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The Last Ship’s Travis Van Winkle Sets Sail for MCM Manchester Comic Con

The Last Ship’s Travis Van Winkle Sets Sail for MCM Manchester Comic Con
The latest guest to join the line-up for next month’s MCM Manchester Comic Con is US actor Travis Van Winkle, star of TNT’s post-apocalyptic drama The Last Ship. Based on the novel of the same name by William Brinkley (Don’t Go Near the Water), the series is set in a future devastated by a global viral pandemic, which has wiped out 80% of the world’s population. Only one US naval ship – the fictional USS Nathan James... 

Skip to the End and the NFTS interview MCM London Comic Con guests

Skip to the End and the NFTS interview MCM London Comic Con guests
As part of this year’s MCM London Comic Con coverage, our podcast partners Skip to the End, along with students from the prestigious National School of Film and Television, have been recording exclusive interviews with some of the convention’s exciting guests at a new stage on the show floor. In case you missed their videos on our YouTube site, here’s a run-down of their work from the weekend. In Episode 1, the podcasters caught... 

Save the cheerleader: first trailer for ‘Heroes Reborn’ released

Save the cheerleader: first trailer for ‘Heroes Reborn’ released
Almost an entire year after announcing that Heroes would be returning with a brand-new 13-part miniseries, NBC released a painfully short 15-second advert for Heroes Reborn, shown during Sunday’s Super Bowl XLIX. Surrounded by snow-topped mountains, a young girl in suitably weather-appropriate clothes raises her arms to summon a probably unscheduled Aurora Borealis appearance. A familiar face (Noah Bennet from Heroes, as played by Jack... 

TNT’s The Librarians at New York Comic Con

TNT’s The Librarians at New York Comic Con
With day two of NYCC underway, our intrepid reporter Bryan Cooney was on hand to meet the cast of the new TNT series, The Librarians. Based on the series of films that began in 2004 and starred Noah Wyle (E.R. And Falling Skies) as Flynn Carsen an ordinary man who is hired as librarian but what he doesn’t realise is that the library has been in operation for centuries and is in fact the home of a collection of mythical and magical objects such... 

One Giant Leap – Moon Landing Miniseries Coming to TNT

One Giant Leap – Moon Landing Miniseries Coming to TNT
A new drama miniseries recounting the story of the first moon landing is currently in development at TNT, Deadline has revealed. Titled One Giant Leap, the upcoming show is being adapted from a book by journalist Leon Wagener about Neil Armstrong and his historic journey. No news has yet emerged regarding broadcast dates or casting for the series: what we do know, however, is that the scripts are being written by award-winning writer/director Al... 

TNT Nears Pilot Order for Live Action Teen Titans Series

TNT Nears Pilot Order for Live Action Teen Titans Series
With the surge of interest in comic-inspired TV shows like Arrow, The Flash, Gotham and Constantine, it should come as little surprise that US television networks have shown themselves keen to pounce on new proposals for superhero stories. After recent reports of an upcoming Supergirl series conceived by Greg Berlanti (Arrow, The Flash, Green Lantern) and Ali Adler (The New Normal, No Ordinary Family, Glee), the latest show idea to surface is a live-action... 

Falling Skies Panel with Seychelle Gabriel and Sarah Carter

Falling Skies Panel with Seychelle Gabriel and Sarah Carter
Seychelle Gabriel (Lourdes) and Sarah Carter (Maggie), both took to the stage for the panel of sci-fi’s Falling Skies. Taking place six months after an alien invasion leaves the planet devastated, Tom Mason becomes the second-in-command of the 2nd Massachusetts Militia Regiment, a group of civilians and fighters fleeing post-apocalyptic Boston. Having a fantastic reception worldwide a second season has already been put into motion ready for June... 

Falling Skies Stars Seychelle Gabriel and Sarah Carter at May Expo

Falling Skies Stars Seychelle Gabriel and Sarah Carter at May Expo
  Further to the recent guest announcements made by Stuart Claw and Granny Gertrude on The MCM Buzz podcast, The MCM Buzz is pleased to announce that two of the stars of the hit TNT series Falling Skies, Seychelle Gabriel (Princess Yue – The Last Airbender, Asami Sato – The legend of Korra) who plays Lourdes and Sarah Carter (Alicia Baker – Smallville, Shaina – Final Destination 2) who plays Margaret, will both be guests at this May’s... 

Can Spielberg name keep Falling Skies flying high?

Can Spielberg name keep Falling Skies flying high?
AFTER months of promotion – including a spot during this year’s Superbowl – TNT’s sci-fi series Falling Skies hit US TV screens. It seems, for the moment, that all that hard work has paid off with the show opener drawing some 5.9 million viewers – the highest for a premiere in 2011. So what can be said about the debut? Well, it’s definitely a slow-burner. Things aren’t explained in great detail. Maybe they... 

Falling Skies TV spots aired

Falling Skies TV spots aired
NOAH WYLIE has always been a lifesaver. Not content with his years as Dr Carter on ER he’s now Tom Mason, the leader of a human resistance against invading aliens in sci-fi series Falling Skies. Brought to us by TNT and executive-produced by a certain Mr Spielberg, the first trailer that dropped was suitably impressive, however it was difficult to see Wylie as an action man. As expected, with Spielberg on board, it boasts big effects, strange... 
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