Sean Astin

‘Justice League Action’ Sets December Debut With ‘Shazam Slam’

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 22, 2016 @ 6:17 PM
Cartoon Network
We’ve already seen one look at the new Justice League Action in … well, action, so when can we expect the official debut? As early as December, now that Cartoon Network confirms a four-part series premiere along with a brand-new clip featuring Superman and Wonder Woman.

Of Course ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2 Is Adding an Original ‘Goonie’

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 7, 2016 @ 1:36 PM
FX / Netflix / Amazon
It was apparent to anyone on another planet that Stranger Things wore its ‘80s influence on its sleeve, and it’s only fitting that Season 2 pay back some of those homages. So it is, that original Goonies star Sean Astin of course joins the cast, along with Paul Reiser and more.

Patty Duke, Star of ‘The Patty Duke Show,’ Dies at 69

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 29, 2016 @ 2:32 PM
Sad news for fans of lifelong actor, Emmy and Oscar-winner Patty Duke, as the stage and screen actor behind The Miracle Worker, The Patty Duke Show and so much more has passed away. The acclaimed star and mother to Sean Astin is remembered as one of the Academy’s youngest winners, as well a staunch advocate for the mentally ill with the National Institute of Mental Health and others.

Pauly Shore Wants to Make an ‘Encino Man’ Sequel

by Britt Hayes December 7, 2014 @ 12:28 PM
Long-delayed sequels have become a trend, between ‘Anchorman 2' and the recent release of ‘Dumb and Dumber To,’ to the upcoming ‘Jurassic World,’ studios aren’t shying away from releasing sequels years after the release of their original predecessors. But it sounds like someone has been wearing some Bad Idea Jeans, and that someone is comedian and actor Pauly Shore, who wants to get in on the delayed sequel action with a follow-up to … ‘Encino Man’? Really?

FX's 'The Strain' Photos: Go Viral with Guillermo del Toro's New Vampire Thriller

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 23, 2014 @ 10:48 AM
FX's forthcoming vampire thriller 'The Strain' has yet to debut a formal trailer in advance of its July premiere, but we needn't wait that long for a fresh taste of creature master Guillermo del Toro's newest horror. Get up close and personal with 'The Strain' with a full set of photos from the pilot, as well as as introductory photos to all the major players!

FX's 'The Strain': Guillermo del Toro Vampire Drama Conjures Up New Cast Photos

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 6, 2014 @ 6:37 PM
Everything we've seen thus far of FX's forthcoming adaptation of Guillermo del Toro's 'The Strain' has been right on point for the vampire drama thriller, though with its ongoing presence at SXSW, we're getting a better look at the cast, at least. Check out 'House of Cards' star Corey Stoll, along with 'Game of Thrones' David Bradley and more in brand-new photos from the series!

Guillermo del Toro FX Series 'The Strain' Adds Sean Astin

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 9, 2013 @ 10:16 PM
Dark Horse / Christopher Polk, Getty Images
Seriously, how has FX not picked this up to series yet? Guillermo del Toro certainly has much to prove at the box office this weekend with the release of 'Pacific Rim,' but his upcoming FX pilot adaptation of 'The Strain' is proving monstrous in its own right. 'Lord of the Rings' and 'Goonies' star Sean Astin is the latest high-profile star to join the cast, but will he prove friend or foe?

'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' to Reunite 'Goonies' Stars Sean Astin and Corey Feldman

by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 5, 2012 @ 11:40 AM
Nickelodeon / Frazer Harrison/John M. Heller, Getty Images
The 'Goonies' never say die, and we hope film stars Sean Astin and Corey Feldman never will either. It might be a long time coming yet before anyone gets a 'Goonies' sequel off the ground but that won't stop Astin and Feldman from reuniting on-screen, both lending their voices to Nickelodeon's current incarnation of 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!' Astin himself has voiced the gruff Raphael from the beginning, but what mysterious role will his 'Goonies' co-star play?