Dean Winters (Law & Order: SVU, Oz, 30 Rock) has landed a starring role in CBS’ promising drama Battle Creek.
Winters will play Detective Russ Agnew of the Battle Creek PD, one of the two lead detectives with very different world views who are teamed up to solve crimes. His character is described as a “smart, tough, impatient, and pragmatic guy who gets results but whom no one wants to… Continue reading ‘Oz’ actor to star in ‘Breaking Bad’ creator’s new CBS drama
No matter how frustrated I may get with the Academy Awards, it’s difficult not to be curious about how the Oscars race will pan out – especially when it comes to the categories like “Best Visual Effects,” which always includes at least one or two of my favorite films from the previous year. (I’m a sucker for great FX sequences.)
Experience has taught me that my… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Actual Comic Creators Tell Us Their Favorite Movies of 2013
In less than a month, the broadcast networks will be announcing which new series they’re picking up for the 2013-14 season. Zap2it can’t wait for that, though, so this week we’re doing a series of pilot previews.In addition to this gallery of 22 shows we hope the networks order to series, we’re also going to take a closer look at pilot scripts from each
“The Book of Mormon,” the audacious and outrageously funny musical about two mismatched young Mormon missionaries who get assigned to (gasp!) Uganda with hysterical results, has already swept Broadway with nine Tony Awards. This week, it opens in Los Angeles with a brand new West Coast cast. The geniuses behind the smash hit are “South Park’s” Matt Stone and Trey Parker, who wrote the catchy songs with “Avenue Q”s Robert… Continue reading 'Book of Mormon': Creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker On Romney, Mormons And Justin Bieber
It’s a little difficult to think of the Harold & Kumar movies as “auteur-driven,” but screenwriters Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg have been at the helm of the series since the beginning, and it’s because of them that now three films seem connected to one another, and cohesive, even for a series about a pair of mischievous potheads. A Very Harold & Kumar 3D