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Bad Robot Taps BBC Executive to Oversee Television

J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot has tapped BBC exec Ben Stephenson to oversee its television operations.

Stephenson has headed drama development for BBC since 2009. He’s been responsible for such series and miniseries as “Sherlock,” “The Missing,” “Luther,” “The Honorable Woman,” “Call the Midwife” and “Top of the Lake” — all of which have been successfully exported to the U.S. 305 more words

News

Lost partially explained

Former Lost writer and producer, Javier Grillo Marxuach has written an essay regarding thestructure and creation of Lost. 151 more words

TV

Star Trek reboots to give us simple stories, the cartoons we like.

Summary:  Films show who we are, our dreams and fears. Today Locke Peterseim compares Star Trek Into Darkness to the original TV show, showing how we’ve changed during the past 5 decades. 3,541 more words

Book & Film Reviews

80's Anime Star Wars is awesome

Unlike many around me I’m not enthused or unhappy about new star wars movies, I’m sure there will be fun in them and something worth seeing but I’m simply not enthused, what i am enthused by is the fandom that surround’s it however, this piece of animation Took 4 years to make over weekends by animator Paul Johnson and it shows with every loving reference to the X-Wing/Tie Fighter series of games. 41 more words

Movies

Film Rewind: Regarding Henry (1991)

I can’t help but usually find myself intrigued when an actor attempts to genre hop. Known for sticking to one type of performance in an attempt to guarantee continued success, watching their abilities stretched to play the new role against expectations is more often than not an enjoyment. 553 more words

WIMI SHORTS- EVERYTHING WORTH KNOWING, VOL 31

1st LOOK AT EISENBERG AS LEX

So there you go. Jessie Eisenberg with no hair. Lex Luthor ladies and gents.

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WIMI SHORTS

Star Wars Celebration 2015 Announces Full Schedule

This years Star Wars Celebration will take place April 16-19 in Anaheim, CA, offering 250 out of this world events!

Check out the full schedule for this year’s celebration after the jump. 2,575 more words

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