Batwoman Boss Considered ‘Soap Opera’ Recast for ‘Hot Minute,’ Instead Chose ‘Reboot’ With New Character

A Bat-mystery has been solved. Batwoman showrunner Caroline Dries has shed some light on the decision to not recast the role of Kate Kane, in the wake of Ruby Rose abruptly parting ways with the CW series, but instead create “a whole new character” to slip into the cape and cowl for Season 2. As […]

No more ‘hot women’ – FIFA wants fewer images of attractive female fans in stadiums

FIFA’s Head of Sustainability and Diversity Federico Addiechi has urged broadcasters to show less cutaways of beautiful women in the stands as part of efforts to tackle sexism in football. The world football governing body wants to get a more respectful image of female fans attending games as issues of sexual harassment during the World […]

ICE to use thousands of license plate readers on ‘hot list’ targets

Federal immigration agents will soon have access to an automatic camera system that can locate and track vehicles in real time. Civil rights advocates worry the technology will be used against Americans. US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) will be able to track billions of license plates with the help of a third-party vendor that […]

Republican party is ‘toast’ says Az. senator in ‘hot mic’ moment

Published time: 19 Nov, 2017 10:23 Edited time: 19 Nov, 2017 10:34 Arizona Senator Jeff Flake may invite the ire of President Donald Trump after he was caught in a hot mic moment, saying the Republican party is “toast” as it’s become the party of Trump and Roy Moore. Flake was speaking to Republican Mayor […]

It rains sunscreen on this ‘hot Jupiter’ exoplanet

Anyone who can conjure up a way to collect resources from Kepler-13Ab in the far future could become a sunscreen magnate. On the heavenly body, one of the hottest Jupiter-sized exoplanets the mission has ever discovered, titanium oxide falls from the skies. The planet is so close to its host star that, like our moon, […]

More MondoCon Posters Revealed: ‘Goodfellas,’ ‘Justice League,’ ‘Hot Fuzz,’ and More

Last week, we were pleased to debut a few posters that will be for sale at this year’s MondoCon, Mondo’s annual convention dedicated to pop culture art and collectibles. Now, more posters, pins, and soundtracks have been unveiled ahead of the con’s start this weekend, including art and more for Goodfellas, Justice League, Snow White […]

A US-China trade war would send ‘hot commodities’ through the roof

Reuters/Carlos Barria Headlines like this one from the Financial Times a few weeks ago tend to focus the attention… It reads, “Trump set to launch first major trade action targeted at China.” This was the first shot in what will likely be trade war with the world’s second-largest economy – which also happens to be a crucial party […]

A Wall Street analyst’s ‘hot mic’ upstaged Snapchat’s CEO and stole the show (SNAP)

Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Vanity Fair A Wall Street analyst upstaged Snap CEO Evan Spiegel on the company’s Q2 conference call thanks to a classic “hot mic” snafu.  It happened towards the end of Snap’s 60-minute call on Thursday, lending a comedic, and perhaps fitting, finish to the discussion about the business’ underwhelming performance.  Spiegel and Snap exec […]

Justin Lin Will Make an Indie Movie Before ‘Space Jam 2’ and ‘Hot Wheels’

Justin Lin was on a Television Critics Association panel for the new CBS reboot of S.W.A.T., for which he directed the pilot. Afterwards, he spoke with reporters about his feature film projects. He said he will shoot an indie movie in the Spring, and that the studios responsible for the tentpole movies Space Jam 2 and […]

Mondo Reveals New SDCC Prints for ‘Hot Fuzz’, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ & More

San Diego Comic-Con kicks off tomorrow with the traditional preview night, letting thousands roam the show floor in search of the exclusives that they’re desperate to get their hands on. You can bet the line will be long over at the Mondo booth, where the pop culture collectible house always unleashes a slew of items […]