George R.R. Martin Writes To Teenage Donor, Won't Kill Him Off In Book

July 28th, 2014 5:00pm EDT
George R.R. Martin Writes To Teenage Donor, Won't Kill Him Off I
George R.R. Martin, author of the Song of Ice and Fire book series, has responded to a letter sent to him from a teenage fan who made a donation to his Prizeo campaign and asked to be killed off in an upcoming book.

Martin started a campaign to raise money for the Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary and The Food Depot of Santa Fe on the website, which lets charities crowdsource money and offer prizes featuring celebrities. Everyone who donated was entered into a sweepstakes to go on a helicopter ride over the sanctuary with Martin, but two people who donated $20,000 were offered the chance to be ki...
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4 Reasons Why 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Will Be Awesome

July 28th, 2014 4:30pm EDT
4 Reasons Why 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Will Be Awesome
When Disney bought out Lucasfilm in 2012 and gained the rights to Star Wars, pretty much no one saw it coming. One second fans of the franchise were lamenting the handling of the prequel trilogy, while the next the sheer prospect of a sequel trilogy -and the endless possibilities that go with it- were utterly tantalising.

Though the plot of Star Wars Episode 7 is unknown, filming is currently under way, with Disney viewing a December 18th 2015 release date. But after being stung by Jar Jar Binks, interplanetary politics between Naboo and the Trade Federation, Anakin Skywalker and an overu...
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15 Must See Music Videos of 2014

July 28th, 2014 4:00pm EDT
15 Must See Music Videos of 2014
Once upon a time, music videos were played frequently on television. It’s hard to believe in 2014, but once there was a spot for those visual pieces accompanying the audio. While they're still played on TV (less frequently), music videos get the majority of views via the Internet through outlets like YouTube and Vevo. With so much attention placed on albums and songs, sometimes it’s easy to forget sensational music videos themselves. Here are 15 must see music videos of 2014.

1) Maroon 5, “Maps”

The music video for Maroon 5’s latest single “Maps” depicts a narrative characterized...
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Ian Somerhalder And Nikki Reed Continue Rumored Romance At Comic-Con

July 28th, 2014 3:33pm EDT
Ian Somerhalder And Nikki Reed Continue Rumored Romance At Comic
Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed have been spending a lot of time together, but the two haven't revealed whether or not that are a couple – and they may not need to after they spent a night at Comic-Con making out in front of everyone.

E! News reports the two got cuddly at the Entertainment Weekly party at Hard Rock Hotel's Float Bar during the convention, and many saw them kissing deeply and holding one another in public. Last week the two went for a jog together and visited a farmer's market, leading many to believe there was a romance brewing.

There may have been a Vampire Diaries tie-in...
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The First Teaser Trailer For 'The Hobbit : The Battle Of The Five Armies' Has Arrived (Watch It!)

July 28th, 2014 3:21pm EDT
The First Teaser Trailer For 'The Hobbit : The Battle Of The Fiv
The first teaser trailer for the final installment in Peter Jackson's "Hobbit" trilogy, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, has arrived, as promised on Sunday, when Warner Bros. released a teaser trailer for the teaser trailer.

During the film's panel at Comic Con on Saturday, fans were treated to the new teaser early, and on Sunday the movie studio released a short, 15-second tease of what was to come in the new preview, released at 3pm ET on Monday.

Jackson and the cast of the film debuted the trailer during a panel for the film in which the director revealed that his leading lad...
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Kiefer Sutherland Made Freddie Prinze Jr. Want To Quit Acting

July 28th, 2014 3:03pm EDT
Kiefer Sutherland Made Freddie Prinze Jr. Want To Quit Acting
Freddie Prinze Jr. was at Comic-Con to talk about his role in the upcoming Star Wars: Rebels animated series, but he couldn't help himself from talking about what made him almost quit acting.

While talking with ABC about the show and his break from acting, he said, "I did 24, it was terrible. I hated every moment of it. Kiefer [Sutherland] was the most unprofessional dude in the world. That's not me talking trash, I'd say it to his face, I think everyone that's worked with him has said that. And I just wanted to quit the business after that... so I just sort of stopped.

“I went and worked...
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Comic-Con Spoilerfest: 7 Spoilers For 'Supernatural', 'Sleepy Hollow' And More

July 28th, 2014 2:10pm EDT
Comic-Con Spoilerfest: 7 Spoilers For 'Supernatural', 'Sleepy Ho
For fangirls and fanboys, Christmas arrives not in December, but in July in the form of the San Diego Comic-Con. The annual geekfest was held this weekend and spoilers for the upcoming television season blitzkrieged starstruck fans. Here are 7 Comic Con spoilers you need to know for "Supernatural","Sleepy Hollow", and more...

Demon Dean Is Coming. For those gobsmacked "Supernatural" fans who thought the shocker final seconds of the season 9 finale that revealed Dean (Jensen Ackles) reborn as a demon was just a season-ending fake-out may want to brace themselves for ...
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Don’t Move To New York City Based Solely On What You See On TV: A User’s Guide

July 28th, 2014 2:00pm EDT
Don’t Move To New York City Based Solely On What You See On TV:
As a born and bred New Yorker, I’m drawn to shows about my city, taking comfort in the familiar sights and settings; yet I often find myself asking, “Did the writers of some of these shows ever step foot in Manhattan?”

I can shake off the inconsistencies, but I sometimes wonder about all the people saving their babysitting and paper route money hoping to someday move to the Big Apple hoping to mirror the glamorous life seen on the small screen.

Hence, a guide to separating fact from fiction:

‘Smash’ only lasted two seasons, but it was long enough to get your hopes up that moving here wo...
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Comic Con Cosplay 2014: The Good, The Weird And The Ugly

July 28th, 2014 1:52pm EDT
Comic Con Cosplay 2014: The Good, The Weird And The Ugly
Every year movie and comic book fans, toy collectors, gamers and more descend upon Comic Con in San Diego, Calif., wearing all sorts of crazy costumes as they roam the halls of the San Diego Convention Center.

Cosplay, as it's known (which is short for costume play), is one of the biggest reasons to check out the annual convention.

Even celebrities get in on playing dress-up -- like former America's Next Top Model winner Adrianne Curry, whose often too-racy costumes were actually toned down a bit this year.

The season one winner attended the convention over its four day run in costume as...
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'Lucy' Beats 'Hercules' At Box Office With $44 Million Haul

July 28th, 2014 1:48pm EDT
'Lucy' Beats 'Hercules' At Box Office With $44 Million Haul
Scarlett Johansson's "Lucy" easily topped the weekend box office with $44 million in ticket sales.

The actress plays the titular character, a student living in Taiwan who is tricked into delivering a suitcase. Then she's kidnapped, and a dangerous synthetic substance is surgically implanted in her body.

The substance leaks into her system and inexplicably gives her superhuman abilities. Her captors pursue her as she races to find a brain expert who can help her retain her humanity.

"Hercules," starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson as the mythical demigod, fell to number two at the box offic...
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