Robin Williams Voices Simon Pegg's Dog In 1st Absolutely Anything Clip

Terry Jones' Absolutely Anything is a bittersweet film now. On the great side, this movie reunites Monty Python's Terry Gilliam, Michael Palin, Terry Jones and John Cleese. But it's also one of the last roles for comedian Robin Williams, whose talent is showcased in the first-ever clip from the film. » 12/17/14 1:20pm Wednesday 1:20pm

Simon Pegg Cast As The Devil in The Gathering? Yes, Please

Some exciting news from the director of comedy-horror movie The Gathering (not to be confused with Magic: The Gathering, also in pre-production) has emerged: Simon Pegg has been cast as the devil. He'll appear in the anthology film's framing device, which director Jon Keeyes describes thusly in his Fangoria interview: » 12/11/14 9:20am 12/11/14 9:20am

The final Iain Banks book will be published next February

Sadly, it's not a novel — but it's still pretty exciting to have one last glimpse inside the mind of the legendary author. A collection of Banks' poetry, co-written by The Night Sessions author Ken MacLeod and edited by MacLeod, will be published on Feb. 16, 2015, which would have been Banks' 61st birthday. » 2/18/14 12:40pm 2/18/14 12:40pm

Watch Simon Pegg slowly lose it in The World's End's Gag Reel

There's nothing like forcing a great actor to remember a whole mish-mosh of random pub names, and then film him stumbling through the long litany of dialogue. And it's even better when it's Simon Pegg doing it. Check out the Gag Reel from The World's End, and wish that one day you too could be drinking buddies with… » 11/20/13 3:53pm 11/20/13 3:53pm

Watch Simon Pegg trick his Trek castmates into wearing "Neutron Cream"

When Star Trek Into Darkness came out in May, Simon Pegg was constantly talking on the publicity circuit about how he pranked his fellow actors by claiming their were dangerous ions on the set, and they needed to wear "neutron cream" to prevent any negative affects. Now we have behind-the-scenes footage of Pegg's… » 9/04/13 10:30am 9/04/13 10:30am

How The World's End rejects 'drunken, misogynistic' manchild films

In The World's End, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost gather their former best friends to drink their old hometown dry. But when we talked to Pegg, Frost and director Edgar Wright, they told us how this apocalyptic comedy isn't like your usual "drunken midlife crisis" film. Plus the secret of using genre to tell a personal… » 8/21/13 12:30pm 8/21/13 12:30pm

Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright explain how their non-trilogy is a trilogy

Last Friday, we posted a new trailer for The World's End that hinted at how "The Cornetto Trilogy" (as Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz and The World's End) is actually thematically linked, but this new five-minute featurette explains the characters, the themes, the actors, and the ice cream treat that truly connect these… » 6/24/13 11:45am 6/24/13 11:45am

New trailer for Simon Pegg's beer-soaked apocalypse The World's End

Get a better look at the evil soul-sucking baddies Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and director Edgar Wright are teaming up to fight in their new apocalypse comedy The World's End. This will be the finale to the Blood and Ice Cream trilogy, and while we haven't even seen the movie yet, we already miss this trio. Hopefully the… » 5/22/13 8:45am 5/22/13 8:45am

Simon Pegg explains why the new Star Trek movie is all Kirk's fault

What does the "Darkness" refer to in the Star Trek Into Darkness title, and why is it all Kirk's fault? In our exclusive interview, Simon Pegg reveals why Starfleet should never become a military organization, along with what the hell he's wearing (and drinking) when he's off ship. Spoilers ahead... » 5/14/13 10:30am 5/14/13 10:30am

Simon Pegg's Star Trek Reboot Theory: Is this the "Mirror " Crew?

Star Trek Into Darkness uses physical sets instead of greenscreen, as much as possible — they even filmed at Lawrence Livermore Laboratory, for a key sequence aboard the Enterprise. And when we talked to Simon Pegg and John Cho yesterday, they told us some of their Enterprise scenes were so demanding, Pegg actually… » 5/09/13 3:40pm 5/09/13 3:40pm