Comic Books

  • Will Connor Hawke Appear In ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ Episode 10? The Title Offers A Hint

    Posted Monday, January 18th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    About two months ago, we reported that ‘Legends of Tomorrow’, The CW’s new super group series that combines disparate heroes from throughout the DC Universe in a time travel adventure, would include Connor Hawke, a character who in the comics, is the son of Oliver Queen.  On ‘Arrow’, we know Oliver does have an illegitimate […]

  • Wardrobe Function: ‘Daredevil’ Showrunners Discuss Whether We’ll See Elektra In Superhero Costume Mode

    Posted Monday, January 18th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    With the premiere of ‘Daredevil’ Season 2 just around the corner, fans are beginning  to ask a lot of questions about the new characters Matt Murdock will be encountering the second time around, especially in regards to his dangerous ex-girlfriend, Elektra. One of the primary questions is about her costume, and whether it will stay […]

  • FX’s ‘Legion’ Will NOT Be Connected To The ‘X-Men’ Movies

    Posted Monday, January 18th, 2016 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    At the FX panel at the Television Critics Association winter press tour, FX president John Landgraf discussed the upcoming series based on the ‘X-Men’-based character Legion, a.k.a. David Haller, the illegitimate son of Professor Charles Xavier.  Legion is aptly named as his is a schizophrenic with multiple personalities, each of which possesses a different super […]

  • Chris Pine Raves About His ‘Wonder Woman’ Co-Star Gal Gadot, But Clams Up When It Comes To Lynda Carter

    Posted Monday, January 18th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -4
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    ‘Wonder Woman’ won’t twirl into theaters until next year.  In the meantime, Chris Pine is busy promoting his next feature ‘The Finest Hours’ (and he has a little flick coming out this summer called ‘Star Trek Beyond’!)  but he can’t dodge questions about his role as Steve Trevor in 2017′s super hero epic. He was quick […]

  • Warner Brothers Has Cast Wonder Woman’s Mother Hippolyta And It’s Not Robin Wright

    Posted Monday, January 18th, 2016 10:30 am GMT -4
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    After much speculation, Warner Brothers has found their Queen Hippolyta for ‘Wonder Woman’, and it’s Danish beauty Connie Nielsen.  Hippolyta is Wonder Woman’s mother and the leader of the Amazons, immortal warrior women who dwell on a secluded island called Themyscira or Paradise Island. There had earlier been buzz that Nicole Kidman was in talks for […]

  • FOX’s ‘Hellfire’ Loses ALL Of Its Writers, Future Now Questionable

    Posted Monday, January 18th, 2016 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Things appear to be advancing quite well for FX’s ‘Legion’ based on the comic book character David Haller, the illegitimate son of Professor Charles Xavier.  A second project was also in the work on sister network FOX entitled ‘Hellfire’ based on the nefarious Hellfire Club from the comics and as depicted in ‘X-Men: First Class’.  […]

  • Them’s Fightin’ Words: Boba Fett vs. Batman

    Posted Sunday, January 17th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    The following is part of a series pitting the merits and abilities of similar characters against each other. We open with a disclosure of the personal bias of the author then outline some ground rules and end with an example of how a fight between the two might unfold. Ground rules: Each fighter is equipped […]

  • ‘Thor’ Scribe Mark Protosevich Has Been Hired To Pen The New ‘Flash Gordon’

    Posted Sunday, January 17th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Thor’ screenwriter Mark Protosevich has been brought in to pen the adventures of another flaxen-haired comic hero.  Protosevich will script 20th Century Fox’s new film version of ‘Flash Gordon’ to which Matthew Vaughn (‘Kingsmen: The Secret Service’) is attached to direct.  A previous draft, written by ‘Star Trek Beyond”s J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay, was tossed […]

  • ‘Aquaman’ May Have Found His Mera In Amber Heard

    Posted Sunday, January 17th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    A couple of months ago, word surfaced that DC hero Mera would be included in Warner Brothers’ upcoming movies based on the DC Comics stable of characters.  According to those reports, the film version of Mera would be a warrior woman, comparable to Khaleesi on ‘Game of Thrones’ (played by Emilia Clark) and Furiosa in […]

  • 80s Action Tribute Graphic Novel ‘Sexcastle’ Is Getting A Big Screen Adaptation

    Posted Sunday, January 17th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    Usually when you hear the term ‘Sexcastle’ you’d probably not be thinking of Kyle Starks’ graphic novel but today it looks like Fox is taking this love letter to 80s action movies and bringing it to the big screen. As the graphic novel itself is full of more humor than the action that invades every […]

  • ‘The Punisher’ Reportedly Gets The Green Light As A Spin-Off Series From Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’

    Posted Sunday, January 17th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -4
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    There has been a lot of buzz and speculation about Jon Bernthal’s role as Frank Castle/The Punisher who takes a focal role on Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’ Season Two which arrives on March 18 in its entirety.  As cool as it will be to see The Punisher come to life and face off with Daredevil, The Punisher […]

  • The Legion Of Super Heroes Are Coming To Live Action On The Small Screen

    Posted Saturday, January 16th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    While attending the Television Critics Association winter press tour, DC Entertainment CCO Geoff Johns made one juicy announcement: “Keep watching…You’ll see a hint of the Legion on one of our shows.” Hmmm, but which one? The Legion of Super Heroes are a team of adolescent superheroes from various planets who band together to protect the United […]

  • Supergirl On Supergirl Action! Laura Vandervoort Joins ‘Supergirl’ As One Of Two New DC Characters

    Posted Saturday, January 16th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    SPOILER ALERT: This article contains information regarding the current season of ‘Supergirl’ including information from the comics which may be considered SPOILERS so proceed with caution. First, ‘Supergirl’ enlisted Helen Slater, the first live action Supergirl and Dean Cain, the Man of Steel on the 90s frothy guilty pleasure ‘Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman’ as […]

  • ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ Welcomes A Legend Of Yesterday: Jonah Hex

    Posted Saturday, January 16th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    The CW’s upcoming time travel superhero excursion ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ is set to collide with the Old West, as it has been announced that DC Comics’ most famous western hero Jonah Hex is slated to appear. Hex is a former Confederate soldier whose face is badly disfigured and branded with a scar that is called the […]

  • Power To The People: NBC Execs Discuss How Many Superheroes We Might See In ‘Powerless’

    Posted Friday, January 15th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Ever since it was announced that NBC and DC were teaming up to do a show called ‘Powerless‘ about a group of average people working for an insurance company that exists within DC’s world of superheroes, fans have been curious about how exactly they would handle the superhero presence in the show. The biggest question […]