Scully and Mulder Get Some Back Up on the X-Files

The Truth is still out there, and maybe this time Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) and Fox Mulder (David Duchovney) won’t be completely on their own trying to find it. The television news/gossip site TVLine.com is reporting that everyone’s favorite FBI pairing featuring a redhead and tall brooding man, will be joined for an episode by another redhead and brooding leading man type. Robbie Amell (The Flash, Tomorrow People) and Lauren Ambrose (Six Feet Under, Torchwood:Miracle Day) have been cast as FBI Agents Miller and Einstein, respectively, TVLine  confirmed today.  Agent Miller is described as “smart and smooth”, while Einstein is … Continue reading

Terrific Casting News from Arrow

The Arrow-verse continues to expand. Today Entertainment Weekly reports that Echo Kellum (Ben and Kate) has been cast as Curtis Holt, an employee of Palmer Industries, working with Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards).  Curtis, an inventor/tech genius, will also have a night job.  He’ll be out on the streets fighting crime as Mr. Terrific.  Kellum will make his début in the series’ second episode this fall. Mr. Terrific has a long history in comics, with two men taking up the mantle of “fair play”.  The current Mr. Terrific appearing in DC Comics is Michael Holt, a  self-made multi-millionaire, who happens … Continue reading

Heroes are Reborn at SDCC15

You can never keep a hero down, or Heroes, as the case may be. At Sunday’s panel for the 13 episode miniseries Heroes Reborn,  the 6000+ Hall H crowd got their first look at the sequel series, and they did not leave dissappointed.  Heroes was a huge surprise hit for NBC back in 2006, and ran four seasons, though some fans may say that the show peaked early and grew tired, story-wise.  Show runner Tim Kring wants you all to know, “We’ve had a long rest, a good night’s sleep, and we are ready to save the world again.” The show … Continue reading

Get Your First Look at Vixen from SDCC15

  The CW television network has released a trailer for their upcoming Vixen animated series, which will debut in August on their digital platform, CW Seed. The series is the 2nd of 3 spinoffs from the network’s hit series Arrow, along with The Flash, which begins it’s second season this fall, and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow which will arrive early in 2016.   The trailer (below) was first screen as part of the CW’s presentation at San Diego Comic Con this week.     Actress Megalyn Echikunwoke (The Following,The 4400) plays Mari McCabe, a young woman who gets more than she imagines … Continue reading

First look at the Con Man trailer, from Alan Tyduk and Nathan Fillion

Actors in Sci-fi and fantasy programming can sometimes feel trapped by their past roles.  The thousands of fans who loved their show and characters can sometimes have trouble letting go of the past.  It can be a problem for the actors, too, making them typecasted, not letting them go on to new roles and challenges.   Firefly star Alan Tudyk, along with Nathan Fillion, along with the help of 46,000 fans have created the webseries, Con Man, the story of one such actor, Wray Nerely.  Wray was one of the stars of Spectrum, a short-lived sci-fi show, where he played the … Continue reading