TVLine Items: Star Adds Rising Star, Heroes Creator's New Series and More

There’s a new power player making music on Star: The Fox drama has added telenovela vet William Levy as a series regular for Season 3, our sister site Deadline reports. The actor will play Mateo Ferrera, the first-generation son of immigrant parents who makes and breaks his own rules as a rich, driven media mogul. The character […]

Graveyard Keeper Adds a Darkly Humorous Twist To The Village Simulator Genre

At a glance, you might confuse Graveyard Keeper with similar games like Stardew Valley and others. That’s part of the game’s charm though; in many ways, Graveyard Keeper relies on the familiarity with the elements of those games to makes its morbid twist of said elements work. Because in this simulator/RPG, you aren’t lovingly tending […]

This Is Us Adds Will & Grace Alum as Jack's Brother in Season 3

Michael Angarano is going from playing one Jack’s son to another Jack’s brother. RELATEDThis Is Us Season 3 Plans to Delve Into Beth and Toby’s Pasts Angarano can currently be seen on Showtime’s I’m Dying Up Here, which wrapped its second season last month. This Is Us returns with new episodes on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at […]

Twitch nixes Communities, adds tags to improve content discovery

Video game streaming service Twitch launched Communities in February of last year. These were ostensibly hub page for specific games or topics that members could create to help people find content. Now the company will shut these pages down mid-September in favor of a new tagging system. Twitch will also add 10 new categories for […]

TVLine Items: Bosch Adds Chris Vance, General Hospital Recast and More

Bosch is putting the Transporter in charge of its drug dealings: The Amazon drama has cast Chris Vance — who starred in the small-screen Transporter series — to recur during Season 5 as Dalton Walsh, the big boss of the opioid ring, our sister site Deadline reports. PHOTOSGrey’s Anatomy Doc to General Hospital * Apple has given a […]

Vertical video sheds its black bars on YouTube, Android app adds dark mode

The YouTube desktop site was designed for 16:9 video, with videos in any other aspect ratio—most commonly 4:3 for old TV material or 9:16 for vertical smartphone video—padded with black bars until they fit the 16:9 box. In a change that Google is currently rolling out, those black bars are now being scrapped, and the […]

2019 Lincoln MKZ Adds Tech, Ditches Black Label, Begins Probable Death March

With the future of Ford’s sedans looking rather bleak, Lincoln has made some changes to the MKZ for the 2019 model year. There’s nothing really wrong with the luxury sedan; it’s a solid performer (minus the recalls) and has become rather handsome since its 2017 facelift. But it’s too similar to its sibling car, the […]

Supergirl Adds Rhona Mitra to Play DC Villainess Mercy Graves in Season 4

Supergirl will be showing us a little Mercy next season: Rhona Mitra (The Last Ship) is joining the Season 4 cast of The CW’s superhero drama in a season-long recurring role as villainess Mercy Graves, our sister site Deadline is reporting. RELATEDSupergirl Casts TV’s First Transgender Superhero for Season 4 Mitra’s recent roles include TNT’s […]

NBA Live 19 adds women to its create-a-player feature

Electronic Arts’ NBA Live 19 will include women in the create-a-player feature in its career mode. The latest entry in the developer’s basketball franchise will launch on September 7 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. EA introduced the career mode, The One, in NBA Live 18. It enables players to customize their own character and […]

This Is Us Adds Daredevil Actor for Season 3 Arc: Who's Getting Political?

All politics is local — and it sounds like somebody from the This Is Us family will be learning that lesson next season. NBC’s hit drama has added Daredevil veteran Rob Morgan to the Season 3 cast in a recurring role, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Morgan will play Solomon Brown, a city councilman who […]