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Thursday
Sep082011

'Harry Potter,' 'X-Men' Top SCREAM Award Nominees List

2011 Warner Bros. Ent./ Harry Potter Publishing Rights © J.K.R.(LOS ANGELES) -- The final Harry Potter film and an X-Men prequel are the leading nominees for this year's SCREAM Awards, presented by Spike TV.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 and X-Men: First Class each received 14 nominations, including for "the ultimate scream" and for "best fantasy movie."

The SCREAM Awards annually recognize the best projects in the science fiction, fantasy, horror and comic book genres.  This year's event will be taped in Los Angeles on Oct. 15 and will premiere on Spike TV on Oct. 18.

A full list of nominees is available at Scream.Spike.com.  Here are the nominees in select categories:

The Ultimate Scream
Black Swan
Captain America: The First Avenger
Game of Thrones
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
Super 8
Thor
True Blood
The Walking Dead
X-Men: First Class


Best Science Fiction Movie
Captain America: The First Avenger
Monsters
Super 8
Transformers: Dark of The Moon
Tron: Legacy

Best Fantasy Movie
Black Swan
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
Thor
X-Men: First Class


Best Horror Movie
I Saw the Devil
Insidious
Let Me In
Paranormal Activity 2
Piranha 3D


Best Thriller
The Adjustment Bureau
Hanna
Limitless
Red
Salt


Best TV Show
Doctor Who
Fringe
Game of Thrones
True Blood
The Walking Dead

Best Director
J.J. Abrams, Super 8
Darren Aronofsky, Black Swan
Matthew Vaughn, X-Men: First Class
Edgar Wright, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World
David Yates, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

Best Scream-Play
Black Swan
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
Super 8
X-Men: First Class

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Monday
Jul112011

Spike TV Drafting Drama Based on NYPD Bomb Squad

Comstock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Guy-centric cable network Spike TV is creating a scripted drama based on a book about the NYPD Bomb Squad, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The book, Bomb Squad: A Year Inside the Nation's Most Exclusive Police Unit, was written by ABC News producers Richard Esposito and Ted Gerstein, who spent time embedded with the explosive experts.

Copyright 2011 ABC News Radio

Sunday
Jun052011

Mark Wahlberg Wins Big at Spike TV's 'Guys Choice' Event

Meghan Sinclair/Team Coco(LOS ANGELES) -- It was certainly guys night out in Los Angeles on Saturday, as Spike TV hosted the fifth annual “Guys Choice” event, which pays tribute to all things male.

The star-studded event took place at Sony Pictures Studios with a number of A-list celebrities in attendance to witness the distribution of the golden “mantlers” trophies to winners of the various categories.

Mark Wahlberg was a big winner on the night, as he won awards for “Guy of the Year” and for the movie The Fighter which won “Guy Movie of the Year.”

Another highlight of the night was the induction of the movie Fast Times at Ridgemont High into the Guy Movie Hall of Fame. Robert De Niro was on hand to present Sean Penn and other cast members with the honors marking the induction.

The event is scheduled to be televised on Spike TV on June 10.

Other winners on the night include:

Brass Balls:
Keith Richards

Decade of Hotness:
Jennifer Aniston

Funniest M.F.:
Jim Carrey

Holy Grail of Hot:
Mila Kunis

Unstoppable Jock:
Aaron Rodgers

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Thursday
Oct212010

New Avatar Scene Revealed

Photo Courtesy - 20th Century Fox(LOS ANGELES) -- A never-before-seen clip from Avatar had its world premiere at Spike TV's Scream Awards, which aired Tuesday night.  In the scene, Sam Worthington's character, Jake Sully, is seen moving inside a bar in his wheelchair before picking a fight with a guy who had attacked a woman.

The scene takes place on a futuristic Earth, rather than the fictional planet Pandora, where Jake later assimilates with the locals, the Na'vi.

The scene is part of the bonus footage incorporated into the Avatar special edition DVD and Blu-ray, which hits stores Nov. 16.

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Monday
Oct182010

Spike TV's Scream Awards Honor 'Back to the Future,' 'Lost'

Photo Courtesy - Universal Studios(LOS ANGELES) -- Spike TV turned back the clock for its 2010 Scream Awards, held in Los Angeles on Saturday night.  MTV.com reports that Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd appeared onstage together for a tribute to their classic film Back to the Future, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary.

The cast of Lost also reunited, five months after their ABC series concluded.  Jorge Garcia and Harold Perrineau were among the Lost actors who accepted the "Final Farewell" award in honor of their show.

Bill Murray made an appearance in his old Ghostbusters costume, though he was there to accept the award for best horror movie, for Zombieland.  He made a cameo in the film.

Other stars were on hand to plug their upcoming projects.  Neve Campbell, Emma Roberts and the newly-single David Arquette previewed clips of the fourth Scream film.  In addition, a new clip from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 was screened.

Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson each won awards for The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, and Mickey Rourke was named best villain for Iron Man 2.

The 2010 Scream Awards air this Tuesday night on Spike TV.

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