Clark Gregg returning for ‘Marvel’s S.H.I.E.L.D.’ – Coulson Lives!

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Clark Gregg is returning to the world of “The Avengers” in the television spin-off “Marvel’s S.H.I.E.L.D.” Not even an apparent on-screen death can keep Gregg and his no-nonsense S.H.I.E.L.D. alter-ego Agent Coulson away from the action for long. In “The Avengers,” Gregg’s murder helps unify the superhero members of the team […]

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ABC Buys Marvel S.H.I.E.L.D Pilot with Joss Whedon Co-Writing

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Nick Fury and the rest of S.H.I.E.L.D could be coming to ABC. The network has entered an agreement for a pilot revolving around the peace-keeping organization S.H.I.E.L.D, which is featured in both Marvel comics and the superhero films which they spawned, including this year’s “The Avengers.” Joss Whedon, […]

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‘Dr. Horrible’ Comes to the CW

NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Joss Whedon’s “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog” will make its television debut on the CW on October 9, the network announced. Created as a three-part online musical in 2008 by the “Avengers” director and “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” creator, the series stars Neil Patrick Harris as Dr. Horrible, a fledgling super villain […]

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Like Many Shows, ‘Firefly’ Just Won’t Die

Some shows just don’t go away. Like “24” –- just yesterday, Kiefer Sutherland was on “Good Morning America” confirming that “yes”, the on-again-off-again Jack Bauer movie is, you guessed it…on again. And “Arrested Development” –- The Bluth Family has been off the air since 2006, but earlier this month creator Mitch Hurwitz confirmed a big-screen […]

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‘General Hospital’s New Plot is a Blast From the Past

Congratulations, “General Hospital.”  You’ve progressed from ripping off Bob Guza’s mob and disaster storylines to ripping off the awesome mid-1990s Claire Labine storylines.  I am being completely sincere here. Since I’ve accepted that GH will never come up with anything new (nor, in all fairness are there many completely original possible storylines under the daytime […]

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‘Glee’ Gal to Star as the Next ‘Buffy’?

Heather Morris, who steals scenes as spacey cheerleader Brittany Pierce on “Glee,” is under consideration for the role of another cheerleader, the lead in the remake of “Buffy, the Vampire Slayer.” “They’re considering me!” Morris told “Access Hollywood” Thursday. “I found out and I almost peed my pants ’cause I was so excited!” she said. […]

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The Drama Club: Gina Torres Kicks Lazer-Free Butt In ‘Huge’

Actress Gina Torres inspires descriptive adjectives like fierce, strong and powerful.  She always gets casts as women who are a force to be reckoned with, be it the warrior Zoe on ‘Firefly‘, powerful goddess Jasmine on ‘Angel’ or even Vanessa’s overbearing, politically correct mother on ‘Gossip Girl.’  So it initially comes as a surprise that […]

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