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By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 16th, 2015

‘Walking Dead’ star IronE Singleton interview: New book ‘Blindsided by the Walking Dead,’ getting out of ‘the hood’

IronE Singleton may be known for his role as T-Dog on The Walking Dead and as the kingpin Alton in The Blind Side, but Singleton has just released his first book, an autobiography titled “Blindsided by the More...

By Stephen Nevets On Sunday, July 13th, 2014

Karen Gillan talks about auditioning, shaving head for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ role

Marvel Studios returns to theaters in August to close out their phase two of films before the next Avengers film. One of the stars, Karen Gillan, makes the jump from Doctor Who to the female villain Nebula Guardians More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

Full ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ trailer, new photos include first look at Glenn Close

Marvel has released the first full-length trailer for Guardians Of The Galaxy which has fans more excited with explosive action, humor and all of the bizarre characters.  Talking with Digital Spy, director James More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, May 16th, 2014

New poster and character details arrive for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

Marvel has dropped a new poster and character descriptions for this summer’s Guardians of the Galaxy. The poster has weapons blasting to highlight the action by the team. Especially for fans who are not familiar More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Thanos confirmed for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ and tied to ‘Avengers 3’

Guardians of the Galaxy is the next film from Marvel Studios and fans now get some confirmation of the ties to Thanos and how the ending of Avengers teased future films. Thanos Avengers photo/banner While speaking More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, March 10th, 2014
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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ update by director James Gunn: the characters and Quill’s mixtape

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy is the last chapter before the big Avengers sequel and director James Gunn spoke at Sunday’s AMC Movie Talk to discuss the film, beginning with the unique cast and More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

‘Walking Dead’ star Michael Rooker explains Yondu in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

The Days of Thunder star Michael Rooker has a revitalized career after his role on AMC’s The Walking Dead as Merle. Now Rooker will be joining the Marvel Studios universe this summer in Guardians of the Galaxy. “As More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, December 5th, 2013

‘The Walking Dead’ star Micheal Rooker discusses Yondu, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ praising James Gunn

New summer’s Guardians of the Galaxy will feature Walking Dead star Michael Rooker. The Days of Thunder star talked about his role as Yondu and director James Gunn. “It’s felt like a James Gunn More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, October 18th, 2013

Michael Rooker fights back Merle urges in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ as Chris Pratt talks Rocket Raccoon

Marvel appears to be allowing the biggest spoiler from Guardians of the Galaxy to emerge: Rocket Raccoon, voiced by Bradley Cooper, is the big scene-stealer. Star Chris Pratt reiterated Rocket’s tough past of More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Michael Rooker talks Merle, eating with the Walkers and watching ‘Walking Dead’ season 4

Total Film recently talked with Michael Rooker in an October 8 article while promoting the The Walking Dead season three DVD/Blu-Ray release. Rooker was proud of his character’s fate in season 3. Michael More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
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‘The Walking Dead’ star Michael Rooker talks ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ not reading the comics and sequels

While Guardians of the Galaxy is nearly a year away Michael Rooker is not only discussing his role in the film, but also the prospect of sequels. “When I first got the role of Yondu, [James] Gunn was like, ‘Don’t More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, July 22nd, 2013

SDCC fans get a ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ preview, footage and news

Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige was greeted with great applause at SDCC when he introduced director James Gunn and the entire main cast of Guardians of the Galaxy, all of whom flew in from the London set just More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, April 25th, 2013
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‘The Walking Dead’ star Michael Rooker praises Norman Reedus and says the two ‘jive’ and ‘there was history’

Michael Rooker, who played Merle Dixon on AMC’s The Walking Dead, recently shared his thoughts on his co-star Norman Reedus during an interview on Conversations Live. In regards to Reedus, who played Merle’s More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

‘The Walking Dead’ star Michael Rooker joins ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ as Yondu

Marvel Studios dropped some major casting news as Michael Rooker, Merle on AMC’s hit series The Walking Dead, has signed on to Guardians of the Galaxy. Michael Rooker turns the page on his role as Merle on More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, April 6th, 2013

Norman Reedus says ‘The Walking Dead’ season 4 will be ‘our best season’

Season 3 of AMC’s hit series The Walking Dead concludes and fans are already clamoring for the next season. The good news is that it will begin October, shooting next month and according to Norman Reedus, More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, January 11th, 2013
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New FPS video game ‘The Walking Dead Survival Instinct’ due in March VIDEO

A FPS video game based on the AMC TV series “The Walking Dead” is on the way March for the Wii U, reports Digital Spy on Thursday. The game is the same as the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC versions, but will More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, December 7th, 2012

‘Walking Dead’ star Michael Rooker, Merle, will attend show in Louisville

Fandom Fest announced this Wednesday on their Facebook page that Michael Rooker, known for his role as Merle on AMC’s “The Walking Dead” will be coming to their convention in Louisville, Kentucky More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 29th, 2012

The Governor arrives in ‘Walking Dead’ so welcome to Woodbury

AMC’s hit “The Walking Dead” welcomed a ton of new faces in the long awaited introduction of The Governor and Woodbury. CHECK OUT THE WALKING DEAD page on The Global Dispatch to stay up to date More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 1st, 2012

Michael Rooker says Merle is not a ‘bad guy,’ talks ‘Walking Dead’ season 3

The third season of AMC’s smash hit “The Walking Dead” is set to debut on October 14 and Michael Rooker is set to make a long awaited return to the series as Merle, the angry and volatile skinhead. CHECK More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, June 11th, 2012

New Walking Dead video and photo contain spoilers

The first photo of David Morrissey as The Governor was a great teaser for fans of AMC’s “The Walking Dead,” but that was just the beginning. iO9 posted a set video filmed in Senoia, Georgia, which More...

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