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Saturday Night Live: Spade Turned Down Bowie’s Role Trade in Sketch
On their podcast, the Joe Dirt star recalled taking ownership of his obnoxious receptionist character he described to "stop you because he thinks they're better than you." In the November 23rd, 1991, episode, another had an eye for that role in David Bowie. David Space in "Saturday Night Live." Image courtesy of NBC/Saturday Night Live Bowie, the[...]
the Daily LITG, 31st July 2022
You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. Sandman LITG: The Death Of David Bowie The Sandman: Neil Gaiman Breaks Some Bad News to A David Bowie Fan Marvel Comics Writer Ron Zimmerman Has Died Doctor Who: NPH Talks Ncuti Gatwa; David Tennant Posts ECCC Apology Rob Liefeld On The Entitlement Of The Youth Of Today DC Confirms Batman's Not[...]
Sandman/Bowie Reveal, Better Call Saul Breaks Bad: BCTV Daily Dispatch
Our line-up of news, reviews, opinions, commentary, and everything in-between for this morning covered a wide range of topics, including Neil Gaiman breaking some bad news to a fan who wanted David Bowie as Lucifer in Netflix's The Sandman, Vince Gilligan dropping a ten-ton hit about the next episode of AMC's Better Call Saul that[...]
But the "bad news"? It looks like some David Bowie fans are coming out of the woodwork to call out Gaiman for not casting the hall-of-fame rock star and musician as Lucifer And it's understandable when you see the number of times the character is portrayed to look like Ziggy Stardust's real-life alter-ego But then[...]
David Bowie's Life on Mars? Receives a New Barbie from Mattel
The '70s are back as Mattel is honoring the one and only David Bowie with another Barbie doll! This time, the Life on Mars? music video comes to life as his stylish powder-blue suit is faithfully recreated The foil-printed pin-stripe shirt, statement tie, and platform shoes are showcased on her spicing up her style and[...]
The Man Who Fell to Earth is an Overcooked Sequel and Remake
The original 1976 movie The Man Who Fell to Earth is a cult classic that cemented both David Bowie's image as an alien pop star and director Nic Roeg as one of the most unique directors out there Since nothing is sacred anymore and any classic book, movie, or TV show is considered a franchise[...]
David Bowie
Lucifer, Limbo and Homesick Pilots writer Dan Watters is writing a new, fully-authorized graphic novel adaptation of the 1976 movie The Man Who Fell To Earth that starred David Bowie, to be drawn by Dev Pramanik of Firefly, Paradiso and Dune: House Atreides and published by Titan Comics this October. The story follows an extra-terrestrial called[...]
David Bowie Covers in Television Shows - Top Five
David Bowie is an icon – and rightly so His music is not only fantastic, but it's also everywhere in the best way Television and film are responsible for introducing new generations to beloved music, and not just through the classics; with over 800 soundtrack credits on IMDB, his music appears in movies from Starship[...]
Licorice Pizza Trailer Debuts,
Some serious Boogie Nights vibes came from this trailer, and not just because David Bowie's Life On Mars blasts through the whole thing A new PTA movie is the film snob equivalent to a new MCU film opening, so expect this one to be positioned before the end of the year in even limited release to[...]
Labyrinth: Jim Henson Mulled Sting, Michael Jackson for Goblin King
It's hard to imagine the 1986 Jim Henson classic without musician David Bowie in the iconic role of Jareth, the Goblin King, but apparently, The Muppets creator had other artists in mind during the time of casting and consulted his family on the decision Speaking to Comicbook.com, Jim's children Brian Henson and Cheryl Henson opened[...]
Low: BBC Radio 4 Drama of David Bowie Making his Legendary Album
It's the 5th anniversary of David Bowie's death, and the BBC has been running all kinds of tributes to him The most interesting is Low, written by veteran TV writer-direct Sean Grundy and directed by the prolific Dirk Maggs The radio play – or audio podcast for you millennials – retells the story of Bowie[...]
Stardust: Johnny Flynn’s David Bowie Journeys to Ziggy [TRAILER]
Gabriel Range's upcoming David Bowie biopic Stardust chronicles the singer's path to his signature persona Ziggy Stardust Star Johnny Flynn (Emma) plays the musician at 24-years old when he's still trying to sell his image as an artist traveling to America in 1971 Helping him along the way is Mercury Records publicist Rob Oberman played[...]
Bowie Stardust Rayguns & Moonage Daydreams PX HC 2nd Edition Cover
Scott Campbell cover for Oblivion Song #25 go on the Back Order List, and by this weekend, Negan Lives #1 has also finally gone on the Back Order List. #gallery-7 { margin: auto; } #gallery-7 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-7 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-7 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Adventureman #2 Main Cover Bitter Root #9[...]
Starman David Bowie Comic
Starman: The Man Who Sewed The World is a comic book adaptation of a musical documentary about Freddie Burretti, David Bowie's very close friend and key early 1970s Ziggy Stardust costume collaborator In collaboration with the filmmaker Lee Scriven, Rainey has adapted the little-seen film into a comic book. Starman: The Man Who Sewed The World[...]
Mondo will have a new Labyrinth poster available on The Drop tomorrow.
Labyrinth, the beloved David Bowie film from the 1980s, will receive the Mondo treatment tomorrow Available on The Drop tomorrow will be a new poster by artist Julian Totino Tedesco.  The poster features David Bowie's iconic Jareth front and center, with all kinds of nods to the film surrounding him in the background This one[...]
"The Hunger": A Feast for the Eyes, Not Much for the Brain (Neon Cinema)
David Bowie plays John Blaylock, her thrall and lover of several centuries Susan Sarandon rounds out the cast as Sarah, a sleep scientist that might hold the key to unlocking Miriam's quest. The movie opens with Miriam and John on the hunt at a goth night club, which just happens to have the band Bauahaus performing[...]
David Bowie Approves of New Guardians of the Galaxy Ship Name From Beyond Grave
Legendary rocker David Bowie gave a posthumous thumbs up to global entertainment superstar Donny Cates, sometimes known as "The David Bowie of Comics," for Cates' decision to name the new ship belonging to the Guardians of the Galaxy after Bowie, who has himself sometimes known as "The Donny Cates of Music." Even more impressively, Bowie[...]
What If Neil Gaiman Adapted David Bowie Songs for an Animated Something?
This is one of the best ideas ever, and oddly enough one that >this< writer was literally talking about last night while explaining to their offspring about how David Bowie's rich discography would make the PERFECT prompt for shortform animation projects. David Bowie performsPhoto by Fabio Diena / Shutterstock.com Secondly,  here's what we're talking about- If @neilhimself wanted[...]
Gary Oldman Narrates 'David Bowie Is' Mobile App
Oscar winning actor Gary Oldman is lending his wonderful voice to an app celebrating the life and legacy of one of his dearest friends, the late great David Bowie. Gary Oldman smiles, photo by Mary Anne Butler Perhaps you'll recall the incredible "David Bowie is" exhibit that toured the world; a collection of fashion and items highlighting the icon's[...]
Labyrinth Jareth Statue Chronicle 5
David Bowie's iconic portrayal of Jareth in the film Labyrinth  is being immortalized in a new high end statue from Chronicle The statue will have Jareth posed on a throne next to a goblin The likeness of Bowie is pretty exceptional, and this statue features incredible detail The hair, the tattered shirt, the boots[...]
Three Musicians We Think Should Have Their Own Biopic
Will the film focus on the two, or would it be more of an all-inclusive piece like Bohemian Rhapsody?   David Bowie performsPhoto by Fabio Diena / Shutterstock.com   David Bowie David Bowie was a musical prodigy from an early age, but he came to provide some of music's biggest pop culture iconic moments. It would be hard to encompass Bowie's[...]
Boo-Wave Halloween Decorations for the Musical-Loving Goth
It's like all the companies suddenly realized people will spend their adult-monies on adult-priced and quality home decor and collectables. And then there are artists like Matthew Lineham, who has some AMAZING pieces for Halloween that specifically speak to the 80's Goth in all of us. Called the Boo-Wave collection, there are beautiful pieces of original art[...]
'Bohemian Rhapsody' Soundtrack May Mean We're Getting David Bowie
We knew it was a very likely possibility that David Bowie would play a part in the upcoming Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody from 20th Century Fox, and the reveal of the official soundtrack listing may prove this. Of course, the inclusion of the Queen/Bowie collaboration of 'Under Pressure' doesn't mean outright that we'll be seeing the late great[...]
Black Milk Clothing Re-Releases Its Magical Labyrinth Collection
Australian brand Black Milk Clothing is known for having access to fantastic pop culture IPs for its lines of spandex fashion, and the company is bringing back one of its most popular. Jim Henson's seminal film Labyrinth is iconic for so many reasons; the music, the incredible puppetry and special effects, teenaged Jennifer Connelly's eyebrows, and of course David[...]
Let's Talk About "The Hunger" On it's 35th Anniversary
Still spoken about as a masterpiece of the vampire genre, the moody and dark horror romance holds up. Thanks to Old Movie Ads on twitter for this great poster. Starring Catherine Deneuve, Susan Sarandon and David Bowie, the film is a very lose adaptation of Whitley Striber's 1981 novel "The Hunger"[...]
Evan Rachel Wood
Evan Rachel Wood is not just an actress, she's also a pretty damn good singer. Perhaps you didn't see the fabulous Across The Universe film where she sang classic The Beatles songs. Perhaps you don't know she has a band with fiancé Zach Villa, Rebel and a Basketcase. The photo Celebrating David Bowie posted today announcing Evan Rachel Wood The Celebrating[...]
David Bowie memorial
David Bowie would have turned 71 today, had we not lost his force of space nature two years ago He left us with an amazing collection of work; music, film, and his continuing legacy of being true to one's self (whichever self that happened to be at the time) It's also Elvis Presley's birthday —[...]