Akira Yamaoka To Perform With The 'Silent Hill Band' In San Antonio This July

bloody disgusting - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 10:28

Attendants of San Antonio’s San Japan convention, which is dedicated to Japanese culture and anime, will be receiving an amazing experience as it has been confirmed that the Silent Hill band, which is comprised of composer Akira Yamaoka, vocalist Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, drummer Joe Romersa, and bassist Troy baker, will be performing a concert! The convention takes place July 18 – 20, 2014.

San Japan Chairman Dave Henkin states, “We are quite excited to be able to bring out the infamous video game music composer to Texas. Fans of Silent Hill are in for a treat to what will be a once-in-a-lifetime concert in Texas.

Baker is widely known to gamers for his roles in Bioshock: Infinite, The Last Of Us, Batman: Arkham Asylum, and more. McGlynn is known for her role as Major Motoko Kusanagi from Ghost in the Shell.

If you’re going to this festival, I am insanely jealous of you. Seriously, it hurts my soul that I most likely will not be able to attend.


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6 WTF Moments In 'Resident Evil'!

bloody disgusting - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 10:00

With the ultimate edition of Resident Evil 4 slated to arrive later this week, I thought this would be a swell time to take a look back at some of the stranger moments the series has offered us so far.

Obviously, a list that’s only six-long puts nary a dent in the weirdness and hilarity — some intentional, most of it not — that Capcom’s flagship survival horror-turned-action horror-turned-full-on action franchise has gifted us with over the years. These are just a few of my favorites, I’ll leave it to you to fill in the gaps with your own picks.

After the break you’ll find my list of just a few of the most WTF moments from Resident Evil!

Live-Action Cut-Scenes (Resident Evil)

Yowza. I’m not sure who was put in charge of the casting for those deliciously cheesy live-action cut-scenes that graced the original Resident Evil, but my theory is they had close ties to community theater. They’re awkward, hilarious, ridiculous, and unforgettable, but I wouldn’t change them for the world. Thankfully, Capcom didn’t bring them back for the sequel.

Tofu Survivor (Resident Evil 2)

A parody of “The 4th Survivor” mini-game, Tofu Survivor is a bonus mode in Resident Evil 2 that pits you in the coagulating soy milk boots of a block of tofu, because, well… Japan.

If you’re unfamiliar with it, that’s probably because of how difficult this mode is to unlock. It’s made available only after all six of the game’s scenarios have been completed with A rankings, and even if you possess the skills to make it that far, only the best of the best will be able to complete it. For some reason, the Tofu is armed with a single combat knife and a handful of herbs. Thankfully, tofu is well known for its natural resistance to damage, so it can take a few more hits before going down.

Oh, and it totally curses in Japanese when hit.

The Merchant Can Be Killed (Resident Evil 4)

Oh Merchant, how I miss your gruff voice, bizarre cockney accent, and impressive ability to be one step ahead of Leon throughout the entirety of Resident Evil 4. You sold me a wealth of goods, and I really do feel bad about that time I shot you in the face with the gun I bought from your dirty trench coat a few seconds earlier just so I could feel something to see if you could die.

Anyone who played through Resident Evil 4 eventually gave in to their curiosity and implanted a bullet right between those big, beautiful blue eyes. The more decent amongst us were undoubtedly struck by a pang of regret, which was quickly followed up by a wave of panic when your mind formed this question: Will he come back? Who else is going to arm you with the Tommy Guns, Infinite Rocket Launchers, and all the other miscellaneous goods you’ll need to rid this world of its rampant Ganado infestation?

There are a lot of things to be scared of in that game, but I believe the Merchant, with his pseudo-immortality and gradual transformation into something… else was the real threat. He guided us, gave us the tools to vanquish everything that stood in our way, and then he vanished. I feel like there’s an etching on a cave wall that foretells his eventual return and the 1,000 years of darkness that will follow.

But that’s just a theory.

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Italian Horror 'The Perfect Husband' Leaves Scares (Trailer)

bloody disgusting - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 09:33

We learned that Lucas Pavetto’s Italian horror The Perfect Husband is set to open in limited theaters across Italy this summer.

In addition, Bloody scored the film’s official trailer ahead of its release.

In the film, “Viola and Nicholas are going through a difficult period. The couple and their relationship was strained by a termination of pregnancy that has overwhelmed them unexpectedly. To overcome this crisis, decide to spend a weekend in an old cottage lost in the woods, but all will take a devilish bent when the head of one of the spouses will infiltrate a crazy suspicion. What was supposed to be a quiet weekend will turn suddenly into a deadly nightmare.

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[SXSW '14] New 'Stage Fright' Image Prepares to Slash!

bloody disgusting - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 09:26

Bloody Disgusting landed a brand new look at the killer from the musical horror comedy Stage Fright, which was picked up by Magnet Releasing ahead of its SXSW Film Festival premiere.

Magnet will release the film in its Ultra VOD program, launching it on iTunes and On Demand on April 3 and following with a theatrical release on May 9.

Described as Scream meets “Glee,” the pic “centers on a starry-eyed teen who is stuck working in the kitchen of a snobby musical theatre camp. Soon, however, a bloodthirsty masked killer enters from stage left and the carnage begins.

Fright is the feature film debut of writer-director Jerome Sable, director of the absolutely hilarious, award-winning short, “The Legend of Beaver Dam.” Allie MacDonald and Douglas Smith star with Minnie Driver and Meat Loaf.

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The Undead Squeeze Out New Trailer for Indie, 'Stalled'

bloody disgusting - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 09:20

Described as Evil Dead meets Phone Booth comes Stalled, a new Zomedy from Freak Out! director Christian James and actor Dan Palmer.

Stalled, already on VOD, is now available on both DVD and Blu-ray. It is celebrated with the brand new trailer shared below.

It’s Christmas Eve and a soon to be shit-canned maintenance gopher (Dan Palmer) is changing light bulbs and cleaning toilets instead of drinking egg-nog and making out with drunk receptionists at the annual office party. Unfortunately for this forlorn floor-sweeper he chooses to use the LADIES’ RESTROOM the very second a ZOMBIE OUTBREAK occurs! Will he bowl us over and flush away the undead or (like in his pre-apocalypse life) simply remain …’STALLED’?

This British horror/comedy is Directed by Christian James, Produced by Richard James Kerrigan and Written by Dan Palmer. It stars Palmer (Freak Out), Tamaryn Payne (Hollyoaks), Antonia Bernath (Elvis, St.Trinians), Mark Holden (Final Destination, X-Files), Victoria Broom (Dead Cert), Giles Alderson (Damned Utd, Harsh Light Of Day) and Chris R. Wright (Faintheart, Small Town Folk).

Check out the home video trailer inside with more at the film’s Facebook.

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'Utero' Gives Birth to New Spider-Themed Horror! (Exclusive)

bloody disgusting - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 09:17

Along came a new spider film…

Writer/Director Bryan Coyne’s (Harvard Park and Incarnate) new film Utero started production this week in Los Angeles, Bloody Disgusting learned exclusively, while also being provided with the shocking first teaser poster.

Independently financed by Coinopflix, the movie stars Jessica Cameron who is also producing along with her “Truth or Dare” partner, Jonathan Higgins. Former Platinum Studios Exec (Cowboys and Aliens, Dylan Dog: Dead Of Night) Richard Marincic also serves as a producer on the film.

Utero is about “an agoraphobic unwed mother who finds her psyche unraveling as she becomes convinced that her unborn child is more monster than human.

Coyne has directed the baseball documentary Harvard Park (which is available now on Netflix), as well as the hotly anticipated horror movie, Incarnate, that will make its theatrical debut in the fall.

Cameron’s latest film “Truth or Dare,” is playing the festival circuit and has currently won 18 awards. She is also known for such films as the Roger Corman-produced Camel Spiders, which is currently airing on the SyFy channel, and Steven C. Miller’s remake of Silent Night.

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Win a Copy of Darkman: Collector's Edition Blu-ray and Exclusive Poster

Dread Central - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 08:10

Long before Spider-Man got rebooted and any wolves got punched in The Grey, Sam Raimi and Liam Neeson collaborated on a superhero flick with a Gothic love story that was a hit with both audiences and critics.

To celebrate the release of the Darkman: Collector's Edition, Scream Factory is sponsoring an amazing contest. Two winners will receive a Darkman: Collector's Edition Blu-ray each, and one Grand Prize winner will get both a Darkman: Collector's Edition Blu-ray AND a limited-edition 18"x24" poster (only 200 have been printed) featuring the newly commissioned artwork!

Dread Central readers can to enter this contest by sending us an E-MAIL HERE including your FULL NAME and MAILING ADDRESS. We’ll take care of the rest.

If the link doesn't work for you (because your browser is not set up with your email program), email us directly at contests@dreadcentral.com with the subject line as "Darkman". Don't forget to include your FULL NAME and MAILING ADDRESS.

This contest will end on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at 12:00 midnight PT. Please note that by entering this contest, you are consenting to allow Scream Factory/Shout! Factory use of your email address.

If you cannot wait, you can buy the Darkman: Collector's Edition Blu-ray directly from Scream Factory's website.

To find out more about Scream Factory and their upcoming releases, visit the official Scream Factory website, "like" Scream Factory on Facebook, and follow them on Twitter (@scream_factory)

SCREAM FACTORY will release DARKMAN: COLLECTOR’S EDITION Blu-ray, featuring all-new interviews with Liam Neeson, Frances McDormand, Larry Drake, Danny Hicks, make-up effects artist Tony Gardner, production designer Randy Ser, art director Philip Dagort and much more! This definitive collector’s edition also contains a collectible cover featuring newly rendered retro-style artwork, a reversible cover wrap with original theatrical key art. A must-have for loyal fans, movie collectors and pop culture and comic book enthusiasts to complete their entertainment library, the DARKMAN: COLLECTOR’S EDITION Blu-ray is priced to own at $29.93 SRP.

Synopsis:
In the darkest hour, there’s a light that shines on every human being, but one...

Liam Neeson and Frances McDormand star in this explosive, action-packed thriller from director Sam Raimi. Dr. Peyton Westlake (Neeson) is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin when his laboratory is destroyed by gangsters. Having been burned beyond recognition and forever altered by an experimental medical procedure, Westlake becomes known as Darkman, assuming alternate identities in his quest for revenge and a new life with a former love (McDormand).

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See a Sneak Peek of The Walking Dead Episode 4.12 - Still: Go Inside Episode 4.11 - Claimed

Dread Central - Sun, 02/23/2014 - 23:31

It's that special time when before we have to focus on returning to work Monday morning, we get to go "inside" the episode of "The Walking Dead" we just watched. Along with that and a making-of video for Ep. 4.11, "Claimed," we also have a sneak peek of the upcoming Ep. 4.12, "Still."

Based on the comic book series written by Robert Kirkman and published by Image Comics, "The Walking Dead" stars Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Steven Yeun, Lauren Cohan, Chandler Riggs, Emily Kinney, Danai Gurira, Chad Coleman, and Sonequa Martin-Green.

The series is executive produced by Scott M. Gimple, Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, David Alpert, Tom Luse, and Greg Nicotero.

"The Walking Dead" Episode 4.11 - "Claimed" (aired 2/23/14)
Just when Rick (Andrew Lincoln) thinks he's going to be able to relax, he's faced with multiple immediate threats. Other members of the group deal with their past. Written by Nichole Beattie and Seth Hoffman; directed by Seith Mann.







"The Walking Dead" Episode 4.12 - "Still" (airs 3/2/14)
A bizarre but enlightening mission is brought on by a group member's simple request.

To stay up-to-the-minute on all things walker related, follow @WalkingDead_AMC on Twitter and visit "The Walking Dead" on Facebook. For more be sure to hit up the official "The Walking Dead" page on AMC.com.




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[TV] Next On "The Walking Dead": "Still" Promo and Sneak Peak Clip!

bloody disgusting - Sun, 02/23/2014 - 23:21

AMC has shared a promo and sneak peak clip for next week’s “The Walking Dead.”

In Episode 4.12, “Still,” “an enlightened mission springs from a request from one of the group members.

Episode 12 is set to air on Sunday night, March 2 at 8pm central time on AMC.

Following the devastating events of the mid-season finale, Rick and the group are still reeling from the loss of their home, family, and friends. With the destruction of the prison, we see the group of survivors broken apart and sent on divergent paths, unsure of everyone else’s fate. What was a challenging life behind fences and walls grows that much more perilous and precious as they are exposed to new dangers, new enemies, and heartbreaking choices. They will have their faith thoroughly tested — a faith that breaks some of them and redeems others.

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Someone Got the Most Convincing Footage Of A Ghost I've Ever Seen!

bloody disgusting - Sun, 02/23/2014 - 21:38

Something that we don’t talk about often on Bloody-Disgusting are videos or images that purportedly show a ghost in real life. Why? Because it’s so hard to prove anything. Often times we get excited only to have the rug torn out from under us as the images are debunked, the curtain pulled back to reveal the proverbial wizard.

But this is different. This is real. This is undeniable. Below are four .GIFs that show a ghost and there is no way that it can be false. I dare anyone of you to tell me that this is fake. I DOUBLE dare you!


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Dinner for Fiends - In Carcosa

Dread Central - Sun, 02/23/2014 - 18:58

No. Your eyes do not deceive you. There's already another edition of Dinner for Fiends. This is part of our effort to do them a bit shorter in length and on a more frequent basis. Though I am missing the "It's been so long since we last did a DFF that..." jokes. That being said, over an hour of auditory goodness awaits. Feast.

On this menu you’ll mostly hear from me, Matt, Buz, and Andrew (Foy was unable to join us due to needed work at master control) as we spend most of the time discussing “True Detective," the finer points of Nurse along with its star - Paz De La Huerta's commanding vagina, and little known flicks that NEED a Blu-ray release badly.

Other topics covered include:

  • Religion
  • Carcosa
  • Andrew planting his seed
  • Carcosa
  • Buz being a tiny dictator
  • Carcosa

    Bon appétit!

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    White Empress (Featuring Members Of Cradle Of Filth, Coal Chamber, And More) Release Free EP

    bloody disgusting - Sun, 02/23/2014 - 15:29

    A new supergroup has emerged and it goes by the name White Empress. Featuring guitarist Paul Allender (Cradle Of Filth), Chela Thea (ex-Coal Chamber), and vocalist Mary Zimmer (Luna Mortis), the group has just released a free 4-track EP, which you can download here. The music is fast and vicious but has some playfulness about it. It’s symphonic-influenced metal with a lot of theatricality. Head below to listen to “Erased And Rewritten” and make sure to click the above link for a free EP!

    White Empress online:
    Official Website
    Facebook
    Twitter
    Bandcamp
    Instagram
    YouTube


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    Two More Clips from The Following Episode 2.06 - Fly Away - Reveal a Troubling Situation

    Dread Central - Sat, 02/22/2014 - 14:00

    In two new clips from "Fly Away," Ep. 2.06 of "The Following," Lily and Luke agree that Ryan must pay while Max tends to her uncle's wounds. New cast members Sam Underwood, Jessica Stroup, and especially Connie Nielsen really shine in these scenes.

    "The Following" Episode 2.06 - "Fly Away" (2/24/14, 9-10PM; repeats 3/1/14, 9-10PM)
    Looking for back-up and hoping to execute their plan, Ryan and Max contact the FBI. But Weston has other ideas, leading to a standoff between good and evil.

    Meanwhile, Joe’s new relationship escalates into uncharted territory, and Luke (Sam Underwood) finds himself in a troubling situation.

    Related Story: New Images from "The Following" Episode 2.06 - "Fly Away"

    Cast: Kevin Bacon as Ryan Hardy; James Purefoy as Joe Carroll; Shawn Ashmore as Agent Mike Weston; Valorie Curry as Emma Hill; Connie Nielsen as Lily Gray; Sam Underwood as Luke; Jessica Stroup as Max Hardy; Tiffany Boone as Mandy Lang.

    Guest Cast: Valerie Cruz as Agent Gina Mendez; Camille De Pazzis as Giselle; Bambadjan Bamba as Sami.

    For more info visit "The Following" website, "like" "The Following" on Facebook, and follow "The Following" on Twitter.










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    New Stills from Grimm Episode 3.13 Provide a Revelation

    Dread Central - Sat, 02/22/2014 - 13:30

    Monroe's mom (i.e., the great Dee Wallace), Aunt Marie's trailer, and scalped corpses all make an appearance in these new stills from "Grimm" Episode 3.13, "Revelation." With "Grimm" and "Hannibal" teaming up next Friday, this coming week cannot end soon enough!

    "Grimm" Episode 3.13 - "Revelation" (airs 2/28/14; 9-10PM)
    THE SEARCH FOR A SCALP-COLLECTING SERIAL KILLER CONTINUES AS MONROE’S BATTLE AT HOME INTENSIFIES -- Monroe (Silas Weir Mitchell) fights an impossible battle to convince his parents (guest stars Dee Wallace and Chris Mulkey) to embrace the life choices he’s made.

    Meanwhile, Nick (David Giuntoli) turns to Juliette (Bitsie Tulloch) to help him figure out the Wesen aspect of his cop-killing scalper investigation.

    On the Royal baby front, Captain Renard (Sasha Roiz) learns new information that forces him to contact Adalind (Claire Coffee) in the interest of keeping her and the baby safe from Viktor (guest star Alexis Denisof).

    Shohreh Aghdashloo also guest stars; Russell Hornsby and Reggie Lee also star. Written by David Greenwalt and Jim Kouf and directed by Terrence O'Hara.

    Related Story: Exclusive Excerpt from Companion Novel 'Grimm: The Chopping Block' Reveals Juliette's Work Life

    For more info visit "Grimm" on NBC.com, check out some InstaGRIMMS on Instagram, "like" "Grimm" on Facebook, and follow "Grimm" on Twitter.

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    You Won't Be Able to Get this New Hannibal Artwork and Promo Out of Your Head

    Dread Central - Sat, 02/22/2014 - 13:00

    We're pretty sure that if you watched Season 1 of "Hannibal," you're just as excited as we are about its return next Friday. If you're among those who missed it, then remedy that this Sunday by taking part in the #13HourDevour on Amazon Instant.

    Along with a new promo and some "one week" artwork for the show that you won't be able to get out of your head, below are the details on the "Devour Event" via Amazon:

    #13HourDevour Event this Sunday, February 23rd
    Join us on Sunday, 2/23, at 9am PT/12pm ET on Twitter at @AmazonVideo for a Hannibal Season 1 live-binge event complete with a Q&A with star Hugh Dancy. Official hashtags are #13HourDevour and #QforHugh.

    "Hannibal" Season 2 premieres on Friday, February 28th.

    Related Story: See all of our "Hannibal" coverage here.


    Make sure you invite your friends to devour #Hannibal Season 1 this Sunday. #13HourDevour pic.twitter.com/ttxC8nlBWa

    — Hannibal (@NBCHannibal) February 21, 2014

    "Hannibal" Episode 2.01 - "Kaiseki" (airs 2/28/14; 10-11PM)
    Will (Hugh Dancy) is determined to fight for his innocence as Hannibal (Mads Mikkelsen) and Jack (Laurence Fishburne) try to wrap their heads around the fact he’s behind bars.

    Meanwhile, Alana (Caroline Dhavernas) faces a strained relationship with Will while Kade Purnell (Cynthia Nixon) with the FBI pays him a visit.

    Also starring Hettienne Park, Aaron Abrams, Scott Thompson, and Gillian Anderson.

    For more info visit "Hannibal" on NBC.com, "like" "Hannibal" on Facebook, and follow "Hannibal" on Twitter.

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    [TV] The "Salem" Watches Are Behind It All!

    bloody disgusting - Sat, 02/22/2014 - 12:43

    The largest promo for WGN America “Salem” declares that the witches are behind it all…

    I’m seriously looking forward to “Salem’s” April 20 premiere!

    On an expansive set reflecting volatile 17th century Massachusetts, “Salem” explores what really fueled the town’s infamous witch trials and dares to uncover the dark, supernatural truth behind them.

    “Salem” stars Janet Montgomery (“Human Target,” “Made in Jersey”) as the ruthless but vulnerable Mary Sibley, Salem’s most powerful enchantress – and Alden’s onetime love interest; Shane West (“Nikita,” “ER”) as handsome, hardened war veteran John Alden; Seth Gabel (“Fringe”) as local aristocrat Cotton Mather who fans the flames of Salem’s witch hunt; Ashley Madekwe (“Revenge”) as Mary’s mysterious, carnal accomplice; Xander Berkeley (“Nikita,” “The Mentalist”) as chief politician Magistrate Hale; Tamzin Merchant (“Jane Eyre”) as the forthright Anne Hale, an artist with a perilous attraction to Alden; and Elise Eberle (“The Astronaut Farmer”) as the mysteriously afflicted Mercy Lewis.

    In “Salem,” witches are real, but they are not who or what they seem. The show, which centers on an epic romance wrapped around this explosive revelation, delivers a bold new vision of Salem – and an even bolder new vision of witches.

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    [TV] Meet the New "Constantine"!

    bloody disgusting - Sat, 02/22/2014 - 12:39

    NBC’s DC Comics adaptation “Constantine” has found its leading man as THR writes that “Criminal Minds” alum Matt Ryan is near a deal to star in the drama based on the “Hellblazer” graphic novels.

    ‘Constantine’ centers on master of the occult John Constantine, who struggles with his faith as he is haunted by the sins of his past and is suddenly thrust into the role of defending humanity from the gathering forces of darkness.

    John is described as a working-class Londoner with deadpan humor who is a mysterious conman and occult detective
haunted by the recent loss of a young girl’s soul. No stranger to the dark underworld that exists parallel to our own, Constantine has been studying the dark arts since he was a teenager. He’s taught himself spells, rituals, curses and conjuring, but the one person he most wishes to see — his mother, who died giving birth to him — remains out of reach, at least so far. When Liv, the daughter of a late friend, is targeted by demons, Constantine steps in to save her and the two form an alliance.

    “Dexter’s” Daniel Cerone will pen the script with Batman Begins‘ David Goyer attached to executive produce. Neill Marshall (“Game of Thrones”, Dog Soldiers, Doomsday) will direct the pilot for the Warner Bros. Television drama.

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    [TV] New "Penny Dreadful" Video Production Blog: The Artisans

    bloody disgusting - Sat, 02/22/2014 - 12:36

    Check out a new production blog from thew set of Showtime’s psychosexual horror series “Penny Dreadful,” which is set to debut on May 11.

    The production team takes us deeper into the process of creating the world of Penny Dreadful. See how scripts are transformed into magnificent sets, and the details involved in creating Victorian era London for the series.

    The show is said to feature some of literature’s most frightening and iconic figures as they grapple with alienation in Victorian London.

    Timothy Dalton, Reeve Carney, Josh Hartnett, Harry Treadaway, Rory Kinnear, Billie Piper, and Eva Green star. Dalton will be playing African explorer “Sir Malcolm,” while Carney has snapped up Dorian Gray. Hartnett will play the role of “Ethan Chandler,” a charming American who finds himself trapped in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Green will play “Vanessa Ives,” a seductive and formidable beauty full of secrets and danger. Treadaway will be assembled as “Victor Frankenstein.”

    Oscar-nominee Logan created and wrote the series with the first two episodes to be helmed by The Orphanage and The Impossible director Juan Antonio Bayona.

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    Strange Alliances Are Formed in this First Look at Helix Episode 1.09 - Level X

    Dread Central - Sat, 02/22/2014 - 12:30

    We're not sure how many more twists and turns "Helix" has up its sleeve, but we're certainly enjoying the ride so far. And even more revelations are promised in next week's Episode 1.09, "Level X." Here's a look at the first four minutes.

    The 13-episode series stars Billy Campbell, Kyra Zagorsky, Jordan Hayes, Catherine Lemieux, Hiroyuki Sanada, Meegwun Fairbrother, Mark Ghanimé, and Neil Napier.

    "Helix" is executive produced by Ron Moore, creator of “Battlestar Galactica."

    "Helix" Episode 1.09 - "Level X" (airs 2/28/14)
    Secrets come to the light, and unlikely alliances are established when Hatake reveals a startling truth about the real reason the CDC is at the base. At the same time, Alan and Walker take on a dangerous mission to destroy what's left of the NARVIK virus.

    For more info check out "Helix" on Syfy.com, "like" "Helix" on Facebook, and follow "Helix" on Twitter.




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    NBC Taps Matt Ryan as the New Constantine

    Dread Central - Sat, 02/22/2014 - 12:00

    The lead role in NBC's "Constantine" reboot appears to have been found as reports are coming in that Matt Ryan (Armistice, "Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior," "The Tudors") is finalizing an agreement with the network and Warner Bros. TV.

    Per Deadline, Welsh actor Ryan will portray the DC Comics character John Constantine, an enigmatic and irreverent con man-turned-reluctant supernatural detective who is thrust into the role of defending humanity against dark forces from beyond.

    Constantine is described as a working-class Londoner with rakish good looks, scruffy blond hair, deadpan humor, and signature trench coat, who has been studying the dark arts since he was a teenager. When the daughter of a late friend is targeted by demons, Constantine steps in to save her.

    The pilot was written by "The Mentalist" executive producer Daniel Cerone and David S. Goyer (The Dark Knight, Batman Begins, Man of Steel, "Da Vinci’s Demons"). Neil Marshall (Dog Soldiers, The Descent, "Game of Thrones") will direct.

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