’24: Legacy’ Producers Talk Potential ‘Intersection’ with Jack Bauer

“24: Legacy” is no reboot, the show’s executive producers insist, and while they’re currently focused on telling a new story with Corey Hawkins’ Eric Carter, they’re not ruling out the possibility of revisiting Jack Bauer or other old favorites in the course of the new series. “This is an expansion of the ’24’ universe, not… Read more »

‘Legend of Tarzan’ Tops Foreign Box Office With $44.7 Million

“The Legend of Tarzan” swung to the top of foreign box office charts over the weekend, propelled by a solid opening in China. The adventure epic led competitors with $44.7 million from 17,500 screens in 61 markets. The big contributor was the Middle Kingdom, where “The Legend of Tarzan” picked up $27.1 million in its… Read more »

Watch 50 Cent Audition For Young Han Solo On Conan

50 CentWhen they were casting the role of young Han Solo for their upcoming Star Wars spin-off movie, directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller saw over 3000 actors before eventually settling on Hail, Caesar! star Alden Ehrenreich. And in a new sketch on Conan, we see a few thespians trying out for the part — Bill … More »

‘Supernatural’ Season 12: Stars Talk Mary’s Return, ‘Back to Basics’ Approach

“Supernatural” is going “back to basics” in Season 12, executive producer Bob Singer promised at Comic-Con – with a focus on family reminiscent of the first two seasons, as Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) must deal with the return of their mother, Mary (Samantha Smith), the escape of Lucifer, and the apparent threat… Read more »

Rick Springfield Joins Cast of ‘Supernatural’ In Devilish New Role

Rick Springfield has been cast as a minion of Lucifer for a multi-episode arc of Supernaturals season 12. The news was announced at the show’s Comic-Con panel in San Diego today.
Exec producer Robert Singer described Springfield’s character as “a rock star who’s a little bit on the down side” and ready for a comeback. The former rocker — the character, not Springfield himself — becomes a “vessel” for Lucifer.
Springfield, who broke through as an actor with American…

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Step Down as Democratic Party Chair

Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz will step down following next week’s Democratic National Convention, she announced on Sunday. “My first priority has always been serving the people of the 23rd district of Florida and I look forward to continuing to do that as their member of Congress for years to come,”Schultz said in a… Read more »

‘24: Legacy’ EP Says “Intersection” With Original Characters Could Happen “Down The Line” – Comic-Con

“It is not a reboot, it is an expansion of the 24 universe; Jack and Chloe are still out there,” 24: Legacy EP Manny Coto said today at the second-to-last presentation in Hall H for Comic-Con 2016. “You never know when those worlds will intersect,” he added, keeping the flame lit that EP Kiefer Sutherland might make an appearance. “There may be an intersection with those other characters down the line,” said EP Evan Katz.

Offering no details about Sutherland or Mary Lynn…

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‘Prison Break’: Fox Unveils New Footage From Series Revival

Fox unveiled new footage from its limited-series revival of “Prison Break” Sunday at Comic-Con. In the previously unreleased clip, Wentworth Miller’s Michael Scofield secures a piece of gum that he claims is critical to getting a new great escape started. During the show’s Comic-Con panel, Miller’s co-star Dominic Purcell said that the idea for reviving… Read more »