MTV’s The Shannara Chronicles has officially been Spike-d. The high-concept fantasy drama has booked an October premiere for Season 2 in its new Spike home, simultaneously releasing an eye-popping first trailer.
Thursday nights have us all weekend-wild, and MTV’s new block is just the fix to start things off right. This Thursday, August 4 marks the jump-off of a new MTV lineup that includes Season 8 of Nick Cannon’s Wild N Out, a new buzzer-beating round of Joking Off and some fresh Kingin With Tyga! Who’s ready for MTV’s Thursday Night Throwdown?
One doesn’t have to be out-of-touch to not recognize MTV anymore, or malign the dearth of ‘90s staples like Beavis & Butt-Head, or later years like Clone High or Pimp My Ride. Luckily, MTV will return to its roots with an MTV Classic channel as early as next week, bringing back a treasure-trove of your old favorites.
We make fun of James Franco an awful lot on the internet — remember his short-lived flirtation with a Blood Meridian adaptation before it turned out he never had the rights to the movie? — but credit where it is due: Franco isn’t afraid to lend his celebrity to some pretty challenging subject matter. And after checking out the first trailer for Goat, I think it’s safe to say that Franco’s work as both actor and producer were well-placed on this one.
No good horror thrill is without its jump-scares, and MTV’s Scream Season 2 will honor the tradition. Just when you thought the next stab would arrive on May 31, the Season 2 premiere leaps out ahead of schedule, with a brand-new teaser to boot.
After performing 'Bed of Lies' at the MTV Europe Music Awards last week, Nicki Minaj liberated the full song on Saturday (Nov. 15). The song was produced by Kane Beatz and features Skylar Grey on the hook.