Tagged With neil gaiman

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We love Disney movies, but many of the classic Disney princess movies leave us feeling that all fairytale princesses are good for is meeting their prince and getting married. Here are ten stories that take on those fairytale stories from a different angle, giving us complicated women who want more than a wedding with Prince Charming.

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Comedian Dane Cook has joined Bryan Fuller's TV adaptation of Neil Gaiman's novel American Gods. He'll play Robbie Burton, the non-divine best friend of protagonist Shadow Moon, who takes care of Shadow's wife and job while he's in prison. I think you can see where this is going.

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Video: Neil Gaiman: Dream Dangerously is a new documentary that follows the prolific fantasy author (Sandman, Coraline, American Gods) on his final signing tour. The trailer below suggests that it will focus on how Gaiman's work has impacted others, from eager fans to famous faces, including George R.R. Martin and the late Terry Pratchett.

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As part of a oddball challenge to its listeners, live radio show Wits in the US asked for submission for bad short stories, written in the style of Neil Gaiman. Now, this in itself isn't that fascinating, but Wits took the competition a step further by getting Gaiman himself to read out the best... well, worst, of the entries.

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Geek demi-god Neil Gaiman has announced he is working on his first video game, dubbed Wayward Manor. The game will follow the exploits of a ghost stuck in limbo who needs to scare off the rabble living in his former home.

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"Nightmare in Silver", the Doctor Who episode penned by writer Neil Gaiman, saw the return of a long-neglected foe in the Cybermen. Gaiman and Doctor Who seems a match made in space-time heaven, so why didn't it happen sooner? Will it happen again? Let's see what the man himself has to say.

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Do celebs sell phones? BlackBerry is certainly hoping so with the announcement that it just hired Grammy-award winning musician Alicia Keys as its Global Creative Director. But it's not just Alicia: she brings with her other celebs, too.