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May 01

Clark Gregg on Comedy Central's "@Midnight". Clark Gregg guests on Comedy Central Show "@Midnight" in their segment FTW. The full title of the clip and the clip itself are NSFW.
Morena Baccarin is a deadly spy in Melissa McCarthy's new film. Great to see her film career taking off in a big way.

April 30

The Avengers are coming to Disney Infinity. Disney announced that several Marvel characters and worlds will be added to the game (including Lola!).
(SPOILER) Promo pics from the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season finale. 'Beginning of the End' will air on May 13th.
Ratings for last night's episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. The final ratings are in and 'Nothing Personal' got a 2.1/6 in the 18-49 demo.
(SPOILER) Discuss Serenity: Leaves on the Wind #4. We're now in the second half of Zack Whedon's mini-series.
(SPOILER) Watch the extremely tense promo for Agents of SHIELD 1.21 'Ragtag'. The second last episode of the season will air next week.
Danny Strong making directorial debut with "Salinger's War". Actor and highly prolific screenwriter Danny Strong (go, Jonanthan!) has written and will direct "Salinger's War," based on the book "JD Salinger: A Life" by Kenneth Slawensk.
(SPOILER) Discuss Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1x20 "Nothing Personal". This episode was written by Paul Zbyszewski and DJ Doyle. Cobie Smulders returns as Maria Hill.

April 29

Check out the trailer for a short film, The Portal, starring Tahmoh Penikett as a lost wizard. It's been screened at the LA Comedy Festival, and it looks like the producers are trying to make it into a web series.
Can S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Agent Ward be redeemed? TV.com looks at Ward's chances of redemption from a Buffyverse perspective. And there's a poll as well.
Neil Patrick Harris gets nominated for a Tony Award. He got it for his role in Hedwig and the Angry Inch.
Read Joss Whedon's Avengers emails in this month's Empire Magazine. The tongue-in-cheek emails form part of Empire's 300th "Director's Cut" issue.
(SPOILER) The opening scene from Agents of SHIELD 1x20 "Nothing Personal". Featuring a familiar guest star. If you're outside the United States, you can watch the clip on the Agents of SHIELD Facebook page.

April 28

Tahmoh Penikett to guest on CW's "Reign". The episode airs May 1st.
J. August Richards talks about Marvel, Agents of SHIELD and more. This is an exceptionally thorough interview. It's very good about J. August's early days, working on Angel and auditioning for the part of Mike Peterson. Other interviews in a similar vein can be found at HitFix, TVLine and EW.com.

April 27

Vampire Willow's costume from Dopplegangland features in Recycled Movie Costumes. "The outfit was used again on actress Lindsey Stoddart as Katie Ney in 2006 in an episode of Bones entitled The Man with the Bone."
(SPOILER) 'In Your Eyes' experience & interviews at the Tribeca Film Festival. Christian Ruvalcaba of Schmoes Know interviewed both Zoe Kazan and Brin Hill at Tribeca. More...
The Real History of Science Fiction - "Space" on BBC America. 'Firefly' was used as an example of the appeal of beaten up ‘dirty space’. Includes commentary by Nathan Fillion .

April 26

Joss Whedon's "In Your Eyes": Meet the Cast and Crew. WhoSay has a brief article with some of the cast and crew. It highlights five things you may not have known about each of them (Zoe Kazan, Michael Stahl-David and Brin Hill).
Trailer for 'In Your Eyes'. If you missed the news, the movie is now available for rent at Vimeo.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. - "The Cellist" by Bear McCreary. "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." composer Bear McCreary collaborates with cellist Eric Byers to create a solo cello performance for actress Amy Acker, for the episode "The Only Light in the Darkness." McCreary has also written extensive notes on the episode. More...
(SPOILER) Marvel releases official synopsis for Agents of SHIELD's first season finale. It's called "Beginning of the End", airs on May 13.

April 25

Marvel Chief Kevin Feige talks Avengers: Age Of Ultron. Kevin Feige discusses theories on whats coming up in The Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Happy Birthday, Gina Torres! 45 today, and still going strong!
Georges Jeanty panel report from WonderCon. At Wonder Con,Georges Jeanty discussed his time on Buffy Seasons 8-9, Serenity: Leaves on The Wind and his career
(SPOILER) Preview for Angel & Faith Season 10 #2. This issue will be out on May 7th.
Fran Kranz on Agents of SHIELD? - "We've talked about it". This and more can be found in Fran's enjoyable AMA from yesterday.
20 movie-based TV shows from best to worst. This worst to best list features a Terminator and a Slayer. Will the Chosen One be number one?

April 24

Clark Gregg's "Trust Me" has a new trailer. He's the writer and director with a terrific cast.
Sunderland University student set to give Buffy the Vampire Slayer talk. Sunderland University student Chloe Campbell has been invited to speak about feminism in Buffy at a conference in Chicago. An article about the show by her can be found here.
Joss talks with Empire about Avengers: Age of Ultron. "I'm having a blast with Ultron. He's not a creature of logic - he's a robot who's genuinely disturbed."
(SPOILER) French artist Stephanie Hans creates art teases next week's episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Executive producer Jeff Bell explains. It's the fourth piece in Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Art of Level Seven.
Fran Kranz on Huffpost Live. Fran Kranz will discuss his new offbeat detective comedy "Murder of a Cat" and all things Hollywood. Fran will be on Thurs. 4/24 at 2:30 pm EDT. Tweet lauren nicole mikler if you want to participate.
(SPOILER) Christos Gage's Slayalive Q/A for Buffy Season 10 #2. There are spoilers for upcoming stuff.
(SPOILER) Promo pics and description for Agents of SHIELD 1.21 'Ragtag'. The second last episode of the season will air on May 6th.
James Marsters has a new Kickstarter. He stars in a feature fantasy film called 'Dragon Warriors'.
(SPOILER) WonderCon 2014: Bill Paxton on Agents of SHIELD. Bill Paxton discusses what is coming up on the last episodes of the first season of Agents of SHIELD.
Lou Ferrigno say he's back to voice The Hulk in Avengers: Age of Ultron. Lou Ferrigno said at WonderCon '14 he will voice The Hulk in the Avengers sequel.

April 23

Studio System News interviews Brin Hill on "In Your Eyes". Drew Taylor for Studio System News interviews director Brin Hill on the Joss Whedon-scripted "In Your Eyes" which recently premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.
Dark Horse digital comics are 50% off this Friday through Sunday. They're having a sale to celebrate their third year offering digital comics. There's also a contest to win an iPad mini. And if you are on their newsletter list there's an additional 10% discount offered. A good time to stock up on old issues?
Ratings for last night's episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Now that the final ratings are in, "The Only Light in the Darkness" got a 1.9/6 in the 18-49 demo.
(SPOILER) Discuss Buffy Season 10 #2. Fetch your copy. Share your thinky-thoughts.
Robert Downey Jr tweets his first picture from the set of Avengers: Age of Ultron. Robert Downey Jr. poses with EP Jeremy Latcham on the set of The Avengers: Age of Ultron. Mark Ruffalo has added several set pics to his instagram account. More...
Felicia Day: using tech to create art. In related Felicia news, it was announced yesterday that she would be voice-starring in the animated feature adaptation of 'Chew'.
Clip of 'Showrunners' doc unveiled at Wonder Con '14. "...The first feature length film to explore the rising power of the TV showrunner and the behind the scenes process that goes into making a hit show."
(SPOILER) Promo for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1x20 "Nothing Personal". Cobie Smulders returns as Maria Hill.

April 22

(SPOILER) Discuss this week's episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. The episode is "The Only Light in the Darkness," written by Monica Owusu-Breen. Amy Acker guest stars as the cellist from Portland.
Zoe Kazan and Michael Stahl David discuss In Your Eyes. Crave Online has an interview with Zoe Kazan and Michael Stahl David from the Tribeca film festival.
Dark Horse unveils C2E2-exclusive Buffy cover. It's for the 2nd issue of season 10, by artist Aly Fell.
Seven dudes in distress who needed saving by damsels. Joss fans will appreciate #7 on this io9 list.
(SPOILER) How Whedon-esque is Joss Whedon's new film, In Your Eyes? Vulture speaks to the cast and crew about the movie.
(SPOILER) Amy Acker talks about guesting on Agents of SHIELD. Her episode airs tonight. Jeff Bell and Jeph Loeb talk about her appearance over at TV Guide.

April 21

(SPOILER) Film School Rejects review In Your Eyes. It seems not everyone is a fan.
(SPOILER) The 6 most Joss Whedon-y moments from 'In Your Eyes'. That's according to MTV News. What do you think?
Discuss 'In Your Eyes'. Joss Whedon and Brin Hill's movie went online yesterday, come tell us what you thought of it.
Trailer for Olivia Williams' new show, "Manhattan." The television drama is set during the building of the first atomic bomb in New Mexico. More...
In Your Eyes, $5 rental exclusively on Vimeo. Read more about it in these LA Times and Gigoam articles. And watch Joss' announcement as well.
(SPOILER) A clip from Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.19 "The Only Light in the Darkness". Does anyone else get an X-Files vibe from this?

April 20

WC14: Inside Dark Horse's "Whedonversity" with "Buffy" and "Serenity". Zack Whedon, Christos Gage and Georges Jeanty discuss Serenity and Buffy Comics for Dark Horse Comics.
WonderCon '14 panel "Strong Women And The Creators Who Empower Them". Georges Jeanty discusses what makes Buffy Summers a strong woman character in comics.
Angel's son gets hitched to a Gilmore Girl. Always thought Kartheiser sounded extremely professional in his commentaries and interviews. Nice to see two pleasant actors together. Hope it works out.
Trailer for "The Normal Heart," starring Mark Ruffalo. HBO movie, based on the play by Larry Kramer, directed by Ryan Murphy.

April 19

Firefly used as example in The Periodic Table of Storytelling. Story tropes are put into a very cool "periodic table" format. The "Rebellious Spirit" archetype is even given the trope name Mal! More...

April 18

Buffy the Vampire Slayer cast: then and now. US Weekly recaps each actor's career over the years.
'Orphan Black' and dream sequences. Dollhouse and Buffy the Vampire are used to explain BBC America's Orphan Black. Buffy the Vampire Slayer episode Restless is used as an example of dream sequences in media.
Oedipal themes in Angel: the Series. Pop Classics looks at vampire siring and Connor/Cordelia.
Listen to "Break Up" from Tony Morales' score for Joss Whedon-penned 'In Your Eyes'. Tony did some work on the Buffy Season 6 scores back in the day.
Happy Birthday Chloe Bennet. Ms. Bennet celebrates her birthday today.

April 17

Watch the first three minutes of Joss Whedon's 'In Your Eyes'. "Directed by Won't Back Down writer Brin Hill, In Your Eyes premieres Sunday at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival."
(SPOILER) Preview clip from next week's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode. It's 1x19 "The Only Light in the Darkness".
Dallas Comic-Con will have the full Firefly cast in attendance. It was posted back in March that they had most of the cast, but since then they've announced the remaining four will be coming. So it's a full set. More...
(SPOILER) Dark Horse July 2014 Solicitations. Buffy #5 and Angel & Faith #4 are released that month.
(SPOILER) Preview for Serenity: Leaves on the wind #4. This issue will be out on the 30th.
(SPOILER) Art for "The Only Light In The Darkness" revealed. This week’s gorgeous rendering was designed by Pascal Campion, an accomplished artist and animator. An upcoming villain is also discussed.
Which Poem Makes Tom Hiddleston Cry? Tom Hiddleston contributes to an anthology called "Poems That Make Grown Men Cry". He explains why Derek Walcott's "Love After Love" makes him cry. More...
Astronaut makes first ever Instagram selfie from the ISS, wearing a Firefly t-shirt. Astronaut Steve Swanson took the very first Instagram selfie in space. And just to show he's a big damn hero, he did it wearing a Firefly t-shirt. More...
Neil Patrick Harris chats about lead role in 'HEDWIG' on GMA. In these videos, watch NPH explain what the show is about, and how physically demanding the role is. He also shares what his kids think of seeing him in costume! More...
Angel's ten funniest moments. As compiled by Den of Geek.
Etch a Sketch Mal and Inara. French cartoonist Boulet made some etch a sketch firefly/Serenity pictures. And it's pretty awesome.(Also, River).
(SPOILER) Photos from Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s next two episodes. Cobie Smulders and Amy Acker are featured in these photos from upcoming episodes.

April 16

Interview with director Brin Hill for 'In Your Eyes'. Includes some background on Brin, along with a few tidbits about the making of the movie.
Happy birthday, Sean Maher! The good doctor and conniving villain turns 39 today.
Ratings for last night's episodes of Agents of SHIELD. The show's new episode got a 2.1/6 in the 9pm timeslot. The 8pm rerun got a 1.1/4. Once the final ratings come in later on today, the ratings may be adjusted up.
Elizabeth Olsen talks The Avengers: Age of Ultron. Olsen briefly discusses the secrecy surrounding Age of Ultron and how filming the movie compares to Godzilla (which she and Aaron Taylor-Johnson also star in).
(SPOILER) Promo for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1x19 "The Only Light in the Darkness". Amy Acker guest stars as the cellist from Portland. The episode airs April 22 at 8 pm in the US.
Discuss tonight's new Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode. It's titled "Providence" and was written by Brent Fletcher. It will air at 9 pm.

April 15

Set your DVR! Neil Patrick Harris will be on "Good Morning, America" Wednesday and Thursday. On April 16th, "Good Morning America" will air a segment featuring a Hedwig panel interview with Neil Patrick Harris and others. Then on Thursday, April 17 Neil will be live from GMA's Times Square studio to talk about his Hedwig role.
(SPOILER) Brett Dalton on last week's SHIELD reveal. An interview with Brett Dalton about last week's SHIELD episode.
Paul Bettany confirms Vision role in 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron'. Paul Bettany discusses the difference between voicing JARVIS and playing Vision in Avengers: Age of Ultron on Jimmy Kimmel Live.
M.A.O.S. Declassified: Episode 18. Series stars Clark Gregg and Ming-Na Wen along with Chief Creative Officer of Marvel Entertainment Joe Quesada and co-executive producer Paul Zbyszewski join Brett for a special panel episode.

April 14

Happy birthday, Sarah Michelle Gellar! Our Chosen One celebrates her 37th birthday today. More...
Neil Patrick Harris poses provocatively with snakes! He's doing promotion for Hedwig and the Angry Inch. (Perhaps NSFW) More...
All in a day's work for movie stunt people. The stunt work of Chris Evans' and Scarlett Johansson's stunt doubles are highlighted in this piece from CBS Sunday Morning News. More...

April 13

Joss Whedon's 'Fray: Future Slayer' is one of Amazon's Kindle Daily Deals. You can buy the eBook for $1.99. The same offer is available at Amazon.ca as well. More...
The format for a second season of Agents of SHIELD? Deadline says there's "talk that a pickup for Agent Carter may come along with a renewal for Marvel's freshman Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., with the new series possibly serving as a bridge between the fall and spring portions of S.H.I.E.L.D."
(SPOILER) Cobie Smulders brings Maria Hill back to Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. . Jeffrey Bell and Jeph Loeb discuss Cobie Smulders/Maria Hill's relationship to SHIELD and specifically the actors and characters of Agents of SHIELD. More...
Happy birthday, Nick and Kelly! Our Xander-shaped friend and his twin brother are 43 today.

April 12

Robert Downey, Jr. gets his own Twitter account. The quick witted Avenger has joined Twitter.
(SPOILER) Preview of next episode of Agents Of Shield. The opening from this coming Tuesday's episode,"Providence."

April 11

(SPOILER) Guardians of the Galaxy to set up Avengers 3. Director James Gunn mentions how The Guardians of the Galaxy film ties into the continuity of Marvel's The Avengers movies.
Dark Horse bring Buffy and Angel exclusives to WonderCon 2014. Lovely variant covers for the Buffy Season 10 titles.

April 10

Christian Kane Cast in TNT's The Librarians. His character is Jake Stone, an Oklahoma oil worker with an IQ of 190 and an encyclopedic knowledge of art history.
(SPOILER) Jeffrey Bell is interviewed about art work for "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" episode "Providence". Executive Producer Jeffrey Bell provides insight behind the promotional art for the eighteenth episode of the season.
Children of Tendu- Ep. 6: Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters. Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters guest on Jose Molina's podcast "Children of Tendu" about the job of television screenwriting. More...

April 09

(SPOILER) Where's the LGBT in the MCU? Spoilers for Captain America 2 and Turn, Turn, Turn. Brett White asks where is the LGBT representation in the MCU?
Bear McCreary on scoring Agents of SHIELD 1.17 "Turn, Turn, Turn". AoS composer, Bear McCreary, makes his first post of 2014 discussing how he created the music for the seventeenth episode of the season.
(SPOILER) Preview pages for Buffy Season 10 #2. The issue is out April 23rd.
(SPOILER) Alan Sepinwall reviews Agents of SHIELD "Turn, Turn, Turn". He says this is the "best episode so far," addresses some of his previous criticisms and talks about the show's future.
(SPOILER) Agents of SHIELD gets another big name returning. TV Line has news about the latest guest star for the sweeps.
Joss Whedon's direction for Avengers 2 inspired by The Winter Soldier? During the Empire magazine's film podcast, the Russo brothers reveal their work may have inspired Joss to make some changes for the anticipated sequel. Spoilers for Captain America: The Winter Soldier. More...
Ratings for last night's episode of Agents of SHIELD. The show got a 1.9/6 in the 18-49 demo.
(SPOILER) 'Agents of SHIELD' postmortem: Interviews about the events of "Turn, Turn, Turn" and beyond. This post contains massive spoilers concerning the plot twists and character developments in the most recent episode as well as speculation on future storylines. The main link goes to an EW interview with Jeff Bell and Jeph Loeb. Meanwhile Marvel has an interview with Brett Dalton.
(SPOILER) Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen talk Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Captain America. "It's all connected." Another interview with them about this week's episode can be found here at Comic Book Resources.
(SPOILER) Trailer for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Episode 1x18 - "Providence". A new guest star! And lots of fallout. Spoilers for those who haven't yet seen Captain America: The Winter Soldier (or, obviously, the most recent Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode, "Turn Turn Turn").
(SPOILER) Discuss this week's new Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode. The episode is titled "Turn, Turn, Turn" and was written by Maurissa Tancharoen and Jed Whedon. The plot connects to the events of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. SPOILERS for the episode and the movie are in this discussion thread. More...

April 08

Charisma Carpenter to guest on 'Lost Girl' in season 5. "In "Lost Girl" Season 5, "Buffy" actress Charisma Carpenter (Cordelia Chase) is joining the fae-tastic cast as a guest star. Carpenter will be playing a character by the name of Freyja, who's well-known in mythology as the most renowned of the Norse goddesses."
Geek & Sundry adds Amber Benson's new show 'Morganville: The Series'. The digital media firm announced Monday the start of principal photography in Texas on Morganville: The Series, a web series based on the Morganville Vampires novels by Rachel Caine. Amber Benson stars as the founder of Morganville.
Hulu is already streaming Agents of SHIELD "Turn, Turn, Turn". Tonight's episode popped up in my Hulu+ queue this morning. I assume it's a mistake that might get corrected sometime soon, so good luck. I just watched it and it's an amazing companion to Winter Soldier. ETA: The episode is now offline.
Enver Gjokaj to guest on "Rizzoli And Isles". He will have a multi-episode arc in Season 5.
Sony announces Drew Goddard as the director of 'Sinister Six' movie. He is also writing the film announced back in December, which will focus on the villains of the Spider-Man universe. More...
Nathan Fillion hints at a Guardians of the Galaxy role. At St. Louis Comic-Con, the actor drops a hint that he is in the film. More...
(SPOILER) Major character returns for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season finale. Comic Book Resources has news of a pretty major returning guest star in the final episode.

April 07

Win tickets to see Jane Espenson at Genre Smash! in Los Angeles on April 15th. News about this event was posted the other day but we now have five pairs of tickets to give away. So if you're interested, send an email to whedonesque@gmail.com with the subject "Jane" and we'll pick the winners randomly tomorrow.
European premiere of 'Lust for Love' this Thursday in London. Dichen Lachman will be at the Q&A afterwards.
"Marriage and the Movies: A History" - a new online film course taught by Jeanine Basinger. Joss Whedon was her student at Wesleyan. The course is free.
Change to the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. US schedule for April 15. This week's episode "Turn, Turn, Turn" will repeat at 8 PM next week followed by a new episode, "Providence," at 9 PM. Adjust your DVR accordingly.
The SGU Podcast interviews James Marsters. The 15 minute long interview starts around the 45 minute mark of the show, they discuss Buffy, his career, his favorite books and science.
Diego Gutierrez returns to the supernatural in From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series. Joss Whedon's former assistant and the writer of Buffy's "Normal Again", has written the second episode ("Blood Runs Thick") of Robert Rodriguez's new Horror series.
(SPOILER) Dichen Lachman appears on Shameless. She appears in the post-credits scene of tonight's Shameless season finale. Link contains spoiler video, photos, and text for the Shameless season finale.

April 06

(SPOILER) Film reveal retools TV's 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'. The article talks about the changes in the final six episodes for Agents of SHIELD as a result of the reveals in Captain America: Winter Soldier.

April 05

Times for screenings of 'In Your Eyes' during Tribeca Film Festival. The sales of tickets haven't started yet, though.
Nikki Reed talks about the new Joss movie 'In Your Eyes'. She told Teen Vogue that she had a wonderful experience and that "[Joss] had a specific vision in mind when he was writing this character, so it's an honor that he could picture me in that."
(SPOILER) Explaining Captain America: The Winter Soldier's post-credits scenes. Vulture breaks down the two post credit sequences in Captain America. They explain that Joss Whedon directed the first post credit sequence and what it means for The Avengers: Age of Ultron. More...
D.B. Woodside 'Suits' up. The former Principal Wood will have a multi-episode arc in the fourth season of the USA series.
Special encore of this week's episode of Agents of SHIELD tonight. TheFutonCritic inform us that "The End Of The Beginning" is being aired again tonight, after Cap 2 being released in the US, plus has the titles for episodes 1.19 and 1.20 up.
Chiwetel Ejiofor eyed to play villain in next James Bond movie. According to The Wrap, "multiple individuals familiar with the project" have told them that Ejiofor - our very own Operative - is a candidate for the villainous role in Bond 24.

April 04

Happy Birthday Robert Downey Jr. Our favorite genius, billionaire, playboy, philanthropist turns 49.
Jane Espenson is coming to Genre Smash. The Writers Guild Foundation hosts a series of talks featuring screenwriters best known for their genre work, and Jane will be the next guest. It will be held April 15 at the NerdMelt Showroom in Los Angeles. More...
(SPOILER) Cold open for next week's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." Agent Garrett enjoys some classic rock.
Scarlett Johansson talks Age of Ultron. "Nothing's getting cleaned up and tied up in a big, red shiny bow in "Avengers 2." It's complex, and the universe is expanding even more." She also discusses Avengers and Captain America 2 among other things. Chris Evans also gave a interview with Inquirer about The Avengers sequel. "There's a real sense of comfort and confidence not just in Joss, but in the whole Marvel clan, a sense of comfort that what you are working on and what you are giving so much of yourself [to] is going to pay you back with a quality film."
(SPOILER) A roundup of Captain America and Agents S.H.I.E.L.D. links. First, what's next for Agents of SHIELD After Captain America: The Winter Soldier? The cast and crew of discuss their reaction to the movie and their plans for the show. Second, Badass Digest has a theory on the identity of the Clairvoyant.

April 03

'Agents of SHIELD' first-look art teases Clairvoyant reveal. This is quite nifty. Kudos. Spoilerish if you haven't seen this week's episode.
ECCC14: J. August Richards panel. CBR has a panel report from J. August Richards' ECCC panel where he talked Angel and Agents of SHIELD.
(SPOILER) Victor Gischler's Slayalive Q/A for Angel & Faith #1. Discusses the first issue and there may be some subtle hints at things to come.
Alyson Hannigan talks birthday crafting. A two-part talk-show excerpt in which she talks about her birthday, her husband's crafting skills versus her own, and the ending of that show she's been in since Willow days.
(SPOILER) A little more information on how Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ties in to Captain America. Some information from the film appears in the text and a clip here. Nothing major. Marvel's PR (Agent M) says you can watch one without seeing the other, but they go together "like chocolate and peanut butter." On the other hand, the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. showrunners have a nice interview with TVGuide in the aftermath of this week's episode (many spoilers for that) where they hint at things to come but keep all their secrets. For now.

April 02

Ratings for last night's episode of Agents of SHIELD. The episode got an 2.0/6 in the demo.
(SPOILER) Discuss Angel & Faith Season 10 #1. A fresh beginning for our heroes! The new team is made of writer Victor Gischler and artist Will Conrad.
Vote for the 250 greatest sci-fi and fantasy moments of all time. This'll feature in an upcoming issue of SFX Magazine. There's several Whedonverse moments you can vote for and you can write-in your choice if you don't see it listed.
Thirty Whedonverse WTF moments. There's some good choices in this Total Film list.
(SPOILER) Epic promo for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1x17 "Turn, Turn, Turn". This episode will air next week.
(SPOILER) Discuss this week's new Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode. This week's episode is "End of the Beginning" and was written by Paul Zbyszewski. It's the first of 7 episodes without a break.

April 01

(SPOILER) J. August Richards breathes life into Deathlok. The actor talks about becoming Deathlok in 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'! Promotional artwork for his character can be found here and here.
(SPOILER) Promo pics from Agents of SHIELD 1.18 'Providence'. Are these a lot better than the usual ABC promo pics? Yes. Are they very spoilery? Yes. Are there SHIELD coffee mugs? Yes.
Angel gets listed on WatchMojo's top 10 4th wall breaks in TV. Find out where our favourite vampire with a soul appears on the countdown. More...
Hawkeye and Hulk get 'Avengers 2' spotlight, says Feige. Feige promises that the two characters we have not seen since the last Avengers movie will have large parts in Age of Ultron. Also says that he would love to do a solo Hulk film with Mark Ruffalo. In related news, Kevin talks about Joss Whedon's collaborative working process at joblo.com.
The multi-level stereotypes of The Cabin In The Woods. Cabin in the Woods is movie of the week at The Dissolve. More...
Television Without Pity shuts down this week. I post this news because for years TWOP was my go-to archive of Buffy recaps.
The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. showrunners talk with The Hollywood Reporter. "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D" resturns tonight on ABC, and executive producers Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tanchareon talk to the Hollywood Reporter about ratings, the development of the show, and what to expect in the final seven episodes of the season.
Fran Kranz guests on 'Dallas'. A familiar face on this week's episode. More...



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