Friday’s Funny Feature – Megadeth’s Holiday Album With Jenny Lewis


By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) We ran this last year, but it's so funny, I decided it needed to come back. Famous thrash-metal band Megadeth have released a Holiday album, just in time for Christmas! And it features singer/actress Jenny Lewis. Merry Christmas and enjoy your weekend! … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction To The New Batman V Superman Trailer


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Next spring we'll be getting not one, but two superhero vs. superhero films with Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice and Captain America: Civil War. Of the two, I'm looking forward to Civil War the most, but I have put in a good eight years into Marvel, so it's not … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction To The Teaser For New Batman V Superman Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There's a quick teaser for the new upcoming trailer for Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. I'll admit that going in depth for something that isn't even a complete scene and has no context isn't fair but there's enough to say about how Warner Bros. is approaching … [Read more...]

A Look Back On Back To The Future Day!


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Wednesday October 21, 2015 was the day Doc Brown and Marty arrive in the future in Back to the Future: Part 2 (1989), and to celebrate, everyone got in on the action. Everyone. Not only were there merchandise tie-ins, like the Nike self-lacing shoes, but even … [Read more...]

Conan O’Brien’s talk show to stay at TBS through 2018

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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) Comedian Conan O'Brien will continue his hosting gig on his late-night TBS talk show through 2018, the Time Warner Inc cable network said on Wednesday. O'Brien, 51, who moved to Turner Broadcasting System's TBS channel in 2010 to host "Conan" after an acrimonious departure … [Read more...]

Guardians of the Galaxy Trailer Analysis


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Marvel fans have waited a long time to catch a glimpse of Guardians of the Galaxy and the first official trailer did not disappoint. Premiering on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, the preview is funny and also does a good job of introducing the five new protagonists. … [Read more...]

CBS gives Late Show host David Letterman two-year extension


(Reuters) U.S. television network CBS has extended its contract with late night talk show host David Letterman through 2015. Letterman's "Late Show with David Letterman has earned nine Emmy Awards during the 20 years it has aired on the broadcast network, a unit of CBS Corp. "There is only one … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – JJ Abrams Takes Audience’s Star Wars Suggestions

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Friday's Funny Feature is Star Wars-centric... While promoting the new Star Trek Into Darkness on Jimmy Kimmel Live, JJ Abrams takes audience suggestions about Star Wars: Episode VII. Similar to the bit Jimmy did with Harrison Ford taking audience members' … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Harrison Ford Won’t Talk Star Wars

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) I remember my excitement when our own James DeRuvo called me up about the news that Disney was buying Lucasfilm late last October, and Star Wars Episode VII was already announced for release in 2015. After Star Trek Into Darkness' JJ Abrams jumped onboard to direct, … [Read more...]

TV host Jimmy Kimmel to host Emmy Awards

(Reuters) - Late-night American television host Jimmy Kimmel will host this year's Emmy Awards in September, the awards show organizers said on Monday. The host of talk show "Jimmy Kimmel Live" will helm the Emmy Awards to be held in Los Angeles on September 23. "I hope to be able to do for … [Read more...]

Kimmel’s new pranks-on-kids video a hit


LOS ANGELES, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Comments on YouTube have been generally positive about U.S. comedian Jimmy Kimmel's collection of videos of kids opening gag gifts from their parents. The unsuspecting youngsters display a wide range of tears, umbrage and overall negative emotions when opening … [Read more...]

‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ to tribute Uncle Frank


HOLLYWOOD, Sept. 3 (UPI) -- ABC TV's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" will devote a show to Frank Potenza, Kimmel's uncle who was featured on the show for nine years until his death last month. Tuesday night's show will highlight "Uncle Frank" comedy pieces and interviews with celebrity personalities such as … [Read more...]

Kimmel’s ‘Uncle Frank’ dies at 77


LOS ANGELES, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Jimmy Kimmel's real-life uncle, Frank Potenza, who Kimmel featured in comedy bits on his late-night Los Angeles talk show, died Tuesday, ABC said. He was 77. "It is with great sadness that the staff and crew of 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' mourn the loss of 'Uncle Frank' … [Read more...]