Kevin Fitzpatrick Biography

The Immortal Kevin Fitzpatrick was born and raised in New York City, and that doesn't make sense. Kevin wears many hats, including actor, editor, and writer, but never yellow. The best things in life are Back to the Future, beets, Firefly and The Venture Bros. When not picking apart the minutia of pop culture in film and TV, Kevin can usually be found RIGHT BEHIND YOU.

Giancarlo Esposito Turned Down Marvel TV Series for Movie Role

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 3 days ago
Marvel / NBC
The divide between Marvel TV and movies has gotten a bit fuzzier over the years, to the point Alfre Woodard can play separate roles in Civil War and Luke Cage, but actors nonetheless show caution choosing their MCU role. Such was apparently the case for Breaking Bad guy Giancarlo Esposito, who turned down a Marvel TV role in the hopes of securing something on the big screen.

‘Gotham’ Boss Says Superheroes ‘Don’t Work’ on TV, Is Wrong

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 3 days ago
FOX
If any series stood accused of missing what makes live-action superheroes enjoyable, it’d be FOX’s Gotham. Well, wouldn’t you know it - the showrunner who thinks “prenatal origin stories” and sexualizing 14-year old characters make great fodder for Batman’s beginnings says “I don’t think superheroes work very well on TV.”

‘24: Legacy’ Bosses Plan to Bring Back Chloe, If Not Jack Bauer

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 3 days ago
FOX
FOX has made reasonably adamant that next year’s 24: Legacy would serve to carry on the spirit of the franchise moreso than its characters, something Kiefer Sutherland aggressively seems to corroborate. That said, producers might have in mind to return at least Mary Lynn Rajskub’s Chloe before long.

Here’s Why ‘Narcos’ Season 2 Spoiled THAT Big Death Early On

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 4 days ago
Netflix
Netflix Narcos viewers run a divide between those who know Pablo Escobar’s historical fate, and those spoiled by cavalier Season 2 promotion. Now, Season 2 bosses explain the Titanic influence on Season 2's surprising end, and how some lingering mystery might inform Season 3.

‘Supergirl’ Producer Says Season 2 Improves Just Like ‘Arrow’ Did

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 4 days ago
CBS / The CW
However many loved Season 1 of CBS’ Supergirl, few would argue the DC drama suffered a few growing pains, and left room for improvement in Season 2. Moving to The CW (and Vancouver) makes that transition difficult to gauge, but producer Andrew Kreisberg claims Supergirl Season 2 will enjoy the same boon that Arrow did in its revered second run.

‘Simpsons’ Skewering Trump University With Neil deGrasse Tyson, Suze Orman

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 4 days ago
FOX
The Simpsons has pulled few punches when it comes to presidential candidate Donald Trump (they kind of owe it to themselves), and Season 28 will feature a trio of major experts to take on the infamous “Trump University.” Not only will Neil deGrasse Tyson lend his voice, so too will Suze Orman and screenwriter Robert McKee.

Bryan Singer Says FX ‘Legion’ and FOX Mutant Drama ‘Will Relate to Future X-Men Movies’

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 4 days ago
FX
By now, superhero TV fans are more or less used to series not maintaining much connection with their cinematic peers, but FX and FOX’s X-Men two-fer of Legion and an untitled mutant series sparks hope anew. To wit, X-Men director Bryan Singer says Legion could take place in the movie universe after all, while both “will relate to future X-Men movies.”

Jon Favreau Will Direct Seth MacFarlane’s FOX Space Dramedy

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 5 days ago
Paramount / Anthony Harvey, Getty Images
Jon Favreau has had enough box-office success of late to keep to the movie screens, but Seth MacFarlane’s trip to space has the Jungle Book helmer squarely thinking TV. Favreau will direct and consult on MacFarlane’s new live-action FOX dramedy, set 300 years in the future.

Ben Schwartz Confirms ‘Stranger Things’ Familial ‘Parks and Rec’ Tie

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 5 days ago
Netflix / NBC
Netflix’s Stranger Things has raised more than a few mysteries (hell, we’ve even answered some), but perhaps the least likely of theories posited that Steve’s uncanny resemblance to Ben Schwartz could make him father to Parks and Recreation’s Jean-Ralphio. Well congratulations, internet nutballs: Ben Schwartz confirms it!

‘American Gods’ Teases Fuller Photo of Kristen Chenoweth’s Easter

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 5 days ago
Starz / NBC
Starz and Bryan Fuller’s American Gods has gone a bit quiet since the trailer premiere at Comic-Con and subsequent TCA panel, but a Fuller reunion is always worth the wait. Enter Pushing Daisies alum Kristin Chenoweth decked out as Easter, the latest American God given a photo tease.