Fringe Benefits

The 42cast Episode 191: Fringe Benefits

Fringe was a series ahead of its time. Tapping into the multiverse concept, the show brought a story about parallel worlds into a procedural paranormal investigation series. The series boasted a stellar cast necessary to juggle the hardcore scientific concepts explored throughout the series’ five seasons. In this episode we

Multiversity 101

The 42cast Episode 174: Multiversity 101

It seems like you can’t throw an infinity of rocks without hitting a movie, TV show, or book that uses the concept of the multiverse. In this episode we delve deep into the concept of a multiverse. We discuss the various types of multiverse utilized in fiction and get a

Fringe To Get Fifth And Final Season Of Thirteen Episodes

by Brendon Connelly, Source: Bleeding Cool A deal has been closed for Fringe to get thirteen final episodes to round out its story and wrap up nicely. Well, in theory at least. Bad Robot television had a much longer to prepare for the ending of Lost and that still left

If Fox says no, could Fringe move to The CW for season 5?

By Trent Moore, Source: While we wait with bated breath to learn whether Fox will bring the beloved sci-fi drama Fringe back for a fifth season, there’s a new rumor that the show could potentially find second life in an admittedly unlikely place. We already know the producers have

Fringe producers shot TWO season finales. Which will we see?

By Trent Moore, Source: With the fate of Fox’s Fringe still up in the air, the cast recently opened up about just how prepared they are if the current fourth season turns out to be the last. The most interesting tidbit? They’ve apparently shot two potential endings, depending on

TV site predicts Fringe and Alcatraz will be canceled, Terra Nova in trouble

By Matthew Jackson, Source: We’ve been talking for weeks about the eventual fates of Fox’s Fringe and Terra Nova, and the promise (or lack thereof) of the new drama Alcatraz. The network itself hasn’t ruled on any of the shows just yet, but if you believe certain TV experts,

Fringe writers bringing Anne Rice’s Lestat back to life

By Trent Moore, Source: Though Anne Rice’s acclaimed Vampire Chronicles series may be a bestseller at the bookstore, the series hasn’t been a hit on the big screen in nearly 20 years – but all that could change soon thanks to a couple of TV veterans. The Hollywood Reporter

Fox cancels Human Target, goes with J.J. Abrams’ Alcatraz instead

While Fox won’t officially announce its fall schedule until next week, it looks like the network has already made most of its decisions regarding what’s being picked up and what’s being canceled. J.J. Abrams’ Alcatraz will join Steven Spielberg’s Terra Nova and the returning Fringe on the schedule for the

12 sci-fi sidekicks who are more interesting than their partners

Sci-fi is filled with dynamic duos and famous teams. The leader usually gets all the glory, while the sidekick’s just along for the ride. But not this time. They’ve played second fiddle long enough! Blastr has found 12 right-hand men (and women) whose journeys, quirks and overall awesomeness make them

Friday night death slot? Hah! Fringe is renewed for a 4th season!

Proving itself to be the show that refuses to die, the Anna Torv-Joshua Jackson-John Noble para-science-fiction series was just granted a fourth year by Fox. Hooray for more pan-dimensional escapades! According to The Hollywood Reporter, Fringe didn’t just get picked up for a fourth season, it got picked up for

That feared Friday night TV death slot? Fringe OWNED it!

Good news for Fringe viewers! Fringe has defeated the so-called Friday night 9 p.m. death slot … at least so far. For the second week in a row, the sci-fi series has come out on top in its timeslot in the ratings that count, 18-49 adults. Fringe earned a 1.9/6

83 crazy differences between Fringe’s alternate universe and ours

Fringe will finally be back on its new night this Friday, and the action between the two worlds is expected to heat up as Walternate looks to destroy OUR reality. To celebrate the show’s return, we take a look at one of the best things about the show—the wild differences

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