I suppose that the old adage is true: If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again; some things, however, should just be left alone as God’s way of saying “this is not to be.” For the — say it with me now — THIRD TIME, NBC will be adapting the hit UK Channel 4 show, The IT Crowd. If you think this sounds familiar, it’s because in 2007 NBC (after their success with another BBC hit, The Office) made a pilot staring Joel McHale, Richard Ayoade (from the original show) and Jessica St. Clair, and tried again in 2014 (which went nowhere). I suppose this also proves that even adapting one project into a new project can involve some “turning it off and on again;” Lord knows how many IT tickets I’ve personally encountered when THAT was the solution… Continue reading “NBC is, AGAIN, Trying to Adapt UK Tech Support Sitcom ‘The IT Crowd’…”
Konami has teamed up with Starlight Media, a Chinese media giant, to create a live-action Contra movie AND a TV drama series. In fact, the film project was originally revealed earlier this year, and movie’s plot, according to the press release, appears to be taking elements from the varying storylines from both the Japanese and English versions of the game. Continue reading “The Live-Action Contra TV Series & Film Will Get A Worldwide Release”
“…bad news when you see that bloody nose…” Continue reading Need A Season 1 Review of ‘Stranger Things’? Millie Bobby Brown’s Rap Has You Covered…
Thanks u/Cooter_McDoogletron and r/StrangerThings Continue reading Who Else is Ready to Hunker Down for ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2?
In this episode of Geek Me Five, host Montez McCrary will be discussing five simple and interesting facts about The Pink Panther Cartoons.
1) The Pink Panther Film Collection [http://amzn.to/2zfqKmV]
2) The Pink Panther Classic Cartoon Collection on DVD [http://amzn.to/2yGDBBB]
3) Official Pink Panther YouTube Account [https://www.youtube.com/user/PinkPanther] Continue reading “The Pink Panther Cartoons – Geek Me Five #31”
Today, Anthem Sports — the parent company of Impact Wrestling, or is it/is it not Global Force Wrestling, I’m not sure as I’me just as confused as most of you are, so who knows — has launched their own over-the-top streaming pro wrestling network, the Global Wrestling Network, a’la WWE Network and New Japan WORLD. When you sign up for the 30-day free trial, you’ll have access to EVERYTHING TNA/Impact has ever done, including their original weekly pay-per-views from 2002. Continue reading “Anthem Sports Has Officially Launched The Global Wrestling Network! (You Know, TNA/IMPACT Wrestling…)”
Jason David Frank, the MMA fighter best known as the Green and White Rangers from the original Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, is slated to make an appearance at a professional wrestling event. The December 9th event is titled “Christmas Chaos,” and is being promoted by WWE Hall-of-Famer Booker T’s Houston-based wrestling promotion, called Reality of Wrestling, or ROW. ROW is partnering with FITE TV to stream Christmas Chaos, which will be the promotion’s first pay-per-view event. Continue reading “The Green/White Ranger To Make A Pro Wrestling Appearance For Booker T’s Promotion…”
Well, THIS visit never came up in classic Who… Continue reading The Doctor Never Told Us About Futurama…