MTV is expected to go straight to series with an adaptation of Terry Brooks’ fantasy epic, from Alfred Gough, Miles Millar and Jon Favreau.
Marc Bernardin returns for a rundown of the best, and most offbeat, DVD and Blu-ray releases arriving in stores today. This week’s list includes the second season of Sherlock, the only season of The River, and the adventures of Daniel Radcliffe, ghost hunter, in The Woman in Black.
Man of Action Studios — comics and television creators Duncan Rouleau, Joe Casey, Joe Kelly and Steven T. Seagle — have announced three new development projects: a film adaptation of Rouleau’s The Great Unknown, a TV adaptation of Casey’s Kafka, and a series of animated shorts by Casey and Jim Mahfood.
For an art show, special makeup effects artist Kevin Kirkpatrick created sculptures of what Beavis and Butt-Head might look as real people. What he came up with is incredible — and a little horrifying.
MTV has revived archival content from its 1990s animation showcase Liquid Television and made it available on a new website.
MTV has released a new trailer for Teen Wolf, its upcoming drama loosely based on the 1985 Michael J. Fox comedy. The new series exchanges some of the humor for teen angst (and bare skin), using the tagline, “One bite unleashes his wild side — can he control his urges?”
Comedy Central has released the nominations list for the first Comedy Awards, which includes such actors has Will Ferrell, Tina Fey and Betty White.