| Jul 1, 2014
When South Florida geeks assemble for the pop-culture emporium known as Florida Supercon, they may count among them a brand of nerd more power-hungry than any house in Westeros: the dreaded "Game of Thrones" fan.
"They like to bite, punch and swing...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- Amazon Instant Video in Germany has nabbed rights to action epic "Spartacus" as part of a deal with Starz Digital Media.
The first two seasons, "Blood and Sand" and "Vengeance," as well as the six-part prequel "Gods of the Arena," are now...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Netflix and Disney's Marvel Entertainment announced that Rosario Dawson has joined the cast of "Daredevil," the original series based on the street-hero comic coming to the Internet streaming-video service in 2015.
Dawson, whose credits include "Kids,"...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Premium cable may not hate women, but historically, it also hasn't treated them particularly well -- on either side of the screen. Female viewers might flock to "Game of Thrones" for complex, multifaceted characters like Brienne of Tarth, Margaery...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Not content with two straight NBA championships. LeBron James is spreading his very expansive wings into the world of television.
The Miami Heat forward is teaming up with writer/actor Mike O'Malley, business partner Maverick Carter and Tom Werner,...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 9:30 AM
When Ato Essandoh was offered the role of an African American doctor in Civil War-era New York City for BBC America's "Copper," he almost did a double-take. "My first thing was I had to look it up," he says. "Lots of people didn't really think there could...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW YORK — A dashing young English royal falls for a beautiful commoner, and their love becomes a nationwide sensation that forever alters the face of the monarchy.
No, their names aren't Will and Kate, but rather King Edward IV and Elizabeth...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Filming on the next installment of "The Hunger Games" won't begin for another month, but Paul Holehouse already is assessing the risks.
Holehouse will fly to Atlanta this week to check for asbestos in an old warehouse — one among many sites that...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Filming on the next installment of "The Hunger Games" won't begin for another month, but Paul Holehouse already is assessing the risks. Holehouse will fly to Atlanta this week to check for asbestos in an old warehouse — one among many sites that...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:19 PM
Here's what to watch or skip on TV during the week of Oct. 21 to Oct. 27.
Monday, Oct. 21
CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story
8 p.m. Monday, VH1
The 1990s-era hip-hop trio gets its own biopic starring Chicago area native Keke Palmer.
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| Jan 8, 2014
| 3:18 PM
A year ago, Steven Spielberg was front and center with "Lincoln," a critical and box office success and an awards season mainstay. Since then, the director has taken his time settling on a new project, experiencing a few false starts and leaving his...