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2017 Writers Guild Awards Winners Announced

Many folks know about the SAG Awards, the Screen Actors Guild Awards. There’s lots of hoopla surrounding it, lots of stars dressed up in designer clothes, a red carpet and fawning correspondents. Some of you might even watch the ceremony. But did you know there are also major industry awards given out by the Writers […]


LitStack Review: Born With Teeth by Kate Mulgrew

Born With Teeth:  A Memoir Kate Mulgrew Little Brown and Company Release Date:  April 14, 2015 ISBN 978-0-316-33431-0 In the summer of 1975, I spent a week in bed suffering from some unnamed ailment that kept me weak and listless.  While I normally never watched television during the day, out of sheer boredom I switched […]


Gimbling in the Wabe – When the Cigarette Doesn’t Burn

The other day I was watching the latest episode of a dramatic television series that I had found surprisingly good: well realized plot, intriguing development, strong acting, great look.  Yet as the season progressed, I found myself becoming increasingly disillusioned with it, less on the convolution of the complex story line and more with what […]


“Ancillary Justice” Optioned for Television

Ann Leckie has got to be riding on top of the world right now.  Her debut novel, Ancillary Justice, not only gained critical and popular success, but it won the Hugo Award, the Nebula Award, and the Arthur C. Clarke Award for best novel and tied for a BSFA Award, and has generated huge amounts […]


First Look: ‘Game Of Thrones’ Character, The Mountain

From The Huffington Post: “Game of Thrones” fans, take a good hard look at The Mountain. The most pirated show of 2013 won’t be back on the air until spring, but its newest cast member, Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, took to Instagram to reveal a character photo. Björnsson will play Gregor “The Mountain” Clegor, The Hound’s […]


Syfy to Turn ‘The Wizard of Oz’ Into a Dystopian Battlefield

File this one under “Oh Lord” From The Huffington Post: Move over, “Sharknado”: Syfy is taking on “The Wizard Of Oz” and this time, it’s getting twisted. According to Deadline, director Timur Bekmambetov is teaming up with the network for a miniseries project, titled “Warriors Of Oz.” Described as a re-imagining of the classic story […]


New ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 3 Trailer

There’s an extended “Game of Thrones” trailer to get you that much more excited for Season 3. Who knew 20 seconds could be so cool? Need more “Game of Thrones” Season 3? Check out these dragon ads, the original Season 3 trailer and the first episodic pictures.