Celebrating the OG MTV VJs

As regular readers of TG Daily know, we’re big fans of the good old days of MTV.

Mystery Men return... On Blu-ray

I've been a fan of Ben Stiller since The Ben Stiller show on MTV, and it's a trip to see that Zoolander is now being hailed as a legendary comedy. 



The Host featurette explores the cave

MTV has posted an interview featurette for Chockstone Pictures’ upcoming young adult fantasy film, The Host.

Teen Wolf season 2 trailer bites the whole class

Teen Wolf had a good first season, even if it did suffer from a few weaknesses in the effects department, along with a bit of overacting from the teenaged stars  - or possibly melodramatic direction from the showrunners.

In memory of three music greats


The passing of Dick Clark was a sad event for many generations of fans who grew up loving rock and roll.

Behind the scenes with Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

It sounds like a really goofy idea: take the live of Abraham Lincoln, often cited as the greatest US president, and throw in some vampires.

Take that, MTV!

Yes, there were music videos before MTV, and we've had obviously live rock performances on TV since the dawn of the medium.

Kurt Loder is back!

Back before I abandoned MTV altogether, one of my favorite newscasters was Kurt Loder. 

You may recall Loder was one of the top reporters at the network during the era MTV helped Clinton win the election, and his reporting, and sharp, dry wit, were great to tune into.

The triumph of Beavis and Butthead

After much speculation how the public would welcome them back, looks like Beavis and Butthead got the last laugh, or the last "Uh, huh, huh, heh, heh." 



Beavis and Butthead are back on MTV!

Although it will take some time to see how the ratings hold up and what the court of public opinion ultimately thinks, the reviews are now in on the resurrection of Beavis and Butthead. 



Beavis and Butthead are ready for prime time

Beavis and Butthead are scheduled to return to MTV on October 27. The rebooted series will undoubtedly feature certain favorite elements from the original show, with some new things thrown in as well. 



J.J. Abrams teases Star Trek 2 details

MTV has released a short video of an impromptu interview with J.J. Abrams regarding the upcoming Star Trek film.

Why MTV used to rock

Although I haven’t watched it in many years, I look back on the early days of MTV fondly, and was surprised to see it hitting its 30th anniversary this month.  



The chemistry of Teen Wolf

Teen Wolf is an excellent teen horror drama, but it’s obviously not perfect.

On the bullets and angst of Teen Wolf

Teen Wolf is surprisingly well written. Of course, I’m willing to admit that I did not want to like the show. 

New Wolfman film may be another reboot

It’s only been about a year since the recent Wolf Man reboot, but now it’s apparently time for another.

On the bites and brothers in Teen Wolf

Over the weekend, MTV debuted its new supernatural teen drama series, Teen Wolf. It wasn’t as bad as a expected.

Samsung deals with MTV for exclusive Galaxy Tab app

If you want to be able to irritate people wherever you go, get a Samsung Galaxy Tab, because it comes with a new, exclusive MTV app allowing you to watch Jersey Shore anytime, anywhere.

Is MTV unfairly profiling Obama’s town hall audience?

A recent MTV casting call for an upcoming President Obama town hall meeting is prompting heated allegations of discriminatory profiling and screening.

Foursquare and MTV want to know if you have an STD

Foursquare and MTV have teamed up to promote a special virtual "badge" for users who check into health clinics and get tested for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).