Rent on Fox Finishes Strong (and Live!) With Injured Star Brennin Hunt and Original Broadway Cast Reunion

Rent Live ended its broadcast Sunday true to its name, switching to a live telecast after a broadcast that consisted mostly of a taped dress rehearsal held Sunday. Injured cast member Brennin Hunt, who broke his foot during the Saturday rehearsal, appeared during the musical’s final scene with his foot — in a cast — propped up […]

Star Wars Darth Vader HUGE shock in original script: This would have changed everything

After 42 years and eight movies, Star Wars is still in the parent trap. While Rey and the fans continue to wonder who her parents really were (surely Kylo Ren was lying?), the whole world and possibly galaxy knows that Luke’s father was Anakin slash Vader. With hindsight, it appeared to be the most masterful sleight […]

Ghostbusters 3 PLOT details surface as original stars Dan Aykroyd and Ernie Hudson respond

It’s been over 30 years since the original team starred in Ghostbusters II. Since then there’s been animated series, video games, a 2016 female-led reboot and Egon star Harold Ramis sadly died. But now original director Ivan Reitman’s son Jason is gearing up to helm a direct sequel to Ghostbusters II, one that will hopefully […]

The original Ghostbusters franchise is getting a new film in 2020

Enlarge / Who ya gonna call? Three of the four original Ghostbusters: Bill Murray, the late Harold Ramis, and Dan Ackroyd. (credit: Columbia Pictures) Fire up your proton packs, people, because there’s going to be another Ghostbusters movie from Sony Pictures, according to Entertainment Weekly. Jason Reitman (Juno, Thank You For Smoking) will direct the […]

The original ‘Legend of Zelda’ has a massive hidden area that one player finally opened, more than 30 years later

Nintendo/YouTube In 1986, the original “Legend of Zelda” arrived on the Nintendo Entertainment System and, subsequently, spawned a decades-long blockbuster franchise. The original game’s open-world environment was massive at the time, and half of that world was hidden from players — it’s known as the “minus world.” One intrepid YouTube creator managed to access to […]

‘Beverly Hills 90210’ Revival With Original Cast Being Shopped Around

Beverly Hills 90210, the hit ’90s show about teenagers being played by 30-year-olds, is coming back. The Beverly Hills 90210 revival is set to feature original cast members Jennie Garth, Tori Spelling, Jason Priestley, Ian Ziering, Brian Austin Green and Gabrielle Carteris, provided a network or streaming service picks it up. The cast is, of course, much […]

Queer as Folk Reboot in the Works at Bravo From Original Series' Creator

Bravo is aiming to introduce a new generation of viewers to Queer as Folk. Russell T. Davies, who created the original British series upon which Showtime’s popular adaptation was based, is executive-producing a reboot of the iconic drama for Bravo, TVLine’s sister publication Variety reports. Described as a “modern take on the original British series […]

Netflix will order original shows from Africa in 2019

Netflix has filmed originals in Africa, but it hasn’t really commissioned originals from Africa. That’s about to change, the company’s Erik Barmack revealed at a conference this week. He promised that Netflix would “definitely” order some shows from Africa in 2019. He didn’t hint at what might be coming in the pipeline, but the service […]

Hulu's Four Weddings and a Funeral Adds Game of Thrones Star in Recast — Plus, Which Original Star Is Back?

Hulu’s wedding plans have changed slightly: The streamer’s upcoming Four Weddings and a Funeral anthology has tapped Game of Thrones‘ Nathalie Emmanuel to play the lead role, replacing previously announced star Jessica Williams, according to our sister site Deadline. Emmanuel will star as Maya, an American who reunites with her friends in London for a […]

Apple inks deal with A24 studio to produce original, feature-length films

Enlarge (credit: Apple) Apple has lined up another partnership to boost its video-content offerings. According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, Apple signed a deal with A24 studio, a New York-based production company responsible for movies, including the 2017 Oscar winner for Best Picture, Moonlight. Details of forthcoming projects haven’t been disclosed, but […]