tbo: Tampa Bay Online.
Thursday, Jun 21, 2018
  • Home

TV and Media

MegaCon Tampa Bay celebrity guests include ‘Walking Dead,’ ‘Back to the Future’ and ‘Doctor Who’ stars

MegaCon Tampa Bay celebrity guests include ‘Walking Dead,’ ‘Back to the Future’ and ‘Doctor Who’ stars

MegaCon Tampa Bay has announced a lineup of celebrity guests that will likely conjure a mix of excitement and nostalgia among local geeks.They include Jeffrey Dean Morgan, who currently plays Negan on The Walking Dead, Christopher Lloyd, best known f...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Miss Vanjie talks her ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ exit, memes, drag roots

Miss Vanjie talks her ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ exit, memes, drag roots

Tampa might have the worst track record when it comes to contestants on RuPaul's Drag Race.Both queens who hail from the Cigar City were eliminated right away during their seasons. Alisa Summers was the first boot on Season 4 in 2012. Then on Season ...
Updated: 5 hours ago

WATCH: New live-action Dumbo trailer

Disney dropped the a new trailer for Tim Burton’s dark live-action Dumbo reboot Tuesday. The short trailer features a gloomy take on the song “Baby Mine” and already has fans ready to reach for the tissues. one day Disney will relea...
Published: 06/14/18
WUSF names new ‘Morning Edition’ host

WUSF names new ‘Morning Edition’ host

The new host for NPR’s Morning Edition on WUSF-FM 89.7: Jessica Meszaros.The reporter and anchor on Thursday officially replaced longtime host Carson Cooper as the local voice of one of public radio’s signature shows."She has real confidence in her v...
Published: 06/14/18
High school coaches killed in Florida shooting to receive ESPY awards

High school coaches killed in Florida shooting to receive ESPY awards

MIAMI — The ESPYs are breaking tradition for this year’s Best Coach Award, awarding it posthumously to three Florida high school coaches who died shielding their students from gunfire.The ESPN network announced Wednesday that family members of Marjor...
Published: 06/13/18
Home is where the horror is ...

Home is where the horror is ...

In Hereditary, bugs crawl from decapitated heads, ghosts lurk in the shadows and an artist tries to communicate with the dead. But the most jarring moment of this terrifying new movie might be when Annie, a mother played by Toni Collette, tells her s...
Published: 06/08/18
Updated: 06/12/18
’Florida Man: Poems’ is non-fiction poetry inspired by the viral Florida phenomenon

’Florida Man: Poems’ is non-fiction poetry inspired by the viral Florida phenomenon

Tyler Gillespie describes himself in his Twitter bio as a “pale Floridian + reporter,” but says he’s not a “Florida Man,” capital F, capital M.“No, I think ‘Florida Man’ means someone publicly shamed an...
Published: 06/07/18
Ax throwing trend arrives in St. Pete via Ferg’s Sports Bar

Ax throwing trend arrives in St. Pete via Ferg’s Sports Bar

Gone are the days when St. Petersburg residents must travel across Tampa Bay to visit one of Tampa’s two ax throwing establishments. Soon you’ll be able to hurl axes toward a wooden target at Ferg’s Sports Bar & Grill, which sou...
Published: 06/06/18
Updated: 06/07/18
Lutz teen creates Google Doodle

Lutz teen creates Google Doodle

Tenth grader Mark Thivierge, of Lutz, is among five national finalists in the Doodle 4 Google competition that asks kindergarten through 12th grade students to create their own Google Doodle.Google Doodles, the artistically remixed Google logos that ...
Updated one month ago
Live ‘Mystery Science Theater 3000’ with Joel Hodgson, Jonah Ray coming to Orlando

Live ‘Mystery Science Theater 3000’ with Joel Hodgson, Jonah Ray coming to Orlando

In the not too distant future — October, to be precise — you'll be able to experience Mystery Science Theater 3000 in Florida.The cult comedy series, which ran throughout the '90s on Comedy Central and the Sci-Fi Channel and was revived b...
Updated one month ago