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Heathers Red Band Trailer Offers First Look at Shannen Doherty

With only hours to go before Spike TV has to have its stuff out of the Paramount Network‘s apartment, the newly re-branded network is using the occasion to unveil a new “red band” trailer for Heathers, their new hour-long original series based on the 1988 cult classic film that would jump-start the careers of stars Winona Ryder […]

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Dear Spike: Time to Move On, Bro — It’s Not Her, It’s You

One of the toughest things you have to do as a friend is knowing when to play proper wingman and when you need to lay down The Hammer of Truth. Case in point? Spike TV (“Spike”), who I’ve been bros with for fifteen years now. We knew each other before — mostly because we hung […]

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The Weekly Static S01E07: Scary Pumpkins, A ‘Wild’ Dogg, And More!

Welcome back, my friends, to the show that never ends! The Weekly Static! The Weekly Static! As I’ve mantra’d for the past six episodes, The Weekly Static is my righteously desperate-yet-endearing attempt at finding the lighter side and an interesting perspective on the past week in the land of the networks, cable, streaming, smoke signals, […]

Spike TV/Paramount Network Cancels ‘The Mist’ After One Season

With the box office success of It and the critical success of limited TV series Mr. Mercedes, Stephen King‘s been having a pretty great year…but it hasn’t been without some stumbles along the way (I’m looking at you, domestic box office disappointment The Dark Tower). The newest “stumble” comes from Spike TV, with the cable […]

‘Waco’ Trailer Offers First Look At Taylor Kitsch As Cult Leader Koresh

As the nation approaches the 25th anniversary of the federal siege on cult leader David Koresh‘s Branch Davidian compound that ended in flames and lives lost, the Paramount Network is offering viewers their first extended look at their six-part limited series Waco. The series is set to be executive produced by Weinstein Television, written by […]


‘Demonic’: James Wan’s Long-Awaited Horror Flick To Air On Spike TV

News coming out of Bloody Disgusting: James Wan’s long-idling horror flick, Demonic to finally be released in the U.S…on Spike TV. This flick has been sitting on the shelf for quite some time, having finished production before the summer of 2013. While beloved director Wan is the producer on this film, it does have Captain America and The Purge: Anarchy‘s Frank Grillo and Prisoners and A History […]

The Mist Season 1, Episode 5: The Episode I’ve Been Waiting For

Welcome back, and thanks again for joining me as I take a look at The Mist Episode 5: The Waiting Room! For a little refresher on my thoughts on last week’s episode, you can find that here; and Spike was kind enough to offer up this recap for us: I’m a big fan of both […]

The Mist Season 1 Episode 2 Review: An Episode In Search Of A Purpose

So by the end of the premiere episode of Spike‘s The Mist, Kevin Copeland (Morgan Spector), Adrian Garff (Russell Posner), Mia Lambert (Danica Curcic) and Bryan Hunt (Okezie Morro) have decided to work together to make their way to the mall. Eve Copeland (Alyssa Sutherland) and her daughter Alex Copeland (Gus Birney) are locked in […]

“Reimagining The Mist” A New Behind-The-Scenes Featurette

Two new featurettes for the upcoming adaptation of The Mist were released. One of them introduces us to a character played by Isiah Whitlock, Jr named Gus Bradley. It talks a bit about his character motivations and why he responds to the mist the way he does. The second talks about the difficulty of adapting […]

Final Trailer For ‘The Mist’ Teases Horror And Human Nature

The final trailer for the upcoming adaptation of Stephen King’s The Mist has appeared online and it approaches the horror series from a slightly different angle. While a lot of the previous trailers have focused on the supernatural element this one appears to focus more on the human element. That in moments of panic fellow […]

Stephen King’s The Mist TV Series Gets Its First Trailer

News surfaced several months back that Stephen King’s short story The Mist was going to be made into a live-action TV show. Now, along with additional details, a teaser trailer has been released. In 2007 there was a movie made of The Mist, based off the story in King’s 1980 horror anthology Dark Forces. The […]

Chris Pratt’s Guy Of The Year Acceptance Speech Is Unique

Chris Pratt received the Guy Of The Year award from Spike TV and it was presented to him by his Guardians of the Galaxy co-star Zoe Saldana. Pratt’s acceptance speech is like none you’ve ever heard before as he read off a list of potential sponsors and played to the audience in a very funny […]

Blue Mountain State: The Movie – A Win For Fan/ Producer Collaboration

By Shawn Perry Whether or not you ever cared about the Spike TV Original Series Blue Mountain State, the recent success of its Kickstarter Campaign to fund a movie represents another major step forward in the relationship between fans and producers. So while Veronica Mars may have done it first and Community will likely do […]