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3 Things That "The Grudge" Actually Did Right

3 Things That "The Grudge" Actually Did Right

The Grudge has finally made its way into theaters, and audiences have been extremely vocal about their polarizing feelings on its return. The new sequel-ish adaptation attempts to walk a fine line between acknowledging and respecting its predecessors in addition to making it more modern horror — but it offers its best moments when utilizing […]

"The Grudge': Have Some Terror With Your Coffee, New Red Band Trailer

"The Grudge': Have Some Terror With Your Coffee, New Red Band Trailer

The Grudge reimagining hits theaters on January 3rd, and there is a new red band trailer on the interwebs. Lin Shaye is the focal point of the trailer, which is more like an extended clip form the film. Watch below as she acts freaky and makes weird noises before debuting a laugh that will stay […]

"Cowboy Bebop": John Cho Injured On-Set; Netflix Suspends Production 7-9 Months

Less than two weeks after Netflix's live-action Cowboy Bebop offered fans a look behind-the-scenes on the start of production, the series is set to go on a 7-9 month hiatus following a knee injury sustained by lead John Cho (Spike Spiegel). The incident took place during the last take of what was described as a […]

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"Cowboy Bebop": Netflix's BTS Look Comes to You in… CORGI-VISION! [VIDEO]

Netflix's live-action Cowboy Bebop is offering fans a look behind-the-scenes on the production – but if you're thinking it's our very own Spike Spiegel, John Cho, then you're not thinking big enough. Or small enough. As you're about to see, it really does depend on your sense of perspective. Don't get us wrong: you're about […]

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"Cowboy Bebop": Netflix Casts Elena Satine in Live-Action Adaptation

Netflix's live-action Cowboy Bebop added another key role, casting Elena Satine (Revenge, The Gifted) as Julia – a mysterious woman from main character Spike Spiegel's (John Cho) past. Based on the 1998-1999 anime of the same name created by Shinchiro Watanabe, the live-action series describes Julia as a sultry beauty with a voice to die […]

'The Twilight Zone': CBS All Access Books Season 2 Travel Through Another Dimension

CBS All Access is booking another journey into Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg's The Twilight Zone, officially renewing the anthology series for a second season after a record-setting premiere and strong positive reaction from critics and viewers. "Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg's reimagining of The Twilight Zone is off to an amazing start on CBS […]

'Cowboy Bebop': Did Live-Action Series Producers Forget Faye Valentine was Chinese?

Netflix announced the main cast of their live-action remake of Cowboy Bebop on Thursday, and many sites and pundits sighed with relief that they didn't "whitewash" the whole cast, going for diverse and color-blind choices: John Cho playing Spike Spiegel, Mustafar Shakir playing Jet, Daniella Pineda playing Faye Valentine, and Alex Russell playing Spike's friend-turned-nemesis […]

Live-Action 'Cowboy Bebop' Series to Star John Cho

Live-Action 'Cowboy Bebop' Series to Star John Cho

We are THRILLED to report that Netflix's upcoming live-action adaptation of beloved anime Cowboy Bebop will star John Cho as Spike Spiegel. Netflix has already ordered 10 episodes. According to The Hollywood Reporter: "the jazz-inspired, genre-bending story of a rag-tag crew of bounty hunters on the run from their pasts, as they hunt down the solar system's […]

Watch 'The Twilight Zone' Season 1 Premiere "The Comedian" for Free! [VIDEO]

What better way to celebrate the April 1 premiere of CBS All Access' The Twilight Zone reboot than with a chance to watch Kumail Nanjiani in the series' pilot episode "The Comedian" – for free! The episode debuted on April 1 (along with with Adam Scott starrer "Nightmare at 30,000 Feet"), with new episodes set […]

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'Twilight Zone': Jordan Peele Gives us Chills With New Teaser

We are about two weeks away from Jordan Peele's Twilight Zone reimagining and I for one cannot wait. Chills ran down my spine today when the official TZ Twitter posted this short teaser clip today with Peele providing an invitation and a warning over a familiar musical cue. Check it out below: Join us, won't […]

John Cho Comments on Status of 'Star Trek 4'

We're still waiting on OFFICIAL confirmation from Paramount Pictures or JJ Abrams' Bad Robot team on the reported shelving of Star Trek 4 after that buried report. The bad news is it seems likely to be true, especially when you take into account what nuSulu actor John Cho said on the red carpet just this week. In […]

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5 Actors Who Could Play Marvel Studios Hero Shang-Chi

The announcement that Marvel Studios is searching for an Asian or Asian-American to direct Shang-Chi, a Chinese superhero film begs us to ask- who will play him? This isn't surprising considering the success of Black Panther, which grossed over a billion dollars at the box office globally. As Black Panther integrated African culture, mythology and […]

Twilight Zone Reboot Adds John Cho, Allison Tolman and Jacob Tremblay

Twilight Zone is coming to CBS All Access some time in the near future from producer Jordan Peele and his Monkeypaw Productions team. Today, they have added three new names to the cast, with Searching's John Cho, Fargo's Allison Tolman, and The Predator's Jacob Tremblay all signing on. They will appear in the episode "The […]

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The Exorcist Season 2: Following The Demons To The Pacific Northwest

We're a week away from the return of the Fox series The Exorcist and the network has released two very creepy stills and a first look trailer for Season 2. The new season moves on from the busy urban area of Chicago to a more rural, tree-line space in the Pacific Northwest as Father Tomas […]

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Fox Sets 'X-Files' Sneak Peek, 'Orville' Screening, And More For NYCC 2017

With about a month to go before one of the largest pop culture conventions in the country opens its doors for its 12th year, fans are clamoring to know which of their favorite television shows will be making the pilgrimage to New York Comic Con 2017 (NYCC 2017) this year. Fox is one of the […]

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Star Trek's John Cho Joins Season 2 Of The Exorcist

John Cho, who may be best known from Harold and Kumar or the rebooted Star Trek franchise, is joining the second season of Fox's series The Exorcist. Season 2 of the horror series sees Father Tomas Ortega (Alfonso Herrera) and now defrocked Marcus Keane (Ben Daniels) on a road trip looking for evil. They are […]

John Cho On Star Trek Beyond's Deleted Sulu Kiss Scene

According to Star Trek Beyond actor John Cho, a brief scene featuring Sulu kissing his husband was cut from the feature. Cho told Vulture the scene was set in the 23rd century equivalent of an airport with his family awaiting his return. "It was a welcome-home kiss. I'm actually proud of that scene, because it […]

Simon Pegg Responds To George Takei's Remarks About Sulu's LGBT Status

While Star Trek Beyond actor and writer Simon Pegg wanted to honor actor George Takei by revealing his character, Hikaru Sulu, is in fact gay, Takei took issue with the concept. As revealed by The Hollywood Reporter yesterday afternoon, Takei even attempted to dissuade Pegg, director Justin Lin and new Sulu actor John Cho from including […]

George Takei Thinks Sulu Coming Out Is Unfortunate

George Takei is a vocal and respected advocate for the LGBT community, but in an interview with THR, the actor who brought Hikaru Sulu to life for the first time nearly 50 years ago said the announcement that the character would come out as gay in Star Trek Beyond is unfortunate. Takei had approached creator Gene […]

Star Trek Beyond To Reveal Hikaru Sulu As Gay

Star Trek is known for being fairly progressive, but has yet to have a prominent gay character in its fifty year film and television history. In 1996, it was said that Neal McDonough's character in Star Trek: First Contact, Lieutenant Hawk, was intended to be the first gay character in the series, but both producers […]