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2011-07-20 11:00:00

BILLUND, Denmark, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) with DC Entertainment (DCE) and The LEGO Group announced today the extension of their successful partnership to translate some of the world's most popular DC Comics Super Heroes into the world of LEGO® build-and-play adventures with LEGO DC Universe SUPER HEROES. The multi-year licensing agreement grants the world leader in high quality construction toys access to the entire library of...

2011-03-09 12:39:19

Article appears in new edition of Advances in Physiology Education, published by the American Physiological Society What do you have when you line up a martial artist, acrobatic gymnast, police officer, firefighter, NASCAR driver, and NFL running back?   "Watson," the IBM super-computer that recently routed humanity's best on Jeopardy might have guessed the answer was "the Village People," to which host Alex Trebek could have replied, "Sorry. The answer we were looking for is...

2010-07-21 11:42:00

SAN DIEGO, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) announced today that two of animation's most well-known talents lead a triple-A cast of voice actors in providing their skills for the upcoming online action game, DC Universe(TM) Online. Mark Hamill (Batman: Arkham Asylum, Batman: The Animated Series) will once again voice The Joker, while Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League Unlimited, Batman: Arkham Asylum) will bring to life everyone's...

2009-08-14 15:28:27

Police in Florida said they have interviewed a man suspected of putting up 500 posters depicting President Barack Obama as the Joker from The Dark Knight. Clermont police and city officials said the male suspect admitted putting up 500 posters of the president as the Batman villain but investigators believe more people were involved and the probe was ongoing, the Orlando Sentinel reported Friday. Clermont Police Capt. Eric Jensen said no arrests had been made in the case, which authorities...

2009-02-19 12:44:09

The father of late Australian actor Heath Ledger has made the trip from Perth to Los Angeles for Sunday's Oscar ceremony, Radar Online reported. Ledger, who died of a prescription drug overdose last year at the age of 28, is posthumously nominated for a best supporting actor Oscar for his riveting portrayal of the villainous Joker in The Dark Knight. Radar Online said Thursday Kim Ledger traveled to Los Angeles so he can attend the awards show and accept the Oscar on Heath's behalf should he...

2009-01-13 09:30:05

Heath Ledger's mother says the Golden Globe the late Australian actor won Sunday will be given to his 3-year-old daughter, Matilda. Ledger, who died in January 2008 at the age of 28, posthumously won the prize for best supporting actor for his portrayal of the evil Joker in the latest Batman adventure, The Dark Knight. The film's director accepted the award on Ledger's behalf at the Golden Globes ceremony in Los Angeles. I should imagine that eventually it will be going to Matilda, Ledger's...

2009-01-12 08:05:00

The father of Australian actor Heath Ledger says he received the news of his son's posthumous Golden Globe acting award with both elation and sadness. Bittersweet was how Kim Ledger of Perth, Australia, described his family's feelings at the seeing Heath Ledger being awarded the Best Supporting Actor prize at Sunday's 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif., for his role as The Joker in The Dark Knight. Heath Ledger died Jan. 22, 2008, in New York from what was determined to...

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