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'Stranger Things' is coming back; here's the first trailer

'Stranger Things' is coming back; here's the first trailer

The nostalgia-heavy, small-screen blockbuster Stranger Things returns to Netflix with a new season on Oct. 27 - just in time for a pre-Halloween weekend binge session. Netflix unveiled the trailer for the upcoming season of the breakout hit at C...
Updated: 11 hours ago
This week in pop culture: Celeb marriages, baby news and arrests

This week in pop culture: Celeb marriages, baby news and arrests

Married: Fantastic news, everyone. Fantastic Four co-stars Kate Mara and Jamie Bell tied the knot during a top secret wedding ceremony over the weekend. Mara posted the news to Instagram with a photo of the couple kissing with the caption "Nuptials."...
Published: 07/21/17
Shark Week 2017: Michael Phelps races a shark and other must-see specials

Shark Week 2017: Michael Phelps races a shark and other must-see specials

It's that time of year again. No, not back to school month or geek convention season -- it's Shark Week. For almost 30 years, Discovery Channel has brought fascinating and educational stories about those sharp-toothed fish that make us afraid to go i...
Published: 07/21/17
William Shatner, 'Vampire Diaries' and 'Stranger Things' stars coming to Tampa for MegaCon

William Shatner, 'Vampire Diaries' and 'Stranger Things' stars coming to Tampa for MegaCon

If you were disappointed when William Shatner canceled his appearance at last year's inaugural MegaCon Tampa, cheer up: Star Trek's original captain is scheduled to appear at this year's MegaCon Tampa, running Sept. 29 to Oct. 1 at the Tampa Conventi...
Published: 07/20/17
Review: 'Midnight, Texas' overloads on supernatural, lacks luster

Review: 'Midnight, Texas' overloads on supernatural, lacks luster

There is a cemetery full of great supernatural shows out there. Unfortunately, Midnight, Texas isn't one of them. The new drama from NBC mixes a gaggle of creatures of the occult -- witches, vampires, psychics and even angels -- and crowds them into ...
Published: 07/20/17
Emma Watson asks the Internet to find her lost rings

Emma Watson asks the Internet to find her lost rings

Help find Emma Watson's precious. The Harry Potter star has lost three of her rings, one of which was a gift from her mother, and is asking social media to help track them down. "Reward for information leading to the return of rings lost Sunday 16th ...
Published: 07/19/17
Actor John Boyega calls out 'Game of Thrones' for lack of diversity

Actor John Boyega calls out 'Game of Thrones' for lack of diversity

There's a problem in Westeros. And it isn't Ed Sheeran. John Boyega has called out Game of Thrones for its lack of diverse characters in his latest GQ interview. "There are no black people on Game of Thrones. You don't see one black person in Lord of...
Published: 07/19/17
Review: 'Ozark' is heavy on prestige, light on fresh concepts

Review: 'Ozark' is heavy on prestige, light on fresh concepts

By the end of Ozark's first episode, Jason Bateman's Marty has witnessed multiple murders and is scrambling to placate the powerful drug lord he's been laundering money for. Netflix's new crime drama isn't the next Breaking Bad or Bloodline. But in t...
Published: 07/19/17
Two new Harry Potter books set to be published this year

Two new Harry Potter books set to be published this year

LONDON -- Two new books from the Harry Potter universe are set to be released as part of a British exhibition that celebrates the 20th anniversary of the launch of the series. The British Library's Harry Potter exhibition, "A History of Magic," ...
Published: 07/19/17
Report: Singer R. Kelly accused of holding Polk County woman in abusive 'cult'

Report: Singer R. Kelly accused of holding Polk County woman in abusive 'cult'

An aspiring Polk County singer is among half a dozen young women being kept, "brainwashed" and abused in a sort of "cult" maintained by music star R. Kelly, according to an investigation by Buzzfeed News that published today. The accus...
Published: 07/17/17