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PR: Aygo: From Street To Manga Superhero - Original adventure featuring Toyota’s city car to be launched at MCM London Comic Con

by Grant Whiteon October 14, 2014
AYGO: FROM STREET TO MANGA SUPERHERO   Original adventure featuring Toyota’s city car to be launched at MCM London Comic Con The Toyota Aygo enters a new dimension, speeding from the city streets to the frames of an original Manga cartoon. Leading Manga artist Sonia Leong has been commissioned by Toyota to create an adventure story […]
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Captain America And Iron Man In Civil War

by Alex Beanon October 14, 2014
Last month, Robert Downey, Jr. had been hinting around about a possibility of returning to his signature role as Iron Man/Tony Stark in the Marvel superhero film universe but there were no specifics being bandied about – until now. Downey, Jr. is engaged in negotiations to play Iron Man/Tony Stark in “Captain America 3”, which […]

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NYCC 2014: Day 4 Cosplay Gallery

by Ed Liuon October 13, 2014
Cosplay photos from the fourth and last day of New York Comic Con 2014. For bigger photos, social media links, a few bonus photos, and smart-ass commentary, hit up my Flickr album for day 4.   The Healthy Harlequin (who I really should have recognized and said, “Hello” to). THE PAINTED PINUPS It was late […]
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Daredevil Adds Four To Cast

by Alex Beanon October 12, 2014
The newest Marvel comics-inspired superhero program “Daredevil”, has added four members to its cast – Ayelet Zurer [“Man of Steel”], Vondie Curtis-Hall [“Romeo & Juliet”], Bob Gunton [“The Shawshank Redemption”] and Toby Leonard Moore [“Underbelly”] – those four will play, respectively, Vanessa Marianna, Ben Urich, Leland “The Owl” Owlsley and Wesley in the series about […]

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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 […]