R.I.P. Rod Taylor

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R.I.P. Rod Taylor

Sydney-born Australian actor Rod Taylor, best known as the star of George Pal's original film adaptation of "The Time Machine" and Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds," died Wednesday of a heart attack in Los Angeles. He was 84.

Taylor made his feature debut in 'Time,' the 1960 screen version of H.G. Wells' classic. He followed that up voicing the lead dog in Disney's "101 Dalmatians" and delivered a strong performance in "The Birds".

Yet his career never really soared as high after ...


John Travolta Casts Robert Shapiro For FX

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John Travolta Casts Robert Shapiro For FX

John Travolta is returning to the small screen for his first TV series gig since "Welcome Back, Kotter". Travolta is set to play lawyer Robert Shapiro in FX's highly anticipated “American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson".

Following the format of creator Ryan Murphy's other FX show, "American Horror Story," this ten-episode first instalment in the "American Crime Story" anthology series will explore the O.J. Simpson trial and the media circus that surrounded it.

T ...


"Thor: The Dark World" Ties-In With "S.H.I.E.L.D."

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"Thor: The Dark World" Ties-In With "S.H.I.E.L.D."

As can be glimpsed in the previews, a fairly major part of the action in Marvel's "Thor: The Dark World" takes place in the U.K. where strange physics-defying phenomenon are a key element to the film's overall plot.

Now it has been confirmed that the November 19th episode of ABC's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." will tie in with the film, picking up after the ending of the "Thor" sequel.

Jonathan Frakes ("Star Trek: First Contact," "Burn Notice") directs the episode "The Well" in whi ...


This Is The 2013 Emmy Award Winners

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This Is The 2013 Emmy Award Winners

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences have just announced the winners for the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards.

It was long overdue, but AMC's "Breaking Bad" finally scored the Best Drama series gong after several years of acting only honors. The show also took home a best supporting actress Emmy for Skyler White herself Anna Gunn. If there was a surprise it was that the show's Bryan Cranston and "House of Cards" actor Kevin Spacey lost the Best Actor in a Drama Series honor to Jeff ...


Finding Dory

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Finding Dory

“Finding Dory” takes place about a year after the first film, and features returning favorites Marlin, Nemo and the Tank Gang, among others. Set in part along the California coastline, the story also welcomes a host of new characters, including a few who will prove to be a very important part of Dory’s life.

Director: Andrew Stanton
Writer(s): Andrew Stanton, Victoria Strouse
Cast: Ellen DeGeneres, Albert B ...