Neil Gaiman‘s now legendary novel American Gods was first released in 2001. Coming from such a flexible and dedicated writer – whose work ranges from Sandman to Coraline, Wayward Manor to Doctor Who – its solid cult status is hardly surprising. The book explores belief in all its forms, showing modern incarnation of gods through characters like Media and The Intangibles (spirits of the stock market), as contemporary faith shifts away from established religion. (more…)
Development on the new American Gods series continues at a brisk pace with the announcement of new cast member Emily Browning. She will portray Laura Moon, the wife of Shadow Moon. Shadow is a former prison inmate and current bodyguard to Mr. Wednesday, an elder god whiling away his time as a con artist. (more…)
2016 is going to be a good year for nerds. With Suicide Squad coming on Cartoon Network, Game of Thrones Season 6 just around the corner and with the Shannara Chronicles series well under way, nerd-centered television just keeps getting better. The good news keep piling up, however, with the latest news from the Starz network, who are sure to save you repeat silver screen viewings and alleviate your BluRay Release malaise.
It truly is the golden age of television. Ash Vs Evil Dead premieres this Saturday night (Halloween appropriately) and news is out today that Starz has already placed an order for season two episodes. That’s right baby, Starz is giving Ash Vs Evil Dead all the loving it can take and leaving the pillow talk at the door. (more…)
It’s always nice to get some advance heads-up on a new TV series before it hits the air, but Starz may have put out a little more info than normal when they recently unveiled the episode titles and synopses for the first nine episodes of the upcoming Ash vs Evil Dead, leaving out only the finale of the initial 10-episode season.
Psst. Hey you…yeah you! Do you like she-bitches, boomsticks, chainsaws, copious amounts of blood, and curiously strong jawed heroes? Well come around the Starz house on Halloween night and have yourself the treat of all treats with Ash Vs The Evil Dead.
With the long-awaited follow-up to the classic horror film franchise The Evil Dead, Starz is in full press mode promoting the premier episodes of Ash Vs The Evil Dead. They’ve just released a new trailer for the 10-episode first season of the half-hour series . It’s a shortened version of the trailer released at San Diego Comic Con, but features a few bits of new footage, and a new clip of Ash being one of the only heroes of Cinema that can get away with being a racist. (more…)
Starz’s upcoming series, Ash vs. Evil Dead, now has now had its own official poster revealed! The series: a much anticipated follow-up of the cult classic horror film franchise The Evil Dead, is fittingly set to premiere on Halloween night. Ten episodes are in store for the first season, timed at a half hour each. The original Evil Dead franchise filmmakers Sam Raimi, Rob Tapert and Bruce Campbell will cover producing, while Craig DiGregorio will operate as executive producer and showrunner.
Hail to the king, baby! Horror-genre fans, ’80s movie fanatics, and Bruce Campbell groupies everywhere can celebrate, because the Evil Dead franchise is back, more gruesome and Bruce-ier than ever. Now, we get our first extended look at some video from the upcoming TV series, Ash vs. The Evil Dead.
During the show’s panel at San Diego’s Comic-Con, it was announced that the series will debut, fittingly enough, on Halloween night: Saturday, Oct. 31, at 9:00pm. And, as we figured (and hoped and hoped and hoped) it would, the show’s first live action trailer was released as well. Check it out in all its groovy glory below! (more…)
You can look, but for Pete’s sake don’t read it out loud! Starz has released a few pages from the Necronomicon Ex-Mortis, the book of the undead, that will be appearing in Ash vs Evil Dead later this year. Bruce Campbell is back as Ash, the everyman pulled into events beyond his control as he battles Deadites for the fate of the world. You’ve been warned, you can look, but don’t utter a sound. (more…)
Starz new series Ash vs Evil Dead has decided to give us all a little sugar today with the first official look at Bruce Campbell in all his Ash with a chainsaw Glory. The ten episode first season is set to air later this fall. Let’s all hope that between Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi, and Rob Tapert, that they can capture that Evil Dead madness that made the franchise such a cult classic. (more…)