‘Landline’: Who Says Queer and Baseball Don’t Mix?

  I recently picked up the phone to chat with Matthew Aaron and Bruce Fretts about landlines, the normalization of queer characters in entertainment and their new film. "Landline" follows PR executive Ted Gout (Matthew Aaron), who, after losing a big promotion to a technology-savvy college graduate, embarks on a low-tech, old-school journey to find himself. With […]

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FX May Split With New Channel Targeting Younger Viewers

NEW YORK ( - News Corp. may split its successful FX network into two, with the new network, FXX, focusing more on twentysomethings and comedy. The new network could replace Fox Soccer, the Los Angeles Times said.Broadcasting & Cable reported the possible name and focus of the new channel. "We're constantly evaluating our programming offerings […]

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New On DVD/Blu-ray This Week: Being Human, Justified, Looper, Lillie

Being Human From the creative team behind 'Pillars of the Earth,' 'The Mentalist' and 'Heroes,' 'Being Human' is Syfy's re-imagining of the acclaimed UK series created by Toby Whithouse (now in its fifth season overseas). Starring Sam Witwer ('Smallville,' 'Battlestar Galactica'), Meaghan Rath ("The Assistants") and Sam Huntington (Superman Returns), 'Being Human' Season 2 follows […]

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