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San Diego Comic-Con canceled due to coronavirus

Apr 18, 2020 - 10:14 AM

Comic-Con San Diego, one of the world's largest pop culture gatherings, is canceled for the first time in its 50-year history due to the coronavirus pandemic

Emotional Patrick Stewart unveils new 'Star Trek'

Jul 21, 2019 - 9:55 AM

'Star Trek: Picard' airs in the US in early 2020

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA - JULY 20: Alex Kurtzman, Patrick Stewart, and Isa Briones speak at the "Enter The Star Trek Universe" Panel during 2019 Comic-Con International at San Diego Convention Center on July 20, 2019 in San Diego, California. Kevin Winter/Getty Images/AFP

What happens next to 'Thrones' characters? The cast explain

Jul 20, 2019 - 5:17 PM

'I think he's starting a new society like Wakanda,' Jacob Anderson says about his character Grey Worm during Comic-Con

'Game of Thrones' cast defend final season at Comic-Con

Jul 20, 2019 - 12:25 PM

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Conleth Hill, John Bradley, and Maisie Williams jump to the defense of the hit series' heavily-criticized last season

GAME OF THRONES. Isaac Hempstead Wright, who played Bran Stark in the hit fantasy series, says the show's ambiguous finale was a strength. Photo by Helen Sloan/HBO

WATCH: Blood-soaked 'It' sequel jolts Comic-Con to life

Jul 19, 2019 - 11:13 AM

The newest and final nightmarish trailer for 'It: Chapter Two' is even more spine-chilling than expected

Tom Cruise shocks Comic-Con with new 'Top Gun' trailer

Jul 19, 2019 - 10:22 AM

Check out the very first trailer for 'Top Gun: Maverick' here!

Comic-Con's 50th edition to feature past and future hits

Jul 18, 2019 - 5:42 PM

Sequels, prequels, and nostalgic reunions await fans at Comic-Con International's 50th edition

Comic-Con hits 50: from hotel basement to Hollywood hangout

Jul 15, 2019 - 12:45 PM

The sprawling convention draws Hollywood A-listers like Arnold Schwarzenegger, Patrick Stewart, and the cast of 'Game of Thrones' to its frantically hyped panels, where billion-dollar franchises are launched

(FILES) In this file photo taken on July 23, 2016 a Transformer character from the movie of the same name dominates a room during Comic-Con International 2016 in San Diego, California. - From Peter Parker's run-in with a radioactive spider to Superman fleeing an exploding Krypton: comic book fans love a good origin story. So when 135,000 geeks and nerds invade San Diego next week for the 50th edition of Comic-Con -- the world's largest celebration of pop culture -- the event's humble beginnings will be a hot topic of discussion. (Photo by Bill Wechter / AFP)

Alodia Gosiengfiao heads to Comic Con Dubai 2019

Mar 07, 2019 - 10:56 AM

Which characters will she be dressing up as?

Revisiting ‘The Dark Knight Returns” three decades after

Jul 28, 2018 - 10:59 AM

Back in the 80s, the "dark and gritty" remake didn't just work, it was ground-breaking.

Get your geek on: 130,000 head for San Diego Comic-Con

Jul 17, 2018 - 10:12 AM

Described by Rolling Stone as the 'Super Bowl of people who don't like watching the Super Bowl,' 49th Comic-Con International will revel in movies, TV and – yes – comic books

THOR RAGNAROK. In this file photo taken on July 21, 2017, Jobeth Wagner plays the part of Hela from the movie Thor Ragnarok during Comic-Con 2017 in San Diego, California. Photo by Bill Wechter/AFP

When and where you can watch 'BuyBust' abroad

Jul 07, 2018 - 2:00 PM

Anne Curtis shares screening dates for viewers in South Korea, Canada, and the United States

BUYBUST. The film gets screenings in the US, South Korea, and Canada. Screenshot from

Malacañang on Hayley Atwell: Who's she?

Mar 22, 2018 - 7:50 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque says the decision of the 'Agent Carter' star to cancel her Manila visit is 'her loss'

Bersiaplah menyambut 'Indonesia Comic Con 2017'!

Oct 27, 2017 - 8:51 AM

Gelaran 'Indonesia Comic Con' akan terselenggara selama dua hari, 28-29 Oktober

'ICC 2017'. 'Indonesia Comic Con 2017' akan berlangsung 28-29 Okotber 2017. Salah satu pengisi acara adalah aktor Jason David Frank si Green Ranger. Foto oleh Brian Arga Wana/Rappler

Berita selebriti hari ini: Kamis, 12 Oktober 2017

Oct 12, 2017 - 5:17 PM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

SAKSIKAN: Cuplikan terbaru musim kedua 'Stranger Things'

Jul 23, 2017 - 7:06 PM

Cuplikan ‘Stranger Things’ musim kedua ini benar benar sebuah ‘Thriller’

STRANGER THINGS. Will kembali dari “Upside Down” dalam musim kedua serial Netflix yang mendapatkan nominasi Emmy ini. Screenshot dari Youtube/Netflix

SAKSIKAN: Cuplikan terbaru ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

Jul 23, 2017 - 3:30 PM

Thor dan Loki yang bersatu serta Hulk yang berbicara bisa disaksikan di cuplikan ini

BERSATU. Loki dan Thor, saudara tiri yang biasanya bermusuhan, kini bersatu mengalahkan kejahatan. Screenshot dari Youtube/Marvel Entertainment

SAKSIKAN: Cuplikan terbaru film 'Justice League’

Jul 23, 2017 - 3:15 PM

Cuplikan ini pertama kali ditayangkan di San Diego Comic Convention SDCC 2017

BERSAMA. Anggota Justice League bersatu untuk menghentikan Steppenwolf menghancurkan bumi. Screenshot dari YouTube/Warner Bros. Pictures

WATCH: Spielberg debuts 'Ready Player One' footage at Comic-Con

Jul 23, 2017 - 8:46 AM

The movie is based on a 2011 novel about a teenager on a treasure hunt in a virtual reality game in a world torn by an energy crisis

Aktris Hollywood dan pemeran Kamen Rider meriahkan ‘Indonesia Comic Con 2016’

Sep 30, 2016 - 1:48 PM

‘Indonesia Comic Con’ digelar pada 1 2 Oktober di Jakarta Convention Centre

Indonesia Comic Con 2016 dimeriahkan aktris Hollywood dan Jepang. Foto dari website resmi ICC 2016.

'Vampire Diaries' star Claire Holt is coming to Manila

Aug 17, 2016 - 8:13 PM

Claire is joining Nicholas Hoult and Millie Brown at APCC Manila 2016

CLAIRE HOLT. The 'Vampire Diaries' star is the newest Hollywood guest lined up for APCC Manila 2016. Photo courtesy of APCC Manila

Nicholas Hoult coming to Manila

Aug 12, 2016 - 6:10 PM

The British actor and star of the X Men films is coming to Manila for AsiaPOP Comic Con

File photo by Ettore Ferrari/EPA

'Stranger Things' star Millie Brown coming to Manila

Aug 10, 2016 - 8:24 PM

Millie Brown aka Eleven will be at APCC Manila 2016 this August

Photo courtesy of Netflix

Holland Roden coming to APCC Manila 2016

Aug 09, 2016 - 8:58 PM

UPDATED The Teen Wolf star is one of the guests at AsiaPOP Comic Con 2016

HOLLAND RODEN. The 'Teen Wolf' star is one of the Hollywood stars who will be at AsiaPOP Comic Con 2016. Photo courtesy of APCC

WATCH: First 'Sherlock' season 4 trailer released

Jul 25, 2016 - 1:58 AM

We re going to have endless fun Mr Holmes aren t we? asks Toby Jones as the newest villain on Sherlock

'SHERLOCK.' Benedict Cumberbatch is back as the titular character in the upcoming season of 'Sherlock.' Screengrab from YouTube/Sherlock

Marvel's 'Black Panther': Lupita Nyong'o, Michael B Jordan, Danai Gurira join cast

Jul 24, 2016 - 8:34 PM

Lupita Nyong o plays Nakia while Michael B Jordan stars as T Challa s nemesis Erik Killmonger

SAKSIKAN: Trailer terbaru ‘Suicide Squad’ menampilkan Deadshot dan Joker

Jul 24, 2016 - 1:10 PM

Suicide Squad akan tayang di bioskop di seluruh dunia pada 5 Agustus

HARLEY QUINN. Margot Robbie sebagai salah satu penjahat di film 'Suicide Squad.' Screengrab dari YouTube/Warner Bros. Pictures

SAKSIKAN: Benedict Cumberbatch di trailer terbaru ‘Doctor Strange’

Jul 24, 2016 - 11:20 AM

Doctor Strange akan dirilis di bioskop pada 4 November 2016

Screengrab dari YouTube/Marvel Entertainment

SAKSIKAN: Trailer pertama ‘Justice League’ dirilis di Comic-Con

Jul 24, 2016 - 11:02 AM

Justice League dijadwalkan akan tayang mulai 17 November 2017

Screengrab dari YouTube/Warner Bros

WATCH: Fan proposes to girlfriend at 'Aliens' Comic-Con panel

Jul 24, 2016 - 11:02 AM

A man proposes to his girlfriend in the middle of the Aliens panel at SDCC

'ALIEN.' Characters Ripley and Hicks share a smile in the sequel to the 1979 film 'Alien.' At a panel at SDCC 2016, a man proposed to his girlfriend while filmmaker James Cameron and Hollywood star Sigourney Weaver reminisced about the past movies. Screengrab from Facebook/alienanthology

New 'Star Trek' series to be called 'Discovery'

Jul 24, 2016 - 10:57 AM

The show s name is revealed after a teaser trailer at San Diego Comic Con

Photo from Twitter/Star Trek Discovery (@startrekcbs)

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch thrills in new 'Doctor Strange' trailer

Jul 24, 2016 - 9:59 AM

Benedict Cumberbatch dives into action in the new trailer for Doctor Strange with breathtaking visuals

Screengrab from YouTube/Marvel Entertainment

WATCH: First 'Justice League' trailer drops at Comic-Con

Jul 24, 2016 - 9:27 AM

See Batman Wonder Woman Aquaman The Flash and Cyborg together

Photo from Twitter/Justice League Movie (@justiceleaguewb)

WATCH: First 'Wonder Woman' trailer premieres at Comic-Con

Jul 24, 2016 - 8:21 AM

Gal Gadot and Chris Pine star as Diana Prince and Steve Trevor

'Wicked' movie to feature 4 new songs

Jul 23, 2016 - 6:40 PM

UPDATED One of the songs cut from the original musical is making it to the movie

'WICKED.' Songwriter and composer Stephen Schwartz says that the 'Wicked' movie adaptation will have 4 new songs, one of which was cut from the Broadway musical. The photo above shows the characters in a scene from the musical. Photo by Joan Marcus via screengrab from Facebook/Wickedthemusical

LOOK: Gal Gadot shares first 'Wonder Woman' poster

Jul 23, 2016 - 11:30 AM

Star Gal Gadot shares the first Wonder Woman poster with fans ahead of its introduction at San Diego Comic Con

'WONDER WOMAN.' Star Gal Gadot shares the first-ever poster of the upcoming movie. Screengrab from Instagram/gal_gadot

Comic-Con day 1 highlights: 'Trolls,' Trump and 'totalitarianism'

Jul 22, 2016 - 12:46 PM

Highlights of Comic Con day 1 include director Oliver Stone s warning against Pokemon Go as part of totalitarianism the appearance of the Trolls cast and Alec Baldwin revealing how he and his brothers have been at odds about Donald Trump

FANS EVERYWHERE. Jordan Quinzon, who is dressed as The Joker drinks coffee in the San Diego Convention Center on the first day of Comic-Con 2016 in San Diego, USA on July 21. Comic Con runs from 21 until July 24. Photo by David Maung/EPA

Baldwin brothers at war over Trump – Alec

Jul 22, 2016 - 10:21 AM

Alec Baldwin shares that he has one brother at the Republican National Convention but also another protesting Donald Trump

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 21: Producer Ramsey Naito (L) and actor Alec Baldwin attend the DreamWorks Animation Theatrical Presentation of 'The Boss Baby' during Comic-Con International 2016 at San Diego Convention Center on July 21, 2016 in San Diego, California. Kevin Winter/Getty Images/AFP

Revenge of the nerds: 130,000 fans expected at Comic-Con

Jul 20, 2016 - 10:12 AM

Since its humble beginnings in 1970 as a convention of a few dozen geeks who swapped superhero magazines it has exploded into America s largest and most spectacular pop culture event

In this file photo, two attendees in Thor costumes walk through the hall on the second day of Comic Con International 2015 in San Diego, California, July 10, 2015. Robyn Beck/AFP

Indonesia Comic Con dimulai hari ini!

Nov 14, 2015 - 11:15 AM

ICC berlangsung pada 14 15 November di Jakarta Convention Center

Indonesia Comic Con akan penuhi minat penggemar komik, kartun, dan budaya populer di Jakarta. Foto dari Facebook

Dari Jokowi bertemu FIFA hingga dendam terhadap Salim Kancil

Nov 03, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Indonesia wRap: 3 November 2015 meliputi pertemuan Jokowi dengan delegasi FIFA dan AFC perkembangan cuaca di Pekanbaru hingga kehadiran Hello Kitty di Indonesia Comic Con

Presiden Jokowi didampingi Menpora Imam Nahrawi menerima delegasi FIFA dan AFC, di Istana Merdeka, Jakarta, 2 November 2015. Foto dari

Hello Kitty akan hadir di Indonesia Comic Con 2015

Nov 02, 2015 - 6:48 PM

Indonesia Comic Con digelar di Jakarta Convention Center pada 14 15 November 2015

Indonesia Comic Con akan penuhi minat penggemar komik, kartun, dan budaya populer di Jakarta. Foto dari Facebook

SAKSIKAN: Trailer panjang film Raditya Dika, 'Single'

Nov 01, 2015 - 2:15 PM

Film terbaru Raditya Dika Single adalah gambaran permasalahan yang sering dialami orang orang yang tidak memiliki pacar

Poster film terbaru Raditya Dika, 'Single'.

We're still not over these 10 highlights from Asia Pop Comic Con 2015

Oct 08, 2015 - 2:10 PM

We re still starstruck from seeing Vision Arsenal Missandei and Finn in the flesh and we re still geeking out from the all the cool stuff we saw Here s a look back in photos

Jakarta Comic Con 2015: Film Single karya Raditya Dika

Sep 27, 2015 - 11:57 AM

“Single ini adalah tentang seorang cowok bernama Ebi yang susah ngomong sama perempuan dan selalu bingung cara mendekati perempuan

FILM SINGLE. Raditya Dika dan para pemeran film Single presentasi dalam Jakarta Comic Con, 26 September 2015. Foto oleh Shinta Setiawan/Rappler

Jakarta Comic Con 2015: Panel Presentasi Serial Televisi ‘Halfworlds’

Sep 27, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Halfworlds akan diputar perdana di HBO Asia mulai tanggal 29 November 2015 pukul 9 malam waktu Jakarta

HALFWORLDS. Panel presentasi Halfworlds di Jakarta Comic Con, Sabtu, 26 September. Foto oleh Shinta Setiawan/Rappler

FOTO: Jakarta Comic Con hari kedua

Sep 26, 2015 - 3:30 PM

Ada Crimson Peak sampai Paranormal Activity


5 tempat foto paling seru di Jakarta Comic Con

Sep 26, 2015 - 10:11 AM

Salah satu atraksi yang paling diincar di Jakarta Comic Con adalah kesempatan untuk berfoto sambil duduk di Iron Throne

JAKARTA COMIC CON. Pengunjung berfoto di stan HBO, Jumat, 25 September 2015. Foto oleh Shinta Setiawan

5 keseruan Comic Con Jakarta hari pertama

Sep 25, 2015 - 7:13 PM

Mulai dari wawancara Kelly Hu perang lightsaber hingga duduk di Iron Throne

Dari Tragedi Mina hingga Facebook tak bisa dibuka

Sep 25, 2015 - 6:00 AM

Juga ada protes sutradara pada Jokowi personel JKT48 salah terjemah Jakarta Comic Con di Indonesia wRap 25 September

HAJI. Jemaah haji sedang melakukan lempar jumrah sebagai bagian dari rangkaian pelaksanaan ibadah haji. Foto oleh Alaa Badarneh/EPA