TVLine Items: Martha Plimpton Joins Brockmire, Elite Renewed and More

Brockmire has found a new sober sponsor in Martha Plimpton (The Real O’Neals, Raising Hope), who will recur during Season 3 of the IFC comedy, our sister site Variety reports. Plimpton’s character Shirley is described as a cigarette-smoking, no-nonsense woman who has been sober for eight years. She will show Hank Azaria’s former baseball announcer the harsh realities […]

TVLine Items: NCIS: NOLA Vet Joins Party, David Blue's in Danger and More

TBS’ Search Party has located NCIS: New Orleans alumna Shalita Grant: The actress will recur during Season 3 of the dark comedy, our sister site Deadline reports. In the series about a group of self-absorbed twenty-somethings covering up a murder, Grant will play Cassidy, a superficial law school grad. The lawyer takes on Dory (Alia Shawkat) […]

Infiniti Joins Mazda in the Hybrid-free Zone

While popularity varies among brands, hybrids remain a tough sell in today’s marketplace, despite half of all automaker-produced literature going towards the touting of their environmental cred. Still, few automakers stand apart from the crowd by not offering a green vehicle of some sort, even if it’s a low-volume, rarely-heard-about offering aimed at satisfying the […]

Fantastic Fest Day 4: ‘Suspiria’ Joins the Pantheon of Great Horror Remakes, ‘The Night Comes For Us’ is the Most Violent Action Movie Ever Made, and ‘Deadly Games’ is a Holiday Horror Classic

(Welcome to The Fantastic Fest Diaries, where we will be chronicling every single movie we see at the United States’ largest genre film festival.) Welcome to Fantastic Fest, day four. In this diary entry: one of the best horror remakes ever, the most violent action movie I’ve ever seen, and a long-lost cult classic in the […]

Laurie Holden Joins Proven Innocent Cast as Kelsey Grammer's Wife

Laurie Holden is heading to court… just on TV, though. The former Walking Dead star is joining the cast of the upcoming Fox legal drama Proven Innocent to play the on-screen wife of Kelsey Grammer, our sister site Deadline is reporting. In what’s being called a “significant recurring” role, Holden will play Greta Bellows, the conniving […]

Greyhound joins the modern era with e-tickets on iPhones

Intercity bus service Greyhound might not be the quickest way of getting around, but purchasing tickets is at least a bit faster now thanks to the new (and arguably well overdue) e-ticketing feature on its iOS app. Passengers can buy tickets directly through the app, then simply flash their device at the driver as they […]

Speechless Meets Ben Savage as Sitcom Joins ABC's New TGIF Line-Up

Ben Savage is returning to his TGIF roots by way of ABC’s Speechless, which this fall is moving to Friday nights. In the series’ Season 3 premiere, Savage will guest-star as a real estate agent who crosses paths with Maya, Jimmy and the rest of the DiMeo family as the future of their home hangs […]

Pokemon Go Shiny Growlithe appears, joins Wingull and Moltres Day September rewards

September has only just begun, and fans look set to grab at least four new Shiny Pokemon during the month. Shiny Wingulls are available all across the globe, thanks to the recent Safari Zone event in Japan. And now it looks like Niantic has added a shiny Growlithe to Pokemon Go for this week. It’s […]