Archive for August 3rd, 2012
I missed the original announcement in my email during my 36 hour work day, but the CW announced that Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog, the 2008 musical created for the World Wide Web by Joss Whedon with the help of his brothers Zack and Jed and Jed’s wife, Maurissa Tancharoen, will finally see a television broadcast on October 9th at 9/8c.
Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog was created during the writer’s strike that prevented any television writers from working on programs for the networks, so Joss Whedon enlisted his family to pull together something completely different to be shown online. It starred Neil Patrick Harris as the title character, an aspiring supervillain who is looking for love from Penny (Felicia Day), but is is constantly thwarted in both his villain and love activities by Captain Hammer (Nathan Fillion).
It was originally reported at Comic-Con that the CW would be airing Dr. Horrible, but weren’t ready to announce a date.
Here is the final movie poster for Judge Dredd. I think Karl Urban has the trademark scowl down, no?
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Actor Colin O’Donahue (The Rite, The Clinic) has reportedly been tapped to play the role of Captain James Hook in the upcoming season of Once Upon A Time.
The character of James Hook was one of the big surprises of Comic-Con last month, when creators Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis showed a clip of a pirate-costumed figure breaking in to Mr. Gold’s shop, and takes a familiar hook…
Warehouse 13 star Eddie McClintock must stop the Boogeyman, while Danny Trejo and Charisma Carpenter tackle a deadly ghost, in Syfy’s “Most Dangerous Night on Television” Original Movie premieres in August.
In Boogeyman, premiering Saturday, August 11 at 9PM (ET/PT), a group of young boys inadvertently free the creature from captivity. Going on a rampage, the Boogeyman, whose origin dates back to the time of Genesis, targets an innocent child – whose father is the town Sheriff (McClintock). Boogeyman also stars Emma Samms (General Hospital). The movie is a production of UFO Films.
Just in time for back-to-school, Haunted High, premiering Saturday, August 25 at 9PM (ET/PT), follows a group of teens trapped in their high school by the vengeful ghost of a former principal. Only the grandson of the dead principal holds the key to ending the killing spree terrorizing the school. Haunted High stars Danny Trejo (Machete), Charisma Carpenter (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel) and M.C. Gainey (Justified). The movie is a production of Active Entertainment.