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Jane Foster Is Becoming an Asgardian Valkyrie in Her New Marvel Series Jane Foster Is Becoming an Asgardian Valkyrie in Her New Marvel Series

During Jane Foster’s time as Thor, Asgardian goddess of thunder, she accomplished a number of things the Odinson never could and proved to the universe that her inherent heroism made her every bit as worthy as anyone who’d ever wielded Mjölnir before. In the time since Jane hung up her cape and helmet, she’s been…

The Creators of BoJack Horseman Are Taking Flight with Tuca & Bertie The Creators of BoJack Horseman Are Taking Flight with Tuca & Bertie

Lisa Hanawalt’s distinct style is one of the things that makes BoJack Horseman’s anthropomorphic animal characters so approachable. There’s just something deeply relatable about watching a pigeon-person pecking at breadcrumbs on the ground. But if a show about an alcoholic horse actor isn’t your speed, Hanawalt’s got…

Sesame Street's Elmo and Cookie Monster Are Bringing Respect to Game of Thrones and Westworld Sesame Street's Elmo and Cookie Monster Are Bringing Respect to Game of Thrones and Westworld

Hey, kids! You wanna see Cersei Lannister casually peer pressure Sesame Street’s Elmo into drinking? How about Cookie Monster teaching two robots who believe themselves to be human that sharing is caring? Of course you do.

Mission to Zyxx's Third Season Is Bolder and Taking the Piss Out of Star Wars in the Freshest Way Mission to Zyxx's Third Season Is Bolder and Taking the Piss Out of Star Wars in the Freshest Way

In its third season, Mission To Zyxx—a sci-fi/improv comedy podcast about a squad of spacefaring ambassadors traveling around the galaxy on various diplomatic missions—is changing. With lore that’s getting deeper with each episode, the series is becoming bigger and more ambitious, all while staying true to its…

The Gifted's Been Canceled, Bringing the Age of Fox's X-Men Closer to Its End The Gifted's Been Canceled, Bringing the Age of Fox's X-Men Closer to Its End

As uneven as Fox’s X-Men movies have always been, with The Gifted, the studio seemingly found a way to tell a thoughtful story true to the X-Men’s origins as disenfranchised freedom fighters struggling to carve out a place for themselves in the world. After one excellent season, and a so-so followup that ended on a…

DC Universe Drops Its First Cryptic Swamp Thing Teaser Amid Reports of Production Woes DC Universe Drops Its First Cryptic Swamp Thing Teaser Amid Reports of Production Woes

Out of all of DC Universe’s live-action comic book adaptations, Swamp Thing’s been the most shrouded in mystery, which is appropriate given its otherworldly subject matter. Aside from casting news, there’s been little detail about what the series might look like, but today, DC Universe suddenly dropped the first…

Showtime's Halo Series Has Found Its Master Chief Showtime's Halo Series Has Found Its Master Chief

When news first broke about Showtime’s live-action series based on Microsoft’s Halo franchise, one of the more surprising details was that the show would revolve around the video game franchise’s hulking Spartan warrior whose face is never actually revealed, because he never removes his helmet. See that face up there?…

In Dark Phoenix's Final Trailer, Jean Grey Sings Her Swansong

With Dark Phoenix, Fox’s years-long X-Men franchise is coming to an end and, judging from the film’s final trailer, the conclusion to Jean Grey’s story is going to be as devastating as it is long overdue.

High Life's Claire Denis and Robert Pattinson Dissect the Film's Messages About Prison High Life's Claire Denis and Robert Pattinson Dissect the Film's Messages About Prison

Claire Denis’ High Life is a film you have to go into while in the right frame of mind in order to even begin understanding it. As discombobulated as the first viewing might leave you feeling, it also ends in a way that urges you to go back and watch it again with a more discerning, adjusted perspective now that…

American Gods Borrowed Some Magic From the Marvel Cinematic Universe This Week

Picture it: A group of ancient gods walk into a bar to put on a variety show, and two of the deities—the oldest and the youngest—have a falling out of epic proportions. A question similar to “what were you the god of, again?” is posed in an alley, and all hell breaks loose. This sort of stuff happens on American Gods…

Game of Thrones' New Opening Credits Show How Dire Things Have Become in Westeros Game of Thrones' New Opening Credits Show How Dire Things Have Become in Westeros

Each season of Game of Thrones has featured an animated opening credits sequence that provide an excellent overview of the general state of the show’s universe. The sequences have shifted and evolved from season to season, but the new opening that debuted during for the season eight premiere was so drastically…

Breaking Down Hellboy's Cryptic Post-Credits Scenes Breaking Down Hellboy's Cryptic Post-Credits Scenes

Neil Marshall’s Hellboy is a reboot that does the source material little justice in terms of the quality of the adaptation, but it is jam-packed with nods and references to the comics, one of which suggests that, at least in theory, there might (have) been plans for future films.

In the First Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Trailer, a New Jedi Hero Rises In the First Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Trailer, a New Jedi Hero Rises

At this year’s Star Wars Celebration the creative team behind Respawn’s upcoming Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order took to the stage to debut the game’s first trailer and discuss Star Wars’ newest Jedi: Cal Kestis.

Westworld Welcomes Lena Waithe to Season Three Westworld Welcomes Lena Waithe to Season Three

Westworld’s last season ended with the power dynamics between the titular park’s human guests and cybernetic hosts shifting in a radical way as the inorganic beings moved forward on their path to wrestling freedom from their creators. But for the show’s next season, the cast is getting larger in order to tell even…

This is How Earth Drinks Are Becoming part of Star Wars Canon This is How Earth Drinks Are Becoming part of Star Wars Canon

The Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge attractions coming to Disney’s theme parks are designed to look and feel as if you’ve stepped right into a world filled with all manner of alien creatures from far-off star systems and space wizards waving their laser swords about with reckless abandon. But part of Disney’s plan to make …

J.J. Abrams Discusses How General Leia and Carrie Fisher Live on in The Rise of Skywalker J.J. Abrams Discusses How General Leia and Carrie Fisher Live on in The Rise of Skywalker

Carrie Fisher’s sudden death in 2016 surprised the entire world, but it hit the Star Wars fandom particularly hard given the actress’ connection to the franchise and the plans for General Leia Organa’s involvement in future films. After initial uncertainty whether Fisher would appear in Episode IX, it was eventually…

Janelle Monáe Brought Her Vision of the Future to Coachella Through Music and Fashion Janelle Monáe Brought Her Vision of the Future to Coachella Through Music and Fashion

All it takes is listening to a few tracks of Janelle Monáe’s music (or watching her music videos) to grasp hold of the multifaceted, Afrofuturistic energy coursing through nearly every aspect of the artist’s work. For her set at this year’s Coachella, though, Monáe made a point of making sure that her numerous costume…

A Brief Guide to Shazam's Surprising Mid-Credits Character A Brief Guide to Shazam's Surprising Mid-Credits Character

Like all modern superhero movies, getting the full effect of Warner Bros.’ Shazam requires that you sit through a few minutes of credits in order to see a scene featuring hints about things that might come to pass in future sequels or other films set in the shared universe.

Senator Kamala Harris Invokes Avengers: Infinity War to Defend Net Neutrality Senator Kamala Harris Invokes Avengers: Infinity War to Defend Net Neutrality

Democratic Senator and Presidential hopeful Kamala Harris is a fan of superhero films, and has been known to use them to illustrate ideas related to her various political platforms. Following Congressman Michael Doyle Jr.’s (D, Pa.) Save the Internet Act making it through the House in a 232-190 vote, Harris took to…

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