| May 1, 2012
Washington is full of nerds. I know. I speak nerd, not fluently mind you, at least not anymore. But I certainly know more than a few phrases memorized from a Berlitz nerd-to-English phrase book. I can talk Dungeons & Dragons (both D&D and AD&D). I know...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 11:04 PM
It was relatively easy to convince Hollywood writer/director James Gunn to sign on to his first video game project. All he had to do was watch a short video clip of a game in which a high school cheerleader chops up zombies with a chainsaw.
| Jan 20, 2012
| 8:05 PM
Sesame Street has tackled all sorts of issues and educated children for decades, but now some want the children’s show to start talking about breastfeeding.
In the ‘70s and ‘80s there were a number of segments about breastfeeding on...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Some of the biggest blockbuster movies in the last 10 years are based on books. (That means you, Harry Potter and “The Hunger Games”). But the annual television lineup has always included its share of book adaptations as well, dating back to...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 9:46 PM
SAN DIEGO - The four-day Comic-Con International trade show wrapped up Sunday with costume-clad attendees getting one last chance to get up-close with super stars, a film festival, Christian-themed comics to a celebration of 20 years of "Buffy The Vampire...
| Jul 23, 2012
Some have asked Zoe Kazan why “Ruby Sparks,” a comedy/drama about a male author who considers if and how to change a character he writes and then comes to life as his real girlfriend, doesn’t feature a female writer controlling a man....
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:42 PM
It just doesn't seem right watching Natalie Dormer act in contemporary clothing, let alone with her natural blond hair.
"I do quite a lot contemporary stuff," Dormer told me, laughing, during a phone interview from London, "but the American audience...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:21 AM
The man behind the biggest movie of the year will return for a second round.
"Avengers" writer/director Joss Whedon (also known for cult favorites "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and "Firefly") has signed on for a sequel to the superhero blockbuster, which...
| Aug 16, 2012
Actor David Giuntoli stopped by to talk about his role as detective Nick Burkhardt in the TV show "Grimm."
Classic Grimm's fairy tales come to life like never before in the "dark and imaginative" (Mike Ayers, CNN.com) supernatural series "GRIMM," from...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:50 PM
John Barrowman, Chad Michael Murray and cast members from "Nikita" are among the TV guests who will attend C2E2 April 13-15 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Barrowman, whom "Torchwood" and "Doctor Who" know as Captain Jack Harkness, will sign autographs...
| Dec 9, 2012
Pop star and singing competition judge Britney Spears has bought the Thousand Oaks home of former professional hockey player Russ Courtnall and his wife, actress Paris Vaughan.
The property came on the market in August at $8.5 million and was withdrawn...