NEWS & GOSSIP

MTV Announces VMA Performer Line-up; Miley Cyrus Host

The performer line-up for the 2015 “MTV Video Music Awards” just got MAJOR. Joining previously announced performer The Weeknd, MTV today unveiled that Pharrell Williams, Demi Lovato, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Tori Kelly, A$AP Rocky and Twenty One Pilots will perform on the LIVE telecast airing this Sunday, August 30 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on […]

AMC Goes Full Zombie With Spinoff ‘Fear the Walking Dead’

Displayed with permission from DuskNews Delayed gratification isn’t a trait commonly associated with zombies. When they’re hungry, they’re hungry right now. It also isn’t a technique employed by most producers of zombie stories. “In the zombie genre, everyone knows the deal by the end of the first reel,” says Dave Erickson. So Erickson admits he’s […]

Listen To Patti Smith’s Tribute Song About the Aqua Teen Series Finale

This Sunday marks the finale of Adult Swim’s longest running show, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, which first aired in 2001. To commemorate the end of an era, Patti Smith composed a beautiful and sad tribute to the fast food-themed characters, Frylock, Master Shake and Meatwad. “I’d never dreamed I’d be in Aqua Teen / 13 […]

‘Big Bang’ Crew Member Sues Over Firing, Alleges Age Discrimination

Join The Fun! Please follow The Mac Wire  on Twitter  and M.A. Cassata  on Facebook.   A crew member on The Big Bang Theory is suing Warner Bros. Television, alleging he was demoted and later fired from the popular sitcom due to his age. The claim, filed on Monday in Superior Court in Los Angeles, alleges that Christopher Klausens “was […]

Jessica Alba: One of America’s Wealthiest Self-Made Women

In 2011, actress Jessica Alba co-founded The Honest Company, which focuses on supplying non-toxic household products to the market. Now in 2015, what started as a small company has turned into an empire, making Alba one ofthe wealthiest women in America. Jessica’s current net worth stands at $340 million, thanks in most part to her […]

Gillian Anderson Shares A New Behind-The-Scenes X-Files Pic

Gillian Anderson has taken to Twitter to share a new behind-the-scenes photo from The X-Files, which sees her and David Duchovny joined by the returning Mitch Pileggi, who plays Mulder and Scully’s boss, A.D. Walter Skinner. The X-Files will return to Fox on January 24th 2016, with the above mentioned stars as well other familiar  faces— William […]

Micky Dolenz: A Little Bit Broadway, A Little Bit Rock & Roll —Live At 54 Below Released

Broadway Records has announced that the newest addition to its Live at 54 BELOW series, “Micky Dolenz: A Little Bit Broadway, A Little Bit Rock & Roll – LIVE at 54 BELOW” will be released on September 25, 2015. The album is now available for pre-order at http://www.broadwayrecords.com/cds/micky-dolenz-a-little-bit-broadway-a-little-bit-rock-n-roll. In early July, Micky Dolenz performed several sold-out evenings at 54 BELOW, […]

Kevin Sorbo Talks Faith-Based Films and Hollywood on Hannity —VIDEO

Kevin Sorbo, best known for his role as Hercules,  recently talked to Hannity about his new film “Gallows Road” and why faith-based movies are routinely ignored by Hollywood, yet so highly praised by fans. His new movie centers around an unthinkable crime that changes the lives of two men forever, “turning one from the light while […]

Yvonne Craig (Batgirl) Was a Pioneer of Female Superheroes

Before Lynda Carter’s Wonder Woman, before Joanna Cameron’s Isis, before Scarlett Johannsson’s Black Widow, Yvonne Craig was a pioneer of female superheroes on screen.  As an actress, she originated the role of Batgirl in the 1960s “Batman” television series. As a trained dancer, she did her own stunts. Craig died this week after a long […]

New Scooby-Doo Animated Movie Set For A 2018 Release

Warner Bros. Pictures is doubling-down on its LEGO cinematic franchise after the critical/commercial success of The LEGO Movie, with a handful of spinoffs films and a sequel (titled, appropriately enough, The LEGO Movie Sequel). Before today, though, the studio only had one non-LEGO animated movie on its official slate of upcoming films (Storks), having instead opted to focus on live-action franchise fare, […]

On The Teen Beat: Nick Jonas Visits Radio Disney

Nick Jonas visited Radio Disney Studios to promote his upcoming single “Levels.” While there, Radio Disney on-air personality Ernie D asked the “Jealous” singer what his secret to happiness is. Jonas shared, “The secret to happiness? Keeping your friends really close and your family really close. Although my brothers and I aren’t making music together […]

On The Teen Beat: Taylor Swift is an “incredible inspiration” to Selena Gomez

The ‘Come and Get It’ hitmaker is thankful for the support and encouragement of her friend and is always open to listening to her advice. Selena said: “If anything Taylor’s just been such an incredible inspiration and she’s just like one of my biggest supporters and I don’t think people know that as much as […]

CW Passed on ‘Supergirl’ Before the Series Landed at CBS

Newcomer TV series “Supergirl” landed not at CW, home to fellow DC Comics series “Arrow” and “The Flash,” but at CBS. Why? Precisely because CW already has those two shows and is adding “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” at midseason, network president Mark Pedowitz told a TV critics’ meeting Tuesday. “I am…

Disney Showcases Live Action Slate With Exciting News Exclusively For Fans At D23 Expo 2015

 Disney, Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm presented their live action film slates this morning at the D23 EXPO 2015 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, Calif. The presentations, which revealed exclusive news and details about the upcoming live action films, were aided by live and video appearances from talent and filmmakers. Walt Disney Studios Chairman […]

Classic Johnny Carson Shows Return to Late-Night TV

Heeeere’s Johnny — again. Tribune Broadcasting’s Antenna TV has acquired the broadcast rights to the library of “The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson” and will start airing them in late night Jan. 1. Antenna TV, a digital multicast broadcast network that specializes in vintage programming, will air the full hour-long “Tonight” episodes at 11 p.m. […]

Superheroes Unite in Marvel Universe Live: Review

Displayed with permission from Toronto Star There’s no stopping the Marvel Comics juggernaut. Currently enjoying unprecedented popularity thanks to a string of successful movies that have so far accounted for a global box office bonanza of $18.6 billion, there’s never been a better time to be a superhero, especially a Marvel one. Disney, owners of […]

Doctor Who Much Anticipated Series 9 Trailer #2—(VIDEO)

Series 9 arrives on the September 19, and it will be spectacular! Join the Doctor (Peter Capaldi) and Clara Oswald (Jenna Coleman) for a brand new exciting  episodes of Doctor Who. Here’s Trailer # if you missed it…  

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ New Behind-The-Scenes Photo Takes Inspiration From Brad Pitt’s ‘Fight Club

By Zulai Serrano  Displayed with permission from iDigital Times A new behind-the-scenes image from X-Men: Apocalypse shows a Four Horseman is entering a fighting ring. Director Bryan Singer shared an image of a fight club set in East Berlin in the movie. The image shows X-Men: Apocalypse actor Ben Hardy as Angel, a young mutant with wings that has […]

‘Fantastic Four’ Fails to Draw Young Fans, Finishes 2nd to ‘Mission’

Displayed with permission from Tribune Content Agency “Fantastic Four” failed to draw young moviegoers and fell short of its opening weekend expectations, debuting in second place behind holdover “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation.” Twentieth Century Fox’s “Four,” which cost $120 million to make, collected an estimated $26.2 million in the U.S. and Canada, a far […]