The Immortal Kevin Fitzpatrick was born and raised in New York City, and that doesn't make sense. Kevin wears many hats, including actor, editor, and writer, but never yellow. The best things in life are Back to the Future, beets, Firefly and The Venture Bros. When not picking apart the minutia of pop culture in film and TV, Kevin can usually be found RIGHT BEHIND YOU.
Kate McKinnon and Lin-Manuel Miranda Lead New Netflix ‘Magic School Bus’ Trailer
Buckle up, the next generation of The Magic School Bus has arrived. The iconic kids’ show Rides Again with a first trailer for the revamped series, featuring SNL favorite Kate McKinnon as a new spin on the famous Ms. Frizzle, with a special guest role for Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda.
‘Rick and Morty’ Boss Calls Adult Swim ‘Game of Thrones’ Jab ‘Tragically Tacky’
Regardless of your feeling on Sunday’s Game of Thrones finale, Rick and Morty kept the fire burning with an Adult Swim jab at the show’s writing. Bosses have since come forth to distance themselves from the network bumper, and co-creator Dan Harmon now claims the bit was “tragic…
Robert Zemeckis’ Live-Action ‘Jetsons’ TV Series Lands at ABC
Meet George Jetson, ABC. A proposed live-action TV comedy take on The Jetsons from Back to the Future boss Robert Zemeckis officially has a future at ABC with a put-pilot commitment.
ABC Scuttles ‘Little Mermaid’ Live Musical Plans Until 2018, If Ever
Live network musicals are still pretty hit and miss, and some don’t get the chance to have their voices heard. Case in point, The Little Mermaid will remain under ABC for the time being, cancelling October plans for a live adaptation.
HBO Hack Was Seven Times Bigger Than Sony’s, FBI Now Involved
Hacking scandals are everywhere these days, and a recent HBO attack that allegedly leaked Game of Thrones scripts and several comedy episodes may be bigger than feared. Sources say the data extends to many more times what Sony suffered in 2014, and is now being investigated by the FBI.
Long-Lost ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Confirms Season 7 Return
From Jaqen to The Hound, Game of Thrones isn’t one to leave us hanging forever. That’s why fans expect a certain fan-favorite will row ashore in Season 7, and the actor in question has now seemingly confirmed we’ll see them soon.
‘Rocko’s Modern Life’ Returning to Nickelodeon for ‘Static Cling’ Special
Well, you can’t let a title like Rocko’s Modern Life feel outdated. The fan-favorite Nickelodeon wallaby and all his friends are coming back for a new one-hour special, as Static Cling reunites the classic cast and crew.
‘DuckTales’ Rewrites History in First Disney XD Reboot Clips
Now that we know the prolific cast behind Disney XD’s DuckTales reboot, it’s time to put them to work. Solve some mysteries and rewrite history with our first clips from the new reboot, complete with Huey, Dewey, Louie, Donald and Uncle Scrooge.
Adam West, TV’s ‘Batman,’ Dies at 88
We’ve lost one of comic and TV culture’s most enduring favorites, as original Batman star Adam West has passed away. The smooth-voiced star became iconic for his portrayal of the ‘60s Caped Crusader, earning a place in the pop culture pantheon over the decades.
‘Animaniacs’ Reboot in Development With Steven Spielberg
The antics of Yakko, Wakko and Dot were timeless enough that an Animaniacs revival feels long-overdue. The three may just get loose from the Warner tower yet again, as reports suggest Warner Bros. animation is tooling around with a new Animaniacs, once again guided by Steven Spielberg.
‘DC Super Hero Girls’ Animated Series Hitting Cartoon Network in 2018
The heroes of Titans and Young Justice aren’t the only DC hitters getting an overhaul from Warner Bros.; the DC Super Hero Girls are headed to high school as well. Cartoon Network has commissioned a new 2018 series returning Wonder Woman, Supergirl and Batgirl from a series of online shorts.
‘SNL’ Recreates ‘Hallelujah’ Cold Open With Trump, Scarlett Johansson
Well, there’s no telling what politics will look like when SNL resumes this fall, but a season oriented around Trump was bound to send him off in style. So it was, that Saturday’s season finale called back to Kate McKinnon’s moving “Hallelujah” with a cold open pay…