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Robert De Niro Is the Best Intern in The Intern

The trailer for Nancy Meyers's The Intern is here; it's a masterclass in how septuagenarians can be top-notch interns, and best friends. Robert De Niro is essentially the Michael Jordan of interns: He's classy, a little bit sassy, and his vast array of frowny-but-smirky facial expressions is in high gear... More »

Duke vs. Wisconsin: Predictions for X-Factors Who Will Swing NCAA Championship

Role players don't win championships. We can pretend the Steve Kerrs and Robert Horrys matter as much as the Michael Jordans and Shaquille O'Neals, but reality tells a far different story. Without the Jordans and O'Neals being superb...Show More Summary

DVD Review: Ride The Pink Horse hints at the great director Robert Montgomery might have become

As an actor, Robert Montgomery was primarily known for such urbane comedies as Here Comes Mr. Jordan and Mr. & Mrs. Smith. But when he turned to directing in the late 1940s, his taste ran toward film noir, though the genre hadn’t yet been given a name. Show More Summary

The Weird History of the "Ashcan Copy"

2 months agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Last month, an incredibly rushed and slapdash TV version of Robert Jordan’s fantasy series The Wheel of Time was shown late at night on the FXX cable channel. It was confusing. It wasn’t part of an ongoing series, it was only a half-hour...Show More Summary

GREEN LANTERN Writer On HAL's New, Ring-Free Direction for June - SPOILERS

Hal Jordan trades in his GL ring for a gauntlet (no, not THAT one) in GREEN LANTERN by writer Robert Venditti.

Theater: This "Parade's" Gone By With Jeremy Jordan

PARADE IN CONCERT 1/2 out of LINCOLN CENTER It's been a rough few months -- at least commercially -- for composer Jason Robert Brown and actor Jeremy Jordan. Other projects have not fared as well as they surely hoped. So it must have...Show More Summary

Producers Of That Wheel Of Time TV Pilot Are Suing Robert Jordan's Widow

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

A week ago, a pilot episode for a Wheel of Time TV show aired at 1:30 in the morning on the cable channel FXX. And its producers, Red Eagle Entertainment, explained it was basically to hold onto the rights past their Feb. 11 expiration date. But now, they've sued Harriet McDougal, the widow of author Robert Jordan. Read more...

Wheel Of Time's Randomly Aired Pilot Leads To Awkward Lawsuit

The Wheel of Time pilot, adapting Robert Jordan?s epic Wheel of Time fantasy series, aired on FXX at 1:30 a.m. ET earlier this week, garnering raised eyebrows and harsh talk from Jordan?s widow Harriet McDougal. And now it?s at the center of a heated lawsuit between McDougal and the production company that put it together. Click To Continue Reading

Red Eagle suing Robert Jordan's widow

3 months agoGenres / Fantasy : The Wertzone

Red Eagle Entertainment, producers of the widely-panned Wheel of Time "pilot" informercial, have decided to alienate the few remaining Wheel of Time fans who didn't despise them by suing Robert Jordan's widow for 'slander'. The textShow More Summary

'The Last Five Years' feels a bit stage-bound

3 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

"The Last Five Years," starring Anna Kendrick, Jeremy Jordan and their powerful pipes, plays like a Broadway musical, because basically it is a musical. A very distinctive Jason Robert Brown musical, albeit the run was off-Broadway. With clever lyrics, contemporary music, and a playful...

Unauthorized Wheel of Time Pilot Aired on FXX

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : technabob

Back in the day, I loved to read the Wheel of Time novels by Robert Jordan. Five or six massively thick books into the series they became rather tedious and I eventually lost interest. I’ve always…

The Real Story About That Wheel Of Time Pilot That Aired Last Night

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The Wheel of Time by Robert Jordan is one of the most popular book series of all time. So you'd think the first episode of a TV version would air with massive fanfare... so why did the pilot air in the middle of the night instead ? We reached out to the producers and found out why. Read more...

Uh, Did FXX Just Secretly Air A Pilot For A Wheel Of Time TV Show?

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Well, the FXX Network aired something related to Robert Jordan's bestselling fantasy series last night. Subtitled "Winter Dragon," no one seems to know what exactly it is. A failed pilot? A stealthy promo to drum up interest? Something else? As we investigate, ODeck's Nicole has an excellent breakdown of... whatever it is. Read more...

Dragonmount founder Jason Denzel sells fantasy trilogy to Tor Books

Tor.com announced today the upcoming release of the Mystic trilogy by Jason Denzel, longtime Robert Jordan fan and found of Wheel of Time megasite Dragonmount. On first glance, Denzel’s trilogy appears to be in the classic ’80s mould of epic fantasy that will be sure to appeal to fans of Jordan, Katharine Kerr, and Terry... Show More Summary

Julia Roberts to Produce and Star in a Feature Film About the Mighty BatKid Based on the Documentary ‘Batkid Begins’

4 months agoHumor : Laughing Squid

photo by Jordan Strauss for Associated Press According to Deadline, actress Julia Roberts has acquired the rights produce and star in a feature-length film adaptation of Batkid Begins: The Wish Heard Around the World, a touching documentary by filmmaker Dana Nachman that explores and celebrates Miles Scott (aka “BatKid“) and his Make-A-Wish Foundation adventures throughout […]

Lakers make many lineup changes, will start rookie Jordan Clarkson

4 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Coach Byron Scott made wholesale changes to the Lakers' starting lineup, benching Wesley Johnson, Ed Davis and Ronnie Price in favor of rookie Jordan Clarkson, Ryan Kelly and Robert Sacre for Friday's game against the San Antonio Sp...

Jeremy Jordan Covers Celine Dion's Classic Power Ballad 'It's All Coming Back To Me Now' - VIDEO

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Broadway boy Jeremy Jordan, whom you may recall from his performances in Newsies, TV's musical comedy Smash or the upcoming film adaptation of Jason Robert Brown's seminal musical The Last Five Years, gave us all a late Christmas present (or...

NBPA appoints Schlachter as first ever Chief Marketing Officer

NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts today announced that Jordan Schlachter, the Executive Vice President for The Marketing Arm's sports marketing and sponsorship consulting practice, has been appointed as the NBPA's first ever Chief Marketing Officer ("CMO").

Wheel of Time Companion Guide set for 2015 release

The official companion guide for Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time series will be released in November 2015. “The story of The Wheel of Time spans fifteen books, but the fantasy world which that story resides within is more complex and detailed than even those books could relate,” describes the official announcement on Tor.com. Show More Summary

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