Westworld’s Clifton Collins Jr. to do Career Retrospective

Clifton Collins Jr

Native Los Angeleno and Westworld star Clifton Collins Jr. (Lawrence) is set to appear in First Take’s kickoff panel event for their upcoming ‘Celebrity Master Series’.

The event is taking place in San Francisco’s Sir Francis Drake Hotel on Saturday, May 20th, from 12-3pm. Appearing alongside Collins Jr. will be Lord of the Rings and King Kong casting director Victoria Burrows. The duo are slated to have an in depth talk about their respective journeys up the Hollywood ladder and how their pasts have influenced who they are as professionals today.

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Westworld’s Evan Rachel Wood on Playing the Hero; Angela Sarafyan Talks Theories

Evan Rachel Wood Exit Magazine Spring 2017 Photoshoot
Photo credit: Michael Schwartz for Exit Magazine

Evan Rachel Wood is riding high on a wave of popularity after her outstanding performance as Dolores Abernathy on Westworld. She has become quite the cover model, first appearing in Elle Canada’s May issue and now featured in the spring/summer edition of Exit Magazine. Fashion Gone Rogue offers a sneak peek at some of the photos, as well as a snippet from her interview.

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Ben Barnes On His Involvement In Westworld Season Two

Ben Barnes on his Involvement in Season Two

Ben Barnes is having quite the year so far. Along with starring as Logan in the freshman run of Westworld, the actor is currently wrapping up production in Brooklyn on Netflix’s first season of The Punisher. And oh yeah, he’s now also the face of a new fragrance, Uomo Salvatore Ferragamo.

At the launch party of said fragrance, W Magazine sat down with the actor to discuss, among other things, his role in the upcoming second season of HBO’s Wild West drama. His response, however, may not be one that fans were hoping for.

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Westworld Season Two Speculation: What will the hosts do next?

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“The second season is defined by chaos.” Those are the words from Westworld’s fearless co-creator / showrunner Jonathan Nolan during a featurette at the end of the season one finale.

But what does that really mean? What kind of chaos is Mr. Nolan referring to? While Nolan and fellow co-creator and showrunner Lisa Joy have offered very few details on the show’s upcoming second season, we here at Westworld Watchers think it’s never too early to jump on the speculation train. Won’t you join us in this delight?

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Westworld Featured in Hilarious New AT&T Ad!

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AT&T has just released a new Westworld-centric 30-second commercial for its ‘Unlimited Plus’ phone plan.

The spot, which stars Mark Wahlberg and his delightful Boston accent, begins with the actor walking out of a present-day coffee shop. We then find ourselves across the street from the Ted 2 star as a slew of vehicles, both ground and air-based, zoom past the frame, the last of which is a stagecoach and horses.
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Does Westworld Depict the Future of Robotics and AI?

Lee Sizemore and Hosts on Westworld

Westworld presents a vision of the future in which androids appear so lifelike they are virtually indistinguishable from humans. As in many other science fiction portrayals, the robots eventually turn on their creators. While our technology isn’t advanced enough yet, is that the direction we are headed in the field of Artificial Intelligence? Should we be concerned about the future of AI?

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Beyond Westworld: “Picturing Female Robots and Androids” in Media and Other Art Forms

Clementine Pennyfeather on Westworld

Westworld isn’t the first time beautiful, compliant androids have been portrayed onscreen – humans have a long history of fascination with artificial women. The idea of creating the “perfect woman” has been explored over time not only in film and television, but in art and literature as well. One of the earliest examples is the Greek myth of Pygmalion, who carves the ideal woman from ivory and marries her when she becomes real.

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FEDOR the Russian Sharp-Shooting Space-Exploring Robot

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Looks like we’ve inched one step closer to introducing our very own hosts into modern society!

Russian tech firm Android Technics has unveiled a new (and slightly concerning) feature for their humanoid robot creation, FEDOR (short for Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research). The upright robot has been given the capability of shooting handguns from each of its two hands simultaneously, and with pinpoint accuracy.

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