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Jean-Claude Van Damme and the Creators of “Jean-Claude Van Johnson”

Dec 11, 2017 Web Exclusive

Equal parts action and comedy, the upcoming Amazon series Jean-Claude Van Johnson – debuting on December 15th – feels like a gift from Jean-Claude Van Damme to his fans. In the show, the Belgian martial arts superstar plays a version of himself, Jean-Claude Van Damme. The series supposes that the master of high kicks and wide splits was recruited by a top secret black ops unit early in his career, and that the movies he made over the last 30 years – often filmed in far-off countries – were actually a cover for dangerous, James Bond-like espionage missions. His operative name? The not-suspicious-sounding-at-all “Jean-Claude Van Johnson.” More

Steve Lightfoot, Showrunner on the Netflix Series “Marvel’s Punisher”

Nov 22, 2017 Web Exclusive

Grim. Gruesome. Unrelenting. Those intense adjectives and more would be apt describing The Punisherthe latest Marvel Universe series streaming on Netflix. More

Joel Hodgson and Jonah Ray on Bringing Back “Mystery Science Theater 3000”

Apr 12, 2017 Web Exclusive

We spoke with series creator Joel Hodgson and the Satellite of Love’s new resident human, Jonah Ray, about bringing back the beloved movie-riffing show. More

Rose McIver of iZombie

Mar 29, 2016 Issue # 56 - Best of 2015 - Father John Misty and Wolf Alice

Feasting on brains hardly seems like leading lady fare, but Rose McIver is more than eager to dig in. In fact, the 27-year-old actress relishes her monstrous starring on role iZombie (a hit TV series in its second season on CW, based on the cult Vertigo/DC comic book of the same name).  More

Ash vs Evil Dead’s Bruce Campbell

Oct 30, 2015 Web Exclusive

As Bruce Campbell will tell you, fans have been begging for a continuation to Ash Williams’ story since the Evil Dead series’ most recent installment, Army of Darkness, was released in 1993. After almost a quarter century, he and director Sam Raimi are answering their call with Ash vs Evil Dead, a new Starz series. We chatted with the man himself about the show, and what records we might find in Ash’s private collection. More

Lennie James on Playing Morgan Jones on “The Walking Dead”

Oct 09, 2015 Web Exclusive

Despite having appeared in only three episodes spread over five seasons, Lennie James has managed to make Morgan Jones one of the most iconic characters in the history of The Walking Dead. When we first meet him in the show's premiere episode he was the father and grieving husband who first explains to Rick Grimes that the world has fallen into zombie-fueled chaos.  More

Cliff Curtis, Star of “Fear the Walking Dead”

Aug 21, 2015 Web Exclusive

You probably know more about The Walking Dead than Cliff Curtis. Though the zombie thriller has utterly dominated cable TV for the past three years, pulling in a record-setting 17 million viewers for its season five premiere, Curtis was not one of them.  More

Gale Anne Hurd, Executive Producer of “Fear the Walking Dead”

Aug 21, 2015 Web Exclusive

In 2008, The Walking Dead executive producer Gale Anne Hurd had no reason to believe that the zombie drama would ever be anything more than a cable TV curiosity.  More

Fear the Walking Dead

Aug 20, 2015 Issue #54 - August/September 2015 - CHVRCHES

Cliff Curtis isn't used to playing nice guys. Over his 22-year career, the New Zealand-born actor has played a gang member (Training Day), an FBI man (Live Free or Die Hard), a cranky Marine (Runaway Jury), and a variety of drug dealers and otherwise unsavory characters (Bringing Out the Dead,Blow). More