The future may not be so bright for Detroit. At least not in Motorcity, a new animated series Disney XD is launching later this month. The premise: In a futuristic Detroit, about 50 years from now, the evil billionaire Abraham Kane has taken control and outlawed basic freedoms, including automobiles. A group of young rebels who call themselves The Burners are fighting back to protect their subterranean refuge, Motorcity. They build their own fleet of ...
Odyssey Sims #0 of the Baylor Bears
The Baylor University women's basketball team made history in the NCAA title game Tuesday night, giving ESPN a slam dunk in the ratings. With 4.24 million viewers, the game ranks as the most viewed national championship final since 2004 (when 5.58 million watched Connecticut defeated Tennessee). Led by 6-foot-8 national player of the year Brittney Griner, the Lady Bears thrashed...
One of the world's most popular superheroes, Spider-Man has starred in at least half a dozen cartoon series (and one live-action show) over the last 45 years. The latest version, Disney XD's Ultimate Spider Man, premieres Sunday and puts a new spin on the famed webslinger by placing him in a universe with other Marvel Comics characters.
Ben 10: Omniverse
Cartoon Network had plenty to laugh about at its upfront presentation Wednesday, introducing a new sketch comedy show produced by Nick Cannon and trumpeting the success of its current hits, which dominate in the boys 6-11 demographic. The annual presentation to advertisers, held at New York City's Roseland Ballroom, celebrated ...
Ben Daniels, Bradley James and Miranda Raison
The battle to reclaim Camelot highlights Friday's season finale of Merlin (10/9c, Syfy). The episode features daring rescues, a rekindled romance and at least one valiant death. But perhaps the most significant moment is the introduction of an iconic element of the Camelot mythos — the legendary sword Excalibur.
Following last week's loss of the castle to Morgana (Katie McGrath), Arthur (Bradley James) doubts his worthiness as the king of Camelot. To help get him back on track, Merlin (Colin Morgan) introduces him to the legend of Excalibur, explaining that only the true king of Camelot will have the strength to pull the fabled sword out of the stone where it was embedded years ago by Bruta, the first king.
Check out this exclusive clip from Friday's season finale, "The Sword in the Stone, Part 2."
Noah Wyle and Drew Roy
In less than three months we'll finally learn what happened to resistance leader Tom Mason (Noah Wyle) after he agreed to board the alien ship in last year's Falling Skies first-season finale.
Maggie Q as Wonder Woman on Young Justice
Great Hera, this is some awesome casting news. Nikita star Maggie Q has lassoed the role of Wonder Woman in the Cartoon Network series Young Justice.
Elena Delle Donne
The air in high-altitude Denver is notoriously thin. But not nearly as thin as the chances of anyone other than Baylor cutting down the nets when the NCAA women's basketball championship concludes in the Mile High City. Undefeated at 34-0, the Lady Bears dominated their opponents this season — including third- and fourth-ranked Notre Dame and Connecticut — winning games by an average of 27.2 points.