‘Fresh Prince’ star Alfonso Ribeiro sues Fortnite over use of dance his character Carlton popularized

(CNN)Carlton wants his dance back. The lawsuits ask a California federal court to bar the game developers from using, selling or displaying the dance. The suits state that Ribeiro is in the process of copyrighting the dance. Ribeiro, best known as Carlton Banks from the 1990s “Fresh Prince” sitcom, says…

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Everything coming to Hulu in January 2019

Image: pixar / fx / paramount pictures As if there wasn’t already enough to be excited about in 2019, Hulu’s January selection is delivering even more New Year’s hype. Here’s what’s streaming.  From Stephen King’s greatest hits, including Cujo and Pet Sematary, to the kid-friendliest of flicks, like Inside Out…

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Stephen King tweets 5 words about the ‘IT’ sequel, instantly goes viral

Stephen King wants you to know the second part of 'IT' is on the way…Image: Scott Eisen/Getty Images for Warner Bros. It’s not often you find yourself eagerly awaiting a fresh glimpse of a nightmare-inducing clown, but here we are. It’s now been well over a year since Andrés Muschietti’s…

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In Red Dead Redemption 2, it is not always easy to do the right thing Games to Play Before You Die

Image: io interactive Hitman 2 is basically just a slightly more perfect version of Hitman, easily one of the best games of 2016. As sequels go, it doesn’t do much to shake things up. Mirrors work now, so if you’re sneaking up behind someone standing in front of a mirror,…

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Neil Patrick Harris loves that his ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ character is awful

Image: flickr Netflix will adapt the beloved stories of children’s author Roald Dahl, including Matilda, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The BFG, The Twits, and more. The new versions will be animated series as opposed to previous live-action film adaptations. “Netflix is known for innovative and high-quality storytelling,” added Gideon…

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This algae ‘curtain’ could make city buildings into urban trees Sharp Science

Image: columbia / sony “In this telling of the story, it truly could be anyone behind that mask — a little girl, a grizzled detective, a middle-aged sad sack, maybe even another unassuming New York kid — and all the people wearing it are better together than they are apart.” …

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Fans are pitching incredible themes for ‘American Horror Story’ Season 9

Image: fx networks Spoilers for American Horror Story: Apocalypse lie ahead. So, we’ve got chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping at your nose, and something something about “Yuletide carols”? Ugh, disgusting. With the killer finale of American Horror Story: Apocalypse finally aired, it’s safe to say 2018’s…

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‘The Walking Dead’ stumbles into midseason break amid losses

(CNN)The following contains spoilers about the Nov. 25 midseason finale of “The Walking Dead.” In the past, “The Walking Dead” stayed fresh — and unpredictable — by killing off characters with some regularity, a reminder that this lawless world was one where death represented a part of life. The recent…

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‘Pokmon Let’s Go’ is the attractive upgrade the original games needed

You'll never get between me and my Pikachu.Image: Mashable / game freak After about 20 years, Pokémon Red, Blue, and Yellow have been given new life on Nintendo Switch with Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Evee!, and it feels so good to be back. Coming out for the Nintendo Switch…

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RPGnet gaming forum formally bans Donald Trump support on the website

Image: Seth Wenig/AP/REX/Shutterstock Say it with me now, kids: It’s not censorship if it’s a private interest. Remember that. Repeat it when the Trump stans start to cry. RPGnet is one the internet’s oldest gaming-centric discussion forums. It’s also, as of Oct. 29, 2018, a Donald Trump-free zone.  SEE ALSO:…

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