The actor struggled to find work after the campy superhero series was canceled, but he rebounded with voiceover gigs, including one as the mayor of Quahog on 'Family Guy.' Adam West, the ardent actor who managed to keep his tongue in cheek while wearing the iconic cowl of the Caped Crusader on the classic 1960s series Batman , has died. He was 88. West, who was at the pinnacle of pop culture after Batman debuted in January 1966, only to see his career fall victim to typecasting after the ABC show flamed out, died Friday night in Los Angeles after a short battle with leukemia, a family spokesperson said. West died peacefully surrounded by his family and is survived by his wife, Marcelle, six children, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. "Our dad always saw himself as The Bright Knight and aspired to make a positive impact on his fans' lives. He was and always will be our hero," his family said in a statement. After struggling for years without a steady job, the … [Read more...] about Adam West, Straight-Faced Star of TV’s ‘Batman,’ Dies at 88
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Marvel's Black Panther is shaping up to be the first box office blockbuster of 2018, with new details about one pivotal character surfacing that could have you looking at him in a whole different light. Christopher Priest, who became the first black writer at either Marvel or DC in 1983, is perhaps best known for his iconic run of Black Panther comics in 1998, which helped revitalize the brand and serves as the inspiration for next month's Black Panther movie. At the beginning of that run at Marvel Comics , Priest created the character Everett K. Ross, played by Martin Freeman in Captain America: Civil War and Black Panther . Priest has revealed in a new interview that the character is actually inspired by Friends ' own Chandler Bing, as played by Matthew Perry. While Priest's work on the Black Panther comics was overlooked for quite some time, after retiring from comics in 2005, he would ultimately become quite the revered icon in the comics world, with current … [Read more...] about There’s a Black Panther Character Based on Chandler from Friends
The latest TRP ratings for the Week 8 (February 20-February 26, 2021) are out. While Star Plus' shows Anupamaa and Imlie have retained their top two spots, Bigg Boss 1 4 grand finale made a surprise entry on the chart. Kundali Bhagya is out of top 5 slot. Among channels, Star Plus and Colors TV have retained their top two spots, while Star Utsav has witnessed a jump. Take a look at the ratings of top five and popular shows. Anupamaa, Imlie & GHKKPM Star Plus' shows Anupamaa and Imlie have managed to retain their top two spots on the TRP chart, while Ghum Hai Kisikey Pyaar Meiin has dropped to the fourth place. The shows have grabbed 3.9, 3.2 and 3.1 ratings, respectively. Bigg Boss 14 Grand Finale Replaces Kundali Bhagya Bigg Boss 14 was struggling to enter the TRP chart. The show's grand finale finally made surprise entry at the third place, replacing popular show Kundali Bhagya . The finale episode has grabbed 2.7 ratings. … [Read more...] about Latest TRP Ratings: Bigg Boss 14 Grand Finale Replaces Kundali Bhagya On The Chart
Dulquer Salmaan, the charming actor is all set to play a police officer in the upcoming Rosshan Andrrews project. Recently, Dulquer Salmaan revealed the first look poster of his cop film and hinted that the title launch is on the way. The unique first look poster features a bike, with a signboard that reads "Police." The actor-producer, who has not revealed anything about the project, wrote in his post: " Just going to park this here ! " However, Dulquer Salmaan later took to his official Instagram page and shared the same poster, with the "loading" symbol. The cine-goers now suggest that Dulquer is hinting towards the upcoming title launch of the movie. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Dulquer Salmaan (@dqsalmaan) Interestingly, Dulquer Salmaan revealed the promising star cast and technical crew of the Rosshan Andrrews directorial, along with the first look poster. As reported earlier, … [Read more...] about Dulquer Salmaan Reveals The First Look Of His Cop Film; To Announce The Title Soon!
Director James Gunn is one of a few stars and filmmakers who've embraced Facebook Live, frequently using the technology to host impromptu Q&A sessions with his fans. One of these sessions happened yesterday, where he addressed a recent rumor swirling around his highly-anticipated movie Guardians of the Galaxy 2 . Contrary to recent reports, which surfaced after new toys debuted, Marvel characters Adam Warlock and Darkhawk will not be featured in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 . Earlier this month, there were reports coming out of New York Toy Fair that featured new Marvel action figures such as Adam Warlock and the much more obscure Marvel Comics character named Darkhawk. Since these Marvel Legends figures were launched alongside a Guardians 2 line, many fans started to assume that they were going to be in the movie, but during the filmmaker's Facebook Live session, Gunn cleared things up. Here's what the filmmaker had to say about the toys. RELATED: Stan Lee's … [Read more...] about Guardians 2 Doesn’t Have Adam Warlock or Darkhawk Says Director