Robin Williams

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson says new Jumanji movie will honor Robin Williams
May 10, 2016

Dwayne Johnson has confirmed the new Jumanji movie won't be a remake, but rather a re-imagining.

Simon Pegg and Monty Python team up in first trailer for sci-fi comedy Absolutely Anything
May 4, 2015

What do you get when you combine Simon Pegg, several Monty Python members, the late Robin Williams and Kate Beckinsale into an ambitiously weird sci-fi comedy?

In Memoriam: 11 genre legends we lost in 2014
Dec 30, 2014

2014 was a great year for new genre entertainment, but we also lost some heroes along the way.

Listen to Terry Gilliam's out-of-print Laserdisc commentary for Robin Williams' The Fisher King
Aug 20, 2014

The movie is fantastic, anyway, but in the wake of Robin Williams’ tragic death, there’s no better time to dig back into The Fisher King — so why not let Terry Gilliam guide your journey?

Avid gamer Robin Williams to be immortalized as World of Warcraft character
Aug 13, 2014

Most everyone knows the public side of Robin Williams, from his roles in everything from Mrs. Doubtfire to Hook, but there was another side that most folks didn’t get to see.

Blastr POV: The best of Robin Williams
Aug 12, 2014

Our writers chime in with their favorite Robin Williams moments as we wrap up a day of tributes to a departed genius.

The completely ridiculous story of how I met Robin Williams in my comic book store
Aug 12, 2014

I have met Robin Williams exactly once. But that one meeting is what's helping me cope with his passing. Maybe it'll help you, too.

From Jumanji to Hook: Remembering Robin Williams' 12 greatest genre performances
Aug 12, 2014

Legendary actor Robin Williams died tragically Monday evening, but the 63-year-old comedy genius leaves behind an immense catalog of classic performances that we’ll never forget.

Little known sci-fi fact: Robin Williams was turned down by 3 separate Batman directors
Jul 21, 2014

This is so depressing, we might just need to watch one of those severe downer Robin Williams movies and cry for a while.

Blast from the past: Watch 11-year-old Scarlett Johansson's failed audition for Jumanji
Feb 4, 2014

For kids of a certain age, the 1995 Robin Williams film Jumanji still holds quite a lot of charm - and it apparently almost helped kickstart Scarlett Johnasson’s career.

Monty Python + Robin Williams = completely different sci-fi flick
Dec 16, 2012

It's the Holy Grail of reunions! The surviving members of the legendary Monty Python troupe are coming together for the first time in almost 15 years to make a sci-fi farce that'll combine CG and live action, dogs and aliens, complete with, I'm sure, a silly walk or two.

Robin Williams confirms Happy Feet 2 start in Oz
Dec 14, 2012

The voice actor confirms that the animated sequel will gear up at the beginning of next year.