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'Riverdale': A Reflection of America's Nightmarish Reality… Only Fun! [OPINION]

Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and the gang can only get some sense of control and power over the world by playing detectives, crusading reporters or Robin Hood-type gangsters and get away with it in ways that only a television can allow.It’s silly and completely nuts, but the CW's Riverdale is about right now. RIVERDALE stars KJ[...]

Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!: A Night of Heavenly Highlights

So instead, we're giving you a "one-stop-shopping" post for all of our personal highlights from last night - and if you can't tell by now, we're really big fans of the Rice/Lloyd Webber musical.[caption id="attachment_822171" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: NBC[/caption]The cast of NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! included singer/songwriter John Legend as Jesus Christ; singer/songwriter Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene, Hamilton‘s Brandon[...]

Swedish Rock Singer Erik Grönwall Performs Simon Zealotes from NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!

With Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber‘s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! only mere hours away from its small screen bow, NBC has released a new video of Swedish hard rock/heavy metal singer-songwriter Erik Grönwall (Simon Zealotes) joining 400 Choir! Choir! Choir! singers for a truly captivating rendition of 'Simon Zealotes':önwall joins a Jesus Christ Superstar[...]

Preview John Legend's 'Gethsemane,' Sara Bareilles' 'Everything's Alright' from NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!

In the first, John Legend (Jesus Christ) performs a soulful rendition of "Gethsemane;" and in the second, Sara Bareilles' (Mary Magdalene) version of "Everything's Alright" hits all of the right heartbreaking notes. and Bareilles are joined by Hamilton's Brandon Victor Dixon as Judas; rock star Alice Cooper as King Herod; Ben Daniels as Pontius Pilate, Norm Lewis as Caiaphas, Jason Tam as Peter, Jin Ha as Annas and Swedish rock[...]

Hamilton's Brandon Victor Dixon Previews NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!

With NBC‘s Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! set to bow before a live viewing audience this Easter Sunday, the network's released a small tease of what viewers can expect Sunday night in the form of Hamilton's Brandon Victor Dixon's (Judas) joining 400 singers from Choir! Choir! Choir! for an amazingly uplifting performance.Dixon joins a line-up that[...]

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Hamilton's Brandon Victor Dixon Cast in NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar

The six new cast members will be joining singer/songwriter John Legend as Jesus Christ; singer/songwriter Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene; and rock star Alice Cooper as King Herod.[caption id="attachment_799504" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: lev radin /[/caption]Dixon took over the role of Aaron Burr in Hamilton from original star Leslie Odom Jr., and would continue on[...]

NBC Releases New Promo for Jesus Christ Superstar Live

Because the event is live, there's obviously no footage to tease but the promo leans heavily on the iconic music from the lead song and an emphasis on the cast: singer/songwriter John Legend as Jesus Christ; singer/songwriter Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene; and rock star Alice Cooper as King Herod.Created by Andrew Lloyd Webber and[...]

Singer Sara Bareilles Converts to NBC's Live 'Jesus Christ Superstar'

[caption id="attachment_771410" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Ga Fullner /[/caption]NBC's  Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! continues to gather "disciples" ahead of its Easter 2018 broadcast, adding platinum-selling singer/songwriter Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene to a line-up that currently includes singer John Legend as Jesus and rock star Alice Cooper as King Herod. “We’re overjoyed to have Sara Bareilles[...]

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Read Alice Cooper Vs. Chaos #1, Part of the Dynamite/Comixology 50% off Sale

That means The Shadow vs Batman, Bettie Page, Dresden Files, James Bond, Agent 47 — and Alice Cooper Vs Chaos #1 by Tim Seeley and Jim Terry This is a unique comic in that it combines rock legend Alice Cooper with the Chaos Comics! characters from the 1990s. It's the ultimate heavy metal crossover as the original shock rocker meets the original death metal comic book universe![...]

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John Legend to Play Jesus in NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live

Whether or not it was the Power of Christ that compelled them to do it, NBC is elevating Grammy Award-winning musician John Legend (La La Land, Underground) to "Son of God" status as Jesus Christ in the network's upcoming live musical remake of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar Live[...]

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Alice Cooper Is King Herod in Jesus Christ Superstar Live

According to a report from THR, legendary shock rocker Alice Cooper will play King Herod in the production.[caption id="attachment_757948" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Craig Sterken /[/caption][caption id="attachment_757936" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Courtesy of Paramount Pictures[/caption]Additionally, David Leveaux will direct the production, which is set to broadcast on Easter Sunday.“Alice Cooper, whose theatricality is the stuff of legend, is the[...]

The Stepfords Of Riverdale – Riverdale Episode 8

If you're a fan of the parents, this was the episode for you. When Fred's construction crew walks on him (thanks to the Blossoms) Fred (Luke Perry) breaks down, and after some prodding, tells Archie (KJ Apa) what's really going on. Archie and his dad have the sincerest relationship in this series, and I'm glad […]

Mädchen Amick Digs Up The Dirt In Riverdale

Based on the character from Archie Comics, the television adaptation goes darker and more twisted the source material and the parents of Archie and his friends play a big role. Mädchen Amick is Alice Cooper, Betty's mom and owner of the Riverdale Register that is covering and sensationalizing the death of Jason Blossom Amick talks about her character,[...]

Madchen Amick To Play Alice Cooper… In Riverdale

Madchen Amik, the actress from many series like Damages, Californication, Twin Peaks, Gilmore Girls, American Horror Story: Hotel, ER and Gossip Girl, has landed the role of Alice Cooper in the upcoming pilot Riverdale for the CW.For those not familiar with the Archie comics that the series is based on, Amik will not be playing[...]

"Put Your Seat Belt On…" – Jim Terry Talks Alice Cooper Vs Chaos! #6

Jim Terry, artist and co-writer, talks about Alice Cooper vs Chaos #6, on sale now from Dynamite. Interiors by Jim Terry.BYRON BREWER: Jim, you have certainly put a lot of yourself into this book as both artist and co-writer Looking back, is there anything either script-wise or artistically you may have done different in retrospect?JIM TERRY:[...]

Jim Terry Talks Working With Tim Seeley On Alice Cooper Vs Chaos!

Dynamite's mini series Alice Cooper vs Chaos is chugging along with the final issue being solicited for January 2016 Byron Brewer caught up with writer Jim Terry to talk about the series and what he sees for after.BYRON BREWER: What is more difficult, Jim: Being writer or artist for all this craziness?JIM TERRY: I’m not[...]

Exclusive First Look At Dynamite's Horror Titles For January 2016

These include the final issue of Alice Cooper Vs Chaos!, the fifth issue of Aliens / Vampirella and the fourth issue of Dean Koontz's Frankenstein: Storm Surge.ALICE COOPER VS CHAOS! #5 (OF 5) Cover: Joyce Chin Writer: Tim Seeley, Jim Terry Art: Jim TerryAlice Cooper discovers just how chaotic the Chaos! Universe can truly be, as[...]