Brendan Fraser Drops Out of TNT Pilot ‘Legends’

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Brendan Fraser’s entry into regular TV work will have to wait a little longer. “George of the Jungle” star Fraser has bowed out of the upcoming TNT pilot “Legends,” which would have marked his first starring turn on a TV series. Fraser was to play Martin Odum, a deep-cover operative who […]

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Brendan Fraser to Star in TNT Pilot ‘Legends’

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “The Mummy” star Brendan Fraser has a new gig all wrapped up. Fraser will star in the TNT pilot “Legends,” the network said Thursday. “Legends,” based on a book by spy novelist Robert Littell, centers on Martin Odum, a deep-cover operative who has a chameleon-like ability to transform himself into a […]

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Robin Williams, Brendan Fraser Join Discovery’s ‘Curiosity’

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Robin Williams, Samuel L. Jackson and Brendan Fraser have signed on as hosts for Discovery Channel’s upcoming series “Curiosity,” the cable outlet announced at the Television Critics Assn. press tour on Friday. The series, which premieres August 7 at 8 p.m., will explore various mysteries. Williams will delve […]

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On Demand Today: ‘The Back-Up Plan,’ ‘Extraordinary Measures,’ ‘City Island’

Comcast On Demand today premieres three movies you’re going to want to check out. First up, there’s J.Lo’s artificial insemination rom-com The Back-Up Plan. There’s also Andy Garcia’s independent dysfunctional family comedy City Island, and the real-life drama about a man who pulled out all the stops to try to find a way to keep […]

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On Demand Today: ‘The Last Song,’ ‘Babies,’ ‘Furry Vengeance,’ ‘Ca$h’

Comcast On Demand today premieres a handful of new films, including Miley Cyrus’ drama The Last Song, Brendan Fraser’s comedy Furry Vengeance and the absolutely adorable documentary Babies. There’s also the horror sequel REC 2 and the crime comedy Ca$h. Take a closer look at these films below. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Babies/153723/1348338151/-Babies-%3A-Trailer/embed 580 476] Babies A much-anticipated […]

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Opening: A Nightmare on Elm Street, Furry Vengeance

Here’s what’s opening in theaters nationwide this weekend. The much talked-about, long-awaited relaunch of the Freddy Krueger franchise comes to fruition with the new A Nightmare on Elm Street, and the little talked-about, unawaited movie that sounds like an unpleasant and scary uprising in the darkest corners of the internet arrives with Furry Vengeance. Reassure […]

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