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  • Here's the 10-minute reel that convinced ABC to make new Muppet show

    Here's the 10-minute reel that convinced ABC to make new Muppet show

    The new version of "The Muppets" show might be a lot different from the variety series that premiered back in the 1970s, but the new mockumentary version (that mimics the style of "The Office" and "Modern Family," complete with cutaways to character interviews talking directly into the camera)...

  • A talk with Evangeline Lilly, the most competent character in 'Ant-Man'

    A talk with Evangeline Lilly, the most competent character in 'Ant-Man'

    Although audiences are probably meant to root for Scott Lang in "Ant-Man," it's hard to not want Hank Pym to just give his Ant-Man suit to the character who most deserves to wear it -- his daughter Hope Van Dyne.

  • Exclusive premiere of "From Dusk Till Dawn" Season 2 posters

    Exclusive premiere of "From Dusk Till Dawn" Season 2 posters

    Inspired by the cult classic vampire flick from 1996 starring Quentin Tarantino and George Clooney, "From Dusk Till Dawn" the TV series continues the story of the bank-robbing Gecko brothers and their encounters with a pack of vampires south of the border. We've got the first look from the new...

  • Why that new 'Ant-Man' hero may not be dead after all

    Why that new 'Ant-Man' hero may not be dead after all

    Though "Ant-Man’s" primary purpose may be to introduce audiences to the titular shrinking superhero via a redemption story wrapped in a heist movie, Scott Lang and Hank Pym are not the only Marvel heroes introduced in the film. Another massive comic book character was introduced, and her arrival...

  • 'Xena: Warrior Princess' could return to TV as NBC series

    'Xena: Warrior Princess' could return to TV as NBC series

    "Xena: Warrior Princess" is trying to fight its way back to television, led by executive producers Rob Tapert and Sam Raimi, who helped shape the original show.

  • Sid and Marty Krofft are back with 'Mutt & Stuff': 'We go with our heart'

    Sid and Marty Krofft are back with 'Mutt & Stuff': 'We go with our heart'

    Sid and Marty Krofft have been to more Comic-Cons than they can count, starting at some of those first early meetings in San Diego, always with the hope that they could connect their brand of entertainment with like-minded people.

  • Jaimie Alexander on being naked, tattooed and alone in Times Square for 'Blindspot'

    Jaimie Alexander on being naked, tattooed and alone in Times Square for 'Blindspot'

    Thor's best warrior, Jaimie Alexander, has a new project that involved being stuffed naked in a bag and discovered mind-wiped in Times Square. We chatted with Alexander about her new main gig uncovering the past in "Blindspot," and also got a few details on Lady Sif's new streetwear look in "Agents...

  • Even before 'Ant-Man,' Hollywood has loved to shrink its stars

    Even before 'Ant-Man,' Hollywood has loved to shrink its stars

    In the new Marvel superhero fantasy "Ant-Man," Paul Rudd plays a man who shrinks to insect size and battles evildoers with the help of his ant army.

  • Comic-Con 2015: L.A. Times photo booth, Polaroid style

    Comic-Con 2015: L.A. Times photo booth, Polaroid style

    In homage to San Diego Comic-Con, The Times' Hero Complex set up a studio inside the convention for stars to have their photos taken, including with a Polaroid Land Camera from the late '60s. Eschewing a flash and using only San Diego sunlight to illuminate each subject, here's a collection of...

  • Happy birthday to Disneyland, and to Tomorrowland's forgotten pig

    Happy birthday to Disneyland, and to Tomorrowland's forgotten pig

    Today, Disneyland's Tomorrowland is populated with characters from "Star Wars," "Toy Story" and, increasingly, figures from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But long before there were meet-and-greet sessions with the likes of Captain America or Thor, Tomorrowland was home to a different sort of critter.

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