click to enlarge Unlike other events of its size, Alamo City Comic Con is an engine propelled by two dedicated founders, Apple and Amanda De La Fuente, and facilitated not by corporate backing but an army of volunteers that they consider a “second family.” With attendance that’s reached 105,000, ACCC has cemented its place as a major player in the con scene, and things are only looking up. It’s not a comic con without a smorgasbord of celebrity appearances, and this year Alamo City has not held back. Regular attendees will recognize several returning faces, including John Barrowman (Arrow, Doctor Who) and Sean Gunn (Guardians of the Galaxy). Representatives from the shows Game of Thrones, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., and Luke Cage will be in attendance, not to mention enigmatic zaddy Jeff Goldblum (Jurassic Park, Thor: Ragnarok) and social-media maven Cole Sprouse (Riverdale). But ACCC isn’t only about promoting properties that are currently onscreen, … [Read more...] about Let’s Do the Time Warp Again: Alamo City Comic Con Looks Back as It Moves Forward
By Cicero Estrella | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group September 27, 2018 at 2:52 pm Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton made one of the greatest duos in sci-fi history. First they battled it out in 1984’s “Terminator,” and then they teamed up to save mankind in the 1991 sequel “Terminator 2: Judgment Day.” There have been three other sequels since — yes three! — but Hamilton has not appeared in any of those. That will finally be remedied with “Terminator 6” — yes six! — and Schwarzenegger welcomed Hamilton back with a happy birthday wish on Instagram, which also gave us one of the first looks at the latest reboot. The former California governor posted then-and-now images of himself and Hamilton, along with the following birthday greeting: “Happy birthday to my dear friend Linda Hamilton. One of my favorite co-stars, a true badass, and a wonderful human being. I’m pumped to be … [Read more...] about Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton — they’ll be back with another ‘Terminator’
Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton reunited on the set of the new 'Terminator' film. (Getty Images) They’re back. Arnold Schwarzenegger is back on the set of “Terminator” alongside his close friend Linda Hamilton, who he starred with in two of the five films in the franchise. Hamilton is returning to the world of killer cyborgs for the upcoming 2019 reboot. To commemorate reuniting with the first Sarah Connor, as well as her 62 birthday, Schwarzenegger, 71, recreated a photo he took with the actress that appears to come from their days on the set of the second film, James Cameron’s “Terminator 2: Judgement Day.” “Happy birthday to my dear friend Linda Hamilton,” Schwarzenegger captioned the photo. “One of my favorite co-stars, a true bada--, and a wonderful human being. I’m pumped to be back together again.” View this post on InstagramA post shared by Arnold Schwarzenegger (@schwarzenegger) on Sep … [Read more...] about ‘Terminator’ stars Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton reunite on set for a throwback photo
Natalia Reyes (L), Mackenzie Davis (M) and Linda Hamilton (R) lead the new ‘Termiantor’ sequel. Paramount Pictures On Wednesday, the Terminator Twitter account released the first official photo from the new upcoming film with stars Linda Hamilton, Mackenzie Davis and Natalia Reyes front and center. The sixth installment in the franchise will see the return of Hamilton as Sarah Connor and Arnold Schwarzenegger as the titular machine.Admittedly, there’s a lot to like about this sequel as it reframes the franchise’s argument for relevancy nearly three decades after the series ran short on quality.For starters, franchise creator James Cameron had a hand in shaping the script and is signed on as producer (though who knows how involved he’s been after tinkering with the story given his work on the four planned Avatar sequels). Deadpool‘s Tim Miller is directing, and the cast features a number of talented individuals. Most importantly, this new film will … [Read more...] about The ‘Terminator’ Series Is No Longer an Elite Franchise. Do Audiences Care?
ENTERTAINMENT 08/01/2018 01:09 pm ET Updated 24 minutes ago Sarah Connor is back in action. By Cole Delbyck Pretending just like the rest of us that the ill-fated “Terminator: Genisys” didn’t exist, the powers that be behind the cyborg-assassin-obsessed franchise will be back with a new “Terminator” movie. The latest installment is currently without a title but has gathered an impressive lineup of newcomers and returning favorites for an adventure that will be a direct sequel to James Cameron’s first two “Terminator” films. The first image from the upcoming film was released on Wednesday, featuring fan favorite Linda Hamilton in all her aviator glasses glory, looking as fierce as ever. She, of course, appeared in the first two films in the franchise and redefined what it means to be a strong female lead in the action genre. Joining Hamilton are “Blade Runner 2049” actress Mackenzie … [Read more...] about ‘Terminator’ Sequel First Look Unites Linda Hamilton With New Female Cast