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Marvel announces 'Howard the Duck' by Chip Zdarsky and Joe Quinones — Guardians of the Galaxy was great and all, but how about that post-credits scene? You know, the one with the anthropomorphic duck? What's his deal? Glad you asked. Created by Steve Gerber and Val Mayerick, Howard the Duck is one of the strangest and most subversive characters in the Marvel canon-that unfortunately is mostly known from a terrible film in the 1980s.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @NPsteve: Hey! Guess what? In my other, weird life I'm writing Howard the Duck:…

Nov 21, 2014

RT @jamescowan: Stupendous news. @zdarsky is writing Howard the Duck. I'm just going to go to my local comic book store and wait:…

Nov 21, 2014

Stupendous news. @zdarsky is writing Howard the Duck. I'm just going to go to my local comic book store and wait:…

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Adam Pally to exit 'The Mindy Project' — Shulman & Associates is going to have to say goodbye to its awkwardly lovable, sweater vest-wearing Peter Prentice. According to TVLine , who first reported the news, Adam Pally's run as a series regular on The Mindy Project will end in early 2015, after season 3′s 13th episode.

Spoiler Room: Scoop on 'Murder,' 'Elementary,' 'Walking Dead' and more — Welcome to the Spoiler Room, a safe place for spoiler addicts to come on a weekly basis to learn what's coming next on their favorite shows and, hopefully, get a few of their own questions answered. If you want scoop on a specific show, send your questions to

'Mockingjay Part 1': The 7 biggest changes from page to screen — Big-screen adaptations of books always involve changes and modifications to the original story. It's not a new phenomenon-but it's one we still love to pick apart when given the opportunity. But when it comes to The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 1, there isn't much picking to be done. ( Spoilers for Mockingjay-Part 1 follow.)

'How to Get Away with Murder': The victim speaks — Warning: This story contains major spoilers from Thursday's episode of How to Get Away with Murder. Read at your own risk! From How to Get Away with Murder 's debut, Tom Verica has been a dead man walking.

PopWatch Confessional: What makes you embrace your inner badass? — Let's face it: If you spend your days voluntarily staring at a variety of glowing rectangles, chances are you're probably not much of a daredevil. That said, the things you're seeing and hearing via those rectangles might inspire you to wish you could change your ways-if only for a few minutes after the movie/show/song is over.
Nov 21, 2014

The Internet is a place for awkward confessions, right? What makes you embrace your inner badass?… via @EW

'How to Get Away with Murder': The killer speaks — Warning: This story contains major spoilers from Thursday's episode of How to Get Away with Murder. Read at your own risk! How to Get Away with Murder 's killer is not a bad guy-according to the actor who portrays him.

Shonda Rhimes dramas set ratings record — ABC's fall finales for Grey's Anatomy, Scandal and newcomer How to Get Away with Murder ended on a high note. All three dramas from showrunner Shonda Rhimes delivered strong ratings Thursday night, with Grey's at 8.3 million viewers and a 2.4 adults 18-49 rating, Scandal at 10 million and a 3.1 rating and HTGAWM with 9.8 million and a 3.1 rating.

Sleater-Kinney shares snippets of two new songs — Back in October, Sleater-Kinney surprised fans with the big reveal that the career-spanning box set they're about to release isn't just a look back at their incredibly influential career but the first chapter in a new phase of their collaboration.

The EW pull list: The best comics of November (so far) — Welcome to the EW Pull List, a regular selection of some of the most interesting comics and graphic novels available. At first blush, The Wake -winner of this year's Eisner award for best limited series-looks like a horror comic. And for a while, it is. But only for a while.
Nov 21, 2014

For you @jasonsperling__ RT @mattbean1 The EW pull list: The best comics of November (so far):

Nov 21, 2014

The EW pull list: The best comics of November (so far):

Tina Fey's NBC comedy moving to Netflix — Netflix has given a rare two-season order to the Tina Fey and Robert Carlock comedy Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, which was initially slated to debut midseason on NBC. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt stars The Office's Ellie Kemper as a woman who escapse a doomsday cult and starts life over in New York.
Nov 21, 2014

Tina Fey’s NBC comedy moving to Netflix. Get the details

'Smallville' alum Allison Mack to guest-star on 'The Following' — The Following will stage a Smallville reunion in season three. Allison Mack has landed a guest-starring role on the Fox drama, EW has learned. The Smallville and Wilfred alum will play Hillary, a naïve, small town police officer caught up in Ryan Hardy's (Kevin Bacon) hunt for a serial killer.

Stephen Merchant has a tip for watching movie sex scenes with parents — Stuart, the single Brit looking for love in Los Angeles-or, more accurately, a makeout session with a model- returns to HBO Saturday night with the premiere of Hello Ladies: The Movie. To celebrate the conclusion of last year's hilarious one-season wonder, we gave star/cowriter/director Stephen Merchant a special romance-themed version of our Pop Culture Personality Test.
Nov 21, 2014

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Queen Latifah talk show canceled — Queen Latifah's talk show has been canceled. For the second time, the singer-actress' syndication series is coming to an end. While The Queen Latifah Show will continue making episodes through the end of March, distributor Sony Pictures Television confirms its pulling the plug after that.

'How to Get Away with Murder' boss talks killer twist — Warning: This story contains major spoilers from the midseason finale of How to Get Away with Murder, including the identity of the killer. Read at your own risk! How to Get Away with Murder finally revealed Sam Keating's killer tonight-but the ABC freshman drama also left viewers with a head-scratching, yet shocking revelation before going off the air until 2015.
Nov 21, 2014

ICYMI: How to Get Away with Murder postmortem: @petenowa talks killer twist and what’s next @HowToGetAwayABC

Nov 21, 2014

There’s also some scoop on who Marcia Gay Harden is playing in my #HTGAWM postmortem @Beloving2

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'Hunger Games': 16 (Im)posters — As if directed by David Fincher
Nov 21, 2014

New "Hunger Games" movie = opportunity to shamelessly repost the best Jef Castro gallery ever.,,…

'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' recap: Beer turns college kids into Neanderthals — After dusting a vamp, it looks like Buffy just saved Parker the Scumbag's life. He apologizes for being awful, but Buffy is just daydreaming in psych class as she watches Parker flirt with another girl. "These are the things we want," says Professor Walsh, conveniently. "Simple things. Comfort, sex, shelter, food.
Nov 21, 2014

Here's my recap of arguably the worst #Buffy episode of all time.

Goosebump Alert: See the music video for 'The Hobbit's 'Last Goodbye' — When it came to finally bid farewell to Middle-earth after 16 years and six epic films, Peter Jackson gave the last word to one of the original members of the Fellowship.
Nov 21, 2014

See the exclusive music video for 'The Hobbit's 'Last Goodbye,' with Billy Boyd and goosebumps aplenty:

Nov 21, 2014

You don't have to be a Tolkien cultist to be moved by Billy Boyd's @TheHobbitMovie farewell See the excl music video

Two Channels Will Keep Bill Cosby Sitcoms on the Air — Two channels are sticking with Bill Cosby - at least for now. While TV Land has stopped airing repeats of Bill Cosby's iconic NBC sitcom The Cosby Show, two niche basic cable channels that target black viewers have decided to continue running sitcoms starring the actor-comedian.