‘Enormous’ Teaser Trailer – The Giant Monster Webseries

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Giant monsters are all the rage these days. First we had Guillremo Del Toro's Pacific Rim last summer, the Godzilla remake is about ready to stop all over the planet in May and now we have a teaser trailer for the webseries Enormous from Machinima. Here's the … [Read more...]

Amazon May Be Raising Prime Rates, But There Are Ways Around That

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Like Netflix, Amazon has committed to streaming original programming, which for Amazon Prime members is free to use. But with the latest shake down of Netflix by Comcast and other ISPs for preferential traffic, it may be that their recent 25% increase in the annual … [Read more...]

Movie Voice Legend Hal Douglas Has Passed On

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By Danny F. Santos Hal Douglas is instantly recognizable and yet if you passed him on the street, you'd never know him. That's because while you may not have known his face, you've heard his voice a hundreds of times in Hollywood trailers. At 89, Douglas has passed on due to complications … [Read more...]

Jennifer Lopez-backed channel offers to buy Fuse TV: Bloomberg

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(Reuters) Latino-focused cable network NuvoTV has made an offer to buy Madison Square Garden Co's Fuse TV for more than $200 million in cash and stock, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter. The offer from NuvoTV, in which pop singer Jennifer Lopez owns a minority stake, … [Read more...]

Robert Rodriguez Wants to Take Over TV

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Director Launches El Rey Network with From Dusk Til Dawn TV Show Premiere By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Tonight at 9PM ET, Robert Rodriguez' El Rey Network will premiere it's first original drama based on Rodriguez iconic vampire film "From Dusk, Til Dawn."  And with it, comes a new way of … [Read more...]

Comcast lobbyist Cohen meets his match in FCC’s Wheeler

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By Alina Selyukh and Liana B. Baker - WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) Comcast Corp's top lobbyist David Cohen is known to be a savvy political operator, having pushed through the No. 1 U.S. cable operator's landmark acquisition of media giant NBC Universal in 2011. But when it comes to getting … [Read more...]

Disney in talks to buy YouTube network Maker Studios: report

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) Walt Disney Co is in talks to buy Maker Studios, potentially valuing the fast-growing developer and publisher of YouTube entertainment videos at half a billion dollars or more, tech blog Re/code reported on Tuesday, citing anonymous sources. If the deal goes through, it … [Read more...]

Comcast Gains Rights to Show House of Cards

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Cable Subscribers don't need Netflix Subscription By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When Comcast's internet division throttled Netflix traffic in order to force the streaming video site to pay for the privilege of providing a competitive service to their internet subscribers, it seemed like brutal … [Read more...]

Game of Thrones Producers: Show to End in Season 7 or 8

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Back in January, HBO gave us our first look at fourth season of Game of Thrones. It's kind of amazing to think this show is going on to its fourth year since it feels like only yesterday that Ned Stark lost his head. With that trailer, certain questions started … [Read more...]

UPDATED! First Full Image of Grant Gustin as CW’s The Flash Emerges

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UPDATE: First full body image can be seen below. Pilot starts filming next week By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When Grant Gustin did a two part guest stint on the CW's Arrow a few month's back, DC comics fans were thrilled because he was playing Barry Allen, and with it, we got a quick … [Read more...]

Fox executive raises questions on Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger

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By Liana B. Baker (Reuters) One of the top executives of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has raised questions about Comcast's potential dominance of the U.S. broadband Internet market if regulators allow its $45.2 billion merger with Time Warner Cable to be completed. Speaking at an investor … [Read more...]

CBS may go online, cut off its broadcast signal if Aereo prevails: CEO

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(Reuters) CBS Corp Chief Executive Officer Leslie Moonves said the No. 1 rated broadcaster could offer its content directly to consumers over the Internet and cut off its traditional broadcast signal if the Aereo video streaming service is deemed legal. Major broadcasters are challenging Aereo … [Read more...]

HBO Releases New Game of Thrones Trailer and 4 Episode Synopses

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Oh Game of Thrones, how I have missed you! HBO has graced us with another trailer for the epic series and giving us just a little more information on what we can expect with the new season. On top of that, they released some new synopses for the first four episodes … [Read more...]

Doctor Who Update: The New Master and More

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) With the hype building around the new series of Doctor Who, speculation is mounting that Eastenders actor Steve John Shepherd has been cast as the Master. Indeed, ever since Shepherd - who left the BBC soap last year - revealed on Daybreak that he had a big project … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus Reads Romantic Texts

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) This is pretty hilarious... there's this new app for the iPhone, the BroApp, that lets guys send cute little romantic texts to their sweethearts (yeah, barf!) when they're too busy. Well, Jimmy Fallon had Norman Reedus, Daryl on The Walking Dead, read some of these … [Read more...]

Roku Introduces Chromecast Killer

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Updated Streaming Stick to offer streaming HD Video from the Web By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When Google introduced Chromecast, a streaming stick that plugged into your TVs HDMI port and brought you the Internet, it was honest that while the new technology was initially short on capability, … [Read more...]