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“The Masked Singer” Season 2 Goes Bigger, Better & Badder [SNEAK PREVIEW]

The Masked Singer Season 2 keeps getting bigger and better. From costumes to guest judges, the surprise smash continues to impress. FOX touts teasers and I lap them up like sweet scoops of ice cream… I don’t want to care this much, but dammit I just can’t help it. I’m ridiculously invested in this silly show and […]

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“The Masked Singer” Season 2 Costumes: Let the Guessing Games Begin! [VIDEO]

As we learned from Season 1 of FOX‘s The Masked Singer, sometimes the costumes are even bigger than the celebrities wearing them – and they also carry some clues about the person inside. As FOX gradually reveals new contestants, we’re eager to start hedging our bets – and the second season is looking to go […]

‘The Masked Singer’ – Our Season 2 Wishlist: Costumes, Celebrity Contestants and Guest Judges

FOX’s enigmatically alluring guilty pleasure The Masked Singer has been an instant hit. Viewers tune-in and find themselves overly invested in a ridiculously entertaining and addictive guessing game. Over-the-top flashy costumes conceal the identities of singing celebrities who drop misleading clues and reveal increasingly telling secrets each week. Bleeding Cool is not ashamed to admit […]


There Are 4 Different Costume Categories in 2018 Emmy Nominations

The 2018 Emmy nominations happened this morning for what will be the 70th Annual awards show celebrating the best in television excellence. There were some new categories this year that haven’t previously been considered, including outstanding voice-over performance, and four different costume categories. This is a smart move on the part of the Television Academy, […]

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Mermaids and More: Creative and Fun Cosplay from Balticon 52

This past Memorial Day Weekend, Balticon 52 came and went. For four fun-filled days, the Renaissance hotel in Downtown Baltimore was packed full of fans of sci-fi, literature, science, and of course cosplayers. The panels ranged in diversity, and the guests were just as unique and interesting. The cosplay scene in the halls this year […]

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32 Cosplay Shots from Big Apple Comic Con

Bleeding Cool contributor Jason Borelli had his camera with him when he recently attended Big Apple Comic Con. While the calendar said “April,” the weather on that Saturday suggested more of an early summer vibe, giving cosplayers a warm atmosphere to show off and pose for pictures in front of Penn Station, across the street […]

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‘Knightfall’ Star Tom Cullen Talks Crusaders and History

History Channel sure has been branching out into scripted drama territory. What once started with Vikings continues with Seal Team Six and the newest series, Knightfall. The first episode of the series centers around the fall of the Templar’s last stronghold city in the Holy Land Acre, where the Holy Grail is lost during an attack and subsequent retreat. […]

How David S. Pumpkins Became A Modern SNL Classic

It’s been a year to the day since David S. Pumpkins first appeared on Saturday Night Live and became truly his own thing.  The “Haunted Elevator” skit was written by Bobby Moynihan, Mikey Day, and Streeter Seidell for inclusion during s42e4 of the NBC series which Tom Hanks hosted. The sketch has since become a fan favorite for […]

Whoops, Man Mansplains Indiana Jones Costumes To The Designer

Social media has been amazing for the level of connection audiences can have with creators.  But also social media has been the worst possible thing for connecting certain audience members with creators.  There isn’t a day that goes by where someone protected by the anonymity of facebook or twitter decides to rip something a part, […]

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‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Premiere: One Trek Fan’s Experience

This fabulous account of the Star Trek: Discovery premiere event in Los Angeles comes to us from our friend Robin Casares, TheLadyNightshayde.) Star Trek fans are both terribly excited and nervous for this week’s premiere of the new series, Star Trek: Discovery from CBS. Earlier this week, fans were invited to attend the special “blue carpet” premiere […]

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An Official Ms. Marvel Costume Is Now Available At The Disney Store

The Disney Store is providing a brand new superhero costume in the run up to Halloween – the store now has a complete and remarkably comics accurate Ms. Marvel costume available for fans of the popular Marvel superhero. Based on the Kamala Khan iteration of the character, the Ms. Marvel costume will include mask, scarf-style […]

36 Photos From The Star Trek: Discovery Exhibit At San Diego Comic-Con

It’s a good year to be a science-fiction fan, what with Star Trek: Discovery hitting CBS All-Access, FOX’s The Orville, and SyFy reuniting ALL of Ron Moore’s Battlestar Galactica happening this fall.  What a time to be alive, right? And yet — it seems impossible to please Star Trek fans.  Even with the countless positive press flowing from […]

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UK Cosplay From The London Film And Comic Con

The last couple of days of London Film and Comic Con at the London Olympia were manic, with a huge amount of people in on Saturday and a surprisingly busy Sunday, too. We visited with comic creators, catching some great panels (including our own Rich Johnston on a panel alongside Kevin Smith). In between places, […]

Otakon: A Look Back At One Of America’s Biggest Anime Cons

Otakon has been a part of my life since 1999. I watched the con grow, and grow, and eventually outgrow the Baltimore Convention Center and spill over into other local hotels. But the con wouldn’t stop growing; as of this year, it’s moving to the Walter E. Convention Center right in the middle of Washington, […]

Cosplay Roundup From Star Wars Celebration

  Star Wars Celebration Orlando has come to a close and it’s been a heck of an experience. If you’ve kept up with our coverage over the weekend you’ll know that our crew has been beating the bushes (and standing in lines) to bring you some of the breaking happenings throughout. As with most pop-culture conventions […]

Clowns Are Creepy – Monster Mania 2017 in Cherry Hill, NJ

I love horror movie conventions. The Universal Monster Movies hold a very special place in my heart, but I’m also a fan of Japanese horror films and Troma Films (stay tuned for more Troma news with Barzinga soon!). So it’s no surprise that I try to go to as many horror cons as possible. I […]