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NBC Dons “The Cape” To Fight Crime & Injustice (1/9/2011)

I’ve touched upon my interest in the superhero side of the entertainment realm by mentioning about my almost lifelong appreciation for the comic book medium and the adventures of great heroes such as Spider-Man, Batman, Superman and The Fantastic Four to name a choice few. It was one of the main reasons that I enjoyed being a member of the press at the 2010 NY Comic Con & Anime Festival and all of this brings me to the reason for this particular posting. It seems as though NBC is taking a plunge into the heroic action-adventure line of programming once again by offering us a show called “The Cape”. The show poster is below.

Poster - The Cape TV Show

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Airing Tonight: “That Metal Show” Season 6

Six, Six, Six…..the number of the Season and I am sorry for misappropriating the classic Iron Maiden tune but yes my friends tonight is the debut of the Sixth Season of VH1 Classics “That Metal Show” which is hosted by Eddie Trunk and company. As this is something a lot of the Metal fans are excited about, I like to keep in tune with you by doing a quick broadcast post such as this for a reminder.

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Airing Tonight: “Smallville” Season 10 (9/24/2010)

They say that all good things eventually must come to an end and such is the case with The CW networks Superman pre-history series “Smallville”. Tonight begins the 10th and Final Season of the show that stars Tom Welling as a pre-Superman Clark Kent.

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Airing Tonight: “That Metal Show” Season 5

They’re at Season Five and still alive, yes oh fans of Mr. Eddie Trunk, tonight will air the first of the latest batch of episodes of VH1 Classics “That Metal Show”.

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Airing Tonight: “Gene Simmons Family Jewels” Season 5

Gimme Five! Is what the KISS Fans and Reality Television Fans of the world are saying as the fifth season of “Gene Simmons Family Jewels” begins tonight on the A&E Network. Are you one of those viewers who picked up on this late or have you been here from the beginning?

Photo - Gene Simmons Family Jewels

The premise largely remains the same as the previous four seasons and in case you are just jumping on board I will avoid any previous season spoilers. I will say that it follows the life and times of Gene Simmons, musician and businessman along with his significant other Shannon Tweed and gives you an inside look into his happenings. It’s pretty fascinating to see what Simmons does to keep his name in the public eye and as I’ve mentioned in a previous season announcement post his kids are actually also a lot of fun as they are well rounded individuals too. Ciao for now my friends, I am once again trying to clear up some space on the tape that I record my shows on during the week so I can fit this on there. I went out A LOT this past week. It happens.

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The complete series boxed sets for all four seasons of “Gene Simmons Family Jewels” are available on DVD and I’ve embedded some links for you to purchase on – Enjoy.