Author: Rick Ceballos

With the success of Don Mancini’s “Chucky” series at SYFY, new blood seemed inevitable. Stars Jennifer Tilly and Brad Dourif will be joined in season 2 by some pretty impressive talent. Many of the new actors are people who have previously worked with series star Tilly. The most notable additions are Gina Gershon and Joe Pantoliano, who costarred with Tilly in the film “Bound.” Also coming to the show is Jennifer’s sister Meg Tilly, who is also an accomplished actor and writer. Sutton Stracke, one of the stars of “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” is also on cast for season…

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Following the untimely passing of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins last March, band has announced a pair of concerts to honor his memory. Dozens of legendary musicians will be involved. As of now, there will be two shows happening this fall, with one in Los Angeles and the other in London. Proceeds for both shows will be going to charities in Hawkins’ name. FooFighers.com It is completely unsurprising that people are lining up to join these tribute shows. Hawkins and bandmate Dave Grohl have long reputations as being some of the nicest guys in rock music. Both the London and…

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Sony Pictures has announced a live-action film based on the “Gran Turismo” video game series. Neill Blomkamp (Oats Studio) will direct. After the success of “Uncharted,” Sony is likely eager to put out more adaptations of games they own. We already have “The Last of Us” series coming to HBO with Pedro Pascal. What makes this announcement strange is that “Gran Turismo” doesn’t have…y’know..a plot. The whole game is just racing, buying cool cars, and more racing. The Last Racecar Driver How do you solve the problem of making a game with no story into a movie? You copy another…

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Toymaker NECA is releasing an exclusive figure for San Diego Comic-Con 2022 (SDCC) based on the upcoming “The Munsters” film. The announcement came via NECA and Rob Zombie’s official social media accounts. NECA’s figure is not one of the main cast members. Instead, it’s of a more obscure character. This exclusive will be Zombo, a character who only appeared in one episode of the original 1964 show. Louis Nye as Zombo on “The Munsters” CBS and Kayro-Vue Productions If you don’t know Zombo, he was a TV personality in the vein of Svengoolie or Vampira. In the olden days, such…

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Unlike most other “Lord of the Rings” games, “The Lord of the Rings: Return to Moria” will be focused on dwarves. Rather than dragon fighting or hunting orcs, players will be creating a home to call their own and make mighty armor to beat down invaders. Free Range Games is developing the title. From the official announcement, players will “take control of a company of Dwarves tasked to reclaim the lost spoils from the Dwarven homeland of Moria-known as Khazad-dûm or Dwarrowdelf-in the depths below their very feet. Their quest will require fortitude, delving deep into the Mines of Moria…

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