Comic Book Resources Interviews Josh Olson on "Batman Gotham Knight"

by Ed Liuon July 16, 2008
Comic Book Resources has posted a brief interview with Oscar-winning screenwriter Josh Olson about his segment in the Batman Gotham Knight direct-to-video movie. Olson discusses why his agent thinks he’s crazy, the inspiration for his chapter “Have I Got a Story for You,” how he approached writing his first cartoon, and what he’s working on […]

Marvel & BET to Show "Panther" Preview at Comic-Con

by Dan Collinson July 15, 2008
Superhero Hype reports that Marvel and BET will show a sneak peek of the upcoming cartoon The Black Panther at this year’s annual Comic-Con in San Diego on Saturday July 26. The series will be adapted from the first six issues written by BET President of Entertainment, Reginald Hudlin. The series will air on BET […]

Newsarama Talks "Deadshot" with Alan Burnett

by Ed Liuon July 15, 2008
Newsarama has spoken with writer Alan Burnett about “Deadshot,” his contribution to the Batman Gotham Knight direct-to-video movie. Burnett discusses how he landed the job to write the segment, why he selected Deadshot as the antagonist of his chapter, the work he did on tying the individual chapters together, how he feels about the work […]

"Iron Man: Armored Adventures" Trailer On-Line

by Ed Liuon July 14, 2008
The trailer for Marvel’s upcoming Iron Man: Armored Adventures has appeared on-line. The new animated series is scheduled to debut on the Nicktoons Network in the spring of 2009. (via Comic Book Resources Comics Reel)

Bruce Timm Talks "Batman Gotham Knight" with Comic Book Resources

by Ed Liuon July 11, 2008
Comic Book Resources has posted an article talking with executive producer Bruce Timm about Batman Gotham Knight, the direct-to-video movie that was released to stores this past Tuesday. Timm discusses what he was looking forward to in the collaboration with Japanese anime studios, why Batman is malleable enough to withstand experimentation, how he would have […]

Marvel Animation Age Posts 3 New Images from "Next Avengers" DTV

by Ed Liuon July 10, 2008
The Marvel Animation Age has received three screengrabs from the upcoming direct-to-video movie Next Avengers, inspired by the Avengers comic book franchise from Marvel. The screengrabs also came with information about the panel for the movie at San Diego Comic Con on Friday, July , 2008, at 8:30 PM in room 6A. The panel will […]

Christopher Drake on Scoring "Batman Gotham Knight"

by Ed Liuon July 10, 2008
Comic Book Resources has interviewed composer Christopher Drake on his work scoring two of the six short films in Batman Gotham Knight, the direct-to-video animated movie from Warner Home Video available now. Drake discusses how he worked with the producers and the other composers, his love of Batman and how it inspired his work, and […]

Ana Ortiz on Being Detective Anna Ramirez in "Batman Gotham Knight"

by Ed Liuon July 8, 2008
Warner Home Video has issued a new press release interview for Batman Gotham Knight. Actress Ana Ortiz (Ugly Betty) had originally auditioned for the role of Detective Anna Ramirez for The Dark Knight. She lost the role to Monique Curren, but was cast in the same part in the direct-to-video movie by Andrea Romano, who […]

PR: "Ugly Betty" Star Ana Ortiz Plays Animated Detective in "Batman Gotham Knight"

by Ed Liuon July 8, 2008
“UGLY BETTY” STAR ANA ORTIZ PLAYS ANIMATED DETECTIVE IN DC UNIVERSE ORIGINAL FILM “BATMAN GOTHAM KNIGHT” As one of the stars of the ABC hit series “Ugly Betty,” Ana Ortiz has enchanted the primetime audience playing Hilda Suarez, big sister to the title character. Today, Ortiz offers fans a 180-degree acting pivot from her most […]

New Interviews On-Line with "Batman Gotham Knight" Talent

by Ed Liuon July 8, 2008
The latest Word Balloon podcast has interviewed a number of the talents behind the Batman Gotham Knight direct-to-video movie, including executive producer Bruce Timm; composer Christopher Drake; and writers Greg Rucka, Brian Azzarello, Alan Burnett, and Josh Olson. Rucka is also the subject of an interview with Comic Book Resources, where he admits that his […]