| Apr 12, 2014
| 6:30 PM
A clear timeline is finally starting to materialize for the growing "Amazing Spider-Man" franchise.
According to Den of Geek, the villain-centered spinoffs "Venom" and "Sinister Six" will be released before "The Amazing Spider-Man 4," which had initially...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
In "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," Peter Parker faces off against a double dose of villains played by Jamie Foxx and Dane DeHaan.
But when the upcoming sequel debuts in theaters abroad (April 16) and in the U.S. (May 2), Spidey will find himself entangled...
| Nov 3, 2013
Glen Berger really loves Julie Taymor, his authorial collaborator on the famously fraught Broadway musical, “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark,” a show that filled Broadway gossip columns for months (it felt like years) with tales of backstage...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:00 AM
If one sign of a happy relationship is that the partners rarely run out of things to talk about, then cancer researchers Stephen Baylin and Feyruz Rassool of Baltimore have been a blessed couple indeed.
In the 13 years they've been married, they've...
| Feb 21, 2014
After eight years of serving as writer and co-executive producer of NBC's "The Office," B.J. Novak — who also played Ryan Howard on the show alongside Steve Carell and John Krasinski — is flexing his creative muscles. In addition to acting...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Young adult sci-fi, superhero action and a classic fairy-tale villain all have an advantage going into the new year: anticipation from social media users.
Research firm Fizziology used social media data to rank the 10 most buzzed-about movies for the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:37 AM
"Song of Spider-Man" is a tell-all memoir about the contentious behind-the-scenes drama that dominated the most expensive show in Broadway history. Written by Glen Berger, who co-wrote the script for the $75-million spectacle, the book provides a juicy...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:15 AM
"Shogun," "The Winds of War," "Game of Thrones" and "Under the Dome" are just a few titles in the library of highly regarded novels that have been adapted for television.
And then there's "The Spoils of Babylon," the sprawling 22-hour miniseries with an...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 11:59 AM
In between the action on the field this Super Bowl Sunday, two superheroes will fight for audience attention. "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" and "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" each have TV spots lined up for the big game, and teasers for both are now...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Marc Webb, director of Sony's "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," was announced as the fourth and final keynote speaker for the South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival. Webb joins producer Jason Blum, "Girls" creator Lena Dunham and YouTube director Casey...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Sony Pictures Entertainment, in association with Marvel Entertainment, is expanding the Spider-Man franchise by turning to villains with "Venom" and "The Sinister Six."
The studio, in an announcement late Thursday night, disclosed that a quintet of...