The force was not with two rival fan clubs last Sunday after a verbal altercation between the groups at an English sci-fi convention had to be broken up by police.
In a report that sounds more like something out of “West Side Story” than science fiction, the BBC writes that the Norwich Star Wars Club was celebrating its fourth annual Norwich Sci-Fi and Film Convention, when members of the rival Norwich… Continue reading Nerd-Off! 'Star Wars' Club and 'Doctor Who' Fans Get Into Altercation at Sci-Fi Convention
Some on the Game of Thrones team avoid the f-word. The HBO hit is a complex grown-up drama about human relationships, they say, that just happens to take place in a world that’s a tad different from our world.
But John Bradley, who plays kind and oft-abused Nights Watch member Samwell Tarly on the show, supports Thrones owning the fantasy label. “A lot of people involved with the show… Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’ John Bradley defends fantasy fans
Much has already been written about that special advanced screening of Star Trek Into Darkness that J.J. Abrams set up for a dying Star Trek fan after he was given weeks to live following a cancer diagnosis. Those close to him had reached out to the online community when Dan, a movie lover who helps out at the New York Asian Film Festival, was unable… Continue reading About That Time 'Star Trek' (and Scotty) Saved a Fan's Life
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At the end of tonight’s Survivor Philippines finale and reunion, Jeff Probst revealed the title (Survivor: Caramoan — Fans vs. Favorites) for the next season to premiere on Feb. 13, 2013. And he told EW more than that when we spoke about the 26th — yes, 26th! — installment of the reality franchise. Read on for… Continue reading ‘Survivor: Caramoan — Fans vs. Favorites’: Jeff Probst gives intel on NEXT season; says it is ‘even better’ than ‘Survivor: Philippines’