What to Watch: Jhené Aiko, Zhu and Anoushka Shankar Up for Grammys Plus an Asian Terminator!

The Grammy nominations were announced last Friday, and a number of Asian and Asian American musicians were among the honorees, including: Best Urban Contemporary Album: “Sail Out,” Jhené Aiko Best Dance Recording: “Faded,” Zhu Best World Music Album: “Traces Of You,” Anoushka Sharma Best World Music Album: “Our World in Song,” Wu Man, Luis Conte & Daniel Ho […]

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Arnold’s Comeback On Track Despite Scandal

By JAKE COYLE, AP Entertainment Writer Arnold Schwarzenegger’s return to showbiz has succeeded in one way: He’s a hit in late-night. The former California governor has been preparing a return to Hollywood, but becoming a punch line wasn’t on the agenda. Yet that’s exactly what’s happened since Schwarzenegger acknowledged Tuesday that he had fathered a […]

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Linda Hamilton Joins ‘Chuck’ In One Mother Of A Role

‘Chuck’ it out: ‘Terminator’ tough gal Linda Hamilton is joining the NBC spy comedy in the recurring role of badass Mama Bartowski. ‘Chuck’ Me! NBC Announces Fall Premiere Dates Explaining the character’s introduction, which was teased in the season finale, series boss Josh Schwartz told the Comic-Con crowd on Saturday, “‘Chuck’ fans have long wondered […]

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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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Sci Fi Tracker: This Week in Sci Fi – Scheduling Scrimmages! Some Shows Succeeded, Some Got Served….

This week, some of sci fi TV’s biggest cliffhangers were resolved. As the networks make their intentions known in a fiery burst of scheduling psychosis, many questions were answered. Well, kind of. Er…..OK, there were a few confounding occurrences that defied explanation. But confounding occurrences, on either side of the camera, are par for the […]

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Fall Preview Clips, Fox Explains ‘Sarah Connor’, David Bowie To (Maybe) Rock On AI, And More

New Life: Fox has special previews of two new series – ‘Human Target,’ about a man who protects his clients by assuming their identities – and becoming a target himself….and ‘Past Life,’ a ‘Minority Report’ type crime detectives who solve cold cases using past life regressions. AI Goes Glam? Rolling Stone is reporting that rock […]

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Sci Fi Tracker: This Week In Sci Fi – Big Name Swap, BSG Gets U.N. Props, And Fox Friday Lineup Doesn’t Flop

Dollhouse promises it’s “game changing” episode tonight, and Terminator insists that ‘Today is the Day’ (part 2) to continue delivering on its promise of darker days for Team Connor. But do I even need to ask what most of us will be watching – and weeping over – this evening? And, immediately following Battlestar’s curtain […]

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Femme Fatales Fire Up the Web

Fox is causing a stir on the web with a sexy promo for its new Friday night Sci-Fi line-up, launching next week. The Grindhouse-style spot features Eliza Dushku of the new series “Dollhouse” and Summer Glau of “The Sarah Connor Chronicles” as butt-kicking “Dames of Destruction.” Zeroing in on hot chicks and retro-chic styling is […]

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