‘Star Trek: Discovery’ reveals franchise’s first openly gay character

August 2, 2017

Image: mashable composite: Courtesy of CBS Television Studios; Mike Coppola/ getty Star Trek: Discovery is changing video games in many ways. And the upcoming television show is giving devotees a first look at the franchise’s first openly gay persona: Lt. Stamets. Portrayed by Rent performer Anthony Rapp, Stamets will be the first openly gay character in Star Trek ‘s 51 -year television history, and Entertainment Weekly ‘s latest issue gives…

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Now you can ‘Rep the Realm’ with these stylish ‘Game of Thrones’ pieces

July 27, 2017

Where can I buy that hairdo though?Image: macall b. polay/hbo When you think of Game of Thrones, you can now also think of chic urban streetwear. Starting this week, HBO has partnered with seven designers to release Game of Thrones-inspired designs. Carrots, Billionaire Boys Club, ALIFE, Dee & Ricky, 40s & Shorties, Koio, and V/SUAL will launch limited “micro-collections” of Thrones apparel. SEE ALSO: Everyone’s getting a wardrobe upgrade on…

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What’s coming to (and going from) Netflix in August

July 26, 2017

Netflix has been busy this year, and August is no exception. The streaming monster will add dozens of new television and movie names as well as new original dramas, slapsticks, and comedy specials. The best part? Many are available for download, so you can watch on the go. Here’s what’s coming to Netflix in August. SEE ALSO: I played a ‘Netflix and Chill’ simulator with the guy I Netflix and…

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Corey Stoll: ‘Its foolish to think art can imbue your audience with a particular political view’

July 26, 2017

The House of Cards and Girls star talks about the final season of vampire repugnance The Strain, and what it was like to star in this summers notorious Julius Caesar The fourth and final season of The Strain is kicking off and the third intent, quite literally, with a slam. Were you satisfied with the style they wrapped up the series ? Very much so. Its a challenge to turn…

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TV OD: have we reached Peak Television?

July 25, 2017

Do the high-profile cancellations of The Get Down, Sense8 and Girlboss suggest the telly bubble is about to explode? Have we determined ourselves at the beginning of the end of the Peak TV era? Last-place year, such a question was inconceivable. In 2016 alone, Netflix expended an estimated$ 6bn on 123 original indicates. But this past June, the streaming juggernaut suddenly and shockingly took a hatchet to some of its…

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John Heard obituary

July 25, 2017

US stage and screen actor best known for Cutters Way, Home Alone and Deceived John Heard, who has died aged 71, was an employ, intelligent persona performer in American film, television and theater from the mid-1 970 s onwards. In Big( 1988 ), his slyly funny turning as a resentful executive supported a welcome remedy to the sweetness of a comedy about a son transformed overnight into a man. In…

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From Thor: Ragnarok to Stranger Things 10 things we learned from Comic-Con 2017

July 25, 2017

The annual follower event in San Diego, with its usual mingle of teasers, trailers and talks, dedicated observers leads on what to expect from next years hottest projects Stranger Things season two will ramp up the 80 s nostalgia Poor Will Byers might have been rescued from the dark alternate dimension that is beginning to bleed into the town of Hawkins, Indiana( otherwise known as the Upside Down) in the…

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You can get emotional about ‘Game of Thrones.’ Just know HBO is listening.

July 23, 2017

Image: hbo People went “crazy” over the season seven premiere of HBO’s Game of Thrones. Or so they say. “Crazy” accounted for 8.9 percent of all emotional reactions (ERs) during the first episode, and “crazy” ERs spiked during singer Ed Sheeran’s cameo, driving 4.8 percent of all ERs. SEE ALSO: This GIF is every ‘Game of Thrones’ fan right now What are ERs, and why does any of this matter?…

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We GIF-ed the entire ‘Orange is the New Black’ striptease

July 21, 2017

Warning: This post contains sexy visual spoilers for Orange is the New Black Season 5, episode 4. As one of the first Netflix originals, Orange is the New Black shook up the Tv scenery, and that’s something you can expect the present to do for the rest of its drain( and it’s getting at least two more seasons ). Season 5 broke new ground in a lot of ways, but…

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