to Jumpstart Original Programming
We’ve known for years that Apple had some designs on original TV, but early entries like Planet of the Apps or August’s Carpool Karaoke spinoff haven’t made major impact. That may change, as Apple hires some of Sony Pictures Television’s top representatives to spearhead t…
‘Game of Thrones’ Holding Back Season 7 Screenings to Fight Leaks
Game of Thrones understandably kept Season 6 episodes under lock and key, so as to avoid any remote leak of Jon Snow’s fate. Season 7 has nowhere near the immediate cliffhanger to address, but nonetheless won’t take the chance of early screeners, likely ever again.
Adam West, TV’s ‘Batman,’ Dies at 88
We’ve lost one of comic and TV culture’s most enduring favorites, as original Batman star Adam West has passed away. The smooth-voiced star became iconic for his portrayal of the ‘60s Caped Crusader, earning a place in the pop culture pantheon over the decades.
‘Series of Unfortunate Events’ Season 2 Adds Nathan Fillion, Tony Hale
It’s curtains for Count Olaf; lacy, gently-wafting curtains, as Nathan Fillion joins Netflix’s Series of Unfortunate Events for Season 2. Also making an Unforutnate turn are Veep and Arrested Development favorite Tony Hale and more.
‘Archer’ Season 9 Might Not Return to ‘Dreamland’
Few would deny Archer took the creative route of dealing with its incapacitated lead by a trip to Dreamland, but will the ninth, or potentially final season bring us back to real life? According to creator Adam Reed, Season 9 may pick up with yet another new theme.
‘Game of Thrones’ Final Season Officially Set for Six Episodes
HBO bosses never hoped to settle a final Game of Thrones season at fewer episodes than the seventh, but it seems those five new spinoffs loosened their grip. Reports confirm that Game of Thrones Season 8 has officially firmed up its episode order, and The Long Night might be shorter than you think.
‘Doctor Who’ Will Be Missing Missy After Season 10
Doctor Who Season 10 is already building to the major departures of star Peter Capaldi and showrunner Steven Moffat, and it seems we’re adding one more to the list. Missy may be missing in action after this season, as Michelle Gomez reveals her likely exit as well.
‘Game of Thrones’ Author Reveals Fifth Spinoff and More New Details
We can barely handle the anticipation of one new Game of Thrones season, let alone four, but since when does George R.R. Martin do anything small? The notoriously labored writer reveals there’s even a fifth potential spinoff in development, in the process dispelling a few fan-favorite ideas l…
Powers Boothe, Star of ‘Deadwood,’ Dies at 68
A sad day for fans of Powers Boothe, as the revered character actor has apparently passed away. The sinister-voiced star was well-remembered for his role as one of Deadwood’s big bads, as well as appearances in everything from Sin City to Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.