Heroes, Green Lantern: First Flight, Watchmen: March 3rd Comic Reel

Tue, March 3rd, 2009 at 7:19am PST

TV/Film
Hannibal Tabu, Columnist

HEROES

Is there trouble in paradise for the NBC series? Actor Greg Grunberg wrote in his Twitter feed, "Tough to say goodbye to crew not knowing if any or all of us will return next year." Within three minutes he posted a follow up, saying, "Don't get me wrong, #Heroes IS coming back next next year, but some crew take other jobs, so it's tough." Okay ...

Herosite also has a new photo of "Smallville" vet John Glover in his new role on the show.

Next episode, "Shades of Gray," March 9, 2009.

GREEN LANTERN: FIRST FLIGHT

We got an email from Brenden at The Blu Ray Blog, noting the new YouTube video focused on the animated feature.

Starring Christopher Meloni, release date: July 28, 2009.

BLACK PANTHER

CBR News checked out the Wondercon panel looking at the new animated series and provides some details about the show.

Scheduled to be released later this year.

WATCHMEN

Did you miss the Dr. Manhattan-centric character montage aired on NBC? No problem, you can check it out on their website.

Meanwhile, CBR News has a feature article with producers Lawrence Gordon, Lloyd Levin and Deborah Snyder.

Finally, Six Minutes to Midnight has been launched, which will show you a 10-minute long interactive trailer if you'll just enter your name.

Starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan, release date March 6, 2009.

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CBR News also has also has coverage of the Elijah Wood-fueled animated film.

Release date: September 9, 2009.

NO HEROICS

CBR's own Rich Johnston noted that comics artist Jock ("The Losers") has been contracted to design costumes for the ABC pilot.

No release date announced.

DEAD OF NIGHT

A report from IESB notes that actors Brandon Routh and Sam Huntington will reunite for the first time since "Superman Returns" in the "Dylan Dog" adaptation.

Directed by Kevin Monroe, release date: 2009.

SMALLVILLE

How about some production stills from the next new episode? Thanks, Kryptonsite!

Next episode: "Infamous," March 12, 2009.

SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD

What the heck is director Edgar Wright doing on the Oni Press adaptation? You might be able to get some hints from photos posted here, here, here and here.

Starring Michael Cera, release date: 2009.

KEEPING IT REEL

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