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Hellraiser Icon Doug Bradley Launches YouTube Channel and Its Awesome

Hellraiser Icon Doug Bradley Launches YouTube Channel and It's Awesome

Right now, there are two videos up on the channel, including the beginning of him reading Mary Shelley's Frankenstein That's right; you can now hear Pinhead himself read some of literature's great works to you for free He even has a most impressive collection of horror memorabilia as a backdrop I am especially jealous of[...]

Danny Boyles Frankenstein Proves Most Intense Adaptation Yet: Review

Danny Boyle's Frankenstein Proves Most Intense Adaptation Yet: Review

The National Theatre has posted one of its most popular and acclaimed productions in recent years: Danny Boyle’s 2011 production of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller (two Sherlock Holmes!) play the monster and Frankenstein on alternate nights during its run Both versions were filmed and should be on YouTube soon[...]

Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who &#8211 The Haunting of Villa Diodati

Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who – The Haunting of Villa Diodati

The night in 1816 when some literary luminaries tell ghost stories in the Villa Diodati, which eventually inspires the creation of a Frankenstein: A Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley…But no one is telling it - will it happen only because the Doctor & Co know it will happen? A self-replicating loop? Yes but not in[...]

Doctor Who Series 12 The Haunting of Villa Diodati Scares Up Preview Images

"Doctor Who" Series 12 "The Haunting of Villa Diodati" Scares Up Preview Images

Taking place in 1816 at the Villa Diodati in Geneva during that (in)famous night of ghost story-telling by Mary Shelley, Lord Byron, Percy Shelley, and others, the episode finds "Team TARDIS" crashing the party to help bust some ghosts - but are things ever that simple in the WHOniverse?Following the two released promos and epsiode[...]



NatGeos Genius Season 3 to Focus on Mary Shelley

NatGeo's Genius Season 3 to Focus on Mary Shelley

Now, TVLine is reporting that the third season of the series will focuse on British author Mary Shelley, author of the classic novel Frankenstein; or the Modern Prometheus.Shelley, who lived from 1797 to 1851, had quite an interesting life She was married to Percy Shelley and was the mother of four children, three of which[...]

The Frankenstein Chronicles: Netflix Nabs Rights to Sean Bean Series

The Frankenstein Chronicles: Netflix Nabs Rights to Sean Bean Series

In those areas, Netflix will still have broadcasting rights but at a later broadcast time.Originally airing on ITV’s Encore channel in the U.K., here's your look at The Frankenstein Chronicles:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfN3BYlNqu8 A re-imagining of Mary Shelley's classic 1818 novel Frankenstein, The Frankenstein Chronicles follows river police officer Inspector John Marlott (Bean) as he uncovers a corpse made[...]


On This Day In Pop Culture History For February 21

On This Day In Pop Culture History For February 21

They were stone-age selfie machines. [gallery columns="5" size="large" ids="614119,614120,614117,614118,614116"] Today in Bleeding Cool history, Jess Harrold reported on a fascinating Batman trademark case and ruling in the UK. LOTS of Birthdays today, including Charles Scribner music publisher (1821), Erma Bombeck author/humorist (1927), Nina Simone musician (1933), John Lewis Civil Rights activist/Congressman (1940), Alan Rickman actor (1946), Anthony Daniels actor (1946), Robert Armstrong cartoonist/Creator of Mickey Rat (1950), Kelsey Grammer actor (1955), Chuck Palahniuk writer (1962), David Foster Wallace writer (1962), Ellen Page actress (1987)[gallery size="large" ids="614123,614127,614133,614129,614121,614122,614134,614130,614124,614125,614126"]Sadly, some greats passed away today as well,[...]