Sarah Michelle Gellar Doubles Up At Comic-Con

By DERRIK J. LANG, AP Entertainment Writer SAN DIEGO — Sarah Michelle Gellar isn’t trying to duplicate “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” with “Ringer.” Gellar said during a panel Thursday at Comic-Con that she was drawn to the new serialized CW thriller because it wasn’t like the supernatural series that she starred in for seven seasons. In “Ringer,” […]

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Pee-Wee Herman Aims To Hit The Road In New Movie

SAN DIEGO — Pee-wee Herman hopes to take his act back on the road for a new big-screen adventure. Paul Reubens told an audience at the Comic-Con fan convention Thursday that he’s working with Hollywood comedy powerhouse Judd Apatow to produce a new movie. Reubens appeared in character as Pee-wee, with his bow-tie and gray suit. […]

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‘Alcatraz,’ ‘Person of Interest’ Bow At Comic-Con

By Tim Kenneally SAN DIEGO (TheWrap) – The preview night of Comic-Con was populated by hard core criminals, teenage witches and an alcoholic homeless guy with crime-preventing abilities – and no, they weren’t among the attendees. Warner Bros. television kicked off this year’s celebration of all things geek with the premieres of “Lost” mastermind J.J. […]

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Comic-Con Kicks Off with Fans, Flicks, Costumes

By SANDY COHEN AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — Calling all superheroes, zombies, space aliens, comic-book lovers and kids of all ages: Comic-Con is here. The pop-culture convention, which annually draws thousands of costumed fans to San Diego, begins Thursday, but the die-hards (and those with weekend-long passes) will get a peek at the colorful convention […]

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‘Batman’ Television Cast To Reunite At Comic-Con

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap) – Holy reunion, Batman! Or maybe we should say: Holy Batman reunion! Cable station The Hub announced on Monday that Adam West, Burt Ward and Julie Newmar, stars of the 1960s ABC series “Batman,” will gather for a panel at this year’s Comic-Con convention. The panel, which takes place […]

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Comic-Con to Stay in San Diego for 5 More Years

SAN DIEGO – San Diego will be inundated by comic book collectors, celebrities and superheros every summer for at least five more years, following Comic-Con International’s decision to stay where the event started 30 years ago despite competition from other cities wanting a piece of the sci-fi pie. San Diego city officials and the company […]

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‘Glee’ Season Two: Less Music, More Chenoweth

Fox announced this week that the second season of the Emmy-nominated ‘Glee‘ will premiere September 21, 2010.  The DVD/Blu-ray for ‘Glee: The Complete First Season’ will be released a week earlier on September 14, 2010.  That leaves two months of withdrawal symptoms for Gleeks jonesing for television’s hottest show.  Fortunately, the series’ Executive Producers Ryan […]

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