Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Around The Net

  • New Stan Lee Characters Head To The Hub NetworkThe Daily Blam

    As part of a broad licensing arrangement for “Stan Lee’s Mighty 7,” a new comic book series from the man behind so many Marvel legends, A2 Entertainment and Lee’s POW Entertainment announced plans for a feature film based on the superheroes to premiere next year on The Hub TV network. The partners hope the film will be the springboard for a regular TV series, writes Pietro Filipponi, reporting from the Comikaze Expo in Los Angeles.  The “Mighty 7” comic book, by the way, is published by Archie Comics.  Yes, that Archie.   ...Read the whole story

  • The Big Debate: Stewart vs. O'Reilly, Oct. 6Time magazine

    Comedy Central’s Jon Stewart and Fox News Channel’s Bill O’Reilly will take to the Internet Oct. 6 for a 90-minute debate that will cost viewers $4.95. Half of the proceeds from what’s being called “The Rumble in the Air-Conditioned Auditorium” will go to “very worthy charities,” according to O’Reilly, as quoted by Time’s Sarah Kneezle.  The event will take place at George Washington University in the nation’s capital ...Read the whole story

  • How Actors Prepare For The EmmysEW.com/Inside TV
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