‘Twin Peaks,’ Twenty Years Later: Revisit A Cult Sensation

Quick! Name a ground-breaking network drama that incorporates dream symbolism and a practically incomprehensible mythology. Before you say ‘Lost‘ or ‘FlashForward,’ let’s throw in some demons and satire for good measure. ‘Buffy,’ you say? Nope. I’m talking further back. Twenty years back. “But television didn’t even exist back then!” I can hear the young whippersnappers […]

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Summer Glau: From ‘Borg to Bride to ‘Cape’ Crusader

This Sunday, Lifetime Movie Network invites you to tag along on a ‘Deadly Honeymoon,’ during which a couple’s newlywed nirvana is turned into a nightmare when the groom (‘The O.C.’s Chris Carmack) goes missing aboard a cruise ship. Summer Glau, who stars as the soon-suspected bride, revealed what she found creepy about the story, reflected […]

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Felicia Day Stars in Syfy’s Take on Little Red Riding Hood

“My, what great casting you have….” Felicia Day, who is well-loved by fans of the Joss Whedonverse from her roles on ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer,’ ‘Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog‘ and ‘Dollhouse,’ has landed the lead in ‘Red,’ Syfy’s reimagining of the Little Red Riding Hood story. As Red, Day will play a werewolf-hunting descendant of […]

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Is Mer Getting a Brother? ‘Grey’s’ Star Speaks Out

Meredith’s ever-growing family tree could sprout another branch if the latest ‘Grey’s Anatomy‘ buzz proves true – that Mercy West’s Dr. Jackson Avery is the Chief’s super-secret love child via his onetime partner in adultery, the great Dr. Ellis Grey. Mind you, this fraternity twist is based largely on speculation spurred by E! Online’s report […]

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Sci Fi Tracker: This Week In Sci Fi – Josh Friedman Revives A Different Franchise, Terminator Gets (A) Whedon After All, and More…..

This week brings tidings of a couple of major franchise revivals.  Did Whedon win the bemusing bid to be Terminator’s salvation?  Yes and no.  And Josh Friedman signs on to revive an entirely different and unexpected show!  Hint: he’s still on a bad-ass babes kick, only these (probably) aren’t fueled by computer chips or maternal […]

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‘Dollhouse’: Did Joss Whedon Get Too Greedy?

When Fox announced the cancellation of ‘Dollhouse,’ fans took it very seriously. The show had a hardcore following, as did many of Joss Whedon’s previous sci fi series. The show, starring Eliza Dushku, followed an underground organization that utilized robot-like beings (actual humans implanted with brand new memories) to fight crime and provide alternate realities […]

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‘Dollhouse’ Is Canceled

Joss Whedon’s supernatural drama, ‘Dollhouse,’ has been canceled. The Eliza Dushku series, which was nearly rescued with a second-season pick up in May, had weak fall ratings but good DVR numbers and a loyal following. The show followed an underground organization that utilized robot-like beings (actual humans implanted with brand new memories) to fight crime […]

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