Can You Believe Sandra Bullock Turns 50 Today?

July 26th, 2014 3:03pm EDT
Can You Believe Sandra Bullock Turns 50 Today?
The beautiful and talented Sandra Bullock turns 50 today, not that you can tell. The actress was born in 1964 in Virginia and has appeared in films for 27 years.

Bullock has been nominated for an Oscar for Best Actress twice, winning in 2010 for The Blind Side and honored for her role in 2013’s Gravity but ultimately losing to Cate Blanchett. She has also won awards for her work in Crash and Speed, and won a People’s Choice award Favorite Female Movie Star four times.

Throughout her career Bullock has been a philanthropist, donating money to the American Red Cross, cleanup efforts follo...
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Sam Raimi Announces ‘The Last Of Us’ Movie, Maisie Williams May Star

July 26th, 2014 1:33pm EDT
Sam Raimi
Sam Raimi has confirmed he is working on a film adaptation of the award-winning video game The Last of Us, and a Game of Thrones star may be involved.

A movie based on the game, which featured emotional cinematic scenes, has been rumored for some time. Raimi told fans at San Diego Comic Con the rumors were true and he will be producing the motion picture. Neil Druckmann, who wrote the video game’s script, will pen the film’s script as well.

The duo also dropped the bombshell that they were in negotiations with Maisie Williams to play the young girl in the game, Ellie. You know Maisie as t...
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9 TV Shows We Were Instantly Hooked On

July 26th, 2014 1:00pm EDT
9 TV Shows We Were Instantly Hooked On
There are a lot of great television shows, but there aren't many that are immediately addictive. Most shows take a few episodes before they find their characters or their most interesting story. Every once in a while, though, there's that show which grabs you right away - and that's what we're celebrating this week.

Here's our short list of nine shows that turned us into fans before the end credits rolled on their first installment. See if you recognize any of them, and leave your own picks at the end of the article.

24: We were sold on 24 before we ever saw the pilot. Created by Joel Sur...
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Patton Oswalt Introduces The New Agent Joining ABC's 'S.H.I.E.L.D.'

July 26th, 2014 11:01am EDT
Agents of SHIELD
Patton Oswalt returned as Agent Koenig to give San Diego Comic Con attendees the scoop on a very important character joining ABC’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. for its second season.

In a pre-recorded video stressing the importance of security lanyards following the infiltration of HYDRA agents, as seen in Captain America: The Winter Soldier and the second half of Agent’s first season, Oswalt reveals "Agent Bobbi Morse" is in the join the fight.

"Agent Bobbi Morse" would be Barbara Morse, also known as Mockingbird. Morse first appeared in Marvel comics in 1971, but she wouldn’t take the Mocki...
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Joaquin Phoenix In Talks To Play Doctor Strange

July 26th, 2014 8:57am EDT
Joaquin Phoenix
Marvel may be revealing the actor who will be playing Doctor Strange in its upcoming "Phase Three" films today at Comic Con.

As with any huge convention, companies want to wow and surprise the die-hard fans who brave the crowd to sit in on their panels. Such was the case yesterday when HBO gave fans the first look at the new cast additions for Game of Thrones.

Now it appears Joaquin Phoenix could be playing the highly-anticipated role of Doctor Strange – and he might be introduced at the convention, if Marvel really wants to blow everyone’s socks off.

Several actors had been rumored for ...
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Review: 5 Seconds of Summer Have a Knack for Catchy Choruses

July 26th, 2014 8:00am EDT
Review: 5 Seconds of Summer Have a Knack for Catchy Choruses
“You look so perfect standing there / in my American Apparel underwear / and I know now, that I’m so down.” Catchy! Australian teen band 5 Seconds of Summer master the art of the catchy chorus throughout their full-length, self-titled debut album. After previewing this knack on EP She Looks So Perfect, yet another young band – aimed at teens and younger – looks to dominate not only Summer, but pop itself.

5 Second of Summer don’t ‘slay’ overall as much as their choruses do, but they don’t fail either. The first couple of songs from 5 Seconds of Summer are actually pretty good (that tra...
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Jonathan Pryce, Keisha Castle-Hughes Head Up 'Game Of Thrones' Season Five Cast Additions

July 26th, 2014 7:22am EDT
Jonathan Pryce
Nine new actors and actresses have been added to the cast of Game of Thrones for the show's fifth season, and the new additions were announced at Comic Con on Friday in a new video shown during the panel for the hit HBO series.

Led by Welsh Tony Award winner Jonathan Pryce ("Glengarry Glen Ross," "Pirates of the Caribbean") and Oscar nominee Keisha Castle-Hughes ("Whale Rider," "The Nativity Story"), most of the new cast will play characters from the southern region of Westeros known as Dorne, which is governed by the Martell family.

According to HBO's press release, Pryce will play the H...
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Celebrity Birthdays - July 26, 2014

July 26th, 2014 7:00am EDT
Kate Beckinsale
Happy Birthday to:

Actress Kate Beckinsale (1973)

Actress Taylor Momsen (1993)

Actress Elizabeth Gillies (1993)

Actress Francia Raisa (1988)

Actress Miriam McDonald (1987)

Actor / director Abe Forsythe (1981)

Actress Mageina Tovah (1979)

The Voice Season 2 winner Jermaine Paul (1979)

Christian singer Rebecca St. James (1977)

Singer Wayne Wonder (1972)

Actress Olivia Williams (1968)

Actor Jeremy Piven (1965)

Actress Sandra Bullock (1964)

Actor Danny Woodburn (1964)

Actor Kevin Spacey (1959)

Actress Nana Visitor (1957)

Actress Susan George (1950)

English actress Helen Mirren...
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Check Out 'Noah' On DVD, Blu-ray & More July 29

July 26th, 2014 5:22am EDT
Noah
In a world ravaged by human sin, Noah (Russell Crowe) is given a divine mission. After having two dreams in which he sees the coming of a terrible flood that would destroy all life on earth, he is guided to build an ark in order to save creation.

But his plan to take his family and two of each of God's creatures to safety is hindered by the sinister Tubal-cain and his debauched army who are determined to join them.

Emma Watson, Jennifer Connelly, Ray Winstone and Anthony Hopkins also star.

During its theatrical opening in March, the film easily won the top slot at the box office, taking ...
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Nicki Minaj Defends Bootylicious NSFW 'Anaconda' Cover Art

July 25th, 2014 9:35pm EDT
Nicki Minaj 'Anaconda'
Nicki Minaj has left little to the imagination in a new photograph she's using as the cover art for latest single, "Anaconda."

The rapper shared the image on her Instagram page on Thursday, sparking a bit of backlash as she's featured wearing a pink g-string with her full booty on display (see video and the uncensored image on the next page).

The image incited dozens of angry tweets and comments on Instagram, but she's made it clear she doesn't care what anyone thinks by posting several other images where womens' bare backsides are shown but are "acceptable" in society.

One image is that...
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