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Note: The above image is fan art and not official art from the upcoming untitled movie

It’s been rumored for quite awhile now, but today — on Star Wars Day, of all days — we bring word that the second standalone Star Wars movie due out in 2018 will be a Boba Fett origin story.

The Wrap broke the news only… Continue reading Boba Fett Origin Story Will Be Second 'Star Wars' Anthology Movie

It was Oprah Winfrey who once famously prophesied, “You get an origin story! And you get an origin story! Everybody gets an origin story!”

At least it certainly seems that way these days, and the latest pop culture icon to get a re-imagining is Peter Pan. Obviously there have already been countless versions of this story in the past (and NBC is… Continue reading 'Pan' Trailer: See Peter Pan's Wild, Colorful Origin Story

A gritty origin story about… Santa Claus? And he’s a Viking? That’s what studio Sony is betting on after picking up a spec script called Winter’s Knight. Norwegian helmers Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg (Kon-Tiki, Pirates of the Caribbean 5) will direct the “Viking-mythology-tinged” tale, based on the 1902 book The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by Frank L. Baum.

Santa has roots in pre-Christian Norse mythology and ties to… Continue reading Santa Clause Will Get His Own Gritty Origin Story

Fox is re-entering the comic book biz by developing a drama about Batman’s home.

Dubbed Gotham, the project from Warner Bros. TV will explore the origin stories of Commissioner James Gordon and the villains that made the fictitious American city famous.

Bruno Heller (The Mentalist) will executive and produce the one-hour drama that’s already received a series commitment from Fox. The drama — which is the second DC concept to go… Continue reading Fox to develop origin drama about Batman’s home

The comedy geniuses at FunnyOrDie.com present: “Ke$ha: The Story of the $….” Continue reading Ke$ha Explains The Origin Of The Dollar Sign