WWE Star Paul ‘The Big Show’ Wight to Headline Netflix Family Comedy

RELATED STORIES Netflix has some big news — literally! — for WWE fans. Pro wrestler Paul Wight, better known by his stage name The Big Show, will star in a freshly ordered family comedy series, the streamer announced Tuesday. Appropriately titled The Big Show Show, the half-hour sitcom will focus on a fictionalized version of […]

Solo’s Alden Ehrenreich to Headline Brave New World Adaptation Eyed for NBCUniversal’s Streaming Service

He’s moving from a galaxy far, far away to a Brave New World: Alden Ehrenreich, who played a young Han Solo in Solo: A Star Wars Story, will star in a new series adaptation of the classic Aldous Huxley sci-fi novel, according to our sister site Deadline. RELATED STORIES The adaptation, which was originally developed […]

Super Mario Maker 2, Link’s Awakening remaster headline latest Nintendo Direct

Super Mario Maker 2 seeks to earn that sequel designation via a ton of new features. [credit: Nintendo ] The latest “Nintendo Direct” announcement video came packed with surprises, and none shattered more earth than the big Mario and Zelda games at the video’s beginning and end. As seen in the above gallery, Super Mario […]

Anna Camp to Headline NBC's Untitled Church Choir Comedy Pilot

Anna Camp has snapped up a pitch perfect pilot season gig. The actress-singer has signed on to star in NBC’s currently-untitled, single-camera, church choir-themed comedy pilot (fka All Together Now), TVLine has learned. RELATEDPilot Season 2019: Scoop on This Fall’s (Possible) New Shows, Who’s In Them The potential series — from EPs Lesley Wake Webster […]

New NES controllers headline announcement-filled Nintendo Switch presentation

Nintendo After a delay in light of a Japanese earthquake, Nintendo’s latest Direct video presentation finally went live on Thursday evening, and it included confirmations of long-rumored games and ports for the Nintendo Switch—along with a surprise NES controller pack launching next week. Coming September 18, the same day as the new paid Nintendo Switch […]

Kylie Minogue reveals she would relish 'emotional' Glastonbury 2019 headline set

Minogue, 50, had been due to appear at the final night of the event in 2005 but had to cancel her performance in order to undergo treatment for breast cancer. UK dance music duo Basement Jaxx were eventually drafted in to replace the Australian singer. Minogue later made her debut on the Pyramid stage with […]

Christian Coleman returns to headline Prefontaine Classic

It probably isn't the men's 100-metre rematch many sprint fans were anticipating at historic Hayward Field when the initial entry lists were revealed for the 44th Prefontaine Classic on Saturday (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 4 p.m. ET). Excitement was building for a chance to watch Americans Justin Gatlin, 36, and upstart 22-year-old Christian Coleman blaze down a […]

Leafs legend Dave Keon, Olympic great Alex Despatie headline Canada's Sports Hall of Fame newcomers

A Hockey Hall of Famer, a four-time Grey Cup champion, a two-time Olympic silver medallist and a six-time Paralympian are among this year’s class of eight inductees to Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame. Leading the way is Dave Keon, who had a knack for scoring big goals at big moments and won four Stanley Cups with […]

Ian Somerhalder to Headline Vampire Novel Adaptation V-Wars for Netflix

A little over a year after The Vampire Diaries wrapped its eight-year run, Ian Somerhalder is sinking his teeth into another series about bloodsuckers. RELATED Roswell Reboot: The Vampire Diaries‘ Michael Trevino Joins Pilot Cast Brad Turner (24) will direct and executive-produce, while 1-800-MISSING creators William Laurin and Glenn Davis will serve as showrunners. Let’s block ads! (Why?) […]

Donald Glover to Headline SNL in May

Donald Glover is set to make his Saturday Night Live debut in a big way. The Atlanta star will serve not only as host of the May 5 broadcast, but also as musical guest under the pseudonym Childish Gambino. The announcement was made during Saturday’s John Mulaney-led broadcast. Glover, of course, is no stranger to the Peacock network. […]