British television star Richard Briers has died at his home in London after a long battle with emphysema, his agent said. He was 79.
U.S. computer scientists say they've created a "Frankenstein" software program to help develop defenses against new kinds of cyberattacks.
Netflix says it will be the exclusive home of "Hemlock Grove," a new suspense series set in a Pennsylvania steel town and based on the novel by Brian McGreevy.
Hollywood actor Aaron Eckhart is to play Adam Frankenstein in "I, Frankenstein," a film to start shooting in Australia in January.
Danny Boyle is to direct Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller in a new stage play about Dr. Frankenstein and his monster, London's National Theatre said.
Northern Irish actor-director Kenneth Branagh reportedly is in talks to direct the upcoming Marvel Comics superhero movie "Thor."
A previously unknown letter written by "Frankenstein" author Mary Shelley has been discovered at an antiques fair in Tuscany, Italy.
Author Octavia Butler, one of the few African-American females to find success writing science fiction novels, has died in Seattle at age 58.
A veteran Hollywood team will resurrect Dr. Frankenstein for a weekly television series on the USA Network, the Daily Variety reported Wednesday.
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