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.
‘Stranger Things’ Creators Sued for Plagiarism
Stranger Things wears many influences on its sleeve, but one in particular may land it in hot water. Creators Ross and Matt Duffer now face a lawsuit claiming Stranger Things is derived from short film Montauk, whose creator claims to have pitched them the project in 2014.
The ‘Stranger Things’ Plagiarism Lawsuit May Already Be Over
Stranger Things suffered yet another legal setback on the road to Season 3, but has the monster already been slain? New evidence seemingly precludes the possibility that Stranger Things was cribbed from a similar short film, and may invalidate the case.
‘Westworld’ Reveals New Details of Season 2’s ‘Shogun World’
Now that the Shogun’s out of the bag, Westworld is finally opening up its samurai-themed park. New intel on the mysterious “Park 2” promises even more violent ends for those violent delights, especially for a “true connoisseur of gore.”
‘Game of Thrones’ Gendry Confirms Expanded Season 8 Role
Game of Thrones has a million characters to service, so we weren’t surprised when Gendry’s grand return amounted to little. Thankfully, star Joe Dempsie now confirms that Robert Baratheon’s blacksmithing bastard will have a much more prominent role in the final season.
‘American Gods’ Season 2 Officially Recasting Gillian Anderson
Out with the old, in with the New. No one was surprised American Gods underwent additional shakeups in the wake of Bryan Fuller’s exit, but how does one replace Gillian Anderson? Season 2 reportedly has a meta plan in place for a new Media.
Anjelica Huston Might Join ‘American Horror Story’ Season 8
Two more iconic women may be joining the ranks of American Horror Story Season 8. Not only has Dynasty legend Joan Collins reportedly joined the cast, but creator Ryan Murphy suggests none other than Anjelica Huston may join 2018’s frights.
Netflix Conjures First Look at New ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’
Who knew the first look at Netflix’s horror-tinged Sabrina reboot would be so adorable? See for yourself, as the character’s Chilling Adventures don’t look nearly so chilling in set photos of Kiernan Shipka and our new Harvey.
‘Stranger Things’ Bosses Slam ‘Meritless’ Plagiarism Lawsuit
Don’t think a Stranger Things lawsuit will turn the Duffer brothers upside down. The pair have responded to allegations the breakout Netflix drama was cribbed from a Montauk short, calling the lawsuit “completely meritless.”
‘Friends,’ ‘Seinfeld’ or ‘Cheers’ Won’t Get Revivals, Says NBC
If Will & Grace didn’t kick in the TV revival door, Roseanne certainly blew it off the hinges. There’s still a few major TV revivals to ponder, but NBC brass now say Seinfeld or Friends will never happen.
‘Stranger Things’ Is Coming to Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights
Well, if we can’t have fresh Stranger Things this year, Universal Studios is going to bring us the next best thing. The theme park will feature the Upside Down as part of its Halloween Horror Nights this year, as designed by the creators themselves.
Report: ‘The Stand’ Miniseries Coming to CBS All-Access
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before, but a new adaptation of Stephen King’s The Stand may be moving forward. Reports indicate the years-delayed adaptation may have found a home at CBS All-Access under New Mutants director Josh Boone.
Netflix’s ‘Sabrina’ Won’t Cross Over With ‘Riverdale’
Where once it seemed all our supernatural Riverdale dreams might come true, Netflix’s Sabrina has broken that spell. Despite the latter being designed as a spinoff, showrunners confirm the two series will be sticking to their own separate universes.