Have a happy Halloween from Xfinity Asia, and if there are no parades, clubs or parties in store for you, here’s some TV to catch up on instead this week.
Posts Tagged Joss Whedon
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” might be a mouthful of a show title, but it’s also quite descriptive. The top-secret Joss Whedon project tells the story of a team of agents in the Marvel law enforcement agency S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division) tasked with investigating strange and unknown phenomenons around the world.
A movie-size blockbuster is a rarity on the small screen, the Super Bowl aside, but “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D” boasts the pedigree to make a run at it.
Clark Gregg thought his Marvel movie character, Agent Phil Coulson, was dead. It certainly seemed that way after Coulson was tragically killed in battle in the “The Avengers” movie, prompting… More
By Jethro Nededog Joss Whedon thinks it’s high time we marvel at those who can’t fly or break through walls unscathed. His new series for ABC, “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,”… More
Some might find it strange that Joss Whedon’s first movie since “The Avengers” — his 2012 megahit about a team of Marvel Comics superheroes — is an independent adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing.” But it makes perfect sense to him. The man who created TV hits like “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and its spinoff “Angel” says his dramas all have a bit of the Bard in them.
Right now the broadcast networks are feverishly fashioning their fall prime-time schedules. Some 104 pilots are being screened by execs and test audiences, with just one-third expected to pass muster and become series for the 2013-14 season.
NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – NBC entertainment chief Paul Lee says he has fast-tracked a Joss Whedon series based on “S.H.I.E.L.D,” the Marvel comics peacekeeping agency featured in “The Avengers” and… More
The “Firefly” saga consists of 14 TV episodes, one big-screen movie and the undiminished passion of the space Western’s fans, stars and producers.
This week’s Comic-Con themed episode of “Castle,” “The Last Frontier,” may be the show’s funniest. It’s also a love letter to not only sci-fi, but the fans who love it…. More