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Universal Studios Hollywood Takes on the Zombie Apocalypse with The Walking Dead Walk-Through Attraction

The undead are being revived again, as Universal Studios Hollywood is set to open an all-new year-round attraction in Summer 2016 that’s based on AMC’s hit horror thriller series. The Emmy Award-Winning show will be featured in a permanent residency at The Entertainment Capital of L.A. The news of the all-new immersive, cutting-edge attraction was revealed during an exclusive announcement made by Chris Hardwick on Sunday night’s episode of ‘Talking Dead.’ The revelation of the permanent attraction was made after ‘The Walking Dead’ scared fans for years as a signature Halloween Horror Nights maze. The newly enhanced permanent venture will turn the highly sought-after seasonal, limited time experience into an  [ Read More ]

TURN: Washington's Spies Season 2 DVD Giveaway Shows the American Revolution Influencing Modern Spycraft

Americans will always honor the brave soldiers who fought to establish their freedom as their liberated country was becoming to form. But not everyone knows the true struggles and conflicts those troops regularly faced on the battlefield. So in support of those late veterans, viewers can witness the true story of the turncoats of the American Revolution who helped form modern spycraft during the creation of the United States with the upcoming home release of the second season of ‘TURN: Washington’s Spies.’ The sophomore season of the AMC series, which is based on Alexander Rose’s 2007 book, ‘Washington’s Spies: The Story of America’s First Spy Ring,’ is set to be  [ Read More ]

Truth & Power Episode 2 Exclusive Clip Shows Government Overreach Infringing on Civil Liberties

People who are determined to uncover the truth about their society, particularly in how their government is mistreating their fellow citizens, are relying on technology and social media to prove that leaders need to stop infringing on civil liberties. How ordinary people are taking extraordinary lengths to reveal corporate exploitation and the results of government overreach is chronicled in ‘The Origins of Citizen Journalism in Ferguson,’ Shockya’s exclusive clip from this week’s new episode of ‘Truth & Power.’ The episode, ‘Shooting the Messenger,’ which will show how the power balance between police and their communities is changing, will debut tonight at 10pm ET/PT on Pivot. ‘Shooting the Messenger’ examines how  [ Read More ]


After living in a cult for fifteen years, Kimmy (Ellie Kemper – The Office) decides to reclaim her life and start over in New York City. Armed with just a backpack, light-up sneakers, and a couple of way-past-due library books, she’s ready to take on a world she didn’t even think existed anymore. Wide-eyed but resilient, nothing is going to stand in her way. She quickly finds a new job (working for 30 Rock’s Jane Krakowski), a new roommate (Tituss Burgess – 30 Rock), and a new beginning. The new TV show stars Ellie Kemper, Tituss Burgess, Sara Chase, Lauren Adams, and Jane Krakowski. Netflix’s “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” will return  [ Read More ]

Truth & Power Episode 2 Exclusive Clip Shows Government Overreach Infringing on Civil Liberties

Society is meant to thrive in part because of the public trust it bestows on private institutions and their government. Therefore citizens’ confidence in their leaders’ ability to honestly protect and serve them is understandably and harrowingly broken when the public realizes that their representatives are invading their privacy for their own personal gain. That exploration into how the government’s overreach is infringing upon people’s civil liberties is showcased in Shockya’s exclusive clip for the upcoming second episode of Pivot TV’s docu-series, ‘Truth & Power.’ The video, which is titled ‘Activists Get Computer Hacked,’ details how malware, which is a virus that can steal files, track communications and turn on  [ Read More ]

Falling Skies The Complete Fifth Season Blu-ray Cover

The aliens are set to invade Earth one last time, as TNT is set to distribute ‘Falling Skies: The Complete Fifth Season’ and ‘Falling Skies: The Complete Series’ on Blu-ray and DVD next Tuesday, February 2. The home release of the popular post-apocalyptic drama series was announced after the show’s fifth and final aired last summer on the basic cable network. The Emmy Award-nominated sci-fi series, which debuted in summer 2011, was executive produced by Steven Spielberg, and starred Noah Wyle, Moon Bloodgood, Drew Roy and Connor Jessup. In celebration of the epic alien-invasion drama’s home release, Shockya is offering three lucky winners a ‘Falling Skies: The Complete Fifth Season’  [ Read More ]

Watch the Renaissance Man Protect the Crusade in Da Vinci's Demons' Blu-ray Prize Pack Giveaway

Witness Leonardo da Vinci struggle with his inner demons and outside forces in a battle to shape the future one last time. Anchor Bay Entertainment will release the third and final season of the acclaimed Starz adventure drama, ‘Da Vinci’s Demons,’ on Blu-ray and DVD next Tuesday, January 26. In celebration of the fantasy drama’s home release, Shockya is offering one lucky grand prize winner a ‘Da Vinci’s Demons’ Season 1, 2 and 3 Blu-ray prize pack. Another lucky runner up will receive a Season 3 Blu-ray. To enter, email us at ShockyaGiveaway@aol.com. Let us know that you’re entering to win the ‘Da Vinci’s Demons’ Blu-ray contest in the email’s  [ Read More ]

Netflix’s Love Gets A New Trailer

Posted by Rudie Obias On January - 18 - 2016 0 Comment

Created, written and executive produced by Judd Apatow, Paul Rust and Lesley Arfin, Love follows nice guy Gus (Rust) and brazen wild-child Mickey (Gillian Jacobs) as they navigate the exhilarations and humiliations of intimacy, commitment, love and other things they were hoping to avoid. Love is an unflinching, hilarious and excruciatingly honest take on modern relationships. Brent Forrester and Dean Holland also serve as executive producers of Love. The new series stars Gillian Jacobs and Paul Rust. Produced by Judd Apatow and Lesley Arfin. All 12 episodes of “Love” will hit Netflix on February 19.

Enter the Bargello Prison in Exclusive Da Vinci's Demons Season 3 Bonus Feature Clip

Witness Leonardo da Vinci struggle with his inner demons and outside forces in a battle to shape the future one last time. In celebration of Anchor Bay Entertainment releasing the acclaimed Starz adventure drama, ‘Da Vinci’s Demons,’ on Blu-ray and DVD on Tuesday, January 26, Shockya has an exclusive bonus feature clip. The video offers viewers a behind the scenes look at the Bargello prison, as well as the Roman street backlot of the historical fantasy series. The complete third season of ‘Da Vinci’s Demons’ is now available on Digital HD, which also includes bonus features. The season’s Blu-ray has an SRP of $54.99, while the DVD will sell for  [ Read More ]

The Revenant Leads the Winners at the 73rd Golden Globe Awards

Posted by Karen Benardello On January - 11 - 2016 0 Comment
The Revenant Leads the Winners at the 73rd Golden Globe Awards

Hollywood’s brightest actors and filmmakers once again fought for survival, success and recognition at last night’s 73rd Golden Globe Awards. The ceremony, which was broadcast live from The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California on NBC, marked the fourth time actor Ricky Gervais took over the hosting duties since 2010. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association once again choose the winners at this year’s ceremony. The acclaimed drama, ‘The Revenant,’ was the top winner of the night, as the film was honored with the Best Motion Picture – Drama award. The film’s celebrated win closed the ceremony, after the filmmakers were presented with the trophy by Harrison Ford. Alejandro González Iñárritu,  [ Read More ]


Netflix’s The Get Down Gets A New Trailer

Posted by Rudie Obias On January - 8 - 2016 0 Comment

A rag tag group of teenagers run wild in the streets of the Bronx in the late 70′s. The new TV series stars Jimmy Smits, Justice Smith, Herizen Guardiola, Shameik Moore, Skylan Brooks, T.J. Brown Jr., Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Mamoudou Athie, and Giancarlo Esposito. Directed by Baz Luhrmann. All 13 episodes drop on Netflix sometime in 2016.


Celebrate the Holidays with Festive 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Posted by Karen Benardello On December - 11 - 2015 0 Comment
Miley Cyrus Christmas Sweater

Spending quality time with family and friends during the holiday season can be the most exciting and rewarding experience for many people. But for others, their time is even more gratifying if they honor their relationships by giving their loved ones exhilarating presents. So Shockya has complied a list of the most thrilling and intriguing rewards of 2015 with a festive holiday gift guide, which is in part inspired by some of everyone’s favorite celebrities. One of the most celebrated gifts in recent years is the holiday sweater, which many people love to wear for any occasion, especially parties. The inventive Scottish-based website, MorphCostumes, features such creative designs as the  [ Read More ]


The launch of “Almost Legal,” stoner icon Tommy Chong’s new show on FilmOn.com, will see new and exciting guest on the late night talk show. This week, Killer Mike and Chef Roy Choi, who is the LA food scene’s new hero and creator of the restaurant Pot at the Line Hotel in Koreatown, will make guest appearances and you can now watch it OnDemand on FilmOn.com. “Almost Legal” is a new co-production with Chongson and FilmOn Networks with the title sponsor WeedMaps. It’s also a “Cannabis Infused Talk and Variety Show” that will highlight “anything that affects the pot smoker’s status in any way, negative or positive.” Throughout the season,  [ Read More ]

Fix My Mom with Laura Baron in Exclusive Clip for Oxygen TV's Reality Show Series Premiere

Daughters are meant to depend on their mothers for support when they need encouragement to thrive in life. But the most complex situations daughters will face can become even more problematic if they don’t have unrelenting approval from their parent. Oxygen’s new television series, ‘Fix My Mom,’ explores these complicated dynamics, as it follows five vibrant mother-daughter pairs who are pushed beyond their comfort zones. To show that these children and their parents are determined to make a final effort to salvage the relationships they hold most dear, Shockya is premiering an exclusive clip from tonight’s series premiere of ‘Fix My Mom.’ Life coach Laura Baron, who appears on the  [ Read More ]


With the Republican National Debate on CNN last night, it looks like a good opportunity to for the would-be Democratic Presidential Candidate, Hillary Clinton, to poke fun of the Republican frontrunner Donald Trump. Take a look below: Donald Trump’s Phone Call with Hillary Clinton Donald Trump calls Hillary Clinton to interview her before her “Tonight Show” appearance. Hillary Clinton Has a Good Time Watching Donald Trump’s Campaign Hillary Clinton talks to Jimmy about Donald Trump’s chances in the presidential race. Hillary Clinton Impersonates Donald Trump Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton talks about her teleprompter use and gives her impression of a Donald Trump speech. As a bonus video from “The  [ Read More ]

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