About Heath McKnight

Editor and Web Content Manager at doddleNEWS; I've been a writer for over 10 years, and a producer/director/editor in film and video for over 16 years. I've written for TopTenREVIEWS, Digital Media Net, Videomaker and other sites and magazines.

New X-Men: Apocalypse Trailer

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By Heath McKnight We're a month away from X-Men: Apocalypse, the movie that promises to wrap up the First Class trilogy, and Bryan Singer has delivered probably the best trailer to date. Take a look at the newest X-Men: Apocalypse … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny – Star Wars: The Force Awakens Alternate HISHE

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) As you can probably tell, I'm a big fan of the videos from our friends at How It Should Have Ended. And while we already published their Star Wars: The Force Awakens HISHE, here is an alternate version, plus LEGO. Have a great … [Read more...]

Thalo & Doddle Acquire LarryJordan.com & DigitalProductionBuzz.com

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Larry Jordan Joins the Thalo.com and Doddle Team Thalo.com Artist Community, in conjunction with its sister site, Doddle (Doddleme.com a leading online resource for the video and film industry) has acquired Larry Jordan & Associates, Inc.’s assets and rights to its portfolio websites … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny: Batman V Superman Trailer – Homemade

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Well, it's FINALLY here, after 3.5 years of waiting, the titanic tussle between The Dark Knight and The Man of Steel, Zack Snyder's Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice! Some of the biggest stories in doddleNEWS' history have included superheroes, but it seemed like … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny – How Deadpool Should Have Ended

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By Heath McKnight It's been a little over a month since Deadpool opened and basically far exceeded everyone's expectations, having grossed $331.9 million in North America (beating Iron Man) and $379.2 million internationally, with a worldwide total of $711 million-plus. And of course there's a … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny – Jimmy Fallon’s TGIF Show Theme

THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 0430 -- Pictured: (l-r) Back Row: Kirk “Captain Kirk” Douglas, Ian Hendrickson-Smith, Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter, Damon “Tuba Gooding Jr.” Bryson, Frank “Knuckles” Walker, Dave Guy, James “Kamal” Gray; Front Row: James Poyser, Steve Higgins, Jimmy Fallon, Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, and Mark Kelley during the "TGIF Tonight Show Open" on March 3, 2016 -- (Photo by: Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)

By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Remember TGIF on ABC, Thank Goodness It's Funny? It was a staple in my house on Friday nights in the 1980s and early 90s: Family Matters (Urkel!), Full House, Perfect Strangers, Dinosaurs, Step By Step, and more. EW has a cool oral history of TGIF. With shows … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Batman V Superman

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Nearly three years after the initial announcement of Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice (and the shock of Ben Affleck's casting as Batman), the movie is now 3 weeks from debuting. To that end, we have a few Friday's Funny Feature videos, one of which is a chance to … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – How Star Wars: The Force Awakens Should Have Ended

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) I think we can all agree JJ Abrams and his cast & crew knocked Star Wars: The Force Awakens out of the park. Huge critical acclaim, plus it made over $922 million in North America, and over $2 billion globally. But that doesn't mean it isn't impervious to our … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Egg Russian Roulette with Peyton Manning & Magic Johnson

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Fresh off the Denver Broncos' Super Bowl 50 win, Peyton Manning went on Jimmy Fallon's show, which also featured legendary NBA star Magic Johnson. It didn't take long before Jimmy convinced them to play Egg Russian Roulette: Which egg is raw and which one is hard … [Read more...]

Interview: Cam Winstanley, Author Of Noir Future Thriller B-spine

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Cam Winstanley is the British author of B-spine, a crazy, futuristic and neo-noir thriller that is epic and definitely a dark tale of what the future could bring. The story is about is set in 2098, and is about 'the North American Union and biotechnology isn’t … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Star Wars

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) We haven't had a Friday's Funny Feature in a while, and since Star Wars: The Force Awakens opened and smashed records left and right, there have been some pretty hilarious Star Wars videos. And of course, I had to share. Have a great weekend! Undercover Kylo … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Megadeth’s Holiday Album With Jenny Lewis

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) We ran this last year, but it's so funny, I decided it needed to come back. Famous thrash-metal band Megadeth have released a Holiday album, just in time for Christmas! And it features singer/actress Jenny Lewis. Merry Christmas and enjoy your weekend! … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Star Wars Edition

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) FINALLY! Three-plus years after Disney bought Lucasfilm and greenlighted Ep. VII, JJ Abrams' Star Wars: The Force Awakens is opening! So it's appropriate that we feature some funny Star Wars videos for Friday's Funny Feature! First up is a sing-along with Jimmy … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Katniss vs. Hermione Rap Battle

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Two of the biggest literary and cinematic franchises in the past 15+ years has been Harry Potter and The Hunger Games. Though Harry's last film was in 2011, we're getting a sequel stage play and next year, a prequel movie in Fantastic Beasts. With The Hunger Games, … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – SPECTRE Deleted Scene

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) With SPECTRE opening today (read our review here), it's only appropriate that Friday's Funny Feature has a deleted scene from the movie, as James Bond (Daniel Craig) tries to rent a car from a hapless clerk (Stephen Colbert, in an award winning role). Have a great … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Michael Dell, A Parody Of The Steve Jobs Movie

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) In 1997, Michael Dell famously said of Apple, if he were CEO, "What would I do? I’d shut it down and give the money back to the shareholders." We know how that turned out. With Danny Boyle and Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs opening, it seemed appropriate that this … [Read more...]