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Lucasfilm fires back at ‘inaccurate’ report that standalone Star Wars spinoffs have been put on hold

Lucasfilm is rebutting a report this week that Disney has pulled the plug, at least for the time being, on all its planned <i>Star Wars</i> spinoff movies in …

Star Wars

Is the Whole Photography Industry About to Change?

In the last few years, we've seen massive changes occur in the photography industry with whole camera divisions and markets wiped out and replaced. …

Photography

"Ozark" S2 First Trailer & Aug 31st Launch

Netflix has premiered a first-look teaser trailer for the second season of its dark family drama “Ozark” and officially set an August 31st date for …

Entertainment

Another fuel price hike predicted for July

<b>Johannesburg - Given the extreme volatility experienced by the rand in recent times, trying to predict next month’s fuel price movement is harder</b> …

Oil

James Gunn Confirms 'Guardians 3' Is Set After 'Infinity War' & Will End Trilogy

"Guardians of the Galaxy" writer/director James Gunn is sharing more Marvel Cinematic Universe updates.<p><b>SPOILERS AHEAD FROM AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR.</b><p>The latest information isn't shocking news about Groot -- not that it can get much more shocking than "killing" him off. AGAIN.<p>No, this time James Gunn …

Marvel Universe

Rumor of the Day: Billy Dee Williams may finally return as Lando in Star Wars: Episode IX

Ever since it became clear that <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> would feature the return of Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, and Harrison Ford as Leia, Luke, …

Star Wars

Chloe Moretz Is Done Playing Hit Girl

Recently filmmaker Matthew Vaughn announced plans to get the “Kick-Ass” franchise going again with a new film and series, along with a potential solo …

Film Festivals

Airline passenger’s ‘K-word’ text lands her in hot water | The Mercury

Joburg woman, Alochna Moodley, was escorted off a Kulula flight after she used the K-word to describe the plane’s pilot and two passengers. The …

South Africa

5 things killing your wallet in South Africa right now

South African consumers are feeling the very real effects of a downturn - with everything from petrol to the VAT rate seemingly on the increase since …

South Africa

4 ways the rand apocalypse will affect you in coming weeks

• <b>The rand has lost 18% of its value in less than a month.</b>• <b><br>If it stays around these levels, it could hurt consumers in a number of ways.</b>• <b><br>But Old Mutual's</b> …

South Africa

'It can never be that simple': Designing the quests of Cyberpunk 2077

CD Projekt Red quest designer Patrick Mills explains the underlying ideas informing the development of Cyberpunk 2077's open-world quests. ...

Game Design

Make it so: At least three new Star Trek TV shows are in the works, including a possible Picard return

The franchise has already reached new heights with Star Trek Discovery, but now we might be getting even more spacefaring shows, including an …

Science Fiction

What hackers took in the Liberty attack

Liberty Holdings CEO David Munro has stated that hackers who attacked its IT infrastructure have gained access to the company’s mailing service.<p>Munro …

Tons of new games shown off at E3 – The trailers

E3, a big highlight on the global gaming calendar, is underway in Los Angeles.

Chris Pratt says he was destined to be in Infinity War thanks to… a bingo game?

We all have little signs and indicators from our childhoods predicting what we grew up to be. If you're a writer, it could be a "book" you stapled …

Comics

21 movie sequels that took 10 years or more to come to theaters

1/<p>1. "Men in Black III" (2012)<p>Wilson Webb / Columbia Pictures<p><b>Years it took for the sequel:</b> 10 <b><br>Worldwide box office:</b> $624 million<p>J (Will Smith) and K …

Movies

Dominic Monaghan on what it would take to get him in Amazon’s Lord of the Rings prequel

<b>Watch the full episode of</b> <b>Couch Surfing</b> <b>streaming now on</b> <b>PeopleTV.com</b><b>, or download the PeopleTV app on your favorite device.</b><p>Amazon may be in luck when …

Movies

Dwayne Johnson reveals there’s Jumanji sequel coming our way following ‘dynamite’ pitch

Following months of speculation, Dwayne Johnson has confirmed that a sequel to the blockbuster Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle in the works.<p>The …

Movies

All of Your Favorite '80s Movies Are Here in One Poster

“Hey, remember the ’80s?” It was a great time for geek fandom, especially at the movies. Considering all of the incredible films that were made in …

Movies

First PlayStation 5 CPU & GPU Details?

A new report in Forbes has revealed that AMD has designed its new Navi graphics architecture (GPU) specifically for use in the PlayStation 5 which …

Computer Hardware

Cyberpunk 2077 Is Targeting Current-Gen Consoles

Cyberpunk 2077 may look incredible, and the next generation of consoles may be coming as soon as 2020, but you probably won't need new hardware to …

CD Projekt

Ewan McGregor to Star in 'Shining' Sequel 'Doctor Sleep'; Here's Everything We Know

Update: Ewan McGregor (above in TV's Fargo) will star in Doctor Sleep, according to Variety. Based on Stephen King's novel, the sequel to The Shining …

Horror

This Photographer Shows the Violence of the Most Dangerous City in Africa

Cape Town is the most dangerous city in South Africa and one of the most dangerous cities in the world. Freelance photojournalist Leon Knipe follows …

Africa

Exclusive: Netflix to bring Minecraft: Story Mode to service - but not traditional games

<i>Update: Netflix has provided the following points of clarification on the story -</i><p><i>"1. We can confirm Minecraft: Story Mode is a licensed 5-episode</i> …

The Walking Dead

Affleck Circles “Has-Been” & Out Of “Batman”?

The duo behind the cult hit “The Accountant,” actor Ben Affleck and director Gavin O’Connor, look to be re-teaming. The pair are reportedly circling …

Ben Affleck

Wonder Woman 2 features the return of... is it a spoiler if the director tweeted it?

Wonder Woman is almost ready to save the world again in Wonder Woman 2, which director Patty Jenkins gave new details for this morning. First up, the …

Justice League

Cyberpunk 2077 is a First-Person RPG

The first gameplay details on CD Projekt RED's Cyberpunk 2077 have emerged, most notably that unlike The Witcher 3, this game is a first-person RPG. …

Gaming Industry

Why Spider-Man PS4's Web-Swinging Feels So Good

Nearly every piece of media featuring Spider-Man wants to nail the sensation of just how fun it must be to swing around as the webhead. Because, boy, …

Comics

Hitman 2 Is More of the Same, and That's a Very Good Thing

It might have a new publisher, a new release style (no more episodes!) and a snazzy new Flamingo Mascot suit, but the most notable take-away after …

Kitchens