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The Boys showrunner Eric Kripke has voiced some of the restrictions the crew had to face while filming the third season of the hit superhero show — including how safety precautions prevented drinking water on the set. “I find it really difficult,” Kripke told Deadline. “This is definitely not my favorite production experience. It’s no one thing, but it’s
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WARNING: The following contains spoilers for One Piece Chapters #1015 & #1016 by Eiichiro Oda, Stephen Paul and Vanessa Satone, available in English now from Viz Media. As One Piece’s “Wano” arc approaches its climax, the forces allied against Kaido and Big Mom find themselves in despair following the former’s pronouncement that he has defeated Luffy. However, Momonosuke
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The influence of Star Trek stretches into some surprising corners of pop culture — places that fans wouldn’t normally associate with such a bright and optimistic franchise. But Gene Roddenberry always envisioned the show as smart science fiction engaging with strong ethical issues, which in turn made it easy to imprint on other sci-fi properties
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The Simpsons‘ Lenny Leonard and Carl Carlson are two of Springfield Nuclear Power Plant’s workers. Introduced in the show’s first season, the pair were portrayed as background characters at Homer’s work, usually appearing together in minor roles. They often played into gags at the Power Plant, essentially serving as Homer’s chief work friends and sounding
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The classic shojo series Fruits Basket is about one girl’s relationship with an entire cursed family, the Sohma family, and the twelve Chinese zodiac animals that they represent. Although Tohru Honda had suffered considerable losses recently, such as the death of her mother Kyoko, she is in good spirits and is never truly alone. RELATED:
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Some characters in the world of anime are ideal role models for young viewers, often shonen protagonists or shojo heroines with noble aspirations and model personalities. Other times, though, a major or minor character might rub everyone else the wrong way and quickly get on their nerves. And there’s no shortage of these characters. RELATED:
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The series finale of Dexter is notoriously controversial, but several seasons before the show’s conclusion, another contentious ending rocked its audience. Understandably, the events of the last episode of Season 4 aggravated more than a few. Rita, Dexter’s kind-hearted and patient wife and the mother of his infant son, was murdered in cold blood by
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Akira Toriyama’s Dragon Ball remains one of the biggest anime series of its kind, and even those who are completely oblivious to anime are likely still familiar with Dragon Ball. Toriyama’s exciting shonen series has steadily grown to become a more hyperbolic demonstration of power, and it’s ridiculous to consider how strong characters like Goku have
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WARNING: The following contains spoilers for Pixar’s Luca, streaming now on Disney+. The people at Pixar have always spoken about how heavily inspired they are by the films of Studio Ghibli, particularly those directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Pixar directors have been in charge of dubbing Ghibli films, and the first DVD releases for much of
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The Suicide Squad writer/director James Gunn revealed it was more problematic to create Task Force X member King Shark than either Rocket Raccoon or Groot from Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy movies. “He was actually harder than both Rocket and Groot to develop,” Gunn told Total Film while discussing the difficulties in creating King Shark for The Suicide
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WARNING: The following contains spoilers for Doctor Who: Missy #3 by Jody Houser, Roberta Ingranata, Enrica Eren Angiolini, Shari Chankhamma and Comicraft’s Richard Starkings, on sale now. Titan Comics’ latest Doctor Who series stars the fan-favorite female version of the Master, Missy. At the start of the comic series, Missy infiltrated the Stormcage Containment Facility and liberated
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Writer Tom King has built his reputation on telling emotional explorations of superheroes’ psychology — particularly with his multi-year run on Batman and the acclaimed Mr. Miracle. In his newest DC series, Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow, King teams up with artist Bilquis Evely to transport Supergirl into a sci-fi western adventure. However, Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow #1
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Preferring to shun the company of others, Sasuke spent much of his childhood alone. While Sasuke was popular because of his incredible skill, he didn’t seem to be close with anyone. To some degree, his status as an Uchiha made him an outcast; his clan bore the blame for the Nine-Tails attack a few years before. RELATED: Naruto:
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The CW has unveiled the extended trailer for the US release of Wellington Paranormal, the spinoff series of 2014’s What We Do in the Shadows. The trailer reintroduces viewers to Officers Minogue and O’Leary, who made a brief appearance in Shadows when they investigated the main vampires’ flat and were hypnotized into ignoring the carnage within. Under the direction of Sergeant Maaka, the pair will encounter werewolves,
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While it was very divisive upon its initial release, 1986’s The Transformers: The Movie has since been welcomed with open arms by fans of Transformersand non-fans alike, certifying its place as a cult classic. With its gorgeous and inventive animation, incredible action, likable characters, and darker tone, it’s been hailed as the best Transformers film of all time (though 2018’s Bumblebee is
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