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Scientists Are Closer to Understanding the ‘Alien Megastructure Star’

Stars don’t come much weirder than KIC 8462852, known colloquially as Tabby’s star. You may be more familiar with it as the “alien megastructure star.” Astronomers have been puzzling over the seemingly random dips in brightness from Tabby’s star, and one of the explanations put forward is that aliens have built massive structures in orbit. Well, it looks like the aliens have fired up their giant machinery again. That might give us a chance to figure out what’s going on out there. Astronomers reported on Thursday last week that KIC ...

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Uncharted Movie Now A Prequel, Will Star Young Spider-Man Actor Tom Holland

Sony Pictures has decided on a new direction for its film adaptation of the Uncharted series. Rather than casting someone as the Nathan Drake we’ve become accustomed to seeing in the games, it’s going back in time. According to Deadline, Sony has decided to turn its Uncharted movie into a prequel. It will feature the 20-year-old Tom Holland–the current big-screen Spider-Man–in the role of Drake, with Shawn Levy (Real Steel, Night at the Museum) directing. Inspiration was drawn from a sequence in Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception, which revealed the first ...

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DC's Cyborg Movie Still On Course For 2020 Release, Star Says

There has been much recent uncertainty about DC’s upcoming roster of superhero movies. Only Aquaman has a confirmed release date after 2017–The Flash is currently looking for its third director, and there have been no updates at all about Cyborg. However, the latter’s star, Ray Fisher, has now confirmed that the movie is on course for a 2020 release. The update comes via DCWorld, who reported from a recent Q&A with Fisher at the City of Heroes convention in the UK. They tweeted: The 2020 date for Cyborgwas originally set ...

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Star Trek: Discovery’s First Real Trailer Finally Drops

It’s been well over 18 months since CBS first announced that it would bring a new Star Trek TV show to television, and we’ve still only gotten bits and pieces of information about the first new Trek property on the small screen in over a decade. The show, Star Trek: Discovery, has been through several retoolings, including the addition (and departure) of Brian Fuller. Now, the first “real” trailer for the TV show has finally leaked — and while it answers some questions about the show’s premise and characters, it ...

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Game Of Thrones Star Charles Dance Joins Godzilla 2

Godzilla: King of Monsters is the upcoming sequel to the 2014 smash Godzilla, and will hit theaters in 2019. It has now been reported that Game of Thrones star Charles Dance has joined the cast. According to Deadline, Dance will appear in the 2019 release. The veteran British star will join the likes of Millie Bobby Brown (Stranger Things), Vera Farmiga (The Conjuring), Kyle Chandler (Bloodline, Manchester by the Sea), and Aisha Hinds (Under The Dome). Sally Hawkins and Ken Watanabe have also recently signed on to reprise their roles ...

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Star Trek: Discovery’s First Real Trailer Finally Drops

It’s been well over 18 months since CBS first announced that it would bring a new Star Trek TV show to television, and we’ve still only gotten bits and pieces of information about the first new Trek property on the small screen in over a decade. The show, Star Trek: Discovery, has been through several retoolings, including the addition (and departure) of Brian Fuller. Now, the first “real” trailer for the TV show has finally leaked — and while it answers some questions about the show’s premise and characters, it ...

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Star Trek: Discovery Trailer Shows New Cast; Release Date Set For Fall

The first trailer for the upcoming Star Trek: Discovery TV series has finally arrived, and you can watch it right now. We get a look at the new ship, many of the characters, and a variety of alien worlds. The Star Trek: Discovery trailer (above) also sets up a conflict with the Klingons, which appears to be a major focus of the show. It also confirms a fall release window, though there still isn’t an exact date. In addition to the trailer’s debut, we also got our first look at ...

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Power Ranger Reboot Star Joins Aquaman Cast

Ludi Lin, who played the Black Ranger in the recent Power Rangers movie, has been cast in DC’s 2018 superhero film Aquaman. According to Deadline, Lin will play Murk, the Commander of the Atlantian Royal Guard and leader of the Men-Of-War, the frontline army for Atlantis. He joins Jason Mamoa, who plays the titular role, which will be directed by James Wan (The Conjuring). Murk is a relatively new character who first appeared in 2013 in Aquaman #17. He wascreated by Geoff Johns and Paul Pelletier. While Murk is extremely ...

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Madden 18 Cover Star Tom Brady Jokes About Madden Curse In Silly Video

Last week, EA announced Tom Brady as the cover star for Madden 18. Given his stature as one of the league’s best, most reliable players, some Patriots fans might be concerned about the so-called Madden Curse. Brady himself said in a statement that he doesn’t believe in it (despite what happened last year) and now his team has put out a very silly video that expands on that even further. In this TB12 video, Brady attends a fake board meeting of sorts where he criticizes his team for making him ...

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Madden 17 Cover Star, GOAT Edition Revealed

New England Patriots QB Tom Brady, who led his team to an unprecedented come-from-behind victory in Super Bowl LI, will be on the cover of this year’s Madden NFL 18. With his five Super Bowl victories, four Super Bowl MVP awards, 12 Pro bowl nominations, and his huge passing numbers, he is a lock for the Hall of Fame. But he’s never been on a Madden game cover until now. Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was on the cover of Madden 17, making this the first time ever that teammates ...

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