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Boom! Studios Signs TV Deal With Fox

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Comic book publisher Boom! Studios – whose comic book or graphic novel roster includes Farscape, Hellraiser and Warhammer – has signed a deal with Fox television for future broadcast and cable projects. Boom! Studios currently has 29 original series which they expect to expand to 35 in 2015. Source: Deadline Hollywood

Eight More Join Ant-Man Cast

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Joining Michael Douglas, Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly on the cast of the comic book movie “Ant-Man” will be a slew of actors and actresses led by Judy Greer [“Archer”], John Slattery [“Mad Men”] and Bobby Cannavale [“Chef”] – however none of the eight have specified roles yet. “Ant-Man” is currently scheduled to be released […]

First Ant-Man Photo Surfaces – Not At A Picnic, Though

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Filming on the comic book movie “Ant-Man” has begun, starring Paul Rudd as Scott Lang [aka Ant-Man] and the first photo of Rudd has already emerged although it does not show Rudd in any Ant-Man regalia. “Ant-Man” is currently scheduled to be released on July 17, 2015. Source: Box Office Mojo

Powers Add A Pair

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“Powers”, the new series that will be debuting on the Sony PlayStation network later this year has added Sharlto Copley [“Maleficent”] and Michelle Forbes [“The Killing”] to the cast, joining Eddie Izzard. Copley will play the lead character of Christian Walker while Forbes will play Retro Girl in the futuristic story line where police detectives […]

Apollo Rising At Sony

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A new superhero-like movie is emerging at Sony called “Apollo Rising” from the comic book mind of Stan Lee, creator of various popular comic book characters. The movie will be about traditional Greek gods who mingle amongst the mere mortals, with a focus on Apollo, the Greek god of music and poetry. “Apollo Rising” does […]

Gatorade Creates League Of Captains

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After jumping on the comic book character bandwagon last year by partnering with DC Comics and creating “The Blender” and “MegaWatt” comic book-like characters out of NFL players Cam newton and JJ Watt to sell their sports drinks, Gatorade has decided to jump all the on this year and created the “League of Champions” – […]

Warner Bros To Disney/Marvel – “It’s On!” - Launches Comic Book Movie Onslaught

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Disney/Marvel has pretty much had the comic book superhero movie blockbuster category to themselves for most of the decade so far but Warner Bros has thrown down the gauntlet this week by announcing they will have 13 – count ‘em, 13 – new films over the course of the next five and a half years […]

Sony Prepping Female Superhero Movie For 2017

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Sony is preparing a female-themed superhero movie with the female superhero expected to come from the Spider-Man universe of characters. Candidates for who that might be range from Black Cat to Firestar to Spider-Woman with no clear-cut favorite at this point. Sony is expecting to have a 2017 release date for their female superhero movie. […]

Snoopy Gets Fancy Attire

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Charlie Brown seemingly only has that single shirt with a zig zag stripe going through it while Linus, Lucy, Sally and Peppermint Patty all seem to have the same clothes on every television show or comic strip with only colors periodically changing and Snoopy – he doesn’t wear any clothes because dogs usually don’t. But […]

More Ants Jump Off Sinking Ant-Man Ship

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First director Edgar Wright washed his hands of Disney/Marvel’s “Ant-Man” feature film project when he had the customary creative differences with Marvel honcho Kevin Feige and now there is more fallout as actors Patrick Wilson, Matt Gerald and Kevin Weisman have all disembarked from the “Ant-Man” movie. Marvel’s official explanation is that Gerald’s and Weisman’s […]

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