Comics, Etc.

Review: “Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin I: Blue Eyed Casval” – What The Red Comet Speeds From

by Grant Whiteon March 6, 2015
Although most of the attention seemed to go to plans for the anniversary coming in five years, Gundam’s 35th anniversary did not pass without incident. For the first time in a while, two Gundam shows have been broadcast at the same time: Reconguista in G and Build Fighters Try. As both these shows near the […]

The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus Tells Conan He Would “Rock” a Gay Daryl Storyline

by Shawn Hopkinson March 4, 2015
Norman Reedus says he would have no problem playing his The Walking Dead character Daryl as gay. Reedus tells Conan O’Brien that question was raised when someone asked The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman if Daryl would take over the role of Jesus, a “real badass” from the comics who is also gay. Kirkman admitted […]


Tom Ellis To Play Lucifer

by Alex Beanon February 27, 2015
Actor Tom Ellis [“Rush”] has been tabbed to play the lead role in the Fox pilot, “Lucifer”. Ellis will play the DC comic book character who leaves his underground abode for the sunnier climate of modern-day Los Angeles where he assists the police – sorta – by dishing out punishments to criminals. “Lucifer” is expected […]

Supergirl Pilot Adds More Cast Members

by Alex Beanon February 27, 2015
The CBS pilot episode for “Supergirl” is adding a couple new cast members – Chyler Leigh [“Grey’s Anatomy”] and David Harewood [“Homeland”]. Starring Melissa Benoist in the lead role and with Calista Flockhart [“Ally McBeal”] playing media magnate Cat Grant, Leigh will play Alexandra Danvers, Supergirl’s sister, while Harewood plays a former CIA agent who […]

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“Batman: Arkham Knight” Gets “M for Mature” Rating

by Dan Collinson February 26, 2015
Superhero Hype (Via IGN) reports that the upcoming Batman: Arkham Knight video game will be rated “M” for mature by the Entertainment Software Rating Board or ESRB.  Sefton Hill, founder of Rocksteady Games who created the previous Batman: Arkham games, stated that his company did not write or create the game with a rating in […]

Calista Flockhart To Play Cat Grant In Supergirl Pilot

by Alex Beanon February 24, 2015
Actress Calista Flockhart [“Ally McBeal”] will play media magnate Cat Grant in the upcoming “Supergirl” pilot that will air on CBS later this year. Flockhart’s character is based on the DC comics “Supergirl” storyline and has her as Supergirl’s boss at the media company. Flockhart most recently played Ellen Kelly-O’Rourke on “Full Circle”.


Morena Baccarin Lands Female Lead In Deadpool Flick

by Alex Beanon February 20, 2015
Morena Baccarin [“Homeland”] will play the female love interest of Ryan Reynolds’ lead character in the upcoming movie “Deadpool” based on the Marvel comic book character. “Deadpool” has Reynolds as an assassin who contracts cancer and then attempts to cure his cancer only to disfigure himself in the process. “Deadpool” is currently scheduled to be […]

Lucifer Emerges On Fox In Los Angeles

by Alex Beanon February 19, 2015
“Lucifer” has been given the green light by Fox to run amok in Los Angeles. The DC comic book character was granted a 60-minute pilot episode to pursue the plot line of the title character leaving his underground abode for the sunnier climate of modern-day Los Angeles where he assists the police – sorta – […]

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Spidey Joins Marvel Superhero Circus

by Alex Beanon February 10, 2015
It’s official – Sony’s Spider-man will join the Disney/Marvel Comics-based superhero movie and television universe with his appearance in a Marvel-run movie and then will appear in a Sony-run film after that – specifically on July 28, 2017. With the announcement that Spidey will occupy the late July release date slot in 2017, some films […]
Daredevil Pre-Apologizes For Bustin' Up The Furniture

Daredevil Pre-Apologizes For Bustin’ Up The Furniture

by Alex Beanon February 4, 2015
Rather than being reactive and apologizing after he has made a mess of things, Daredevil decides to take the opposite approach and pre-apologize for messing things up in this trailer for Marvel’s newest upcoming superhero offering on Netflix…