Comic Con

'Battlestar Galactica' Fans Pay Tribute To Richard Hatch, Who's Died Aged 71

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Battlestar Galactica’ fans have paid tribute to the original show’s lead actor Richard Hatch, who has died aged 71. Richard played Captain Apol...

10 Amazing Things You Need To Know About Wonder Woman

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Wonder Woman is back on our screens for the first time in 37 years, after the mind-blowingly awesome trailer for the 2017 release was released at the ...

Five Nerdy Podcasts for Your Ear Hole

Chanda Gohrani | Posted 27.05.2017 | UK Entertainment
Chanda Gohrani

Comic Con is here once again! It's like Christmas and Halloween rolled into one and I've finally got my badge, thank the Old Gods and the New. For three days, I'll witness bat shit crazy outfits, gawk at some of my favourite sci-fi/ fantasy stars (I'm looking at you Dominic Cooper), and enjoy free food! Ha! what's not to love?

Why Is Gaming More Popular Than Music and Film?

George Taylor | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Tech
George Taylor

Gaming has always been popular, but this has increased exponentially over the last few years. Whereas gaming was once seen as 'geeky' and 'uncool,' nowadays, geeky IS cool. You can blame the huge rise of comics and 'cosplay' conventions such as Comic Con for contributing to this massive change in perception.

Jesse Eisenberg Clarifies Controversial 'Genocide' Remarks

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Jesse Eisenberg has clarified controversial remarks he made earlier this week, where he compared appearing at Comic-Con to genocide. The actor, who...

ISIS Is Facing An Existential Threat

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- The Islamic State is facing an existential threat. Having routed much of Syria and Iraq, and withstood a prolonged bombing campaign by the...

Notice Anything Unusual About Courtney's Captain Marvel Costume?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 12.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Courtney Stodden certainly turned heads when she put in an appearance at Comic-Con over the weekend, with her unusual take on Captain Marvel's attire....

Gillian Anderson Tells Us What She Can About 'The Fall' And 'X Files'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

Gillian Anderson has spoken about possible plans for a third series of 'The Fall', the record-breaking series which has seen an upturn in the sale of ...

Batman, not Birdman, meets the RSPB!

James Christie | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
James Christie

You wouldn't think Batman would have much to do with The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB), but knowing that Michael Keaton recently st...

No Farewell to Leicester Square, but Au Revoir to Earls Court

James Christie | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
James Christie

My book's in the British Library, but it's only one among millions. My face is on the cover, though half-unseen, so I walk in line with my fellow travellers and together (Supermen, Spidermen and the odd Sontaran), we slowly gain entry to the hall.

Royal Ramblings Meets Marcus 'Buff' Bagwell

Danny Stone | Posted 19.12.2014 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Bagwell was certainly full of energy and excited about his comeback, you can be sure that his return to the UK and US scene will make an impact...

Mad Max First Footage Leaves Audience Gasping

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Mad Max' fans have been whooping with glee after the first footage of the rebooted franchise was revealed at Comic Con yesterday. 'Mad Max: Fury ...

Cumberbatch For The Batmobile?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch was undoubtedly the star of the show on the first day of Comic-Con 2014, where he was happy to talk all things ‘Sherlock', ‘P...

The Simpsons and Family Guy: A Match Made in Hell

Matt Clough | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Matt Clough

It isn't just that Family Guy is a rival series that makes this move so emblematic of The Simpsons' slide. Al Jean, one of the few remaining staff writers who has been with the show from the beginning (albeit off and on), has referred to Family Guy as "derivative", and numerous sly accusations of plagiarism have made their way into recent episodes.

London Comic Con - A Pop Culture Petting Zoo

Klara Damlin | Posted 20.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Klara Damlin

Nerds will be nerds, and I have always been one of them, I foolishly thought when putting some spray-dye in my hair and skipping towards the train on a sunny Sunday afternoon. My grand expectations of beautiful cosplay displays (especially the steampunk ones) and cute kawaii-fans offering free hugs were soon shattered.

Elijah Wood's Not-So-Cunning Disguise From Fans

WENN | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Actor Elijah Wood attempted to avoid crowds of fans at Comic-Con in San Diego, California last weekend by walking around the sci-fi convention wearing...

Big Bang Fan Gets Surprise Trip To Space

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 16.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

One big fan of The Big Bang Theory got more than she could possibly have hoped for when she attended the panel of her favourite TV show at America's c...

Peter Jackson Hints At Third 'Hobbit' Film

PA | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Peter Jackson has fuelled rumours he will make a third Hobbit film. The director had planned to release his adaptation of JRR Tolkien's book as two...

FIRST LOOK: Johnny Depp

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

"There comes a time, kemosabe, when man must wear mask." Johnny Depp made a splash at the San Diego Comic-Con - and he was not even there. John...

Olivia Munn - Daily Show Correspondent, Sitcom Star, Babe, Scarecrow Enthusiast?

Ben Falk | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK Entertainment
Ben Falk

In America, Olivia Munn is a star. That's not the case here yet, despite her showing in E4 comedy Perfect Couples, in which she plays control freak/se...

Doctor Who Episode Controversy - Is He Allowed To "Save" Hitler?

Posted 25.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

Doctor Who fans are used to their favourite Time Lord getting into all sorts of dubious goings-on, but even they may be forced to ponder his motives i...

Charlize Theron Goes Sheer-shirted At Comic-Con | Posted 24.09.2011 | UK Style

One of the stars who caught our eye at Comic-Con this year is Charlize Theron. We're assuming she caught several eyes in fact, given she turned up in ...

The Doctor Who Stars Who Really Believe In Aliens | Posted 24.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

DOCTOR Who stars Matt Smith and Karen Gillan have revealed they both believe there is life on other planets....

'Godfather' Of Film Unveils His Vision For The Future Of Filmmaking

Posted 24.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Francis Ford Coppola is turning big-screen movies into a live experience. The filmmaker showed an audience at the Comic-Con f...

Ginnifer Goodwin And Freida Pinto Wear Fluorescent Yellow To Comic-Con | Posted 23.09.2011 | UK Style

Two of Hollywood's leading ladies were spotted sporting the neon trend at Comic-Con over the weekend and we have to admit, fluorescent yellow has neve...