‘Fantasy Island’ Canceled After Two Seasons on Fox
Fox won’t be making any more trips to Fantasy Island. The network has canceled its drama series after two seasons and 23 episodes. The end for the series comes a day after its second-season finale aired. Created and run by Elizabeth Craft and Sarah Fain, Fantasy Island is a sequel to and update of the […]
Hollywood Flashback: ‘Fantasy Island’ Offered Viewers an Escapist Paradise
In summer 2021, as a surge in COVID-19 cases linked to the delta variant quickly scuttled vacation plans, the satirical HBO series The White Lotus transported viewers to an idyllic Hawaiian setting. The Emmy contender is the latest in a line of series — from Gilligan’s Island to Baywatch to Lost — taking fans from […]
‘Fantasy Island’ Renewed for Second Season at Fox
Fox is charting a course back to Fantasy Island. The network has picked up a second season of the drama starring Roselyn Sanchez, which had its inaugural run during the summer. The show from Sony Pictures TV, Gemstone Studios and Fox Entertainment is a reboot of the 1977-84 ABC show led by Ricardo Montalban. Sanchez […]
Fox’s ‘Fantasy Island’: TV Review
Roselyn Sánchez figuratively steps into Ricardo Montalbán's white suit as the proprietor of a wish-fulfillment resort on a mystical island in this update of the beloved ABC drama.
‘Fantasy Island’: First Teaser Trailer for Fox Reboot of ’80s Classic
Ready to return to Fantasy Island? Fox’s reboot of the classic series has released its first teaser trailer. The clip is brief, but it does introduce the show’s star, Elena Roarke (Roselyn Sanchez, Devious Maids). The character is described as a descendant of the iconic Mr. Roarke from the original show. Here’s the show’s official […]
‘Fantasy Island’: Roselyn Sanchez to Star in Fox Reboot
The 'Grand Hotel' alum will play a descendant of Ricardo Montalban's Mr. Roarke.
‘Fantasy Island’ Update Scores Straight-to-Series Order at Fox
Fox is headed to 'Fantasy Island': The network has given a straight-to-series order to a reboot of the 1970s series.
Portia Doubleday on ‘Fantasy Island’ and Saying Goodbye to ‘Mr. Robot’
In October 2019, Portia Doubleday shocked 'Mr. Robot' fans when she stated that it was her decision to leave the show earlier than expected. “A lot of factors went into that. I thought about it for months and months and months,” Doubleday tells The Hollywood Reporter.
‘Fantasy Island’ Star Michael Pena on Filling Ricardo Montalban’s Shoes and ‘Ant-Man 3’
Twenty years ago, Michael Pena could only fantasize about auditioning for leading roles. Now, he’s leading movies like Fantasy Island with regularity.
Box Office: ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Zooming to $55M-Plus U.S. Opening
Paramount's 'Sonic the Hedgehog' zoomed to a solid $3M on the Thursday night of its opening weekend, where it is expected to earn a four-day holiday weekend box office gross in the $45 million to $50 million range.
Movie Trailers This Week: ‘Fast and Furious 9,’ ‘Mulan,’ ‘A Quiet Place Part II’
Justin Lin directs Fast and Furious 9, starring Charlize Theron, Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Helen Mirren and John Cena.
Movie Trailers This Week: ‘Sonic the Hedgehog,’ ‘Fantasy Island,’ ‘Seberg’
'Sonic the Hedgehog' released a new trailer this week starring Jim Carrey with Ben Schwartz as the voice of Sonic. The initial trailer prompted fan back-lash, causing a three-month push back for the film for character redesign. Watch all new film trailers here.