1980s TV Series 'The Greatest American Hero' Getting A Remake


Variety reports +FOX is developing the action/comedy that tells the tale of a high school teacher who finds a suit that gives him super-powers.

The series is in the early stages of development and there's no word (as of 8-30-14) when the show will premiere.

Are you old enough to remember when the series aired in 1981-83? Check out the show's intro below.


Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors - Watch 2 Clips From The Animated Series

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The third season of 'Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors' premiers this Sunday, 8-31-14, but you can catch a sneak peek via the clip below.



How 'bout a look at Episode 2 (airing Sept. 7), guest-starring The Avengers? Check out a clip below.


Casting News: Marvel's 'Agent Carter' Fills Out Two Key Roles

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Marvel's 'Agent Carter' will premiere sometime in 2015, and the show is currently filling out the cast. Today we learned about two key characters and the actors who'll portray them on the +ABC Television Network show.

According to Marvel, Chad Michael Murray and Enver Gjokaj will play Agent Jack Thompson and Agent Daniel Sousa, respectively, on the upcoming TV series starring Hayley Atwell.

Check out the link below for a brief description of Agents Thompson and Sousa.


Casting News: Rila Fukushima Joins 'Arrow' as Katana

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If you saw 2013's +The Wolverine, then I'm sure you remember the sword-wielding badass Yukio, played by Rila Fukushima. Well, it looks like Rila has landed another role in which she'll get to show her fighting skills.

According to deadline.com, the actress will join 'Arrow' in the series' third season as martial artist Tatsu Yamashiro AKA Katana. 'Arrow' premieres on Wednesday, October 8.

Check out the full report at the link below.


Throwback Thursday: Adam West Talks About Playing Batman On TV

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Warner Bros TV
Want some behind-the-scenes info on the classic 1960s TV series 'Batman', starring Adam West?

If so, watch Mr. West spill the secrets in this promo for a PBS TV special that originally aired January 29, 2013.



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"Adam West faced challenges from producers on how to play the Batman character. West wanted to have fun portraying the "bright knight" and not the "dark knight". Eventually West won and became one of the biggest hits in the sixties. Unearth more about the Batman phenomenon in PIONEERS OF TELEVISION 'Superheroes'". - pbs.org