The Amazing Spider-Man

1978, TV Show

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Are things about to heat up for ex-lovers Will Pope and Brenda Leigh Johnson on TNT's The Closer (Mondays at 9 pm/ET)? Sensing that an interdepartmental romance might be brewing sometime soon, TVGuide.com Q&A'd the assistant police chief's portrayer, J.K. Simmons, about the show's success and its possible move to the fall battlegrounds, while also seeking out some scoop on Spider-Man 3.

TVGuide.com: I'm looking at this scene shot of you in the new TV Guide, and you're curling dumbbells that are, what, 30, 40 lbs. each?
J.K. Simmons:
I think those dumbbells were 80 lbs. [total]. I always do half [re  Read Full Article

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Closer's J.K. Simmons Is Up for a Fight

Are things about to heat up for ex-lovers Will Pope and Brenda Leigh Johnson on TNT's The Closer (Mondays at 9 pm/ET)? Sensing that an interdepartmental romance might be brewing sometime soon, TVGuide.com Q&A'd the assistant police chief's portrayer, J.K. Simmons, about the show's success and its possible move to the fall battlegrounds, while also seeking out some scoop on Spider-Man 3.

TVGuide.com: I'm looking at this scene shot of you in the new TV Guide, and you're curling dumbbells that are, what, 30, 40 lbs. each?
J.K. Simmons:
I think those dumbbells were 80 lbs. [total]. I always do half [re read more

LOOK, UP IN THE SKY! IT'S A BIRD! IT'S A PLANE...

... it's a geek in a cape? Yep, most likely. Wannabe superheroes are being encouraged to audition at www.whowantstobeasuperhero.com for an upcoming reality series that comic-book creator Stan Lee (Spider-Man, X-Men) is developing with Sci Fi. The winner of the six-week competition will star in his or her own comic book and TV-movie, and be given Wonder Woman's private e-mail address. read more

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Premiered: April 05, 1978, on CBS
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Premise: Live-action version of the Marvel Comics book about a young man endowed with spiderlike powers after he's bitten by a radioactive arachnid. Often uncomfortable with the mantle of hero, Peter Parker nevertheless swings into action as Spider-Man when the need arises. Sincerity aside, the series will seem crude to anyone weaned on Tobey Maguire's cinema Spidey.

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