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Heavy Metal

Shatner, honorary headbanger, talks to Sebastian Bach! Watch!
Jul 4, 2015

As we reported here a few months ago, William Shatner will be releasing a new heavy metal album with the help of legendary god of metal Zakk Wylde. The album, Searchng for Major Tom, won't be comprised of just heavy metal songs, but covers of heavy metal songs all dealing with outer space, aliens, and SF awesomeness in general.

Torchwood's John Barrowman developing Heavy Metal story as TV miniseries
Mar 5, 2015

John Barrowman already has a legion of sci-fi fans thanks to his work on Torchwood and Arrow — and now he’s expanding his reach with another fan-fave genre property.

 

Syfy picks up that dark, sexy Heavy Metal sci-fi series
Feb 27, 2014

Two seasons into its European run, the Heavy Metal-inspired series Metal Hurlant Chronicles is set for a U.S. bow.

Check out neck-snapping teaser for live-action Heavy Metal TV show
Dec 17, 2012

Remember that live action Heavy Metal TV series we heard about early last year? Well, it's almost here—and we have a bone-crunching new trailer to prove it.

Heavy Metal's back—this time as a live-action TV series
Dec 14, 2012

The classic French fantasy comics magazine Metal Hurlant, a.k.a. Heavy Metal, is being brought to the screen again—and this time it's live-action!

Irony Alert: R rating delaying David Fincher's Heavy Metal film
Dec 14, 2012

It's been more than a year since we told you about that new Heavy Metal movie meant to be directed by the likes of James Cameron, David Fincher, Zack Snyder and Gore Verbinski. With names like that, you'd think there'd be some progress by now, but ... no. And according to Fincher, the film is being held up for three very simple reasons.

Report: James Cameron to direct Heavy Metal segment?
Dec 14, 2012

The Avatar director is one of several high-profile filmmakers attached to the reboot.