Greg Grunberg

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It was only a matter of time before this happened, to be honest: a talk show about nerds, nerd culture and the latest in pop culture was going to hit the airwaves before long and AMC took the lead after testing the waters with Comic Book Men by announcing Geeking Out, a 30-minute talk show hosted by die-hard nerd Kevin Smith and doomed superhero show producer Greg Grunberg. However, the show is just going to be one of the many other non-fiction (but nerd-themed) talk shows planned by the network for this coming season…

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In the aftermath of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, many people have voiced their appreciation to director J.J. Abrams for his work on the film despite the commonly held criticism that it’s all just a remix of that first Star Wars in 1977. Considering all that, what is really making film fans excited is the man who will be behind the script and the lens for Episode VIII, renowned filmmaker Rian Johnson. Johnson’s beloved for his work on the films Brick, Brothers Bloom and Looper, not to mention several epsiodes of Breaking Bad, but his work on the Episode VIII is reportedly so good that Abrams is jealous that Johnson’s going to get to make it. (more…)