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NYCC 2014: Day 1 Cosplay Gallery

by Ed Liuon October 10, 2014
This may come as a surprise to some, but apparently people get dressed up in costumes and walk around comic book conventions, and nobody thinks this is odd. Below are the photos we’ve taken of the most impressive cosplayers from the first day of New York Comic Con. For links to Facebook/Instagram/whatever sites, identification, one […]
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Constantine Awarded Three Extra Scripts

by Alex Beanon October 8, 2014
The new NBC comic book-based series “Constantine” has been awarded three extra scripts for its fledgling season. The series, based on the “Hellblazer” DC comic book, stars Matt Ryan in the leading role of John Constantine who is a combination con man/supernatural detective who must inevitably attempt to save humanity from the evils of the […]

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Nicholas D’Agosto Will Be Two-Face In Gotham

by Alex Beanon October 3, 2014
Nicholas D’Agosto [“Masters of Sex”] will play the role of Two-Face [aka Harvey Dent] in the Batman-themed “Gotham” television drama series on Fox. Two-Face begins as assistant district attorney Harvey Dent – an ally of Batman’s fight against crime in Gotham City – but when mob boss Sal Maroni tosses acid at him, causing his […]
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Dominic Cooper Joins Agent Carter Cast

by Alex Beanon September 30, 2014
Dominic Cooper [“Need for Speed”] will be joining the cast of the upcoming Captain America-themed television series “Agent Carter” on ABC – where he will reprise his role as Howard Stark from “Captain America: The First Avenger”. “Agent Carter” is set to debut on ABC in 2015. Source: The Hollywood Reporter

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Marvel Gets SNL Trailer Treatment

by Alex Beanon September 28, 2014
Marvel has been mining comic book material for feature films and, as a result, printing money with each successful movie – which has made them fair game for the “Saturday Night Live” crew, who created a trailer for any number of upcoming Marvel movies…
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Marvel and Jack Kirby Estate Settle Long-Running Legal Dispute

by Ed Liuon September 26, 2014
Variety reports that Marvel Entertainment and the estate of Jack Kirby have settled their long-running legal dispute over the rights to characters Kirby created or co-created in his long tenure working for Marvel Comics, including the X-Men, the Incredible Hulk, the Fantastic Four, Thor, the Avengers, and Spider-Man. Kirby’s estate had filed a request to […]

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TNT Acquires Television Rights To Marvel Films

by Alex Beanon September 18, 2014
If you want to watch the various superhero-themed movies from Marvel on television in the future, chances are you will be tuning into the TNT cable network. That’s because TNT has purchased the network broadcast rights to the next five Marvel feature films beginning with “The Avengers: Age of Ultron”. Each Marvel film will show […]
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CW Reveals New Arrow Poster For Season Three

by Alex Beanon September 17, 2014
The CW cable network unveiled their new “Arrow” poster for the upcoming third season of the comic book-based drama series starring Stephen Amell as the title character. In the poster, only three people [Arrow, Roy and Diggle] look menacing – well, 2.5, actually, Diggle just looks mildly perturbed – as they strut down the boulevard […]

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Fox Turns To Lucifer

by Alex Beanon September 17, 2014
Fox continues to delve into the comic book universe with an order for a pilot episode based on the Vertigo comic “Lucifer” about the lord from hell becoming bored with his underworld realm and opening a piano bar in Los Angeles. “Lucifer” is expected to have its pilot episode debut in 2015. Source: Variety
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The Flash Resurrects Dr. Tina McGee

by Alex Beanon September 15, 2014
For the new version of “The Flash”, the CW network has decided to bring back Amanda Pays – the actress who played Dr. Tina McGee on the original television series that ran for one season in 1990-91 on CBS. Pays, however, will not play her original role, but rather that of a geneticist in a […]