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  1. French Stewarta s Uber Hit & Run & 3 Yr Olda s Smart MouthRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WGN-TV Chicago

    Laurie Metcalf spars with French Stewart in this outrageous, unlikely romance between a deluded community theater actress and the over-educated vocal coach she hires to make her a star. Maile Flanagan rounds out the shenanigans.


  2. Royal Canadian Mint launches galactic series of coinsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Coin World

    Though the Enterprise may have flown under the flag of the United Federation of Planets, it is the Royal Canadian Mint that is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the original Star Trek television series with 11 new coins. under the flag of the United Federation of Planets, it is the Royal Canadian Mint that is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the original Star Trek television series with 11 new coins.


  3. 31 Film and Television Stars Set To Be at Denver Comic Con '16Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | 303 Magazine

    Put down your Twitter accounts, Facebooks and all those other social medias , because you don't have to do your celebrity stalking through a screen anymore - Denver is bringing it right to your backdoor . Denver Comic Con '16 , an organization that prides itself on "bringing together the diverse people and interests of our community regardless of age, race, gender or background" is coming back for another epic, all-inclusive convention and is bringing your favorite actors and actresses with it.


  4. What TV viewers thought of Russell T Davies' Midsummer Night's DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 20:30:01 on 07/03/2016 - Programme Name: A Midsummer Night's Dream - TX: n/a - Episode: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Picture Shows: Titania - BBC - Photographer: Des Willie Last night saw BBC One's big Midsummer Night's Dream re-imagining, from the creative mind of former Doctor Who boss, Russell T Davies. In the run-up to the Bank Holiday airing there was anticipation as to what the Swansea-born writer was going to do with the classic Shakespeare comedy as well as grumblings about a lesbian kiss between Maxine Peake's Titania and Eleanor Matsuura's Hippolyta.


  5. Deep Dive: Dead Star's capital ship invasionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    Game Design Deep Dive is an ongoing Gamasutra series with the goal of shedding light on specific design features or mechanics within a video game, in order to show how seemingly simple, fundamental design decisions aren't really that simple at all. My name's Tom Ivey and I'm the Lead Designer on Dead Star at Armature Studio .


  6. Season 2 of PlayStation Original Series POWERS Premieres TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 |

    Today, May 31, season 2 of POWERS, the PlayStation original series from Sony Pictures Television, premieres on PlayStation Network in the United States and Canada. Co-created by acclaimed Marvel writer Brian Michael Bendis and helmed by showrunner and respected genre writer Remi Aubuchon , POWERS is the first scripted television series to air on Playstation Network.


  7. Russell T Davies defends his bold reinterpretation of A Midsummer Night's DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Radio Times

    Russell T Davies' final ten-minute montage in A Midsummer Night's Dream is the best thing he has ever written according to the man himself. The former Doctor Who showrunner, who penned some of the most memorable moments in the sci-fi series, told that the joyous carnival at the end of his Shakespeare adaptation is his "favourite" example of his work.


  8. tvoverlord 0.9.15Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Python

    2.1 Dependencies 3 How to use ..... 3.0.1 Add new ..... 3.0.2 Show missing ..... 3.0.3 Download ..... 3.0.4 Calendar ..... 3.0.5 History ..... 3.0.6 Info ..... 3.0.7 Search and download non tracked ..... 3.0.8 Providers ..... 3.0.9 Edit db info 4 Configure .. 4.1 Configuration file sections 5 Screenshots 6 Command line 7 A note on pirating [] TV Overlord is a command line tool to download and manage TV shows from newsgroups or bittorent. It will download nzb files or magnet links. TV Overlord keeps track of which shows have been downloaded and what shows are available to download. For each new episode of a tv show you are tracking, you are given a list of possible downloads to choose. If you use a torrent search provider, a magnet link is passed to the default bittorent client. If it is an NZB search, an NZB file is placed in a folder that is configured in ... (more)


  9. New Scotty, Sulu and Uhura Posters for Star Trek BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    Paramount Pictures has released three more Star Trek Beyond character posters featuring Simon Pegg as Scotty, John Cho as Sulu, and Zoe Saldana as Uhura. You can view the posters in the gallery below along with the previously-released character posters! A Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions film, Star Trek Beyond is set to feature the return of Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Simon Pegg, Anton Yelchin and John Cho along with new roles for Idris Elba, Sofia Boutella and Joe Taslim.


  10. What's on TV: Friday, June 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Canberra Times

    Diminutive, often self-deprecating and invariably charming, Michael J. Fox has an infectious presence. He also starred in some good movies, including Doc Hollywood , which has been puzzlingly ignored over the years.


  11. Is Russell T Davies about to do for Shakespeare what he did for Doctor Who?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Radio Times

    It seems fair to say that the bustling Roath Lock Studios in Cardiff is the House that Russell T Davies built. Sure, the Welsh writer departed Doctor Who before its new state-of-the-art home was built in 2011, but it was his revival of the British sci-fi classic that led to its breakout success, international acclaim and, well ability to have massive studios built for it in South Wales.


  12. The hazards of changing historyRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    Suppose we had the power to travel back in time and change history by preventing the death of a key figure, or perhaps, eliminating a troublemaker. But would time sweep on in the same way we anticipated or would it or some other mechanism that runs the universe foil our efforts to make the future better than the one we know? It is a theoretical discussion since we do not have - now at least - any way to check it out.


  13. The Welsh scriptwriter filmed a lot of Shakespeare's comedy at the studios in CardiffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | IcNetwork

    Speaking at Hay Festival on Sunday, Mr Davies - the man who resurrected Doctor Who - said the programme played a big part in his new adaptation of A Midsummer Night's Dream, which airs on Bank Holiday Monday. The brand new adaptation, part of the BBC's celebrations of the Bard's 400th birthday, stars Maxine Peake, who appeared alongside Davies on stage as they spoke to the BBC's Rebecca Jones.


  14. Boss of quirky furniture company set for appearances on BBC showRead the original story

    Sunday | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A company which specialises in selling an eclectic mix of furniture and homeware made out of salvaged materials such as old Jeeps and tractors has caught the imagination of TV producers and attracted celebrity clients.


  15. From Flash to zombies, N.B. costume designer has seen and sewn it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBC News

    A costume designer who has built a name for himself on some the biggest recent television series has returned to New Brunswick with some words of encouragement for students. Keith A. Parent's credits include Battlestar Galactica , Once Upon a Time , and most recently, The Flash , as well as several movies, all made in Vancouver.


  16. Comic con day two packed full of cosplay including Ghostbusters, steam punk and villainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    Fans went all out, dressing up as Catwoman, Ghostbusters and Planet of the Apes as they attended panels with the big TV and film stars attending the event. Tickets were sold out with as many as 135,000 eager fans snapping up their pass to the three-day Bank Holiday weekend event early.


  17. 'Roots': The time was right to 'reimagine' the slavery epic, and the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Myrtle Beach Online

    Almost four decades after its premiere, "Roots" still stands as an elite landmark in TV history. The saga of author Alex Haley tracing his ancestral roots to a young African boy kidnapped and sold into slavery was a phenomenon when it aired on ABC in 1977, gripping a nation with its brutal but ultimately triumphant tale.


  18. Emmy Contender: Patrick Stewart Laughs It Up as Cop-Stomping...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SFGate

    Actor tells TheWrap Emmy Magazine that working on his Starz show is so hilariously fun, "I'll live longer as a result" A version of this story first appeared in the print edition of TheWrap Magazine's Emmy Issue The Race Begins . In a 50-year career as a stage, film and television actor, Patrick Stewart has covered an enormous range, from Shakespearean comedies to dark dramas to his long-running performances as two iconic, noble heroes, Captain Jean-Luc Picard in "Star Trek: The Next Generation" and Charles Xavier in the "X-Men" franchise.


  19. Comic book fans dress up as their favourite characters at London's Comic Con eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | Daily Mail

    I ain't afraid of no ghost! Comic book fans dress up as their favourite characters at day two of famous Comic Con event in London Comic book fans descended on London today as day two of the Comic Con event continued at the Excel Centre Tickets for the glamorous occasion in the capital today had sold out and 135,000 fans are set to attend the event Some of the world's most passionate comic book fans dressed up as a host of famous characters including Ghostbusters and Stormtroopers as the famous Comic Con event continued in east London today. Tickets for the glamorous occasion at the Excel Centre in east London were sold out and as many as 135,000 die-hard enthusiasts are expected to descend on the capital for the three-day event.


  20. Roots': The time was right to - reimagine' the slavery epic, and the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | The Herald Democrat

    'Roots': The time was right to 'reimagine' the slavery epic, and the 1977 producer's son and LeVar Burton signed on 'Roots': The time was right to 'reimagine' the slavery epic, and the 1977 producer's son and LeVar Burton signed on Almost four decades after its premiere, "Roots" still stands as an elite landmark in TV history.