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Harry Potter franchise wins top honors in Scream Awards

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: Winners in the 2011 Scream Awards (presented by Spike TV) were honored on Saturday night, with the Harry Potter franchise leading the win count and receiving a special honor. “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2,” the final film in the franchise, came away[...]

‘Blue Mountain State’s’ Darin Brooks on various sex scenes

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: Another parade of real-life famous sports personalities will be appearing on Spike’s “Blue Mountain State” raunch fest in Season 2, which gets underway tonight – including players from “the Bengals, the Jets, the Broncos…We have Brian Bosworth, Bill Parcells…” reports the series’[...]

‘Deadliest Warrior’ moving from SpikeTV to silver screen

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: There are a number of television shows contemplating a leap top the silver screen. Kiefer Sutherland reportedly will bring “24” to multiplexes, while fans of “Lost” and “Mad Men” dream of feature-length extensions of the programs they love. Toss “Deadliest Warrior” into the mix. Paramount Pictures[...]

‘Deadliest Warrior’ coming to the big screen from Paramount

HollywoodNews.com: Paramount Pictures announced today it has made a deal for Shawn Levy’s 21 Laps Entertainment to do a big-screen adaptation of sister company Spike TV’s original hit series “Deadliest Warrior.” The announcement comes on the heels of the show’s Season 2 finale, which brought about exceptional ratings for the[...]

Stallone’s “The Expendables” heading to Spike TV … eventually

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The theater-to-home-video window may be shrinking, with some studios announcing new deals to stream on Netflix months after films have had their world premieres. But the theater-to-basic-cable frame isn’t nearly as tight. Take “The Expendables,” fir instance. Sylvester Stallone’s star-studded muscle flick dominated last weekend’s box[...]

Eliza Dushku talks Faith the Vampire Slayer

By Whitney Milam HollywoodNews.com: Eliza Dushku was most recently seen as Echo, the persona-shifting ‘doll’ kicking ass and taking names, as Eliza’s characters are wont to do, on Joss Whedon’s short-lived Fox series Dollhouse–but even today, she’s still best known for a different role in another, longer-lasting and much more[...]

Smallville’s James Marsters gets engaged

HollywoodNews.com: James Marsters was known as the famous Spike character on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Since then he has appeared on “Smallville” and “Without A Trace,” among others. Now he has something else to be happy about and it doesn’t involve landing a new gig. The 47-year-old has just proposed[...]

Tv Programmers turn to sex to sell

Tv programmers are turning to sex to sell their programs. Starz’s Spartacus series shows some very graphic scenes including full-frontal male nudity. But that’s not all: MTV plans on launching a new series entitled “The Hard Times of RJ Berger” which follows a 15-year-old who’s cool reaches its limits when[...]