Jason Momoa is Conan the Barbarian

After weeks of speculation on who would play the warrior, it is now confirmed that Jason Momoa will be Conan the Barbarian.  Casting had been a struggle for Lionsgate with three actors in the running for the part.  Kellan Lutz (Twilight) and Jared Padelecki (Supernatural) were the other names mentioned …

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Marvel Dreams Of Electric Ants

Marvel and Electric Shepherd Productions are proud to announce that the graphic fiction adaptation of Electric Ant, Philip K Dick’s seminal science fiction short story, arrives in comic shops this April with Philip K Dick’s Electric Ant #1! Acclaimed creators David Mack (Daredevil, Kabuki) and Pascal Alixe (Ultimate X-Men), along with cover artist Paul Pope …

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Imagine Entertainment Produces Gene Roddenberry’s ‘The Questor Tapes’

Roddenberry Productions has entered into a deal with Brian Grazer and Ron Howard’s Imagine Television to develop the Gene Roddenberry pilot “The Questor Tapes.” The announcement was made at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame induction ceremony where Rod Roddenberry accepted the posthumous honor, presented by …

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TNT Explodes With New Series

As part of a continuing strategy to expand its slate of original programming, TNT has given the greenlight to three new original series: a bold alien-invasion series from DreamWorks Television and Steven Spielberg that stars Noah Wyle (ER, TNT’s The Librarian movies); DELTA BLUES (working title), an offbeat series starring …

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Dr Horrible Takes On Penguins of Madagascar (sort of)

Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private face off against the malevolent dolphin, Dr. Blowhole, in The Penguins of Madagascar’s first Nickelodeon special, “Dr. Blowhole’s Revenge.” Neil Patrick Harris (Dr. Horrible’s Sing-a-long Blog, How I Met Your Mother) guest stars in the half-hour special as the penguins’ long-time nemesis out for revenge …

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Pirates 4 to Shoot in Hawaii This Summer

Hawaii governor, Linda Lingle, has issued a press release confirming that Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, the fourth installment of the  Pirates franchise will be shooting on the islands of Kaua’i and O’ahu. The production is expected to generate an estimated $85 million dollars for the state’s economy …

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