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“Truth Seekers”: Amazon Busts Nick Frost, Simon Pegg for Comedy-Horror Series

Nick Frost and Simon Pegg are reuniting for Truth Seekers, a horror-comedy television series about paranormal investigators – with Amazon Prime Video landing international rights. Set in the UK, Frost plays Gus: one half of a ghost-hunting duo who team up to uncover and film paranormal sightings across the country. They stake out haunted churches, […]


Why Chris Hemsworth Turned Down 'Star Trek 4'

Why Chris Hemsworth Turned Down ‘Star Trek 4’

When it was announced that the upcoming Star Trek 4 (as in 4th in the Kelvin timeline, the reboot series from JJ Abrams post-Star Trek 09), we were excited. Confused also, because SPOILER Hemsworth’s Captain George Kirk dies in the beginning of 09. But mostly excited, because the heart and capabilities shown by his Starfleet officer before the […]

‘The Boys’: The Deep’s Favorite Thing? The Beautiful Ocean – with Kirei Shoyu Soy Sauce! [VIDEO]

Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys will see its world premiere this week, with cast members Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Antony Starr, Erin Moriarty, Jessie T. Usher, Laz Alonso, Chace Crawford, Karen Fukuhara, and Elisabeth Shue as well as executive producer-showrunner Eric Kripke invading the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival for a special screening and […]


‘Hot Fuzz 2’ Officially Greenlit, Posts Nick Frost

Social media sure has changed the speed and sourcing for entertainment reporting, as made apparent yet again by this update about Hot Fuzz 2 from none other than Nick Frost himself. In an Instagram post from this morning, Frost reveals in a hashtag that the sequel comedy film has been officially greenlit. [UPDATE: Well it *was* as […]

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Mondo Celebrates Edgar Wright’s Cornetto Trilogy With New Posters

Mondo is releasing three new posters today by artist Logan Faerber celebrating the Cornetto Trilogy by director Edgar Wright. Hot Fuzz, Shaun of the Dead, and The World’s End posters will all be available. Each measures 24″X18″ and are limited to only 225 pieces. Each will cost you $45. This is Mondo’s first time working […]

As The Boys Wraps Season 1 Filming, Did Karl Urban Confirm Season 2?

Less then two weeks after executive producer/showrunner Eric Kripke, executive producer Evan Goldberg, and stars Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Karen Fukuhara, Laz Alonso, Antony Star, Chace Crawford, and Erin Moriarty – and surprise guest Simon Pegg – lept tall buildings in a single bound to make it out to New York Comic Con’s (NYCC) Hammerstein […]

Simon Pegg on Amazon’s The Boys (The Bleeding Cool Interview)

With production raging ahead on Amazon Studios‘ adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys, showrunner Eric Kripke, executive producer Evan Goldberg, and stars Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Karen Fukuhara, Laz Alonso, Antony Star, Chace Crawford, and Erin Moriarty descended upon New York Comic Con’s (NYCC) Hammerstein Ballroom to promote the series – […]

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Slaughterhouse Rulez Trailer Reunites Horror-Comedy Duo Simon Pegg and Nick Frost

Slaughterhouse Rulez debuted its trailer this afternoon, reuniting everyone’s favorite horror-comedy duo Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. Previous collaborations between the two include Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, The World’s End (those three form their celebrated Three Flavours Cornetto trilogy), and the underrated sci-fi comedy Paul. Check out the Slaughterhouse Rulez trailer below! Welcome […]


Zachary Quinto Says There Are Apparently (at least) 3 Scripts for ‘Star Trek’ 4

Zachary Quinto recently spoke with Canadian ET (as in Entertainment Tonight Canada, not a Spielberg remake filmed entirely in Vancouver) about the future of a certain little space franchise called Star Trek. Specifically, NuSpock spoke about what could possibly be at least 3 scripts in various stages of development for Star Trek 4 (Kelvin Timeline, or JJVerse). One […]


Simon Pegg And Nick Frost Form Their Own Movie/TV Banner

Nick Frost and Simon Pegg are back and have formed their own TV/movie banner called Stolen Pictures according to Deadline. The first movie the pair will produce under the banner is called Slaughterhouse Rulez. The movie will be directed by Crispian Mills and is based on a script he co-wrote with Henry Fitzherbert Slaughterhouse Rulez […]

‘Mission: Impossible 6’ Begins Production

While we still don’t have an official title director Christopher McQuarrie confirmed that production for Mission: Impossible 6 has begun production. Tom Cruise will star with returning cast members including Simon Pegg, Alec Baldwin, and Rebecca Ferguson (but not Jeremy Renner due to scheduling conflicts likely due to Avengers: Infinity War). The new cast includes […]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For March 28

Welcome to This Day in Pop Culture History, a daily look at important events, birthdays, and other oddities in pop culture! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool, so without further ado, here are some things that have happened on March 28, the 87th day of the year: 1797- The patent […]


On This Day In Pop Culture For February 14

Welcome to Day in History here at Bleeding Cool, where we will be looking at important comics/film/tv/whatever is interesting facts for the date at hand! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool. So, without further ado: Here are some things that have happened on February 14: 1919-  The United Parcel […]

Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One Begins Filming In Birmingham

By Olly MacNamee With its mix of crumbling industrial warehouses and modern sky high tower blocks, Birmingham offers the perfect vista for Steven Spielberg‘s adaption of the novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. This week saw the start of cameras rolling around the streets of Digbeth in the heart of the city’s old industrial […]