There’s a Storm Coming – Heroes Reborn!

HEROES REBORN -- "Awakening" Episode 101 -- Pictured: Jack Coleman as HRG/Noah Bennett -- (Photo by: Christos Kalohoridis/NBC)
HEROES REBORN — “Awakening” Episode 101 — Pictured: Jack Coleman as HRG/Noah Bennett — (Photo by: Christos Kalohoridis/NBC)

NBC has unleashed a storm of eleven character motion posters for Heroes Reborn – and they look like harbingers of bad, bad weather.

Some of them may also hint at the characters’ powers – especially Tommy. Check them out after the jump.

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FUNimation Unveil Comic-Con 2015 Exclusives!

2015 FUNimation SDCC Exclusives

FUNimation Entertainment has announced their exclusives for Comic-Con 2015. The exclusive items – for purchase, or as a gift with purchase – include some of the companies most popular brands: Dragon Ball Z, Attack on Titan, Cowboy Bebop, Fairy Tail and Lost Girl.

Follow the jump for details.

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Canadian Chain Sets One-Day-Only M:I Rogue Nation Event with Tom Cruise and Christopher McQuarrie!

Photo credit: Christian Black
Photo credit: Christian Black

Canadian fans of the Mission: Impossible movies will have a chance to attend a special, one-day-only event at select Cineplex locations on Monday, June 27th at 8:15 pm.

Following an advance screening of Paramount Pictures’ Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation, a Q&A session with Tom Cruise and director Christopher McQuarrie will be streamed in those select theaters.

Attendees will receive limited edition posters and souvenir lanyards while supplies last. For details, follow the jump.

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The Overnight: Their Kid’s Friends’ Parents!

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From personal experience, I see that when someone gets married and/or has kids, they wind up gaining a whole new set of friends – people that they might otherwise have never met, or even liked.

When Alex and Emily, a thirtysomething couple with a pre-school aged son, RJ, move from Seattle to Los, RJ makes friends with another boy at a park near their new home. They are approached by the other boy’s father, Kurt (Jason Scwartzman) and find themselves invited to dinner – pizza – that night. Even though they’re not sure what to make of Kurt, with his hipster style and unhipster demeanor, they accept.

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2000 AD – Bringing the Dredd to Comic-Con 2015!

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Judge Dredd (pictured above with fellow 2000 AD stalwart, Strontium Dog) co-creator Carlos Ezquerra is one of Comic-Con 2015’s Guests of Honor and 2000 AD will be hosting  a Spotlight On Carlos Ezquerra panel to discuss his work over a long and illustrious career. Ezquerra will also be signing at the 2000 AD booth.

Also in attendance will be Andy Diggle and Jock.

For details on 2000 AD’s panels and a peek at the Comic-Con 2015 exclusives, follow the jump.

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Comic-Con 2015: Fox Fanfare 2015 – World Premiere Screenings and More!

Fox Fanfare 2015

As part of FOX Fanfare 2015, the network has scheduled world premiere screenings of Scream Queens, Minority Report and Lucifer; Last Man on Earth’s SDCC debut; a ‘raucous Seth MacFarlane panel that will include new series Bordertown; giveaways (collectible posters, 2015 Poster Tubes), plus X Marks The Spot! and much, much more.

For further details, follow the jump.

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Surprisingly Uncampy Trailer: Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp!

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It’s the first day camp at Camp Firewood. God help us all.

Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp premieres on Netflix on July 31st. Brace yourselves!

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Donald Glover’s FX Pilot Atlanta Casts Leads, Begins Production!

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Donald Glover’s FX pilot, Atlanta, begins production this month after having cast its leads.

The series stars Glover – who wrote the pilot – as Earnest ‘Earn Marks, who once left Atlanta but returned, dreams gone, to work an unglamorous job to get by. When his cousin Alfred becomes the city’s new top rapper, he sees a chance to get back in the game by becoming Alfred’s manager.

Brian Tyree Henry will play Alfred Miles; Lakeith Lee Stanfield will play Darius – Alfred’s musical collaborator and right-hand man, and Zazie Beetz will play the pragmatic Van – whose relationship with Earn is complicated because of their daughter.

The pilot is being directed by Hiro Murai – who is best known for directing videos for Glover’s Childish Gambino: Sober, Chet Faker: Gold and Earl Sweatshirt: Chum.

For further details, follow the jump.

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A+E Networks® Launches Lifetime® Movie Club™!

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How much do people love Lifetime movies?So much that Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig wanted to make one!

Therefore, it will come as no surprise that A&E Networks® is launching Lifetime® Movie Club™. The company’s first subscription video service begins today, exclusively on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.

For $3.99/month, you can access the entire Lifetime Movies library – without commercial interruption. The service arrives in time to help celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Lifetime Movies.

For further details, follow the jump.

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NBC Renews Unique Variety Show!

I CAN DO THAT -- Episode 106 -- Pictured: Alan Ritchson -- (Photo by: Tyler Golden/NBC)
I CAN DO THAT — Episode 106 — Pictured: Alan Ritchson — (Photo by: Tyler Golden/NBC)

NBC has renewed its unique variety show, I Can Do That for an eight-episode second season.

In season one, six of America’s brightest entertainers (The Blue Man Group, Penn and Teller, The Harlem Globetrotters, Nicole Scherzinger, Avenue Q and Snoop Dogg) came together to compete and showcase their talents with breathtaking and unique acts — featuring skills they did not even know they had.

There were no judges – an ultimate entertainer was chosen by audience vote – with Nicole Scherzinger winning the audience voting in season one.

For more, follow the jump.

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