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New comedy starring Andrew Dice Clay to premiere in April

"Star Wars" actress Carrie Fisher coming to Denver Comic Con
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Fri, Feb 12, 2016

Today Denver Comic Con announced that actress, activist and author Carrie Fisher, best known as Princess Leia from the “Star Wars” films, will be in...

Q&A: Chris Carter talks "The X-Files"
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Feb 10, 2016

Recently I sat in on a conference call with Chris Carter, the creator of “The X-Files.” The rebooted franchise recently started a six-episode run on...

A powerful start for HBO's 'Vinyl'
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Feb 9, 2016

"Vinyl"

Cast: Bobby Cannavale ("Boardwalk Empire," "Ant-Man"), Olivia Wilde ("Tron: Legacy," "Doll and Em"), Ray Romano ("Everybody Loves...

Live blog - The commercials of Super Bowl 50
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Feb 7, 2016

Happy Super Bowl Sunday! Welcome to The Gazette live blog for the commercials of Super Bowl 50. From kickoff to the final countdown I'll be taking in...

How to watch the Super Bowl (and SB commercials) without having cable
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, Feb 4, 2016

If you’ve cut the cord with cable, don’t own a TV or are on the move during Super Bowl Sunday, you might be thinking you have to miss out on the big...

Video Game Haiku Review - "Lego Marvel's Avengers"
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Feb 2, 2016

Title: Lego Marvel’s Avengers
Format: PC, PS3, PS4, PS Vita, Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, Xbox 360, Xbox One 
Price: $29.99-$59.99
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TV review: 'The People v. O.J. Simpson' a fun ride with stellar cast
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Feb 1, 2016

"The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story"

Cast: John Travolta ("Saturday Night Fever," "Grease"), Cuba Gooding Jr. ("Jerry Maguire,"...

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog sets his sights on the presidential election
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Jan 31, 2016

Hulu recently announced a partnership with the jokesters at Funny or Die to present “Triumph’s Election Special 2016,” an hour long satirical look at...

“The 100” Season 3 Preview (Spoiler Free)
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Fri, Jan 29, 2016

“The 100” Season 3 Preview

Cast: Eliza Taylor (Clarke), Paige Turco (Dr. Abby Griffin), Bob Morley (Bellamy), Marie Avgeropoulos (Octavia),...

"Karate Kid" and "The Outsiders" cast members coming to Denver Comic Con
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Fri, Jan 29, 2016

The guest announcements are starting to pour in for this year’s Denver Comic Con. Last week we learned that Marvel Comics icon Stan Lee will be...

Comic book legend Stan Lee coming to Denver Comic Con 2016
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Jan 26, 2016

It was announced today that Marvel Comics icon Stan Lee will be appearing at Denver Comic Con this year at the Colorado Convention Center. Lee will...

TV Review - Lack of direction dooms “You, Me and the Apocalypse”
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Jan 26, 2016

There were 409 television shows that aired in 2015. 409! With that many programs I can’t give a complete deep dive of every new series. To widen my...

TV Preview - Go back in time with James Franco in “11.22.63”
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Jan 25, 2016

If you’re looking for a TV series that’s a little different I highly recommend “11.22.63.” The program is a Hulu exclusive and is the streaming...

Review: Whether you're a diehard fan or a newcomer, the new 'X-Files' will draw you in
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Jan 24, 2016

"The X-Files"

Cast: Gillian Anderson ("The Fall," "Hannibal"), David Duchovny ("Californication" "Aquarius"), Mitch Pileggi ("Dallas," "Sons...

TV Review - “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” doesn’t reach the level of its network siblings
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Jan 24, 2016

There were 409 television shows that aired in 2015. 409! With that many programs I can’t give a complete deep dive of every new series. To widen my...

FOX21 adding a 10 p.m. newscast
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Fri, Jan 15, 2016

Local Fox affiliate KXRM (FOX21) recently announced that they are adding a 10 p.m., half hour newscast to their broadcast day. This will be in...

Popular Colorado Springs DJ no longer on the air
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, Jan 14, 2016

If you’re a regular listener to 98.9 Magic FM (KKMG) chances are you’ve noticed the absence of popular disc jockey Derreck Rusch, better known as...

TV Review - New TBS sitcom "Angie Tribeca" is laugh out loud funny
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Jan 13, 2016

There were 409 television shows that aired in 2015. 409! With that many programs I can’t give a complete deep dive of every new series. To widen my...

Showtime fans, you're in luck (watch free this weekend)
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Jan 11, 2016

The Showtime Network will be available during a free preview weekend beginning this Saturday and running through Monday. Viewers...

TV Review: "Second Chance" is a sci-fi series with an interesting premise but questionable future
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Jan 10, 2016

“Second Chance”

Cast: Rob Kazinsky (“Pacific Rim,” “True Blood”), Tim DeKay (“White Collar” “Tell Me You Love Me”), Dilshad Vadsaria...

'The Bachelor' Preview - Colorado resident Ben Higgins kicks off the most dramatic season in franchise history
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Jan 4, 2016

“The Bachelor” is back! America’s favorite unintentional comedy returns for its 20th season Monday night on ABC and this time it even features a...

Matt Meister returns to Colorado Springs-area airwaves
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Jan 4, 2016

Former KRDO-TV meteorologist and current Falcon School District 49 communications director Matt Meister is returning to the local media scene.

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Q&A: Hank Azaria and Nicholas Gonzalez talk “Bordertown”
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Dec 28, 2015

Recently I sat in on a Fox conference call with Hank Azaria and Nicholas Gonzalez, who lend their voices to lead characters on “Bordertown.” The new...

TV Talk - Frank Underwood announces his candidacy for president
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Dec 22, 2015

In an already crowded race for the presidency, what difference can one more additional candidate make? When that candidate is a fictional sitting...

Movie Talk - A spoiler free review of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Dec 21, 2015

Title: "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" 
Release date: December 18, 2015 
Rating: PG-13
Director: JJ Abrams
...

The original "Star Wars" trilogy as explained by Stephen Colbert
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Dec 20, 2015

If you're unfamiliar with the "Star Wars" films (Are you from a galaxy far, far away? Where have you been the last 40 years?!?) Stephen Colbert is...

There’s a big reason why you’re missing out on some of TV’s best programs
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, Dec 17, 2015

Chances are someone you know has told you all about a TV show that they’ve been watching and highly recommend. In fact, this has probably happened to...

The Golden Controller Awards - The best (and worst) video games and trends of 2015
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Dec 16, 2015

What a great year for the video game industry 2015 has been! To celebrate the release of so many great games its time to announce the winners of...

Q&A: Bear Grylls talks running wild in the Alaskan wilderness with Barack Obama
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Dec 14, 2015

Recently I had a chance to sit in on an NBC conference call with Bear Grylls. The survivalist takes President Barack Obama on a trek across the...

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Gazette Media Columnist Terry Terrones is a veteran journalist and pop culture addict. He covers the worlds of TV, film, video games and spends too much time on several social networks. You can follow him on Twitter at twitter.com/terryterrones.

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